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Consumer-grade GPUs can be used to analyze tumor images

Consumer-grade GPUs can be used to analyze tumor images

When we think of graphics processing units, or GPUs, we usually associate them with video games, or how they are used to help render graphics used in animation and whatnot. However it seems that apart from their use in video games, researchers have discov Read More

PCPs fuzzy on HCC surveillance in cirrhosis

PCPs fuzzy on HCC surveillance in cirrhosis

Several medical societies recommend that patients with cirrhosis undergo ultrasound surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma every 6 months, but studies suggest less than 20% receive surveillance. Read More

Screening may help boost liver cancer survival rates

Screening may help boost liver cancer survival rates

Dr. Amit Singal, medical director of the liver tumor clinic at UT Southwestern's Harold C. Simmons Cancer Center, discusses his study finding that increased screening for liver tumors in people with cirrhosis -- scarring of the liver -- could help boost l Read More