TIRAT CARMEL, Israel, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RSNA Booth 4335 – Medic Vision Imaging Solutions, Ltd., the leading innovator of vendor-independent image enhancement solutions for low-dose CT exams, announced today that Hisense Medical Equipment Co., a global display and image processing company, chose to partner with the company for the integration of SafeCT technology with its advanced medical solutions. Medic Vision's SafeCT, a universal 3D iterative image reconstruction system, enhances CT images acquired with low-dose protocols on conventional scanners. The integrated Medic Vision – Hisense products are set to be launched in 2015.
Hisense Medical is a subsidiary of China-based Hisense Group, a multibillion-dollar global conglomerate and leading provider of technologies including flat panel TVs and displays. Through the cooperative agreement, Medic Vision's leading-edge iterative image reconstruction technology will be paired with medical display and 3D model reconstruction expertise from Hisense to develop advanced visualization solutions for radiologists and physicians including for diagnosis and preoperative planning and simulation. Both companies' technological expertise will come together within a unified system that reconstructs and displays 3D models of organs such as the liver or kidney, for preoperative surgical assessment.
"To have been selected as a technology partner by Hisense, a world leader in the displays market, is validation of the excellence of SafeCT and the benefits it offers patients and providers alike," said Eyal Aharon, CEO, Medic Vision. "Medic Vision's partnership with Hisense is a significant step towards expanding our global reach, while also diversifying our portfolio to provide a greater breadth of image enhancement solutions and a new standard of quality in medical diagnostic displays and 3D imaging."
The state-of-the-art Hisense medical displays, supported by SafeCT's 3D image reconstruction, will deliver advanced diagnostic performance while maintaining significant cost-effectiveness. Initial sales of the joint solution will begin in early 2015, with new product development immediately following.
"Medic Vision has proven to be a leader in image enhancement technologies, and we see tremendous opportunity resulting from this partnership," said Chuan Gao, CEO, Hisense Medical Co. "We have truly combined the best of both worlds to create advanced solutions that will improve healthcare delivery and further establish our leadership in 3D medical imaging technology."
The Hisense medical displays will be showcased during RSNA at the Medic Vision booth. To experience first hand their superior quality and learn more about how the partnership between Medic Vision and Hisense Medical can help diagnosis, visit Medic Vision booth #4335.
About Medic Vision
Medic Vision Imaging Solutions, Ltd. is a leading provider of cost-effective, vendor-independent image enhancement solutions for low-dose protocol CT exams. Medic Vision's SafeCT uses proprietary, patented 3D iterative image reconstruction algorithms to enhance CT images acquired with low-dose protocols. Today the add-on SafeCT is in routine clinical use at major hospitals and imaging centers nationwide, supporting CT scanner systems from all manufacturers, including GE, Philips, Siemens, and Toshiba.
About Hisense Medical Equipment Co. Ltd.
Hisense Medical Equipment Co. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hisense Group Corporation founded in March 2014. With its 45 years' experiences in display and image processing technology, Hisense has successfully extended its business into medical display and related areas.
For decades, Hisense has pioneered in the research and application of medical electronics technology. Today Hisense counts more than 100 R&D personnel in medical research: more than 90% hold a doctor/master's degree while 60% of which have around 10 years of experience in the development of medical end-user products and solutions.
Today, Hisense Medical Equipment Co. possesses a complete product line, ranging from medical display, medical imaging appliances to computer-aided surgery systems, etc. In this medical equipment market with ever-changing technology, Hisense is devoted to the enrichment and perfection of its product line.
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