PET-MRI

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

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 North...
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 the U...
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 and...
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News | January 25, 2011
January 25, 2011 — Royal Philips Electronics has announced CE marking for the industry’s first commercially available...
News | January 12, 2011
January 12, 2011 — Sudden, catastrophic childhood epilepsy is a parent’s worst nightmare, especially in the case of...
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 America (RSNA)...
Scanner Simultaneously Acquires MR, PET Data
News | December 01, 2010
December 1, 2010 – One of the world's first whole-body MR/PET systems was introduced at the RSNA 2010 meeting. The...
News | November 24, 2010
November 24, 2010 — Software fusion technologies to support magnetic resonance-positron emission tomography (MR-PET)...
News | November 22, 2010
November 22, 2010 – A new whole-body, integrated magnetic resonance imaging/positron emission tomography (MRI/PET)...
Hybrid Imaging Systems are the Focus at MEDICA 2010
News | September 01, 2010
September 1, 2010 - Two devices in one is one of the mega trends in imaging diagnostics. The spectrum ranges from a...
PET/MRI: The Modality of Choice?

Siemens is developing the Magnetom Trio PET/MRI system. The product is under development and not commercially available in the U.S., and its future availability cannot be ensured. The images above show a patient with a neoplasm.

Feature | August 27, 2010 | Cristen Bolan
In scientific research, sometimes simply connecting two points with a line is enough to paint the big picture. When...
News | July 23, 2010
July 23, 2010 – A new research and development center for medical imaging systems recently opened at University...
Philips PET MRI Dual Systems low res

Philips Healthcare's PET/MR system is in clinical trials.

News | June 08, 2010
June 8, 2010 - A breakthrough in hybrid medical imaging that will provide data for advancing diagnosis of neurological...
Imaging Outlook 2010

Stroke is the leading cause of long-term disability in the U.S. Siemens SOMATOM CT and CT Neuro Engine offer a solution for many aspects of neuroradiology.

Feature | November 11, 2009 | Cristen C. Bolan
With the combined impact of the Deficit Reduction Act (DRA), the credit crisis, the economic slowdown, and the...
HYPERImage Team Builds New Gamma Ray Detectors for Hybrid PET/MR
News | October 30, 2009
October 30, 2009 - As leader of the European Union funded HYPERImage research project, Royal Philips Electronics said...
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News | March 03, 2009
March 4, 2009 – INFINITT will present Xelis, a new line of clinical imaging tools using volume rendering and other...
News | December 10, 2008
December 10, 2008 - Zecotek Photonics Inc. said today that it has received the Frost & Sullivan 2009 Enabling...