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Research Brief Honor Roll

A Challenge to Find Small Lesions in Torrents of Data Highlights Difficulties for Humans and Machines

NYU researchers won a deep learning challenge to detect lesions in digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) images. We discuss the obstacles that DBT poses to deep learning and look at how our team navigated them.

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Science Life

Dreams in English, Trilogies, and ‘Crazy Projects’—the PhD Journey of Hong Hsi Lee

Hong Hsi Lee, alumnus of the Biomedical Imaging & Technology PhD Program at NYU Grossman School of Medicine, has just completed postdoctoral training at our Center and is headed to a postdoctoral fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital. We take a look at his journey.

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Meet Vatsal Sodha

An interest in machine learning in medicine sparked by a college project has taken Vatsal Sodha from Gujarat to Arizona to a bicoastal telecommute.

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MRI Detects Variations in Diameters of Axons

Scientists show that MRI signal can detect axonal features long assumed to be beyond the reach of magnetic resonance imaging.

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Honor Roll Lab Talk

Daniel Sodickson on the Secret Behind a Decade of Growth

Daniel Sodickson, vice chair for research at NYU Langone’s radiology department, talks about cultivating talent, finding “a room of one’s own,” and distrusting startup packages.

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Research Brief

Can AI Tell Who Will Need a Knee Replacement in 10 Years?

NIH-funded deep learning research at NYU Grossman School of Medicine promises to predict progression of knee osteoarthritis.