The devices, software and other health tech headlines of CES 2020

In this article, author lists many connected devices presented at the last CES. Always between health and wellness, these products will easy everyday life (we hope!) but also highlight the problem of personal data.  CES is back again with scores of new consumer tech products in tow, and digital health is no exception. Players big … Read more

A billion medical images are exposed online, as doctors ignore warnings

As unbelievable as it sounds, billions of picture from patient exams are “freely” available today on Internet. The problem is well known and fully documented since year but number of unsecured data files increase years after years. As healthcare digitization process every day, we can imagine how data security is important for the development of … Read more

L’IA en santé au service de la personne et de la société ?

L’arrivée de l’intelligence artificielle en santé entraine un grand nombre de débats dont ceux ayant trait à l’éthique. Or les professionnels du numérique commencent à peine à se poser cette question de manière générale. La collision avec le domaine de la santé, où depuis longtemps l’éthique est au cœur des discussions, est potentiellement explosive. Dans … Read more

ITU and WHO launch new initiative to leverage power of Artificial Intelligence for health

This new initiative from United Nations is very interesting because IA is a fundamental part of the uses of immersives technologies in healthcare. Indeed, extracting useful information from pictures to make a diagnostic means that you have to completely understand the process of extraction. Or when you use IA, links between algorithms and results are … Read more

Elisabeth Ducottet (Thuasne): «La réalité augmentée promet d’être une révolution dans le monde de la santé»

Thuasne utilise la réalité augmentée pour faciliter le développement de ses orthèses et aider le patient à mieux choisir son matériel. Ce n’est qu’un début, l’entreprise va élargir l’usage de cette technologie et utiliser plus simplement les données des ses utilisateurs pour faire évoluer ses gammes de produits. Ces données nous permettent de modéliser le … Read more

From Virtual Reality to Immersive Analytics in Bioinformatics Burlingame, California, 30 Jan 2018

Molecular biology produces huge amounts of data in the post-genomic era. This includes data describing metabolic mechanisms and pathways, structural genomic organization, patterns of regulatory regions; proteomics, transcriptomics, and metabolomics. On the one hand, analysis of this data uses essentially the methods and concepts of computer science; on the other hand, the range of biological … Read more