News in Brief
NTP temporarily halts Mo-99 production
July 25, 2014 -- NTP Radioisotopes was forced to temporarily halt production of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) earlier this month after a minor operational incident at its manufacturing facility in South Africa.
Philips wins Irish PACS contract
July 25, 2014 -- Philips Healthcare has won a contract with an Irish medical clinic for its IntelliSpace PACS, the company said.
BIR announces annual congress
July 25, 2014 -- The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) has announced that its annual congress will be held 22-23 October in London.
ESC, LSE to offer new cardiovascular degree
July 25, 2014 -- The London School of Economics (LSE) Health and the European Heart Academy of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) have launched a new Master's of Science program for professionals working in cardiovascular sciences.
SuperSonic completes Paris installations
July 25, 2014 -- French ultrasound technology developer SuperSonic Imagine has installed nine Aixplorer ultrasound systems at the Paris Radiology Institute (IRP).
Mobile health market approaches $7B
July 23, 2014 -- The global market for mobile health technology is expected to generate $6.7 billion in revenues in 2014, according to a new report by market research firm Visiongain.
Breast cancer therapy market primed for growth
July 23, 2014 -- Due to an increased use of targeted therapies, greater uptake of branded drugs, and a rising incidence of breast cancer, the breast cancer therapeutics market will grow from $9.2 billion in 2013 to $13.1 billion by 2020, according to a new report from market research firm GBI Research.
EOS revenues surge in Q2
July 23, 2014 -- Increases in both systems and service sales propelled orthopedic digital imaging developer EOS Imaging to a 65% increase in revenues in its second quarter.