OSIC and Siemens Healthineers Join Forces to Decipher Lung Diseases With AI

Published on March 19, 2019
OSIC aims to enable earlier diagnosis of interstitial lung diseases.

Siemens Healthineers is a co-founder of a consortium whose mission is to unravel lung diseases using artificial intelligence and to provide an earlier diagnosis to patients. Source: OSIC

OSIC is a partnership of academia, industry and philanthropy fighting against interstitial lung diseases.

Elizabeth Estes, Executive Director, Open Source Imaging Consortium (OSIC), Holland, Michigan, USA

OSIC wants to shorten time-to-diagnosis for patients with interstitial lung diseases.

Christian Wolfrum, head of New Business Development, Siemens Healthineers, Erlangen, Germany

The OSIC consortium wants to use artificial intelligence to diagnose interstitial lung disease sooner.

The concept of the Open Source Imaging Consortium. Source: OSIC