KEY POINTS
  • Google on Tuesday announced a series of new health initiatives and partnerships at its annual event called "The Check Up.
  • The Google Health team shared updates about features coming to search, tools for building health apps and the latest in AI-powered health research.
  • There was a particular buzz around the latest version of Google's medical large language model called Med-PaLM.

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Google on Tuesday announced new health initiatives and partnerships at its annual event called "The Check Up." The Google Health team shared updates about features coming to search, tools for building health apps and the latest in artificial intelligence-powered health research.

During the event, the company discussed new partnerships to help develop AI-assisted ultrasounds, cancer treatment and tuberculosis screenings, but there was a particular buzz around the latest version of its medical large language model called Med-PaLM.

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