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 | June 13, 2009

June 13, 2009 - Lantheus will be the first company to be able to offer Technetium-99 (Tc99m) derived from...

3D rabbit heart spiral CT images enhanced using the N1177 contrast agent.

News | June 12, 2009

June 12, 2009 - NanoScan Imaging LLC today announced the publication of new data demonstrating the use of...

News | June 11, 2009

June 12, 2009 - Covidien will be highlighting at the 2009 SNM Annual Conference in Toronto, June 13-17, its...

News | June 11, 2009

June 11, 2009 – PETNET Solutions, a subsidiary of Siemens Medical Solutions USA Inc. that manufactures and...

Photo courtesy of Siemens Medical Solutions

Feature | June 10, 2009 | Cristen C. Bolan

Molecular imaging in clinical trials accelerates the development of promising compounds by allowing...

News | June 02, 2009

June 2, 2009 - Celsense Inc. reported it is one of the recipients in a four-year $1.95 million grant from...

News | May 28, 2009

May 28, 2009 - Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. has completed patient enrollment of CaRES (Contrast Echocardiography...

Lantheus to Build Mo-99 Medical Isotope Supply Via Supply Chain Diversification
News | May 20, 2009

May 20, 2009 – Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. has signed an agreement with NTP Radioisotopes (Pty) Ltd., a...

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...