Dec. 10 — The United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued iCAD two patents, No. 7,298,877 and No. 7,308,126.
Ken Ferry, president and CEO of iCAD, said that the “first patent provides an information fusion method for multiple indicators of cancer by using a specific method of combining lesion information, while the second patent addresses improved clinical workflow.”
The Nashua, N.H.-based iCAD has received four patents in 2007, which include two patents issued in June related to computer-aided detection billing workflow support and CAD for virtual colonoscopy.