Archive for August, 2011

Regulating Digital Pathology: An Insider’s View

| August 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

The rapid increase in the usage of digital pathology for clinical applications creates unique challenges for regulatory agencies such as the FDA. The Pathology Visions Conference will tackle the debate about how to regulate the instruments and software that comprise a digital pathology system as medical devices. David Mongillo, M.P.H., M.S., will share his perspective […]

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Aperio Announces 14-System Sale to Labmedicin Skåne in Sweden

| August 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Company’s Digital Pathology Systems to Drive Best Practices in Laboratory Medicine Across Region Skåne, Improving Workflow, Quality Assurance and Enhanced Patient Access to Pathology Services Vista, CA – August 24, 2011 - Aperio, the global leader in providing digital pathology solutions that improve patient care, today announced that it has contracted with Labmedicin Skåne, of […]

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PathXL and Visiopharm Announce Software Integration for Digital Pathology Solutions

| August 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Belfast, Northern Ireland and Hoersholm, Denmark – August 29 2011 PathXL (formerly i-Path), a leading provider of Digital Pathology Workflow solutions, and Visiopharm, a technology leader in Whole Slide Image Analysis solutions, today announced the completion of integration between PathXL™ Manager and Visiopharm’s Tissuemorph and Visiomorph toolkits, enabling users across the pathology community to incorporate […]

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i-Path Undergoes Corporate Rebrand to PathXL

| August 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

           i-Path Diagnostics will complete its global corporate rebrand to PathXL on 27th August 2011 following the PathXL launch in the USA earlier this summer. PathXL is a global pioneer in the use of web-based solutions for digital pathology and provides innovative software for use in education, research and clinical sectors […]

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Recent review article published on current state of whole slide imaging in pathology

| August 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

A group of us recently summarized our thoughts from respective talks presented at the College of American Pathologists Companion Society meeting at this years' United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology. I previously summarized who spoke at the actual meeting (see: Thoughts on CAP Companion Society Meeting at USCAP 2011).   The publication is avaialble free […]

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Learn the Latest About Telemedicine, Neuropathology, and Image Analysis of Biomarkers

| August 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Courtesy of the Digital Pathology Association. I think this years' program will be among the best line up of speakers, topics (including update from the FDA on their thoughts), exhibitors, posters and networking opportunities this meeting has had.  The talks and meeting come at an important time for digital pathology including new vendors in the […]

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OMNYX: Meet the Startup with Big Backing that is Digitizing Pathology

| August 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

By Matt Pross, TEQ Staff Writer Nice piece on Omnyx and their approach.  Digital pathology is often cited as a $2 billion market as is mentioned a couple times in this story.   "Leave it to the big boys to go and carve out a $2 billion global market with the goal to redefine pathology […]

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White Paper – Laboratory Information Systems (LIS) in the 21st Century: The Challenges and the Promises

| August 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

FREE Special Edition White Paper Download Your FREE Special Report Today!Simply Complete the Form Below   Increasingly LIS’s offer what laboratories need: modular-based LIS’s with customizable functionality, scalability and a high level of adaptable connectivity for both institutional EMRs and physician access. In addition, laboratories increasingly expect high levels of customer service from LIS vendors. […]

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Leica Microsystems and Visiopharm Announce Software Integration for Digital Pathology Image Analysis

| August 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Leica Microsystems, world-leading providers of Total Digital Pathology solutions, and Visiopharm the leading provider of Histoinformatics Solutions for Life-Sciences, today announce the completed integration of Leica’s SlidePath Digital Image Hub with Visiopharm’s Whole-Slide Informatics™ solutions for Digital Pathology. Users can now take advantage of superior image capture and management from Leica Microsystems and excellent Whole […]

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Innovative Industry Leaders to Share Advanced Digital Pathology Knowledge

| August 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

A distinguished field of 41 speakers will highlight the hot topics in the world of digital pathology at the 2011 Pathology Visions Conference. Telemedicine, neuropathology, and the image analysis of biomarkers are just some of the subjects experts will discuss at the 7th annual Digital Pathology Association Conference Oct. 30 – Nov. 2 in San […]

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DigiPath Licenses Olympus Digital Pathology Patents

| August 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

    DigiPath follows course of several whole slide imaging device manufacturers and licenses Olympus patents. HENDERSON, Nev. and CENTER VALLEY, Pa., USA, August 17, 2011 — DigiPath, Inc®, a provider of affordable, innovative and reliable digital pathology solutions, and Olympus America Inc., a precision technology leader designing and delivering innovative solutions in life science […]

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2nd International Definiens Symposium 2011

| August 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

REGISTER NOW! PROGRAM SPEAKERS - Top Notch Line Up! After the great success and feedback from the Definiens Symposium 2010 in Madrid, Definiens is pleased to announce the International Definiens Symposium 2011. The venue will take place at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida, October 17-18, 2011.  We invite you to join this event to […]

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2011 CAP Election Results

| August 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Dr. Gene Herbek and the newly elected governors.  Excellent choices! From CAP: The results of this summer’s ballot for the CAP election are now final. The College would like to thank all Fellows and Life Fellows who voted in this year’s election. The winners of this year’s election are: President-elect: Gene N. Herbek, […]

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Pathology woes continue in Canada

| August 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Dark Daily 8/15/2011: Even as the Province of Manitoba deals with some highly-publicized issues in anatomic pathology, over in the neighboring Province of Saskatchewan, a sizeable backlog in anatomic pathology cases earlier in the year caused the Saskatoon Health Region to refer pathology cases to another region within the province. Read full story at […]

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