Friday, 22 September 2017 / Published in Life Sciences, News, Sensory Analytics
Lapetus Solutions, an American company, has developed a facial analysis software using selfies to analyze body mass index, gender, and even physiological age of a person. Thanks to Big Data and Machine Learning, it makes pretty useful predictive analyzes for insurance companies. Lapetus Solutions is a company that gathers the expertise of doctors, aging, biostatistics,
Tuesday, 05 September 2017 / Published in Life Sciences, News
I was very fortunate to be able to spend a few days at Plug and Play in Silicon Valley. My company was part of the lucky cohort that was invited to pitch. Here is a description of Plug and Play: Plug and Play is a global innovation platform. We connect startups to corporations, and invest
Sunday, 13 August 2017 / Published in Life Sciences, News
This week on How on Earth we look at the scientific research into the lifespans of Americans. Mortality trends in America (start time 4:05): We speak with Andrea Tilstra, who co-authored a recent paper on mortality trends in America. Tilstra is a co-author of a recent study published in the International Journal of Epidemiology.  Her team’s paper is titled