Tissue-Based Testing

News on immunohistochemistry and other tissue-based testing methods.

The platform is currently used by pathologists doing research and could be available in a year for primary diagnosis of cancers in clinical settings.

Nikon will distribute OptraScan's whole-slide imaging scanners, as well as its integrated telepathology, and AI- and machine learning-based analytics solutions.

Under one agreement, LabCorp will help Baptist Health establish a core lab. Its deal with Definiens is aimed at companion diagnostics development.

The company raised $3.2 million in seed financing, which will go toward development of its platform and deployment of its flagship technology called VIPER.

The funding will be directed at conducting clinical trials for its technology based on activity sensors to detect human diseases and monitor drug responses.