Google trained its AI to predict lung cancer
It wants to make screenings more accessible and increase the rate of early detection.
Parents may be able to spot ear infections with a paper cone and an app
It uses a smartphone and a paper funnel to detect fluid buildup.
Researchers train AI to spot Alzheimer’s disease ahead of diagnosis
Their neural network performed better than physicians in some cases.
UK promises funding for AI-based early cancer detection
It may send health data to for-profit companies, however.
Navajo Nation may undo genetic research ban in hopes of better care
Tribe leaders are working on a new policy that would allow research and protect genetic material.
Microscope advances could prevent multiple breast cancer surgeries
The invention will help surgeons identify left-behind cancerous tissue in real-time.
IBM's Watson AI saved a woman from leukemia
It discovered a rare illness that doctors had missed.
Digital pens help spot early signs of brain conditions
MIT researchers are using digital pens to predict the onset of brain conditions like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.
Smartphone accessory puts HIV diagnosis in doctors' pockets
People living in far-flung locations, especially in developing nations, could always use affordabl...