Tag: Research

New Image Sharing Platform Anyslide Opens up Digital Pathology to Everyone

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Munich, August 31 st , 2017 — microDimensions launches new cloud-based image sharing and collaboration platform, helping to overcome some of the major hurdles on the way to digital pathology. Digital Pathology is happening. While the advantages are evident and experts already predict a new generation of pathologists, only few laboratories and institutes have started planning and investing in […]

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Use of Aperio Image Analysis in Peer Reviewed Breast Cancer Research

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Leica Biosystems was kind enough to share with me a recent white paper on “Use of Aperio Image Analysis in Peer Reviewed Breast Cancer Research” This is a lengthy review of 30 articles published in peer-reviewed scientific journals, which use Aperio Image Analysis for research into aspects of breast cancer, including disease development, prognostic markers, and clinical […]

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The Paris-Sud AP-HP Hospital Consortium: How Digital Pathology Transforms Everyday Laboratory Practices

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Paris-Sud University Hospital Consortium is comprised of three hospitals: Antoine-Béclère, Bicêtre and Paul-Brousse. These hospitals provide a wide variety of specialized medical and surgical services for children and adults, with a total of 2035 in-patient beds and 197 day case beds. These hospitals are major players in the innovation of patient services in the […]

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New Articles in Journal of Pathology Informatics

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Quantitative nucleic features are effective for discrimination of intraductal proliferative lesions of the breast Masatoshi Yamada, Akira Saito, Yoichiro Yamamoto, Eric Cosatto, Atsushi Kurata, Toshitaka Nagao, Ayako Tateishi, Masahiko Kuroda J Pathol Inform 2016, 7:1 (29 January 2016) ABSTRACT HTML FULL TEXT PDF Mobile HTML Full text EPub How can we improve Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math education to […]

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Pathcore Selected by National Cancer Institute to Enable Cancer Informatics Development

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

$2.92M Investment by NCI Will Lead to Validated Clinical Cancer Diagnostic Algorithms Using Pathcore’s Technologies TORONTO — Pathcore™ and a team of investigators from the US and Canada have received an award from the National Cancer Institute (NCI), a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to develop a pathology informatics platform. This will allow researchers to […]

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Aperio VERSA – Digital Pathology in Dynamic Research Environment

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Overview Digital slides are now an integral part of most tissue based biomarker research projects. They provide the base for complex image analysis allowing projects to be driven by quantitative data rather than subjective observations. They also greatly improve the ease of collaboration through internet sharing and provide a readily accessible database of archived slides […]

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Thoughts on Recent JAMA Breast Biopsy Study

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The accuracy of pathology diagnoses of breast biopsy results was recently called into question in the study published in the March 17, 2015, issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). Researchers reported that practicing pathologists incorrectly diagnosed nearly 25% of breast biopsies presented to them in a test study. These findings did […]

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ViewsIQ’s Digital Pathology Slide Imaging System Validated for Telepathology at Vancouver General Hospital in Recent Publication

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

ViewsIQ, a healthcare technology company, is pleased to announce the successful validation study of their interactive digital pathology imaging system, PanoptiqTM. The study, recently published in the International Journal of Laboratory Hematology, was conducted by the VGH hematopathology department to evaluate PanoptiqTM as a potential telehematopathology solution. The goal of the study was to determine […]

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PathXL launches PathXL Xplore, sparking a new era for digital pathology workflow systems

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

PathXL, the leading supplier of software solutions to the digital pathology community, announce the launch of PathXL Xplore, a next generation image information management system designed specifically for the research lab. Xplore is the most powerful system on the market and meets the needs of research institutions and research labs of all sizes wanting to […]

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ZEISS Axio Scan.Z1 Advanced Digital Imaging System Improves Pathology Research

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

At the University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Transplant Pathology, scientists use advanced digital imaging systems to enhance their research into the immunobiological mechanisms of tolerance and chronic rejection in solid organ transplantation. A pivotal innovative tool is the ZEISS Axio Scan.Z1, which is an automated microscope developed by Carl Zeiss Microscopy. This tool enables researchers […]

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