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BioVitrum took an active part in the 29th European Congress of Pathology

From 2nd to 6th of September at the Amsterdam RAI was held the 29th European Congress of Pathology 2017 (ECP 2017). The Congress united over 3,000 delegates from 100 countries. There were about 150 sessions and the poster exhibition, including 1,015 posters in 26 topics. The exhibition space of ECP 2017 was 1010 sqm, with 76 exhibitors from the Netherlands, Great Britain, Turkey, Russia, Germany, the USA, Greece, France, Italy, Sweden, etc. More than 100 specialists from Russia become annual congress participants. 

The motto of the congress – Pathology for Patient Care – was highlighted the added value of the pathology science and discipline in providing care and improving health outcomes for patients and population. The scientific program focused on the central role of pathology and its current clinical applications, translational research, near-future innovations and the longer perspectives of paradigm shifts (integrated ‘omics’ care). ECP 2017 also provided a unique occasion for updating our knowledge in pathology through up-to-date teaching courses highlighting news and views in diagnostic pathology. 



BioVitrum participated in the ECP 2017 as an Exhibitor for the first time, thereby continuing its successful experience of presenting Russian products in the international market. In 2016, we were exhibitors at ECDP 2016 (Berlin, Germany).









At the congress, BioVitrum presented the histological reagents of its own production:




Our histological paraffin HISTOMIX® caused special interest among the participants of ECP 2017, the interest concerned the product quality control and the scale of manufacture. The production line of the histological paraffin underwent a complete technical upgrade in 2016, which allowed increasing production volumes. Every product batch passes quality control, which proves a high level of quality comparable with foreign counterparts.





Great attention from the ECP visitors was paid to the company's own IT-solutions. – telepathology consultation portal. It is the cloud solution designed especially for the purposes of Digital Pathology. is a fast and comfortable way to receive and make second opinion for scanned digital slides. Now more than 1300 pathologists have already registered on the portal. It is a simple and very useful platform with easy access from any place 24/7.

Histoviewer – touch-screen pathology viewer. It is a unique system which transfers the process of pathology education, diagnostics and consultation to an advanced level of digital visualization. The mobile design of the complex, convenient intuitive morphometry allow to hold presentations anywhere, and the high quality of color rendering meets the strictest demonstration requirements.


Every day new visitors of BioVitrum both were interested in the company's innovative interactive product - ePath.

ePath – macro imaging and grossing solution, with audio, video recording, and photo documentation, which allows you immediately enter all the data into the patient's electronic card. A lot of positive reviews were left by visitors about the quality and workflow convenience of the system.

At the BioVitrum booth was presented a working bench of Tanartis production (a member of the BioVitrum group companies).

The production facilities of Tanartis are fitted with high-tech equipment. In the company arsenal are dozens of ready-made solutions for equipping the pathology and anatomy departments. High level of knowledge and experience of the team and in-house design engineering department allow creating non-standard solutions in the shortest possible time. The company is open to customization of products under any initial requirements of institutions.

Within the framework of the congress on September 5, 2017, our partner - the Swedish company SECTRA held a seminar for Russian doctors, presenting modern solutions for Digital Pathology. Sectra provides a complete solution for primary diagnostics in pathology, including archiving and an advanced review workstation.

Professor P.J. Paul van Diest explained in detail how the multidisciplinary team (MDT) process and remote consultations were organized at the University Medical Center Utrecht based on the SECTRA solution. The professor also shared his experience of workflow with the system on specific examples by demonstrated the advantages of implementing the SECTRA  solution.

At the ECP 2017 BioVitrum held many business meetings and important acquaintances, discussed important issues of international cooperation and the unified solutions on the basis of integrated efforts.

If you did not manage to attend this event, but you have any questions about the products, BioVitrum specialists will provide you a full consultation.