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Apollo Hospitals Adopt IBM Watson For Oncology And Genomics

Apollo Hospitals on Tuesday announced that they will be adopting Watson for Oncology and Watson for Genomics. The two IBM cognitive computing platforms will help physicians provide patients with personalised, evidence-based cancer care. This agreement is the first-of-its kind Watson for Oncology and Watson for Genomics deployment in India.

Apollo Hospitals will build on their legacy of clinical expertise with dedicated cancer care hospitals in India by implementing Watson for Oncology and Watson for Genomics across ten of its 64 hospitals.

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Bone marrow transplant unit opens at Apollo Hospitals

Apollo Hospitals Dhaka yesterday introduced a Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, with all necessary facilities, a dedicated team and all advanced technologies needed for fast diagnosis.

The new unit has latest facilities to facilitate autologous and allogeneic bone marrow transplantation, according to a press release.

With this, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka becomes the only private hospital in Bangladesh equipped to help the country’s blood cancer patients.