Leica Biosystems, Buffalo Grove, Ill, and Cockerell Dermatopathology, Dallas, have joined together to improve consultation services for dermatologists and their patients by making use of the latest digital pathology sharing capabilities.

Clay J. Cockerell, MD, Cockerell Dermatopathology.

Clay J. Cockerell, MD, Cockerell Dermatopathology.

Clay J. Cockerell, MD, founder of Cockerell Dermatopathology, has been added to the suite of subspecialists that are part of the Aperio ePathAccess network, providing consultation in the United States and across the globe.

Aperio ePathAccess is a Web-based, digital pathology system that offers rapid, expert review anywhere in the world, without the time delays and risks associated with shipping glass slides. Through intuitive, cloud-based sharing solutions, Aperio ePathAccess provides fast and secure access to pathology expertise for collaboration and quality assurance.

“We are extremely pleased to add Dr. Cockerell to the network of subspecialists that have embraced this innovative, patient-centric service,” says Stephen White, vice president of global sharing solutions at Leica Biosystems. “Aperio ePathAccess provides immediate access to subspecialists like Dr. Cockerell for case review at the push of a button.”

Aperio ePathAccess is available for research use only. It is not for use in diagnostic procedures.

For more information, visit Leica Biosystems.