EPAM Wins Estee Lauder Hackathon 2020 Tech-for-Pink Grand Prize and 'Human Centric Innovation' Award
Press Release: December 16, 2020
- EPAM's C-True Mirror smart device reduces the postponement of breast checks by integrating regular screenings into people's day-to-day lives—detecting early symptoms of breast cancer and providing precautionary exercises and motivation to see a doctor. The device captures images of a person with an Ultra HD infrared camera, measures spot temperature, and analyzes structured light using LiDAR for volume and shape recognition—powered with custom computer vision and machine learning algorithms that is trained on millions of registered breast cancer cases.
- A diagnosis of breast cancer can be an isolating and lonely experience with studies showing an increased risk of cancer recurrence and higher mortality rates. EPAM's Pink and Blue app provides a 24/7 support ecosystem for men and women going through chemotherapy or recovering from breast cancer. Using the app, patients foster, in real-time, genuine communication and can even meet in-person for events sponsored by the hospital to help combat loneliness.
"Breast cancer is an invasive disease that impacts families all over the world, including many of ours, which is why our teams mobilized to support
Teams were recognized for creating innovative and novel approaches to solving problems, improving lives and ultimately moving us closer to finding a cure for breast cancer.
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