Nucleus provides medical images to NewsCom customers
Washington D.C. NewsCom, a leading worldwide provider of news and visual content, announced today that it has added Nucleus Medical Art, Inc., to its extensive roster of industry-leading content partners. Founded in 1997, Nucleus offers more than 12,000 full-color medical illustrations, animations, interactive media and other communications content.
Nucleus’ collection of highly specialized visual content details human anatomy, physiology, embryology and histology. The company also maintains the web’s largest repository of reference illustrations depicting surgery, trauma, pathology, diseases and conditions. Through NewsCom, Nucleus also will provide updates on breaking news relating to health, such as a bird flu outbreak, and milestone observances that could include breast cancer awareness events.
“NewsCom strives to provide quality content that is timely and relevant,” said NewsCom General Manager Bill Creighton. “Our partnership with Nucleus Medical Arts will offer a wealth of visual content that will be useful to any publication faced with the challenge of illustrating complex medical concepts in a news or feature story.”
Nucleus boasts a staff of 24 illustrators, animators, programmers, designers and project managers with professional degrees from medical and technological institutions, including the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, the Medical College of Georgia, the University of Toronto and the Rochester Institute of Technology.
"We're pleased to partner with NewsCom to provide our extensive medical illustration collection to the editorial publishing community," said Keith Pavlik, president and co-founder of Nucleus Medical Art, Inc. "Communicating medical information clearly is always challenging. Medicine is a visual science, and readers understand health information more quickly when medically-related text is paired with informative visual content."
NewsCom (www.newscom.com) is a world leader in providing customers with high-quality content from a vast array of global sources. NewsCom offers customers one-stop access to more than 15 million rights-managed and royalty-free photos, graphics, illustrations and stories from more than 100 of the world's foremost publishers and content creators. Customers around the globe count on NewsCom to meet their creative and editorial needs each and every day, providing them what they need, when they need it.
About Nucleus Medical Art, Inc.
Nucleus Medical Art is a leading creator and publisher of medical illustrations, medical animations, interactive media, and educational material for patient, consumer and professional education. Its customers include publishers, health care web sites, medical institutions, pharmaceutical companies, attorneys and health care professionals. The privately held company is headquartered in Atlanta, Ga.