Breast Imaging

Women's health related to breast imaging, including mammography, breast MRI, ABUS, automated breast ultrasound, breast ultrasound, breast biopsy, PEM and positron emission mammography.

Image by laurixnh from Pixabay

Image by laurixnh from Pixabay 

Blog | Breast Imaging | October 09, 2019
Breast cancer has affected our patients, our mothers, our sisters, our colleagues, our friends … and ourselves. In this...
Hologic, Inc.’s Company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Steve MacMillan, joined a number of employees to ring the Nasdaq Opening Bell for the 14th consecutive year on Oct. 2
News | Women's Health | October 04, 2019
Hologic, Inc.’s Company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Steve MacMillan, joined a number of employees...
Breast cancer awareness month is October
News | Clinical Case Studies | October 03, 2019
A decades-long decline in the breast cancer death rate continues, but has begun to slow in recent years, while breast...
Volpara's breast density scale

Levels of breast density.

News | Women's Health | October 01, 2019
Celebrating its 10th Anniversary in 2019, Volpara Solutions remains committed to helping breast imaging centers achieve...
University of Arizona to Develop New CT-Based Breast Cancer Diagnostic Imaging Method
News | Breast Imaging | September 27, 2019
September 27, 2019 — Researchers at the University of Arizona Health Sciences are seeking a new and more accurate way...
Discomfort May Deter Large Number of Women From Obtaining Mammograms
News | Mammography | September 25, 2019
September 25, 2019 — Siemens Healthineers and national nonprofit HealthyWomen announced results from a new national...
Densitas Wins Major Procurement of Breast Density Software for DIMASOS Breast Screening Trial
News | Breast Density | September 20, 2019
September 20, 2019 — Densitas Inc. announced it has won a procurement of its densitas densityai software for deployment...
Numerical simulation with a heterogeneous mouse

Numerical simulation with a heterogeneous mouse. (a) The geometry of the mouse with major organs near the source, and (b) the surface fluence computed with TIM-OS. Image courtesy of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

News | Oncology Diagnostics | September 20, 2019
September 20, 2019 — If researchers could observe drug delivery and its effect on cancer cells in real time, they would...
Screening Mammography Could Benefit Men at High Risk of Breast Cancer
News | Mammography | September 18, 2019
September 18, 2019 — Selective mammography screening can provide potentially lifesaving early detection of breast...
iCAD's ProFound AI Wins Best New Radiology Solution in 2019 MedTech Breakthrough Awards
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | September 09, 2019
September 9, 2019 — iCAD Inc. announced MedTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top...
Ashley County Medical Center Installs Arkansas' First Fujifilm Aspire Cristalle With DBT
News | Mammography | August 27, 2019
August 27, 2019 – Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. recently announced that Ashley County Medical Center (Crossett,...
Sectra Signs Enterprise Imaging Contract With Vanderbilt Health
News | Enterprise Imaging | August 21, 2019
August 21, 2019 — Sectra will install its enterprise imaging picture archiving and communication system (PACS) and...
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 artificial...
Imago Systems Announces Collaboration With Mayo Clinic for Breast Imaging

Image courtesy of Imago Systems

News | Mammography | August 14, 2019
August 14, 2019 — Image visualization company Imago Systems announced it has signed a know-how license with Mayo Clinic...
Lake Medical Imaging Selects Infinitt for Multi-site RIS/PACS
News | PACS | August 09, 2019
August 9, 2019 — Infinitt North America will be implementing Infinitt RIS (radiology information system)/PACS (picture...
Volpara to Distribute Screenpoint Medical's Transpara AI Solution
News | Breast Imaging | August 02, 2019
August 2, 2019 — Volpara Solutions and ScreenPoint Medical BV signed an agreement under which Volpara will sell...
Ikonopedia Releases Automated Combined Reporting Package at AHRA
News | Mammography Reporting Software | July 26, 2019
July 26, 2019 — Ikonopedia showcased its recently released Automated Combined Reporting package and its entire suite of...
Hologic Partners With MagView to Develop Unifi EQUIP Solution
Technology | Mammography Reporting Software | July 25, 2019
July 25, 2019 – Hologic announced a partnership with mammography information solutions provider MagView to develop...
Fujifilm Releases Tomosynthesis Biopsy Option for Aspire Cristalle Mammography System
Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | July 24, 2019
July 24, 2019 – Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. recently expanded its breast imaging solutions with the launch of...
IBM collected a dataset of 52,936 images from 13,234 women who underwent at least one mammogram between 2013 and 2017.

IBM collected a dataset of 52,936 images from 13,234 women who underwent at least one mammogram between 2013 and 2017, and who had health records for at least one year prior to the mammogram. The algorithm was trained on 9,611 mammograms. Image courtesy of Radiology.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | July 19, 2019 | Michal Chorev
July 19, 2019 — Breast cancer is the global leading cause of cancer-related deaths in women, and the most commonly...