Nanox Announces Successful Demonstration of the Nanox.ARC Prototype During RSNA 2020
Live demonstration featured a range of 2D and 3D imaging procedures
NEVE ILAN, Israel, Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NANO-X IMAGING LTD (NASDAQ: NNOX) (“Nanox” or the “Company”), an innovative medical imaging technology
company, announced today that the Company successfully demonstrated its Nanox.ARC next-generation x-ray prototype at the 2020 Radiology Society of North America (RSNA) Virtual Annual Meeting. The
live demonstration featured a range of 2D and 3D imaging procedures using its groundbreaking digital X-ray tube in a unique multi-source array structure.
Ran Poliakine, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Nanox, stated: “We are pleased to have now demonstrated a working prototype of our next generation digital x-ray technology, the Nanox.ARC, in a range of medical imaging procedures that produced unique clinical value. We believe the Nanox.ARC has the potential to significantly expand the market by providing access to the roughly two-thirds of the world’s population who currently do not have access to medical imaging. If successful, we believe this can revolutionize preventive healthcare through early detection of serious and costly medical conditions. To date, we have signed agreements for the deployment of more than 5,100 Nanox.ARC units through our service providers in numerous countries, and, pending local regulatory approvals and customer acceptance, we believe we can begin deployments as early as mid-year 2021.”
A replay of the live demonstration will be available later today on the Investors section of the Company’s website, www.nanox.vision, under “Events & Presentations” on the “Investors” page.
Nanox, founded by the serial entrepreneur Ran Poliakine, is an Israeli corporation that is developing a commercial-grade digital X-ray source designed to be used in real-world medical imaging applications. Nanox believes that its novel technology could significantly reduce the costs of medical imaging systems and plans to seek collaborations with world-leading healthcare organizations and companies to provide affordable, early detection imaging service for all. For more information, please visit www.nanox.vision.
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