Digital Pathology News

Leica Biosystems: Immunofluorescence & FISH Image Analysis – Live Webinar

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

  Live Webinar: Fluorescence Image Analysis – Automated Workflow for Optimized Results July 26th, 2016 9AM & 12PM CDT Join our expert speaker to learn the reasons  you should adopt fluorescence for your research – and how digital pathology can help you to get the most from your immunofluorescence and FISH multiplex samples. What you will learn: […]

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Proposed Medicare 2017 Reimbursement Schedule Whacks Biopsy Payments; Digital Pathology Payments Up

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The bread and butter of every surgical pathologist, the 88305 biopsy code, among others for larger specimens, face a significant reduction for technical cost reimbursement.  The professional reimbursements are expected to change very little. The proposed reimbursement for an 88305 of under $3o I believe is getting close to what it may cost many labs […]

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Changes Coming at Omnyx – Developing Story

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nearly 10 years ago GE Healthcare and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)entered into a joint venture. The two organizations began a two year collaboration process and founded the company in 2008. Since that time, close collaboration brought to market new innovations in digital pathology, culminating in Dynamyx (TM), which was demonstrated at USCAP this […]

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Pathcore Launches Advanced Web-Based Image Management Solution for Digital Pathology

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The digital pathology company Pathcore announced the launch of Pathcore Web, an advanced web-based image management platform for research teams working with whole slide pathology images. Pathcore Web is a secure, browser-based platform for managing pathology and radiology images. Research teams can create, analyze and share cases anywhere, at any time. It comes with a […]

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Pathology News

Leica Biosystems: Immunofluorescence & FISH Image Analysis – Live Webinar

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

  Live Webinar: Fluorescence Image Analysis – Automated Workflow for Optimized Results July 26th, 2016 9AM & 12PM CDT Join our expert speaker to learn the reasons  you should adopt fluorescence for your research – and how digital pathology can help you to get the most from your immunofluorescence and FISH multiplex samples. What you will learn: […]

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Biopsy: 5 Things Every Patient Should Know

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Excellent blog at cancer.net by Dr. Nassar, a professor of pathology at Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville.  Aziza and I were residents together and worked together at Mayo Clinic -Rochester.  She has always been a strong patient advocate, always keeping the patient at the forefront of her work in all of her clinical and research endeavors. Thank […]

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Proposed Medicare 2017 Reimbursement Schedule Whacks Biopsy Payments; Digital Pathology Payments Up

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The bread and butter of every surgical pathologist, the 88305 biopsy code, among others for larger specimens, face a significant reduction for technical cost reimbursement.  The professional reimbursements are expected to change very little. The proposed reimbursement for an 88305 of under $3o I believe is getting close to what it may cost many labs […]

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Changes Coming at Omnyx – Developing Story

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nearly 10 years ago GE Healthcare and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)entered into a joint venture. The two organizations began a two year collaboration process and founded the company in 2008. Since that time, close collaboration brought to market new innovations in digital pathology, culminating in Dynamyx (TM), which was demonstrated at USCAP this […]

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Education

Leica Biosystems: Immunofluorescence & FISH Image Analysis – Live Webinar

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

  Live Webinar: Fluorescence Image Analysis – Automated Workflow for Optimized Results July 26th, 2016 9AM & 12PM CDT Join our expert speaker to learn the reasons  you should adopt fluorescence for your research – and how digital pathology can help you to get the most from your immunofluorescence and FISH multiplex samples. What you will learn: […]

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Biopsy: 5 Things Every Patient Should Know

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Excellent blog at cancer.net by Dr. Nassar, a professor of pathology at Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville.  Aziza and I were residents together and worked together at Mayo Clinic -Rochester.  She has always been a strong patient advocate, always keeping the patient at the forefront of her work in all of her clinical and research endeavors. Thank […]

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Inspirata, a Diamond Sponsor and Exhibitor at APC 2016, to Host a Panel of Industry Experts Discussing Overcoming the Barriers to Adopting Digital Pathology

| July 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Showcasing its digital pathology cockpit and workflow solution in booth #4 at the Association of Pathology Chairs (APC) Annual Meeting in San Diego July 12th -15th, Inspirata also will be hosting a 2-hour expert panel on overcoming the barriers to digital pathology adoption. Tampa, FL, July 8, 2016/PRWeb – Cancer diagnostics and digital pathology workflow […]

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Corista DP3 Selected by Johns Hopkins Medicine to Extend Pathology Capabilities with Digital Pathology Platform

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Corista DP3 to improve Johns Hopkins’ Tumor Board functionality, enable remote consults and integrate with critical systems Baltimore, MD – July 7, 2016 – Johns Hopkins Medicine, an integrated global health enterprise and one of the leading health care systems in the United States, has successfully installed the Corista DP3 system. The new platform is […]

