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Dr Aaron Golden of NUI Galway is looking to develop an AI imaging system that can help radiology teams detect the early stages of Covid-19.
May 20, 2020

Dr Aaron Golden of NUI Galway is looking to develop an AI imaging system that can help radiology teams detect the early stages of Covid-19.

Published by: Silicone Republic
Date published: May 19, 2020

When it comes to the treatment of Covid-19 – a disease we are only beginning to understand – time is of the essence. However, getting a diagnosis quickly and accurately has proven a challenge in many parts of the world.

While nasal and throat swabs have become the most familiar tests, they can often face significant delays. Instead, CT scans can be a useful tool because a radiologist will be able to see evidence of lesions on the lungs that would be indicative of Covid-19

Siliconrepublic.com caught up with Dr. Golden to find out more about the project, ahead of his online presentation at AtlanTec Virtual Festival 2020.

 

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