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GE, Nvidia to partner in bringing AI platform to GE Healthcare

GE, Nvidia to partner in bringing AI platform to GE Healthcare

Nvidia has announced a major new partnership with GE Healthcare, the health arm of United States giant GE, to develop new and advanced AI-powered tools and services. GPU-accelerated deep learning solutions can be used to design more sophisticated neural networks for healthcare and medical applications-from real-time medical condition assessment to point-of-care interventions to predictive analytics for clinical decision-making.

GE Healthcare has also launched its new Revolution Frontier CT scanner, which boasts an embedded Nvidia AI chip.

GE Healthcare also announced it will begin using NVIDIA's GPU Cloud, which provides AI-based analytics services for medical practitioners to help with things such as diagnosis.

The average hospital generates 50 petabytes of data annually, through medical images, clinical charts and sensors, as well as operational and financial sources.

"Healthcare is changing at remarkable speed, and the technologies that will transform the industry should reflect that pace", said GE Healthcare.

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Moreover, Columbus Circle Invsts has 0.18% invested in Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH) for 850,018 shares. It dived, as 85 investors sold GE shares while 816 reduced holdings. 4 funds opened positions while 3 raised stakes.

Not to be left out, Intel also extended an existing partnership with GE Healthcare in the imaging field, with the duo to lean on Xeon Scalable to reduce the amount of time radiologists spend waiting for images. However, the company says that less than three percent of the data accumulated is "actionable, tagged or analyzed".

Another product announced was the Vivid E95 4D Ultrasound System, which uses NVIDIA GPUs to aid in the acceleration of reconstruction and visualization of blood flow, and enhances the reproduction of 2D and 4D imaging.

General Electric Co.'s healthcare business is teaming up with chipmakers Nvidia Corp. and Intel Corp.to speed up the time it takes to process medical images by taking advantage of their latest artificial intelligence systems and graphics processing unit chips.

As the healthcare professionals are striving to increase their efficiency to serve an ever-growing population, experts cite that the global healthcare and medical devices industry players are turning to artificial intelligence and machine learning as essential tools that are set to improve patient outcomes and productivity.


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