Using AI to Better Understand Cancer Cells

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a new technology making it possible for machines to learn from experience, adjust to new inputs and perform human-like tasks. Through AI, machines can learn, plan, solve problems and recognize speech. In recent years, there have been tremendous breakthroughs.

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Pancreatic Cancer Signs and Symptoms

Pancreatic cancer begins in the pancreas and in many cases, spreads quickly to surrounding organs in the abdomen. The pancreas has two main functions; it releases enzymes (exocrine) to aid digestion and hormones like insulin to help manage your blood sugar (endocrine). In up to 95% of cases, pancreatic cancer arises from the exocrine portion of the organ.

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What is a Bone Marrow Biopsy?

Bones are made up of several critical components. In a bone marrow biopsy, a doctor uses a needle to remove and examine a small amount of bone marrow, the spongy tissue that can be found inside the larger bones in the body. By examining the bone marrow, physicians can diagnose diseases of the blood and bone marrow including leukemias and lymphomas.

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