A data model and database for high-resolution pathology analytical image informatics

  title={A data model and database for high-resolution pathology analytical image informatics},
  author={Fusheng Wang and Jun Kong and Lee A. D. Cooper and Tony Pan and Tahsin M. Kurç and Wenjin Chen and Ashish Sharma and Cristobal Niedermayr and Tae W Oh and Daniel J. Brat and Alton Brad Farris and David J. Foran and J. Saltz},
  journal={Journal of Pathology Informatics},
Background: The systematic analysis of imaged pathology specimens often results in a vast amount of morphological information at both the cellular and sub-cellular scales. While microscopy scanners and computerized analysis are capable of capturing and analyzing data rapidly, microscopy image data remain underutilized in research and clinical settings. One major obstacle which tends to reduce wider adoption of these new technologies throughout the clinical and scientific communities is the… 

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