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Slidematch™ now features Alignment of Brightfield and Fluorescence Whole Slide Images

| February 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Munich, 20 February 2017 — microDimensions launches a new version of its high precision whole slide alignment software Slidematch. With the new version users can align digital whole slide images from consecutive sections in brightfield and fluorescence mode, e.g. for the evaluation of the HER2 status of cancer patients.  While brightfield images (e.g. stained in […]

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‘Crosswalk’ Re-Launched to Make it Easier to Bridge the Gap Between Pathology, Precision Diagnosis and Precision Medicine

| February 20, 2017 | 1 Comment

Inspirata has just released new mobile and Web-based versions of “Crosswalk Insight: Oncology™,” a knowledge visualization platform that enables users to easily navigate through tumor images and the associated molecular pathways, targeted therapies and clinical trials. San Francisco, CA, February 20, 2017 – Cancer diagnostics and pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata®, Inc. announced today the re-launch […]

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Will Not Using Image Analysis in Pathology be Perceived as Irresponsible? 

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Originally published by Simon Häger, Product Manager Sectra Digital Pathology Solution at Sectra.com.  It is hard to argue with any of the points raised here by Simon. No doubt image analysis will enable what we do to do it better. More quantitative analysis. Better, faster, cheaper, more accurate. Image analysis and tele-consultation have been and will […]

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Register Now to Attend Presentations from Inspirata at Molecular Med Tri-Con 2017

| January 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Register now for Molecular Med Tri-Con 2017. Inspirata will provide the keys to unlock Precision Medicine through Digital Pathology at the Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference. Attend their presentations from Dr. Mark Boguski and Dr. Mark Lloyd. Use code 1737INP for discounted registration.

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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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Join Dr. Bas Hulsken’s Webinar to Discover the Benefits of an Open Pathology Platform

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tuesday, January 24th 2017 4.00 PM – 5.00 PM GMT Since the development of modern anatomical pathology as a medical discipline in the 19th Century it has been uniquely bound to the location of the specimen, requiring direct (microscopic) inspection of the biopsy. Today, digital pathology is breaking those bonds, allowing the practice of anatomical pathology […]

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Swedish Healthcare Provider Adopts Digital Pathology

| December 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Linköping, Sweden, December 19, 2016 – International medical imaging IT company Sectra (STO: SECT B) announces that the Swedish regional healthcare provider, Västerbotten County Council, will digitize the storage, viewing, and sharing of its pathology images. Sectra’s digital pathology solution allows for a greater percentage of studies to be reviewed digitally at any of the […]

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Whose Image Is It?

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Earlier this week, Simon Häger, Product Manager, Sectra Digital Pathology Solution wrote a nice reflection/opinion piece on Sectra’s website entitled “Who Can Claim Ownership of a Pathology Image?” Simon reflects on “single vendor” or “end-to-end” versus “best of breed” approach. I find the arguments to be compelling for looking at one approach compared to the other […]

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Inspirata Receives 2016 Award for Best Practices in Technology Innovation in the Digital Pathology and Cancer Diagnostics Industry from Frost & Sullivan

| December 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Global research organization, Frost & Sullivan, names Inspirata the leader in innovation in the digital pathology and cancer diagnostics arena for its end-to-end pathology workflow solution. Tampa, FL, December 13, 2016 – Cancer diagnostics and pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata®, Inc. has been recognized by Frost & Sullivan as the innovation leader in the digital pathology […]

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Omnyx Shutters Doors in Pittsburgh

| 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, closes Homestead headquarters“. The story reports that “Digital pathology company Omnyx LLC will be folded into GE Healthcare at the end of the […]

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OptraSCAN Announces CLOUDPath LIMS as Part of its On-Demand Digital Pathology Solutions Suite on the Salesforce App Exchange the World’s Leading Enterprise Apps Marketplace

| December 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

SUNNYVALE, CA — OptraSCAN, Inc. today announced the availability of CLOUDPathTM, a part of the On-Demand Digital Pathology Solutions Suite, to be launched on the Salesforce AppExchange, providing a highly affordable, secure, cloud-enabled LIMS app for customers using the Salesforce Health Cloud. Built on the Salesforce App Cloud, CLOUDPathTM is currently available on the App […]

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Mikroscan Collaborates With Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine to Develop Next-Generation Image Analysis Tools

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Research agreement creates academic collaboration to develop deep learning tools for rapid onsite evaluation of adequacy (ROSEA) December 1, 2016 Mikroscan Technologies, maker of affordable desktop real-time telemicroscopy solutions, announces a research agreement with Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine to develop automated cytology analysis tools for ROSEA. The research will be led by Johns […]

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OptraSCAN Appoints Dr. Clive Taylor as Chief Medical Officer

| November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

SUNNYVALE, CA –OptraSCAN, Inc. today announced that Dr. Clive Taylor has been appointed as OptraSCAN’s consulting Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Taylor has been a part of OptraSCAN’s Advisory Board helping to lead OptraSCAN into new markets and initiatives, including Cancer Moonshot 2020. Dr. Clive Taylor is also Professor of Pathology at the University of Southern […]

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Digital Pathology Storage – Leveraging a Cloud Infrastructure

| November 4, 2016 | 1 Comment

Despite the advantages digital pathology brings to the patients and pathologists alike, there are a number of challenges that hinder efficiency and create an overburdened workforce. First there is the deficit of pathologists. According to the College of American Pathologists, in 2010, there were 17,986 active pathologists in the US but by 2025 the College […]

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