ViewRay to highlight MRIdian Linac research at AAPM
July 21, 2017 -- Image-guided radiation therapy developer ViewRay plans to highlight 30 clinical abstracts being presented at the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) annual meeting in Denver that focus on the performance of its MRIdian Linac system.
FDA clears Aspect Imaging's neonatal MRI device
July 21, 2017 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Aspect Imaging's Embrace Neonatal MRI, the first such device for neonatal brain and head imaging in neonatal intensive care units, according to the agency.
Accuray highlights TomoTherapy study
July 20, 2017 -- Radiation oncology firm Accuray is highlighting a study conducted at 14 French centers that showed the clinical benefits of intensity-modulated radiation therapy delivered using its TomoTherapy system for patients with head and neck cancer.
ACR releases updated guidelines for mammo phantoms
July 20, 2017 -- The American College of Radiology (ACR) on July 18 released an updated frequently asked questions document for its 2016 ACR Digital Mammography QC Manual Resources webpage.
GE debuts film on women's health
July 20, 2017 -- GE Healthcare on July 18 debuted a film about three women's healthcare providers from India, Kenya, and Indonesia, documenting how they are overcoming challenges to bring better care to their communities.
Researchers develop surgical glue visible on imaging
July 20, 2017 -- South Korean researchers have developed a surgical glue that is visible on common imaging exams such as fluoroscopy, ultrasound, and CT, according to a study published July 19 in Nature Communications.
NCI awards $17M grant for breast imaging
July 20, 2017 -- Researchers at the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium have received a $17 million program project grant renewal from the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) to study the efficacy of different breast cancer screening and surveillance strategies.
Arterys receives SIIM award for cloud project
July 19, 2017 -- The Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) has awarded a $10,000 grand prize to researchers from imaging software developer Arterys for its project on cloud medical imaging analytics.
Neuroendocrine tumor grants soon available
July 19, 2017 -- The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation will award a new round of scientific and clinical research grants designed to advance the treatment of and search for cures to neuroendocrine tumors.
Avreo releases cloud-based speech software
July 19, 2017 -- Radiology workflow software developer Avreo has released Avreo Cloud VR, a new software component that enables radiologists to create image interpretations with cloud-based speech technology from any location where they use the company's interWorks package.