A.I. System to detect often-missed cancer tumors -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

A.I. System to detect often-missed cancer tumors

24.08.2018

Image: man shows an image of the lungs on a big screen; Copyright: University of Central Florida, Karen Norum

Engineers at the UCF have taught a computer how to detect tiny specks of lung cancer in CT scans, which radiologists often have a difficult time identifying. The artificial intelligence system is about 95 percent accurate, compared to 65 percent when done by human eyes, the team said.