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

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...

Siemens, Biograph Horizon PET CT, FDA clearance
Technology | PET-CT | January 21, 2016

January 21, 2016 — Siemens Healthcare has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA...

Gamma Medica, LumaGEM, molecular breast imaging, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, KSA approval
News | Breast Imaging | January 18, 2016

January 18, 2016 — Gamma Medica Inc. announced the Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) has issued a Medical Device...

Gamma Medica, Alpha Imaging, LumaGEM molecular breast imaging system, MBI, distribution agreement
News | Breast Imaging | January 08, 2016

January 8, 2016 — Alpha Imaging, an independent sales and service provider of advanced medical imaging equipment,...

Jeffrey W. Prescott, M.D., Ph.D.

News | Clinical Trials | December 30, 2015

The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) presented its fourth...

Toshiba May Sell its Healthcare Division as Part of its Financial Reforms
News | Radiology Imaging | December 28, 2015 | Dave Fornell

December 28, 2015 — Toshiba announced Dec. 21 it is considering selling off its healthcare division as part of its...

News | Prostate Cancer | December 18, 2015

Cancer Targeted Technology (CTT), a privately-held Seattle-based biotechnology firm focusing on cancer diagnostics...

Lymphoseek, RSNA 2015, clinical study, sentinel lymph node mapping, SLN

Image courtesy of Navidea Biopharmaceuticals

News | Oncology Diagnostics | December 11, 2015

December 11, 2015 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. announced that results from an investigator-initiated imaging...

Dilon Diagnostics, GE Healthcare, distribution, Discovery NM750b Molecular Breast Imaging System, RSNA 2015
Technology | Molecular Imaging | December 10, 2015

December 10, 2015 — Dilon Diagnostics and GE Healthcare announced the signing of an agreement for Dilon to...

New Brain MR Efficiency Applications

Siemens’ 510(k) pending MRI application Simultaneous Multi-Slice (SMS)¹ is based on an acceleration technology that speeds up 2-D acquisition time by a factor of three, enabling advanced MRI applications such as DTI (diffusion tensor imaging) and BOLD (blood oxygen level dependent) in the clinical routine.

Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | November 29, 2015

November 29, 2015 — At the 101st Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America...

News | SPECT-CT | November 24, 2015

Molecular Dynamics will present its revolutionary whole body CZT digital SPECT/CT solution at RSNA 2015.

The...

Mirada Medical, Alliance Medical, NHS, National Health Service, United Kingdom, PET/CT, cancer diagnostics
News | PET-CT | November 18, 2015

November 18, 2015 — Mirada Medical Ltd has announced that its XD3 Advanced...

Gamma Medica, LumaGEM MBI, RSNA 2015, molecular breast imaging

Image courtesy of Gamma Medica Inc.

News | Breast Imaging | November 18, 2015

November 18, 2015 — At this year's Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, Gamma Medica Inc....

GE Healthcare, molecular imaging, PET/CT, Discovery IQ, Discovery NM/CT 670 Pro, RSNA 2015

Discovery IQ PET/CT image courtesy of GE Healthcare

News | Nuclear Imaging | November 16, 2015

November 16, 2015 — GE Healthcare’s ...

Minomic, MUH, first-in-human trial, novel prostate cancer imaging agent, MIL-38, Australia
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | November 03, 2015

November 3, 2015 — Australian immuno-oncology company Minomic International Ltd has struck an agreement to launch...

University of Tennessee, UT Medical Center, PET/CT software, radiation oncology, Siemens

Image courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

News | PET-CT | November 03, 2015

November 3, 2015 — The University of Tennessee Medical Center announced it has implemented new software aimed at...

Siemens, ASTRO 2015, radiation therapy systems and software, Biograph RT Pro, PET/CT, syngo.via

RT Pro edition Biograph mCT system image courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

Technology | Radiation Therapy | October 20, 2015

October 20, 2015 — In October, Siemens Healthcare debuted a host of imaging systems that enable...

Siemens PETNET Solutions, investigational PET molecular biomarker, prostate and breast cancer, PET/CT, PET/MR, NuView Life Sciences

Image courtesy of Philips

News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | October 19, 2015

October 19, 2015 — Siemens’ PETNET Solutions Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens Healthcare, will formulate...