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James V Bacus, James W Bacus: Method and apparatus for acquiring and reconstructing magnified specimen images from a computer-controlled microscope. Bacus Research Laboratories, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, August 8, 2000: US06101265 (211 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method acquires and stores multiple resolution images from a specimen on a support and provides to the user a low magnification, reconstructed macro image of the entire specimen, or a large portion thereof, to aid the person in selecting points of interest to be viewed or analyzed a ...


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James V Bacus, James W Bacus: Method and apparatus for creating a virtual microscope slide. Bacus Research Laboratories, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, August 7, 2001: US06272235 (208 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are disclosed for constructing a virtual microscope slide comprised of digitally scanned images from a microscope specimen. The digitally scanned images are arranged in a tiled format convenient for viewing without a microscope, and for transferring the tiled images for viewin ...


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James W Bacus, James V Bacus: Method and apparatus for internet, intranet, and local viewing of virtual microscope slides. Bacus Research Laboratories, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, May 28, 2002: US06396941 (193 worldwide citation)

A method of and apparatus for viewing microscopic images include transmitting tiled microscopic images from a server to a client. The client assembles the tiled images into a seamless virtual slide or specimen image and provides tools for manipulating image magnification and viewpoint. The method an ...


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James W Bacus, James V Bacus, Robert E Wagner: Method and apparatus for automated assay of biological specimens. Becton Dickinson and Company, Allen W Wark, June 27, 1995: US05428690 (163 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for automated assay of biological specimens positioned on microscope slides. The apparatus comprises an interactive optical subsystem for viewing the biological specimen on the slide and for producing an interactive video signal corresponding to the viewed image. An automated ...


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James V Bacus, James W Bacus: Method and apparatus for acquiring and reconstructing magnified specimen images from a computer-controlled microscope. Bacus Research Laboratories, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, May 1, 2001: US06226392 (92 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for using a computer controlled microscope system to provide a reconstructed, seamless image from several contiguous fields of view to show the architecture and spatial relationship of biological material in a specimen. The specimen is scanned with a microscope and a digital sc ...


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James W Bacus, James V Bacus: Method and apparatus for automated assay of biological specimens. Becton Dickinson and Company, December 5, 1995: US05473706 (75 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for automated assay of biological specimens positioned on microscope slides. The apparatus comprises an interactive optical subsystem for viewing the biological specimen on the slide and for producing an interactive video signal corresponding to the viewed image. An automated ...


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James W Bacus, James V Bacus: Method and apparatus for internet, intranet, and local viewing of virtual microscope slides. Bacus Laboratories, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, January 6, 2004: US06674881 (73 worldwide citation)

A method of and apparatus for viewing microscopic images include transmitting tiled microscopic images from a server to a client. The client assembles the tiled images into a seamless virtual slide or specimen image and provides tools for manipulating image magnification and viewpoint. The method an ...


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James W Bacus, James V Bacus: Method and apparatus for processing an image of a tissue sample microarray. Bacus Research Laboratories, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, October 15, 2002: US06466690 (71 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for processing an image of a tissue sample microarray include placing a plurality of tissue samples in an array on a microscope slide. The tissue samples are then simultaneously and uniformly treated, as by staining. Images of the tissue making up the microarray are captured a ...


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James W Bacus, James V Bacus: Method and apparatus for testing a progression of neoplasia including cancer chemoprevention testing. Bacus Research Laboratories, Fitch Even Tarin & Flannery, February 29, 2000: US06031930 (68 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for analysis of neoplasia in tissue at a very early stage as well as later stages of its progression and for reporting the progression or regression of the neoplasia. The system performs multi-parametric measurements of the morphological structure and texture of the tissue struc ...


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James V Bacus, James W Bacus: Method and apparatus for acquiring and reconstructing magnified specimen images from a computer-controlled microscope. Bacus Research Laboratories, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, June 11, 2002: US06404906 (65 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for using a computer controlled microscope system to provide a reconstructed, seamless image from several contiguous fields of view to show the architecture and spatial relationship of biological material in a specimen. The specimen is scanned with a microscope and a digital sc ...