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06 Jun

Developing novel biomarkers in the GENetic FTD Initiative (GENFI) study

by Katie Konyn

Abstract: Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is a clinically, pathologically and genetically heterogeneous neurodegenerative disorder which is familial in around a third of cases. The Genetic FTD Initiative (GENFI) is a multicentre study of genetic...

05 Jun

PhD Studentship in Machine Learning and Compressed Sensing for Next-Generation Microstructure Imaging

by Dr Gary Zhang
Allocated Projects

Application Closing Date: June 30th, 2017 PhD Start date and Duration: 4-year studentship from September 25th, 2017 Stipend: £16,851 per annum, tax free, and full fees paid Overview Applications are invited for an exciting fully-funded PhD stud...

02 Jun

Developing CT Imaging Biomarkers of Disease Progression and Treatment Response in COPD through Application of Computational Modelling and Machine Learning

by Prof David Hawkes
Allocated Projects

We are offering a 4 year EPSRC CASE PhD studentship supported by GSK Using existing tools to characterise lung features, manifold learning and disease progression modelling will be applied to CT scans of COPD patients. Robustness and accuracy ...

30 May

Seeing the brain: How neuroimaging transforms the diagnosis and treatment of patients with brain disorders

by Katie Konyn

Abstract: Doctors and scientists once had to wait until autopsy to examine the brain, and psychologists had to deduce from behavior where the brain was injured. Now they can study detailed three-dimensional images of the brain to spot problems,...

23 May

PHD: Machine learning for non-invasive prostate cancer characterization

by Prof. David Hawkes
Allocated Projects

Applications are invited for a PhD position at the Centre for Medical Image Computing of the UCL Department of Computer Science CMIC combines methodological researchers from the Departments of CS and Medical Physics & Bioengineering with biom...

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