Navigation Links
iCAD, Inc. Awarded Two Additional Patents for Its Computer-Aided Detection Technology
Date:12/10/2007

NASHUA, N.H., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- iCAD, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICAD), an industry-leading provider of Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) solutions for the early identification of cancer, today announced that two U.S. Patents, No. 7,298,877 and No. 7,308,126, have recently been granted to the Company by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

"These patent grants demonstrate our on-going commitment to broadening and protecting our intellectual property, and represent an important addition to our portfolio of CAD product and technology patents," said Ken Ferry, President and Chief Executive Officer of iCAD. "The first patent provides an information fusion method for multiple indicators of cancer by using a specific method of combining lesion information, while the second patent addresses improved clinical workflow."

These patent awards bring the number of issued patents in 2007 to four, which includes two patents issued in June related to CAD billing workflow support and CAD for virtual colonoscopy.

iCAD offers high-performance CAD solutions for both digital and film-based mammography systems. Additionally, iCAD is developing CAD solutions for use with virtual colonoscopy to improve the detection of colonic polyps. iCAD's systems are based on sophisticated algorithms that analyze the data, automatically identifying and marking suspicious regions in the images. The result is earlier detection of hard-to-find cancers, improved workflow for radiologists and higher quality patient care.

About iCAD, Inc.

iCAD, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICAD) is an industry-leading provider of Computer- Aided Detection (CAD) solutions that enable healthcare professionals to better serve patients by identifying pathologies and pinpointing cancer earlier. iCAD offers a comprehensive range of high-performance, upgradeable CAD systems for the high, mid and low volume mammography markets. iCAD is entrusted with the task of early cancer detection by over one thousand women's healthcare centers worldwide. For more information, call +1 877 iCADnow or visit http://www.icadmed.com.
For iCAD, contact Darlene Deptula-Hicks, EVP and CFO at 603-882-5200 x7944 or

via email at ddeptula@icadmed.com For iCAD Investor Relations, contact Anne Marie Fields of Lippert/Heilshorn &
Associates at 212-838-3777 x6604 or via email at icad@lhai.com For iCAD Public Relations, contact Wendy Ryan of Schwartz Communications

at 781-684-0770 or via email at icad@schwartz-pr.com

"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995:

Certain statements contained in this News Release constitute "forward- looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements involve a number of known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, but are not limited to, the risks of uncertainty of patent protection, the impact of supply and manufacturing constraints or difficulties, product market acceptance, possible technological obsolescence, increased competition, customer concentration and other risks detailed in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The words "believe", "demonstrate", "intend", "expect", "estimate", "anticipate", "likely", and similar expressions identify forward- looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on those forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date the statement was made. The Company is under no obligation to provide any updates to any information contained in this release.


'/>"/>
SOURCE iCAD, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. GeneNews CSO Dr. CC Liew awarded state honour by the Government of Malaysia
2. Mirus Bio Awarded Grants & Contracts of Over $5 Million
3. ICx Awarded $1.5 M Contract by Department of Homeland Security for Development of Next Generation Bio Aerosol Systems
4. ViPS Awarded Enterprise Systems Development (ESD) Contract By CMS
5. GlaxoSmithKline Awarded U.S. Department of Defense Contract to Pursue Novel Antibacterial Research Program
6. Isis Announces $4.2 Million in Government Contracts Awarded to Its Ibis Subsidiary for Biodefense Applications Development
7. Foundation for Biomedical Research Board Chairman Awarded Congressional Gold Medal
8. Isis Awarded $1.5 Million NIH Grant to Improve Chemical Properties of RNAi-Based Therapeutics
9. Caliper Life Sciences Awarded National Institute of Environmental Health Services Contract Valued to $7.0 Million
10. Implicit Awarded US $16.3 Million U.S. Government Contract to Develop Immunomodulatory Drug for Biodefense Threats
11. BIO-key(R) Awarded Contract to Deploy Incident Reporting System for Littleton, CO Police Department
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/10/2017)... PA (PRWEB) , ... October 10, 2017 , ... ... City Science Center’s FirstHand program has won a US2020 STEM Mentoring Award. Representatives ... the award for Excellence in Volunteer Experience from US2020. , US2020’s mission is ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... DALLAS , Oct. 10, 2017 International research firm ... IoT Strategy, will speak at the TMA 2017 Annual Meeting , ... key trends in the residential home security market and how smart safety ... ... "The ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... ... October 10, 2017 , ... USDM ... firm for the life sciences and healthcare industries, announces a presentation by Subbu ... , The presentation, “Automating GxP Validation for Agile Cloud Platforms,” will present a ...
(Date:10/9/2017)... SAN DIEGO , Oct. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... a biological mechanism by which its ProCell stem ... of critical limb ischemia.  The Company, demonstrated that ... the amount of limbs saved as compared to ... of the molecule HGF resulted in reduction of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/23/2017)... N.Y. and ITHACA, N.Y. ... ) and Cornell University, a leader in dairy research, ... with bioinformatics designed to help reduce the chances that ... With the onset of this dairy project, Cornell University ... Consortium for Sequencing the Food Supply Chain, a food ...
(Date:5/16/2017)... --  Bridge Patient Portal , an enterprise patient ... Systems , an electronic medical record solutions developer ... a partnership to build an interface between the ... products, including Centricity Practice Solution (CPS), Centricity Business ... integrations will allow healthcare delivery networks using GE ...
(Date:4/18/2017)... a global expert in SoC-based imaging and computing solutions, has developed ... the company,s hybrid codec technology. A demonstration utilizing TeraFaces ® , ... showcased during the upcoming Medtec Japan at Tokyo Big Sight April ... Vegas Convention Center April 24-27. ... Click here for an image of the M820 ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):