This edition depicts medical and diagnostic and imaging innovations in UK. Quantitative reading software, medical scanner to augment 3D bio-printing, radiowave radar technology for imaging breast cancer, non-invasive imaging approach for detection of prostate cancer, oxygen-enhanced MRI for lung diseases, intra-cellular ultrasound imaging, PACS system for National Health Services (NHS) and optical with gamma combination imaging systems as an hybrid imaging modality have been profiled. Insights on future growth prospects for each of the innovation profiled is also provided along with the industry interactions.
Medical and Diagnostic Imaging TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE)'s mission is to analyze and report new and emerging technologies; advances in R&D, product development and regulatory matters specifically related to the areas of CT, MRI, NM, PET, Ultrasound and X-ray. In addition, relevant developments in fusion technologies, functional imaging technology, interventional cardiology and image guided surgery and healthcare IT related areas such as PACS, medical information storage, and disaster recovery/business continuance will also be covered.
The Health and wellness cluster covers cutting-edge global developments in medical devices and imaging sectors such as biosensors, biomaterials, biomechanics, microtechnologies, nanotechnologies, assistive technologies and imaging technologies and platforms.
Keywords: Quantitative image reading, 3D bio-printing, radiowave radar technology, oxygen-enhanced MRI, intra-cellular ultrasound imaging, PACS system, hybrid imaging, optical and gamma combination imaging systems