News in Brief
IBA to place 3 cyclotrons in China
April 18, 2014 -- Ion Beam Applications (IBA) has signed contracts with radiopharmaceutical provider HTA to deliver and install three Cyclone 18 cyclotrons in China.
High-field MRI symposium gets ISMRM endorsement
April 18, 2014 -- Organizers of the upcoming 5th Scientific Symposium on Clinical Needs, Research Promises and Technical Solutions in Ultrahigh Field Magnetic Resonance have received the official endorsement of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM).
RCR supports new framework for research findings
April 18, 2014 -- The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) has expressed its support for the new framework by the U.K.'s Medical Research Council and Wellcome Trust for dealing with health-related findings in research. The initiative highlights the role of medical imaging.
IBA sells ProteusOne system in France
April 11, 2014 -- Ion Beam Applications (IBA) said it has delivered the first ProteusOne proton therapy accelerator in Europe to Centre Antoine Lacassagne in Nice, France.
Analogic collaborates with D&K Technologies
April 10, 2014 -- Medical imaging firm Analogic has entered into a distribution agreement with D&K Technologies, developer of BioJet, a 3D MRI transrectal ultrasound fusion technology.