Technology & AI
The history of X-ray: a journey through time and medical technology
By Kayleigh Shooter
August 24, 2020
2020 marks the 125th anniversary of Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen’s discovery of X-rays. A discovery that changed the world and more profoundly the view of the human body. And we’ve been there from the very beginning. Only 3 days after the discovery was announced, we began building our very first X-ray tube for medical applications. Since then we’re continuously driving X-ray innovation shaping the future of healthcare to help humans live healthier and longer.