Lunit is increasing its deployment of an AI imaging answer to South Korean navy services and troops abroad.
This comes following the profitable pilot deployment of Lunit INSIGHT CXR, its AI-powered chest x-ray evaluation software program, final 12 months within the military, navy, and air power medical establishments, together with the Armed Forces Medical Command and the Armed Forces Capital Hospital.
The corporate has been supplying its chest x-ray evaluation answer to military-run medical services as a part of the AI Convergence undertaking of the South Korean Ministry of Science and ICT and the Nationwide IT Trade Promotion Company.
WHY IT MATTERS
Within the fourth 12 months of its participation within the undertaking, Lunit helps additional enhance entry to diagnostic and remedy companies in distant areas the place navy troops are stationed, corresponding to navy ships. Notably, it plans to develop a customized AI answer that might be linked with moveable x-ray imaging gear to drastically enhance care accessibility.
THE LARGER TREND
Lunit has been collaborating within the South Korean authorities’s AI Convergence undertaking since 2020 by means of its consortium with biotech firm Basgen Bio.
Other than navy services, Lunit INSIGHT CXR has additionally been deployed globally over the previous few months. Lunit just lately secured partnerships with the Albert Einstein Israelita Hospital in Brazil and with Radlink in Singapore to reinforce their chest x-ray evaluation capabilities utilizing AI.
Early this 12 months, Lunit disclosed its plan to open a wholly-owned subsidiary in Europe to help with its gross sales and community growth.