Medical Imaging

NeuroPace Feasibility Study of Its RNS System for Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome Now Underway


First patient receives brain-responsive neuromodulation for LGS, a severe and disabling childhood-onset epilepsy Excerpt from the Press Release: MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NeuroPace, Inc. (Nasdaq: NPCE), a commercial-stage medical device company focused on transforming the lives of people living with epilepsy, today announced that the first patient with Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome (LGS) was treated in its feasibility…

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ONWARD’s Research Partner .NeuroRestore Publishes Groundbreaking Paper Identifying Neurons that Restore Walking after Paralysis


Data from all nine participants in STIMO trial published in Nature Researchers identify specific neurons activated and remodeled by spinal cord stimulation that enable patients to walk Excerpt from the Press Release: EINDHOVEN, the Netherlands & LAUSANNE, Switzerland & BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ONWARD Medical N.V. (Euronext: ONWD), the medical technology company creating innovative therapies to restore movement,…

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Sight Sciences Announces Publication of Clinical Data Demonstrating Standalone Effectiveness of the OMNI® Surgical System in Pseudophakic Glaucoma Patients with Uncontrolled Pressure Following a Previous Combination Cataract Stent Procedure


Multicenter Clinical Data from Five US sites Published in International Ophthalmology Excerpt from the Press Release: Worldwide, more than one million trabecular microbypass stents have been implanted in combination with cataract surgery. Despite glaucoma medications and prior microbypass stenting, target IOP may no longer be achieved over time. During 3 to 42 months follow-up, the…

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RSIP Vision Presents Successful Preliminary Results from Clinical Study of 2D-to-3D Knee Bones Reconstruction


A tool for reconstruction of a 3D model of the knee from 2D X-ray images is being evaluated on clinical data at a leading medical center with promising results Excerpt from the Press Release: TEL AVIV, Israel and SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — RSIP Vision, an experienced developer of groundbreaking AI technologies for…

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Focused Ultrasound for Parkinson’s Disease: Results of First Clinical Trial to Deliver Therapeutics


Key Points The results of an early-stage clinical trial investigating focused ultrasound to address a possible underlying cause of Parkinson’s disease were published in Movement Disorders. Researchers in Toronto tested the safety and efficacy of focused ultrasound–induced blood-brain barrier opening to deliver enzyme replacement therapy. The procedure was well-tolerated, and a larger study is being…

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Iterative Scopes Receives FDA Clearance for AI-Assisted Polyp Detection Device SKOUT™


SKOUT’s advanced computer vision capabilities enable physicians to detect pre-cancerous lesions in the colon with more accuracy Excerpt from the Press Release: CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Iterative Scopes, a pioneer in precision medicine technologies for gastroenterology, and Provation, the premier software and SaaS provider of clinical productivity and workflow automation solutions, announced today that SKOUT™…

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Freenome Partners with Siemens Healthineers for Breast Cancer Research


— Collaboration leverages imaging, diagnostic and multiomic expertise to identify new, significant biomarkers to improve the detection of breast cancer Excerpt from the Press Release: SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Freenome, a privately held biotech company, announced a partnership with Siemens Healthineers to collaborate in multiomics and radiomic breast cancer diagnostics to identify…

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HeartFlow Announces Enrollment of First Three Patients in FUSION Trial


Excerpt from the Press Release: National Health Care Institute of the Netherlands-supported study to evaluate role of the HeartFlow Analysis in reducing unnecessary invasive procedures REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HeartFlow, Inc., the leader in revolutionizing precision heart care, today announced that physicians at Erasmus MC Hospital (Rotterdam NL) have enrolled the first three patients in the…

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Stanford AI center’s new platform grants worldwide access to free medical imaging datasets


Excerpt from the Press Release: Stanford University is expanding its free repository of imaging and healthcare datasets for artificial intelligence researchers around the globe. The California school’s Center for Artificial Intelligence in Medicine and Imaging first opened in 2019 and has since amassed annotated datasets for more than 1 million images. AIMI is now partnering…

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Elucida Oncology Submits IND Application for ELU-001 for the Treatment of Cancers Overexpressing Folate-Receptor Alpha


Excerpt from the Press Release: MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., July 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Elucida Oncology, a biotechnology company pioneering the next frontier in targeted cancer therapy, announced today that it has submitted an Investigational New Drug Application (IND) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a Phase 1/2 clinical trial of ELU-001,…

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