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Fujifilm Provides Innovative Endoscopic Solutions to Meet Clinical and Business Needs of Medical Professionals at ACG 2014


Wayne, N.J., – WEBWIRE

“Fujifilm is more than a leading supplier of high quality flexible endoscope technology. Our experience and knowledge of financial solutions assist in operating efficiently, rounding out an affordable product portfolio,” said Kurt Cannon, Vice President of Sales, Marketing, Operations and Support Services, Endoscopy Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc.

Wayne, N.J., October 17, 2014 (Booth # 505) – At the Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), The Endoscopy Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. will showcase the EPX-4440HD Digital Video Processor with FICE and Light Source which is now available in the United States. The annual meeting will be held October 17 – 22, 2014 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Flexible spectral Imaging Color Enhancement (FICE) is an image processing technology which generates real-time spectral images from conventional white light images through the use of special processing algorithms. Now available on the VP-4440HD video processor from Fujifilm, it enables users to apply image enhancement to emphasize the contrast to a white light endoscopy image.

"FICE technology is another step forward in Fujifilm’s dedication to providing innovative endoscopic solutions to meet clinical and business needs of medical professionals,” said Keiichi Nagata, President, Endoscopy Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc.

ACG provides a forum for showcasing the latest innovations in gastrointestinal products and services. Fujifilm also has a long commitment to advancing education and will continue that commitment by supporting the ACG Outreach Program, designed to offer educational information and hands-on experiences to high school students interested in the medical field.  As part of the program, Fujifilm will provide equipment to support the hands-on workshop that will be held on October, 21, 2014 from 9:00 – 10:30 AM at the Philadelphia High School for Girls in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Customers can count on continual innovation and comprehensive services provided by Fujifilm. The following will also be featured at ACG:  

  • 600 Series endoscopes with CMOS technology – the EG-600WR and EC-600WL are equipped with the latest megapixel CMOS image sensor technology which provides high resolution images as close as 2mm with less peripheral distortion.
  • Ultrasound Processor Sonart and companion second generation ultrasound video endoscopes equipped with innovative image processing technology called ZONE Sonography™ and Sound Speed Correction Technology that provides excellent diagnostic capabilities.
  • Double Balloon Endoscopy platform – the solution for small bowel enteroscopy, which continues to pave the way in endoscopic innovation.

"Fujifilm is more than a leading supplier of high quality flexible endoscope technology. Our experience and knowledge of financial solutions assist in operating efficiently, rounding out an affordable product portfolio,” said Kurt Cannon, Vice President of Sales, Marketing, Operations and Support Services, Endoscopy Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc.

Summit Imaging, the exclusive image management platform partner of Fujifilm endoscopy, will also be present with their suite of software products for gastroenterology.

Visit Fujifilm at ACG 2014 (Booth #505) to learn more or to speak with a Fujifilm representative. For more information, please visit: www.fujifilmendoscopy.com.

About Fujifilm
FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is a leading provider of diagnostic imaging products and medical informatics solutions to meet the needs of healthcare facilities today and well into the future. From an unrivaled selection of digital x-ray systems, to the Synapse® brand of PACS, RIS and cardiovascular products, to advanced women’s health imaging systems, Fujifilm has products that are ideal for any size imaging environment. The Endoscopy Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. supplies high quality, technologically advanced FUJINON brand endoscopes to the medical market. FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is headquartered in Stamford, CT. For more information please visit www.fujimed.com and www.fujifilmendoscopy.com.
 
FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan brings continuous innovation and leading-edge products to a broad spectrum of industries, including: healthcare, with medical systems, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics; graphic systems; highly functional materials, such as flat panel display materials; optical devices, such as broadcast and cinema lenses; digital imaging; and document products. These are based on a vast portfolio of chemical, mechanical, optical, electronic, software and production technologies.  In the year ended March 31, 2014, the company had global revenues of $23.9 billion, at an exchange rate of 102 yen to the dollar. Fujifilm is committed to environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit: www.fujifilmholdings.com.
 

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CONTACT:
Lauren Geloso
Fujifilm
(914 789-8303
lgeloso@fujifilm.com  
 



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