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An Expert Image Analysis System For Chromosome Analysis Application
Author(s): Q. Wu; P. Suetens; A. Oosterlinck; H. Van den Berghe
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Paper Abstract

This paper reports a recent study on applying a knowledge-based system approach as a new attempt to solve the problem of chromosome classification. A theoretical framework of an expert image analysis system is proposed, based on such a study. In this scheme, chromosome classification can be carried out under a hypothesize-and-verify paradigm, by integrating a rule-based component, in which the expertise of chromosome karyotyping is formulated with an existing image analysis system which uses conventional pattern recognition techniques. Results from the existing system can be used to bring in hypotheses, and with the rule-based verification and modification procedures, improvement of the classification performance can be excepted.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 January 1987
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 0767, Medical Imaging, (1 January 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.967024
Show Author Affiliations
Q. Wu, University of Leuven (Belgium)
P. Suetens, University of Leuven (Belgium)
A. Oosterlinck, University of Leuven (Belgium)
H. Van den Berghe, Academic Hospital Gasthuisberg (Belgium)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0767:
Medical Imaging
Samuel J. Dwyer; Roger H. Schneider, Editor(s)

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