Toshiba debuts new Aquilion LB scanner at ESTRO
May 7, 2012 -- Toshiba Medical Systems Europe will be highlighting an updated version of its Aquilion LB large-bore CT scanner at the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) annual meeting starting Wednesday in Barcelona.
BIR publishes biography of CT inventor
April 13, 2012 -- The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) is marking this month's 40th anniversary of CT by releasing a new biography of Sir Godfrey Hounsfield, the inventor of the modality.
U.K. regulator issues alert for contrast devices
April 5, 2012 -- The U.K.'s Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a medical device alert regarding Covidien disposable syringes and tubing used with contrast media injectors during imaging procedures.
Bruker acquires SkyScan
April 2, 2012 -- Scientific instrument company Bruker has purchased SkyScan, a manufacturer of micro CT systems for 3D x-ray imaging.