As a hereditary disease, breast cancer has affected hundreds of families throughout the state. Annually, an average of 1,190 women are diagnosed with breast cancer in Hawaiʻi. As October approaches in… Read More »AI can predict cancer risk through mammograms
Shepherd believes AI can have a massive benefit for cancer screening, particularly in resource poor settings. “An AI algorithm can learn from a much larger library than a radiologist can.… Read More »AI For Cancer Detection: Ready for Prime Time or Caution Advised?
“Conventional methods of breast cancer risk assessment using clinical risk factors haven’t been that effective,” says study lead author John A. Shepherd, PhD, professor and researcher in the Population Sciences… Read More »Researchers Use Deep Learning to Predict Breast Cancer Risk