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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia , April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — SenseTime, the world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, announced that it has recently been granted CE mark approval for its AI medical solution SenseCare-Chest DR Pro. SenseTime receives CE mark for its SenseCare-Chest DR Pro A doctor reading CXR scans using SenseCare-Chest DR Pro diagnostic software The CE marks means that the software can be commercialised across the European Union under the European Union Medical Device Regulation (MDR), as well as other markets where it is recogni s ed. The certification of SenseCare-Chest DR Pro marks another milestone for SenseTime to introduce its AI medical solutions for both computed tomography (CT) and digital radiography (DR) to international markets after its SenseCare-Lung Pro medical solution was granted the CE mark last year. […] As a routine part of medical examinations, chest x-rays (CXR) play an essential role in the early detection of chest diseases due to its accessibility and low-dose radiation exposure. […] Story continues “We have been dedicated to developing AI tools for improving diagnosis accuracy and efficiency for years. By obtaining the CE mark for both CT and DR solutions, we hope to support the work of medical professionals with its comprehensive AI-powered chest diagnostic solutions in more and more markets globally,” said Dr. Zhang Shaoting, Vice President and Deputy Head of Research at SenseTime. “As pneumonia and lung cancer remain in the top 10 causes of death in Malaysia , there is a pressing need for diagnostic assistance software such as SenseTime’s DR and CT solutions to support medical professionals in the early detection of such chest diseases. Malaysia seeks to improve both the quality and efficiency of its medical services as part of its efforts to digitalise its healthcare sector. At SenseTime, we are committed to supporting these efforts through our suite of SenseCare AI capabilities in Malaysia and the Southeast Asia region,” said Mr. Martin Huang , Managing Director of SenseTime International Pte.
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