Mar 25, 2020
Osler clients are leading the way in fighting COVID-19. We are proud to work with these innovative companies that are at the forefront of fighting this disease with made-in-Canada solutions.
DarwinAI is a Waterloo-based start-up creating next-generation technologies for artificial intelligence development. On March 22, 2020, DarwinAI announced that it has developed COVID-Net in collaboration with researchers at the University of Waterloo’s VIP Lab. COVID-Net is an open source neural network for detecting COVID-19 via chest radiography. DarwinAI is open sourcing this model to the community in hopes of developing a robust tool to assist health care professionals in combating the COVID-19 pandemic.
For more information, read the following article in the MIT Tech Review: “A neural network can help spot COVID-19 in chest x-rays.”
The DarwinAI team
We are proud to support our clients and their innovative solutions in the fight against COVID-19. For other organizations looking to use or deploy open source solutions, we have a free web application, Osler Code Detect, you can use that helps to identify open source licenses and presents the results in an easy-to-understand and visualized format.