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RSSCategory: Anatomic Pathology

PathAI Closes $60 Million in Series B Funding

| April 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

The value proposition of digital pathology is clear — artificial intelligence. This brings a total of $75.2 million raised by PathAI in 3 rounds. PathAI, a global provider of artificial intelligence-powered technology for pathology, announced today that it has raised $60 million in Series B funding. The round was led by new investor General Atlantic, […]

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NanoString and Leica Biosystems to Co-Market GeoMx Digital Spatial Profiling and Leica’s BOND RX Platforms for High Throughput Spatial Analysis

| April 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

SEATTLE and NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE — NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG), a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, today announced a comarketing agreement to promote and provide technical support for a research workflow combining Leica Biosystem’s BOND RX™ autostainer with NanoString’s proprietary GeoMx™ Digital Spatial Profiling (DSP) instrument and assays. The integration of Leica […]

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Inspirata and Ohio State University Continue to Break Digital Pathology Barriers

| March 18, 2019 | 1 Comment

Editor’s Note 26 March 2019: 1 million plus slides and growing daily in Columbus, Ohio is reason to celebrate this milestone. It should also be recognized there are also large repositories outside of the US per reports to us and in the comment below that have 1 million plus slides as well. In particular, Sweden (Linköping) […]

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Check out 3DHISTECH at Booth #234 at USCAP 2019

| March 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

3DHISTECH Invitation to Booth #234 at USCAP 2019 3DHISTECH is proud to invite you to the 2019 Annual Meeting of the USCAP (The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology) taking place between March 16 and 21, 2019  in National Harbor, Maryland, USA. Please visit us at our booth #234 at the Gaylord National Resort & Conference Center, meet our team to […]

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Nikon Instruments Launches New Digital Pathology Solution in Partnership with OptraSCAN at USCAP 2019

| March 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Nikon Instruments Inc., an industry leader in advanced optical instruments will be debuting the OS-15-N, a digital slide scanning system featuring Nikon optics, at the USCAP 108th annual meeting.  Nikon Instruments recently partnered with OptraSCAN®, the leading on-demand digital pathology solution provider to provide an end-to-end digital pathology solution that takes advantage of Nikon’s industry-leading […]

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FDA Grants Breakthrough Designation to Paige.AI

| March 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Paige.AI for obtaining Breakthrough Device designation. My recollection from a final guidance issued by the FDA late last year and taken from their own news release: “The [Breakthrough Device] program was established by the 21st Century Cures Act to provide developers with “a more agile process” to get feedback from the FDA during the […]

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2019 Outlook and Trends in Digital Pathology

| March 1, 2019 | 2 Comments

Digital pathology is evolving ever faster. Attila György, Sales Director at Grundium, a pioneer of personal slide imaging, talks about three key trends and looks into the future of digital pathology. Digital pathology is evolving from an occult ritual of a select few elders to a readily available commodity for all. The speed of development […]

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All New MICROCAST PRO Microscope Cameras from OPTRONICS

| February 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

OPTRONICS®introduces MICROCAST® PRO™ a revolutionary medical grade microscope video camera platform designed for surgical microscopy and other technical microscope imaging applications. OPTRONICS®, the worldwide leader in developing easy-to-use, high performance medical grade video cameras for microscopy, announces the introduction of the next generation MICROCAST®, the MICROCAST® 4K PRO™, 3CMOS 2160p Ultra High Definition and MICROCAST® […]

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OptraSCAN® announces expansion of Medical Advisory Board

| January 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Strategic medical advisors appointed to guide on neuropathology, immunology and molecular pathology research San Jose, CA, January 22nd, 2019: OptraSCAN®, the leading On-Demand Digital Pathology solution provider today announced the expansion of their Medical Advisory Board with two key appointments, namely, Dr. Thomas J. Montine, MD, PhD, Chairman, Department of Pathology at Stanford University School […]

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Leica Biosystems Receives US Patent for RTF Extreme Speed Scanning Technology

| January 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Leica Biosystems Receives US Patent for RTF Extreme Speed Scanning Technology VISTA, CA – January 7, 2019 – Leica Biosystems, the global leader in pathology workflow solutions announced today that the US Patent Office has granted it a patent for RTF, its breakthrough “Real-Time Focusing” technology (US patent 9,841,590). This will enable high volume, extremely […]

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A Short Questionnaire – Researching a Growing Area of Focus

| January 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

Sent on behalf of research sponsor Dear Reader, We are a group of healthcare professionals researching the growth and need for digital pathology. We have created two short surveys to understand the adoption of digital pathology for two key use cases – frozen sections and connecting labs in a hub and spoke arrangement. Each survey […]

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Webinar | Make Your Lab Assessment Ready in 2019: Know the Most-Common Deficiencies in Accreditation and Certification

| November 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Webinar Thursday, December 13, 2018 @ 1 PM EST REGISTER NOW Learn about current payer audit, pre-certification and other trends financially impacting labs, the principal legal theories being pursued by payers, how to implement an effective response to these trends, and much more. This 90-minute program, including an interactive Q&A session, will keep your accreditation in […]

Continue Reading — Bringing the Power of AI to Digital Pathology

| November 13, 2018 | 1 Comment

The folks over at were kind enough to reach out to me and share this news with our readers. Applications that solve real world problems for pathologists have, for the most part, been lacking in digital pathology that couldn’t be done in an analog world. Let’s face it. No “killer apps” as they were […]

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Deciphex Releases Patholytix Preclinical

| November 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Deciphex are pleased to announce the release of their first commercial digital pathology product. Patholytix Preclinical is the first built for purpose digital pathology solution for preclinical/toxicologic pathology in pharma and clinical research organisations. Designed in conjunction with key industry collaborators with dedicated workflows for preclinical toxicologic pathology, Patholytix Preclinical also provides the best ergonomic experience for […]

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