Philips, Carestream healthcare IT deal nears completion
August 1, 2019 -- Royal Philips, the parent company of Philips Healthcare, said it has completed the acquisition of Carestream Health's healthcare IT business in 26 of the 38 countries in which it operates.
Brexit's downside for nuclear medicine
August 1, 2019 -- Would a no-deal Brexit be a good deal for nuclear medicine in the U.K.? Definitely not, according to views expressed in a 31 July report in the Conversation, a not-for-profit media outlet that uses content sourced from academics and researchers.
Scottish breast screening program to undergo review
July 31, 2019 -- The Scottish Breast Screening Programme will undergo a comprehensive review that will take about a year, according to an announcement from the Scottish government.
European Radiology Experimental journal reaches milestone
July 31, 2019 -- The European Society of Radiology's basic science journal, European Radiology Experimental, has published its first 100 articles since its launch in 2017, according to a 26 July editorial by Editor-in-Chief Dr. Francesco Sardanelli.
Fujifilm SonoSite inks AI deal with Partners HealthCare
July 30, 2019 -- Ultrasound developer Fujifilm SonoSite and Partners HealthCare have embarked on a strategic relationship aimed at applying artificial intelligence (AI) technology to point-of-care ultrasound.
Siemens Healthineers posts Q3 revenue increases
July 29, 2019 -- Siemens Healthineers posted strong overall revenue growth as well as growth in its Imaging business in the third quarter of fiscal 2019 (end-30 June).
Axial3D raises 2.7M euros to expand 3D printing services to U.S.
July 29, 2019 -- U.K.-based 3D printing firm Axial3D has raised 2.69 million euros to extend its 3D printing technology and services to healthcare institutions across the U.S.
Eckert & Ziegler to launch Chinese facility
July 29, 2019 -- Isotope technology firm Eckert & Ziegler and Chengdu New Radiomedicine Technology have agreed to establish a new production facility in Chengdu, China, for radiopharmaceuticals to treat hepatocellular carcinomas.
RaySearch's carbon ion therapy used on Austrian patient
July 29, 2019 -- Radiation therapy software developer RaySearch's RayStation carbon ion therapy treatment planning has been used with a patient in Austria at MedAustron, a center that specializes in ion therapy and research.
Guerbet revenues slow in second quarter
July 26, 2019 -- Contrast developer Guerbet reported a revenue slowdown in the second quarter of 2019 as sales from a subcontracting agreement declined. Year to date, however, the company's revenues are up almost 2% after currency adjustments.