FDA grants EBTATE investigational new drug status
March 3, 2021 -- Biotechnology developer Molecular Targeting Technologies has received investigational new drug approval from U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to study EBTATE use in patients with neuroendocrine tumors. Read More
FDA gives 510(k) clearance ControlRad Select
March 3, 2021 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance to medical device company ControlRad for the marketing of its ControlRad Select radiation dose-reduction technology. Read More
ARTMS gets funds to develop Zr-89 for PET
March 3, 2021 -- Canadian radioisotope developer ARTMS has received $300,000 Canadian dollars from Innovate BC to help develop the radioisotope zirconium-89 (Zr-89) for PET for patients who are eligible for immuno-oncology therapies. Read More
CMS ends noncoverage of PET infection and inflammation
March 3, 2021 -- The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has ended its longstanding national noncoverage policy for PET imaging for infection and inflammation, according to the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging. Read More
Aidoc unveils AI notification application for PE
March 2, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Aidoc has introduced an AI-based automated notification application for high-risk pulmonary embolism (PE) patients. Read More
Alpinion unveils new premium ultrasound system
March 2, 2021 -- South Korean ultrasound company Alpinion Medical Systems has introduced X-Cube 90, the firm's new premium ultrasound system. Read More
Philips forms ultrasound AI partnership with DiA
March 2, 2021 -- Philips Healthcare parent company Royal Philips has formed a strategic partnership with ultrasound artificial intelligence (AI) software developer DiA Image Analysis. Read More
Q BioMed wins Strontium89 supply deal for DOD, VA
March 2, 2021 -- Biotech company Q BioMed has landed a contract to supply its Strontium89 metastatic bone cancer palliation radiopharmaceutical to the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Read More
Agfa reaches milestone with Musica Chest+ software
March 2, 2021 -- Agfa HealthCare said that its free Musica Chest+ digital radiography image processing software has now been used by more than 400 hospitals around the world. Read More
Epsilon Imaging inks EchoInsight deal with Siemens
March 2, 2021 -- Cardiac image analysis software developer Epsilon Imaging is partnering with Siemens Healthineers to offer its EchoInsight analysis software with strain imaging to Siemens' syngo Dynamics cardiovascular imaging software users. Read More