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Researchers Create New Method for Developing Cancer Imaging Isotopes

Prototype fluidic system for zirconium-89 purification. Image taken through a hot cell window at the Department of Radiology, University of Washington. Image courtesy of Matthew O’Hara, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019 — A team of researchers at the University of Washington announced they developed a new automated system...
Lucence Diagnostics to Develop AI Tools for Liver Cancer Treatment

Pseudocolor accentuated CT scan image of a liver tumor. Image courtesy of Lucence Diagnostics.

News | Oncology Diagnostics | March 12, 2019
March 12, 2019 — Genomic medicine company Lucence Diagnostics announced a new project to develop artificial...
FDA Grants Breakthrough Designation to Paige.AI
News | Digital Pathology | March 08, 2019
March 8, 2019 — Artificial intelligence (AI) startup company Paige.AI has been granted Breakthrough Device designation...
iCAD Partnering With Karolinska Instituet Researchers on AI-based Breast Cancer Risk Prediction
News | Oncology Diagnostics | March 04, 2019
March 4, 2019 — iCAD announced their intent to enter an exclusive relationship with two leading researchers at The...
Videos | Radiation Therapy | February 15, 2019
ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis speaks with Vinai Gondi, M.D., director of research and CNS neuro-oncology at the...
Micro-Ultrasound and Artificial Intelligence Combining to Detect Prostate Cancer
News | Prostate Cancer | February 12, 2019
February 12, 2019 — Cambridge Consultants has partnered with Exact Imaging, makers of the ExactVu micro-ultrasound...
Oxford University Hospitals Employs Barco Synergi for Multi-disciplinary Cancer Conferences
News | Oncology Diagnostics | February 06, 2019
February 6, 2019 — Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) is trialing clinical collaboration technology from Barco for its...
Videos | Lung Imaging | January 29, 2019
Gregory Videtic, M.D., staff physician in radiation oncology at the Cleveland Clinic, and David Johnstone, M.D.,...
New Pathology Guideline Advances Accuracy in Breast Cancer Testing
News | Digital Pathology | January 25, 2019
January 25, 2019 — The College of American Pathologists (CAP) published the first-ever evidence-based clinical practice...
Videos | Interventional Radiology | January 11, 2019
Julius Chapiro, M.D., research faculty member and an interventional radiology resident at Yale University, describes...
AI Approach Outperformed Human Experts in Identifying Cervical Precancer
News | Digital Pathology | January 10, 2019
January 10, 2019 — A research team led by investigators from the National Institutes of Health and Global Good has...
Heart Attack, Stroke Risks Increase Leading Up to Cancer Diagnosis
News | Cardio-oncology | December 21, 2018
December 21, 2018 — Older adults with cancer are more likely to have had a heart attack or stroke in the months prior...
FDA Approves Exablate Neuro for Tremor-Dominant Parkinson's Treatment
Technology | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | December 21, 2018
December 21, 2018 — Insightec announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved an expansion of...
Opto-Acoustic Imaging Helps Differentiate Breast Cancer Molecular Subtypes
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | December 20, 2018
December 20, 2018 — Seno Medical Instruments Inc. (Seno Medical) reported results of a study demonstrating that...
YITU Releases AI-Based Cancer Screening Solutions at RSNA 2018
News | Artificial Intelligence | December 06, 2018
December 6, 2018 — Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) healthcare company YITU healthcare released two brand-new...
Stratasys Ups Ante In Enterprise Imaging

One of several 3-D printed models at Stratasys booth during RSNA 2018.

Sponsored Content | Blog | RSNA | November 27, 2018 | Greg Freiherr
For medical practice to advance, efforts to make this practice more efficient must not come at the expense of accuracy...
Researchers Awarded 2018 Canon Medical Systems USA/RSNA Research Grants
News | Radiology Imaging | November 13, 2018
November 13, 2018 — The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research & Education (R&E) Foundation...
University of Missouri Research Reactor First U.S. I-131 Supplier in 30 Years

MURR is the only supplier of I 131 in the United States and the first U.S. supplier since the 1980s. Image courtesy of University of Missouri

News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | November 13, 2018
November 13, 2018 — The University of Missouri Research Reactor (MURR) recently shipped its first batch of Iodine-131 (...
News | Advanced Visualization | November 13, 2018
November 13, 2018 — Canon Medical Systems USA and Applied Radiology will host a pair of expert-led forums in high-...
Videos | Radiation Oncology | November 07, 2018
Aadel Chaudhuri, M.D., assistant professor of radiation oncology, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo., explains his...