Navidea touts Manocept clinical trial
July 2, 2015 -- Radiopharmaceutical developer Navidea Biopharmaceuticals and its Macrophage Therapeutics subsidiary are touting the results of their Manocept clinical trial for Kaposi's sarcoma.
Konica Minolta acquires Brazilian x-ray maker
July 2, 2015 -- Konica Minolta has acquired Brazilian x-ray equipment manufacturer Sawae Technologica.
U.S. imaging big-data market on the rise
July 2, 2015 -- The market for big-data analysis tools in medical imaging produced $39 million in revenues in 2014 and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 16% to reach $82 million by 2019, according to a report from market research firm Frost & Sullivan.
SonoDepot to sell Alpinion scanners
July 2, 2015 -- Ultrasound equipment repair and sales firm SonoDepot has inked a distribution agreement with Korean ultrasound technology developer Alpinion Medical Systems.
New list answers questions about CT quality control
July 2, 2015 -- The Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance's CT Group has published a list of frequently asked questions for users of the American College of Radiology's CT Quality Control Manual.
AAA signs Fuji as distributor in Japan
July 1, 2015 -- French molecular imaging firm Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA) has signed a distribution deal for its Lutathera radiopharmaceutical with Fujifilm RI Pharma in Japan.
ADS adds e-faxing capability to MedicsRIS
July 1, 2015 -- Radiology IT provider Advanced Data Systems (ADS) has teamed up with technology provider Softlinx to add e-faxing capability to its MedicsRIS software.
Mobile health market predicted to explode
July 1, 2015 -- Led by the monitoring services sector, the global market for mobile health (mHealth) technology is expected to surge from $1.95 billion U.S. (1.76 billion euros) in 2012 to $49.1 billion U.S. (44.31 billion euros) by 2020, according to a report from market research firm Grand View Research.
Healthcare cloud computing market on the rise
July 1, 2015 -- The worldwide healthcare cloud computing market will grow at a 20.5% compound annual growth rate to reach $9.48 billion U.S. (8.56 billion euros) in revenues by 2020, according to a new report from research firm MarketsandMarkets.
Academic Radiology issue highlights overdiagnosis
July 1, 2015 -- The journal Academic Radiology is highlighting the topic of overdiagnosis in imaging in its August issue; many of the articles were posted online June 19.