The software is designed to act as a low-cost early warning system for pancreatic tumours. [Read More]
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VideoA team of medical clinicians and computer scientists have teamed up to create an app designed to spot early signs of pancreatic cancer.
The disease, which killed Apple's co-founder Steve Jobs, is one of the hardest types of cancer to treat, but detecting and treating it early can make a big difference to survival rates.
The BiliScreen app is still in development at the University of Washington but is due to be presented at a computing conference later this month.
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