SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Ada Health

Aidoc granted FDA clearance on AI that flags incidental pulmonary embolism

February 24, 2021, by JPost.com - Home

This is the company’s 6th FDA clearance and the first clearance for triage of incidental pulmonary embolism.

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Aignostics

Spin-off from Charité want to advance AI-powered pathology

February 24, 2021, by bionity.com News

Aignostics, a spin-off from Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) pioneering computational pathology for pharmaceutical research and diagnostics, has announced ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Ancora

Meet Your Match: AI Finds the Right Clinical Trial for Cancer Patients

February 24, 2021, by Isha Salian

Clinical trials need a matchmaker. Healthcare researchers and pharmaceutical companies rely on trials to validate new, potentially life-saving therapies for cancer and other serious conditions. ...

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SDG 2. ZERO HUNGER INSECT FARMING Better Origin

Cambridge-based Better Origin lands €2.5 million to democratise insect farming with automation and machine learning

February 24, 2021, by Charlotte Tucker

Better Origin, a Cambridge-based biotech startup on a mission to democratise insect farming through automation and machine learning technology, has announced closing a funding round ...

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SDG 7. AFFORDABLE & CLEAN ENERGY

Proposed framework could reduce energy consumption of federated learning

February 24, 2021, by Kyle Wiggers

In a new paper, AI and machine learning researchers propose a federated learning framework desgined to minimize environmental impact.Read More

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING

COVID-19 increased the use of AI. Here’s why it’s here to stay

February 24, 2021, by Kerri Reynolds

Organisations have invested in AI to expedite remote working, enhance customer experience and decrease costs, benefiting retail, education and healthcare.

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING

AI Researchers Develop Explainable Neural Network to Discover Genomic Rules

February 23, 2021, by Daniel Nelson

A team of researchers has recently created an explainable neural network intended to help biologists uncover the mysterious rules that govern the code of the ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING

A machine-learning approach to map landscape connectivity in Aedes aegypti with genetic and environmental data [Evolution]

February 23, 2021, by Evlyn Pless, Norah P. Saarman, Jeffrey R. Powell, Adalgisa Caccone, Giuseppe Amatulli

Mapping landscape connectivity is important for controlling invasive species and disease vectors. Current landscape genetics methods are often constrained by the subjectivity of creating resistance ...

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SDG 14. LIFE BELOW WATER

Le Parc national de Port-Cros et BSB Marine développent une IA pour la préservation des aires marines protégées

February 23, 2021, by Thierry Maubant

Face à la forte recrudescence des actes de braconnage ou de non respect de la réglementation en matière de pêche maritime, le parc national de ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING IBM

IBM’s Watson Illustrates Why Applying A.I. to Healthcare Is So Hard

February 23, 2021, by The Wall Street Journal

Over the course of the last decade or so, IBM has poured billions of dollars into developing Watson Health, an artificial-intelligence system aimed at revolutionizing ...

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SDG 14. LIFE BELOW WATER The Ocean Cleanup

Man Who Said He’d Make Oceans Clean Themselves Has Now Created Solar-Powered Barges to Clean Rivers

February 23, 2021, by Jade Small

(TMU) — Although we all experience life changing events, for some it becomes the catalyst for real change not only on a personal level but ...

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SDG 7. AFFORDABLE & CLEAN ENERGY

AI tool developed to predict energy generation at windfarms

February 22, 2021, by Sarah Harford

Researchers in Ireland have developed a new system that uses AI to predict the amount of renewable energy that will be produced at windfarms. The ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING

Drug companies look to AI to end ‘hit and miss’ research

February 22, 2021, by Julia Kollewe

Technology that speeded the development of Covid vaccines has potential to transform the pharmaceutical industry The hunt for new medicines has often been more like ...

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SDG 2. ZERO HUNGER Tevel Aerobotics Technologies

This flying AI robot can pick fruit – preventing waste in the process

February 19, 2021, by Douglas Broom

As farmers struggle to recruit seasonal workers due to COVID-19 travel curbs, an automated fruit picker is set to revolutionize the world’s harvest.

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SDG 4. QUALITY EDUCATION Photomath

AI-powered math tutoring app Photomath raises $23 million

February 19, 2021, by Kyle Wiggers

Photomath, a startup developing an AI-powered math tutoring app, has raised $23 million in venture funding.Read More

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING MENTAL HEALTH

How to responsibly predict depression diagnoses using social media

February 18, 2021, by Johannes C. Eichstaedt

By Johannes C. Eichstaedt Illustration of a master’s student in psychological distress, due to the health crisis, confinement, university closures, and social isolation. Maud Dupuy ...

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SDG 2. ZERO HUNGER FOOD SECURITY & AGRICULTURE

10 Ways AI Has The Potential To Improve Agriculture In 2021

February 18, 2021, by Louis Columbus, Senior Contributor

AI, machine learning (ML), and the IoT sensors that provide real-time data for algorithms increase agricultural efficiencies, improve crop yields, and reduce food production costs

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SDG 2. ZERO HUNGER Afresh Technologies

The AI-Driven Platform Powering The Future Of Fresh Food

February 18, 2021, by Sharon Goldman, Contributor

The question is, how can stores make sure they have enough of the fresh foods their customers crave at just the right, ripe moment, while ...

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RESPONSIBLE AI

10 best free online Responsible AI courses in 2021

February 18, 2021, by Victoria Martane

Artificial Intelligence is a powerful technology that will shape the future of our world like no other technology before. Yet, with great power comes great ...

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SDG 17. PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS Facebook FRANCE

5 Q’s for the Data Science and Mining team at École Polytechnique about Facebook’s Data for Good Program

February 18, 2021, by Hodan Omaar

The Center for Data Innovation spoke with Michalis Vazirgiannis, George Panagopoulos, and Giannis Nikolentzos, who are members of the Data Science and Mining team at ...

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