Daily Archives: October 12, 2013

From Medical Xpress: Automated assessment of multiple datasets using artificial intelligence accurately diagnoses common cause of blindness

“Automated assessment of multiple datasets using artificial intelligence accurately diagnoses common cause of blindness” describes an interesting approach to medical diagnostics by combing imaging, demographic, and genetic information using a multiple kernel learning algorithm. ‘Pathological myopia is a condition characterized … Continue reading

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Introducing Qualcomm Zeroth Processors: Brain-Inspired Computing

Qualcomm claims to have developed a neuromorphic processor which they call a neural processing unit (NPU) and designate Qualcomm Zeroth. From “Introducing Qualcomm Zeroth Processors: Brain-Inspired Computing“: ‘For the past few years our Research and Development teams have been working … Continue reading

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Blood Vessel Cells Can Repair, Regenerate Organs

‘Damaged or diseased organs may someday be healed with an injection of blood vessel cells, eliminating the need for donated organs and transplants, according to scientists at Weill Cornell Medical College. In studies appearing in recent issues of Stem Cell … Continue reading

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