Sensing the Shape of Canine Responses to Cancer

Johnston-Wilder, Olivia; Mancini, Clara; Aengenheister, Brendan; Mills, Joe; Harris, Rob and Guest, Claire (2015). Sensing the Shape of Canine Responses to Cancer. In: ACE '15: Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology, article no. 63.



We conducted a short study investigating the pressure patterns produced by cancer detection dogs via a canine-centered interface while searching samples of amyl acetate. We advance previous work by providing further insights into the potential of the approach for supporting and partly automating the practice of cancer detection with dogs.

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