Archive for November, 2016

Expanded Options for Cancer Researchers with Leica Biosystems and Advanced Cell Diagnostics Automated RNA ISH Workflow with Powerful Aperio Image Analysis*

| November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

VISTA, CALIFORNIA, November 30, 2016 – Leica Biosystems and Advanced Cell Diagnostics (ACD) – a Bio-Techne brand, proudly announce the availability of the Aperio RNA ISH Algorithm for use with ACD’s RNAscope ISH assays. This offering builds on the existing collaboration between the two companies to automate ACD’s RNAscope assays on the Leica Biosystems BOND […]

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Visiopharm Acquires LRI Imaging to Become a Leader in Diagnostic Digital Pathology

| November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hørsholm, Denmark — Visiopharm A/S today announces it has acquired LRI Imaging AB. With more than 10 years of experience in the field, with about 20 successful installations in routine diagnostic pathology labs, LRI Imaging AB is the leading diagnostic digital pathology provider in Sweden. Today, Visiopharm A/S has implemented diagnostic digital pathology at a national […]

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ELSEVIER Announces Latest Updates in ExpertPath, Immunoquery & PATHPrimer

| November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Updated Pathology Solutions from Elsevier Elsevier is proud to announce its latest updates in ExpertPath, ImmunoQuery, and PATHPrimer. Clinical Pathology Content Included in ExpertPath ExpertPath now offers comprehensive decision support covering both anatomic and clinical pathology. Earn CME in ImmunoQuery ImmunoQuery users can earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credit towards point of care learning through queries performed in the solution. PATHPrimer […]

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Mr. Evans

| November 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mr. Evans lived alone, quietly, at the end of our street. It was the house all the kids were afraid of with the old man who would come out on occasion to hand mow his small lawn or pick weeds on occasion. We skipped his place on Halloween, despite the light on the porch being […]

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FDA Delays Final Guidance on Regulating LDTs

| November 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

medpagetoday.com posted a brief but concise article earlier this week on the issue of FDA regulating laboratory developed tests (LDTs). While the FDA has had the ability to regulate these tests since 1976, largely once regarded as “simple and scarce” as the article mentions, not before a draft guidance issued in 2014 has the FDA […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

| November 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

To all our readers, From tissuepathology.com we Thank You for your continued support!

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Cancer Moonshot Initiative Grounded

| November 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Previous posts on this matter referenced that even with the funding proposed in the hundreds of millions dollars (estimated $750 million proposal) a lot more would be required. I believe one critic I referenced said that even with that amount of funding, if approved, wouldn’t “get us off the ground” when it came to this […]

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ARUP Laboratories and Applied Spectral Imaging Announce a Multi-Year Strategic Collaboration to Standardize Image Analysis for Digital Pathology Workflows

| November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Carlsbad, CA. – November 22, 2016 – Applied Spectral Imaging (ASI) announced today that they have entered into a collaboration with ARUP Laboratories to facilitate the development and commercialization of advanced digital pathology solutions enhancing workflow efficiencies and simplifying the management and accessibility of clinical data. This collaboration will bring to pathology, cytogenetics, and research […]

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Research Assistant in Digital Pathology – Sweden

| November 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

At Linköping University we embrace innovative thinking. Constantly challenging ourselves has been our strongest motivator ever since we opened our doors in 1975. We are driven by seeking answers beyond the traditional and across subject boundaries. If you are too, we would like to see you at our university. Together we can find solutions to […]

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ASCO, CAP, and ASCP Issue Joint Guideline on HER2 Testing in Gastroesophageal Cancers

| November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) have issued a joint guideline on HER2 testing for patients with gastroesophageal cancers. Read the full guideline and

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What are the technology challenges holding back the digital pathology industry?

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Interesting read by Nathan Buchbinder, Co-Founder and the Vice President of Operations at Proscia Inc., and what he and his colleagues at Proscia are doing to help solve the obstacles. While the benefits of digital pathology remain important to patient care, the fundamental issues of converting analog glass slides to digital images and being able to […]

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Erratum

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last week a comment was approved and posted on this site which it has been shown did not originate from either the individual or the organization which they represent.   It is still not clear how this misrepresentation arose, but we apologize to both the individual who was misrepresented and the company about which the […]

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Pathcore Partners with Visiopharm to Provide a Powerful Image Analysis and Management Solution for Digital Pathology 

| November 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hørsholm, Denmark — Pathcore and Visiopharm recently announced a partnership to provide enhanced workflow software solutions for quantitative analysis and management of digital pathology images. By leveraging the strengths of Visiopharm, a global industry leader of digital pathology solutions including quantitative image analysis, and Pathcore™, a web-based digital pathology software provider, the partnership brings together […]

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Integrating Computational Pathology & Tissue Analytics for Molecular Pathology

| November 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Thursday, November 17th 2016 4.00 PM – 5.00 PM GMT Join Dr. Peter Hamilton (Business Lead for Image Analytics, Philips Digital Pathology Solutions, Royal Philips) for our next webinar. Peter will discuss how, “Computational Pathology will be a powerful driver of change in digital health and potentially improving diagnostic, prognostic and predictive pathology. Building powerful algorithms […]

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