PET-CT

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

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...
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 PET/CT (...
 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...
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 lead...
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 need...
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 pituitary...
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 as...
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 the...
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 Discovery...
Feature | July 02, 2014 | Melinda Taschetta-Millane
The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) recently held its annual meeting in St. Louis. It...
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 Molecular...