Lantheus, GE finalize license agreement
April 25, 2017 -- Lantheus Medical Imaging has signed a definitive agreement with GE Healthcare to support the worldwide development and commercialization of its flurpiridaz F-18 investigational PET radiopharmaceutical. The firms are also continuing their current supply agreement for other nuclear medicine products.
Lifetrack gets FDA OK for PACS software
April 25, 2017 -- Lifetrack Medical Systems has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its Lifesys PACS software.
Fovia joins forces with Predible
April 25, 2017 -- Advanced visualization software developer Fovia has inked a deal with quantitative imaging software firm Predible Health of Bangalore, India.
ACR debuts online program for RLI
April 25, 2017 -- The American College of Radiology (ACR) Radiology Leadership Institute (RLI) has launched a new online program aimed at radiologists taking on their first substantial leadership role or are otherwise ready to advance in their career.
Riverain lands ClearRead CT software sales
April 25, 2017 -- Computer-aided detection (CAD) firm Riverain Technologies has sold its ClearRead CT lung nodule detection software to customers on three continents.
Becton Dickinson to buy Bard for $24B
April 24, 2017 -- Becton Dickinson (BD) has agreed to buy interventional device developer C.R. Bard for $24 billion.
Aycan releases new version of workstation software
April 24, 2017 -- Radiology informatics firm Aycan Medical Systems released version 3.10 of its Mac-based aycan workstation software.
ImagineSoftware lands deal with Merge
April 24, 2017 -- Radiology billing and RIS developer ImagineSoftware has entered into an agreement to make its platform for medical billing automation available to customers of Merge.
MRI Interventions partners with Mayo Clinic
April 24, 2017 -- MRI Interventions is collaborating with the Mayo Clinic to design, develop, and commercialize MRI-guided, minimally invasive therapies for stroke.
Ultrasound 'magic' draws Ugandan women to antenatal clinic
April 21, 2017 -- A radio advertising campaign promoting free prenatal ultrasound scans boosted the number of pregnant women who attended a modern medical clinic by 490%, according to a study published on April 12 in PLOS One.