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Mayo Clinic e IBM encomiendan al sistema Watson mejorar la investigación en los ensayos clínicos

ROCHESTER, Minnesota: Mayo Clinic e IBM (NYSE: IBM) anunciaron sus planes de encomendar al sistema cognitivo computacional de IBM, conocido como Watson, el proceso de cotejar más rápidamente a pacientes con ensayos clínicos adecuados, empezando por estudios sobre el cáncer. La fase actualmente en curso es la prueba de conceptos. [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

Mentoring for New Cancer Survivors

Mentoring for new cancer survivors Long-time cancer survivors provide a valuable service in mentoring those who are newly diagnosed. PSA and other tests to monitor slow-growing prostate cancer  Are you undergoing active surveillance for prostate cancer? Find out which tests doctors say you should have. Miles for Melanoma A new [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic and IBM Task Watson to Improve Clinical Trial Research

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced plans to pilot Watson, the IBM cognitive computer, to match patients more quickly with appropriate clinical trials, beginning with research studies in cancer. A proof-of-concept phase is currently underway. “In an area like cancer —where time is of the [...]

Created by Bob Nellis

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Fitting in fitness: Finding time for physical activity You know fitness is important, but making time to exercise can be tough. Try these tips for fitting more physical activity into your day. Cancer prevention: 7 tips to reduce your risk Simple lifestyle changes can make a [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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