As Blackford’s Curated Marketplace of vetted applications grows and our Platform Partner applications develop, it can be challenging to keep abreast of these updates. This new series brings together a summary of the latest news and updates from our Platform Partners.



  • axial3D has been recognized as a health tech leader by Global Digital Health 100. Read more.
  • NHS praises axial3D’s AI innovative approach in a recent report. Read here.
  • axial3D helps improve heart surgery procedures at Southampton hospital. Read more.


  • icometrix will be at the European Congress of Radiology in Vienna on March 11-15. You can find them at booth AI-5.
  • icometrix updated their website, which now includes all previous webinars and blogs. Have a look here.

Imagebiopsy lab

  • ImageBiopsy Lab announces a new partnership with Leiden University Medical Center. Read more.


  • Missed MaxQ AI’s RSNA 2019 Symposium: “AI: Delivering on the Promise”? Watch the highlights here.
  • MaxQ AI’s CEO Gene Saragnese and other industry leaders share their thoughts with Michael Walter of AI in Healthcare. Read more.
  • MaxQ AI announces ISO 27001 certification for cybersecurity management. Find out more here.


  • Resonance Healthcare updated its FerriScan and FerriSmart website. Have a look here.

Subtle Medical

  • Subtle Medical is hosting a free webinar on Tuesday, March 24th at 10 am PST titled: “The state of AI and MR: A market update. Register here.
  • Subtle Medical had multiple abstracts accepted by ISMRM 2020. Their research validates the successful use of AI in their SubtleMR & SubtleGAD software solutions. Find the abstracts here.


  • VIDA’s LungPrint® continues to receive high praise from users. Most recently, Dr. Matthew Kuhn remarked, “The overall performance of LungPrint has been a perfect companion to my lung nodule tool.”
  • VIDA recently completed a pilot study to measure the efficiency improvements of reading a chest CT scan with and without the aid of LungPrint. They measured a 16% reduction in interpretation time per case when LungPrint was used.