Artificial Intelligence for skin image analysis using Total Body Photography

8/03/2023.

In the last decade the application of artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms in dermatology to classify skin lesions, particularly melanoma, has advanced rapidly. Large international computer skin image analysis challenges have successfully drawn attention to the potential for AI to aid the detection of skin cancers.

Object detection - part 1

6/03/2023.

Object detection is a computer vision technology that can detect objects in images and videos. It answers the question: which object is presented and where is it?

iToBoS in 4YFN Congress 2023

2/03/2023.

iToBoS project was presented in the 4YFN congress, an event of the GSMA MWC aimed at supporting startups, investors, digital hubs and companies to connect and launch new business ventures together.

Accelerating research with GPU computing

1/03/2023.

In recent times, data has become one of the most precious resources in both business and science. For projects such as iToBoS, which aims to utilize deep learning in the global fight against melanoma, the veracity, validity and volume of data is essential.

Minimizing Paralysis of Choice for XAI Methods with multi-metric Evaluation Framework

25/02/2023.

Due to the ubiquity of AI systems in our society, awareness has been raised for the need of neural networks and their predictions to be transparent and explainable.

iToBoS presented to the Technological Transformation and Disruption Unit of Government of Catalonia

23/02/2023.

iToBoS consultants met with representatives of Government of Catalonia to present the project, as well as its innovative aspects and its value proposition based on the application of information technologies and optoelectronics for the health sector and society.

Using DICOM file format for dermatoscopy

22/02/2023.

DICOM (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine) files are a standard for storing and transmitting medical imaging information. They are more commonly used in various radiology modalities, such as MRI or CT scans, as they can contain multiple frames of an image in a single file, thus allowing to store a 3D image formed by slices.

Neumann 120: Celebrating a pioneer of computing

20/02/2023.

Recent advances in software and hardware technologies have revolutionized data-driven research projects such as iToBoS by greatly accelerating the execution of computational tasks.

Best use of R&D winners 2023

17/02/2023.

The iToBoS project partner Trilateral Research won "Invest in Ireland’s award" for "Best Use of R&D" for their work on iToBoS. 

Change detection and melanoma diagnosis

16/02/2023.

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, and early detection is crucial for successful treatment. One approach to detecting skin cancer is to use change detection, where changes in the skin over time are analyzed to identify potential malignancies.