Basch co-authors Friends of Cancer Research white paper

December 4, 2018

UNC Lineberger’s Ethan Basch, MD, MSc, professor in the UNC School of Medicine Division of Hematology/Oncology and director of the UNC Lineberger’s Cancer Outcomes Research Program, was a contributor to a white paper for the Friends of Cancer Research. Basch and the working group behind the paper developed a working definition of “tolerability” to better capture the patient experience.

Scientists train a computer to classify breast cancer tumors

November 19, 2018

Using technology similar to the type that powers facial recognition on a smartphone, Charles M. Perou, PhD, Melissa Troester, PhD, and Heather D. Couture have trained a computer to analyze breast cancer images and then classify the tumors with high accuracy.