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DEEP DIVE: AI impacts data security & blockchain

Big data is a fundamental tenant of artificial intelligence (AI) – bigger data leads to stronger AI. But the temptation to expand our data banks and gain insights, which experts say will revolutionize healthcare in ways we can currently only speculate on, could leave patient data vulnerable to cyber attacks. Data security has become a…

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SESSION REVEALED: Deep learning and precision medicine

The future of medicine is tailored, bespoke care for each patient at an individual level, and deep learning (DL) is one of the tools which will allow healthcare to reach this lofty goal. Currently healthcare is burdened by unconnected legacy systems and electronic medical record (EMR) machines which don’t allow for joined up thinking throughout…

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Implementation of AI in the NHS: what is the reality?

After British prime minister Theresa May pledged thousands of pounds worth of funding for artificial intelligence (AI) to detect cancer earlier, the question on everyone’s lips has been: how will this money be used to begin implementation into clinical settings in the National Health Service (NHS)? The Topol Review, led by American researcher Eric Topol,…