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Focus on the “Medmainer” - Kengo Tateishi

Kengo Tateishi - AI/SoftwareEngineer

【Focus on the “Medmainer” 】Today, we would like to spotlight one of our members from the engineering team. As an engineer, he has always held an eager-to-learn mentality and inquiring spirit. How did he join Medmain? Let’s see his story!

Medmain Inc. launches “PidPort”, A Digital Pathology Platform

Medmain Inc. a Japanese health tech startup has launched its service “PidPort, a platform service for pathological image diagnosis, which includes Deep Learning driven pathological analysis.

Deep learning models to classify epithelial tumours of stomach and colon for supporting routine histopathological diagnosis

Integrating artificial intelligence (AI) within the computational pathology workflow would be of high benefit for easing the ever increasing workloads on pathologists, especially in regions that have shortages in access to pathological diagnosis services

How it started? According to global cancer statistics, stomach and colon cancers are amongst the most common leading causes of cancer deaths in the world, with stomach cancer ranking fourth in men and seventh in women, and colon cancer ranking third in men and second in women. Histopathological classification of gastric and colonic epithelial tumours is one of the routine pathological diagnosis tasks for pathologists. Computational pathology techniques based on Artificial intelligence (AI) would be of high benefit in easing the ever increasing workloads on pathologists, especially in regions that have shortages in access to pathological diagnosis services.

We received the 2nd Japan Open Innovation Prize

Medmain Inc. and Kyushu Daigaku Kigyobu (a startup activity club of Kyushu University) were together awarded the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology’s award of the 2nd ” Japan Open Innovation Prize “.

Focus on the “Medmainer”-Leona Shinkai

Leona Shinkai - Sales

【Focus on the “Medmainer”-Leona Shinkai】Today, let us introduce one of our members from the sales team. What made her, who has international background join Medmain?