Elekta gets another Canadian nod for Unity
July 19, 2019 -- Radiation oncology vendor Elekta has received regulatory certification from the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission for Unity, its MR radiation therapy system.
Radiology Partners gets $700M investment
July 19, 2019 -- Imaging services provider Radiology Partners has received $700 million in funding from investment firm Starr Investment Holdings.
Hologic joins forces with MagView
July 19, 2019 -- Women's imaging vendor Hologic is partnering with mammography information systems developer MagViiew to develop automated software aimed at helping mammography facilities comply with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Enhancing Quality Using the Inspection Program guidance.
CT radiation promotes cancer cell proliferation in throat
July 18, 2019 -- Exposure to radiation levels as low as the equivalent of three CT scans promoted the spread of cancer cells in the otherwise healthy esophagus of mice in a recent study, published online July 18 in Cell Stem Cell.
Imaging Biometrics points to brain tumor study
July 18, 2019 -- Advanced visualization software developer Imaging Biometrics is touting a recent study that evaluated the performance of its Delta T1 automated quantitative mapping software in assessing brain tumor burden.
Paragon Biosciences launches AI company
July 18, 2019 -- Paragon Biosciences has launched a new company, Qlarity Imaging, to specialize in artificial intelligence (AI) for improved medical outcomes.
Merry X-Ray changes name to MXR
July 18, 2019 -- Imaging equipment distributor Merry X-Ray has consolidated all of its existing companies and changed its name to MXR.
Groups urge passage of radiopharmaceutical bill
July 17, 2019 -- Nuclear medicine and molecular imaging advocates went to Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, today to endorse a bill to improve the reimbursement process for diagnostic radiopharmaceuticals.
EOS notches revenue growth in Q2
July 17, 2019 -- Growth in equipment orders boosted financial results for orthopedic imaging technology developer EOS Imaging in the second quarter (end-June 30).
Report: Radiologists have most interest in telemedicine
July 17, 2019 -- Of all the physician specialties, radiologists have the most interest in telemedicine job positions, according to a new analysis of U.S. physician employment trends in telemedicine published by professional medical network Doximity.