TITLE

IBM, Mayo Clinic speed up 3-D medical imaging

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, Colleen
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Electronic News;4/16/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 16, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that collaborators from the Mayo Clinic and IBM have exploited parallel computer architecture and memory bandwidth to accelerate the processing of three-dimensional (3-D) medical images. The innovation helps image registration, the computer-enhanced alignment of two medical images obtained at different dates or by using various imaging devices, in 3-D according to researchers. The firms used the IBM BladeCenter QS20 in running the optimized registration application.
ACCESSION #
24834727

 

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