Artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence has unimaginable potential to revolutionize medicine. We cover the latest technology breakthroughs of machine learning, deep learning algorithms, neural networks and pattern recognition that process mindboggling amounts of data, spot even the smallest detail in medical images and help medical professionals in designing treatment plans.

The gait lab for the pocket – app-based fall prevention

The gait lab for the pocket – app-based fall prevention

Every day, elderly people fall – be it at home or in care facilities. Lindera aims to reduce the risk of falling with the help of artificial intelligence.

Artificial intelligence shortcuts introduce bias in cancer treatment

Artificial intelligence shortcuts introduce bias in cancer treatment

AI tools models are a powerful tool in cancer treatment. However, unless these algorithms are properly calibrated, they can sometimes make inaccurate or biased predictions.

AI predicts risk of developing type 2 diabetes

AI predicts risk of developing type 2 diabetes

Artificial intelligence could be used to predict who is at risk of developing type 2 diabetes—information that could be used to improve the lives of millions of Canadians.

Artificial intelligence for emergency management

Artificial intelligence for emergency management

A consortium aims to develop a platform that will serve as the basis for novel services and test the use of new artificial intelligence tools.

AI measures fat around heart to predict diabetes

AI measures fat around heart to predict diabetes

Researchers have developed a new artificial intelligence tool that is able to automatically measure the amount of fat around the heart from MRI scan images.

Harnessing AI to discover new drugs

Harnessing AI to discover new drugs

Artificial intelligence can recognise the biological activity of natural products in a targeted manner.

AI improves speech recognition in hearing aid

AI improves speech recognition in hearing aid

In noisy environments, it is difficult for hearing aid or hearing implant users to understand their conversational partner. Artificial intelligence could solve this problem.

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