MIT Professor Leverages Machine Learning to Find Promising Cancer Treatments

MIT Professor Leverages Machine Learning to Find Promising Cancer Treatments »

16 May, 2016
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Dr. Dimitris Bertsimas, professor of operational research at MIT has devised a machine-learning model to help advise patients and doctors about the relative benefits of various combinational chemotherapy treatments, and help researchers predict the toxicity and survivability of new combinations of drugs that have previously not been tried together.

Risk Factors & Research: A Conversation with Dr. Wendy Chen, Breast Cancer Specialist

Risk Factors & Research: A Conversation with Dr. Wendy Chen, Breast Cancer Specialist »

26 Jan, 2015
PeopleUncategorized
Dr. Wendy Chen, a breast cancer specialist at Dana Farber. Dr. Wendy Chen sees the world of breast cancer from two vantage points: from the bird’s eye view of an epidemiologist, scoping out global trends in the risk factors that cause cancer and disease; as well as from the ground-floor perspective of…

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