Lung Imaging

News and new technology innovations concerning how imaging technology for the lungs. This includes computed tomography (CT), X-ray and ultrasound imaging of the lungs to diagnose and monitor treatment for lung cancer, COPD, pulmonary embolism (PE), pneumonia, tuberculosis and COVID-19 can be found on this channel.

Auris Health Unveils FDA-Cleared Monarch Platform for Robotic Bronchoscopy
Technology | Endoscopes | March 26, 2018
March 26, 2018 — Auris Health Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of the company’s Monarch...
Median Technologies and the Nice University Hospital to Use AI in Lung Cancer Screening
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 15, 2018
March 15, 2018 – Median Technologies, the industry-leading Imaging Phenomics Company and the Nice University Hospital (...
Imaging agent helps predict success of lung cancer therapy
News | Oncology Diagnostics | March 08, 2018
March 8, 2018 – Doctors contemplating the best therapy for lung cancer patients may soon be able to predict the...
NEST Program Names ACR Data Science Institute AI Use Case as Demonstration Project
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 07, 2018
February 7, 2018 — A U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-funded program to speed safe and effective medical device...
Small-Cell Lung Cancer Patients Face Barriers to Standard-of-Care Treatment
News | Lung Imaging | January 29, 2018
January 23, 2018 — Despite decades of clinical research establishing chemotherapy with thoracic radiation therapy as...
Lunit Insight Offers Cloud-Based AI Analysis for Chest X-rays
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | January 29, 2018
January 29, 2018 — Lunit, an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered medical image analysis software company, offered the...
Age Impacts Post-treatment Mortality for Early-stage Lung Cancer Patients

Image courtesy of Henri Becquerel Cancer Center

News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018  — A University of Colorado Cancer Center study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology explores...
Study Compares Radiosurgery and Whole-Brain Radiation in Lung Cancer Patients With Multiple Brain Metastases
News | Radiation Therapy | January 03, 2018
January 3, 2018 — Although targeted therapies have produced dramatic advances in the ability to control some types of...
Median Technologies Collaborating With Chinese Hospital for Lung Cancer Screening Programs. Dave Fornell
News | Lung Imaging | December 22, 2017
December 22, 2017 — Median Technologies recently announced a research collaboration agreement with Xingtai People's...
Mirada Medical and Optellum Debut AI-Based Lung Cancer Diagnosis Solution at RSNA 2017
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 14, 2017
December 14, 2017 — Optellum, a high-tech startup in lung cancer and machine learning, and Mirada Medical recently...
Integration of Smoking Cessation Within CT Lung Cancer Screenings Shows Life-Saving Results
News | Lung Imaging | October 26, 2017
October 26, 2017 — A study that integrated robust smoking cessation programs into an organized low-dose computed...
NIH Clinical Center Releases 100,000-Plus Chest X-ray Datasets to Scientific Community
News | Artificial Intelligence | October 10, 2017
October 10, 2017 — The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center recently released over 100,000 anonymized...
CompleWare and Vida Announce Joint Marketing Agreement for Respiratory Trials
News | Lung Imaging | October 05, 2017
October 5, 2017 — CompleWare and Vida recently announced a joint marketing agreement promoting complementary...
Biomarker Blood Test Predicts Survival Following Localized Lung Cancer Treatment
News | Lung Imaging | September 29, 2017
September 29, 2017 — A new study demonstrates that a blood test to detect cancer may predict treatment outcomes for...
Adding Radiation to Chemotherapy May Dramatically Improve Survival for Advanced-Stage NSCLC Patients
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | September 26, 2017
September 26, 2017 — Combining radiation therapy with chemotherapy for patients with limited metastatic non-small cell...
Long-Term Survival Rates More Than Double Previous Estimates for Locally Advanced Lung Cancer
News | Radiation Therapy | September 25, 2017
September 25, 2017 — Long-term results of a phase III clinical trial indicate survival rates for patients receiving...
Matrix Analytics Beginning Validation of Deep Learning Lung CT Tools
News | Lung Imaging | September 13, 2017
September 13, 2017 — Matrix Analytics announced it will clinically validate its LungDirect deep learning and predictive...
20/20 GeneSystems Launches AI-Based Lung Cancer Detection Technology in China
Technology | Lung Imaging | August 28, 2017
August 28, 2017 — 20/20 GeneSystems Inc. recently released in China what is believed to be the world’s first machine...
The American Lung Association created LUNG FORCE, a national movement to defeat lung cancer
News | Lung Imaging | August 02, 2017
To raise public awareness of lung cancer — the leading cancer killer of men and women — the American Lung Association's...
Fujitsu Develops AI-Based Technology to Retrieve Similar Disease Cases in CT Inspections

Newly developed technology to retrieve similar cases. Image courtesy of Fujitsu.

News | Artificial Intelligence | June 26, 2017
June 26, 2017 — Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced development of a technology to retrieve similar disease cases from...