MRI shows kids may not outgrow ADHD
August 27, 2015 -- MRI scans show differences in brain structure and activity in young adults who were diagnosed with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adolescence, according to a study published online August 26 in European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Burgeoning 3D printing market predicted for Europe
August 27, 2015 -- Market research firm Transparent Market Research predicts that Europe will emerge as a major market for 3D printing technology for medical applications by 2019.
IBA posts revenue increase in 1st half of 2015
August 27, 2015 -- Proton therapy technology developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) posted financial results for the first half of 2015 (end-June 30).
BridgeHead lands U.K. VNA order
August 26, 2015 -- Image management software developer BridgeHead Software has received an order for its HealthStore vendor-neutral archive (VNA) software from North Middlesex University Hospital National Health Service Trust in the U.K.
Boston Scientific gets CE Mark for MRI-ready defibrillators
August 25, 2015 -- Interventional and ultrasound technology developer Boston Scientific has received the CE Mark for MRI-conditional labeling for cardioverter defibrillators.
St. Jude obtains CE Mark for MRI chronic pain unit
August 24, 2015 -- St. Jude Medical has received the CE Mark for MRI-conditional labeling for its Prodigy MRI chronic pain unit with select leads.
Russians say low-level radiation extends lives of flies
August 24, 2015 -- Fruit flies live longer when exposed to weak doses of radiation, and the technique might be effective in humans as well, according to a new study in PLOS One.
MRI steers tumor-busting viruses to targets
August 24, 2015 -- Researchers from the University of Sheffield in the U.K. have found that MRI scanners can steer cell-based, tumor-busting therapies to specific target sites in the body.
Patent court upholds Sedecal appeal
August 20, 2015 -- Spanish x-ray developer Sociedad Espanola de Electromedicina y Calidad (Sedecal) is claiming victory in its patent infringement case against South Korean digital radiography (DR) manufacturer DRGEM and its U.S. distributor Blue Ridge X-Ray.
Carestream DRX-Evolution Plus available worldwide
August 19, 2015 -- Carestream Health's DRX-Evolution Plus is now available worldwide.