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Google’s new AI algorithm predicts heart disease by looking at your eyes

“• The rear interior wall of the eye (the fundus) is chock-full of blood vessels that reflect the body’s overall health. • By studying their appearance with camera and microscope, doctors can infer things like an individual’s blood pressure, age, … Continue reading

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Japanese hospitals are using near-infrared imaging to help diagnose psychiatric disorders. (Nature)

…”But critics are not sure the technique is ready for the clinic. […] Fukuda says that it can help point to a diagnosis much like a chest X-ray might be used to help diagnose pneumonia or an electrocardiogram to define … Continue reading

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