News and reflections from the world of AI

    Interview with Kati Mäkelä MD

    Kati Mäkelä, an MD specializing in pulmonary medicine at the Helsinki University Hospital and a PhD student in the Lung Factor Research Group in the ...
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    AI Glossary

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) AI is a branch of computer science in which intelligent behaviour is simulated by computer systems. It is often also ...
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    CRL case study: automated image analysis of lung fibrosis with AI

    The Speciality Pathology Services unit located at the Charles River Laboratories UK site is increasing the speed and accuracy of image analysis in ...
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    October 28, 2020

    An introduction to the history of telepathology

    Early development Telepathology, the remote practice of pathology, originates from a need for quick remote consultation. In an increasingly technologically connected world, communication and collaboration have become more convenient, particularly benefiting healthcare practices. In the decades since its development, telepathology has grown more useful than ever before, allowing pathologists to ...
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    October 27, 2020

    Van Andel Institute case study: quantitative, unbiased assessment of alpha-synuclein immunoreactivity with AI

    Why did you decide to use Aiforia’s AI software and services?  Christopher: We recognized that Aiforia could provide us a uniform, fully quantitative, unbiased way to analyze the presence of a specific marker of pathogenic α-synuclein that is a key hallmark of Parkinson’s disease. We had previously used several different analysis methods to assess pathogenic α-synuclein immunoreactivity in the ...
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