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The reduction of

lung cancer deaths through use of low-dose CT scans. Learn more about Imaging Forward

The estimated number

of cancer patients who receive radiation therapy each year. Learn more

The reduction of

breast cancer deaths among women who receive regular mammography screening.
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The number of

jobs the medical imaging industry accounted for in 2009. Learn more

According to the New England Journal of Medicine, medical imaging is one of the top developments that "changed the face of clinical medicine" during the last millennium. Today, imaging is...
  • MITA Statement 03.31.15

    Washington State Coalition Calls for Timely Action to Repeal Medical Device Tax

    Washington, D.C. – The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) and the Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association (WBBA) today led a coalition in delivering a letter to Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell of Washington state calling for timely action on legislation to repeal the medical device tax. Learn More

  • MITA Statement 03.16.15

    MITA Announces New Regulatory and Standards Director

    Washington, D.C. – The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) today announced that Megan Hayes has joined the organization as Regulatory and Standards Director. Learn More

  • Publications 03.13.15

    Fast X-ray micro-tomography for low-Z materials

    X-ray phase-contrast micro-tomography (XPCMT) is an important method for the non-destructive acquisition of internal information from samples composed of low-Z elements. Learn More

  • MITA News 03.11.15

    An Unwise Tax on Medical Innovation

    The device tax, a tax that even the Congressional Research Service says is “challenging to justify,” since excise taxes are generally used to discourage undesirable activities such as smoking, just isn’t a lynch pin to the fate of the law. No matter what happens to Obamacare, one fact remains: The medical device tax stymies innovation, creating unnecessary hurdles for both established manufacturers and start-ups, which rely equally on pushing boundaries to realize what was once only imagined. Learn More

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