Tag Archives: Disease

Artificial Intelligence to Speed up Alzheimer’s Disease Research

May 16th, 2019 Siavash Parkhideh Informatics, Neurology, Pathology, Psychiatry Researchers from UC Davis and UC San Francisco have developed a new artificial intelligence tool to scale up Alzheimer’s research. They have created a deep learning system to identify amyloid plaques in brain slices of patients, spotting specific subtypes of Alzheimer’s disease, in the process enabling… Read More »

Parkinson’s disease symptoms: Three signs in the eyes that could signal the condition

Parkinson’s disease has three main symptoms, states the NHS – involuntary shaking of particular parts of the body, known as a tremor, slow movement, and stiff and inflexible muscles. But not all symptoms of Parkinson’s are linked to movement. According to Parkinson’s UK, people with the condition often experience problems with their eyes and eyesight.… Read More »