Tag: whole slide imaging

Webinar: Primary Diagnosis with Digital Pathology Systems and Whole Slide Images: What Every Pathologist Needs to Know, Why It Will Be Disruptive, and How Innovative Pathology Groups Are Already Making Money with DP

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Live Webinar Event Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 1pm EDT Speedy adoption of digital pathology systems and WSI can give your pathology group considerable competitive advantage. It can mean stronger relationships with referring physicians, more case referrals, expanded market share, increased revenue, and greater pathologist compensation for you and your colleagues. In these financially-stressful times, […]

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My Visit to Huron Digital Pathology

| February 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Growing up in Chicago, Canada was a place that my father told me provided “virgin” lakes for fishing we would visit before anyone else (supposedly). Canada also supplied the United States with hockey players and acid rain while we provided them baseball players and a lot of people fishing in virgin lakes buying their Canadian […]

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The Future of Anatomic Pathology – 2 Possible Outcomes and More

| January 31, 2017 | 2 Comments

allthingspath.com had a recent interesting post on 2 possible outcomes for anatomic pathology at some point in the future of anatomic pathology.  One scenario is related to whole slide imaging and the other one is related to in vivo microscopy.  We are asked – Which one of these prevails? In my opinion, both.  There will […]

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Register for This Week’s DPA Webinar!

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

2016 WEBINAR SERIES 1 CME CREDIT OFFERED A NOVEL TELEPATHOLOGY SYSTEM FOR REMOTE EVALUATION OF TRANSPLANT ORGAN PROCUREMENT BIOPSIES (Or How I Learned to Love Sign Out Cases From Another State in my Pajamas) Thursday, August 25, 2016 | 1 PM EDT  Presenter: Jon Ritter, MD Dept of Pathology and Immunology Washington University   Presentation Overview: Because of […]

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Learn About the Clinical Track at Pathology Visions 2016

| August 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

 CLINICAL TRACK OVERVIEW The clinical track at this year’s Pathology Visions will feature presentations and workshops by national and global leaders with experience and understanding of implementation of digital pathology solutions and the challenges and barriers they faced and are facing as they roll out these solutions to their environment. This track will also feature […]

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Mikroscan Appoints Industry Veteran Martin Stuart, PhD, as President

| April 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mikroscan recently announced news of the appointment of Dr. Martin Stuart as President.  This is a name that should be familiar to many having most recently been with Definiens and Aperio, prior to their acquisition by Leica Biosystems, within the digital pathology market.  Mikroscan, following the death of their founder and CEO, Bob Goerlitz, has undergone a […]

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New Telepathology Product Launch at USCAP: Mikroscan SL5 – Booth 618

| March 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Come see the newest, smallest, most portable and affordable telepathology technology at USCAP March 11-13, booth 618. Take a test drive and learn how Mikroscan’s SL5 solves many of anatomic pathology’s greatest challenges. The SL5 provides solutions for: Remote and intraoperative consultations Rapid onsite evaluation for adequacy (ROSE) Second opinions Sharing / Tumor boards Whole […]

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Mikroscan Releases SL5 Dual Mode Real Time Telepathology and Whole Slide Imaging Solution

| February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The most flexible, compact and affordable precision telepathology system is now available February 24, 2016 (Carlsbad, CA) – Mikroscan Technologies, maker of brightfield live telepathology and whole slide imaging systems, announces the release of the SL5, the most comprehensive real time telepathology and whole slide imaging solution for use in anatomic pathology applications. The telepathology […]

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Making Clinical Diagnosis Picture-Perfect the Focus at Huron Digital Pathology

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Readers may have noticed recently Huron Digital Pathology has rebranded itself from Huron Technologies and Biomedical Photometrics prior to that.  Their new logo on the right sidebar reflects their continued focus on manufacturing reliable scanning technologies within digital pathology.  More company history and news is contained in the press release below.  Check out their revamped website […]

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Time For FDA to Act is Now

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Drs. Parwani, Hassell, Glassy and Pantanowitz have an excellent editorial entitled “Regulatory barriers surrounding the use of whole slide imaging in the United States of America” in the most recent edition of the Journal of Pathology Informatics (J Pathol Inform 2014;5:38). I think their summary below sums up very nicely the time for FDA to act […]

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Flagship Biosciences announces agreement in tissue based companion diagnostics development

Flagship Biosciences’ custom image analysis development leverages Leica Biosystems’ strong installed base in digital pathology Boulder, CO – April 30, 2014 – Flagship Biosciences announces it has reached agreement with Leica Biosystems to allow its custom algorithms to be utilized in companion diagnostics development on the Aperio ePathology platform. The agreement allows Flagship’s quantitative analysis […]

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Enzo and Flagship advance in situ hybridization CDx with digital pathology

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Enzo Biochem and Flagship Biosciences partner to provide tissue-based companion diagnostics offering complete solution for in situ hybridization development to pharmaceutical companies New York, NY – December 11, 2013 – Enzo Biochem Inc. (NYSE:ENZ) and Flagship Biosciences LLC, of Boulder, CO, today announced a partnership in tissue-based companion diagnostics that will enable personalized diagnosis and treatment […]

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Dako and Omnyx Launch Digital Pathology Solution for Breast Cancer Diagnostics

| September 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dako and Omnyx recently announced a collaborative effort to combine Dako’s stains with Omnyx’s digital pathology platform for use in Europe.  This speaks to one of the two major value propositions for digital pathology (in my opinion) – image analysis (and the other being tele-pathology/consultation for remote reads, peer review, clinical trials, consults, etc…). The HercepTest […]

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On Virchow’s Eightieth Birthday Party and the Mainstreaming of Digital Pathology – Kim Solez, M.D.

| November 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Technology is the easy part to change. The difficult aspects are social, organizational, and cultural. —Donald Norman, The Invisible Computer, Cambridge, 1988.  Digital pathology, whole slide imaging, has been promoted well within the pathology community but adoption is limited. What is needed now for it to become ubiquitous is broader promotion in the world at large using […]

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