Medical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital. Photo: ReutersMedical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital. Photo: Reuters
Medical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital. Photo: Reuters

How China’s investment in health care AI helps it deal with the coronavirus crisis

  • China named its first team of national AI champions in 2017, tasking them to develop the technology for uses including health care
  • The developments since have proven useful today, in light of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak

Topic |   Artificial intelligence
Medical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital. Photo: ReutersMedical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital. Photo: Reuters
Medical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital. Photo: Reuters
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