PET-CT

PET-CT combines positron emission tomography (PET) detectors and computed tomography (CT) into one imaging system. 

Toshiba, Celesteion, Steinberg Diagnostic Medical Imaging, U.S., first
News | June 08, 2015

June 8, 2015 - Steinberg Diagnostic Medical Imaging (SDMI) of Las Vegas has bolstered its capabilities by installing...

News | June 03, 2015

June 3, 2015 - Mirada Medical and Nautilus Medical have announced their agreement to provide the portable Mirada...

prostate cancer, recurrence, PET/CT, PSMA-ligand, Matthias Eiber, Ga-68
News | May 28, 2015

May 28, 2015 — The novel Ga-68-PSMA-ligand...

Lantheus, flurpiridaz F 18, ICNC12, SPECT, CAD, PET, MPI, myocardial perfusion
News | May 04, 2015

May 4, 2015 — Results from Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc.’s first Phase 3 study of flurpiridaz F 18 for...

Feature | May 04, 2015 | Dave Fornell

There have been several technology advances in ...

 Toshiba_Celesteion
News | May 01, 2015

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

News | January 08, 2015

January 8, 2015 — Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "MediPoint: Nuclear Imaging - PET and SPECT...

Nuclear imaging, PET/CT, Clinical Trial/Study, RSNA 2014

PET/CT on the left and an MRI on the right demonstrating the relative locations of both the Hypothalamus and the Pituitary.

News | December 05, 2014

December 5, 2014 — Hybrid imaging with positron emission tomography and computed tomography (PET/CT) in the...

Sketch of original Houndsfield CT scanner.

Godfrey Hounsfield created the prototype for the CT scanner.

Feature | November 06, 2014 | Greg Freiherr

Physicians at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago were as stunned in 1979 by Godfrey Hounsfield’s exclamation...

Nuclear Medicine is the New Personalized Medicine

Photo courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

Blog | October 03, 2014

Remember the race to map the human genome, when the widest international collaboration in history went up against...

GE Healthcare Announces FDA Clearance of Discovery IQ PET/CT
Technology | September 24, 2014

September 24, 2014 — GE Healthcare announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of its...

Feature | July 02, 2014 | Melinda Taschetta-Millane

The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) recently held its annual meeting in St....

Videos | Nuclear Imaging | June 20, 2014

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shares his choices for the most innovative new technologies in nuclear imaging that were on...

Blog | June 19, 2014

There were several interesting studies coming out of the 2014 meeting for the Society of Nuclear Medicine and...

Videos | Nuclear Imaging | June 19, 2014

Satoshi Minoshima, M.D., Ph.D., chairman of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Scientific...