Medical Imaging

The Future of Medical Imaging and Machine Learning

Often referred to as “unicorns,” startups that are worth a billion dollars or more are so rare that only 335 exist today according to the gold standard unicorn list over at CB Insights. If you happen to be a founder of one of these unicorns, odds are better than one in ten that you attended […]

4 Ways Nanomedicine Can Diagnose Diseases

There’s a time in our lives when we start going to more funerals than weddings. Friends start complaining about aches and pains. They can’t remember stuff as well as they could. Diseases like cancer start picking them off like a sniper in an action movie. It’s no wonder that our recent series on “When Will […]

A Handheld Ultrasound Device for Your Smartphone

For most people, having an ultrasound is associated with having a baby. The doctor rubs a lubricating jelly on the pregnant woman’s stomach and then uses a magical wand to produce images of the baby that can then be posted on Facebook and liked by disinterested people everywhere. The way an ultrasound works is that […]

An AI Medical Imaging IPO from MaxQ

Seems like every other day we’re hearing news about how artificial intelligence (AI) is becoming more and more capable. We’ve even heard rumors that AI is becoming so advanced that it might actually be able to understand women. While that might be a little far-fetched, it’s clear to see that AI is the way forward. In […]

Is “IBM Watson Health Imaging” the Future of Healthcare?

A track record of prior competency that is above and beyond the norm is what hiring managers look for when they recruit “top talent”, as recruiters like to say. Usually “top talents” can command a premium in the marketplace because everybody wants to employ them. We can equate these “top talents” to top quality stocks. You often hear […]

6 AI Startups for Healthcare Management

The Magic Mountain roller coaster ride of the last week or so in the market seems almost Disney cartoonish. At times like these, investors might be tempted to invest in voodoo dolls and chicken bones in a desperate attempt to figure out what to do next. It certainly seems like today’s market reacts intuitively with […]

12 Startups Diagnosing Medical Images With AI

Most people don’t take much interest in healthcare topics until they’re actually affected by an affliction, at which point in time they become an expert based on lots of Google searches. Your health is something you shouldn’t take for granted because at any time you can be diagnosed with a disease that will change your life […]

Is IBM Ready to Dominate Radiology With AI?

Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) are moving so fast that our team of MBAs can barely keep up. Everywhere you turn, startups are burning through venture capital funds in a mad rush to land grab as much “big data” as possible which will be used to produce the best artificial intelligence algorithms possible. Back in February […]