Bracco promotes MultiHance study results
March 11, 2013 -- Bracco Diagnostics is highlighting results from a recent study that found a single, standard dose of its MultiHance MR contrast agent provided at least equivalent contrast enhancement and diagnostic performance to a double dose of gadopentetate dimeglumine in MR angiography of the peripheral arteries.
Siemens gets U.K. imaging service contract
March 11, 2013 -- Siemens Healthcare has won a 13-year contract to provide imaging infrastructure support services to the University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.
Pro Academia Prize awarded for 2013
February 28, 2013 -- The Round Table Foundation and European Magnetic Resonance Forum have awarded their Pro Academia Prize for 2013 to several scientists who have collaborated in an exemplary academic manner.
MR Solutions builds 3T installed base
February 21, 2013 -- MR Solutions announced it has received five orders for its benchtop, 3-tesla MRI units from university and hospital research units worldwide.
Girl killed in MRI accident in Sri Lanka
February 20, 2013 -- A 5-year-old girl from Mabima, Sri Lanka, died in an apparent MRI accident after a loud explosion, according to a report on Emirates 24/7.
Modest growth predicted for Europe's imaging market
February 19, 2013 -- The market in Europe for capital equipment purchases of diagnostic imaging modalities is expected to grow modestly over the next four years to reach almost $2.2 billion U.S. (1.65 billion euros) in 2017, according to the Toronto-based market research firm Millennium Research Group (MRG).
Aberdeen gets grant to develop zero-field MRI
February 8, 2013 -- Researchers from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland have received a grant of 979,000 pounds (1.16 million euros) to develop a new MRI technique known as zero-field MRI, which could detect disease at earlier stages than current MR techniques.