SERAM supports Peruvian hospital's plea for help in pandemic
September 22, 2020 -- The Spanish Society of Medical Radiology (SERAM) is urging the imaging community to help a hospital in Cuzco, Peru, to purchase x-ray equipment to assist with imaging needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More
RapidAI secures large funding boost from Germany
September 21, 2020 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer RapidAI has secured $25 million (21 million euros) in funding, which it plans to use to support further development of its AI software for cerebrovascular imaging around the world. Read More
Safety of 3D printing comes under growing scrutiny
September 21, 2020 -- The Office for Product Safety and Standards in the U.K. has announced plans to focus on the safety of 3D printing technologies, according to an article published by law firm Pinsent Masons. Read More
iCAD promotes Karolinska decision-support study
September 21, 2020 -- Computer-aided detection (CAD) software developer iCAD is highlighting research published on 8 September in Radiology that attests to the ability of its ProFound AI Risk clinical decision-support software to provide accurate two-year breast cancer risk estimates. Read More
Cerveau forms science advisory board
September 21, 2020 -- Radiopharmaceutical developer Cerveau Technologies has formed a scientific advisory board made up of chemistry, biology, and medicine experts in Alzheimer's disease. Read More
What's the best way to regulate sonographers?
September 17, 2020 -- The U.K. Society and College of Radiographers has pledged its support to efforts by the government's Department for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy to seek feedback on regulated professions, including sonographers. Read More
Belgian hospital begins using IBA proton system
September 17, 2020 -- Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications announced that the Particle Therapy Interuniversity Center Leuven in Belgium has begun treating patients with the company's ProteusOne system. Read More
Is it safe now for partners to attend antenatal scans?
September 15, 2020 -- A new report has provided a stepwise framework for allowing nonessential visitors to accompany patients to outpatient appointments, such as screening ultrasound scans. The document from National Health Service (NHS) England and NHS Improvement gives practical advice for reintroducing partners into labor and maternity care appointments. Read More
Q BioMed reports sales progress with Strontium89
September 15, 2020 -- Biotech company Q BioMed is reporting sales progress from the launch of its Strontium89 (strontium-89 chloride injection) metastatic bone cancer palliation radiopharmaceutical. Read More
Germany orders 1st Ethos therapy system
September 11, 2020 -- The German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg has ordered Germany's first Ethos radiation therapy system from Varian Medical Systems. Read More