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About Leica Biosystems

150+ Years of Innovation

As a global leader in anatomic pathology solutions, Leica Biosystems offers the most comprehensive portfolio that spans the entire workflow from biopsy to diagnosis.

Our Mission

Advancing Cancer Diagnostics, Improving Lives


Our Vision

From translational research to patient treatment, we envision a world where comprehensive insights enrich cancer diagnosis and offer reassurance to all patients.

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Leica Biosystems Digital Pathology Solutions Offer Improved Image Quality and Flexible Scanning

Leica Biosystems enables researchers to accelerate their journey, transforming scientific exploration into translational outcomes, with a new digital pathology software release.

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Leica Biosystems Launches Joint Solution with Paige to Accelerate Adoption of Digital Pathology and AI

ORLANDO, FL – Leica Biosystems, a global leader in anatomic pathology, and Paige, a leader in digital pathology software and diagnostic AI applications, previously announced a partnership to create an integrated solution, to expand access to accelerate adoption of digital pathology and artificial intelligence (AI).

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Clinical Pathologists Can Now Utilize Dual Staining with BOND ChromoPlex II Dual Detection Kit, Reducing Need for Patient Re-biopsy

Leica Biosystems new dual detection kit enables clinicians to get more information out of their tissue samples.

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Leica Biosystems at a Glance

About US

150+ Years of Innovation

2012 - Present

New Era of Science & Technology

2005 - 2011

Global Expansion Accelerates

1989 - 2004

Structuring for Comprehensive Workflow

1930 - 1988

Novel Products Drive Company Growth

1900 - 1930

Microtomy Technology Advances Amidst Wartime Realities

1872 - 1899

The Creation of the Microtome and the Early Years of R. Jung GMBH

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About Danaher

Leica Biosystems is proud to be part of Danaher. Danaher’s science and technology leadership puts Leica Biosystems’ solutions at the forefront of the industry, so they can reach more people. Being part of Danaher means we can offer unparalleled breadth and depth of expertise and solutions to our customers. Together with Danaher’s other businesses across Biotechnology, Diagnostics and Life Sciences, we unlock the transformative potential of cutting-edge science and technology to improve billions of lives every day.