TheraGlio - developing theranostics for gliomas.

MedCom Gesellschaft für medizinische Bildverarbeitung mbH
medcom@theraglio.eu

MedCom Gesellschaft für medizinische Bildverarbeitung mbH (MedCom) is located in Darmstadt, Germany, and has been founded in October 1997 as a spin-off company of the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics, the world leader Research and Development (R&D) Institution for Computer Graphics Technologies. Since 2006 MedCom GmbH is totally privately owned and well established as independent company offering a range of own developments. For its efforts MedCom GmbH has been awarded by several awards (please visit http://www.medcom-online.de/references/awards/awards.htm for a complete list). MedCom offers advanced software tools for health professionals mainly focused around the area of "Cancer Treatment". Our customers are mainly companies (OEM), clinics and hospitals. However, the research sector also benefits from the company's advanced ultrasound, radiological and telemedicine applications.

Main tasks attributed to the organisation: Developing the fusion tools for the elastic deformation between CT/MRI/PET and 3D U/S for compensating brain shift. The approach shall include the identification of vessels and bifurcations as inherent anatomic landmarks.