Histology pattern recognition could be used to identify and measure the area of necrotic core, foam cells and heart tissue versus media in rodent preclinical cardiovascular samples.
Histology pattern recognition across heart tissue. The results are good across most of the tissue. but the upper left region was problematic. This example illustrates both the importance of pathologist review (we can quickly exclude regions where the computer struggles) and also shows that pathologists will have jobs for a long time into the future !