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Invitation to presentation of Sectra’s nine-month interim report on March 12 and date for 2021 Annual General Meeting

Linköping, Sweden – February 18, 2021 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will publish its interim report for the May 2020-January 2021 period on March 12. Sectra invites analysts, investors, and the media to attend a teleconference/audiocast in conjunction with the publication of the report. Furthermore, the Board has approved the 2021/2022 financial reporting calendar and has set the date for the company’s Annual General Meeting, which will be held on September 14, 2021, in Linköping, Sweden. 

2021-02-18
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Financial Information
EU orders Sectra Tiger solution for sharing classified information

Linköping, Sweden – February 9, 2021 – Several EU institutions have procured additional units of the Sectra Tiger mobile encryption system from international cybersecurity and medical imaging IT company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B). The Sectra Tiger system will ensure that users are able to securely and efficiently communicate classified information up to and including the EU SECRET security level, with full availability anywhere and at any time.

2021-02-09
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Secure Communication Systems
Sectra ranked #1 in customer satisfaction — earns 5 KLAS awards in PACS and digital pathology

Linköping, Sweden – February 2, 2021 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has won the prestigious customer satisfaction award ‘Best in KLAS’ for PACS for the eighth consecutive year. Sectra is ranked number one by healthcare providers in three regions: US (Large PACS and Small PACS), Canada, and Europe. The company has also swept the new award for Digital Pathology (non-US). The awards are given by the healthcare IT data and insights company KLAS Research.

2021-02-02
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Medical Systems
A new consortium of the EU Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) will establish the biggest database of pathology images to accelerate the development of artificial intelligence in medicine

Nijmegen, 28 January 2021 - To take AI development in pathology to the next level, a European consortium combining leading European research centres, hospitals as well as major pharmaceutical industries, is going to develop a repository for the sharing of pathology data. The 6-year, €70 million project called BIGPICTURE, will herald a new era in pathology.

Published: 2021-01-28 | Edited: 2021-01-29
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Medical Systems
Amsterdam UMC adds digital pathology to its existing Sectra solution to enable integrated diagnostics for better cancer care

Linköping, Sweden – January 21, 2021 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has received an order for its digital pathology solution from Amsterdam UMC in the Netherlands. This follows a recently announced radiology imaging contract (https://medical.sectra.com/news-press-releases/?item=D5AFDA07861CC966). With radiology and pathology in one joint solution, Amsterdam UMC will be able to conveniently share images and information between the two medical specialties, enabling efficient integrated diagnostics and improved patient-centric care.

2021-01-21
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Medical Systems
Institut Bergonié among the first in France to implement full-scale digital pathology—improves care for cancer patients with solution from Sectra

Linköping, Sweden – January 19, 2021 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has received an order from Institut Bergonié for its digital pathology solution. It will be one of the first digital pathology installations for full-scale primary diagnostics in France. The solution will enable pathologists to review and collaborate around cases in a manner previously not possible using a microscope. It reduces variation and increases efficiency, thereby improving care for cancer patients.

2021-01-19
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Medical Systems
Healthcare region pioneering digital pathology reviews in Denmark with Sectra—aims to significantly shorten cancer turn-around times

Linköping, Sweden – January 14, 2021 – The healthcare provider Region of Southern Denmark has gone live with a digital pathology solution from international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B). The IT solution makes it possible for pathologists at the region’s four hospitals to review and collaborate around cases in a way that is not possible with microscopes. This supports increased efficiency in primary diagnostics, thereby improving cancer care.

2021-01-14
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Medical Systems
Rapid go-live as first trust in Greater Manchester patient diagnostic imaging initiative deploys Sectra solution

Linköping, Sweden – January 11, 2021 – The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has become the first of eight NHS trusts in the UK to deploy the imaging IT solution from international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B). This follows the announcement of the enterprise imaging contract in October 2020 (https://medical.sectra.com/news-press-releases/?item=CD318329A912983D). The go-live is transforming how clinical staff examine crucial patient images. Faster diagnoses for millions of people, new possibilities around AI, and region-wide collaboration are just some of the benefits that will follow.

2021-01-11
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Medical Systems