Helping to Improve Medical Image Analysis with Deep Learning


At MICCAI 2018, IBM researchers present their latest findings in applying deep learning to overcome some technical challenges in medical image analysis.

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Healthcare

September 18, 2018

Addressing South Africa’s Cancer Reporting Delay with Machine Learning


Could you make a critical health policy decision using four-year old data?

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Healthcare

August 22, 2018

Exploring New Research to Combat Disease-Causing Viruses


Scientists from IBM, UCSF, Stanford University, and the University of Haifa are engineering a new antiviral agent against viruses such as polio.

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Healthcare

August 2, 2018

Ink Spots to Put an End to Counterfeit Diagnostic Tests


Could tiny ink spots, the size of a pinhead, fight counterfeiting medical tests? We believe the answer is yes.

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Healthcare

June 13, 2018

Using IoT, AI and cloud technologies to advance home-based integrated...


IBM Research is collaborating with industry and academic partners to investigate how IoT, AI and cloud technologies can advance home-based integrated care for persons with multiple chronic diseases.

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Healthcare

May 15, 2018

Using Deep Learning to Predict Emergency Room Visits


IBM Research developed a deep learning model to predict how many times someone will visit the emergency room, which may help to alleviate ER overcrowding.

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IBM Research-China

April 25, 2018

IBM Names 2018 Fellows, Including Four IBM Researchers


Half of the 2018 class of IBM Fellows - IBM's highest technical honor - hails from IBM Research.

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Awards and Prizes

April 12, 2018

Mastering the Flow of Tiny Biological Liquids with Electrogates


IBM scientists demonstrate a technique designed for the stop-and-go control of the flow of liquids in capillary-driven microfluidic chips, in the journal Applied Physical Letters.

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Healthcare

April 10, 2018

New Study: Synthetic Macromolecules Kill Multidrug-Resistant Cancer Cells


Scientists developed a new class of macromolecules designed to selectively kill cancer cells, while ignoring healthy ones.

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Healthcare

March 15, 2018

A new molecule designed to kill deadly, drug-resistant superbugs


In 2016, I had a bacterial infection that I acquired after a routine knee surgery. Fortunately, my immune system reacted favorably to antibiotics, but had the bacteria been a “superbug,”...

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March 6, 2018

Computational Biologists Find Inspiration for Machine Learning Cell Cycle Sorting...


CellCycleTRACER is a supervised machine learning algorithm which classifies and sorts single-cell mass cytometry data according to their cell cycle, and enables correction for cell-cycle-state and cell-volume heterogeneity – essentially...

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February 14, 2018