Visualizing the medical data explosion | Anders Ynnerman

Medical scans can produce thousands of images for a single patient in seconds, but how do doctors know what’s useful? Scientific visualization expert Anders Ynnerman shows us sophisticated new tools — like virtual autopsies — for analyzing our data, and hints at the sci-fi-sounding medical technologies coming up next. This talk contains some graphic medical … Read moreVisualizing the medical data explosion | Anders Ynnerman

A test that finds 3x more breast tumors, and why it’s not available to you | Deborah Rhodes

Working with a team of physicists, Dr. Deborah Rhodes developed a new tool for tumor detection that’s 3 times as effective as traditional mammograms for women with dense breast tissue. The life-saving implications are stunning. So why haven’t we heard of it? Rhodes shares the story behind the tool’s creation, and the web of politics … Read moreA test that finds 3x more breast tumors, and why it’s not available to you | Deborah Rhodes