AI Funding Oncology

AI Medical Service raises $42.9 Series B for AI-based software that checks endoscopy scans for signs of cancer

Released on October 8, 2019

AI Medical Service, a Tokyo-based company developing AI-based software to help detect gastric cancer, announced today that it has raised a […]

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AI Imaging Radiology

Radiologists call for ethics guidelines on AI

Released on October 7, 2019

Dive Brief: Major U.S., Canadian and European radiology societies called for additional guidelines on the ethical use of artificial intelligence in […]

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AI MedTech

Using onboard AI to power quicker, more complex prosthetic hands

Released on October 4, 2019

Researchers are looking to employ onboard artificial intelligence systems to improve the control and sophistication of prosthetic hands, by using deep […]

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AI Radiology

AI-powered radiology model diagnoses pneumonia in 10 seconds

Released on October 3, 2019

Intermountain Healthcare and Stanford University researchers developed an AI system that can detect pneumonia in chest X-rays in about 10 seconds. CheXpert, […]

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AI Digital Health Funding

Ajax Raises $100M, Focused on Advancing Med-Tech

Released on October 1, 2019

Following a $100 million funding round in April, Ajax Health today announced it raised an additional $100 million to form Ajax 3, which […]

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AI FDA

Bay Labs achieves significant clinical milestone and receives breakthrough device designation; Changes name to Caption Health

Released on October 1, 2019

Caption Guidance, the company’s transformational ultrasound software, successfully meets primary endpoints in pivotal clinical study Food and Drug Administration (FDA) grants […]

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AI Digital Health FDA

FDA delivers guidance on AI and clinical decision-making

Released on September 30, 2019

A package of new guidance documents from the FDA describes what and how the agency plans to regulate as software designed […]

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AI Cardiology

Eko raises $20 million for AI heart disease monitoring and detection solutions

Released on September 25, 2019

Heart disease is a silent and often costly killer. About 610,000 people die of it in the U.S. each year, putting […]

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AI Diagnostics

IBM Watson and Guerbet Want to Tackle Prostate Cancer Diagnosis with AI

Released on September 24, 2019

Guerbet has landed a second co-development agreement with IBM Watson Health. This time around, the two companies will develop an artificial intelligence […]

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AI MedTech

MedTech DeepMind’s health team makes the jump to Google with some NHS partnerships in tow

Released on September 19, 2019

About 10 months after first announcing the move, Google has finally subsumed the healthcare-focused efforts of U.K.-based artificial intelligence firm DeepMind—and […]

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AI MedTech

Google says its AI detects 26 skin conditions as accurately as dermatologists

Released on September 14, 2019

Skin conditions are among the most common kind of ailment globally, just behind colds, fatigue, and headaches. In fact, it’s estimated […]

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AI Radiology

GE Healthcare’s Artificial Intelligence FDA Cleared to Help Spot Collapsed Lung

Released on September 12, 2019

Admitted patients often have to wait a number of hours for a radiologist to review their chest X-ray, even though it […]

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