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INDUSTRY NEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB

  • Hillel's Tech Corner: Making cancer patients belong 18 Jul 2019 20:52 Jerusalem Post BelongLife. (photo credit: Courtesy) It is no secret that Facebook, Twitter and other social platforms have become mainstream staples in most of our lives. But did you ever stop to think why that is? What is it about these networks that make them so …
  • European Society of Cardiology hosting digital summit in Tallinn 18 Jul 2019 18:32 DOTmed.com TALLINN, Estonia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The rapid evolution of digital technology and its impact on heart disease is the subject of an exciting new congress organised by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). The ESC is the world’s largest scientific society …
  • Anthill Ventures and HCG announce 6 startups for ‘Lumos Health’ programme 18 Jul 2019 08:56 Economic Times BENGALURU: Anthill Ventures, an investment platform for early-stage startups, in partnership with HealthCare Global Enterprises Limited (HCG) today announced that it has shortlisted six startups for Lumos Health. Lumos Health is a market access programme …
  • Test shown to improve accuracy in identifying precancerous pancreatic cysts 18 Jul 2019 05:32 Newswise Newswise — Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center study coauthors Anne Marie Lennon, Simeon Springer, Marco Dal Molin, Christopher Wolfgang and Bert Vogelstein will participate in a press teleconference organized by the American Association for the Advancement …
  • Tech- The rise and fall of Chinese search engine giant Baidu 18 Jul 2019 04:40 Beijing News AT Baidu’s annual Create AI Developer Conference in Beijing last Tuesday, co-founder and CEO Robin Li was delivering his opening address, talking about driverless cars when a young man burst onto the stage and poured cold water on him from a plastic bottle …

Expert Spotlight

Eric Schadt, PhD, CEO

Sema4, and Dean for Precision Medicine and the Jean C. and James W. Crystal Professor of Genomics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, chaired a session entitled “Expediting Patient Diagnosis and Treatment with AI and Machine Learning” at the 2018 Precision Medicine World Congress.

Szabolcs Nagy

is Co-Founder and CEO of Hungary-based Turbine, developer of the Simulated Cell, a fully interactable, digital model of a cancer cell. Turbine was also recently chosen as “Best AI Startup” by the Central European Startup Awards.

Mark H. Michalski, MD

Executive Director, Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Center for Clinical Data Science, says, “2018 will be the year AI becomes real for medicine. We’re going to move from algorithms to products and think more about integration and validation, so that these solutions can move from concepts to real, tangible solutions for our doctors.”

Jason Bhan, MD

is Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of New York City-based Prognos, which applies AI and clinical diagnostic data to develop advanced analytics solutions for the payer, diagnostics, and life science markets.