RefleXion, Telix partner on high-risk cancer treatments
July 8, 2020 -- Radiation therapy equipment developer RefleXion Medical and radiopharmaceutical company Telix Pharmaceuticals are investigating the clinical utility of combining their technologies for improving treatments for high-risk prostate and aggressive kidney cancers.
Perspectum seeks patients for multisite NASH study
July 8, 2020 -- Image analysis software developer Perspectum Diagnostics has launched a multisite study to evaluate the use of its LiverMultiScan software for identifying nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) patients who are eligible to enroll in clinical trials.
PenRad debuts patient notification software
July 8, 2020 -- Imaging informatics software developer PenRad has unveiled PenAlert, an artificial intelligence-based software application for notifying patients of their radiology results.
MITA recommends actions to prepare for next pandemic
July 8, 2020 -- The Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance (MITA) is offering recommendations for how imaging can best prepare for future pandemics.
RapidAI gets FDA clearance for stroke imaging AI
July 7, 2020 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer RapidAI has garnered U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its Rapid ASPECTS stroke imaging computer-aided diagnosis (CADx) software.
fMRI illuminates COVID-19 patients' brain function
July 7, 2020 -- Functional MRI (fMRI) shows that patients with severe COVID-19 with prolonged unresponsiveness may have a better chance at recovery than expected, according to a study published July 1 in the Annals of Neurology.
Some cancers found earlier after Medicaid expansion
July 7, 2020 -- Low-income patients were less likely to be diagnosed with advanced screening-detected breast, cervical, colorectal, or lung cancers after states expanded Medicaid, a trend that indicates improved access to care enables earlier cancer detection, according to a study published online July 6 in Cancer.
Turner Imaging lands Siemens as reseller
July 7, 2020 -- X-ray technology developer Turner Imaging has inked a five-year reseller agreement with Siemens Healthineers.
RSNA R&E Foundation awards over $4M in grants
July 7, 2020 -- The RSNA Research and Education (R&E) Foundation said it has approved over $4 million in radiology research and education grants in 2020.
Radiology Partners adds COVID-19 reporting features
July 7, 2020 -- Imaging services provider Radiology Partners has unveiled COVID-19 reporting updates for its recoMD artificial intelligence-based radiologist decision-support software.