Canon Inc. Is Developing A Color Display For Mammography
MELVILLE, N.Y., December 1, 2014 - Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announced today that it will showcase a work-in-progress color display1, for mammography images that is being developed by its parent, Canon Inc., during the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Annual Meeting on November 30 to December 4, 2014 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Canon Inc. intends to file a 510(k) application with the Food and Drug Administration with regard to the display, but no assurances can be given that it will do so or that the display will be made available for sale in the United States. It is currently contemplated that the display will be a 30-inch, 10-megapixel (4,096 x 2,560 pixel) color display for mammography. The display is subject to change.
Canon U.S.A., Inc. and Hologic, Inc., a market leader in 2D and 3D mammography, will feature the work-in-progress display in their booths during RSNA. Visit Canon (booth 1241, Hall A) and Hologic (booth 2539, Hall A) for more information about the work-in-progress display.
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1 A 510(k) application has not been made with the Food and Drug Administration with regard to the display and the display is not available for sale in the United States.
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