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Samplify sells ultrasound business, changes direction

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LONDON – Samplify Systems Inc. (Santa Clara, Calif.), a startup fabless chip company with expertise in compression, has sold off its existing intellectual property portfolio to Cephasonics Inc., a newly-formed company that represents a management buy-out of the Samplify’s ultrasound business and assets. The amount paid was not disclosed.

The sell off supports a change of direction at Samplify to focus on high-performance computing, cloud computing, and conmsumer electronics. Samplify announced the change of direction and the appointment of Allan Evans ...

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Use of portable ultrasound machines banned

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Now, ‘on-call’ portable ultrasound machines wouldn’t be permitted any longer in the state. In a letter issued to all districts, municipal corporations by the state health department, usage of all portable ultrasound machines should be discontinued.

“The central government amended the Pre-Conception Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act, 1994 and subsequent gazette notification was made in February. However, we got a copy of it only 10 days ago and have written to ...

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Study: Extra ultrasound tests benefit women at increased risk of breast cancer – Press-Register

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MOBILE, Alabama — The addition of a screening ultrasound or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to annual mammography in women with an increased risk of breast cancer and dense breast tissue resulted in a higher rate of detection of incident breast cancers, according to a study in the April 4 issue of JAMA.

“Annual ultrasound screening may detect small, node-negative breast cancers that are not seen on mammography. Magnetic resonance imaging may reveal additional breast cancers missed by both mammography ...

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