PET-MRI

PET-MRI combines positron emission tomography (PET) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) into one imaging system.

GE Healthcare University of Wisconsin Scool of Medicine Imaging
Technology | October 05, 2012

October 5, 2012 — Imagine a place where doctors can tell patients in advance if cancer treatment will work for them...

PET images produced using florbetapir, which highlights beta-amyloid plaques, show the brains of a cognitively normal subject (top left); an amyloid-positive patient with Alzheimers disease (top right); a patient with mild cognitive impairment (bottom left) and a patient with mild cognitive impairment who progressed to dementia during a multi-center 18-month study (bottom right). Image courtesy of the journal Neurology

Blog | July 27, 2012

When I was a kid, living in a mid-size Wisconsin town, my family would drive the mile or so from our home to the...

Philips Demonstrates Innovations in Nuclear Imaging With Applications for IntelliSpace Portal
News | June 08, 2012

June 8, 2012 — At this year’s SNM Annual Meeting, June 9-13, Philips Healthcare is highlighting its portfolio of...

patient with lung cancer, MR/PET

In this patient with lung cancer, MR/PET clearly demonstrates an area of activity in the right apex, shown by the cross-hairs. No other areas are identified, indicating localized disease. The top rows depict MRAC images the bottom are fused MR/PET images.

Feature | May 29, 2012 | Pablo R. Ros, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.

Magnetic resonance/positron emission tomography (MR/PET) is the newest imaging modality falling within the category...

Technology | December 28, 2011

December 28, 2011 — Mirada Medical will demonstrate their software magnetic resonance/positron emission tomography (...

Philips Receives FDA Clearance to Market its PET/MR Imaging System in the U.S.
News | December 01, 2011

November 28, 2011 – Philips Healthcare announced 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

The Philips Ingenuity TF PET/MR system

The Philips Ingenuity TF PET/MR system features separate PET and MRI scanners with one automated table gantry.

Feature | November 23, 2011 | Dave Fornell

The new imaging modality of positron emission tomography (PET)/magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was introduced in...

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News | September 28, 2011

September 28, 2011 – Researchers have a new weapon in their arsenal to diagnose and treat traumatic brain injury (...

Mediso Introduces First Integrated Whole-Body Preclinical PET/MRI Imager
News | September 13, 2011

September 13, 2011 – Mediso Medical Imaging Systems announced at the World Molecular Imaging Congress (WMIC) the...

Hong Kong Sanatorium and Hospital Deploys GE PET/MRI System
News | September 01, 2011

September 1, 2011 — Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital (HKSH) has selected GE Healthcare’s tri-modality imaging...

Blog | August 11, 2011

In the yesteryears of over-optimism, when medical imaging was in its heyday, magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS)...

Blog | July 21, 2011

Wielding an assortment of high-energy photons, ultrasonic waves and radiofrequencies, radiology has made a practice...

Feature | July 18, 2011 | Roberto Aranibar, Frost & Sullivan Healthcare Research Analyst

Despite its first commercial appearance in the late 1970s, positron emission tomograpnhy (PET) did not begin gaining...

Siemens Receives 2011 Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation
News | July 13, 2011

July 13, 2011 – Based on its recent analysis of the medical imaging market, Siemens Healthcare was given the 2011...

breast cancer image from Philips Ingenuity TF PET/MR system

A breast cancer image from Philips Ingenuity TF PET/MR system from its first install site in Geneva, Switzerland.

Feature | June 28, 2011 | Dave Fornell

The new imaging modality of positron emission tomography (PET)/magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was introduced in...

Siemens PET-MRI 2
Technology | June 10, 2011

June 10, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Siemens Healthcare 510(k) clearance for the...

New Collaborative Imaging Technologies Showcased at ECR

Philips PET/MR system

News | March 08, 2011

March 8, 2011 – Patient-focused technologies that also foster greater collaboration between radiologists...

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News | January 25, 2011

January 25, 2011 — Royal Philips Electronics has announced CE marking for the industry’s first commercially...

News | January 12, 2011

January 12, 2011 — Sudden, catastrophic childhood epilepsy is a parent’s worst nightmare, especially in the...

One of the oddest items seen on the show floor was a cross-section of a real horse head preserved in plastic.

One of the oddest items seen on the show floor was a cross-section of a real horse head preserved in plastic.

Feature | December 08, 2010 | Dave Fornell

 

Over the past several years, the focus on new technology at the annual Radiological Society of North...

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