Study finds Google system could improve breast cancer detection

Business / Tech Jan 2, 2020

Study finds Google system could improve breast cancer detection

A Google artificial intelligence system has proved as good as expert radiologists at predicting which women would develop breast cancer based on screening mammograms and also showed promise at reducing errors, researchers in the United States and Britain reported. The study, which was published in ...

Japan's Empress Emerita Michiko has breast cancer completely removed

National Sep 20, 2019

Japan's Empress Emerita Michiko has breast cancer completely removed

Empress Emerita Michiko's breast cancer has been completely removed and no metastasis has been observed, the Imperial Household Agency said Friday. The agency announced the result of the final pathology examination of the 84-year-old former empress, who underwent successful surgery to remove stage 1 cancer ...

Winning the battle against breast cancer

Lifestyle Sep 30, 2017

Winning the battle against breast cancer

by Masami Ito

Oct. 1 marks the start of the annual Pink Ribbon campaign to raise awareness about breast cancer. Pretty in pink: Tokyo Skytree is illuminated in pink on Oct. 1 last year to mark the beginning of breast cancer awareness month. | COURTESY OF ESTEE ...