Study: Clinical breast exams may be option in low-income nations
February 24, 2021 -- Regular clinical breast examinations should be considered an alternative to mammograms for women in low- and middle-income countries, according to a new study published February 24 in the BMJ. Read More
ICR calls for votes in best imaging competition
February 23, 2021 -- The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) in London is calling for public votes in its annual Science and Medical Imaging competition. Read More
Rhythmlink nets FDA OK for MR-conditional electrodes
February 23, 2021 -- Medical device manufacturer Rhythmlink International said that its MR-conditional Sticky Pad surface electrodes have received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance. Read More
Icometrix launches AI software for ischemic stroke
February 23, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Icometrix said that its icobrain cva software for analyzing ischemic stroke has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration clearance and the CE Mark. Read More
Ambra Health touts image management milestone
February 23, 2021 -- Image management software developer Ambra Health said it's now managing over 10 billion medical images from over 100 million exams. Read More
Brainlab's robotic imaging device cleared by FDA
February 22, 2021 -- Image-guided therapy firm Brainlab announced that its Loop-X mobile imaging robot and Cirq robotic alignment module for spinal surgeries have been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Read More
ACR Data Science Institute expands list of AI use cases
February 22, 2021 -- The American College of Radiology (ACR) Data Science Institute has released six new artificial intelligence (AI) use cases detailing how the technology can be used in a variety of disease detection and lesion quantification scenarios in neuroradiology. Read More
Japan scientists separate oxygen molecules used in PET
February 22, 2021 -- Japanese researchers have discovered that nanoporous carbon can separate the isotope oxygen-18 from oxygen-16, which is an essential isotope for PET diagnosis. Read More
C-RAD deploys radiation oncology system in Mass.
February 22, 2021 -- Swedish radiation therapy developer C-RAD has announced an installation at Alliance Radiation Oncology of Newburyport, Massachusetts. Read More
FDA approves packaging for Bracco's Lumason agent
February 22, 2021 -- Bracco is set to introduce a 20-vial package of its Lumason ultrasound contrast agent following clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Read More