Tag: UPMC

Correction: Omnyx and UPMC Part Ways

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

It has been said that journalism writes the first page of history. As an amateur publisher for 10 years I rely upon the professionals in the media to make the news that we share. On occasion, when you write the first script, the story is wrong and in our case, we get it wrong as well. […]

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New Book on Digital Pathology Published

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

A new book entitled, appropriately, “Digital Pathology” has recently been published by ASCP Press, edited by the well-known tag team of Dr. Liron Pantanowitz of UPMC and Dr. Anil Parwani of The Ohio State University. Anil and Liron have nearly 40 years of combined experience in digital pathology across a wide range of areas. The […]

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Digital Pathology Enhances Cancer Diagnostics

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Nice article by Dr. Anil Parwani, Professor of Pathology and Biomedical Informatics at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, where he also serves as the Vice Chair of Anatomic Pathology as well as Director of Pathology Informatics and Digital Pathology Shared Resources. He also serves on the USCAP Education Committee and on the board of […]

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Omnyx and UPMC Part Ways

| December 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the first public news I am aware of since we mentioned in July (see: Changes Coming at Omnyx – Developing Story), the Pittsburgh-Post Gazette reported yesterday that “Omnyx ends UPMC affiliation“. The story reports that “Digital pathology company Omnyx LLC will be folded into GE Healthcare at the end of the month, ending an […]

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Changes Coming at Omnyx – Developing Story

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nearly 10 years ago GE Healthcare and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)entered into a joint venture. The two organizations began a two year collaboration process and founded the company in 2008. Since that time, close collaboration brought to market new innovations in digital pathology, culminating in Dynamyx (TM), which was demonstrated at USCAP this […]

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Investors Inject $1M in Digital Pathology Startup Proscia®

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

BALTIMORE, Maryland — July 5th, 2016 — Proscia Inc., a data solutions provider for digital pathology, announced today the completion of its $1M seed round of financing. Proscia, whose Pathology Cloud platform is already helping hundreds of pathologists and researchers, will use the proceeds to accelerate growth and pursue the company’s vision of unlocking insights […]

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Dr. Liron Pantanowitz Talks About The Top 100 Power List and The Future of Pathology

| February 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Following the recent news of “The Pathologist” Magazine naming Prof. Pantanowitz in the Top 100 Power List for 2015 and more recently of UPMC choosing PathXL for their digital pathology education PathXL had the pleasure of asking Prof. Pantanowitz some questions which he gladly allowed us to share.  It provides an amazing insight into the […]

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UPMC Chooses PathXL for Digital Pathology Education

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

PathXL software to provide UPMC with an end to end solution for institution wide digital pathology education program Belfast, Northern Ireland, January 21, 2016 — PathXL is proud to have been selected by UPMC (Pittsburgh, USA) as the software provider for digital pathology training and examinations across the institution. UPMC is a leading, integrated healthcare provider […]

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Join Omnyx for a Webinar!

| December 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Expanding Access to Expertise: UPMC Digital Pathology Consultation Service December 15th, 2015 12:00 PM EST Dr. Liron Pantanowitz Professor of Pathology & Bioinformatics, Director of Pathology Informatics University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, United States UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) is a world-renowned health care provider based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A recognized innovator in information […]

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Digital Pathology Story Appears in Wall Street Journal

| June 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Facebook and a number of folks last night during a bad time for the Chicago Blackhawks made me aware of a piece by Ms. Landro at the Wall Street Journal that touches on a number of issues including mention of use of digital pathology for image analysis as illustrated by work being done at UPMC with […]

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Proscia Introduces First Cloud-Based Software Platform for Digital Pathology 

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Software brings image analysis and big data capabilities to help researchers, clinicians and hospitals collaborate to fight cancer Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) March 25, 2015  – Proscia, a medical technology start-up that is dedicated to bringing computer intelligence to pathology, today announced the launch of its first-generation software platform. This initial product release provides multi-gigabyte digital biopsy […]

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Omnyx is Hiring!

| March 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times UPMC/GE Healthcare-owned digital pathology firm in growth mode Digital pathology company Omnyx LLC is planning to hire 10 people this year, a 12 percent increase in its workforce, as the Strip District-based company makes the shift from a development to commercial company. “We’re in exciting times,” CEO Mamar Gelaye said. “It’s really a […]

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Wanted: Academic Anatomic Pathologist With Subspecialty Interest In Digital Pathology

| February 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Assistant/Associate Professor of Pathology (tenure or non-tenure track): The Department of Pathology of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) is seeking to hire a faculty person board certified/eligible in Anatomic Pathology, with a strong academic interest in digital pathology. The successful candidate will be based primarily at […]

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