Oncology Diagnostics

News and new technology innovations for oncology diagnostics can be found on this channel.

A radiologist teams up with a urologist to perform biopsies using new devices that help diagnose prostate cancer.

Case Study | October 06, 2011

Radiologist John Feller, M.D., medical director of Desert Medical Imaging in Indian Wells, Calif., and local...

Saving Precious Time in the OR

Bryn Mawr Hospital has been recognized as a top hospital by both U.S. News and World Report and Thompson Reuters.

Case Study | October 06, 2011

“The time we save is priceless,” said Thomas G. Frazier, M.D., medical director of the Comprehensive Breast Center...

Medspira to Debut Breath Hold Respiration Monitoring System at RSNA 2011
Technology | October 03, 2011

October 3, 2011 — Medspira will introduce Breath Hold, a standalone system for respiration monitoring during...

News | September 30, 2011

September 30, 2011 – The Molecular Imaging Biomarker Research Group of Siemens Medical Solutions recently completed...

News | August 23, 2011

August 23, 2011 – In an extensive article reviewing the most popular prostate cancer treatments available to men...

News | August 19, 2011

August 19, 2011 – Cell Therapeutics Inc. announced that enrollment has opened for a randomized phase II clinical...

News | August 11, 2011

August 11, 2011 – At Mumbai, India's Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research &...

News | August 05, 2011

August 5, 2011 — Elekta has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Nucletron, a worldwide provider of technology...

News | July 25, 2011

July 18, 2011 — The new releases of Elekta's XiO treatment planning system and Focal contouring system (v. 4.62)...

Technology | July 25, 2011

July 25, 2011 — At the 2011 joint meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine and the Canadian...

News | May 06, 2011

May 6, 2011 – Two articles in the June issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine make a case for maintaining current...

News | April 04, 2011

April 4, 2011 – The American College of Radiology's Imaging Network (ACRIN) and the Eastern Cooperative Oncology...

Technology | February 24, 2011

February 24, 2011 – A percutaneous microwave tissue ablation (pMTA) system will be unveiled at the European...

News | February 10, 2011

February 10, 2011 – Pre-clinical studies have demonstrated that improved drug uptake in tumors can be...

News | February 04, 2011

February 4, 2011 – Positron emission tomography (PET) can image metabolic changes following treatment with the...

News | February 03, 2011

February 3, 2011 – Beginning Feb. 7, 2011, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will...

 XPERT 40 using XM

Breast tissue viewed on the Xpert 40 X-ray system using XM-7 software.

Technology | January 24, 2011

January 24, 2011 – New specimen X-ray software works with an algorithm to synthesize the ability of the...

Elekta's Precise treatment system

News | January 03, 2011

January 3, 2011 — Calypso Medical Technologies Inc., a developer of real-time localization technology used...

Breast Biopsy Device Gains FDA Clearance
Technology | December 22, 2010

December 22, 2010 – The Mammotome molecular imaging (MI) system, which is used to conduct minimally...

News | December 07, 2010

December 7, 2010 – Positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) could be a useful tool for predicting...