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Cell Segmentation by Combining Marker-Controlled Watershed and Deep Learning

@article{Lux2020CellSB,
  title={Cell Segmentation by Combining Marker-Controlled Watershed and Deep Learning},
  author={Filip Lux and Petr Matula},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2004.01607}
}
We propose a cell segmentation method for analyzing images of densely clustered cells. The method combines the strengths of marker-controlled watershed transformation and a convolutional neural network (CNN). We demonstrate the method universality and high performance on three Cell Tracking Challenge (CTC) datasets of clustered cells captured by different acquisition techniques. For all tested datasets, our method reached the top performance in both cell detection and segmentation. Based on a… 

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