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IBM's Watson studying to tackle lung cancer cases

IBM's Watson studying to tackle lung cancer cases

IBM's Watson is  being used to do more than win Jeopardy.  Quote from the article is noted below:

IBM's Watson computer could be working alongside oncologists on real cancer cases by the end of the year, InformationWeek reported. The tech company ($IBM) has been collaborating with New York's Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center to help the technological wonder beef up on medical knowledge in preparation for becoming a true clinical decision-support tool.

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