Here’s the latest instalment in our news updates from Blackford Platform Partners.

In August, neurodegenerative disease assessment specialist CorTechs Labs announced that its RSI-MRI+ for Prostate product will be integrated across SimonMed’s imaging network. SimonMed is one of the largest outpatient medical imaging providers and largest physician radiology practices in the United States.

Medical imaging enhancement specialist Subtle Medical announced a new webinar entitled Pushing Scanners Beyond – Enhancing Speed and Quality that will take place later in September. The company also announced it was awarded Phase II funding of $1.6 million of its SBIR grant to develop AI software to reduce gadolinium dosage needed during MRI exams. Finally, Subtle was included in CB Insights Digital Health 150 listing of the most promising digital health startups in the world – the company will present at the Future of Health conference later this month.

Another company included on CB Insights Digital Health 150 was imaging AI specialist icometrix, which was announced as part of the “most global list ever”, covering the best private healthcare companies from 17 countries. The company also presented a poster showing the results of a study conducted to determine how many MRI acquisitions from a real-world dataset of MS patients satisfy the CMSC brain MRI guidelines revised in 2018.

Stay tuned for more partner news next month!