WSJ: Japanese regulators scold Canon over Toshiba deal
July 1, 2016 -- Japan's Fair Trade Commission has said that the way Canon purchased Japanese industrial conglomerate Toshiba's Medical Systems division may have violated the law -- but the deal can go ahead anyway, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal.
Bristol-Myers Squibb awards $5M lung cancer grant
June 30, 2016 -- The Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation has awarded a $5 million grant to Maine Medical Center in Portland to support a statewide lung cancer screening initiative.
Global MRI systems market to reach $7.2B by 2021
June 30, 2016 -- The global MR systems market produced $5.6 billion in revenues in 2016 and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.1% to reach $7.2 billion by 2021, according to a new report from MarketsandMarkets.
Lantheus Holdings makes 1st xenon-133 shipment
June 30, 2016 -- Lantheus Holdings has announced its first commercial shipment of xenon-133 gas using unprocessed radiochemical supplied by the Institute for Radioelements.
Median Technologies, START expand collaboration
June 30, 2016 -- Imaging software developer Median Technologies has expanded its collaboration agreement with South Texas Accelerated Research Therapeutics (START).
SonoSim releases custom ultrasound training module
June 30, 2016 -- Ultrasound education and training firm SonoSim has released its latest module, SonoSim CaseBuilder.
fMRI shows memory benefits of blood-disorder drug
June 30, 2016 -- Functional MRI (fMRI) results indicate that a single oral dose of methylene blue can enhance response in brain areas that control short-term memory and attention, according to a paper published online June 27 in Radiology.
ASE offers guide for childhood heart disease
June 29, 2016 -- The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) has released a guide to help manage pediatric patients with congenital heart defects both before and after surgical intervention.
RamSoft introduces CT dose module
June 29, 2016 -- PACS vendor RamSoft has partnered with Scannerside to introduce a new CT dose module.
Singular launches new workstation software
June 29, 2016 -- Start-up PACS developer Singular Medical Technologies has introduced three new versions of its radiology workstation software.