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Roche Seeking International Product Manager (Software/IT – Digital Pathology)

| April 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Location: United States, Mountain View, California Apply here Job facts As the International Product Manager (IPM) for Digital Pathology you will be responsible for leading product life-cycle management for on-market and/or newly assigned digital pathology products, with an immediate focus on the VENTANA Virtuoso and other related software products. The IPM will be the product […]

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Breakfast Workshops at Pathology Visions 2016

| October 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Join us for the 2016 Breakfast Workshops at Pathology Visions! Breakfast workshops will take place from 7:30 – 8:30 AM in Grand Hall C and are open to all those registered. Breakfast will only be provided in these workshops, so don’t miss out! For more information on this year’s breakfast workshops as well as a […]

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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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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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Omnyx Joins the White House and the American Society for Clinical Pathology to Globalize the Fight Against Cancer

| November 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Big news today from Omnyx in partnership with the White House Office of Science of Technology Policy, American Society for Clinical Pathology, American Cancer Society, Union International Cancer Control, Sakura, Roche and Pfizer. ASCP pathologists in collaboration with digital pathology and laboratory support will provide pathology consults for patients in Africa.  A great example of […]

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Roche to acquire Kapa Biosystems to strengthen next-generation sequencing product offerings

| September 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) recently announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Kapa Biosystems, Inc. (Kapa) a privately-held company headquartered in Wilmington, Massachusetts. US. Kapa Biosystems is a provider of genomic tools in the life sciences sector that employs proprietary technologies to optimize enzymes for next-generation sequencing (NGS), as well […]

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Ventana Hiring for Senior Software Engineer (Platform Engineering – Digital Pathology)

| December 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Who we are At Roche, 85,000 people across 150 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we’ve become one of the world’s leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity. Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. (Ventana), a member of the Roche Group, innovates and manufactures instruments and reagents […]

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CAP TODAY Webinar on Thursday – Enhance your practice: Use Digital Pathology-enabled consultation to benefit your patients

| December 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

While attending the CAP meeting back in September I recalled my experience with Kimberly (see: Kimberly’s Story and the Power of Pathology 2.0) and presented a call to action for pathologists to become patient advocates. Since then, a subsequent CAP podcast (see: How Pathologists Can Improve a Patients Journey from Diagnosis to Treatment), and mentions of […]

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CAP Today Webinar – Digital Pathology Solutions: Benefits, Considerations and Future Promise

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

CAP Today Webinar Digital Pathology Solutions: Benefits, Considerations and Future Promise Friday, October 10, 2014 1pm–2pm EDT Why should you register now for this webinar? Hear national thought leaders in whole slide imaging and AP workflow Brought to you by: CAP TODAY Moderated by: Bob McGonnagle Presenters: David Smith, MD, Lynn Onesty, Rod Slyter, HTL(ASCP), PA(AAPA) […]

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Cervical Cancer Screening: Docs Unconvinced on HPV DNA Test

| May 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The US Food and Drug Administration recently approved the use of a human papillomavirus (HPV) test as a primary cervical cancer screening test in women as young as 25 years, yet physicians are unlikely to ditch the Papanicolaou (Pap) test soon, experts say. Roche’s cobas test is 1 of 4 HPV tests on the market, […]

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Roche Diagnostics recognizes Pathology, Inc as Roche Molecular Center of Excellence

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Formation of strategic alliance designed to help accelerate advancement of new methods in molecular diagnostics testing and personalized predictive treatment INDIANAPOLIS, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Roche (six:RO)(six:ROG)(otcqx:RHHBY) announced (yesterday) the establishment of a strategic alliance with Pathology, Inc. in Torrance, Calif., that designates the company as a Roche Molecular Center of Excellence (MCOE) for the next […]

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Best Cervical Cancer Screen: Roche cobas® HPV or the Pap Smear?

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Courtesy of colLABoration: A Sharing of Insights for Enhancing Laboratories and Laboratory Informatics Advisory Panel Recommends HPV as First-line Screen An advisory panel for the Medical Devices Committee of the FDA voted unanimously to approve Roche’s cobas® HPV test as a first-line screening for cervical cancer in women age 25 and older. While the FDA […]

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Ventana Webinar: Diagnosing Undifferentiated Neoplasms – March 11, 2014

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Educational webinar series: Diagnosing Undifferentiated Neoplasms Mark Wick M.D. Associate Director of Surgical Pathology University of Virginia Health System   Webinar Details: The Integrated Approach to Immunohistology: Panel selection and diagnostic algorithms. Webinar Part 1 March 11, 2014 2:30 – 3:30 PM EST Mark your calendars! Webinar Part 2 April 10, 2014 1:00 – 2:00 […]

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Ventana and EMC join forces to take digital pathology into the world of Big Data

| September 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Yesterday Ventana and EMC announced a joint agreement to offer a highly scalable and flexible solution to store and archive medical images as part of the Ventana digital pathology solution for anatomic pathology laboratories.  Increasingly, the “big data” vendors are recognizing the need and opportunity within pathology and specifically, digital pathology to provide products and […]

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