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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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3DHISTECH Luncheon Symposium: “Digital Pathology Today” at the USCAP 2018

| March 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Join us to welcome guest speakers from the UK, the Netherlands and Hungary sharing their experience using whole-slide imaging in clinical pathology. When: 12 noon on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Where: at the VCC West Meeting Room 203 (at the Vancouver Convention Centre) Also, visit us at our booth #532 right in the center of the […]

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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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Save your seat for Philips Live!

| February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

When: Tuesday, March 20, 5:00-7:30pm Where: Cactus Club Cafe, 1085 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC Ready for Digital Diagnostics Pathology services are under pressure to meet the increasingly complex demands of cancer care. As the number of cancer cases continue to grow, the complexity and number of tests have increased to support improved patient care. Pathologists must work […]

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Invicro Appoints George Abe as Senior Vice President, Pathology

| February 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Invicro, LLC, a Konica Minolta company and a leading provider of imaging services and software for research and drug development, today announced the hiring of Mr. George Abe, as Senior Vice President of Pathology. Backed by more than 25 years of technology and life science business experience, Mr. Abe will lead and expand Invicro’s global […]

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Discussion with CEOs from Inspirata and Omnyx

| February 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

In the wake of the news of Inspirata acquiring Omnyx recently I had an opportunity to speak with the CEOs of each company and get their thoughts. The big question in my mind and those of many readers was “Why Omnyx? Why now?” How did this happen? Below is a summary of our discussion. Perhaps […]

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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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Mass Validation Study of OptraSCAN Digital Pathology Leads to Approval by Government of India

| February 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Largest digital pathology study to date, analyzing and validating over 6600 FFPE slides, yields an approval for the use of OptraSCAN® whole slide scanners in India medical settings SUNNYVALE, CA–(BUSINESS WIRE)—OptraSCAN today announced it has successfully completed the mass validation of its whole slide digital scanner OptraSCAN® with the support of India’s Biotechnology Industry Research […]

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Inspirata Acquires Omnyx

| January 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

News today from two of the biggest names in digital pathology. In the past six years or so we have seen Roche acquire BioImagene, Aperio get acquired by Leica Biosystems and Philips acquire PathXL. Two of those being examples of large international IVD companies purchasing primarily scanner companies (I realize they both had some workflow […]

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Digital Pathology Extending Through UK as OptraSCAN Welcomes First On-Demand UK Customer

| January 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

NHS Trust Plymouth Hospitals, Derriford Hospital, implements On-Demand Digital Pathology® for research and training, as the adoption of digital pathology workflows increases OptraSCAN today announced its first UK-based customer NHS Trust Plymouth Hospital, Derriford. Derriford Hospital plans to utilize digital pathology for routine research and training of professionals in the field of pathology and digital […]

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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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Huron Digital Pathology Receives ISO 13485 Certification for Medical Device Quality Management

| January 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Huron Digital Pathology on this certification! Waterloo, Ontario, Canada – January 17, 2018 – Huron Digital Pathology announced today that it has earned ISO 13485:2003 certification from SAI Global. This certification indicates that the company’s quality management system complies with the requirements of ISO 13485:2003 for the design, manufacture, installation and servicing of […]

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Histoindex’s Stain-Free Digital Pathology System Receives HSA Approval for Liver Diagnosis

| January 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Designed to aid pathologists in the clinical diagnosis of liver fibrosis and other chronic liver diseases, the stain-free Laennec® digital pathology imaging system by MedTech innovator Histoindex Pte. Ltd. has achieved its first regulated in vitro diagnostics (IVD) product status with the issuance of a Health Sciences Authority (HSA) Class A licence. This is a world’s first achievement for a […]

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