What Is a Hot-Spot and Does It Matter?

What Is a Hot-Spot and Does It Matter?
The importance of hot-spotsAs discussed in the recent post on managing tumor heterogeneity, it is widely considered best practice to determine the Ki-67 proliferative index in a hot-spot of biomarker expression. A growing body of scientific evidence ...
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Managing Tumor Heterogeneity for Quantification of Biomarker Response

Managing Tumor Heterogeneity for Quantification of Biomarker Response
Tumor heterogeneity in research and diagnosticsDiagnostic pathologists and scientists often rely on tissue data for important diagnostic-, research-, or even business- decisions. One of the major concerns relate to tumor heterogeneity in the context ...
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Philips teams up with Visiopharm to boost breast cancer diagnosis objectivity through computational pathology

Philips teams up with Visiopharm to boost breast cancer diagnosis objectivity through computational pathology
• Breast cancer patients in Europe are set to benefit from more objective diagnosis • Philips’ digital pathology offering to be complemented with Visiopharm breast cancer panel algorithms Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG,...
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