Blue Earth highlights PET agent clinical results
May 19, 2020 -- Bracco molecular imaging subsidiary Blue Earth Diagnostics is highlighting clinical results from a German study using PET/CT and its radiohybrid prostate-specific membrane antigen-targeted compound for prostate cancer.
DocPanel picks MIM software
May 19, 2020 -- Medical imaging software developer MIM Software announced that DocPanel has added MIM's nuclear medicine software to its oncology imaging marketplace.
Behold.ai partners with Apollo Radiology International
May 19, 2020 -- U.K. artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Behold.ai has inked a partnership agreement with Apollo Radiology International of Hyderabad, India, to develop a pilot program using Behold.ai's chest x-ray software to quickly triage patients with COVID-19.
Philips to distribute SyntheticMR software
May 18, 2020 -- Medical imaging software developer SyntheticMR announced that Philips Healthcare will distribute SyntheticMR's imaging software to Philips' U.S. clients.
Zebra secures fifth FDA clearance for vertebral AI
May 18, 2020 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Zebra Medical Vision has secured its fifth clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its software for analyzing vertebral compression fractures.
ISMRM annual meeting goes virtual
May 15, 2020 -- The International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), along with the Society for MR Radiographers and Technologists, have announced that their annual meeting will be turned into a virtual conference this year due to safety concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
GenesisCare closes 21st Century Oncology acquisition
May 15, 2020 -- Australian cancer and cardiac care company GenesisCare has closed the previously announced acquisition of U.S.-based radiation therapy and integrated cancer treatment provider 21st Century Oncology.
FDA sends warning letters to breast implant manufacturers
May 15, 2020 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has sent warning letters to two breast implant manufacturers for failing to comply with federal regulations.
SCAI releases 4 new publications
May 14, 2020 -- The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) has published a series of new position statements and guidance on May 14 in the society's journal, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions.
Medicaid expansion under ACA linked to fewer cancer deaths
May 14, 2020 -- States that expanded Medicaid after the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in 2010 saw greater declines in cancer mortality than states that didn't expand Medicaid access, according to new data presented virtually at the 2020 American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting.