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Tech giants will battle over your health data

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Mapping the linguistic decline in dementia patients with Machine Learning

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Bodylanguage – how AI can help tell the story of a deceased

Additional Info

1 Mean segmentation accuracy as measured by Dice-coefficient
2 Cells that produce mucus and other fluids
3 Mainly used frameworks: VGG, ResNet, Inception

Turning attends

Pictures: Thirza Dado


Isaac Godfried

Towards Data Science article of ML in Health by Isaac Godfried

A curated list of AI in healthcare by Isaac Godfried: GitHub

MIT course


AI/Data Science Podcast by Cassie Kozyrkov

Fruitpunch Hackathon

Deep Medicine – Eric Topol (Book)


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