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Fimmic Launches Aiforia™ Cloud, Bringing Self-Service Deep Learning AI to Digital Pathology

| March 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

 Aiforia will be introduced at the USCAP Annual Meeting in Vancouver, March 18-21, 2018, booth #833 Fimmic, a forerunner in developing cloud-based, intelligent image analysis solutions to Digital Pathology, announces the launch of its new Aiforia™ Cloud. Aiforia, formerly known as WebMicroscope®, brings together its established deep learning artificial intelligence (AI) image analysis cloud solution with […]

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Philips Showcases Digital Pathology System for Clinical Use and Advanced Imaging Analytics[1] to Transform Pathology Services at USCAP 2018

| March 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Newly released artificial intelligence (AI)-driven TissueMark software[1] empowers research labs to enhance quality and reliability, and reduce costs AMSTERDAM and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 15, 2018 — Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today unveiled intelligent and connected pathology solutions that will be showcased at the 2018 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) Annual Meeting, from March 17-23at […]

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Proscia Inks Agreement to Bring Deep-Learning Technology to Dermatopathology

| March 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Landmark agreement positions Proscia to transform dermatopathology market − and opens doors to additional lab partnerships PHILADELPHIA — Proscia Inc., creators of AI-powered digital pathology software, today announced it has signed a first-of-its-kind agreement with one of the largest dermatopathology labs in the country, signaling Proscia’s entrance into the dermatopathology market and ushering in a new […]

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Israeli AI Cancer Startup Lands $5 Million

| March 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

In the latest round of AI funding, Israeli startup, Nucleai raised $5 million in seed round led by Vertex Ventures Israel and Grove Ventures Capital (GP) Ltd. Nucleai, a Tel Aviv-based startup, is developing an AI pathology system to help pathologists in the job. Tel Aviv-based Nucleai Ltd. announced on Monday it completed a $5 […]

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AI Can Diagnose Heart Disease and Lung Cancer More Accurately Than Doctors

| February 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

A pair of recently developed AI systems can diagnose lung cancer and heart disease more accurately than human doctors. These AIs have the potential to save billions of dollars and countless lives if widely adopted. Improved Diagnosis Artificial intelligence (AI) has already proven useful in the healthcare industry, and now, two newly developed AI diagnostics systems […]

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Paige.AI Lands $25 Million Series A Financing and 25 Million Slides from Memorial Sloan Kettering

| February 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

25 million slides in an exclusive relationship with MSK and 25 million dollars in funding are some big numbers.  Paige.AI, a new company focused on revolutionizing clinical diagnosis and treatment in oncology through use of artificial intelligence (AI), recently announced two major milestones: Paige.AI signed a comprehensive license agreement with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) to gain […]

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Techcyte and Motic Partner to Provide a Next Generation Digital Pathology Solution

| January 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Deep machine learning platform and world-class scanning hardware combine for a complete digital pathology solution for veterinary, human and air quality labs OREM, Utah – Techcyte Inc., a provider of deep learning image analysis solutions, and Motic, a leading provider of whole slide scanners, today announced the two companies will be cooperating to provide advanced solutions […]

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Inspirata Acquires Toronto-based Artificial Intelligence In Medicine, Inc. (AIM) to Enhance its R&D in Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Processing

| January 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

The strategic acquisition enhances Inspirata’s R&D capability in Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Processing, enabling it to offer its clients advanced capabilities to extract cancer data from narrative text in clinical documents for better data analysis and reporting. Cancer informatics and digital pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata®, Inc. announced yesterday that it has acquired Toronto-based […]

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Leica Biosystems to Advance Artificial Intelligence in Pathology as part of UK Life Sciences Sector Deal

| December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

The United Kingdom continues adoption of digital pathology including this latest news between Leica Biosystems and the UK government in Leica’s latest announcement of leveraging artificial intelligence through the UK Office of Life Sciences.  Newcastle, UK, Dec 21, 2017 – A transformative sector deal was announced between companies of the UK life sciences sector and […]

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From Pharmaphorum News: AI Outperforms Experts in Breast Cancer Diagnosis

| December 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

More headlines and news about man versus machine. I think in the end what will be used is a combination of the two – that will improve pathologist efficiency but is still required to supervise these algorithms. Artificial intelligence outperformed a panel of experts in a simulation where they were asked to diagnose breast cancer […]

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How AI and Deep Learning Will Address the Challenges of Pathologists

| December 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

According to the National Cancer Institute, approximately 40% of men and women will be diagnosed with cancer at some point during their lifetimes (reference below). Luckily, we are getting better and better at treating cancer and, in many instances, cancer is now regarded more as a chronic disease than deadly, resulting in regular check-ups and […]

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Fimmic Raises $6M Series A Round to Accelerate Scaling of its Deep Learning AI Cloud for Tissue Diagnostics

| December 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Investments in the millions of dollars for Series A funding continue to interest investors for AI in digital pathology. The most recent news coming from Fimmic out of Finland and their $6M raise most recently bringing their total to $11M. Congratulations to Fimmic! Fimmic, a Finnish medtech company developing Deep Learning AI solutions for digital […]

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ContextVision Broadens Digital Pathology Advisory Board

| November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

STOCKHOLM – November 8, 2017 – ContextVision, a medical technology company specializing in image analysis and artificial intelligence, has added new members to its advisory board for DESUTO, a Eurostar sponsored research program within digital pathology. Professor Junya Fukuoka of the Department of Pathology in Nagasaki and Professor Fredrik Pontén of Uppsala University have both joined the […]

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PathAI Lands $11M for Artificial Intelligence in Pathology

| November 3, 2017 | 1 Comment

Congratulations to Andy Beck and his team at PathAI. Investors continue to be very active at funding artificial intelligence (AI), particularly within healthcare applications and given the image intense nature of pathology, a perfect target for commercial applications. It is always exciting to watch when a physician can commercialize their ideas in companies, particularly if […]

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