Winners crowned in machine learning-for-COVID challenge at C-MIMI
September 22, 2021 -- The winning teams have been announced in a challenge to develop machine-learning algorithms for the detection of COVID-19. The names of the top 10 winning teams were released at this week's Conference on Machine Intelligence in Medical Imaging (C-MIMI). Read More
GE launches new Revolution Ascend CT scanner
September 22, 2021 -- GE Healthcare is launching a new CT scanner called Revolution Ascend that's designed to deliver better workflow through artificial intelligence (AI) technology. Read More
Tabár and Duffy to receive Margulis award at RSNA 2021
September 20, 2021 -- The RSNA organizing committee has announced that Dr. László Tabár and Prof. Stephen W. Duffy will receive the 2021 Alexander R. Margulis Award for Scientific Excellence at November's annual meeting in Chicago. Read More
2 leading German scientists collect Roentgen plaques
September 20, 2021 -- Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schlegel, a pioneer of medical physics, and Günther Hasinger, PhD, an astrophysicist, both received the Roentgen x-ray medal at a special presentation held in Remscheid, Germany, on 18 September. Read More
Radiology Across Borders embraces WHO childbirth safety theme
September 17, 2021 -- The World Health Organization (WHO) is urging all stakeholders to "act now for safe and respectful childbirth" for this year's World Patient Safety Day on 17 September, which has the theme of "Safe maternal and newborn care." Radiology Across Borders has expressed strong support for the initiative. Read More
Wellbeing to integrate Contextflow's clinical decision-support tool
September 17, 2021 -- Connected healthcare specialist Wellbeing Software and software developer Contextflow have joined forces to deliver clinical decision-support software to radiologists in the U.K. through Wellbeing's AI Connect Marketplace. Read More
Lunit highlights use of AI in drug trials at ESMO
September 17, 2021 -- Lunit's artificial intelligence (AI) software for tissue analysis is being used in various drug development research trials, with the company presenting three studies at the 2021 European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) congress. Read More
Mirada names DeVries as CEO
September 17, 2021 -- Imaging software developer Mirada Medical has appointed Jon DeVries as CEO. Read More
Aidoc joins forces with Subtle Medical
September 16, 2021 -- Fellow radiology artificial intelligence (AI) software developers Aidoc and Subtle Medical are teaming up to provide AI-based image enhancement and triage on one platform. Read More
IBA, SCK CEN sign actinium-225 deal
September 15, 2021 -- Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) and Belgian nuclear research center SCK CEN have partnered to enable the production of the medical radioisotope actinium-225. Read More