Linder, Ewert

Point-of-care mobile digital microscopy and deep learning for the detection of soil-transmitted helminths and Schistosoma haematobium.

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Aug 25, 2017

BACKGROUND: Microscopy remains the gold standard in the diagnosis of neglected tropical diseases. As resource limited, rural areas often lack laboratory equipment and trained personnel, new diagnostic techniques are needed.

Mobile Diagnostics Based on Motion? A Close Look at Motility Patterns in the Schistosome Life Cycle.

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Jun 21, 2016

Imaging at high resolution and subsequent image analysis with modified mobile phones have the potential to solve problems related to microscopy-based diagnostics of parasitic infections in many endemic regions.

On-chip imaging of Schistosoma haematobium eggs in urine for diagnosis by computer vision.

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Dec 16, 2013

BACKGROUND: Microscopy, being relatively easy to perform at low cost, is the universal diagnostic method for detection of most globally important parasitic infections.