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 | Oncology Diagnostics

September 18, 2015 — Edinburgh Molecular Imaging Ltd. (EM Imaging) has signed an exclusive global license for a novel ...

Time September 18, 2015
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News | Ultrasound Imaging

September 14, 2015 — University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., D.Sc., was ...

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News | Contrast Media

September 11, 2015 — Tiny gas microbubbles can enhance the delivery and absorption of cancer drugs in patients with ...

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News | MRI Breast

August 12, 2015 — Researchers have shown that magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can detect the earliest signs of breast ...

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News | Contrast Media

July 29, 2015 — Researchers funded by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) have ...

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Feature | Contrast Media

July 28, 2015 — Guerbet announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire ...

Time July 28, 2015
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Feature | Contrast Media

June 26, 2015 - New results in animals highlight a major safety concern regarding a class of magnetic resonance imaging ...

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News

June 16, 2015 - The prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) biomarker is the bullseye for three new magnetic resonance ...

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Feature | Contrast Media

June 4, 2015 - Bracco Imaging announced that the first echocardiography imaging procedure with Lumason was performed in ...

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May 22, 2015 — Significantly fewer renal and cardiac events are associated with angioplasty procedures using isosmolar ...

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Feature

May 5, 2015 — New research, published in the journal Radiology, suggests some types of a popular contrast agent used in ...

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Technology

March 6, 2015 — Bracco Imaging, through its business unit Bracco Injeneering SA, announced the availability of its ...

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February 26, 2015 — By loading magnetic nanoparticles with drugs and dressing them in biochemical camouflage, Houston ...

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Feature

February 13, 2015 — For the first time, researchers have reversed some of the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease in mice ...

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Feature | Raissa Rocha and Dave Fornell

There have been several recent advances with contrast media injector technology, including cutting costs by reducing ...

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News

January 30, 2015 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced an agreement with the Institute for Radioelements (IRE) for ...

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January 27, 2015 — Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics Inc. announced the nationwide availability to hospitals of the Nephrocheck ...

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Technology

January 6, 2015 — Bayer HealthCare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Gadavist ...

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Technology

December 23, 2014 — Bayer unveiled version 2.5 of its Radimetrics Enterprise Platform at the 2014 Radiological Society ...

Time December 23, 2014
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