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From sonar to mammograms

Firm adapts naval technology to help radiologists hunt for cancer

By Scott Kirsner
Globe Staff / August 9, 2009

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In a darkened room at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Alan Semine, the hospital’s chief of breast imaging, sits at a desk surrounded by eight flat-panel screens, all oriented vertically. They’re high-resolution monitors intended specifically for Semine’s task: examining mammograms. (Full article: 1118 words)

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