Doctors hope to engineer immune cells to be better cancer fighters.
"I'm confident that a decade from now, we'll see a headline that says, 'How Cancer Tools are Helping Cure HIV.'"
These AIs can see details doctors may miss.
"Our findings demonstrate that cognitive computing might have a role in identifying more therapeutic options for cancer patients."
The next step for researchers will be to identify drugs that could prevent a precancerous condition from arising.
"We are taking a very measured approach to this new therapy, which is effective, but also potentially toxic."
Every year, roughly 6,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with type II endometrial cancer.
The device detects 324 genetic mutations in tumors with an accuracy of about 94.6 percent.
Could we treat some cancers with a simple antibiotic?
The student-built device took home the grand prize.
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