International Scanner Contest, 2012
3DHISTECH Ltd. has won five out of nine awards at the 2nd International Scanner Contest (ISC) held in Berlin at the beginning of June 2012.
The awards are:
Best Image Quality in 40x,
Highest throughput in 20x and 40x,
Image Analysis and
Green IT categories.
The results were announced Sept 9th 2012 at the European Pathology Congress in Prague.
3DHISTECH has come out on top against well known companies like Philips, Olympus and Hamamatsu.
3DHISTECH develops and produces Hardware and Software for the preparation, digitisation and analysis of histologycal specimen for research and clinical use. 3DHISTECH has become the market leader in Europe during the last fifteen years and second in the world with over 500 systems sold worldwide. The concept of Digital Histology won the Grand Prize for innovation in 2003. The Pannoramic SCAN 150 Digital Slide Scanner has won the Best Image Quality award in 40x category on the first Scanner contest in 2010.
The founder of the company, Bela Molnar, MD, PhD, was nominated to the prestigeous European Inventor Award in 2011 for his patents in Digital Microscopy.