US researchers collaborate with scientist quarantined in China during COVID-19 outbreak

Despite significant obstacles presented by COVID-19, Regenstrief Institute Affiliated Scientist Jie Zhang, PhD, Regenstrief Institute Research Scientist Kun Huang, PhD, both Indiana University School of Medicine faculty members, and Jun Cheng, PhD of Shenzhen University conducted a study applying machine learning and image analysis to distinguish a rare subtype of kidney cancer (tRCC ) while Dr. Cheng was quarantined in Wuhan. The study is published in the April 14, 2020 issue of Nature Communications.