Improved Imaging Technique Could Increase Chances of Prostate Cancer Survival
News | Prostate Cancer | August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019 — According to the American Cancer Society, approximately...

Some Pregnant Women Are Exposed to Gadolinium in Early Pregnancy
News | Women's Health | August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019 — A small but concerning number of women are exposed to a commonly used...

Boston Scientific Closes Acquisition of BTG plc
News | Interventional Radiology | August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019 — Boston Scientific Corp. announced the completion of its acquisition of BTG plc. pursuant to the...

MRIdian System Limits Early Toxicity for Prostate Cancer Without Implanted Markers
News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019 — ViewRay Inc. announced the acceptance of publication by the International Journal of Radiation...

First GammaTile Therapy Case Completed in Arizona
News | Radiation Therapy | August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019 — HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center is the first hospital in Arizona to begin offering...

Lunit Receives Korea MFDS Approval for Lunit Insight MMG
News | Artificial Intelligence | August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019 — Lunit has announced Korea Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) approval of its...

New MRI Technique Captures Brain Changes in Near-real Time

Differences in stiffness between stimulus states. Image courtesy of Patz et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019 — An international team of researchers developed a new...

Mobile Stroke Unit Gets Patients Quicker Treatment Than Traditional Ambulance

Image courtesy of UTHealth McGovern Medical School

News | Stroke | August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019 — Every second counts for stroke...

ADHD Medication May Affect Brain Development in Children

Images of regions of interest (colored lines) in the white matter skeleton representation. Data from left and right anterior thalamic radiation (ATR) were averaged. Image courtesy of C. Bouziane et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019 — A drug used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) appears to affect development...

Profound Medical Receives U.S. FDA 510(k) Clearance for Tulsa-Pro
Technology | Interventional Radiology | August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019 — Profound Medical Corp. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

Drug Accelerates Blood System's Recovery After Radiation, Chemotherapy

Following radiation, the bone marrow shows nearly complete loss of blood cells in mice (left). Mice treated with the PTP-sigma inhibitor displayed rapid recovery of blood cells (purple, right). Credit: UCLA Broad Stem Cell Research Center/Nature Communications

News | Radiation Therapy | August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019 — A drug developed by UCLA physician-scientists and chemists speeds up the regeneration of mouse and...

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Sponsored Content | Blog | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | August 15, 2019

Patient portals can be a one-stop shop for patient access to health records and physicians. They can directly...

Mevion and C-RAD Release Integration for Improved Proton Therapy Treatment Quality

Catalyst PT image courtesy of C-RAD

News | Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy | August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019 — Mevion Medical Systems and C-RAD announced the integration between the C-RAD Catalyst PT and the...

Push for Personalized Medicine Driving Whole Slide Imaging System Growth
News | Digital Pathology | August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019 — Research on personalized medicines is gaining popularity in the cancer research industry, which...

United Imaging Announces First U.S. Clinical Installation of uExplorer Total-body PET/CT
News | PET-CT | August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019 — United Imaging announced that its uExplorer total-body...

FDA Clears NvisionVLE Imaging System for Pancreatic and Biliary Applications

Image courtesy of NinePoint Medical

Technology | Interventional Radiology | August 14, 2019

August 14, 2019 — NinePoint Medical Inc. announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance...

Efficacy of Isoray's Cesium Blu Showcased in Recent Studies
News | Brachytherapy Systems | August 14, 2019

August 14, 2019 — Isoray announced a trio of studies recently reported at scientific meetings and published in...