Colonoscopy Systems

Colonoscopy systems allow doctors to look at the inside of the colon. News and new technology innovations for colonoscopy systems can be found here.

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News | January 11, 2013
Jan. 10, 2013 — Availability of CT colonography (CTC), commonly known as virtual colonoscopy, is increasing colorectal...
News | July 23, 2012
July 23, 2012 — A recent study published in the American Journal of Roentgenology has reconfirmed that virtual...
Technology | July 23, 2012
July 23, 2012 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. approval to market...
News | July 23, 2012
July 23, 2012 — Viatronix Incorp. announced that the stage finally appears set for a reversal of the May 2009 non-...
News | July 06, 2012
July 6, 2012 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced the company has been selected to receive a $300,000...
News | June 25, 2012
June 25, 2012 — Computed tomographic colonography (CTC), also known as virtual colonoscopy, administered without...
News | May 29, 2012
May 29. 2012 — Viatronix Inc., developer of 2-D/3-D medical imaging and diagnostic software, announced that its V3D-...
Technology | February 24, 2012
February 24, 2012 — Invendo Medical announced today that the company received 510(k) clearance by the U.S. Food and...
News | February 24, 2012
The largest study of the efficacy of virtual colonoscopy (computed tomographic colonography) in Americans ages 65 and...
News | February 08, 2012
February 7, 2012 — GE Capital and GE Healthcare announced an investment in Check-Cap Ltd., developer of an ingestible...
News | December 08, 2011
December 8, 2011 – OmniVision, a developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, announced that its ultra-compact,...
Technology | October 05, 2011
During RSNA 2011, Infinitt will showcase its latest advances in image and information management across the enterprise...
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Technology | September 30, 2011
September 30, 2011 – iCAD Inc. will showcase its family of...

This is a 3-D endoluminal view from a CT colonography supine scan shows a sessile polyp colored red by the CAD software.

Feature | September 08, 2011 | Abraham H. Dachman, M.D., FACR
As an abdominal radiologist, I have integrated the advances of virtual colonoscopy (VC) research into our daily...
News | July 05, 2011
July 5, 2011 — iCAD Inc., provider of advanced image analysis and workflow solutions for the early identification of...
Technology | August 06, 2010
August 6, 2010 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given clearance to a computer-aided detection product...

Andrew Spiegel, CEO of the Colon Cancer Alliance, and the medical community at large urges CMS to reimburse for computed tomography colonography (CTC), commonly known as virtual colonoscopy.

News | June 02, 2010
June 3, 2010 - The CTC Coalition, consisting of physician providers, colon cancer patient advocates and imaging...

Computed tomography colonography, also known as virtual colonoscopy.

News | June 02, 2010
June 3, 2010 - Positron emission tomography (PET) combined with computed tomography colonography (CTC) may provide a...

Rep. Danny Davis (D-IL)

News | June 01, 2010
June 2, 2010 - The American College of Radiology (ACR) announced it strongly urges Congress to pass the Virtual...
Technology | March 17, 2010
March 17, 2010 - In the State of Tennessee has one of the highest incidence rates of and mortality rates for colon...