Computing hardware/software

Microscopy deep learning can identify viral infections

29 June, 2021

Using fluorescence images from live cells, researchers have trained an artificial neural network to recognise cells that are infected by adenoviruses or herpes viruses.

One step closer to a 100% digital laboratory

21 May, 2021 by Jeremy Ford*

When Bumrungrad International Hospital first went live with the InterSystems TrakCare electronic medical record system, its clinical laboratory took a huge leap forward.

Algorithms analyse mammogram X-rays for breast cancer markers

14 May, 2021

A PhD student at the University of Canterbury has been working on computational algorithms that can automatically read and analyse mammogram X-rays.

AI can identify cancerous cells by their acidity

30 March, 2021

Researchers have developed a technique that uses machine learning to determine whether a single cell is healthy or cancerous by analysing its pH.

'Crappifier' degrades high-res images for deep learning

23 March, 2021

The crappifier takes high-quality images and computationally degrades them, so that they look something like the lowest low-resolution images available.

Advanced imaging and AI help classify child brain tumours

17 February, 2021

Diffusion weighted imaging and machine learning can successfully classify the diagnosis and characteristics of common types of paediatric brain tumours.

Launceston supports ISBT 128 with BloodNet digital interface

03 February, 2021 | Supplied by: InterSystems Corporation (Australia)

Launceston General Hospital has adopted ISBT 128 with a digital interface to the BloodNet online ordering and inventory management system.

Aplex Technology ViTAM-116 stainless steel laboratory display

01 February, 2021 | Supplied by: Interworld Electronics and Computer Industries

The ViTAM-116 is a fully sealed, 15.6″, IP66/IP69K, stainless steel, Full HD industrial monitor. To comply with IP66/IP69K standards the device uses waterproof sealed connectors for all I/O connections.

Thermo Scientific Athena Software

29 January, 2021 | Supplied by: Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Scientific Athena Software is designed to simplify the management, traceability and sharing of data for core imaging facilities dedicated to materials science research.

Machine learning speeds up materials science

08 January, 2021

Researchers have successfully used machine learning to complete cumbersome materials science calculations more than 40,000 times faster than normal.

New mammogram measures to predict breast cancer risk

07 January, 2021

Researchers have found two new mammogram-based measures for breast cancer risk, which could improve the screening process and make it less stressful for women.

Brain network signature identified for depression

09 December, 2020

Using machine learning, researchers have identified distinct patterns of coordinated activity between different parts of the brain in people with major depressive disorder.

Vaccine management in the (African) cloud

03 December, 2020 | Supplied by: Oracle Corporation Australia

The Oracle Health Management System creates an electronic health record in a cloud database for every person as they are vaccinated.

Machine learning used to map gamba grass from space

27 November, 2020

Researchers used field data to 'train' a machine-learning model to detect gamba grass from high-resolution, multispectral satellite imagery.

Impending technological innovations of AI in medical diagnostics

24 November, 2020 by Dr Ivan De Backer, Technology Analyst | Supplied by: IDTechEx

Image recognition AI has the potential to revolutionise medical diagnostics, yet its current value proposition remains below the expectations of most radiologists.

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