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iGroup and LPixel form a Joint Venture for Image Analysis

Hong Kong ― April 25, 2016 ―  Mr.Lee, founder of the iGroup (Asia Pacific) Ltd. is pleased to announce a joint venture with LPixel, the developer of groundbreaking image analysis technology and services with a special focus on image plagiarism.The LPixel team has led the world as a pioneer of video and image analysis in the life sciences at the University of Tokyo since 2000.LPixel has a world best track record on the development of image processing software to meet the needs of researchers, publishers and others. The research image service detects image manipulation and plagiarism in research papers, and facilitates the growth analysis of plants, motion analysis and three dimensional image measurements.“LPixel speeds up detection of image manipulation and plagiarism,” says Yuki Shimahara, CEO and Founder. “We also offer consulting, planning of the image capturing device, study of the shooting conditions, operation and maintenance of the software, and we create the reports.”“The joint venture will open up iGroup Global Sales and Marketing Channels to bring LPixel’s image analysis and anti-plagiarism services to a worldwide audience,” says the Chairman of iGroup, Pote Lee. “LPixel’s technology and services are leaders in their field and will continue to expand with iGroup support.”
About LPixel
LPixel is a leader in advanced image analysis and processing technology encompassing the life science field. Founded in March 2014, LPixel is dedicated to offering research facilities top-tier image analysis technologies and educational programs on preventing unintentional image fraud and plagiarism. The company is currently working with the National Cancer Center Japan to further the development of AI-based medical diagnosis software. For more information, please visit
Mr.Lee, founder of iGroup (Asia Pacific) Ltd.
The iGroup (Asia Pacific) Ltd. is a leading technology and information provider with a global presence. The iGroup represents top peer reviewed journals and eBooks, provides workflow solutions for libraries and researchers and offers anti-plagiarism solutions to academia and the publishing industry. Its website is here:


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