Molecular Imaging

Molecular Imaging

Molecular Imaging

A new four-year research study will determine the clinical usefulness and value of a brain positron emission tomography (PET) scan in diagnosing Alzheimer’s and other dementias. The $100 million Imaging Dementia – Evidence for Amyloid Scanning (ID...

Discovery NM/CT 670 Pro, SPECT/CT

GE Healthcare introduced the Discovery NM/CT 670 Pro at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Annual Meeting (SNMMI 2014). Quantitative accuracy in nuclear medicine is enabled by Q.Metrix and Q.AC, GE Healthcare's newest software i...

September 24, 2014 — GE Healthcare announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of its Discovery IQ PET/CT (positron emission tomography/computed tomography) system.

Patients with advanced breast cancer that may have spread to their lymph nodes could benefit from a more robust dose of a molecular imaging agent called Tc-99m filtered sulfur colloid when undergoing lymphoscintigraphy, a functional imaging techni...

Alzheimer's Association, ACR, trial, amyloid, PET, diagnosis, IDEAS
A new four-year research study will determine the clinical usefulness and value of a brain positron emission tomography (PET) scan in diagnosing Alzheimer’s...
The World Molecular Imaging Society (WMIS) announced the kick-off of a collaboration with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to promote best practices for co-...
The World Molecular Imaging Society (WMIS) announced the kick-off of a collaboration with the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes...
Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among women in developed countries.[1] It is estimated that about 12 percent of women in the...
Siemens Healthcare's Symbia Evo Excel SPECT (single-photon emission computed tomography) system, a new version of the company’s Symbia E
Navidea Biopharmaceuticals' Inc. Lymphoseek (technetium Tc 99m tilmanocept) injection is U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-...
501(k)-cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), GE Healthcare's Discovery IQ PET/CT (positron emission tomography/computed...
Navidea Biopharmaceuticals’ Lymphoseek (technetium Tc-99m tilmanocept) injection is a radioactive diagnostic imaging agent, approved by the...

Articles

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among women in developed countries.[1] It is estimated that about 12 percent of women in the...
nuclear imaging, overuse, CT, regional, U.S., breast, prostate, cancer
Where you receive medical care impacts many things - including whether or not you receive inappropriate medical tests, according to a new study.
light therapy, radiation oncology, radiopharmaceuticals, PET
Using a mouse model of cancer, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have devised a way to apply light-based therapy to deep...
SNMMI, PET/MRI, PET/CT, foot pain, diagnosis, nuclear imaging
A single scan could diagnose the cause of foot pain better and with less radiation exposure to the patient than other methods, according to a study in the...

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Centricity, webinar, ZFV, ZFP, viewer, remote viewing system, enterprise
Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...