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Cloud vs.edge computing: rethinking healthcare infrastructure

Cloud vs.edge computing: rethinking healthcare infrastructure

Newer concepts like edge computing are regularly discussed alongside the cloud within the healthcare sector, often as if they are each exclusive approaches to infrastructure. However, using one does not eradicate the ability to utilise the other.

Smart ring detects COVID-19 early

Smart ring detects COVID-19 early

According to new research, the Oura smart ring is indeed suitable for detecting COVID-19 infection up to three days before symptoms appear.

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.