PET-CT

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

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...
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)...
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...
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 image review and analysis software is being...
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 Molecular Imaging business will showcase the Discovery IQ positron emission...
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 radiation therapy (RT)...
18F-DCFBC PET/CT
News | Prostate Cancer | August 21, 2015
August 21, 2015 — A molecular imaging biomarker is able to detect fast-growing primary prostate cancer and distinguish...
Siemens, PETNET Solutions, prostate cancer, PET/CT imaging, tracer, New York
News | Molecular Imaging | June 24, 2015
June 24, 2015 - Siemens' PETNET Solutions, a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens Healthcare, announced it will provide...
non-Hodgkins lymphoma, PET/CT, recurrence, SNMMI 2015
Feature | June 12, 2015
June 12, 2015 - Post-treatment surveillance with molecular imaging could mean the early start of a new, life-saving...
GEMC, PET-CT, pharmaceuticals, Institute of Oncology, radiotherapy, Moscow
News | June 10, 2015
June 10, 2015 - In May, Group of Companies European Medical Center (GEMC) became the first private clinic in Russia to...
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 PET/CT...
prostate cancer, recurrence, PET/CT, PSMA-ligand, Matthias Eiber, Ga-68
News | May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015 — The novel Ga-68-PSMA-ligand positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) has substantially...
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 myocardial...
Feature | May 04, 2015 | Dave Fornell
There have been several technology advances in PET/CT (positron emission tomography/computed tomography) systems...
 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 emission...
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...