Publications

2019

Papers in international journals

  1. M. Balkenhol, D. Tellez, W. Vreuls, P. Clahsen, H. Pinckaers, F. Ciompi, P. Bult and J. van der Laak, "Deep learning assisted mitotic counting for breast cancer", Laboratory Investigation, 2019. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Url Cited by ~7
  2. O. Geessink, A. Baidoshvili, J. Klaase, B. Ehteshami Bejnordi, G. Litjens, G. van Pelt, W. Mesker, I. Nagtegaal, F. Ciompi and J. van der Laak, "Computer aided quantification of intratumoral stroma yields an independent prognosticator in rectal cancer", Cellular Oncology, 2019:1-11. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Cited by ~8
  3. L. Aprupe, G. Litjens, T. Brinker, J. van der Laak and N. Grabe, "Robust and accurate quantification of biomarkers of immune cells in lung cancer micro-environment using deep convolutional neural networks", PeerJ, 2019;7:e6335. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Cited by ~3
  4. A. Halilovic, D. Verweij, A. Simons, M. Stevens-Kroef, S. Vermeulen, J. Elsink, B. Tops, I. Otte-Holler, J. van der Laak, C. van de Water, O. Boelens, M. Schlooz-Vries, J. Dijkstra, I. Nagtegaal, J. Tol, P. van Cleef, P. Span and P. Bult, "HER2, chromosome 17 polysomy and DNA ploidy status in breast cancer; a translational study", Scientific Reports, 2019;9(1):11679. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Url Cited by ~2
  5. M. Balkenhol, P. Bult, D. Tellez, W. Vreuls, P. Clahsen, F. Ciompi and J. van der Laak, "Deep learning and manual assessment show that the absolute mitotic count does not contain prognostic information in triple negative breast cancer", Cellular Oncology, 2019;42:4555-4569. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Cited by ~8
  6. J. van der Laak, F. Ciompi and G. Litjens, "No pixel-level annotations needed", Nature Biomedical Engineering, 2019;3(11):855-856. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Url Cited by ~2
  7. D. Tellez, G. Litjens, P. Bandi, W. Bulten, J. Bokhorst, F. Ciompi and J. van der Laak, "Quantifying the effects of data augmentation and stain color normalization in convolutional neural networks for computational pathology", Medical Image Analysis, 2019;58:101544. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Url Cited by ~28
  8. Z. Swiderska-Chadaj, H. Pinckaers, M. van Rijthoven, M. Balkenhol, M. Melnikova, O. Geessink, Q. Manson, M. Sherman, A. Polonia, J. Parry, M. Abubakar, G. Litjens, J. van der Laak and F. Ciompi, "Learning to detect lymphocytes in immunohistochemistry with deep learning", Medical Image Analysis, 2019;58:101547. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Url Cited by ~9
  9. M. Maas, G. Litjens, A. Wright, U. Attenberger, M. Haider, T. Helbich, B. Kiefer, K. Macura, D. Margolis, A. Padhani, K. Selnaes, G. Villeirs, J. Futterer and T. Scheenen, "A Single-Arm, Multicenter Validation Study of Prostate Cancer Localization and Aggressiveness With a Quantitative Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging Approach", Investigative Radiology, 2019. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Cited by ~2
  10. M. Hermsen, T. de Bel, M. den Boer, E. Steenbergen, J. Kers, S. Florquin, J. Roelofs, M. Stegall, M. Alexander, B. Smith, B. Smeets, L. Hilbrands and J. van der Laak, "Deep-learning based histopathologic assessment of kidney tissue", Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 2019;30(10):1968-1979. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Url Cited by ~25
  11. G. Litjens, F. Ciompi, J. Wolterink, B. de Vos, T. Leiner, J. Teuwen and I. Isgum, "State-of-the-Art Deep Learning in Cardiovascular Image Analysis", JACC Cardiovascular Imaging, 2019;12(8 Pt 1):1549-1565. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Cited by ~34
  12. M. Mullooly, B. Ehteshami Bejnordi, R. Pfeiffer, S. Fan, M. Palakal, M. Hada, P. Vacek, D. Weaver, J. Shepherd, B. Fan, A. Mahmoudzadeh, J. Wang, S. Malkov, J. Johnson, S. Herschorn, B. Sprague, S. Hewitt, L. Brinton, N. Karssemeijer, J. van der Laak, A. Beck, M. Sherman and G. Gierach, "Application of convolutional neural networks to breast biopsies to delineate tissue correlates of mammographic breast density", NPJ Breast Cancer, 2019;5:43. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Cited by ~1
  13. B. Sturm, D. Creytens, M. Cook, J. Smits, M. van Dijk, E. Eijken, E. Kurpershoek, H. Kusters-Vandevelde, A. Ooms, C. Wauters, W. Blokx and J. van der Laak, "Validation of Whole-slide Digitally Imaged Melanocytic Lesions: Does Z-Stack Scanning Improve Diagnostic Accuracy?", Journal of Pathology Informatics, 2019;10:6. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Url Cited by ~1
  14. I. Munsterman, M. Van Erp, G. Weijers, C. Bronkhorst, C. de Korte, J. Drenth, J. van der Laak and E. Tjwa, "A Novel Automatic Digital Algorithm that Accurately Quantifies Steatosis in NAFLD on Histopathological Whole-Slide Images", Cytometry Part B-Clinical Cytometry, 2019. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Cited by ~6
  15. M. Veta, Y. Heng, N. Stathonikos, B. Bejnordi, F. Beca, T. Wollmann, K. Rohr, M. Shah, D. Wang, M. Rousson, M. Hedlund, D. Tellez, F. Ciompi, E. Zerhouni, D. Lanyi, M. Viana, V. Kovalev, V. Liauchuk, H. Phoulady, T. Qaiser, S. Graham, N. Rajpoot, E. Sjoblom, J. Molin, K. Paeng, S. Hwang, S. Park, Z. Jia, E. Chang, Y. Xu, A. Beck, P. van Diest and J. Pluim, "Predicting breast tumor proliferation from whole-slide images: the TUPAC16 challenge", Medical Image Analysis, 2019;54:111-121. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Cited by ~56
  16. W. Bulten, P. Bándi, J. Hoven, R. van de Loo, J. Lotz, N. Weiss, J. van der Laak, B. van Ginneken, C. Hulsbergen-van de Kaa and G. Litjens, "Epithelium segmentation using deep learning in H&E-stained prostate specimens with immunohistochemistry as reference standard", Nature Scientific Reports, 2019;9(1). Abstract/PDF DOI PMID arXiv Cited by ~39
  17. P. Bándi, M. Balkenhol, B. van Ginneken, J. van der Laak and G. Litjens, "Resolution-agnostic tissue segmentation in whole-slide histopathology images with convolutional neural networks", PeerJ, 2019;7:e8242. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Url Cited by ~2
  18. D. Tellez, G. Litjens, J. van der Laak and F. Ciompi, "Neural Image Compression for Gigapixel Histopathology Image Analysis", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 2019;58:101544. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Url Cited by ~7
  19. O. Debats, G. Litjens and H. Huisman, "Lymph node detection in MR Lymphography: false positive reduction using multi-view convolutional neural networks", PeerJ, 2019;7:e8052. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID
  20. J. Bokhorst, A. Blank, A. Lugli, I. Zlobec, H. Dawson, M. Vieth, L. Rijstenberg, S. Brockmoeller, M. Urbanowicz, J. Flejou, R. Kirsch, F. Ciompi, J. van der Laak and I. Nagtegaal, "Assessment of individual tumor buds using keratin immunohistochemistry: moderate interobserver agreement suggests a role for machine learning", Modern Pathology, 2019. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Url Cited by ~2
  21. E. Abels, L. Pantanowitz, F. Aeffner, M. Zarella, J. van der Laak, M. Bui, V. Vemuri, A. Parwani, J. Gibbs, E. Agosto-Arroyo, A. Beck and C. Kozlowski, "Computational pathology definitions, best practices, and recommendations for regulatory guidance: a white paper from the Digital Pathology Association", Journal of Pathology, 2019;249(3):286-294. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID Cited by ~24

