Pune institute develops AI for detection of COVID-19

Pune ; Researchers at the Defence Instituteof Advanced Technology (DIAT) in Pune have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) enabled COVID-19 detection tool, which uses chest x-rays of patients to identify the infection.According to the release, chest x-rays of suspected patients can be uploaded on this AI tool, which immediately confirms any abnormality due to COVID-19 or other kinds of respiratory disorders.

This will be a useful tool for radiologists and it can also be used in telemedicine, the statement read.The DIAT has made it available for free on its website www.diat.ac.in, where a link has been provided, the release stated.