The following companies have supplied either grant or in kind funding to the Shepherd Research Lab. We are very grateful for the support of our industry partners.
“AI has changed everything in terms of how we addressed problems with big data,” said John Shepherd, Ph.D… “When you’re going to examine six million images, it takes a lot of time… We are extremely grateful for our partnership with Western Digital, who helps make this all possible with its highly reliable and scalable storage solutions.”Western Digital Helps University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center Leverage the Power of Data and AI to Combat Breast Cancer
The registry can only maintain the privacy of its patients while offering its fruits to as many researchers as possible with a constant, quick flow of data to and from the supercomputer. Western Digital has been able to provide Shepherd with the necessary tools…AI Enters the Fight to Cure Breast Cancer
Shepherd, an epidemiologist at the University of Hawaii who has spent 30 years researching quantitative imaging. “Body shape is so different in that if you can quantify it yourself at home with home-based systems, you can learn about risk factors for disease.” … They’ve used Naked Labs’ technology in their research…Naked Labs’ 3-D Body Scanner Shows You The Naked Truth
In our NIH-funded Shape Up study, we are describing 3D body shape in 1,500 healthy men and females from ages 5 to 85. We’re including Naked in our study because it may be a way to translate our research into the homes of thousands of people.John Shepherd, quoted on Naked Labs
“3D technology could be a crucial tool in identifying obesity early during childhood in order to prevent obesity and metabolic syndrome in adulthood,” said Wong. Wong used 3D optical technology, Fit 3D…3D scan study by UH Cancer Center student hailed for obesity findings
Along with our industry partners, we’ve been fortunate enough to receive support from these groups.