Tag: digital pathology innovations

NIH/NCI Grants Awarded to Inspirata and Case Western Reserve University Projects to Investigate Whole Slide Image Analysis to Predict the Aggressiveness of Certain Cancers

| March 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Multiple academic/industry grants and other funding totaling nearly $10M are being used to develop and validate digital pathology image-based risk predictors for breast, lung and head/neck cancers. If validated, the predictors will help identify which patients have a greater probability of cancer recurrence and a greater need for chemotherapy. Vancouver, BC – Cancer informatics and digital […]

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Digital Pathology Extending Through UK as OptraSCAN Welcomes First On-Demand UK Customer

| January 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

NHS Trust Plymouth Hospitals, Derriford Hospital, implements On-Demand Digital Pathology® for research and training, as the adoption of digital pathology workflows increases OptraSCAN today announced its first UK-based customer NHS Trust Plymouth Hospital, Derriford. Derriford Hospital plans to utilize digital pathology for routine research and training of professionals in the field of pathology and digital […]

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From Pharmaphorum News: AI Outperforms Experts in Breast Cancer Diagnosis

| December 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

More headlines and news about man versus machine. I think in the end what will be used is a combination of the two – that will improve pathologist efficiency but is still required to supervise these algorithms. Artificial intelligence outperformed a panel of experts in a simulation where they were asked to diagnose breast cancer […]

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