Category Archives: research

New findings in automated GBM volumetry, extent of resection and residual tumor

Discover our new findings on automated volumetry for extent-of-resection and residual-tumor for GBM patients. Journal of NeuroSurgery Meier et al. 2016. http://thejns.org/doi/full/10.3171/2016.9.JNS16146  

Posted in research | Leave a comment

Porz et al. PlosOne2016 – Fully Automated Enhanced Tumor Compartmentalization: Man vs. Machine Reloaded

New findings in #BrainTumors volumetry. BraTumIA @unibern @inselgruppe and @BrainLab SmartBrush. Multiple experts http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0165302

Posted in research | Leave a comment

Introducing FASTER – Fully automated stroke tissue estimation using random forest classifiers

New developments in stroke tissue estimation. Introducing FASTER – Fully Automated Stroke Tissue Estimation using Random forest classifiers. McKinley et al. JCBFM 2016 http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0271678X16674221    

Posted in research | Leave a comment

Miccai award

Highly grateful for recognition @miccai2016 Collaborative effort @unibern @inselgruppe Stefan Bauer Young Scientist Publication Impact Award

Posted in research | Leave a comment

Brain Lesions Workshop Miccai 2016

Interested in advances in Glioma, MS, Stroke, and trauma brain injuries? The Brain Lesions Miccai Workshop is happening again this year!  http://www.brainlesion-workshop.org

Posted in research | Leave a comment

Featured IEEE TMI Article – Brain Tumor Segmentation (BRATS)

Happy to share our IEEE TMI featured article on Brain Tumor Segmentation Challenge (BRATS) http://www.ieee-tmi.org/fast-facts/featured-article.asp?id=11&title=The-Multimodal-Brain-Tumor-Image-Segmentation-Benchmark-(BRATS) Many thanks to all contributors!

Posted in research | Leave a comment

BME Day of the Univ. Bern – May 29th

From bits to heartbeats! Join us next May 29th at the 7th BME Day of the @unibern http://www.bmeday.ch/  

Posted in research | Leave a comment

World Cancer Day 2015

Engineers and clinicians fighting brain tumours at the ISTB & Inselspital Hospital of the @unibern, #WorldCancerDay 2015, February 4 http://www.worldcancerday.org  

Posted in research, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Brain Tumor Segmentation, Summary Paper Miccai Challenges 2012 and 2013

Learn about the findings and lessons learned from the Miccai Challenges 2012&2013 for Brain Tumor Segmentation (BRATS): http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25494501  

Posted in research | Leave a comment

The VSD approved as Nature Scientific Data repository

The Virtual Skeleton Database (VSD) of the SICAS Institute is now an approved data repository of the Nature Scientific Data http://www.nature.com/sdata/data-policies/repositories  

Posted in research | Leave a comment