Philips raises $839M from Lighting spin-off May 30, 2016 -- Dutch industrial conglomerate Royal Philips Electronics raised 750 million euros ($835 million) through the initial public offering of its Philips Lighting business, which has been spun off into a separate company.
Mirada signs big data collaboration agreement May 27, 2016 -- Imaging software developer Mirada Medical has signed an agreement to collaborate with Maastro Clinic in Maastricht, the Netherlands, and Sohard Software in Fuerth, Germany, on machine learning and big data-driven radiation therapy treatment planning.
Client Outlook signs deal with African IT firm May 25, 2016 -- Image viewing software developer Client Outlook has signed a partnership agreement with IntriHealth, an imaging informatics software firm in Africa, to distribute its eUnity universal image viewer.
Elekta secures Swedish contract May 25, 2016 -- Radiation oncology firm Elekta has been chosen to equip the radiation therapy department of a new hospital, New Karolinska Solna in Stockholm.
Could MRI replace FDG-PET for tumor imaging? May 25, 2016 -- FDG-PET may soon no longer be the only option for imaging glucose uptake in tumors. A new project is working to bring that capability to MRI, potentially avoiding radiation exposure for patients and enabling closer monitoring of treatments, according to the European Institute for Biomedical Imaging Research (EIBIR).
HeartFlow highlights FFR study at EuroPCR 2016 May 24, 2016 -- Hemodynamic data from cardiac software developer HeartFlow's fractional flow reserve (FFR) software may help predict which coronary plaques have the potential to rupture, according to data presented at the recent EuroPCR 2016 congress in Paris.