1. Pearse Keane Q&A: how open access AI is bringing ophthalmology into focus

    Pearse Keane Q&A: how open access AI is bringing ophthalmology into focus

    Since 2016, Moorfields Eye Hospital in London has been working with DeepMind, one of the world’s leading artificial intelligence companies. Through the partnership, researchers hope to use over one million anonymised retinal images to train artificial intelligence (AI) in the automated diagnosis of optical coherence tomography (OCT) images. OCT images are extremely complex and can take clinicians a long time to analyse, which can impact how quickly patients can receive a formal diagnosis and start treatment. However, the open-access algorithm could one day be used to automatically diagnose eye diseases such as age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, cutting ...

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