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Studies highlight the potential for cyberattacks in radiology

Two studies presented at a recent annual radiology conference say imaging modalities are at risk of cyberattacks, matching risks identified elsewhere within the healthcare industry. The research, released at the Radiological Society of North America, shows the need to mitigate the risk of cyberattacks in medical imaging before such risks become dangerous. Medical imaging devices,… Read More »

Removable PrEP implant produces high drug levels in rabbits; further studies planned

A small removable plastic implant resembling a tiny piece of dry spaghetti is capable of delivering sustained levels of the drug tenofovir, researchers told last month’s HIV Research for Prevention conference (HIVR4P 2018) in Madrid. The drug delivery capability of the implants was tested on rabbits and will now advance into tests on dogs and… Read More »