Accuracy of HER2 Testing in Gastric Cancer

Accuracy of HER2 Testing in Gastric Cancer
A Treatment for some Gastric Cancer Patients With almost 1 million new cases per year, gastric cancer is currently the number four most common malignant disease. Today, there is no universal standard treatment. Recently, however, the ToGA trial demo...
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Herlev University Hospital Selects Oncotopix™ Dx for Routine Cancer Diagnostics

Herlev University Hospital Selects Oncotopix™ Dx for Routine Cancer Diagnostics
After thorough testing, and internal clinical validation, Herlev University Hospital selects Visiopharm’s Oncotopix™ Diagnostics – a platform for computer assisted quantitative diagnostic immunohistochemistry (IHC) and In-Situ Hybridizatio...
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The Ten Plagues of Classical Stereology

The Ten Plagues of Classical Stereology
Classical stereologyIn the early 80’s a new type of spatial statistics, also known as design-based stereology, grew out of a pressing need to determine levels, differences, and changes in total micro structural tissue content (fx total number of ce...
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Webinar: The Journey of Quantitative Digital Pathology: From Images to Knowledge

Webinar: The Journey of Quantitative Digital Pathology: From Images to Knowledge
Watch our webinar Turning Images into Knowledge where Dr. Ben Freiberg will showcase the journey of quantitative digital pathology from images to knowledge. AbstractThe scanning of slides into whole slide images (WSI) is the just the first step ...
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Pitfalls to be Aware of in Tissue Based Research

As discussed in a previous post, disease progression and treatment effects are often reflected in micro-structural tissue properties and in biomarker expression. Thus, the ability to quantify biologically relevant tissue properties becomes a necessar...
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Cancer Biomarker Assessment and Tumor Heterogeneity

Cancer Biomarker Assessment and Tumor Heterogeneity
Tumor Heterogeneity Scientists increasingly believe that the development of new and more efficient treatments will require a deeper understanding of (intra) tumoral heterogeneity. Pursuing this important goal, will require new and sophisticated too...
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