Tag: Philips

Philips and LabPON Plan to Create World’s Largest Pathology Database of Annotated Tissue Images for Deep Learning

| March 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Best, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) and LabPON, the first clinical laboratory to  transition to 100% histopathology digital diagnosis, today announced its plans to create a digital database of massive aggregated sets of annotated pathology images and big data utilizing Philips IntelliSite Pathology Solution1. The database will provide pathologists with a […]

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Philips Introduces New Digital Solutions and Services to Advance Pathology at the 2017 USCAP Annual Meeting

| March 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

San Antonio TX, USA – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) recently announced upcoming additions to its portfolio of pathology solutions as part of its presence at the 2017 USCAP Annual Meeting. At the Philips booth (#202), USCAP attendees will experience a broadened portfolio of computational pathology and digital pathology solutions and services that extend […]

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Join Dr. Bas Hulsken’s Webinar to Discover the Benefits of an Open Pathology Platform

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tuesday, January 24th 2017 4.00 PM – 5.00 PM GMT Since the development of modern anatomical pathology as a medical discipline in the 19th Century it has been uniquely bound to the location of the specimen, requiring direct (microscopic) inspection of the biopsy. Today, digital pathology is breaking those bonds, allowing the practice of anatomical pathology […]

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Multi-Center Clinical Validation Study by Philips to be Submitted to FDA in Support of Expanded Indications for Use for Philips IntelliSite Digital Pathology Solution in the U.S.

| October 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Great news from Philips who announced on October 21st their completion of a glass versus digital concordance study to be submitted to FDA.  The press release mentions 2,000 cases with approximately 16,000 reads. The press release goes on to say that the final discordance rate was 1%. Philips will submit the results of the study along […]

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Philips and Spanish Hospital Campus de la Salud Start Implementation of Multi-Year Strategic Partnership Agreement

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Multi-year strategic partnership includes managed equipment services agreement to install and manage diagnosis, therapy and connected care technologies at Campus de la Salud Hospital, which offers advanced care to over 900,000 people in Granada, Spain Includes Spain’s first fully digital pathology lab and Philips’ latest innovations in image-guided minimally invasive therapy and patient monitoring Amsterdam, the […]

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Inspirata Announces Digital Pathology Workflow Deployment at The Ohio State University

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Big news today from Inspirata and The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center (OSUCCC) – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute laying out their goals for a comprehensive digital pathology solution to support clinical workflow operations.   Dr. Anil Parwani, Professor of Pathology, Vice Chair and Director of Anatomical Pathology and Director […]

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Philips Teams Up With Visiopharm to Boost Breast Cancer Diagnosis Objectivity Through Computational Pathology

| June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

More news from Philips this week – announcing a licensing agreement with Visiopharm to combine Visiopharm’s breast cancer panel with Philips’ Intellisite digital pathology solution. From a scientific standpoint, as the references mentioned point out, image analysis is critical to appropriate patient care, increasing consistency and reproducibility, if not accuracy, with increased efficiencies for pathologists […]

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Philips Acquires PathXL

| June 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Interesting news that broke this morning in Europe from Royal Philips and PathXL. Press release courtesy of Philips. In an email from PathXL this morning, they mention “no immediate change to the way business is transacted. You can continue to count on operational support from the same customer team and contacts that you currently have. […]

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FDA’s Technical Performance Assessment of Digital Pathology Whole Slide Imaging Devices

| May 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO ME? The Digital Pathology Association 2016 Webinar Series – Session 2 Available to Members Only Thursday, May 25, 2016 | 1pm EST Learn more about the newly released FDA Guidance for Technical Performance Assessment of Digital Pathology Whole Slide Imaging Devices. What does it mean to you? Members of the DPA […]

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Massachusetts General Hospital To Begin Clinical Validation Study Using Philips’ IntelliSite Solution

| March 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

News today courtesy of Philips announcing MGH as a primary site for a clinical validation trial based here in the United States for reproducibility of whole slide imaging (WSI) to glass slides. The PI on the study, Dr. Joe Lennerz has been involved with imaging and clinical trials for some time and also has interests […]

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Join Philips for a Lunch Seminar on Sunday at USCAP 2016

| March 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

During USCAP Philips is organizing a lunch seminar about the next steps in digital pathology. When: Sunday, March 13, 12.00 – 1.00 pm (lunch provided) Where: Washington State Convention Center, Room CC 2AB This seminar will share a framework that helps to implement digital pathology for clinical use, but we will also share an example how 100% digitization can […]

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Philips to Introduce Rapid Cloud-Based Recovery Service for Healthcare Data in Collaboration with Amazon Web Services

| February 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Powered by Philips’ HealthSuite digital platform and Amazon Web Services, new rapid secure data backup service can move the entire data repository for any healthcare organization to the cloud in days instead of months Philips cloud-enabled storage service aims to remove time and cost barriers for healthcare organizations adopting cloud-based data recovery Royal Philips (NYSE:  PHG; […]

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Digital Pathology Association Acknowledges Collaborative Efforts with FDA for Whole Slide Imaging

| February 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Digital Pathology Association (DPA) recently announced its suggestion that digital pathology manufacturers currently interested in marketing Whole Slide Imaging (WSI) devices for primary diagnosis in the United States submit de novo applications to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) based on clarity and guidance provided to the DPA from the FDA. WSI technology is critical to advancement […]

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