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Healthcare and life sciences

Conditions focus

The Healthcare and life sciences team is enabling better health outcomes with science and technology by focusing on several key conditions.

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Cardiovascular and metabolic

Our Cardiovascular and metabolic research is focused on disorders of the heart, circulatory and metabolic systems.

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ibm researcher with microscope
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Neurological and mental health

Our neurological and mental health research is focused on Diseases of the brain and spine, along with mental health status and cognitive disorders.

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ibm researcher with microscope

Oncology

IBM cancer research teams are composed of scientists with backgrounds in biology, chemistry, neuroscience, physics, machine learning, data mining, statistics, visual analytics and decision science. Our goal is to develop advanced AI methodologies from these different areas and apply them to observational healthcare data that's collected across the healthcare ecosystem. Then provide the insights to clinicians to help them provide the best treatment options for their patients.

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The IBM Research Healthcare and Life Sciences team is dedicated to exploring and developing new methodologies and improving processes for a broad range of health care challenges.

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