February 27, 2017 Health and Biotech analytics news roundup

The latest news and commentary on healthcare analytics:

IBM Debuts Watson Imaging Clinical Review, the First Cognitive Imaging Offering: The tool will first help identify a common cardiovascular disease (aortic stenosis) by combining imaging data with other data sources. IBM hopes to expand the tool to identify other cardiovascular conditions.

New gene sequencing tool could aid in early detection, treatment of cancer: Researchers at Johns Hopkins, the University of Toronto, and the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research have developed a method for directly detecting some DNA sequence modifications.

Wearing your brain on your sleeve: Rhoda Au, a scientist at Boston University, is collecting day-by-day data about how Alzheimer’s and other dementias progress.

Cancer vs. the machine: how to personalise treatment using computing power: Microsoft’s Jasmin Fisher is using simulations of the cell to help advance drug discovery.

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