Preprints

  1. H. Pinckaers, B. van Ginneken and G. Litjens, "Streaming convolutional neural networks for end-to-end learning with multi-megapixel images", arXiv:1911.04432, 2019. Abstract arXiv Cited by ~3
  2. A. Simpson, M. Antonelli, S. Bakas, M. Bilello, K. Farahani, B. van Ginneken, A. Kopp-Schneider, B. Landman, G. Litjens, B. Menze, O. Ronneberger, R. Summers, P. Bilic, P. Christ, R. Do, M. Gollub, J. Golia-Pernicka, S. Heckers, W. Jarnagin, M. McHugo, S. Napel, E. Vorontsov, L. Maier-Hein and M. Cardoso, "A large annotated medical image dataset for the development and evaluation of segmentation algorithms", arXiv:1902.09063, 2019. Abstract arXiv Cited by ~75

Papers in conference proceedings

  1. T. de Bel, M. Hermsen, J. Kers, J. van der Laak and G. Litjens, "Stain-Transforming Cycle-Consistent Generative Adversarial Networks for Improved Segmentation of Renal Histopathology", Medical Imaging with Deep Learning, 2019. Abstract/PDF Url Cited by ~9
  2. C. Mercan, M. Balkenhol, J. van der Laak and F. Ciompi, "From Point Annotations to Epithelial Cell Detection in Breast Cancer Histopathology using RetinaNet", Medical Imaging with Deep Learning, 2019. Abstract/PDF Url
  3. H. Pinckaers, W. Bulten and G. Litjens, "High resolution whole prostate biopsy classification using streaming stochastic gradient descent", Medical Imaging, 2019. Abstract/PDF DOI Cited by ~1
  4. J. Bokhorst, H. Pinckaers, P. van Zwam, I. Nagetgaal, J. van der Laak and F. Ciompi, "Learning from sparsely annotated data for semantic segmentation in histopathology images", Medical Imaging with Deep Learning, 2019;102:81-94. Abstract/PDF Url Cited by ~2
  5. K. Dercksen, W. Bulten and G. Litjens, "Dealing with Label Scarcity in Computational Pathology: A Use Case in Prostate Cancer Classification", Medical Imaging with Deep Learning, 2019. Abstract/PDF Url Cited by ~2

Abstracts

  1. W. Bulten, H. Pinckaers, C. Hulsbergen-van de Kaa and G. Litjens, "Automated Gleason Grading of Prostate Biopsies Using Deep Learning", United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) 108th Annual Meeting, 2019. Abstract Cited by ~9
  2. J. Bokhorst, H. Dawson, A. Blank, I. Zlobec, A. Lugli, M. Vieth, R. Kirsch, M. Urbanowicz, S. Brockmoeller, J. Flejou, L. Rijstenberg, J. van der Laak, F. Ciompi and I. Nagtegaal, "Assessment of tumor buds in colorectal cancer. A large-scale international digital observer study", European Congress of Pathology, 2019. Abstract

Master theses

  1. J. Winkens, "Out-of-distribution detection for computational pathology with multi-head ensembles", 2019. Abstract/PDF
  2. D. Geijs, "Tumor segmentation in fluorescent TNBC immunohistochemical multiplex images using deep learning", 2019. Abstract/PDF