Tag Archives: Diabetic Retinopathy

RECOD amasses (for the second time) two awards at the Google Research Awards for Latin America 2017

As a good déjà vu of what happened in 2016, two RECOD projects coordinated by Prof. Anderson Rocha and Prof. Eduardo Valle will keep receiving their scholarships from Google LARA (Latin American Research Awards) for the next 12 months. This … Continue reading

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Your PLOS ONE Article is in the Top 25% Most Cited

The research paper entitled “Advancing Bag-of-Visual-Words Representations for Lesion Classification in Retinal Images” is among the top 25% most cited articles at PLOS ONE journal. This article inaugurates RECOD’s policy on improving the reproducibility of our published results, by making … Continue reading

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RECOD’s Diabetic Retinopathy research on the news

Our research on Diabetic Retinopathy has gotten the attention of a well known website about health and wellness in Brazil. The article (in Portuguese) highlights the importance of diabetic retinopathy treatment and how the society can take advantage of our … Continue reading

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New research grants

We are proud to announce the following new research grants obtained recently by RECOD team: (2016 – 2017) Leveraging Data-Driven Techniques for Screening of Diabetic Retinopathy and Alzheimer’s Disease. Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Anderson Rocha. Microsoft Research Azure for Research. (2017 … Continue reading

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RECOD amasses two awards at the Google Research Awards for Latin America 2016

We are very proud to announce that two research projects from RECOD are among the winners of the 2016 edition of The Google Research Awards for Latin America. The program aims to identify and support students and professors who are … Continue reading

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Beyond Lesion-based Diabetic Retinopathy: a Direct Approach for Referral

Extending the classical approach of Bags of Visual Words, the latest RECOD research on Diabetic Retinopathy – Beyond Lesion-based Diabetic Retinopathy: a Direct Approach for Referral – has just been published on the Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (J-BHI), which … Continue reading

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RECOD student is awarded Brazilian Computer Society Thesis prize

RECOD student Ramon Pires was awarded 3rd place in the Theses and Dissertations Competition of the Brazilian Computer Society for his master thesis on computer-aided diagnosis for diabetic retinopathy. The work was supervised by Prof. Anderson Rocha. The Theses and … Continue reading

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Diabetic Retinopathy Paper Accepted at IEEE EMBC’14

RECOD research on Diabetic Retinopathy has a new paper, now in the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference ! This new work explores the BossaNova representation — an state-of-the-art extension to the bags-of-words model in the task of Diabetic … Continue reading

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Diabetic Retinopathy Research Published on PlosOne

RECOD research on automated screening of Diabetic Retinopathy — “Advancing Bag-of-Visual-Words Representations for Lesion Classification in Retinal Images” — has just been published on the leading open access journal PlosOne. The research work was performed in cooperation by  Ph.D. student … Continue reading

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FAPESP Magazine Features RECOD Research on Diabetic Retinopathy Screening

FAPESP, the science grants agency for São Paulo state, has showcased RECOD research on automatic screening of Diabetic Retinopathy in its monthly glossy magazine. The research is being conducted by RECOD Ph.D. student J. Ramon Pires, under the supervision of … Continue reading

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