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Smart algorithm finds possible future treatment for childhood cancer

Smart algorithm finds possible future treatment for childhood cancer

Using a computer algorithm, scientists at Uppsala University have identified a promising new treatment for neuroblastoma.

Deep learning identifies molecular patterns of cancer

Deep learning identifies molecular patterns of cancer

An AI platform can analyze genomic data extremely quickly, picking out key patterns to classify different types of colorectal tumors and improve the drug discovery process.

AI-driven blood cell classification supports leukemia diagnosis

AI-driven blood cell classification supports leukemia diagnosis

Researchers show that deep learning algorithms perform similar to human experts when classifying blood samples from patients suffering from acute myeloid leukemia.

Big data can be used for personal health

Big data can be used for personal health

Years-long tracking of individuals’ biology helped define what it meant for them to be healthy and showed how changes from the norm could signal disease.

AI identifies key patterns of infant movements

AI identifies key patterns of infant movements

A video recording of an infant lying in bed can be analyzed with artificial intelligence to extract quantitative information useful for assessing the child’s development as well as the efficacy of ongoing therapy.

Beware of medical ‘shadow’ records, ‘black box’ tools

Beware of medical ‘shadow’ records, ‘black box’ tools

A team of experts led by two University of Michigan researchers calls for attention to this shadow record.