Tag: whole slide imaging

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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Looking for a low cost digital pathology solution?

| October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Check it out at ASDP's 49th Annual Meeting at the Chicago Hilton next week. DigiPath's PathScope is a digital pathology solution, priced as low as $25,000. The system has 1, 2, 4, 30, & 200 capacity options. The objective choices include 4x, 10x, 20x, 40x, and 60x.           Please email steve@digipath.biz to schedule a […]

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Erasmus MC and Philips aim to speed up research for cancer and other diseases with digital analysis of tumors

| August 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Erasmus MC and Philips aim to speed up research for cancer and other diseases with digital analysis of tumors Erasmus MC first hospital in the Netherlands to digitize cell and tissue research using a digital pathology system from Philips Switching to digital allows pathology images and knowledge to be shared amongst cancer research institutes   […]

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AccelPath, Inc. working with three Texas laboratories on digital pathology solution

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jun 26, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — AccelPath, Inc. ACLP -31.97% ("AccelPath" or the "Company") announced today that the Company is working with three pathology laboratories in Texas. The three pathology laboratories are located near Houston, Texas. Interpretations for these laboratories are provided by the Company's interpretation partner, which has the exclusive rights to interpret all tissue […]

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Hamamatsu’s NanoZoomer whole-slide scanners play a critical role in CSHL’s Mouse Brain Architecture Project

| June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., June 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Hamamatsu's NanoZoomer whole-slide scanners help make Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory's (CSHL) Mouse Brain Architecture Project a success by imaging thousands of mouse brain tissue slices. The Mouse Brain Architecture Project is an ongoing endeavor to map neural connectivity in the mouse brain using a systematic, high-throughput process. This process involves labeling […]

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Ventana takes Digital Pathology to a new level with the new VENTANA iScan HT Scanner

| June 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

TUCSON, Ariz., June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. (Ventana), a member of the Roche Group, today announces commercial availability of the VENTANA iScan HT slide scanner(1) in North America to be followed by Europe, the Middle East and Africa in July, 2012. "The launch of the VENTANA iScan HT scanner […]

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Did the CAP do enough for digital pathology and discussions with the FDA?

| November 16, 2011

In the wake of the FDA panel at Pathology Visions 2011 many questions have come to mind.  As a dues paying, card carrying member of the College of American Pathologists, I have benefited in many ways professionally being associated with the professional organization.  From the time I was a junior member I have served on […]

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