Modality Attention and Sampling Enables Deep Learning with Heterogeneous Marker Combinations in Fluorescence Microscopy

@article{Gomariz2021ModalityAA,
  title={Modality Attention and Sampling Enables Deep Learning with Heterogeneous Marker Combinations in Fluorescence Microscopy},
  author={Alvaro Gomariz and Tiziano Portenier and Patrick M. Helbling and Stephan Isringhausen and Ute Suessbier and C{\'e}sar Nombela-Arrieta and Orcun Goksel},
  journal={Nature machine intelligence},
  year={2021},
  volume={3},
  pages={799 - 811}
}
Fluorescence microscopy allows for a detailed inspection of cells, cellular networks, and anatomical landmarks by staining with a variety of carefully-selected markers visualized as color channels. Quantitative characterization of structures in acquired images often relies on automatic image analysis methods. Despite the success of deep learning methods in other vision applications, their potential for fluorescence image analysis remains underexploited. One reason lies in the considerable… 

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