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'I thought I had a chest infection… but I was told I had an aggressive form of cancer' – Deirdre Ruane

Deirdre Ruane wondered was she going to die. Photo: Tony Gavin ‘I thought I had a chest infection… but I was told I had an aggressive form of cancer’ – Deirdre Ruane Independent.ie Deirdre Ruane’s cancer was so life-threatening, chemotherapy began within hours of her diagnosis. Yet, just one year later, she has already embarked… Read More »

Ovarian cancer AI can tell how aggressive a woman’s tumour is

Steve Gschmeissner/Science Photo Library By Nicole Kobie Artificial intelligence is helping researchers spot aggressive forms of ovarian cancer. Yinyin Yuan and colleagues at the Institute of Cancer Research in London built an AI to look for differences in tumour cell shape. It analysed tissue sample images from 514 women with ovarian cancer and found that… Read More »