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IBM Watson Health Centre opens in Helsinki

Tuesday 4 April 2017 | 14:46 CET | News
IBM said it has opened the IBM Watson Health Centre in Helsinki, Finland. It will use Watson cognitive computing to help doctors treat patients. The centre will be a hub for AI applications in medicine and is expected to employ up to 150 consultants in Finland over the next few years.

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