Oncology Diagnostics

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FDA Approves Lymphoseek to Help Determine Extent of Head and Neck Cancer
Technology | June 13, 2014
June 13, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved a new use for Navidea Biopharmaceuticals’...
News | June 10, 2014
June 10, 2014 — Advanced cancer of the neuroendocrine system can lead to dismal prognoses, but a novel therapy is...
Toshiba Re-enters U.S. Nuclear Imaging Market With New PET/CT System
News | June 09, 2014
June 9, 2014 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced the release of its Celesteion system for positron...
News | June 09, 2014
June 9, 2014 — The prominent role a single enzyme plays in cancer imaging has eluded researchers for years, but not...
Feature | June 05, 2014
June 5, 2014 — Magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) is one of the top 10 technologies to watch in 2014...
News | May 14, 2014
May 14, 2014 — A small group of patients with locally advanced unresectable pancreatic carcinoma suffered no major ill...
CT Lung Screening ACR Medicare Coverage
Feature | May 07, 2014
May 7, 2014 — The American College of Radiology said it is deeply disappointed at the failure of the Medicare Evidence...
ASTRO Medicare Low-Dose CT Screening Adults Lung Cancer CT Systems
Feature | May 06, 2014
May 6, 2014 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is concerned by the Medicare Evidence Development and...
FDA Approves Lipiodol (Ethiodized Oil) to Image Tumors in Adults With Known Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Technology | April 18, 2014
April 18, 2014 — Guerbet announced that Lipiodol was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), indicated...
Focal Therapeutics BioZorb Tumor Localization Women's Health Oncology Related
News | March 06, 2014
March 6, 2014 — The BioZorb 3-D surgical marker improved targeting for radiation therapy by enhancing visualization of...
News | March 04, 2014
March 4, 2014 — Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA), a growing international player in molecular nuclear medicine,...
Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Lymphoseek Nuclear Imaging Radiopharmaceuticals
News | February 28, 2014
February 28, 2014 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on precision diagnostic...
Feature | October 22, 2013
October 22, 2013 — An optical imaging technique that measures metabolic activity in cancer cells can accurately...
News | October 21, 2013
October 21, 2013 — Jefferson Medical College researchers have developed a hologram-like display of a patient’s organs...
News | October 11, 2013
October 11, 2013 — To recognize the advances in the field of nuclear and molecular imaging, as well as the...
PET systems nuclear imaging oncology related journal of clinical university
News | October 10, 2013
October 10, 2013 — Advanced imaging with Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scans shows promise in predicting which...
Feature | October 09, 2013
October 9, 2013 — Each year, 13 percent of all newly diagnosed lung cancer patients are diagnosed with small-cell lung...
Elekta Learning and Innovation Center Atlanta ASTRO 2013 Oncology Neuroscience
News | October 02, 2013
October 2, 2013 — Elekta unveiled a state-of-the-art learning center at its North American headquarters, in conjunction...
Institute of Medicine of the National Academies Report State of Cancer Care U.S.
Feature | September 13, 2013
September 13, 2013 — The Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academies issued its report, “Delivering High-...
PET/MRI, Philips

Researchers from University Hospitals Case Medical Center have published findings that PET/MRI is promising for several types of cancer.

News | September 03, 2013
September 3, 2013 — Researchers from University Hospitals Case Medical Center have published findings that a new form...