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The voice detective: Fellows Friday with Max Little, whose Parkinson’s Voice Initiative took off after his TED TalkThe voice detective: Fellows Friday with Max Little, whose Parkinson’s Voice Initiative took off after his TED Talk

Posted By Karen Eng

At TEDGlobal 2012, Max Little (watch his TED Talk) asked the public to contribute voice samples to the Parkinson’s Voice Initiative, a data-gathering project that aims to help develop a way to diagnose the neurological disease quickly, non-invasively and in its early stages. If it succeeds, it could change the quality of care for Parkinson’s […]

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UPDATE: Parkinson’s Voice Initiative more than 50% completed, thanks to youUPDATE: Parkinson’s Voice Initiative more than 50% completed, thanks to you

Posted By Karen Eng

In this video, Karen Eng speaks with MIT postdoc and TED Fellow Max Little, who on the opening Monday of TEDGlobal 2012 announced the launch of the Parkinson’s Voice Initiative — a voice-data gathering project that could lead to the development of early detection, better treatment and cure of the disease. In this interview, Max […]