back to article US Defense Department enlists Google for AI-powered cancer-spotting kit

Google has contributed software to an AI-powered microscope the US Department of Defense hopes will help pathologists spot cancerous cells in tissue samples much more quickly. The device, named the Augmented Reality Microscope (ARM), is in many regards a conventional ‘scope – users place samples on a glass tray and peer at …

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    AI is already in use to detect skin cancer, and it's more accurate than humans.

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