Europe’s first digital autopsy facility has opened in Sheffield. The state-of-the-art £3m facility is the first of 18 to be opened in the UK over the next 2 years. Autopsies will be undertaken by CT scanner and therefore be non-invasive and in many cases will eliminate the need to cut open the body with a scalpel.

All the IT and infrastructure including servers, workstations, high-specification monitors, cabling and CCTV has been supplied by Wytech in a deal worth almost £200,000. Mark Jones, Managing Director of Wytech, commented “This deal is the biggest we have ever landed and our customer first ethic means we have gone out of our way to ensure that the facility has everything it needs in order to perform.

Mark further commented “The publicity the centre has generated shows just how prestigious this installation is, and we hope to use it as a springboard to further growth and success.

The installation has seen a significant amount of national press, including features from: