Thank you for visiting the DPA's Whole Slide Imaging Repository. This web page lists whole slide and static image examples. Our goal is to create a resource of image repositories.

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ACADEMIC

      

BrainMaps

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Web-Based; Mac or PC
Organization: Images without diagnoses
Additional Comments: Gross and micro (WSI); human and other mammals.

Centrum Archiwizacji Obrazów Morfologicznych (CAOM)

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Zoomify viewer; Mac and PC compatible; Flash plugin required, does not work with iPads/iPhones
Additional Comments: In Polish and English.

Emory University

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required

Hospital Saint-Louis University Media Library

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Java Plug-in required; Mac or PC
Additional Comments: Variety of WSI with limited diagnoses. Requires JAVA (mSlide Viewer). Mostly in French.

Institute of Pathology Heidelberg

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Flash Plug-in required; Mac or PC; PC: Imagescope
Additional Comments: WSI, but in German 

The Iowa Virtual Slidebox

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Biolucida viewer
Additional Comments: Over 1000 histopathology slides, organized and tagged.

 

Juan Rosai's Collection of Surgical Pathology Seminars (presented by USCAP and Aperio)

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Flash Plug-in required; Mac or PC; PC: Imagescope
Organization: Teaching conference/seminar
Additional Comments: Excellent; some clinical information; 1500 slides.

New York University - Virtual Microscope - Pathology

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Google Maps; Mac or PC
Additional Comments: Good, searchable, pathology course teaching slides and cases.

Pathorama- Universitat of Basel

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Additional Comments: Extensive collection of virtual slides and static images. Well organized.

Uniformed Services University - Department of Pathology

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Uses Zoomify web viewer.
Additional Comments: Good collection of pathology cases.

Universitat Basel - vMic - The Virtual Microscope

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Additional Comments: Pathology and Oral Histology whole slide images, divided into organ systems. Also excellent set of seminar cases.

University of British Columbia - Slide Box

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Flash Plug-in required; Mac or PC
Additional Comments: Pathology course WSI and organ systems.

The University of Iowa - Virtual Slidebox

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Java Plug-in required; All Browsers supported
Additional Comments: Comparative anatomy; pathlogy/histology collection; diagnoes but no case info; pathology course slides.

University of Leeds

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Flash Plug-in; Mac or PC
Organization: Case studies
Additional Comments: History and diagnoses WSI; excellent collection.

University of Western Ontario- Virtual Slide Box

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Flash Plug-in required; Mac or PC; PC: Imagescope
Additional Comments: Pathology/histology collection


INDEPENDENT

CAP Case of the Month

Access: CAP Member login required

Clearpath

Access: Free Access; Log in Required
Viewer: Apple iPad Only
Additional Comments: Stunning 40x images with touch, zoom and pan capability. Diagnoses provided. Seamless image rendering for smooth and clear navigation. A review of essential dermatopathology terms. Touch enabled highlights of key findings for each term. Board relevant cases offered in a timed exam format. Random test generator makes each exam a new challenge. 

Digital Scope

Access: Member login required
Viewer: The viewer requires Silverlight if accessed via the Browser. Mobile devices do not require a plugin. The best viewing experience is with an iOS device (iPhone or iPad).
Additional Comments: This is the site for the DigitalScope viewer used by the College of American Pathologists. 

Digital Scope - CAP

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: The image viewer requires Silverlight if accessed via the Browser. Mobile devices do not require a plugin. The best viewing experience is with an iOS device (iPhone or iPad).
Additional Comments: College of American Pathologists image viewer. A handful of sample slides present.

In Slice - Best Network


Access: Free Access; No login or membership required

Pathobin

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Additional Comments: Layouts are well designed and very functional.

 

PathPresenter

Access: Free access; registration to access is required
Viewer: Web-based, No plug-in required, PC/Mac; view-only on touchscreen devices
Additional Comments: Presentation platform with thousands of whole slide images (and growing). Upload your own WSI/use cases from the Slide library and present with PowerPoint with annotations and presentation tools.


INDUSTRY

Aperio - WebScope

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Flash Plug-in required; Mac or PC
Additional Comments: A variety of whole slide images, without diagnoses. Includes Oil immersion and fluorescence

Histowiz

Access: Free Demo, Paid Subscription
Viewer: Mac, PC, and mobile compatible

Objective Pathology

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Zoomify viewer; Mac, PC, iOS compatible

 

Proscia, Inc.

Access: Free Access to public repositories, Paid upgrades for premium features
Viewer: Mac, PC, and mobile optimized
Additional Comments: Over 12,000 annotatable WSIs and associated case data

 


STATIC

American Society of Hematology Image Bank

Access: Login required, but it's free to create a login
Viewer: Mac or PC
Additional Comments: Still images; not WSI centric

Brown Medical School - Digital Pathology

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Mac or PC
Additional Comments: Many still images with diagnoses.

Enjoy Pathology

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Web-Based; Mac or PC
Organization: Images with diagnoses
Additional Comments: Hematopathology and surgical pathology images.

Nikon Microscopy

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Mac or PC
Additional Comments: Nikon site; excellent still images.

Pathology Outlines

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Additional Comments: Surgical and clinical pathology content divided by chapters

Revised guides for organ sampling and trimming in mice and rats

Access: Free Access; No login or membership required
Viewer: Mac or PC