We identified 100 startups that are bringing AI to the healthcare industry, from drug discovery and imaging to virtual assistance and risk prediction.
Healthcare is the hottest area of startup investment among all the industries leveraging AI algorithms, as can be seen in our artificial intelligence deals tracker.
The promise of AI in healthcare is multi-fold.
Machine learning algorithms can compare a medical image with those of millions of other patients, picking up on nuances that a human eye may miss. AI has the potential to reduce drug discovery times by predicting how molecules are likely to react with each other. It can analyze unstructured data from various sources — like electronic medical records, medical images, and patient monitoring devices — to unearth meaningful information.
Investors poured $3.6B across 481 deals into healthcare AI startups from Q1’13 – Q1’18.
AI in Healthcare
Healthcare AI startups have raised $3.6B since 2013. Check out companies involved in healthcare AI in the AI in Healthcare collection.Track The Healthcare AI Space
Using CB Insights’ data, we rounded up 100 startups bringing AI to drug discovery, imaging, virtual assistance, risk prediction, and more.