DeepMind’s health-care app has some concerned about patient privacy

Is DeepMind’s Health-Care App a Solution, or a Problem?  #ai

  • In return, DeepMind gets access to records belonging to over 1.6 million patients who are registered with one of the Royal Free NHS Trust’s three London hospitals.
  • It also points out that patient data is encrypted, and is used only by DeepMind, not the larger organization of Google.
  • Smart machines are beginning to speak to us and act on their own.
  • Machine learning will alert medics to early signs of illness, but some critics argue that too much data is being shared.
  • The project will provide medics across a number of London hospitals with alerts about patients via an app called Streams .

Machine learning will alert medics to early signs of illness, but some critics argue that too much data is being shared.
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Google DeepMind wants to use machine learning to help treat certain cancers

Google DeepMind wants to use machine learning to help treat certain cancers

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Google’s DeepMind will soon apply artificial intelligence to the detection of eye diseases

Google’s DeepMind will soon apply artificial intelligence to the detection of eye diseases

  • The “incredibly detailed” records provide invaluable source material for the outfit’s neural networks, Suleyman told The Guardian. “
  • After it was revealed that DeepMind Health would grant the Google-owned firm uninhibited access to 1.6 million NHS patient records from London’s Royal Free Hospital, Chase Farm, and Barnet hospitals over the past five years and until 2017, some privacy advocates protested.
  • And patients rely on my experience to predict their future,” he told The Guardian. “
  • Google’s DeepMind will soon apply artificial intelligence to the detection of eye diseases
  • DeepMind, for its part, said that any sensitive data in the course of research is being transmitted securely. “

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Google’s DeepMind division announced a partnership with the U.K.’s Moorsfields hospital that will see millions of eye records analyzed for commonalities.


Google’s DeepMind will soon apply artificial intelligence to the detection of eye diseases

Google Tries to Spot Eye Conditions With Artificial Intelligence

Google will use artificial intelligence to catch eye diseases early

  • Google and the U.K.’s government health service have partnered to study whether computers can be trained to spot degenerative eye problems early enough to prevent blindness.
  • DeepMind will use the data to train its computers to identify eye defects.
  • Google Tries to Spot Eye Conditions With Artificial Intelligence
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  • Company gains access to anonymous eye scans to study defects

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Google and the U.K.’s government health service have partnered to study whether computers can be trained to spot degenerative eye problems early enough to prevent blindness.


Google Tries to Spot Eye Conditions With Artificial Intelligence