3D 'digital twin' adds personal touch to heart health March 9, 2020 -- An international team of researchers is working on combining computational modeling and information from medical images to display patient data in the form of a personalized virtual 3D heart model the group is referring to as a "digital twin."
SymphonyAI buys out TeraRecon March 4, 2020 -- TeraRecon, the advanced visualization and artificial intelligence (AI) software developer founded by Japanese radiologists in 1997, has been acquired for an undisclosed sum by SymphonyAI, a group of business-to-business AI companies. Discuss
U.K. group uses AR to simulate radiology procedures February 7, 2020 -- Researchers from the U.K. have developed a medical simulation program that allows radiology trainees to practice image-guided interventional procedures using augmented reality (AR) technology.
Meet the finalists for EuroMinnies 2020 January 29, 2020 -- The race is hotting up for the EuroMinnies, AuntMinnieEurope.com's annual awards scheme. Dozens of nominations were received, and our expert panelists have now cast their votes and agreed on 16 finalists in eight categories. Find out who made the final cut.
Spanish team visualizes 3D patient models on smartphones January 29, 2020 -- Researchers from Spain have developed a smartphone app for visualizing patient-specific 3D models from imaging data. They have outlined step by step the process through which clinicians and other users can create these models on their own. Discuss
Egyptian mummy speaks thanks to 3D printing January 29, 2020 -- Investigators from the U.K. and Germany have used CT to measure the dimensions of the vocal tract of the mummified body of an Ancient Egyptian priest. They used the data to generate a 3D-printed model that allowed them to replicate the priest's voice. Discuss
FossiLabs unveils 3D-printed bone implants January 20, 2020 -- 3D printing startup FossiLabs has released a new technique for creating fully porous 3D-printed structures capable of supporting bone growth within medical implants.