Internship - Deep learning with noisy labels in histopathology (start september-october 2023)

Internship - Deep learning with noisy labels in histopathology (start september-october 2023)

  • 41, Rue du Sentier, Paris, 75002
  • Internship (5 to 6 months)
    Occasional remote
    Education: Not specified
    Experience: Not specified

    This position was filled!

    Who are they?

    Primaa est une start-up medtech développant des logiciels d’aide à la prise de décision dans le diagnostic de cancer.

    Les outils que Primaa développe s’adressent aux médecins anatomo-pathologistes, dans le but de les assister face à l’augmentation constante du nombre de cancers, et ainsi réduire le temps de diagnostic pour améliorer les chances de survie des patients.

    Pionnière dans son domaine, Primaa bénéficie d’un soutien fort de l’écosystème médical.

    Job description


    Most of the time, accurate diagnosis of cancer requires a histological examination. It consists of analyzing a tissue sample so as to confirm the presence of a tumor, qualify the type of lesion detected and, thus, adjust the therapy.

    At primaa, we have developed deep learning based methods to classify lesions, detect biomarkers and segment regions of interests. Those models are trained on labeled data that can be noisy. We want to explore various training strategies designed to overcome this limitation [1].

    [1] :Deep learning with noisy labels: Exploring techniques and remedies in medical image analysis, Karimi et al. Medical Image Analysis, 2020,


    • Perform a literature review on relevant approaches to deal with noisy labels.

    • Select and implement relevant approaches on our various applications

    • explore possible improvements

    Practical information

    • Remuneration : 1000€/month + 50% navigo refund

    • Primaa is based in Paris, 2ème arrondissement

    • possible occasional remote

    Preferred experience

    • Applied mathematics student. Bachelor or Master level.

    • Six months internship (start between September and October 2023.)

    • Knowledge in python.

    • Knowledge in computer vision (image processing, deep learning) : tensorflow and/or pytorch, scikit-image ….

    Recruitment process

    Meeting with two data team members


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