Contrast Media

Contrast media, also called contrast agents, are used to enhance the blood and perfusion in tissues. This includes iodine based contrast for on computed tomography (CT), gadolinium based agents for MRI and lipid bubble contrast agents used in ultrasound.

News | May 08, 2009

May 8, 2009 – Siemens Healthcare has filed an exploratory Investigational New Drug (eIND) application with...

Technology | May 04, 2009

The MEDRAD Informatics Solution platform uses a service-oriented architecture that automates capture of...

News | March 31, 2009

March 31, 2009 – Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. reported that its novel fluorine 18-labeled positron...

News | March 30, 2009

March 30, 2009 – Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. released at ACC 2009 new data regarding the use of DEFINITY Vial For...

News | March 25, 2009

March 25, 2009 – Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. today announced that new data for the company’s...

News | February 24, 2009

February 24, 2009 - Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. today said a paper published online in the February 2009...

Feature | February 18, 2009

February 18, 2009 - MEDRAD’s Intego PET Infusion System has been named one of Medical Imaging Magazine’s...

News | January 26, 2009

January 26, 2009 - FluoroPharma Inc., a company developing bolecular imaging agents for the Positron Emission...

Feature | January 20, 2009

January 20, 2009 - Cambridge Research & Instrumentation (CRi) and VisEn Medical signed a non-exclusive...

News | January 08, 2009

January 8, 2009 – Bayer Schering Pharma AG and Hamamatsu Photonics K.K., Japan have signed a licensing agreement for...

News | January 06, 2009

January 6, 2009 - MEDRAD has agreed to collaborate with the University of Zurich in a study on dynamic PET...

News | January 05, 2009

January 5, 2009 - Arlington Medical Resources (AMR), a provider of market intelligence for the...

News | December 31, 2008

December 31, 2008 – According to results from a Phase 2 clinical study (BP-23), Zemiva, when combined with...

Technology | December 31, 2008

December 31, 2008 - The FDA today approved Vasovist Injection (gadofosveset trisodium), manufactured by...

News | December 28, 2008

December 29, 2008 – When Zemiva, an imaging agent by Molecular Insight Pharmaceuticals Inc., is combined...

Technology | December 22, 2008

December 23, 2008 – The FDA approved for marketing EPIX Pharmaceuticals’ novel blood pool magnetic...

News | December 15, 2008

December 15, 2008 - Lantheus Medical Imaging reported that new data from a retrospective, multicenter, cohort study...

News | December 09, 2008

December 9, 2008 - PLC Systems Inc. said recently it has received full approval from the FDA for its U.S....

Technology | December 05, 2008

December 5, 2008 - At RSNA 2008 this week, ACIST Medical Systems featured its DICOM-connected IRiS (...

News | December 04, 2008

December 4, 2008 - A first-ever 208-person study comparing the renal safety, occurrence of cardiovascular...