Whale Imaging launches G-Arm Duo imaging system

Whale Imaging, leading designer and manufacturer of the  G-Arm and Sigma Series ultrasound medical imaging systems, announced FDA 510(k) clearance of the G-Arm B6 Duo. The B6 Duo is the next generation of the G-Arm with major improvements including axial tilt and greater table access. “We’re thrilled to be launching this sooner than our original

Philips is bringing augmented reality to surgery: Here’s how

Royal Philips, a leader in integrated image-guided therapy solutions, has developed an augmented-reality (AR) surgical navigation technology. The new technology is designed to help surgeons perform image-guided open and minimally-invasive spine surgery. Philips has 750 hybrid operating rooms installed worldwide to assist with surgical and minimally-invasive endovascular procedures. These hybrid OR solutions paired with the

Machine learning could unlock the brain’s secrets

Scientists have discovered a way to read human thoughts by observing brain activity. They have even determined where 10,000-plus different words are stored in the brain, and it’s all through harnessing the power of machine learning, according to a recent Vox.com article. Since 2011, Jack Gallant and his neuroscience lab at UC Berkeley have been able

OneMedNet and VIDA announce medical imaging partnership

OneMedNet, an image exchange services provider, announced a partnership with precision pulmonary imaging company VIDA Diagnostics (VIDA). Under the agreement, OneMedNet and VIDA will incorporate image exchange into current and future diagnostic and therapeutic procedural workflows to manage patients with pulmonary diseases. VIDA will create an embedded VIDA exchange data sharing solution within its VIDA

New X-ray technique could improve bomb detection and breast cancer treatment

An X-ray imaging technology has been successfully developed to the point where it is now ready for translation into all kinds of beneficial applications, including potentially life-saving uses in security and healthcare. Funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), a major five-year project led by University College London (UCL) has achieved this

ImageIQ selected as imaging CRO for CryoLife’s PerClot Intraoperative Hemostasis pivotal clinical trial

ImageIQ, an innovative imaging software and Contract Research Organization (CRO) focused on supporting preclinical research and clinical trials, announced that it has been chosen by CryoLife to provide its full complement of clinical trial management and imaging support services and technology for a new prospective multi-center pivotal clinical trial seeking to generate safety and efficacy

Cetim Facility receives Bruker Contour CMM Dimensional Analysis System

Bruker’s Nano Surfaces Division and Cetim today announced that Bruker has delivered its Contour CMM Dimensional Analysis System to the Cetim Carnot Institute in France. In a collaborative agreement, Cetim will validate the system’s measurement accuracy and performance across a wide variety of applications at their Picard facility over the next year. In addition, Cetim

3D printing pioneer WhiteClouds announces “3DyourSCAN,” patented “hinge & slice” modeling & breakthrough workflow partnership with TeraRecon

WhiteClouds, the world’s largest full-color 3D printing cloud provider, today announced the launch of 3DyourSCAN, a life-size color printed, anatomical model of a patient’s CT/MRI scan designed to improve collaboration and education between physicians and patients. More than 230 million surgeries are performed each year. WhiteClouds anticipates their patent-pending “Hinge & Slice” feature will provide

MR Solutions’ 3T MRI preclinical imaging system aids oncology research at Luxembourg

The NORLUX Neuro-Oncology Laboratory, an international research center which is part of the Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH), has installed MR Solution’s—MRS 3017—3T cryogen-free MRI preclinical scanner to further cancer research with a particular focus on malignant brain tumours. Not only does this 17 cm bore scanner provide state of the art images but its

Exact Imaging receives ISO 13485 quality management system certification

Exact Imaging, a developer in high resolution micro-ultrasound systems enabling real-time imaging and biopsy guidance of the prostate, announced that its quality management system has been certified as complying with the requirements of ISO 13485:2003 and EN ISO 13485:2012. The standard represents the requirements for a comprehensive quality management system for the design and manufacture of

Evena Medical launches advanced mobile ultrasound medical imaging system at MEDICA 2016

Evena Medical, a leader in the development of high-quality, high-definition imaging for fast, accurate and precise bedside visualization, is introducing its enhanced DeepVu Ultrasound 4.0, offering clinicians the most advanced handheld ultrasound for use by clinicians of all skill levels. Featuring wireless connectivity, Evena’s DeepVu system delivers clear, anatomically accurate, real-time bedside imaging in an agile,

Basler releasing development kit for embedded vision applications

Basler’s development kit simplifies the often-complex and time-intensive task of integrating LVDS-based camera modules into embedded vision applications. To achieve this, the Basler PowerPack for Embedded Vision contains reference implementations for both the hardware and software side that can be used as a template for designing a complete embedded vision system. It paves the way

Air Techniques introduces CamX Triton HD with interchangeable caries detection and intraoral imaging heads

Air Techniques, an innovator and manufacturer of dental equipment, announces the next generation of cameras with CamX Triton HD, which features an interchangeable head system. CamX Triton HD allows you to easily and quickly change between intraoral imaging and caries diagnosis. Air Techniques’ new CamX Triton HD camera allows dental professionals to use one device

Avinger launches upgraded Lightbox imaging console

Avinger, a developer of innovative treatments for peripheral artery disease (PAD), announced the U.S. launch of an enhanced version of the company’s Lightbox imaging console. The Lightbox provides a dual display of images to physicians using Avinger’s Lumivascular system, the first-ever image-guided atherectomy and chronic total occlusion recanalization devices for the treatment of PAD, providing

DePuy Synthes Spine launches new spine imaging system for MIS

Image-guided surgery systems that provide real-time guidance for minimally invasive spine surgery can help improve patient outcomes, but these systems are costly for many hospitals. Surgeons may rely on checking implant placement with multiple static X-ray images that do not provide the real-time guidance of navigation. A new visualization option from DePuy Synthes Spine, the