SOURCE: BioImagene Inc

April 16, 2007 13:07 ET

BioImagene Introduces TissueMine™ 1.8 -- A Total Digital Pathology Solution for BioPharma R&D

CUPERTINO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 16, 2007 -- BioImagene, the leading provider of digital pathology solutions, launched TissueMine™ 1.8, a total digital pathology solution for Research and Development. TissueMine™ automates the pathology workflow and provides a superior alternative to the traditional manual analysis of tissue slides through a microscope. It is an end-to-end solution with digital image acquisition, objective analysis, efficient image management, image mining and reporting. Researchers around the world can now collaborate and share tissue images over the web.

TissueMine™ 1.8 is the first of its kind, fully integrated, ready-to-use package. It includes iScan™ -- BioImagene's new tissue slide scanner, high performance HP server, storage systems and high resolution display terminal and a comprehensive software application. TissueMine™ 1.8 is built on the robust 3i™ web-based image informatics platform.

TissueMine™ 1.8 is a one touch walk away automated solution that is ideally suited for areas like drug efficacy, toxicity and pre clinical studies as well as clinical trials. It offers users a cost effective digital pathology solution on a proven platform. It is enriched with functionalities like automatic identification of region of interest, whole slide analysis, road map image view, morphology and intensity-based analysis with over 30 algorithms, 21 CFR Part 11 and GLP compliance, customized reporting and on-line collaboration.

Mohan Uttarwar, BioImagene CEO, noted, "We are very excited to announce the TissueMine™ 1.8 solution package as it can reduce the cycle time for R&D studies from weeks to days. Scientists who use TissueMine™ 1.8 can benefit from the increased efficiency, accuracy and consistency in the study of tissue samples. It delivers unprecedented value to researchers and BioPharma companies."

About BioImagene

BioImagene, Inc., based in Cupertino, California, is a leading provider of image informatics solutions for digital pathology, covering a wide range of products from Discovery to Diagnostics. All the software applications are built on the patent pending 3i™ platform. All products are for research use only except Pathiam™ Imaging Software for HER2/neu.

For more information visit www.bioimagene.com

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