UCLA, Leica Biosystems Team on Digital Pathology Testing

The UCLA Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and lifescience equipment maker Leica Biosystems said this morning that they are in a collaboration around digital pathology. According to the two, UCLA will help validate a digital pathology offering from Leica Biosystems, through a team led by Dr. Scott Binder. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. The two said that UCLA will provide quantitative feedback on current and next generation products intended to advance digital pathology in the United States, from bench research to full clinical adoption.