Imatron

Imatron

See Ultrafast CT.
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InVision is a company that manufactures explosives detection systems for the aviation industry and began as a joint venture company of Imatron.
Lewis Meyer, commented, "Coming on the heels of the recent Expert Consensus Statement from the ACC and AHA, which questioned the specificity of the Imatron EBT coronary artery scan and its value in measuring progression of coronary artery disease, these new and important results go a long way toward establishing the EBT coronary artery scan as the new gold standard for assessment of coronary atherosclerosis in intermediate risk subjects.
founder/director of Imatron and InVision Technologies and chief scientist at GE-Imatron Douglas Boyd, Ph.
Lewis Meyer, CEO of Imatron, stated, "The inclusion of Imatron's EBCT by the National Institutes of Health in this pioneering study represents further recognition of the diagnostic and predictive power of the Coronary Artery Scan to quantify coronary calcification, which has been described in peer-reviewed literature as the single most powerful predictor of coronary events in the asymptomatic population.
19, 2001--GE Medical Systems, a unit of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), today finalized the acquisition of Imatron Inc.
Imatron shareholders are scheduled to vote on the merger at the shareholders meeting on December 19.
support agreement, whereby Imatron, the manufacturer of the Ultrafast
Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters discussed in this news release may contain forward-looking statements that are based on current expectations and estimates about the industry in which Imatron operates, the estimated impact of certain technological advances, the estimated impact of published research studies on scanner sales and procedures, as well as management's beliefs and assumptions.
Imatron Ultrafast CT(R) Scanner Will Be Used to Detect the Presence of
The facility will utilize the Imatron Electron Beam Tomography (EBT) scanner for the early and non-invasive detection of coronary artery disease, colon cancer, lung disease, spine/joint scanning, osteoporosis screening and other frequently occurring medical conditions.