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A crucial issue in the search for new treatments for neurodegenerative diseases is to develop biomarkers that can measure their effects on the brain. In clinical tests, image processing software developed by the ARAMIS project team measured the effect of a drug on the volume of the hippocampus from MRI images.
Inria is organising MICCAI 2012, the 15th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention, which takes place from the 1st to the 5th of October.
We spoke to Prof. Giovanni Frisoni, neurologist at IRCCS Fatebenefratelli in Italy, and Inria researcher Marco Lorenzi, both of whom are presenting a paper about brain image analysis for better diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.
- Digital medicine
- Brain image analysis
- Inria research centre - Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée
To monitor elderly people at home, particularly those suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, in order to care for them better: that is the ambition of Inria’s ‘Stars’ research team, which designs digital models of human behaviour based on data acquired through patient observation.
- Inria Sophia Antipolis-Méditerranée Research Centre
- CHU Nice
- Stars team
- Elderly people at home