Topic: artificial intelligence
The round moves the total raised by the company past the $200 million mark and values it at around $2 billion.
IDx developed the system, IDx-DR, to enable primary care clinics to assess whether patients with diabetes are at risk of vision loss.
The sale narrows GE’s focus to the diagnostic imaging and mobile monitoring businesses that generate most of its medtech sales.
The spending plan will target the healthcare sector and is accompanied by a commitment to open up French data.
The partnership focuses on cutting the time spent searching and collecting information from medical papers and ClinicalTrials.gov.
Artificial intelligence company twoXAR says first-round financing will also help it build its pipeline and recruit new staff.
Atomwise is the first company to commercialize deep neural networks for drug discovery.
Machine learning veteran Daphne Koller is leaving less than two years after joining Calico as chief computing officer.
Flex is teaming with Google to help healthcare device makers connect the information gathered by devices to Google Cloud.
Boston biotech FDNA is creating a consortium that will try to apply artificial intelligence and machine learning to the development of new medicines.