CT scans unearth ancient cases of cancer in mummies
December 15, 2017 -- Cancer may be older than people realize; it has been around as far back as the Late Period of ancient Egypt, according to CT scans of mummies analyzed by an international team of researchers.
Siemens chief: Health unit may someday surpass parent
December 15, 2017 -- Siemens Healthineers may someday grow to be bigger than its parent company following the anticipated spin-off of the health division next year, according to Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser.
Median debuts image analysis software for CROs
December 15, 2017 -- Imaging software developer Median Technologies has released new software for the analysis and management of medical images in clinical trials conducted by clinical research organizations (CROs).
Accuray adds iDMS at two facilities
December 15, 2017 -- Radiation oncology firm Accuray has implemented its iDMS data radiation management database at two European facilities.
Radiology Reporting Online changes its name
December 14, 2017 -- U.K. teleradiology services provider Radiology Reporting Online has changed its name to Everlight Radiology.
Smith & Nephew launches handheld wound imaging device
December 13, 2017 -- Smith & Nephew has launched a new handheld imaging device for measuring the surface area of wounds.
BIR releases thrombectomy video
December 12, 2017 -- The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) has published a new free video on mechanical thrombectomy.
ESR to launch new iGuide portal at ECR 2018
December 12, 2017 -- The European Society of Radiology (ESR) will launch its new ESR iGuide web portal at ECR 2018 to widen access to the society's imaging referral guidelines.
Aidence receives CE Mark for AI software
December 12, 2017 -- Netherlands-based artificial intelligence (AI) firm Aidence has received CE Mark regulatory approval for its Veye Chest pulmonary nodule detection software.
Artificial intelligence shows promise for breast cancer metastases
December 12, 2017 -- Computer algorithms analyzing pathology slides can detect the spread of cancer to lymph nodes in women with breast cancer as well as or better than pathologists, according to a new study published online December 12 in the Journal of the American Medical Association.