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Medical Research

Leica Biosystems: Immunofluorescence & FISH Image Analysis – Live Webinar

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

  Live Webinar: Fluorescence Image Analysis – Automated Workflow for Optimized Results July 26th, 2016 9AM & 12PM CDT Join our expert speaker to learn the reasons  you should adopt fluorescence for your research – and how digital pathology can help you to get the most from your immunofluorescence and FISH multiplex samples. What you will learn: […]

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Pathcore Launches Advanced Web-Based Image Management Solution for Digital Pathology

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The digital pathology company Pathcore announced the launch of Pathcore Web, an advanced web-based image management platform for research teams working with whole slide pathology images. Pathcore Web is a secure, browser-based platform for managing pathology and radiology images. Research teams can create, analyze and share cases anywhere, at any time. It comes with a […]

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TRIBVN Healthcare Announces the Launch of the New Version of CaloPix

| July 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

TRIBVN Healthcare, publisher of software solutions for diagnostic cellular and tissue imaging in the laboratory, announces the launch of the latest version of its CaloPix 3.1.2 software, dedicated to the management and analysis of images for diagnostic purposes. CaloPix 3.1.2 is available from today, in a version designed for everyday use, including in vitro diagnostic […]

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microDimensions Receives Series A Financing for Digital Pathology Solutions

| July 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

microDimensions GmbH, a Munich-based software and service provider for digital pathology that specializes in automated image analysis raised a Series A financing round. The company’s unique image processing technology can significantly speed up and automate workflows in (pre-)clinical drug development studies and clinical diagnosis. A consortium of five investors, led by Business Angel Dr. Adriaan […]

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Anatomic Pathology

Leica Biosystems: Immunofluorescence & FISH Image Analysis – Live Webinar

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

  Live Webinar: Fluorescence Image Analysis – Automated Workflow for Optimized Results July 26th, 2016 9AM & 12PM CDT Join our expert speaker to learn the reasons  you should adopt fluorescence for your research – and how digital pathology can help you to get the most from your immunofluorescence and FISH multiplex samples. What you will learn: […]

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Biopsy: 5 Things Every Patient Should Know

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Excellent blog at cancer.net by Dr. Nassar, a professor of pathology at Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville.  Aziza and I were residents together and worked together at Mayo Clinic -Rochester.  She has always been a strong patient advocate, always keeping the patient at the forefront of her work in all of her clinical and research endeavors. Thank […]

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Proposed Medicare 2017 Reimbursement Schedule Whacks Biopsy Payments; Digital Pathology Payments Up

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The bread and butter of every surgical pathologist, the 88305 biopsy code, among others for larger specimens, face a significant reduction for technical cost reimbursement.  The professional reimbursements are expected to change very little. The proposed reimbursement for an 88305 of under $3o I believe is getting close to what it may cost many labs […]

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Changes Coming at Omnyx – Developing Story

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nearly 10 years ago GE Healthcare and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)entered into a joint venture. The two organizations began a two year collaboration process and founded the company in 2008. Since that time, close collaboration brought to market new innovations in digital pathology, culminating in Dynamyx (TM), which was demonstrated at USCAP this […]

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Business

Proposed Medicare 2017 Reimbursement Schedule Whacks Biopsy Payments; Digital Pathology Payments Up

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The bread and butter of every surgical pathologist, the 88305 biopsy code, among others for larger specimens, face a significant reduction for technical cost reimbursement.  The professional reimbursements are expected to change very little. The proposed reimbursement for an 88305 of under $3o I believe is getting close to what it may cost many labs […]

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Changes Coming at Omnyx – Developing Story

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nearly 10 years ago GE Healthcare and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)entered into a joint venture. The two organizations began a two year collaboration process and founded the company in 2008. Since that time, close collaboration brought to market new innovations in digital pathology, culminating in Dynamyx (TM), which was demonstrated at USCAP this […]

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Pathcore Launches Advanced Web-Based Image Management Solution for Digital Pathology

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The digital pathology company Pathcore announced the launch of Pathcore Web, an advanced web-based image management platform for research teams working with whole slide pathology images. Pathcore Web is a secure, browser-based platform for managing pathology and radiology images. Research teams can create, analyze and share cases anywhere, at any time. It comes with a […]

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Investors Inject $1M in Digital Pathology Startup Proscia®

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

BALTIMORE, Maryland — July 5th, 2016 — Proscia Inc., a data solutions provider for digital pathology, announced today the completion of its $1M seed round of financing. Proscia, whose Pathology Cloud platform is already helping hundreds of pathologists and researchers, will use the proceeds to accelerate growth and pursue the company’s vision of unlocking insights […]

