Affibody's PET agent to be used in Nordic study
September 24, 2018 -- Biopharmaceutical company Affibody announced a major Nordic study will begin using its ABY-025 PET imaging agent.
RaySearch to install system at large U.K. center
September 24, 2018 -- Radiation therapy software developer RaySearch Laboratories will install its RayStation treatment planning system at Leeds Cancer Centre in the U.K.
Guerbet to highlight new contrast kit at CIRSE
September 21, 2018 -- Contrast developer Guerbet plans to showcase Vectorio, a new contrast media kit for diagnostic and interventional imaging, at the upcoming Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) congress in Lisbon.
RCR, SCoR release updated pediatric radiotherapy guide
September 20, 2018 -- The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) and the Society and College of Radiographers (SCoR) have developed and released a second edition of a good practice guide for pediatric radiotherapy.
Philip Morris explores lung intake with CT-based models
September 19, 2018 -- Researchers at the research division of tobacco giant Philip Morris International have developed computational models of the human lung based on CT scans to help diagnose respiratory disease and provide appropriate treatment for patients.
IBA receives Brazil's OK for proton therapy system
September 19, 2018 -- Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) has received clearance from Brazil's health regulatory agency to market its ProteusOne system in the country.
Rad Technology forms alliance in U.K.
September 19, 2018 -- Modular radiotherapy building firm Rad Technology Medical Systems has signed an agreement with Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB), a London-based provider of construction, property, and management consulting services.
IDoR 2018 attracts widespread global support
September 19, 2018 -- More than 160 radiology-related professional societies around the world are preparing to participate in the seventh annual edition of the International Day of Radiology (IDoR), which will be held on 8 November and will focus on cardiac imaging.
Volpara receives new ISO certification
September 18, 2018 -- Volpara Health Technologies, the parent of breast imaging software developer Volpara Solutions, has received the International Organization for Standardization (ISO)/International Electrotechnical Commission 27001:2013 Information Security Management System certification.
European groups release DRL guidelines for kids
September 18, 2018 -- The European Society of Radiology (ESR) and EuroSafe Imaging have published the new European guidelines on diagnostic reference levels (DRLs) for pediatric imaging.