Tag: Canada

Inspirata Acquires Omnyx

| January 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

News today from two of the biggest names in digital pathology. In the past six years or so we have seen Roche acquire BioImagene, Aperio get acquired by Leica Biosystems and Philips acquire PathXL. Two of those being examples of large international IVD companies purchasing primarily scanner companies (I realize they both had some workflow […]

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Huron Digital Pathology Breaks Ground on New R&D and Manufacturing Facility

| June 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

As I mentioned in a post earlier this year following a visit to the existing Huron Digital Pathology headquarters in Ontario, Canada, St. Jacobs can now lay claim to not only the best apple fritters in the world but the new home of Huron Digital Pathology! There are a lot of interesting facets to the […]

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My Visit to Huron Digital Pathology

| February 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Growing up in Chicago, Canada was a place that my father told me provided “virgin” lakes for fishing we would visit before anyone else (supposedly). Canada also supplied the United States with hockey players and acid rain while we provided them baseball players and a lot of people fishing in virgin lakes buying their Canadian […]

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Different Sides of the Pond

| February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Great story in The Pathologist entitled “An Ocean Apart” — How pathology differs on either side of the Atlantic – and how it doesn’t by Michael Schubert What exactly is a boot? Or a biscuit? Or a chip? If you pictured part of a car, a sweet treat, and a French fry, you may be […]

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Fishing in Minnesota

| February 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Growing up in Chicago, one of many summer pastimes was to go fishing in Canada. We made Red Lake, Ontario our preferred destination and stayed at the Black Bear Lodge which was aptly named. Our fathers would take several dozen of us in vans on the 17-hour ride. We eventually organized a “fishing club” where […]

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Huron Digital Pathology Announces Leadership Change

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Huron Digital Pathology, a provider of whole slide imaging solutions, today announced the appointment of Patrick Myles to the position of President, effective immediately. He replaces Reda Fayek who left the company recently to pursue other interests. “Huron Digital Pathology is entering an exciting phase in its development and we are all focused on bringing […]

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Making Clinical Diagnosis Picture-Perfect the Focus at Huron Digital Pathology

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Readers may have noticed recently Huron Digital Pathology has rebranded itself from Huron Technologies and Biomedical Photometrics prior to that.  Their new logo on the right sidebar reflects their continued focus on manufacturing reliable scanning technologies within digital pathology.  More company history and news is contained in the press release below.  Check out their revamped website […]

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Omnyx Integrated Digital Pathology Solution with New High-Volume Scanner Receives Health Canada License

| June 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Solution helps enable patients’ access to collaborative and subspecialty pathology services Mississauga, ON – June 1, 2014 – GE Healthcare today announced that the OmnyxTM Integrated Digital Pathology (IDP) solution with the new VL120 high volume scanner has obtained a Health Canada Class II Medical Device License for primary diagnostic use. The OmnyxTM IDP with VL4 scanner was licensed in 2013 […]

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Recent Digital Pathology Articles – Pocket Pathologist & Canadian Guidelines for Telepathology Services

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

J Pathol Inform 2014; 5: 10. Pocket pathologist: A mobile application for rapid diagnostic surgical pathology consultation. Hartman DJ, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Parwani AV, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Cable B, Information Services Div Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, […]

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