In a new study, a program known as Spatially Invariant Vector Quantization (SIVQ) separated a malignancy from background tissue in digital slides of a type of bladder cancer whose features can vary widely and presents diagnostic challenges even for experts.
Kathleen A. Cooney, M.D. of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, led this research effort which may may provide clues on prostate cancer development and who may need earlier screening.
A new urine test can help aid early detection of and treatment decisions about prostate cancer, a study from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Michigan Center for Translational Pathology finds.
Researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have identified a protein that shows distinct changes in structure between pancreatic cancer, non-cancerous diseases and normal blood serum. The protein also changes from early stage pancreatic cancer to advanced disease.