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Medical Imaging

Integrated solutions based on the science of imaging biomarkers

Improving decision making, increasing efficiency and potentially reducing clinical trial costs

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Medical imaging endpoints can provide objective evidence of a drug’s safety and efficacy across all phases of clinical development. ICON provides end-to-end integrated solutions based on the science of imaging biomarkers via cutting edge technology and image analysis tools. Our use of leading-edge technology combined with market leading expertise and best practice processes streamline the collection and management of images during clinical trials.

As experts in medical imaging and cardiac safety testing for clinical trials, we provide the ideal combination of personal service, global reach, scientific expertise, and on-time data delivery. Our core team of more than 250 qualified clinical imaging professionals includes radiologists, imaging scientists, and certified imaging technologists. These highly trained and experienced experts will provide advice on imaging endpoints and the critical uses of imaging for the medical, scientific and regulatory aspects of your trial - enabling improved clinical trial decision making and successful outcomes.

As part of one of the world's largest global CRO’s we have access to a wealth of operational and scientific resources. When you partner with ICON you will benefit from:

  • Access to over 700 highly trained radiologists, certified in their modalities, and experienced in how to view and improve image quality
  • The highest quality reader model in the industry – consistently delivering reader performance metrics beyond our competitors
  • A global network using standard processes to deliver consistent, reproducible quality data
  • A range of support resources – including in-house scientific team/ data management/ medical writing/ translation services

Expert medical imaging for all stages of clinical research

End-to-end support for all critical components of your imaging study:


  • Consultation and protocol design support for imaging endpoints
  • Site selection, training and support
  • Equipment provision
  • Image acquisition
  • Electronic image transfer and de-identification 
  • Certified radiologic technologist image QC


  • Independent blinded image review 
  • Quantitative and qualitative analysis
  • Adjudication
  • Support for early-phase imaging biomarker decision-making
  • Biostatistics imaging expertise offering numerous modelling and qualification options
  • Regulatory and compliance support

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