AI-enabled imaging firm Aidoc introduced it secured $30 million in funding to develop a complete AI imaging mannequin and a brand new class of merchandise based mostly on that mannequin.
WHAT IT DOES
Aidoc presents radiologists instruments to seek out and triage accidents and well being situations based mostly on imaging outcomes. It additionally gives coordination software program for stroke and cardiovascular care, alerting related care staff members and sharing information and pictures.
The corporate stated in an announcement that it acknowledges the potential of text-based basis fashions, comparable to ChatGPT, for medical imaging and its AI multimodal coaching infrastructure and AI powered scientific workflow working system, aIOS, places it in a particular place to create a complete imaging AI mannequin.
“The aiOS is designed exactly for the aim of making certain that cutting-edge applied sciences might be leveraged with minimal time from IT groups inside a hospital, enabling straightforward deployment,” Michael Braginsky, CTO and cofounder of Aidoc, stated in an announcement.
“The purpose is that with the mixed energy of Aidoc’s aiOS and our basis mannequin, we are going to ship a potent one-two punch supposed to offer the optimum answer for scaling AI in healthcare.”
Final yr, Aidoc scored $110 million in Collection D funding to broaden its AI-powered imaging platform, a yr after it garnered $66 million in Collection C funding.
In 2022, Aidoc introduced a partnership with Singaporean startup Us2.ai to combine its algorithm for analyzing echocardiograms into Aidoc’s platform and collaboration with Gleamer to combine its BoneView software for X-rays into Aidoc’s platform.
The corporate additionally acquired a number of FDA 510(okay) clearances, one for synthetic intelligence software program aimed toward discovering and triaging potential mind aneurysms in CT scans and one other for Aidoc’s algorithm for flagging pneumothorax, or a collapsed lung, on X-rays.
Aidoc marked the software for mind aneurysm detection as its ninth 510(okay). Its different clearances embrace software program for triaging and notifying suppliers about cervical backbone fractures, intracranial hemorrhage, incidental pulmonary embolism, massive vessel occlusions and rib fractures.
Final month, the corporate introduced it was partnering with Mayo Clinic to offer its AI know-how and platform to assist the healthcare system enhance affected person care.