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

 Toshiba_Celesteion
News | May 01, 2015

Based on its ongoing analysis of the medical imaging market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Toshiba America Medical...

prostate cancer, [18F]DCFPyL, PSMA, biomarker, Johns Hopkins, WMIS
News | April 30, 2015

April 30, 2015 — A first-in-human prostate cancer study in...

UltraSPECT, dose management, lower dose SPECT

UltraSPECT's image reconstruction software can be used on older SPECT systems to allow lower-dose imaging. This is an example of the software's imaging capability using between 30-50 percent less dose.

Feature | April 20, 2015 | Dave Fornell

<p>Nuclear myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) with positron emission tomography (PET) and single-photon...

Alzheimer's Association, ACR, trial, amyloid, PET, diagnosis, IDEAS
News | April 17, 2015

April 16, 2015 — A new four-year research study will...

News | April 07, 2015

April 7, 2015 — The World Molecular Imaging Society (WMIS) announced the kick-off of a collaboration with the...

New PET Image Analysis Technique Tracks Amyloid Changes With Greater Power
News | March 20, 2015

Researchers from Banner Alzheimer's Institute (BAI) have developed a new brain image analysis method to better track...

NorthStar, RadioGenix, isotopes, separation system, Tc-99m

Image courtesy of NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes LLC

News | March 17, 2015

March 17, 2015 — NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes LLC will unveil the commercial model of its RadioGenix...

NOPR, CMS, PET, NaF-18, comment period, bone metastasis
News | March 17, 2015

March 17, 2015 — The National Oncologic PET Registry (NOPR) Working Group submitted a formal request to the Centers...

nuclear imaging, overuse, CT, regional, U.S., breast, prostate, cancer
Feature | March 11, 2015

March 11, 2015 — Where you receive medical care impacts many things - including whether or not you receive...

light therapy, radiation oncology, radiopharmaceuticals, PET

Researchers at the Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine are utilizing light generated by the Cherenkov effect, seen here, with PET to treat deep tumors.

Feature | March 10, 2015

March 10, 2015 — Using a mouse model of cancer, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis...

radiotherapeutics, nuclear medicine, PET, SPECT, MEDraysintell
News | March 10, 2015

March 10, 2015 — The first annual financial results of Xofigo (radium-223 dichloride) from Bayer are in line with...

SNMMI, PET/MRI, PET/CT, foot pain, diagnosis, nuclear imaging
Feature | March 09, 2015

March 9, 2015 — A single scan could diagnose the cause of foot pain better and with less radiation exposure to the...

News | March 09, 2015

BC Technical, the nation's leading non-OEM provider of Medical Imaging Solutions, has acquired Eclipse Systems, a...

News | February 27, 2015

February 27, 2015 — University of Tubingen and Mediso Ltd announced at the 4th Tubingen PET/MR Workshop a...

PET/CT, lung cancer, follow-up, tumor tracking, nuclear imaging, trial
News | February 23, 2015

February 23, 2015 — New research from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine reveals a high value for scans which could...

Alzheimer's, tau PET tracers, positron emission tomography, dementia, research
News | February 19, 2015

February 19, 2015 — One of the hottest topics in current ...

holmium beads, radiation therapy, UMC Utrecht, radiopharmaceuticals, tracers
News | February 18, 2015

February 18, 2015 — Researchers at University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht are developing an innovative cancer...

Lantheus, Jubilant HollisterStier, Neurolite, manufacturing, radiopharmaceutical

Image courtesy of Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc.

News | February 04, 2015

February 4, 2015 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has...

Blog | February 01, 2015

We have entered a time in this country when more powerful is not necessarily better, when we can do more than we...