Huron Technologies

About Us

Huron Technologies is a global leader in providing imaging solutions for digital pathology. Since 1994, Huron Technologies has been providing laboratories and pathology departments with advanced microscopy instruments and solutions for the confocal fluorescence and brightfield market.

Based in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, Huron Technologies is a privately held company that was founded at the University of Waterloo's Physics department (established in 1994 as Biomedical Photometrics Inc.). Our team has a wealth of expertise and more than 100 years of combined experience in developing imaging instrumentation.

Our products and services are used for research and educational purposes in various environments including pathology, pharmaceutical, and veterinary.

Our flagship product, TISSUEscope™ slide scanner, is a high-resolution, versatile platform capable of imaging specimens up to 8" x 6" (200mm x 150mm) in confocal fluorescence and brightfield.

We also offer custom-designed imaging systems, TISSUEprep™—a whole-mount slide preparation service for large specimens, TISSUEscan™—a slide-scanning service, image visualization and image management.

Whether you need an off-the-shelf solution, a slide-scanning service, slide preparation, or a custom-designed instrument, our expertise is available for your project needs.