C4 Imaging celebrates its 1st U.S. regulatory win with 510(k) clearance for the Sirius MRI marker.
C4 Imaging won clearance from the FDA for its 1st product, the Sirius Positive Signal MRI marker, designed for use following the treatment of prostate cancer with brachytherapy.
The MRI marker is designed to facilitate seed localization within the prostate, utilizing a single post-implant MRI procedure.
Brachytherapy involves implanting around 100 radioactive seeds into the prostate. It has risen in popularity because the treatment is considered more effective and convenient, according to the press release.
Covidien agrees to acquire Given Imaging for about $860 million in cash, sending Wall Street into a frenzy over GIVN shares.
Ventana, a Roche Group subsidiary, won 510(k) clearance from the Food & Drug Administration for the Companion Algorithm image analysis software.
Ventana Medical Systems, a Roche (PINK:RHHBY) subsidiary, landed 510(k) clearance from the FDA for the Companion Algorithm image analysis software.
Shares of Elekta slide after the Swedish medtech maker reports lower profits for the 1st half of fiscal 2014.
Elekta (STO:EKTA B) shares are down today after the Swedish medtech maker reported lower profits for its fiscal 2014 1st half.
Ziehm Imaging continues its work with the U.S. Defense Dept. after picking up a $22.2 million contract for radiology equipment.
The U.S. Defense Dept. extended its deal with Ziehm Imaging for a 3rd year, according to an agency memo.
The $22.2 million contract extension for the Orlando, Fla.-based company includes radiology systems, subsystems, and components for the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies, the DoD said.
Texas-based Seno Medical enrolls its 1st 100 patients in a pivotal study of its Imagio opto-acoustic imaging system, which aims to avoid false-positives that result in unnecessary biopsies.
Seno Medical Instruments touted the 100th patient enrolled in a pivotal clinical study of the company's Imagio system, an opto-acoustic breast imaging platform designed to help prevent unnecessary biopsies.