Revolutionary and affordable Panoptiq solution allows pathologist to scan, store, and share slides using microscope based scanning software and cloud-based sharing portal.

February 26nd, 2017 – Glasgow, UK & Vancouver, Canada: ADS Biotec, a global leader in development of automated instruments and consumables for use in cytogenetic, pathology and research laboratories announces a strategic partnership with ViewsIQ, a leader in developing innovative software solutions for pathology market.  The partnership will enable ADS Biotec to actively promote, sell and support the revolutionary Panoptiq™ solution from ViewsIQ to the European market.

Panoptiq™ is a revolutionary and affordable microscope based scanning solution targeting the digital pathology market.  Panoptiq™’s dynamic slide mapping technology allows customers to easily create whole slide images using their existing microscope and computer.  The integrated solution  includes the ability to capture every cellular detail along the z-axis with Panoptiq™’s continuous 3-D focusing capabilities.  Panoptiq™ also provides a comprehensive web portal, where customers can easily upload the scanned slide along with other information such as case documents and notes.  The Panoptiq™ web portal provides an excellent means of collaborating and sharing the data and results with colleagues across the globe.

”We are pleased to partner with ADS Biotec and appoint them as our Distributor for Europe,” said Herman Lo, CEO at ViewsIQ.  He further added that “ADS Biotec has an excellent reputation and a very well established sale and support network, and we look forward to working with them to grow the market for Panoptiq™ in Europe”.

Panoptiq™ is a very cost effective solution, since the software works with the customer’s existing microscope and computer.  It provides the ability to scan the whole slide without the need of an expensive whole slide scanner, and is the most affordable solution on the market to leverage the advantages of digital pathology.

” We are excited to partner with ViewsIQ and bring their unique and innovative Panoptiq™ solution to the European digital pathology market,” said Vijay Dube, CEO at ADS Biotec.  He further added that “ADS Biotec, with its strong technical team and broad European market coverage is committed to working closely with ViewsIQ to bring this revolutionary solution to every pathology lab”.

About ADS Biotec

ADS Biotec is a global leader in the development, manufacture and sale of automated instruments and consumables for use in cytogenetic, pathology and research laboratories.  Our flagship HANABI Metaphase Chromosome Harvesters and Spreaders designed for cytogenetic laboratories provide increased productivity and throughput with the consistent quality. ADS Biotec has a global presence with development, sales, and support operations on three continents, and users in over 30 Countries.   We are recognized by our customers for our advanced instrumentation, superior customer service, scientific application support, and a very knowledgeable sales force.

About ViewsIQ

ViewsIQ is a medical technology company, digitizing patient samples microscopically to disrupt the pathology practice – the last remaining medical imaging field to go digital. ViewsIQ’s Panoptiq system is the first software-based approach to digital imaging that allows seamless integration into a Pathologist’s clinical workflow. With Panoptiq, the cost barrier to digital imaging has been removed, permitting clinicians to offer expert diagnostic care to patients virtually anywhere in the world.


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