November 2018—Detroit-based Henry Ford Health System Pathology and Laboratory Medicine announced a research and development partnership with Sakura Finetek USA to increase the automation level of its core anatomic pathology laboratories.
The two enterprises will evaluate new products and procedures to further enhance performance efficiencies while increasing the level of standardization of process-es, allowing Henry Ford Hospital to provide more patients a same-day diagnosis while expanding its capacity for growth.
“Sakura Finetek USA has selected Henry Ford Pathology and Laboratory Medicine to become our International Center of Excellence and Innovation in order to share technology and promote the goals to plan, evaluate, and implement new technologies in a working environment,” Erico von Bueren, MD, of Sakura Finetek USA, said in a press release.
Henry Ford Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is an ISO-15189 accredited laboratory.
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