According to Density Education National Survivors' Effort (D.E.N.S.E.), Senator Dingfelder's (OR, D-23) office has confirmed that Oregon's Breast Density Inform bill, SB420A, is scheduled to be signed by Gov. Kitzhaber on June 25th. The law will become effective 90 days after the end of session. Once signed, 38% of American women will be living in states with mandatory Breast Density Inform.
Oregon’s Breast Density Inform Bill Scheduled to be Signed
Fatty tissue and breast density may be considered in the context of many factors that affect the occurrence and detection of breast cancer. Permission to publish provided by DenseBreast-info.org
A smart algorithm has been trained on a neural network to recognize the appearance of breast cancer in MR images. The algorithm, described at the SBI/ACR Breast Imaging Symposium, used “Deep Learning,“ a form of machine learning, which is a type of artificial intelligence. Graphic courtesy of Sarah Eskreis-Winkler, M.D.