PET Imaging

Positron emission tomography (PET) is a nuclear imaging technology (also referred to as molecular imaging) that enables visualization of metabolic processes in the body. The basics of PET imaging is that the technique detects pairs of gamma rays emitted indirectly by a positron-emitting radionuclide (also called radiopharmaceuticals, radionuclides or radiotracer). The tracer is injected into a vein on a biologically active molecule, usually a sugar that is used for cellular energy. PET systems have sensitive detector panels to capture gamma ray emissions from inside the body and use software to plot to triangulate the source of the emissions, creating 3-D computed tomography images of the tracer concentrations within the body.

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July 16, 2024 — A new research paper was published in Oncotarget's Volume 15 on June 20, 2024, titled, “Comparison of ...

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June 20, 2024 — GE HealthCare joined the world’s top medical and academic institutions at the Society of Nuclear ...

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June 18, 2024 — Positron Corporation, a leading molecular imaging medical device company offering PET and PET-CT ...

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June 14, 2024 — Positron Corporation, a leading molecular imaging medical device company offering PET and PET-CT ...

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June 13, 2024 — Positron Corporation, a leading molecular imaging medical device company offering PET and PET-CT ...

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June 11, 2024 — A new ultra-high-performance brain PET system allows for the direct measurement of brain nuclei as never ...

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June 10, 2024 — Siemens Healthineers announces the Food and Drug Administration clearance of the Biograph Trinion, a ...

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May 14, 2024 — University Hospitals (UH) and Siemens Healthineers announce a 10-year strategic alliance that builds on ...

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April 24, 2024 — A new study from Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a founding member of the Mass General Brigham healthcare ...

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April 23, 2024 — CDL Nuclear Technologies, a pioneer in advanced diagnostic solutions, is proud to announce the launch ...

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April 5, 2024 — RLS Radiopharmacies, America’s only Joint Commission-accredited radiopharmacy network, today announced ...

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February 9, 2024 — A novel PET imaging technique can noninvasively detect active inflammation in the body before ...

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January 23, 2024 — Siemens Healthineers announces the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of syngo Virtual ...

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January 23, 2024 — Quibim announced it has added an industry-leading cancer detection capability to its prostate tool ...

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According to research conducted by Polaris Market Research, the global positron emission tomography (PET)/computed ...

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January 16, 2024 — The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) and the European Association of Nuclear ...

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January 5, 2024 — Perspective Therapeutics, Inc., announced that it has entered into a patent license agreement with ...

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December 27, 2023 — The American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) announced David M. Naeger, MD, as the 2024 ARRS ...

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December 6, 2023 — Philochem AG, a wholly owned subsidiary of Philogen S.p.A., and Blue Earth Diagnostics, a Bracco ...

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