Installing Openslide on a Windows 10 computer with Python 3.7

In this post, we will learn how to install Openslide-Python on a computer with Microsoft Windows 10 operating system and Anaconda Python 3.7.

Openslide-Python is a popular Python module for reading whole slide images. Whole slide images are gigapixel multi-resolution images of tissue sections and are also known as digital (or virtual) slides in the computational pathology community. Due to their enormous size, whole slide images can not be read directly into computer’s memory using standard Python libraries. Openslide…