Now part of Philips; PathXL was originally an offshoot from the Pathology department of Queens University Belfast. PathXL grew into a multinational company with offices in the UK and the US and supporting over 40,000 users. Offering services such as slide scanning, to bespoke pathology software, they remained a global driver in Digital Pathology before being acquired by Philips.
During 2016 PathXL was acquired by Phillips and now form an important part of Phillips Digital Pathology Services Department. Following this acquisition, Phillips have decided to rebrand PathXL as being part of the Phillips DPS division.