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Founded in 1995 as technology startup Voxar, Edinburgh-based Canon Medical Research Europe Ltd. has been a Research & Development subsidiary of Canon Medical Systems Corporation since 2009. Our advanced visualization and healthcare imaging informatics software is integrated into tens of thousands of CT, MRI, Ultrasound and Interventional X-Ray scanners and diagnostic workstations deployed in hospitals throughout the world.
Our staff collaborate closely with colleagues at Canon Medical Systems headquarters in Japan and at sibling R&D centres globally: Canon Medical Systems Research Institute USA, Vital Images, Canon Medical Systems (China) and Olea Medical
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- Lisowska, A. et al. (2015) ‘An Evaluation of Supervised, Novelty-Based and Hybrid Approaches to Fall Detection Using Silmee Accelerometer Data’, The IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV) Workshops, 2015, pp. 10-16.
- O’Neil, A., Murphy, S. and Poole, I. (2015) ‘Anatomical landmark detection in CT data by learned atlas location autocontext’, Proceedings of the 19th Conference on Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, pp. 189-194.
- Gondim Teixeira, P. et al. (2014) ‘Bone Marrow Edema Pattern Identification in Patients With Lytic Bone Lesions Using Digital Subtraction AngiographyLike Bone Subtraction on Large-Area Detector Computed Tomography’, Investigative Radiology, vol. 49, no. 3, pp. 156-164
- Tang, Q. et al. (2014) ‘A combined local and global motion estimation and compensation method for cardiac CT’, Proc. SPIE 9033, Medical Imaging 2014: Physics of Medical Imaging, 903304.
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- Murphy, S. et al. (2014) ‘Fast, Simple, Accurate Multi-atlas Segmentation of the Brain’, in Ourselin, S. and Modat, M. (eds) Biomedical Image Registration Springer International Publishing, pp.1-10.
- Dabbah, M. et al. (2014) ‘Detection and location of 127 anatomical landmarks in diverse CT datasets’, Proc. SPIE 9034, Medical Imaging 2014: Image Processing, 903415.
- Kirişli, H.A. et al. (2013) ‘Standardized evaluation framework for evaluating coronary artery stenosis detection, stenosis quantification and lumen segmentation algorithms in computed tomography angiography’, Medical Image Analysis, vol. 17, no. 8, pp. 859-876
- Mohr, B., Masood, S. and Plakas, C. (2012) ‘Accurate lumen segmentation and stenosis detection and quantification in coronary CTA’, in Proceedings of 3D Cardiovascular Imaging: a MICCAI segmentation challenge workshop.
- Piper, J. et al. (2012) ‘Objective evaluation of the correction by non-rigid registration of abdominal organ motion in low-dose 4D dynamic contrastenhanced CT’, Physics in Medicine and Biology, vol. 57, no. 6, p. 1701.
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- Akinyemi, A. et al. (2009) ‘Automatic labelling of coronary arteries’, 2009 17th European Signal Processing Conference, pp. 1562-1566.
Our growing IP portfolio includes 50 granted patents – and others pending – protecting aspects of medical image registration, segmentation, visualization and user interface design.