The KBCT from Koning is a breast
imaging device. It offers high-contrast,
real 3D images of the breast with spatial
resolution and no painful compression
in a 10-second exposure with radiation
levels that are the same as normal mammograms.
The real 3D image features isotropic
images in a 3D display to allow clinicians to evaluate tissue from any angle, eliminating overlapping structures.
KBCT’s 3D scan is non-contrast, contrast enhanced and shows blood vessels and calcifications.
Implantable System for
Medtronic’s implantable system for Remodulin
is designed to treat patients who have pulmonary arterial hypertension. The system features
the company’s SynchroMed II implantable
drug infusion pump with a newly developed
intravascular catheter that deliver Remodulin
intravenously to patients who have previously
received the drug through an external infusion
pump. Medtronic announced on July 31 that
the system received FDA approval.
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