Varjo Teams with MachineMD for Diagnosis of Brain Disorders

March 12, 2023 | Reality
Varjo / MachineMD

Another novel use for virtual reality is in the diagnosis of brain disorders. Headset manufacturer Varjo is teaming with MachineMD to develop a system which can track users eyes and automatically detect the likelihood of certain conditions.

Currently this kind of diagnosis can only be done by trained specialists, and the companies say that their system which is in development works automatically, without the need for years of training, and reduces examination time from 45 minutes down to 10 minutes.