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Pathology Matters, part 2 of a 3 part series: Assessing Histopathology Results

Category : Histopathology, Interventional Medicine, Medical Device testing

Part 1 of this series described the preclinical study types relying heavily on histopathology data: device safety, biocompatibility, and systemic toxicity. Here we focus on strategies for histopathology data assessment. Preclinical study histopathology data can generally be divided into three types: Qualitative Quantitative Semiquantitative Qualitative histopathology uses description to document tissue changes and is more applicable to studies where the

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Pathology Matters, part 1 of a 3 part series: Preclinical Studies and Histopathology

Category : Histopathology, Interventional Medicine, ISO, Medical Device testing

The histopathology evaluation in preclinical studies is performed to support the study objectives. The study type, tissues examined, and intended data use all determine what pathology analysis is needed. Here we review the preclinical studies that rely heavily on histopathology data. Histopathology is a key component of these preclinical study types: Device safety studies Biocompatibility studies Systemic toxicity studies These

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Share on Google+ June 3, 2015

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Computed Tomography (CT) Imaging in Preclinical Research

Category : APS Service Offerings, Cardiology, In-vivo Testing, Interventional Medicine, Medical Device testing

Computed Tomography (CT) scanners have been in use for over 40 years and when it comes to aiding in clinical diagnosis, has changed the face of medical imaging. CT scans provide a higher level of detailed images than with standard X-ray or fluoroscopy. This holds especially true in the case of organs, blood vessels and muscle beds. CT scanning, when

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APS Authored Article published in JACC

Category : Cardiology, Coronary Artery Disease, Interventional Medicine, Publication

An APS authored article has been published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology- Cardiovascular Interventions. “Lumen Gain and Restoration of Pulsatility After Implantation of a Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold in Porcine Coronary Arteries,” Jennifer P. Lane, BS; Laura E.L. Perkins, DVM, PhD, DACVP; Alexander J. Sheehy, MS; Erica J. Pacheco, BS; Michael P. Frie, BS; Byron J. Lambert,

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