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Scalable, Axiomatic Explanations of Deep Alzheimer's Diagnosis from Heterogeneous Data

  title={Scalable, Axiomatic Explanations of Deep Alzheimer's Diagnosis from Heterogeneous Data},
  author={Sebastian P{\"o}lsterl and Christina Aigner and C. Wachinger},
Deep Neural Networks (DNNs) have an enormous potential to learn from complex biomedical data. In particular, DNNs have been used to seamlessly fuse heterogeneous information from neuroanatomy, genetics, biomarkers, and neuropsychological tests for highly accurate Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis. On the other hand, their black-box nature is still a barrier for the adoption of such a system in the clinic, where interpretability is absolutely essential. We propose Shapley Value Explanation of… Expand

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