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Title: Al Roth's Address on Global Kidney Matching
Post by: Clark on December 02, 2019, 02:06:39 PM
[/size]Keynote: Big Data and Global Kidney Matching Chain
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Alvin Roth, 2012 Nobel Laureate in Economics and member of the Luohan Academy academic Committee, delivered a speech centered on the topic of worldwide data connectivity, cloud computing, and AI-enabled matching system to identify kidney donors correctly. Kidney disease is a global issue and also one of the top ten fatal diseases. Professor Roth said that if there were a data pool with enough patients and donors, then transplantation would be completed in a new way – indirect donation.