Nuclear Imaging

Molecular imaging, also called nuclear imaging, includes positron emission computed tomography (PET) and single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) imaging. This section includes radiopharmaceuticals and tracersPET-CTSPECT-CT, and PET-MRI

PET/CT scan, brain stress center, heart disease predictor, ACC.16
News | PET-CT | April 05, 2016

April 5, 2016 — New research shows individuals with a greater degree of activity in the stress center of the...

PET imaging, cancer treatment, UCLA study, Caius Radu, dCK
News | PET Imaging | March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 —A promising new discovery by University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) scientists could lead to a...

IBA, sale, IBA Molecular, proton therapy, radiopharmaceuticals
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the sale of IBA Molecular (IBAM) in which IBA had a 40...

PET-CT, head and neck cancer, U.K. study, persistent cells

Scans showing the remaining surviving cancer cells after treatment. Image courtesy of University of Birmingham

News | PET-CT | March 23, 2016

March 23, 2016 — New research shows that innovative scanning-led surveillance can help identify the need for, and...

PET/CT, oropharyngeal cancer, recurrence, study, Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Symposium
News | PET-CT | March 16, 2016

March 16, 2016 — For patients treated with definitive...

MRI, fluorine tracer agent, UC San Diego, Eric Aherns
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016 — Writing in the March 14 online issue of Nature Materials, researchers at University of California,...

Alzheimer's disease, IDEAS study, patient enrollment open, amyloid PET scan
News | PET Imaging | March 03, 2016

March 3, 2016 — Participating dementia specialists may now enroll patients in the Imaging Dementia—Evidence for...

News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | March 01, 2016

March 1, 2016 — Wisconsin-based Shine Medical Technologies Inc., producer of medical tracers and cancer treatment...

Alzheimer's disease, oligomers, amyloid plaque, bifunctional chemical agents, Washington University in St. Louis
News | PET Imaging | February 23, 2016

February 23, 2016 — The National Institutes of Health recently bestowed a $1.5 million grant on a Washington...

PET scans, lung cancer survivors, overuse, national study
News | PET Imaging | February 22, 2016

February 22, 2016 — A new study suggests that one approach to watching for...

Lymphoseek, cervical cancer study, MD Anderson, sentinel lymph node biopsy, SLNB
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | February 18, 2016

February 18, 2016 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. last week announced that the first patient has been enrolled in...

Weill Cornell Medicine, Senior Scientific, magnetix relaxometry, MRX technology, prostate cancer detection
News | Prostate Cancer | February 18, 2016

February 18, 2016 — Manhattan Scientifics Inc. announced its wholly-owned subsidiary Senior Scientific LLC, which is...

Toshiba Celesteion PET/CT, Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology
News | PET-CT | February 10, 2016

February 10, 2016 — Patients at Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology’s (FVHO) new cancer care center are receiving a...

MEDraysintell, nuclear medicine, proton therapy, brachytherapy, global markets, 2030
News | Radiation Therapy | February 03, 2016

February 3, 2016 — The nuclear medicine, proton therapy and brachytherapy markets represent less than 0.1 percent of...

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Sponsored Content | Case Study | SPECT-CT | February 03, 2016

Patient presented to UH Case Medical Center’s emergency department with severe chest pain, suggesting either a...

radiotracer, cancer imaging, diagnostics, PET, 18F-FLT
News | Oncology Diagnostics | January 29, 2016

January 29, 2016 — A biochemical compound developed as a...

Putting Patients First grant, 2015 winners, AHRA, Toshiba
News | Radiology Imaging | January 28, 2016

January 28, 2016 — Seven leading healthcare providers have been selected as recipients of the eighth annual Putting...

UltraSPECT, 450th U.S. installation, Firelands Regional Medical Center, nuclear medicine, radiation safety
News | Nuclear Imaging | January 27, 2016

January 27, 2016 — UltraSPECT Inc. has marked the 450th U.S. installation of its low-dose image processing...

News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | January 26, 2016

January 26, 2016 — University of Missouri researcher Silvia Jurisson and her interdisciplinary team recently...

prostate cancer, imaging agent, 64Cu-TP3805, PET/CT, Thomas Jefferson University study
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | January 21, 2016

January 21, 2016 — Researchers at Thomas Jefferson University have found the method they developed to image the...