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ACR LI-RADS Steering Committee Releases New Version of CT/MRI LI-RADS
News | Clinical Decision Support | August 13, 2018

August 13, 2018 — The American College of Radiology Liver Imaging Reporting and Data System (LI-RADS) steering...

PET Tracer Identifies Estrogen Receptor Expression Differences in Breast Cancer Patients
News | PET Imaging | August 09, 2018

August 9, 2018 — In metastatic breast cancer,...

Metro Health-University of Michigan Health Partners With Eon to Improve Lung Cancer Care
News | Oncology Diagnostics | August 07, 2018

August 7, 2018 — Metro Health-University of Michigan Health announced it is partnering with...

Gary D. Luker Named Editor of Radiology: Imaging Cancer

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News | Oncology Diagnostics | August 06, 2018

August 6, 2018 — The Board of Directors of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) announced that Gary D....

Study Shows Biomarker Panel Boosts Lung Cancer Risk Assessment for Smokers
News | Lung Cancer | July 16, 2018

July 16, 2018 — A four-protein biomarker blood test improves...

Siemens Healthineers Announces FDA Clearance of syngo.via VB30 Molecular Imaging Software
Technology | Nuclear Imaging | July 16, 2018

July 16, 2018 — At the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI), June 23...

Breast Cancer Studies Ignore Race, Socioeconomic Factors
News | Women's Health | July 11, 2018

July 11, 2018 — A new commentary appearing in the July issue of...

Guerbet, IBM Watson Health Partner on Artificial Intelligence for Liver Imaging
News | Clinical Decision Support | July 10, 2018

July 10, 2018 — Guerbet announced it has signed an exclusive joint development agreement with IBM Watson Health to...

3-D Imaging and Computer Modeling Capture Breast Duct Development

An image of a developing mammary duct. Image courtesy of Andrew Ewald.

News | Breast Imaging | June 28, 2018

June 28, 2018 — A team of biologists has joined up with civil engineers to create what is believed to be the first 3...

Report Finds Identifying Patients for Lung Cancer Screening Not So Simple
News | Lung Cancer | June 18, 2018

June 18, 2018 — New findings in the current issue of The American Journal of Managed Care suggest that getting the...

Hitachi Medical Systems Europe Named Imaging Supplier for London Prostate Cancer Program
News | Prostate Cancer | June 14, 2018

June 14, 2018 — Hitachi Medical Systems Europe has been awarded the contract to supply six...

How AI and Deep Learning Will Enable Cancer Diagnosis Via Ultrasound

The red outline shows the manually segmented boundary of a carcinoma, while the deep learning-predicted boundaries are shown in blue, green and cyan. Copyright 2018 Kumar et al. under Creative Commons Attribution License.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | June 12, 2018 | Tony Kontzer

June 12, 2018 — Viksit Kumar didn’t know his mother had...

American Cancer Society Updates Colorectal Cancer Screening Guideline
News | Colonoscopy Systems | May 30, 2018

May 30, 2018 — An updated American Cancer Society guideline says...

Researchers Use Radiomics to Overcome False Positives in Lung Cancer CT Screening
News | Advanced Visualization | May 29, 2018

May 29, 2018 — A team of researchers including investigators from Mayo Clinic has identified a technology to address...

New Ultrasound Guidelines Reliably Identify Children Who Should be Biopsied for Thyroid Cancer

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News | Pediatric Imaging | May 29, 2018

May 29, 2018 — A Loyola Medicine study has found that new...

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 21, 2018

May 21, 2018 — The Istituto Oncologico Veneto (IOV) in Padua, Italy, has acquired MILabs’ latest-generation...

New Studies Highlight MRI Use for Prostate Cancer Screening and Management
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 21, 2018

May 21, 2018 — Three new studies presented at the 113th annual meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA)...

ACR Urges Stricter Adherence to Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines
News | Lung Cancer | May 21, 2018

May 21, 2018 — A new statement from the American College of Radiology (ACR) asserts that provider non-compliance to...

Matrix Analytics Announces Company Rebrand to Eon
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 16, 2018

May 16, 2018 – Denver-based Matrix Analytics announced the company's rebrand to Eon. The rebrand marks the expansion...

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