Artificial intelligence algorithms have outperformed expert pathologists in diagnosing metastatic breast cancer in a new study in JAMA.

This diagnostic accuracy study compares the ability of machine learning algorithms vs clinical pathologists to detect cancer metastases in whole-slide images of axillary lymph nodes dissected from women with breast cancer.

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Robert Zinn, M.D., Ph.D. is a medical doctor, physician, and web entrepreneur, who, for over 15 years was employed by academic and research institutions and focused his clinical practices on very specialized patient populations, such as those with rare genetic diseases or rare cancers. He shares his knowledge through his website,

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