Baidu teams up with PUMC on cancer research

BEIJING – China’s search engine giant Baidu said Wednesday that it would team up with Peking Union Medical College (PUMC) on esophageal cancer research. PUMC will collect 1,500 tissue samples and 100 family blood samples of esophageal cancer patients in the coming two years, Baidu said in a statement. Baidu will use big data and AI…