MedTech

AI Bioinformatics

Leveraging Computing in Biomedical Sciences and Public Health

Computational tools, with their power in big data processing and complex pattern modeling, may play an important role in helping us push the boundaries of our medical knowledge and what can be done for public health. During the past few years, Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA) has been actively exploring opportunities to leverage artificial intelligence and […]

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Shortcuts to Simulation: How Deep Learning Accelerates Virtual Screening for Drug Discovery
AI Bioinformatics Deep Learning

Shortcuts to Simulation: How Deep Learning Accelerates Virtual Screening for Drug Discovery

Developing a new drug is an expensive and time consuming process. Here’s an interesting blog post about how deep learning can speed up the process and lower the costs. The cost of developing a new drug and bringing it to market is anywhere between $1.3 billion USD to nearly $2.9 billion USD depending on who […]

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Azure IoT

Remote Patient Monitoring with Internet of Medical Things

Learn more about how to enable scenarios like remote patient monitoring, home health and clinical trials with IoMT and open FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) standard on Azure. Get the IoMT connector for Azure on GitHub: https://github.com/Microsoft/iomt-fhir Check out the Azure APIs for FHIR: https://aka.ms/iotshow/AzureApiForFHIR

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Computer Vision For Quality Control: Cross-Industrial Applications
AI Computer Vision

Computer Vision For Quality Control: Cross-Industrial Applications

Computer have wide applications across industries for quality control. For instance, the majority of all medical data is image-based: The assessment of X-rays and scans is crucial for the right diagnosis and, thus, for the right treatment. Public health depends on the accurate interpretation of every single image, and many physicians are obliged to choose […]

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Computer Vision

GlioAI: Automatic Brain Tumor Detection System for Diffusion-Weighted MRI

The wide array of options for body scanning have improved patient outcomes, but the process of image interpretation is still labor intensive. Here’s an interesting article on applying AI to the problem. Malignant brain tumors are one of the most deadly forms of cancer, partially due to the dreadful diagnosis, but also because of the […]

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Startups

Lessons Learned from Building a Medical Technology Startup

Digitalization leads our world in a new are of technology. Technology in Health-care is extremely important. Fouad Al-Noor will teach you how to build a successful medical start up step by step: so that you don‘t have to fall in the Medtech Valley of Death. Fouad has a masters in Electric Engineering with Nanotechnology from […]

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Azure IoT

Parkinson’s Patient – Before and After Sensoria Smart Sock

Sensoria, is an Azure IoT partner whose vision is The Garment is The Computer®. Sensoria’s proprietary sensor infused smart garments, Sensoria® Core microelectronics and cloud system enable smart garments to convert data into actionable information for users in real-time. Davide Vigano shares the vision and the product on the IoT Show and how they partner […]

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