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Last Chance To Nominate For The Digital Pathology Global Pioneer Award 2016

| July 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s been a busy few months, but this is the last week of nominations for The Digital Pathology Global Pioneer Award 2016. If you know someone driving Digital Pathology within your department, organization, or specialism, then this is your opportunity to nominate them for their hard work. Voting ends on Friday, July 22nd 2016. This […]

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Philips and Spanish Hospital Campus de la Salud Start Implementation of Multi-Year Strategic Partnership Agreement

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Multi-year strategic partnership includes managed equipment services agreement to install and manage diagnosis, therapy and connected care technologies at Campus de la Salud Hospital, which offers advanced care to over 900,000 people in Granada, Spain Includes Spain’s first fully digital pathology lab and Philips’ latest innovations in image-guided minimally invasive therapy and patient monitoring Amsterdam, the […]

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OptraSCAN Announces the Availability of a Breast Cancer-Focused Panel of Algorithmic Biomarkers as Part of its On-Demand Model

| July 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

OptraSCANTM On-Demand Digital Pathology announced today the availability of a Breast Cancer Focused Panel of Algorithmic Biomarkers (ER/PR, HER-2/neu, Ki67, P53, EGFR, AE1/AE3) through its OptraASSAYSTM and OptraCARDSTM Solutions, as part of its subscription-based model (starting at $1,950 per month for a six-month commitment, which includes: the OptraSCAN Scanner, Data Storage, TELEPath Telepathology and Service). […]

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Why Should Pathologists Engage in Social Media?

| July 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

   

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Frost & Sullivan Applauds Optra’s Development of OptraSCAN™, a Cost-effective Precision Analytical Platform for the Digital Pathology Market

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Optra is one of the few Digital Pathology system vendors that provides a complete solution required for the effective implementation of an automated digital pathology workflow MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — July 12, 2016 — Based on its recent analysis of the Digital Pathology market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes OptraSCANTM (Optra) with the 2016 Global Frost […]

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National Cancer Institute Awards $3.3 Million 5-Year Academic-Industry Grant to Inspirata and Case Western Reserve University for Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Assay

| July 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Inspirata continues to make news this month with a grant announcement from the NCI for $3.3 million over 5 years to fund the development of image analysis methods to mine sub-visual image features with whole slide imaging in a partnership with Case Western Reserve University (CWRU). Dr. Anant Madabhushi is the Principle Investigator, Professor and Director […]

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microDimensions Welcomes New Business Development Manager

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

microDimensions continues to grow with the addition of a new business development manager with international business experience and is continuing to expand with additional open positions (please see below).  Be sure to check out microDimensions at the upcoming Digital Pathology Congress USA this July in Philadelphia and Digital Pathology Congress Europe this December in London. […]

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Inspirata Announces Digital Pathology Workflow Deployment at The Ohio State University

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Big news today from Inspirata and The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center (OSUCCC) – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute laying out their goals for a comprehensive digital pathology solution to support clinical workflow operations.   Dr. Anil Parwani, Professor of Pathology, Vice Chair and Director of Anatomical Pathology and Director […]

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Moving Up On July 1

| July 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

I arrived for my away rotation early. I was scheduled to be at the Office of The Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) in Baltimore for the month of July. My first rotation of second year of residency would be spent away from the gross bench and chemistry analyzers. The month was actually fine with me – […]

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Cancer “Moonshot” Partnerships Announced With FDA’s Dr. Richard Pazdur Appointed As Acting Head of Oncology Center Of Excellence

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

On its website, NBC News, reports that “the White House sponsored a giant national cancer ‘moonshot’ pep rally” yesterday, “organizing more than 270 events aimed at boosting support for the effort to speed up cancer research.” Several “government agencies, academic researchers, cancer advocacy groups and companies all pledged cash and cooperation to get past competitive […]

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Free Webinar from OptraSCAN: Adding Value to Digital Pathology Through the Creation of Consultation Opportunities

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Free Webinar from OptraSCAN: Adding Value to Digital Pathology Through the Creation of Consultation Opportunities Date: Thu, Jul 21, 2016 Time: 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM PDT Register NOW Digital Pathology including the advances in whole slide imaging (WSI) has enabled the creation of powerful solutions for the potential to manage an all-digital anatomic pathology […]

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Protect Patients and Improve Productivity with CEREBRO Sample Tracking via WindoPath and NucleoLIS Integration

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Vista, CA – June 30, 2016 — Leica Biosystems, a global leader in automation and workflow solutions for anatomic pathology, announced the integration of Leica Biosystems CEREBRO Sample Tracking System with Psyche Systems’s WindoPath and NucleoLIS products. The aim of this collaboration is to increase the efficiency and quality of laboratory pathology services by reducing […]

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