One-time charges hit Philips Healthcare profit
October 20, 2014 -- A collection of one-time charges and write-downs contributed to sharply lower earnings at Philips Healthcare in the third quarter, even as sales grew slightly after currency adjustments.
Mediso launches PET/CT research scanner
October 20, 2014 -- Mediso Medical Imaging Systems has launched its new MultiScan LFER 150 PET/CT scanner, dedicated to research applications in clinical and preclinical imaging.
Mallinckrodt warns of price hikes for Tc-99m
October 17, 2014 -- Mallinckrodt is telling customers who receive its technetium-99m (Tc-99m) radioisotope to expect a series of price increases over the next few years.
GE Healthcare grows Q3 revenue, profit
October 17, 2014 -- GE Healthcare saw healthy growth in both revenues and operating profit in its third quarter.
Elekta renews ASRT scholarship commitment
October 17, 2014 -- Elekta said it has renewed its partnership with the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Foundation to provide training scholarships through 2019.
Rayence teams up with NHD
October 17, 2014 -- Rayence has partnered with National Healthcare Distributors (NHD) to become a preferred vendor for flat-panel digital detectors.
Ground Fluor inks radiopharma license with MGH
October 17, 2014 -- Ground Fluor Pharmaceuticals has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) for newly developed aryliodonium ylide chemistry.
FDA clears new version of Siemens ultrasound scanner
October 16, 2014 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared a new version of Siemens Healthcare's Acuson SC2000 cardiovascular ultrasound device.
Agilent to close nuclear MR business
October 16, 2014 -- After four years of subpar performance, Agilent Technologies is shutting down its nuclear MR business.
Sky Factory launches personal patient skylight
October 16, 2014 -- Virtual background developer Sky Factory has launched a new skylight designed to be mounted over patient beds.