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.

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December 16, 2014 — Data from a Bayer study in children less than 2 years of age (infants) was presented at the 2014 ...

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November 24, 2014 — Bracco Diagnostics Inc. announced the availability of its Isovue (iopamidol injection) Imaging Bulk ...

Time November 24, 2014
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October 15, 2014 — Medical imaging is at the forefront of diagnostics today, with imaging techniques like magnetic ...

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October 15, 2014 – The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has received an additional $1.27 million of funding ...

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October 14, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Lumason (sulfur hexafluoride lipid microsphere) ...

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The use of contrast media in many imaging modalities continues to evolve as physicians seek to improve dose management ...

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September 30, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has allowed marketing of the NephroCheck test, a first-of-a ...

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September 25, 2014 — Mallinckrodt announced the U.S. launch of the OptiSync data management system as a new technology ...

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September 10, 2014 — According to new research performed at the Mayo Clinic, iodine-based contrast material injected ...

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August 14, 2014 — A multi-institutional team of researchers has developed a new nanoscale agent for imaging the ...

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August 11, 2014 — Imaging experts from the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) released a paper, "Guidelines for ...

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July 24, 2014 — Scientists have designed a new self-assembling nanoparticle that targets tumors, to help doctors ...

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July 16, 2014 — In your bones, there is fat. Why? Researchers do not know, but they have theories. How does it get there ...

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July 3, 2014 — The American Society of Echocardiography Foundation (ASEF) launched the second version of its free mobile ...

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June 20, 2014 — Bayer HealthCare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new indication for ...

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April 18, 2014 — Guerbet announced that Lipiodol was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), indicated ...

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April 4, 2014 — GE Healthcare announced results from a new clinical study, which showed that patients receiving ...

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March 26, 2014 – Manhattan Scientifics announced a collaboration with Azano Biotech that will make NanoMRX Precision ...

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March 11, 2014 — Guerbet announced a worldwide launch of FlowSens, a contrast agent injection solution used in X-ray ...

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March 5, 2014 — Researchers at the Cedars-Sinai Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute and Department of Neurosurgery ...

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