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Big Data May Mimic, Replace Brain

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nimantha.d
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Re: Re : Big Data May Mimic, Replace Brain
nimantha.d   11/28/2013 10:18:31 PM
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@trilapur: Yes it's a good sign and will boost the whole industry too but there is a certain level of risk which might be common to all while integrating with IT but still when you are dealing with sensitive data like this, it gets highlighted in a much more different manner.

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nimantha.d   11/28/2013 10:18:31 PM
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@trilapur: Yes it's a good sign and will boost the whole industry too but there is a certain level of risk which might be common to all while integrating with IT but still when you are dealing with sensitive data like this, it gets highlighted in a much more different manner.

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Re : Big Data May Mimic, Replace Brain
tirlapur   11/26/2013 3:50:20 AM
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Computer systems will advance and hence make healthcare easy and efficient. However, the healthcare is still plagued with management of data services. Automation of healthcare using cloud architecture is being adopted by many, and also at the same time, electronics are being developed that assimilate within the body and upload patient health data to the hospital's cloud for doctors to view them. This system, although still new, has been giving positive results. The only concern remains is privacy and simple accessibility. 

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Eric Artille   11/25/2013 9:11:18 AM
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Of course I would like to see advances in this field...anything that can reduce errors and help to cure the sick will be a great thing indeed...my concern is the issue with the software requiring a knowledge of physics and them not understanding exactly why...physics has come a long way, a while we think we have a basic understanding of how things work in the universe and on this planet, anyone working in the filed of physics will tell you that everything we think we know may not be correct because there are places where the physics we know breaks down...black holes...big bang..etc...I guess I would wonder exactly what would happen if the physics we put in this software isnt correct...will that somehow make the systems not function correctly...being off by even millimeters could be disastorous in something as complex as brain surgery or something of that nature...definitely think much more research is necessary.

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Re: great article
nimantha.d   11/25/2013 1:06:50 AM
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@flyingscot: Good signs are there for medical science. I think we should support in these research programs since it helps to save lives if things works out well. Who knows it may save me , you or any of our family members.   

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great article
FLYINGSCOT   11/24/2013 5:38:51 PM
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I am a firm believer in all of the sciences working together in medical research.  Big data, if used correctly, must be a real boon to medical research.  If data can be disseminated and assimilated quickly it will help find breakthroughs in conditions ranging from simple allergies to devastating cancers.  

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No need to compare with biological science
_hm   11/23/2013 8:55:43 AM
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"Data science will do more for medicine in the next 10 years than biological science"

This sounds to be pretty loose statement or preposterous. I wish author understands total contribution of biological science.

Data science employs all concept and theory of biological science. And they will continue doing so. They are complementry branches and also I do not see any need to compare them.

 

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Perhaps you can not avoid human touch
_hm   11/23/2013 8:50:26 AM
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This is a good progress for medical science. However, you may not ever dispense with human intervenation and human touch. Also you should not. Self learning computing system is far from human brain and its motivations. Also, group discussions and collective decisions are very unique in nature and pretty dynamic which changes with real time in medical world with condtion and response of human body.

 



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