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The Promise and the Challenge of Deep Learning in Pathology

11 hours 1 min ago
By Lee Cooper, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics Emory University School of Medicine Assistant Professor, Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University One of the most exciting developments of the past decade has been the success of methods broadly described as deep learning. While the roots …

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Predictive Modeling for Pre-clinical Drug Screening: Improving Models Derived From Observational Studies Using Machine Learning and Simulation

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 14:21
This blog post, the fifth, concludes our series that discusses the principles underlying the collaborative project “Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer (JDACS4C).” Investigators from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research have been working collaboratively with experts in applied machine learning and computer science using the …

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Population Level Pilot: Population Information Integration, Analysis, and Modeling for Precision Surveillance

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 15:07
This is the fourth in a series of posts that discuss the principles underlying the three-year collaborative program “Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer (JDACS4C).” Investigators from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research have been working collaboratively with computational and data scientists affiliated with several national laboratories …

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Introducing the Data Commons Framework

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 16:46
Robert L. Grossman, Ph.D. Frederick H. Rawson Professor Professor of  Medicine and Computer Science Jim and Karen Frank Director,  Center for Translational Data Science (CTDS) University of Chicago For this interview, the Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology Communications Team interviewed Dr. Robert L. Grossman of the University of Chicago Center for Data Intensive …

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Modeling the Dynamics of Membrane-bound Mutant RAS to Accelerate Discovery of Novel Drug Targets

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 11:02
                    This is the third in a series of posts that discuss the principles underlying the three-year collaborative program “Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer (JDACS4C).” Investigators from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research have been working …

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CANDLE: Scaling JDACS4C Algorithms to Unprecedented Magnitudes

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 15:36
                This is the second of a series of posts that discuss the principles underlying the three-year collaborative program “Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer (JDACS4C).” Investigators from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research have been working collaboratively with experts in …

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