FDA approves AI-powered diagnostic that doesn’t need a doctor’s help
Marking a new era of “diagnosis by software,” the US Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday gave permission to a company called IDx to market an AI-powered diagnostic device for ophthalmology.
A Blockchain a Day? Big Pharma Seeks DLT Solution for Drug Costs
New 3D printer will combine all your medications in one personalized pill
AutoCompounder 3D printer can print custom pharmaceutical pills in a third of the time it would take a pharmacist to fill a capsule by hand.
Dr. Divya Chander: Improving Our Human Selves
Electrodes implanted in the brain enable quadriplegic people to interface with external machines. Being disabled will no longer be a disability. Curious to know more? Watch the incredibly engaging Dr. Divya Chander go deep on improving our human selves at Canada's inaugural Singularity University Summit:
Hospital of the Future
CDC and European Giant Tieto Take Blockchain into Healthcare
A Look at Blockchain Applications within Healthcare
With over a billion dollars in venture capital funding, blockchain technology has been regarded as the most disruptive technology since the Internet, as it has the potential to impact any industry that relies on trusted intermediaries. This includes the healthcare industry, and although the application of blockchain within healthcare has generated a huge amount of interest, there are many obstacles to success.
Simple breath test can detect cancer and 16 other diseases
Ancient Greek physicians figured that our breath was a strong health indicator, but researchers from the Israel Institute of Technology have proven just how tr...
AI will shape health care plans for US veterans
American veterans needing health care are about to get help from an unusual source: artificial intelligence. The Department of Veterans Affairs and Flow Health...
NVIDIA helps the US build an AI for cancer research
Microsoft isn't the only big-name tech company using AI to fight cancer. NVIDIA is partnering with the US Department of Energy and the National Cancer Institute...
Women in Business Q&A: Dr. Anita Goel, M.D., Ph.D., CEO of Nanobiosym
Dr. Anita Goel, M.D., Ph.D., is the Chairman and CEO of the Nanobiosym in Cambridge, Massachusetts. A world renowned nanotechnology scientist and entrepreneur as well as Harvard-MIT-trained physicist and physician, Dr. Goel is focused on delivering new game-changing technologies to decentralize the next generation of healthcare infrastructure.
MaRS launches initiative allowing healthcare providers to collaborate with startups
The program is designed to accelerate the development of technological breakthroughs by Ontario’s health ventures and facilitate their procurement within the
How To Create A Mind: Ray Kurzweil at TEDxSiliconAlley
In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TED...