Digirad doubles Q2 revenues thanks to DMS purchase
July 29, 2016 -- Nuclear medicine firm Digirad saw revenues for the company's second quarter more than double thanks to contributions from its acquisition of DMS Health.
Kubtec highlights Conn. forensic collaboration
July 29, 2016 -- Digital x-ray firm Kubtec is highlighting forensic research performed via its collaboration with Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT.
Richardson Healthcare inks new distribution deal
July 29, 2016 -- Richardson Healthcare has signed an exclusive agreement with Cool Pair Plus to distribute that company's cryogenic replacement components, such as MR coldheads, compressors, flexlines, and absorbers.
After breast cancer diagnosis, women turn to texting
July 28, 2016 -- Women who turn to online communication after being diagnosed with breast cancer mostly use it for email or texting, rather than social media or Web-based support groups, according to a research letter published online July 28 in JAMA Oncology.
Hologic posts healthy Q3 financials
July 28, 2016 -- Increased sales in all four of its businesses fueled women's imaging vendor Hologic to gains in the company's third quarter of fiscal 2016.
Varian shows slight revenue gain in Q3
July 28, 2016 -- Led by 8% growth in its Oncology business, radiation therapy firm Varian Medical Systems reported "substantial improvements" in gross and operating margins in the financial report for its third fiscal quarter.
Radiologists need to take their place on cancer teams
July 28, 2016 -- Radiologists need to take their place as central members of cancer teams for patients, especially as oncologists are increasingly using combinations of cytotoxic agents, molecular-targeted therapies, and immune checkpoint inhibitors to manage cancer, according to a study published in the July issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology.
Canon, Virtual Imaging to unveil DR at AHRA 2016
July 28, 2016 -- Canon USA and its subsidiary Virtual Imaging plan to introduce new digital radiography (DR) offerings at the upcoming AHRA meeting in Nashville, TN.
Exact Imaging touts ExactVu clinical results
July 28, 2016 -- Canadian microultrasound technology developer Exact Imaging is highlighting initial clinical results published in the Journal of Urology for its prostate risk identification microultrasound (PRI-MUS) protocol with its ExactVu platform.
X-ray detector market to reach $2.9B by 2021
July 28, 2016 -- The global x-ray detector market will reach $2.9 billion by 2021, growing at a compound annual growth rate of 5.5%, according to a new report from MarketsandMarkets.