Tag: computed tomography

Innovation, Med Tech

AI could improve CT screening for Covid-19 diagnosis

August 11, 2020


Researchers at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, US are developing a new artificial intelligence (AI) technique to improve the speed at which computed tomography (CT) scans can identify patients with Covid-19. Difficulty accessing tests means some hospitals are […]

Innovation, Research

DNA measuring blood test could detect lung cancer early

February 13, 2019


The circulating DNA is released by cancer cells into the blood during their growth and multiplication. Measuring these DNA levels is also expected to enable the prediction of tumours in the lungs even before they turn cancerous. During the study, […]