MSK collaborates with IBM to teach Watson in the Fight Against Cancer.

As one of America’s first cancer centers, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has always been on the vanguard of the fight against cancer. Now IBM and Memorial Sloan Kettering are collaborating to teach the innovative cognitive computing capabilities of IBM Watson to take the next big step. Using teams of doctors, scientists, and researchers, Memorial Sloan Kettering is training IBM Watson to become an expert in helping doctors treat cancer, while also assisting in vital research. These experts describe how Watson’s ability to analyze massive volumes of clinical, forensic, and historical research data will help oncologists anywhere to rapidly deliver answers to complex, natural language queries, and to help enrich the lives of patients.
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One Reply to “MSK collaborates with IBM to teach Watson in the Fight Against Cancer.”

  1. I would appreciate the power of MSK Watson more if the video included specific patient cases and examples of data input and case studies. Nevertheless the future of computer-mediated medicine is awesome and hopeful.

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