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Complimentary Webinar | From Magic to Molecules: The Intelligent Microscope

| March 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

You are invited to our next complimentary webinar – March 28, 2018 Almost 200 years ago a new technology, the microscope, revolutionized the way in which medicine was practiced, resulting in the invention of Surgical Pathology as a discipline. Today the advent of molecular testing of tissue sections, coupled with digital whole slide imaging and analysis […]

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Philips Collaborates with Two Boston-based Academic Medical Centers to Advance Digital Pathology Adoption Across the U.S.

| March 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

AMSTERDAM, March 19, 2018 — Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), both members of the Partners HealthCare network, will implement the Philips IntelliSite Pathology Solution [1] to enable research and support clinical diagnosis. Leveraging Philips’ comprehensive portfolio of advanced digital pathology solutions, MGH and BWH aim […]

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Something Big is Coming from Motic at USCAP 2018

| March 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

USCAP 2017 was a tremendous milestone for Motic in the field of digital pathology with the launch of the versatile and powerful MoticEasyScan whole slide imaging system. Its reliability and ease of use has propelled the MoticEasyScan to massive success around the world.  Our product team has completely outdone itself this year, and we cannot […]

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Inspirata’s Digital Pathology Solution Supports 1st Digital Primary Diagnosis in U.S.

| March 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

This historic accomplishment marks the first time digital pathology has gone beyond Research Use Only (RUO) in the U.S. Vancouver, BC, March 19, 2018/Globe Newswire – Cancer informatics and digital pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata®, Inc. announced today that its workflow solution-as-a-service supported the first-ever 100 percent digital read used to render a primary diagnosis […]

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Pathcore Announces Support for Motic Scanners and Image Formats Within its Image Management Solutions for Digital Pathology at USCAP

| March 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Motic Instruments Inc., North America and Pathcore Inc. announce a new integration that significantly enhances user experience while expanding access to digital pathology imaging. This new venture provides superior organization and increased efficiency for Pathology teams and allows for easy collaboration across multiple locations. Pathcore™, provider of IMS platforms for whole-slide imaging and browser-based data […]

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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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Special Book Discount! Tissue Phenomics: Profiling Cancer Patients for Treatment Decisions

| March 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Just announced, we would like to offer an exclusive 20% discount to Tissue Pathology readers, which would include free international shipping as well! Use this Tissue Pathology reader link to order the Tissue Phenomics book and use this special code at checkout: “PAN01” For more information on the book, please visit Just another perk to reading […]

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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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New Webinar: Deep Learning to Guide Molecular pathology – What This Means For Your Lab?

| March 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

March 13, 2018 at 4pm GMT Register for this webinar: Click here Cancer care has evolved over time to precise, targeted & personalized therapy options. This evolution is primarily fueled by molecular pathology, which is now under pressure from increasing tests and a shortage of pathologists. Join Prof. Manuel Salto-Tellez, Queens University Belfast & Dr. Peter […]

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Emergency! and M*A*S*H and St. Elsewhere

| March 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

The last MASH episode aired last month 25 years ago. I remember that like it wasn’t 25 years ago. And news recently that the actor who played MAJ Winchester passed away got me to thinking… Among my peers and colleagues over the years I have asked them why they chose medicine as a career and how […]

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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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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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Daily Biopsy Diagnosis in Surgical Pathology: Concordance Between Light Microscopy and Whole-Slide Imaging in Real-Life Conditions

| February 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Irène Villa PhD, Marie-Christine Mathieu MD, Jacques Bosq MD, Anne Auperin PhD, Jean-François Pomerol PhD, Magali Lacroix-Triki MD PhD, Jean-Yves Scoazec MD PhD, Peggy Dartigues MD American Journal of Clinical Pathology, aqx161, Published: 14 February 2018 Abstract The current challenge for the various digital whole-slide imaging (WSI) systems is to be definitively validated for diagnostic purposes. We […]

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