GE Healthcare strives to develop new medical solutions that can form the basis for future health care. Image diagnostics is one of the core areas. On the team they have Tordivel AS which has been responsible for the development of a unique automatic inspection solution based on Scorpion Vision Software. The system is designed to detect faulty cassettes used for the production of PET contrast agent.
PET/CT scanning is currently the leading and most advanced imaging examination method available in medicine. It is a very useful and well documented tool, and provides new opportunities for more precise diagnostics in such areas as cancer. GE Healthcare AS supplies hospitals with the special contrast agent used in the study.
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The You Tube Video shows the system in action.