Peer Reviewed Manuscripts
Asiedu MN, Agudogo J, Krieger MS, et al. Design and preliminary analysis of a vaginal inserter for speculum-free cervical cancer screening. Grce M, ed. PLoS ONE. 2017;12(5):e0177782. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0177782. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28562669
Asiedu, MN, et al. Image processing and machine learning techniques to automate diagnosis of Lugol's iodine cervigrams for a low-cost point-of-care digital colposcope. Optics and Biophotonics in Low-Resource Settings IV. Vol. 10485. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2018. www.spiedigitallibrary.org/conference-proceedings-of-spie/10485/1048508/Image-processing-and-machine-learning-techniques-to-automate-diagnosis-of/10.1117/12.2282792.short?SSO=1
Asiedu, Mercy Nyamewaa, et al. "Development of algorithms for automated detection of cervical pre-cancers with a low-cost, point-of-care, Pocket Colposcope." IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (2018). www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30575526
Asiedu MN, et al. A Novel, Versatile Speculum-free Callascope for Clinical and Self-Visualization of the Cervix. The Lancet EClinicalMedicine (in progress). www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/618348v1
Lam, C. T., Mueller, J., Asma, B., Asiedu, MN., Krieger, M. S., Chitalia, R., & Ramanujam, N. (2018). An integrated strategy for improving contrast, durability, and portability of a Pocket Colposcope for cervical cancer screening and diagnosis. PloS ONE, 13(2), e0192530. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29425225
Asiedu MN et al. (2018, Sep). “The Callascope: A novel, low-cost, patient-centered device for cervical cancer screening”. Triangle Global Health Consortium (TGHC). Raleigh, NC. (Oral Presentation and workshop on human centered design)
Asiedu MN., Chaudhary U, Simhal AK, Schmitt JW, Sapiro G., Ramanujam N “Image processing and machine learning techniques to automate diagnosis of Lugol's iodine cervigrams for a low-cost, point-of-care, digital colposcope”. SPIE Photonics West Conference. San Francisco, CA. Jan 2018.(Oral Presentation)
Asiedu MN., Chaudhary U, Simhal AK, Schmitt JW, Sapiro G., Ramanujam N “Automating Cervical Cancer Diagnosis in Low Resource Settings Using Image Processing and Semi-Supervised Machine Learning Techniques” Women Leaders in Machine Learning (WiML) Annual Workshop, Long Beach, CA. Dec 2017. (Poster)
Asiedu, M. N., S. Guillermo, and N. Ramanujam. "Low-cost, Speculum-free, Automated Cervical Cancer Screening: Bringing Expert Colposcopy Assessment to Community Health." Annals of Global Health 83.1 (2017): 199. (Proceedings)
Asiedu M. N., Agudogo J, Simhal A., Krieger M., Schmitt JW, Sapiro G., Ramanujam N “Low-cost, Speculum-free, Automated Cervical Cancer Screening: Bringing Expert Colposcopy Assessment to Community Health.” Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) Annual Conference, Washington, DC. April 2017. (Poster)
Mueller, J. L., Lam, C. T., Kellish, M., Peters, J., Asiedu, MN., Krieger, M. S., ... & Taylor, P. T. (2017, November). Clinical evaluation of a portable pocket colposcope for cervical cancer screening in the United States, Perú, and Tanzania. In Healthcare Innovations and Point of Care Technologies (HI-POCT), 2017 IEEE (pp. 117-120). IEEE.
Mercy Asiedu, Julia Agudogo and Nimmi Ramanujam. ”A tampon-sized digital colposcope for speculum free cervical cancer screening”. Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics (FIP) Symposium, Duke University Department of Biomedical Engineering. 2016. (Poster)
“Colposcopes and mammoscopes having curved ends and flat ends, associated methods, and speculum-free imaging methods”, Application no. 15/024,200 filed 3/30/17. www.freepatentsonline.com/y2019/0150725.html
“Methods for automated detection of cervical pre-cancers with a low-cost, point-of-care, Pocket Colposcope”. Application no. 62/741,342. Filed 10/4/2018.