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Malaria System is a research Project created in 2012 to aid the diagnosis of malaria in remote areas. The project brings together a team of experts in their respective areas. The results obtained so far are available in the below publications.

Research Articles

  • Dantas Oliveira A. et al. (2018) An Automatic System for Computing Malaria Parasite Density in Thin Blood Films. In: Mendoza M., Velastín S. (eds) Progress in Pattern Recognition, Image Analysis, Computer Vision, and Applications. CIARP 2017. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10657. Springer, Cham. URL: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-75193-1_23
  • Oliveira AD, Prats C, Espasa M, Zarzuela Serrat F, Montañola Sales C, Silgado A, Codina DL, Arruda ME, i Prat JG, Albuquerque J. The Malaria System MicroApp: A New, Mobile Device-Based Tool for Malaria Diagnosis - JMIR Res Protoc 2017;6(4):e70 URL: http://www.researchprotocols.org/2017/4/e70 DOI: 10.2196/resprot.6758 PMID:28442456
  • Allisson D. Oliveira, Giordano Cabral, D. López, Caetano Firmo, F. Zarzuela Serrat, and J. Albuquerque. 2013. A proposal for automatic diagnosis of malaria: extended abstract. In Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW '13 Companion). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 681-682. DOI: 10.1145/2487788.2488022
  • Allisson D. de Oliveira, M. E. Arruda, J. G. Prat, D. L. Codina, F. Z. Serrat, J. O. Albuquerque, Malaria system: a new tool for automatic diagnosis of malaria in mobile devices. 7th Word Congress Medicine 2.0. 2014. URL: http://www.medicine20congress.com/ocs/index.php/med/med2014b/paper/view/2487

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OUR TEAM

Allisson Dantas de Oliveira

Ph.D in Computer Science at Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, specialist in medical image processing and MalariaSystem Founder.
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Bruno M. Carvalho

Ph.D in Computer Science, Assistant professor at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, specialist in medical image processing.
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Jones Albuquerque

Ph.D in Computer Science, Assistant professor at the Federal Rural University of Pernambuco, specialist in computational epidemiology.
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Mateu Espasa

MDS. Medical Doctor, Malaria Specialist.
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Jordi Gomez i Prat

Ph.D

Daniel López Codina

Ph.D in Physics.
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Clara Prats

PhD in Computational and Applied Physics, Assistant professor at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, specialist in infectious diseases modelling.
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Francesc Zarzuela

Ms.C and Parasitology Specialist.

Mercia E. Arruda

PhD in Public Health, Malaria Specialist
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Vanessa Dantas de Souto Costa

Master's degree student in Computer Science at Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, with focus in medical image processing.