Posts Tagged ‘FDA’

The DBT Pioneers

Posted on: June 25th, 2021 by admin

Digital breast tomosynthesis – DBT – has its origins in Holland in the 1930s when the neuroradiologist and electrical engineer George Ziedses […]

Breast Ultrasound and Catastrophic Forgetting

Posted on: May 14th, 2021 by admin

April 2021 saw the publication of journal articles that explored the application of artificial intelligence (AI) to breast ultrasound images. […]

Breast Imaging Embraces AI

Posted on: January 15th, 2021 by admin

Earlier this week in the United States, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published an action plan for the use of artificial […]

QT Ultrasound Beats FFDM

Posted on: January 8th, 2021 by admin

Two years ago, we introduced a company called QT Ultrasound – where QT stands for “quantitative transmission” – that had just launched three imaging […]

Vaccines for Breast Cancer

Posted on: December 18th, 2020 by admin 2 Comments

For the past few weeks, there has been understandable excitement that vaccines to inoculate people against the Covid-19 virus have […]

And the Winner is …

Posted on: November 27th, 2020 by admin

James Dyson is the inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner and other consumer products, including the Airblade hand dryer, an ultrasonic humidifier […]

Imaging with Nanotechnology

Posted on: November 20th, 2020 by admin

Seven years ago, we explored the promise of nanotechnology and highlighted a UK startup called Endomagnetics that had developed a novel product to detect […]

Standing Up for Science

Posted on: October 16th, 2020 by admin 1 Comment

Almost exactly a year ago, on 23 October 2019, CapeRay’s senior management team held an online pre-submission meeting with representatives of the […]

Is Nanox another Theranos?

Posted on: September 18th, 2020 by admin 3 Comments

At the beginning of 2020, we highlighted the story of Theranos, manufacturer of a “revolutionary” blood testing system that was supposedly able […]

Professor and Entrepreneur

Posted on: September 11th, 2020 by admin

Twenty years ago, I published a commentary entitled “The professor as entrepreneur” in which I reflected on my decade as an academic […]