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Data Science Strategies in Stratified and Precision Medicine
Healthcare is an industry ripe for innovation and one that has undergone times of rapid change in the last few decades. An increasing amount of data is now available, allowing medical professionals to reach new heights in patient care and deliver better treatment options. Technology empowers... Read more
Deep Learning Could Aid Medical Professionals in Improved Medical Ventilator Control, Google AI Proposes
Mechanical ventilators have gained a lot of publicity amid the COVID-19 pandemic. These medical devices are one of the most crucial tools hospitals have for supporting patients with breathing troubles, but running them effectively can be challenging. Google AI seems to have devised a solution. In... Read more
Could Healthcare Innovation Be Hindered By a Data Scientist Shortage?
Like many other industries, healthcare has become increasingly reliant on digital data. This trend has birthed many positive improvements in care quality, affordability, efficiency, and more, but this innovation may be slowing. A shortage of healthcare data science workers is looming. Demand for STEM jobs has... Read more
The Growing Role of AI in the Post-Vaccine World
A common theme that surrounds the pandemic and post-vaccine world is the idea of adaptability. Businesses, schools, and families changed rapidly for the sake of everyone’s health and safety. This meant avoiding contact and shifting into virtual environments — an option that’s only possible in the... Read more
10 India-Based AI Startups Changing Healthcare
Although Silicon Valley attracts tons of attention in the artificial intelligence world, other countries are quietly and effectively revolutionizing multiple industries using AI. India has produced many exciting AI healthcare startups, especially those whose missions lie in making healthcare more affordable, more accurate, and more portable... Read more
Top 5 Applications of Machine Learning in Healthcare
Machine learning (ML) is a branch of artificial intelligence (AI), where computer systems independently find solutions to complex problems using recurring patterns in databases. Put differently, machine learning helps IT systems to recognize patterns from existing algorithms and datasets, then go ahead and develop appropriate solutions.... Read more
Healthcare AI: The Technologies, Tools, and Criteria That Matter
Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the power to change the healthcare industry for the better, but we’re just now scratching the surface of its potential. In addition to improved, more cohesive care, AI can help with a range of activities from vaccine development and accelerating clinical trials,... Read more
IBM Develops AI to Help Doctors with Personalized Healthcare
Sometimes the practice of medicine seems more of an art than a science. Doctors must weigh the knowledge that they gained during medical school, their understanding of their patients’ medical histories, the available treatment options, and, last but not least, their own experience to recommend a... Read more
DeepMind’s AlphaFold AI Could Accelerate Drug Discovery
DeepMind’s AlphaFold is poised to revolutionize protein structure prediction, and its many real-world applications, through machine learning. Predicting the folded structure of proteins from their DNA has always been a difficult and time-consuming process. However, DeepMind’s recent breakthrough with AlphaFold could significantly reduce the amount of... Read more
Role of Data for Living Healthy for Longer Time and Managing the Aging Demographic
The Global Future Council (GFC) on Human Enhancement and Longevity considers global data sharing as 1 of 4 critical workstreams. One model of best practice exists already: the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI) project, which has strict rules designed to encourage the sharing of collected data among... Read more