Lunit nets CE Mark for AI x-ray software
November 20, 2019 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) image analysis software developer Lunit has received Europe's CE Mark for its Insight CXR AI chest x-ray analysis software.
Guerbet receives new Lipiodol indication in Denmark
November 20, 2019 -- Contrast agent developer Guerbet has received approval for a new indication for its Lipiodol Ultra Fluid ultrasound contrast agent in Denmark. Lipiodol is now approved in Denmark for use in conventional transarterial chemoembolization (cTACE) procedures.
Norway prepares to open 7T MRI facility
November 20, 2019 -- The Norwegian Brain Initiative (NORBRAIN) is moving ahead with the construction of a new 7-tesla MRI facility at the campus of St. Olavs Hospital in Trondheim.
ESR seeks changes to radiology undergraduate education
November 20, 2019 -- Radiology teaching in medical schools is evolving and electronic learning (e-learning) modules must be integrated into the undergraduate teaching curriculum, according to a new statement published online on 19 November by the European Society of Radiology (ESR) in Insights into Imaging.
MRI mourns loss of 'forgotten pioneer' Prof. Erik Odeblad
November 20, 2019 -- The Round Table Foundation has posted a tribute to the Swedish medical physicist Prof. Erik Odeblad, who died last month.
ITM signs Chinese radioisotope deal
November 19, 2019 -- German radiopharmaceutical group ITM Isotopen Technologien München has signed a technology license agreement with Chengdu Gaotong Isotope to produce and distribute ITM's germanium-68 (Ge-68)/gallium-68 (Ga-68) generators and lutetium-177 (Lu-117) radioisotope in China.
DRG to launch mobile x-ray lab for kids in Germany
November 18, 2019 -- The German Röntgen Society (DRG) will dispatch a mobile x-ray laboratory throughout the country to promote x-ray education among schoolchildren.
SERAM drafts ethical framework for members
November 18, 2019 -- The Spanish Society of Medical Radiology (SERAM) has composed a draft of its ethical framework for members.
Austrian AI startup gets FDA nod for knee software
November 18, 2019 -- Austrian artificial intelligence (AI) startup ImageBiopsy Lab has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its knee osteoarthritis labeling assistant (KOALA) software.
Armenia welcomes 1st nuclear medicine facility
November 15, 2019 -- The European Center of Nuclear Medicine -- the first of its kind to open in Armenia -- will respond to an increasing need in the region for radioisotope-based cancer treatment, according to an article from MassisPost.