IBA divests North American subsidiary
August 3, 2015 -- Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) has completed the divestiture of IBA Molecular North America to Illinois Health and Science.
Varian wins Spanish rad therapy contract
August 3, 2015 -- Radiation therapy vendor Varian Medical Systems has won an eight-year contract worth 21 million euros to provide radiotherapy equipment and software to a network of hospitals in Spain.
EOS names Hascoët as chairman
August 3, 2015 -- Orthopedic digital imaging provider EOS Imaging said it has appointed Gérard Hascoët as chairman of the board.
U.K. firm unveils site of first English proton-beam center
August 3, 2015 -- Proton Partners International has unveiled the site of its first proton-beam therapy cancer treatment center to be established in England.
GE to invest $1B for clinical education
July 29, 2015 -- GE Healthcare has unveiled a plan to invest more than $1 billion over five years to develop its educational offerings for more than 2 million healthcare professionals worldwide by 2020.
U.K. hospitals fall short in pediatric x-ray, audit finds
July 28, 2015 -- An audit by the Royal College of Radiologists has revealed U.K. hospitals are failing in their pediatric x-ray services.
New MRI technique shortens exam time
July 28, 2015 -- Researchers at the Medical Research Council in the U.K. have developed a way to significantly shorten MRI scans for people who cannot hold their breath.
Currency effects help Philips Healthcare's Q2 results
July 27, 2015 -- The weakening euro helped propel Philips Healthcare to stronger revenues in its financial second quarter, but orders for imaging systems dropped by double-digit levels.
Samsung unveils new ultrasound scanner
July 27, 2015 -- Samsung Medison has launched a new ultrasound scanner, the HS70A.
Perma-Fix subsidiary partners with Digirad for Tc-99m deal
July 27, 2015 -- Perma-Fix Environmental Services announced that its Polish subsidiary, Perma-Fix Medical, has finalized its partnership with nuclear medicine firm Digirad regarding technetium-99m (Tc-99m).