VENTANA® DP 200 slide scanner

Robust high-speed scanning empowers precision diagnosis

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High-resolution digital pathology slide scans with the VENTANA DP 200 slide scanner

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Advance your pathology workflow with high-quality, high-resolution digital imaging

Designed for a variety of applications, the VENTANA DP 200 slide scanner is a six-slide high-speed brightfield scanner with excellent image quality to enhance pathologists' review of digital slides. This fast and easy to use high-resolution slide scanner offers a no-touch start process, intuitive user interface and is well-suited for remote site scanning, first-time digital pathology users, frozen section scanning, and more.

Simplified, high-quality scanning

Explore the simplicity of the VENTANA DP 200 slide scanner, click on the video below.

VENTANA DP 200 slide scanner

As intuitive as it is innovative

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Quick and easy to use


Intuitive design and minimalistic user-interface maximizes workflow and helps improve turnaround times.

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Robust and reliable


The tray-based system along with automatic calibrations and built-in diagnostics delivers a consistent, robust system performance.

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Quality you can see


Dynamic focus technology and innovative optics create high quality images with color reproduction that maps to glass slides as seen under microscopes.

VENTANA slide scanners

VENTANA slide scanners

Explore how high image quality, easy-to-use digital slide scanners from Roche empower pathologists to enhance clinical decisions.

Unlock the potential of the VENTANA DP 200 slide scanner

  • High-speed scanning: Scans at 20x magnification in ~36 seconds and at 40x magnification in ~73 seconds (15mmx15mm AOIs)
  • No slide handling: Slides are loaded and scanned using a tray-based system, which eliminates slide-handling errors and improves reliability
  • High-quality images: Produces high-resolution digital images for various tissue types, including challenging slides such as frozen sections
  • DICOM (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine) compatibility: Provides a standardized output file format for interoperability with PACS servers
  • File formats: Output file formats include BIF, TIF, and DICOM
  • Color management: Uses International Color Consortium (ICC) color standard profile generation in every scan
  • Dynamic focus: Tracks tissue depth in real time and uses the data for high resolution slide scanning
  • Calibration:  Automatic white balance calibration to ensure consistent image quality

The VENTANA DP 200 slide scanner offers multiple use cases to laboratories embracing digital pathology:


  • Immediate file transfer for earlier collaboration
  • Remote site scanning
  • Scan a variety of slide types including H&E, IHC, ISH, special stains, cytology and frozen sections
Advanced Digital Pathology Training

Advanced Digital Pathology Training

On this training page, you'll learn about Roche Digital Pathology, explore digital pathology tools, and learn how they work together to bring unprecedented clarity, speed and reliability to patient care and research.

The Roche Digital Pathology Open Environment

With the acceleration of immunotherapies and the development of more complex assays, Roche is committed to an open environment for digital pathology. Roche encourages the development of reliable image analysis algorithms that can provide pathologists with tools to improve efficiency and precision for diagnosis. To that end, Roche is making the specifications of the Roche proprietary BIF file format publicly available.

Registration Status

CE-IVD. In the US, Roche Digital Pathology Dx is available as a whole slide imaging system to aid in primary diagnosis. Refer to the product-specific labeling for the regulatory status of scanners, software and/or algorithms. IVD products can be used for in-vitro diagnostic use. Research Use Only (RUO) products are for research use only and not for diagnostic procedures.

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VENTANA DP 200 slide scanner specifications

  • Slide capacity

    6 single slides, 3 double slides

  • Scan magnifications

    20x and 40x

  • Focus method

    Dynamic focus

  • Volume scan

    Up to 15 layers

  • Time to view

    <49 seconds @ 20x
    <85 seconds @ 40x (15 mm x 15 mm AOIs)

  • Scan time

    20x: approximately 36 seconds,
    40x: approximately 73 seconds for a 15 x 15 mm AOI

  • Slide handling

    No slide handling, tray-based movement

  • Dimensions / weight

    19.6 in x 26.7 in x 18.2 in (W x D x H) / <105 lbs
    49.78 cm x 67.82 cm x 46.23 cm / <48 kg

  • Calibration


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