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Thomas Clune, Philippe Schmid, Chunsheng Jiang: Methods and systems for correcting image misalignment. MediSpectra, Goodwin Procter, March 6, 2007: US07187810 (37 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods of determining a correction for a misalignment between at least two images in a sequence of images due at least in part to sample movement. The methods are applied, for example, in the processing and analysis of a sequence of images of biological tissue in a diagnostic ...


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Avideh Zakhor, Philippe Schmid: Dictionary generation method for video and image compression. Franklin Schellenberg, February 21, 2006: US07003039 (35 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to the creation of dictionary functions for the encoding of video signals using matching pursuit compression techniques. After an initial set of reference dictionary images is chosen, training video sequences are selected, and motion residuals are calculated. High energy porti ...


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Howard Kaufman, Alex Zelenchuk, Ross Flewelling, Philippe Schmid, Ze ev Hed: Methods of monitoring effects of chemical agents on a sample. MediSpectra, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, June 7, 2005: US06902935 (29 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods and systems for monitoring effects of chemical agents on optical signals produced by samples in response to the chemical agents. Preferred methods comprise application of multiple chemical agents that interact to alter an optical signal from the sample. Methods and sys ...


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Howard Kaufman, Philippe Schmid: Image processing using measures of similarity. MediSpectra, Goodwin Procter, August 21, 2007: US07260248 (23 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods of relating a plurality of images based on measures of similarity. The methods of the invention are useful in the segmentation of a sequence of colposcopic images of tissue, for example. The methods may be applied in the determination of tissue characteristics in aceto ...


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Thomas Clune, Philippe Schmid, Chunsheng Jiang: Methods and systems for correcting image misalignment. Fish & Richardson P C, July 29, 2008: US07406215 (4 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods of determining a correction for a misalignment between at least two images in a sequence of images due at least in part to sample movement. The methods are applied, for example, in the processing and analysis of a sequence of images of biological tissue in a diagnostic ...


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Howard Kaufman, Alex Zelenchuk, Ross Flewelling, Philippe Schmid, Ze aposev Hed: Methods of diagnosing disease. MediSpectra, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, November 6, 2003: US20030207250-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods and systems for diagnosing disease in a sample by monitoring optical signals produced by samples in response to the chemical agents. Preferred methods comprise application of multiple chemical agents that interact to alter an optical signal from the sample. Methods and ...


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Howard Kaufman, Alex Zelenchuk, Ross Flewelling, Philippe Schmid, Ze aposev Hed: Methods of monitoring effects of chemical agents on a sample. Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, December 26, 2002: US20020197728-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods and systems for monitoring effects of chemical agents on optical signals produced by samples in response to the chemical agents. Preferred methods comprise application of multiple chemical agents that interact to alter an optical signal from the sample. Methods and sys ...


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Howard Kaufman, Alex Zelenchuk, Ross Flewelling, Philippe Schmid, Ze aposev Hed: Methods of diagnosing disease. Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, January 17, 2002: US20020007122-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods and systems for diagnosing disease in a sample by monitoring optical signals produced by samples in response to the chemical agents. Preferred methods comprise application of multiple chemical agents that interact to alter an optical signal from the sample. Methods and ...


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Howard Kaufman, Philippe Schmid: Image processing using measures of similarity. Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, July 31, 2003: US20030144585-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods of relating a plurality of images based on measures of similarity. The methods of the invention are useful in the segmentation of a sequence of colposcopic images of tissue, for example. The methods may be applied in the determination of tissue characteristics in aceto ...


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Thomas Clune, Philippe Schmid, Chunsheng Jiang: Methods and systems for correcting image misalignment. Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, May 22, 2003: US20030095721-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods of determining a correction for a misalignment between at least two images in a sequence of images due at least in part to sample movement. The methods are applied, for example, in the processing and analysis of a sequence of images of biological tissue in a diagnostic ...