UKRI D2EDPM CoE Interoperability: Quality Assurance Workstream National Staining Survey

Pathology Slides

Information for laboratories contributing data to the UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), Data to Early Diagnosis and Precision Medicine Centre of Excellence (D2EDPM CoE)  Interoperability workstream on Quality Assurance Why should we get involved?  There is consensus that quality assurance is a crucial aspect in any pathology laboratory but digital whole slide imaging (WSI) is a … Read more

New partnership for pathology-genomics research announced by National Pathology Imaging Co-operative and Genomics England

Digital pathology

A new initiative, the Genomics Pathology Imaging Collection (GPIC) to accelerate cancer research has launched. This important joint initiative by the National Pathology Imaging Co-operative (NPIC) and Genomics England will combine digital pathology and genomic data to create a unique resource for cancer researchers. A summary article published in Nature Medicine outlines how this collaboration … Read more

National program to digitise NHS pathology services launches


The National Pathology Imaging Co-operative, NPIC, opens opportunities for NHS trusts throughout the country to digitise pathology and improve patient diagnoses, following new funding and expanding the usage of Sectra’s digital pathology solution and VNA. A multi-million pound NHS initiative that already spans six trusts is expanding to help laboratories across different parts of the … Read more

Digital pathology in breast cancer diagnosis

To raise awareness around Breast Cancer Awareness month, this October NPIC has teamed up with one of our specialist breast cancer pathologists at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust to bring you the below video. In this short video Dr Millican-Slater talks about her work as a pathologist and how advances in technology can enhance this … Read more

NPIC and Exponential-e join together in strategic partnership


Partnership will help accelerate cancer diagnosis and improve digital pathology for the NHS 15 September 2021 The National Pathology Imaging Co-operative (NPIC) announces that Exponential-e, the leading specialist in connectivity, cloud and unified communications solutions has become its strategic platform provider. The partnership with Exponential-e will support NPIC’s development of artificial intelligence (AI) to improve … Read more