Dutch Cancer Society funds molecular imaging research
October 18, 2017 -- The Dutch Cancer Society (KWF Kankerbestrijding) has provided funding for an initiative that will assess an intraoperative molecular imaging technique for guiding prostate cancer surgery.
Varian's Halcyon treats first patient in Europe
October 18, 2017 -- Radiation therapy firm Varian Medical Systems said University Hospitals Leuven in Belgium has completed the first treatment of a patient in Europe using its new Halcyon radiation therapy platform.
Standard Imaging opens European office
October 17, 2017 -- Radiation calibration and quality assurance firm Standard Imaging has opened up a new office in Epinal, France.
Soccer club adopts Philips' Lumify portable ultrasound
October 16, 2017 -- Royal Philips, the parent company of Philips Healthcare, has announced the Philips Sports Vereniging soccer club in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, has begun using the company's Lumify portable ultrasound scanner.
Belgian hospitals select Cerner for EHR
October 16, 2017 -- Healthcare information systems firm Cerner has signed contracts with several hospitals in Belgium for its Millennium electronic health record (EHR) software.
Fuji's PACS now live in Wales
October 16, 2017 -- Fujifilm Medical Systems' PACS is now operational at Cwm Taf University Health Board in Wales.
South African province snubs free mammography screening
October 13, 2017 -- A large South African province has turned down an offer of a free breast cancer screening truck operated by the nonprofit PinkDrive.
Theragnostics highlights clinical research
October 13, 2017 -- Radiopharmaceuticals firm Theragnostics is highlighting the results of a phase I clinical trial evaluating the safety of PET/CT using a Ga-68 THP-PSMA tracer in patients with prostate cancer.
Medexprim partners with Sword Group
October 11, 2017 -- Image archive software developer Medexprim and consulting firm Sword Group have formed a partnership aimed at helping cancer centers and large hospitals to combine clinical and imaging data for big data research projects.
Sectra to provide IT for Dutch breast screening
October 10, 2017 -- Swedish PACS firm Sectra has signed a multiyear agreement to provide archiving, communication, and image viewing IT software for the Dutch breast screening organization FSB.