Patent Number: 7,826,648

Title: Image processing apparatus which processes an image obtained by capturing a colored light-transmissive sample

Abstract: An image processing apparatus comprises a dye amount distribution obtaining section configured to obtain a distribution of dye amounts from a sample colored with a dye. The apparatus further comprises a classification section configured to classify a point on the sample in accordance with a dye amount at a corresponding position on the distribution obtained by the dye amount distribution obtaining section.

Inventors: Arai; Satoshi (Hachioji, JP)

Assignee: Olympus Corporation

International Classification: G06K 9/00 (20060101); G01J 3/46 (20060101); G01B 9/02 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00