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MedaPhor expands ScanNav AI pilot

MedaPhor Group plc (AIM: MED), the intelligent ultrasound software and simulation company, announces that it has expanded the pilot of its ScanNav artificial intelligence (“AI”) image analysis software into its second UK hospital, at the Princess Anne Wing Ultrasound Department of the Royal United Hospitals (“RUH”), Bath. ScanNav is the first CE marked AI system to carry out an automated, real-time “peer review” of obstetric ultrasound images as the patient is scanned. Initially targeted at the UK pregnancy screening programme, offered to all women at approximately 20 weeks of pregnancy, ScanNav uses deep-learning to evaluate over 50 individual criteria to [...]

July 23rd, 2018|

ScanNav AI software featured on ITV

MedaPhor Group plc (AIM: MED), the intelligent ultrasound software and simulation company, announces its artificial intelligence (“AI”) based real-time image analysis software, ScanNav™ has featured on the ITV ‘Wales This Week’ programme. ScanNav uses deep learning-based algorithms to automatically identify, grade and capture good ultrasound images to provide real-time guidance, assessment and audit of obstetric scanning. It is believed to be the first AI system to carry out an automated, real-time "peer review" of obstetric ultrasound images as the patient is scanned. The technology is currently being piloted at the Fetal Medicine Department of St George's University Hospitals NHS Trust [...]

May 14th, 2018|

Pilot of ultrasound AI software for pregnancy screening

ScanNav real-time image analysis software to be piloted by St George's, London MedaPhor Group plc (AIM: MED), the intelligent ultrasound software and simulation company, announces the first pilot of its ScanNav real-time image analysis software at the Fetal Medicine Department of St George's University Hospitals NHS Trust, London, U.K. ScanNav is believed to be the first CE marked artificial intelligence (AI) system to carry out an automated, real-time "peer review" of obstetric ultrasound images as the patient is scanned. Monitoring performance by manually auditing images retrospectively is very time consuming, so ScanNav instead supports clinical staff by instantly confirming that [...]

February 12th, 2018|

Innovate UK Grant Award

Conditional award to fund development of virtual reality aid for ultrasound-guided needling MedaPhor Group plc (AIM: MED), the intelligent ultrasound software and simulation company, announces that it had been awarded a conditional grant offer from Innovate UK to fund the development of a new augmented reality imaging device to improve ultrasound-guided needling. The grant of £464,000, which is conditional on a financial review by Innovate UK, was awarded as part of Innovate UK’s Digital Health Technology Catalyst competition. The grant will part-fund the development of MedaPhor’s NeedleGuideTM product, which the Company believes has the potential to revolutionise interventional ultrasound-guided needling. [...]

November 23rd, 2017|