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Signify Research’s latest external press coverage, company news and updates on key industry events that our analysts are attending

Embedded AI x-ray units set for 2019 market launch

1st November 2018 – Featured in Aunt Minnie Europe – Central and Eastern Europe will be early adopters of “smart” imaging equipment with embedded artificial intelligence (AI) to improve productivity and diagnostic accuracy, according to market expert Simon Harris. The next generation of x-ray equipment with embedded detection algorithms will be able to screen for pneumothorax […]

Fate of the 4: 2018 progress report for GE, Siemens, Canon, and Philips

18th October 2018 – Featured on – At the start of the year, we offered a discussion on how 2018 would be a landmark year for four of the leading vendors in medical technology: GE Healthcare, Siemens Healthineers, Canon Medical Systems, and Philips Healthcare. Ahead of the next round of quarterly results due in the coming weeks, […]

Algorithms begin to show practical use in diagnostic imaging

16th October 2018 – Featured in Health Data Management – Algorithms based on machine learning and deep learning, intended for use in diagnostic imaging, are moving into the commercial pipeline. However, providers will have to overcome multiple challenges to incorporate these tools into daily clinical workflows in radiology. There now are numerous algorithms in various stages […]

Why digital pathology is gathering momentum

03rd October 2018 – Featured in Health Data Management – Pathology has long been targeted as an area ripe for digitalization and is commonly discussed as the next big opportunity in clinical IT. However, if you cut through the hype and explosive growth predictions, a different story is evident. Adoption to date has been slow, regionalized […]

Digital pathology: Is it if or when?

02nd October 2018 – While digital pathology holds great promise, it still faces great challenges, according to a new study published Oct. 1 from Signify Research. But it is a matter of when, noted Steve Holloway, principal analyst at Signify Research, in a blog commenting on the report. “It [digital pathology] remains a long way behind many other clinical departments in its adoption of technology,” […]