music, medicine, and machine learning

music, medicine, and machine learning

In this interview, News-Medical speaks to Zoë Thomson, Co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer of LUCID, about how music and machine learning are changing how we approach mental and neuropsychiatric health. Please can you introduce yourself and tell us about your professional background and your current role at LUCID? I’m Zoë Thomson, co-founder and Chief Innovation … Read more

Researchers discover specific genetic signals in people who develop severe COVID-19

Researchers discover specific genetic signals in people who develop severe COVID-19

Researchers from the University of Sheffield and Stanford University in the US have discovered there are specific genetic signals in people who develop severe coronavirus infection. It is known that age, body mass index and pre-existing health problems account for some of the disparities, but genetics also play a significant role. This pioneering research aimed … Read more

Artificial intelligence has reached a threshold. And physics can help it break new ground

Artificial intelligence has reached a threshold.  And physics can help it break new ground

For years, physicists have been making major advances and breakthroughs in the field using their minds as their primary tools. But what if artificial intelligence could help with these discoveries? Last month, researchers at Duke University demonstrated that incorporating known physics into machine learning algorithms could result in new levels of dies into material properties, … Read more