Designing a Computer Aided Detection (CAD) System for Breast Cancer Detection


CFP: #31 Round: 6
Unversity/Faculty: Helwan University Project Type: ARP Company: MESC for Research & Development
ITAC Fund: EGP 358,099 Start Date: 1/1/2010 End Date: 3/1/2011

Project Output:

Commercial CAD software (LIBCAD) for breast cancer detection.

Project KPIs:

  • CI:
    • Agreed with SAMA—which is consumed by NabdaCare—to integrate LIBCAD to their image viewer “ViewRAD”, which is used by many radiology centers in Egypt and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
    • NabdaCare has installed the first release of integrated software (ViewRAD-LIBCAD) at AlfaScan. In addition, NabdaCare has established agreements with many other radiology and medical centers, including Alaraby Hospital, Misr Scan, Cairo Scan, among others, that they purchase ViewRAD-LIBCAD
  • TI:
    • Journals: (1) journal publication.
    • Conferences: (2) conference publications
  • JI: Two developers were hired by the company