Oncology Diagnostics

News and new technology innovations for oncology diagnostics can be found on this channel.

cancer immunotherapy, development, Axel Hoos, Nature Reviews, imaging
News | Oncology Related Products | March 31, 2016
March 31, 2016 — In a paper published in Nature Reviews last week, Axel Hoos, M.D., Ph.D., laid out the current...
Pyrexar, buy back outside ownership, Person Medical, BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System

BSD-2000 image courtesy of Pyrexar Medical

News | Oncology Related Products | March 15, 2016
March 15, 2016 — Pyrexar announced it has purchased back outside ownership from Person Medical (formerly BSD Medical),...
BTG, LC Bead LUMI, radiopaque embolic bead, Philips Healthcare, Live Image Guidance, liver cancer
News | Interventional Radiology | February 09, 2016
February 9, 2016 — BTG plc and Royal Philips announced a significant milestone in their collaboration with the...
News | Contrast Media | February 04, 2016
February 4, 2016 — Akrotome Imaging Inc. received a major award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in...
Focal Healthcare, Fusion Bx, FDA clearance, MR-ultrasound fusion, prostate biopsy
Technology | Biopsy Systems | February 02, 2016
February 2, 2016 — Focal Healthcare Inc. announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...
Guided Therapeutics, Luviva Advanced Cervical Scan, Nairobi County Kenya, cervical cancer
News | Oncology Diagnostics | January 29, 2016
January 29, 2016 — Guided Therapeutics Inc. announced that Nairobi County Health Services Sector has agreed to purchase...
radiotracer, cancer imaging, diagnostics, PET, 18F-FLT
News | Oncology Diagnostics | January 29, 2016
January 29, 2016 — A biochemical compound developed as a...
prostate cancer screening, physicians, treatment information, study
News | Prostate Cancer | January 13, 2016
January 13, 2016 — A recent article in the American Journal of Men’s Health found that men and their health providers...
News | Prostate Cancer | December 31, 2015
Patients with prostate cancer are now being treated with minimally invasive, high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU)...
spectral CT

Tyler Curtis, a graduate student, captures images from the spectral CT Graduate student Tyler Curtis captures images from the spectral CT.

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 30, 2015
Taken by Wilhelm Roentgen in 1895, the first X-ray produced was of his wife’s hand. Roentgen received the first Nobel...
An example of Vessel Assist used to create vessel centerlines through a CTO to help guide revascularization in the cath lab.

An example of Vessel Assist used to create vessel centerlines through a CTO to help guide revascularization in the cath lab.

Technology | Angiography | December 14, 2015
December 14, 2015 — As the field of interventional medicine grows, so do the challenges for clinicians to plan, guide...
Lymphoseek, RSNA 2015, clinical study, sentinel lymph node mapping, SLN

Image courtesy of Navidea Biopharmaceuticals

News | Oncology Diagnostics | December 11, 2015
December 11, 2015 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. announced that results from an investigator-initiated imaging study...
Philips, Intellispace Portal 8.0, oncology suite, EASL, RSNA 2015
Technology | Tumor Tracking Systems | December 02, 2015
December 2, 2015 — Philips announced IntelliSpace Portal 8.0, the latest edition of its advanced...
News | Prostate Cancer | November 25, 2015
November 25, 2015 — Two studies in the November 17 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)...
Carestream, Vue Reporting, multimedia reporting, tumor assessment, RSNA 2015

Image courtesy of Carestream Health

News | PACS Accessories | November 20, 2015
November 20, 2015 — Carestream’s newest native Vue Reporting module presents interactive hyperlinks to critical images...
Sectra, patient-centered cancer care, Sectra PACS, RSNA 2015

Sectra PACS image courtesy of Sectra

News | Oncology Diagnostics | October 13, 2015
October 13, 2015 — At the 2015 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, Sectra will showcase its...
HealthMyne Inc, Moffitt Cancer Center, imaging analytics technology agreement, thoracic oncology

Image courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

News | Analytics Software | October 06, 2015
October 6, 2015 — HealthMyne Inc., a clinical imaging informatics company, has agreed to a research and product...
JBTDDC, MRI, brain tumor clinical trials, Brain Tumor Imaging Protocol, BTIP, recommendations
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | September 24, 2015
September 24, 2015 — The Jumpstarting Brain Tumor Drug Development Coalition (JBTDDC) announced a new consensus...
EMI-137, optical imaging agent, detection, early stage, colorectal cancer
News | Oncology Diagnostics | September 18, 2015
September 18, 2015 — Edinburgh Molecular Imaging Ltd. (EM Imaging) has signed an exclusive global license for a novel...
UAMS, Vladimir Zharov, melanoma, theranostics, CTCs, nanoparticles
News | Ultrasound Imaging | September 14, 2015
September 14, 2015 — University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., D.Sc., was...