Oncology Diagnostics

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

News | Oncology Diagnostics | May 25, 2016

May 25, 2016 — Scientists are developing a new photonics device that listens to light and could be capable of...

News | Oncology Diagnostics | May 25, 2016

May 25, 2016 — Researchers at Haukeland University Hospital in Bergen, Norway, have combined a laboratory...

patient data sharing, cancer treatment, Queen's University Belfast
News | Oncology Diagnostics | May 18, 2016

May 18, 2016 — The sharing of genetic information from millions of cancer patients around the world could be key to...

cardio-oncology, echo strain assessment, echoinsight, epsilon

Epsilon's EchoInsight software helps analyze cardiac function by evaluating wall motion strain. 

Feature | Cardio-oncology | May 13, 2016 | Dave Fornell

Cardio-oncology is an emerging field that combines the expertise of both cardiology and oncology to assess and treat...

News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | May 09, 2016

May 9, 2016 — A recent study demonstrates that Ga-68 DOTATATE...

News | Oncology Diagnostics | May 06, 2016

May 6, 2016 — The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) has released an expert consensus...

Carestream, oncology workflow, PET/CT, Vue Motion
Technology | Oncology Diagnostics | May 05, 2016

May 5, 2016 — Carestream now offers an oncology reading workflow for...

Carestream, Clinical Collaboration Platform, Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology
News | Enterprise Imaging | April 20, 2016

April 20, 2016 — Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology (Appleton, Wis.) implemented Carestream’s Vue for Clinical...

cancer immunotherapy, development, Axel Hoos, Nature Reviews, imaging
News | Oncology Related Products | March 31, 2016

March 31, 2016 — In a paper published in Nature Reviews last week, Axel Hoos, M.D., Ph.D., laid out the current...

Pyrexar, buy back outside ownership, Person Medical, BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System

BSD-2000 image courtesy of Pyrexar Medical

News | Oncology Related Products | March 15, 2016

March 15, 2016 — Pyrexar announced it has purchased back outside ownership from Person Medical (formerly BSD Medical...

BTG, LC Bead LUMI, radiopaque embolic bead, Philips Healthcare, Live Image Guidance, liver cancer
News | Interventional Radiology | February 09, 2016

February 9, 2016 — BTG plc and Royal Philips announced a significant milestone in their collaboration with the...

News | Contrast Media | February 04, 2016

February 4, 2016 — Akrotome Imaging Inc. received a major award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in...

Focal Healthcare, Fusion Bx, FDA clearance, MR-ultrasound fusion, prostate biopsy
Technology | Biopsy Systems | February 02, 2016

February 2, 2016 — Focal Healthcare Inc. announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

Guided Therapeutics, Luviva Advanced Cervical Scan, Nairobi County Kenya, cervical cancer
News | Oncology Diagnostics | January 29, 2016

January 29, 2016 — Guided Therapeutics Inc. announced that Nairobi County Health Services Sector has agreed to...

radiotracer, cancer imaging, diagnostics, PET, 18F-FLT
News | Oncology Diagnostics | January 29, 2016

January 29, 2016 — A biochemical compound developed as a...

prostate cancer screening, physicians, treatment information, study
News | Prostate Cancer | January 13, 2016

January 13, 2016 — A recent article in the American Journal of Men’s Health found that men and their health...

News | Prostate Cancer | December 31, 2015

Patients with prostate cancer are now being treated with minimally invasive, high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU...