The latest in biotech and health analytics, and related topics:
Deep learning algorithm does as well as dermatologists in identifying skin cancer:Â The Stanford researchers began with Googleâs image recognition algorithm, which they further trained with images of potentially cancerous skin lesions from the Internet.
Study: EHRs Lead to More Imaging Tests, not Less: Electronic records are intended to reduce redundancy, and therefore cost. These new results call that into question, and call for a reevaluation of the role of EHRs.
The DNA Test as Horoscope: Sarah Zhang discusses âlifestyleâ DNA sequencing, like a company that makes wine recommendations.
The genomics intelligence revolution: Mahni Ghorashi and Gaurav Garg discuss the history of whole genome sequencing, the role of data science in the field, and its future roles in healthcare and beyond.