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Apr 4, 2022

How to Bring Biomarker Testing In-House for Cancer Targeted Treatment Selection

Personalized cancer treatment via targeted therapies is two-to-three times more effective than standard chemotherapy for patients with advanced or metastatic cancer. But for patients to benefit, they must have access to robust biomarker testing

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Feb 7, 2022

AI projects in healthcare distinguish themselves from other AI projects – down to the workflow

When we set out to create EVIDENS™, our AI-driven discovery platform that transforms real-world healthcare data into clinically actionable insights, we had to dig deep to analyze and derive value from everything we were doing right – and eve

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Jan 26, 2022

An engine tailored to healthcare research is the crucial next step in bringing the benefits of AI to our patients

When Imagia was founded in 2015, we had a vision of improving patients’ lives through the latest, most remarkable breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, in particular those afforded by deep learning. And indeed, recent advancements in deep

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Nov 22, 2021

How we developed an AI-driven discovery platform that transforms real-world healthcare data into clinically actionable insights

It seems self-evident that healthcare research could gain tremendous value from using artificial intelligence to derive insights and solutions from real-world evidence. These discoveries could prove themselves invaluable for optimizing clinical

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Nov 18, 2021

How AI could improve lung cancer screening—and help to save lives

Lung cancer is the deadliest cancer in Canada—and the world. Every year, lung cancer kills more than 20,000 Canadians. Of those who receive a diagnosis, about 75% are expected to die within five years. Yet, there’s no national standard in Ca

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Oct 13, 2021

Preserving Patient Privacy with Homomorphic Encryption

Health research necessitates access to vast quantities of medical data and personal health information (PHI). From a patient perspective, privacy of PHI is of the utmost importance in order to preserve and protect individual interests. In an ide

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Sep 8, 2021

Delivering AI in Healthcare - Platforms vs Packages? Why not both!

Personalized medicine is touted as the holy grail of patient care. By supercharging decision support so that the right treatments are prescribed at the right times and diagnoses can be made based on all available data intelligently analyzed, we

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Aug 4, 2021

The Evolution of Digital Health

Health is becoming digital health, encompassing everything from electronic patient records to telemedicine and mobile health — spurred on by the pandemic. But the next evolution will involve artificial intelligence. While the potential of AI i

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Jul 7, 2021

Bringing a regulated AI medical device to market — the 5 common compliance pitfalls that impede development

When you consider the wealth of data that exists in healthcare — from imagery to insurance claims to test results to clinical experiments, and everything in between —, the industry seems overdue for artificial intelligence solutions. Reams o

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Jul 7, 2021

The power of Predictive AI-based Biomarkers in accelerating Precision Oncology

Precision medicine aims to offer a patient, or a subgroup of patients, disease treatment and prevention that has been shown to be optimally efficient or beneficial for them based on their genetic predisposition, their environment, and their life

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