Question: Training a classifier to recognize cancer biopsy images.
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2.2 years ago by
Caitlin90
Caitlin90 wrote:

Hi all.

I am planning a semester project for my "Introduction to Computational Biology" course and I am very interested in both cancer and machine learning. I downloaded and installed: Python 3.5.3, keras, theano, tensorflow, matplotlib, mahotas, scikit-learn, and scikit-image. I was wondering if a publicly available dataset of images was available which contained, ideally, several thousand cancer biopsies with which I could train a classifier, i.e., use as a training corpus. Something similar to:

https://www.cs.toronto.edu/~kriz/cifar.html

If so, I would then like to be able to submit images that the classifier as not "seen", so that a determination, non-cancerous, benign, or malignant could be made.

Thank you.

~Caitlin

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ADD COMMENTlink modified 2.2 years ago by Jean-Karim Heriche18k • written 2.2 years ago by Caitlin90
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2.2 years ago by
EMBL Heidelberg, Germany
Jean-Karim Heriche18k wrote:

Try the The Cancer Imaging Archive (TCIA).

ADD COMMENTlink written 2.2 years ago by Jean-Karim Heriche18k
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