Items Tagged ‘IBM’

June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment

IBM Hopes Its Watson Will Become Doctor’s Sidekick

By Mystery User

Remember Watson, the IBM supercomputer which made headlines last year by trouncing the top two contestants on the TV game show, Jeopardy? … In March, IBM announced it had formed a Watson Healthcare Advisory Board which includes representatives from leading cancer centers. Mayo Clinic is notably absent.  Dr. Dawn Milliner of Mayo said the world […]

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Tags: Dr. Dawn Milliner, IBM, MPR, Watson Healthcare Advisory Board, Watson supercomputer


March 9, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Software That Saves Money and Lives

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

To help Mayo Clinic improve detection of potentially deadly aneurysms, IBM prescribed technology used to treat ailing business operations…   To help in their aneurysm hunt, radiologists at Mayo Clinic use special software developed with IBM that analyzes a three-dimensional brain scan.   Fortune, by Jon Fortt, 3/2010

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February 4, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Software Salva cervello

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

Medicina Mayo Clinic e Ibm hanno sviluppato una tecnologia per la diagnosi degli aneurismi. Garantisce velocità e accuratezza, Una precisione che raggiunge il 95% rispetto al 70% garantito dalla risonanza magnetica tradizionale e una diagnosi più rapida, che permette al contempo di ridurre l’errore umano di interpretazione del referto.   La storica collaborazione tra Ibm […]

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January 13, 2010 · Leave a Comment

IBM, Mayo Clinic lead the way in patents

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

Everything from super computers to cancer treatments to new luggage designs have been created in Rochester.    Unquestionably, this is a creative city.  As IBM and Mayo Clinic keep encouraging innovation that leads to patents, it seems to exponentially spur the Rochester culture to be more inventive…   At the center of what Smith calls […]

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