It is with a heavy heart that we have decided to postpone this year’s Pathology Horizons conference as a result of the uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic and the international travel restrictions in place.
We are pleased to announce that the Pathology Horizons 2020 conference is going ahead as planned in Newcastle, Northern Ireland from 10-12 September.
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, laboratories across the world are being asked to rapidly scale up their testing capacity. In response to this we have been configuring our ULTRA Laboratory Information System (LIS) to facilitate this increased testing demand.
Cirdan has recently received a £1.5m funding boost from the Growth Finance Fund and plans to create 50 new jobs over the next three years. Cirdan has used the funding to facilitate its expansion plans with a move to larger offices and production facilities at the former Coca-Cola factory in Lambeg (Lisburn, N.Ireland).
Last Wednesday marked the first anniversary of Northern Pathology Victoria (NPV), the public pathology provider of Northern Health in Melbourne, Australia. During the celebrations the team took some time out to acknowledge the lab’s achievements, including the successful deployment of Cirdan’s world-class Laboratory Information System (LIS), ULTRA.
Inspirata and Cirdan announce new technical partnership at the Digital Pathology and AI Congress 2019 (DPC), London designed to empower NHS clinical laboratories to accelerate their use of digital pathology.
Cirdan is delighted to announce the award of a contract by Eurofins Pathology for a new generation Laboratory Information System (LIS).
Agnieszcka comes from a background of Biomedical Science specialising in biomarkers for assay development and came to join the company though a Knowledge Transfer Programme (KTP) with Queen’s University Belfast
Digital macro imaging is a rapidly developing area within the pathology workflow and can impact all areas and users, from lab workers, biomedical scientists, clinical scientists, pathologists through to the patients themselves.
ULTRA can be delivered as either an on-premise solution or hosted on the cloud. Many laboratories today are seeking a cloud service, due to the resilience and reliability a managed service provides.
Cirdan has recently been awarded a place on the UK Government’s latest G-Cloud framework, G-Cloud 11.
G-Cloud is a UK Government framework set up to encourage the adoption of Cloud Services across the public sector.
The development and maintenance of a Laboratory Information System (LIS) involves input from many different types of roles within Cirdan and outside of it. For example Software Developers, Technical Architects, Subject Matter Experts (SMEs), Customer Support, UX...
With the advent of digital pathology, there is an opportunity to develop computerized image analysis methods to not just detect and diagnose disease from histopathology tissue sections, but to also attempt to predict risk of recurrence, predict disease aggressiveness and long term survival.
“My name is Jessica & I am one of the people who act as a bridge between Cirdan’s customers and the developers who build ULTRA Laboratory Information System (LIS).
Last week saw Cirdan pick up the gong for Placement Partnership of the Year 2019 (student nomination category) at the Ulster University Excellence Awards.
Cirdan has two teams running in the Belfast Marathon Relay this year, with one of the team members set to run the full 26.2 miles – fair play! The goal of participating in the marathon is to raise funds for our nominated charity this year, Welcome Organisation
The centre of the pathology universe is the pathology report, but creating value from a Courier-font, paper-based document can be challenging. Pathologists now have the opportunity to integrate new technologies…
Cirdan is set to attend and exhibit at LabCon 2019 in the Lyrath Hotel in Kilkenny, Ireland this Friday. LabCon is a joint conference hosted both by the Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine (ACSLM) and the Medical Laboratory Scientists Association (MLSA).