Company News

  • Ultrasound & Photoacoustic 
  • GE Reduces 2014 Outlook for Healthcare Profit Growth GE reported their 2014 second quarter and six month financial numbers this week.  GE executives revised downward their guidance for 2014 healthcare profit growth to single digits. Previously GE had ...
    Posted Jul 25, 2014, 1:01 PM by Tim Thigpen
  • Analogic Faces Headwinds As Ultrasound Profits Remain Elusive Analogic's most recent quarterly filings with the SEC and earnings conference call reveals that their ultrasound segment is facing market headwinds as hospitals continue their spin thrift ways.In ...
    Posted Jun 14, 2014, 12:35 PM by Tim Thigpen
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Nanoparticles

  • Ultrasound & Photoacoustic Agents
  • Nanoparticles in The News
    Posted Jul 18, 2013, 8:25 AM by Tim Thigpen
  • Ultrasound and Nanobubbles
    Posted Jun 16, 2013, 9:29 AM by Tim Thigpen
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Photonics

  • Photoacoustic Imaging Systems

  • Matthew C. Putman Ph.D., CEO Nanotronics Imaging    Dr. Putman discusses current applications of nPATHTM  which uses the core technology at Nanotronics.  He also speculates on opportunities in adjacent imaging techniques such as functional MRI and ultrasound ...
    Posted Feb 20, 2014, 2:11 PM by Tim Thigpen
  • Zonare Develops Prototype Photoacoustic System For Rheumatology Applications In conjunction with investigators at the University School of Medicine Zonare has shown good progress for a prototype phalange scanning platform.  The system allows the physician to examine the finger ...
    Posted Jul 9, 2013, 12:35 AM by Tim Thigpen
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Opinion

  • Opinions from around the industry  
  • 2014 Outlook For Global Ultrasound Industry From where I sit, observing nearly 500 different ultrasound systems sold by over 80 companies I sense a bubble about to burst this year. Why?  The reasons are numerous but ...
    Posted Feb 27, 2014, 10:55 AM by Tim Thigpen
  • Economic Changes Lead To New Use Models & Design Needs As the Affordable Care Act rolls out in 2014 we will see an acceleration of changes in in-patient delivery models.  Obviously the economic disaster that has been termed the ...
    Posted Aug 30, 2013, 2:40 PM by Tim Thigpen
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Ultrasound

  • Ultrasound Systems 
  • Hitachi Enters USA Echo Market Hitachi, though long a producer of cardiovascular ultrasound products, had been quite in the USA cardiology  market leading up to its purchase of Aloka in 2011.Not anymore. Hitachi has ...
    Posted Jul 29, 2014, 10:36 AM by Tim Thigpen
  • Philips Ultrasound Industry First With VISIQ Until recently manufacturers who aspired to fit an ultrasound system with solid state phased array transducers into a tablet computer have been hampered by the transducer connector. This has resulted ...
    Posted Jun 14, 2014, 2:18 PM by Tim Thigpen
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Markets

  • Global Market Conditions