Published on in Vol 20, No 10 (2018): October

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/11936, first published .
Skin Cancer Classification Using Convolutional Neural Networks: Systematic Review

Skin Cancer Classification Using Convolutional Neural Networks: Systematic Review

Skin Cancer Classification Using Convolutional Neural Networks: Systematic Review

Titus Josef Brinker   1, 2 , MD ;   Achim Hekler   2 ;   Jochen Sven Utikal   3, 4 , MD ;   Niels Grabe   5 , PhD ;   Dirk Schadendorf   6 , MD ;   Joachim Klode   6 , MD ;   Carola Berking   7 , MD ;   Theresa Steeb   7 , MPH ;   Alexander H Enk   1 , MD ;   Christof von Kalle   2 , MD, PhD

1 Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Heidelberg, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

2 Department of Translational Oncology, National Center for Tumor Diseases, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

3 Skin Cancer Unit, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

4 Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, University Medical Center Mannheim, Ruprecht-Karl University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

5 Bioquant, Hamamatsu Tissue Imaging and Analysis Center, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

6 Department of Dermatology, University Hospital of Essen, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany

7 Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Munich, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Munich, Germany

Corresponding Author:

  • Titus Josef Brinker, MD
  • Department of Translational Oncology
  • National Center for Tumor Diseases
  • German Cancer Research Center
  • Im Neuenheimer Feld 460
  • Heidelberg
  • Germany
  • Phone: 49 15175084347
  • Email: titus.brinker@nct-heidelberg.de