Medical Imaging

News on medical imaging technologies and applications.

Skin cancer apps can supplement but not substitute standard medical care, and they require proper vetting using standard validation methods, researchers said.

The UK government aims to create six centers specializing in digital pathology, medical imaging or both, working together through a framework agreement.

The findings run counter to historical data and may provide fodder to reconsider current guideline recommendations on surveillance of colorectal cancer patients.

In a study, Medical Research Council scientists demonstrated that a test that uses flow cytometry and looks for the CD63 protein in mast cells had 98 percent specificity.

Participants in the financing round included CS Investors, Pivotal Paramount Investment, and Stanford University.