THE HUMAN PROTEIN ATLAS BLOG

The HPA at the Image-based Cell Atlas Meeting

2017-10-06
Cell Atlas Image analysis Proteomics

Participants at the Image-based Cell Atlas Meeting 2017

The importance of mapping the human cell has become recognized as one of the key challenges in modern biology. Image-based assays offer a data-rich medium of studying cells and their proteins in situ. As such, several large-scale initiatives for studying cellular biology using image-based assays have been founded in recent years...Read more


CYTO2017 Image analysis challenge

2017-06-15
Cell Atlas CYTO2017 Image analysis image challenge

Winner and organizers of the CYTO2017 challenge. From left to right: Carolina Wählby, Devin Sullivan, Peng Qui, Emma Lundberg

We would like to thank all participants of the CYTO2017 Image analysis challenge co-organized by the Cell Atlas team. And congratulate the winner, Dr. Peng Qiu from Georgia Tech, who at the time of the challenge closing had the top solution for both Challenge 2 and Challenge 3.

Though submissions this year were high-quality, and showcased the multitude of approaches to such a challenge, there is still large room for improvements in the results and some sub-challenges remain entirely unsolved. Therefore, we have decided to keep the challenge open for another year! Improvements in downloads and scoring schemes will be made.

So stay tuned for updates...Read more