Archive for October, 2012

The Pathology Divide in DICOM

| October 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Digital imaging in medicine has come a long way from mid of the 1980’s when the first standards for interoperability were drafted by the American College of Radiology since today where we see a true exchange of images in many technological and also regional areas. Very many terms are in vogue that deal with the […]

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Happy Halloween

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Happy Halloween 2012  

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Visiopharm Expands Their Comprehensive Digital Pathology Integration List to Include The Philips Scanner

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Visiopharm a leading provider of Quantitative Digital Pathology solutions announces the expansion of their comprehensive digital pathology integration list to include support for the Philips Digital Pathology solution. October 29, 2012 Hørsholm, Denmark — Visiopharm a leading provider of Quantitative Digital Pathology solutions announced today the expansion of their comprehensive digital pathology integration list to […]

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A New Vision for Telepathology

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

A New Vision for Telepathology   Pathology Visions 2012 is here and the Remote Meeting Technologies  (RMT) team is prepared. This year, we’re bringing you something different.   You see, for years we’ve heard, “Your real-time 1080p HD telepathology solution (iMedHD Pro™) is like the Mercedes-Benz of telepathology technology.” And while we’re truly honored by that […]

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A Road Map to Financial Success in Digital Pathology

| October 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

A Road Map to Financial Success in Digital PathologyDPA Webinar Live at Pathology Visions 2012October 31, 2012 | 1:00-2:00 PM EDT | Key Ballrooms 7-8 | Baltimore Hilton This webinar is the third in the DPA, Association of Pathology Informatics (API), and CAP Today's series of one-hour webinars focusing on the barriers to adoption of […]

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MikroScan Redefines the Way Digital Pathology is Performed Through Innovation and Strategic Alliances

| October 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Two innovative companies, MikroScan and PathCentral, join forces to define a new model for the practice of digital pathology workflow. The affordable and scalable tool set includes a very small scanner and a collection of cloud-based services that are ideal for any pathology environment. Vista, CA:  Digital pathology equipment manufacturer, MikroScan Technologies, maker of the MikroScan […]

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New ASCP Meeting App – Download Now for Upcoming ASCP Meeting

| October 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Take your Annual Meeting experiencemobile with the new ASCP app. The most current meeting information is available at your fingertips. Available for your iPhone or Android.  

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AccelPath, Inc. Acquires DigiPath Solutions, LLC

| October 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mergers and acquisitions in the digital pathology space continue.  Recent news of Accelpath’s acquisition of DigiPath Solutions below.   Following the sale of Aperio recently,  standalone digital pathology companies are fewer and far between.  BioImagene was acquired by Roche/Ventana for $100 million in September 2010. Dmetrix was downsized into a small R&D focused company in […]

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Over 40 Presenters Confirmed for Pathology Visions 2012

| October 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

At Pathology Visions 2012, the annual conference of the Digital Pathology Association (DPA), there will be over 40 presenters covering a broad range of topics relevant to digital pathology. The DPA, a non-profit organization that promotes education and awareness of digital pathology applications, will be hosting Pathology Visions at the Hilton in Baltimore, Maryland October 28-31, 2012. Digital pathology is gaining […]

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Ventana Unveils The Latest In Digital Pathology and Lab Workflow Solutions At IAP 2012 In Cape Town

| October 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — At this year’s 29th Congress of the International Academy of Pathology (IAP 2012), Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. (Ventana), a member of the Roche Group, will unveil the latest versions of its Virtuoso digital pathology image and workflow management software and VANTAGE workflow solution for histology lab specimen tracking. IAP 2012, one of […]

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Meet A Pioneer in Digital Pathology and Virtual Microscopy

| October 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Meet A Pioneer in Digital Pathology and Virtual Microscopy: Dr. Béla Molnár, Semmelweis University & 3DHISTECH  Dr. Béla Molnár is an award-winning Physician at Semmelweis University’s 2nd Department of Internal Medicine in Hungary, where he specializes in gastroenterology and colorectal cancer. As well as a proven track record in research, Béla is also a pioneer in the […]

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Very interesting article about Pathology Informatics

| October 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Here is the thought: If hospitals will indeed move towards enterprise-wide information systems that may not be best suited for specific needs of pathology lab, how will  users respond? In other areas of Information technology the trend is clear: Users bring and pay for their own technology that makes them productive as long as this technology is […]

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Institute of Medicine Published Anticipated Study on AFIP Tissue Repository

| October 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Institute of Medicine (IOM) has published its much anticipated study on the future use of the Department of Defense’s (DoD) biorepository (previously known as the AFIP Tissue Repository) which was created fromseveral decades of collecting tissue samples from military personnel. As a result of the Base Realignment and Closure Commission and the closing of the […]

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Digital Pathology Association Launches First Conference Mobile App

| October 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Digital Pathology Association’s (DPA) annual conference Pathology Visions, being held October 28-31, 2012, is quickly approaching. To ensure that attendees stay as connected as possible with conference events the DPA has created a Pathology Visions mobile app. This will be the first year the DPA is offering a mobile app to compliment their print […]

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