Study reveals steep cost of delaying stroke treatment
October 18, 2018 -- Researchers from Canada have found that delaying treatment for stroke patients results in increasingly greater healthcare and societal costs and reductions in quality of life -- with costs rising with every passing hour, according to an October 18 presentation at the World Stroke Congress in Montreal.
Novartis to buy Endocyte for $2.1B
October 18, 2018 -- Novartis announced that it plans to buy therapeutic radiopharmaceutical developer Endocyte for $2.1 billion.
Siemens to debut RT version of Sola MRI scanner at ASTRO
October 18, 2018 -- Siemens Healthineers plans to unveil a radiation therapy (RT) version of its Magnetom Sola MRI scanner at the upcoming American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
RefleXion to show PET-guided RT at ASTRO
October 18, 2018 -- Radiation therapy equipment developer RefleXion Medical plans to highlight a new PET-guided approach to radiotherapy (RT) at the upcoming American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
AIUM launches new online member platform
October 18, 2018 -- The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) has launched a new online member platform called Connect.
RaySearch to unveil new deep-learning software at ASTRO
October 18, 2018 -- Radiation therapy software developer RaySearch Laboratories plans to exhibit new machine-learning software for its RayStation treatment planning system and its RayCare oncology information system at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
Shine takes delivery of 1st production accelerator
October 18, 2018 -- Medical isotope firm Shine Medical Technologies on October 15 took delivery of the first production accelerator at its new medical isotope production campus in Janesville, WI.
Sun Nuclear to highlight new software at ASTRO
October 18, 2018 -- Radiation oncology quality-assurance technology developer Sun Nuclear plans to highlight new radiation oncology patient safety software at the upcoming American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
GE brings Invenia 2.0 ultrasound to U.S.
October 18, 2018 -- GE Healthcare has rolled out its Invenia 2.0 automated breast ultrasound system in the U.S.
Volpara Solutions passes data milestone
October 18, 2018 -- Breast imaging software developer Volpara Solutions said more than 1 million mammographic studies have now been stored through its VolparaEnterprise cloud software.