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KIDS: A Specialized Architecture for Medical Image Interpretation

  • Sylvie Pesty
  • Catherine Garbay
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 38)


This paper concerns the design of multi-agent architecture dedicated to biomedical specimen visual diagnosis. Such architecture is conceived as a networked set of agents, each responsible for a well-delimitated task and cooperating to solve the problem at hand. It is obtained by specializing two classes of agents, so-called KS (Knowledge Server) and KP (Knowledge Processor), and distributing the pathologist knowledge and know-how among these agents.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sylvie Pesty
    • 1
  • Catherine Garbay
    • 1
  1. 1.Equipe de Reconnaissance des Formes et de Microscopie Quantitative Laboratoire TIM 3/IMAGUniversité Joseph FourierGrenoble CedexFrance

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