Smartphone app for defining cancer

Smartphone app for defining cancer


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    Researchers from the University of Houston are close to finalizing a mobile application that is able to diagnose melanoma patient’s body.

    Professor George Zouridakis working on this project since 2005 and began to develop the application after the iPhone has become a widespread mobile devices.

    To date, an application uses a special 500-dollar lens, and it provides a correct diagnosis in 85 percent probability that, in principle, no worse than a dermatologist.

    The basis for the purpose of this development is to provide a simple and rapid diagnosis in rural areas or developing countries, where there is no special medical staff.

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