Medi Whale Co. introduced their first product, ‘Dr. Noon’ at the 34th Korea International Medical&Hospital Equipment Show (KIMES 2018) opened from last 15th March. KIMES 2018 was held at COEX from March 15th to 18th for four days.
KIMES, started from 1980, is the biggest medical and hospital equipment exhibition in Korea, which have led the advance of Korean medical industry. Under the slogan ‘Think the Future’, total of 1,313 companies (Korea 649, U.S. 117, China 165, Germany 90, Japan 53, Taiwan 50, Italia 25, Switzerland 17, U.K. 14, France 13) participated. Global companies including Samsung Electronics and Samsung Madison also participated the exhibition.
At the KIMES this year, Medi Whale first opened their product ‘Dr. Noon’, an AI-based eye screening examination assistant solution. The program helps basic eye examination by presenting referable eye disease risk and lesion sites analyzed through retinal fundus images via deep learning AI. Medi Whale said that they are ‘planning to expand the examination assisting field from eye diseases to cardiovascular diseases’.