Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for nuclear and molecular imaging agents, radiotracers and radiopharmaceuticals used in PET or SPECT imaging. This includes advances in myocardiac perfusion agents.

Flutemetamol radiotracer images in normal patients and those with Alzheimers disease.

News | February 17, 2012

January 17, 2012 – Data presented at the 6th Annual Human Amyloid Imaging (HAI) meeting in Miami suggest that the...

News | February 16, 2012

January 5, 2012 - A group of thought leaders in Alzheimer's disease (AD) says the science is solid and the time has...

Feature | February 09, 2012 | Dave Fornell

Several positron emission tomography (PET) imaging agents are being developed to visualize Alzheimer’s disease in...

News | January 30, 2012

January 30, 2012 — Positron Corp., a molecular imaging healthcare company specializing in the field of nuclear...

News | January 20, 2012

January 20, 2012 – Nuclear cardiology imaging company Positron Corp. this week acquired Manhattan Isotope Technology...

News | January 13, 2012

January 13, 2012 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is updating healthcare professionals and the public...

News | January 06, 2012

January 6, 2012 – Bracco Diagnostics said it plans to close out the recall process for its CardioGen-82 cardiac...

News | December 13, 2011

December 13, 2011 – During RSNA 2011, Bracco explained it is working with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA...

News | October 31, 2011

October 31, 2011 –Lantheus Medical announced it has been awarded a three-year supplier contract with Premier...

News | October 19, 2011

October 19, 2011 – The development of Alzheimer’s disease drugs and early detection has been hindered for years...

News | October 19, 2011

October 19, 2011 — University of California Davis (UC Davis) Health System, Petnet Solutions Inc. and Northern...

News | September 30, 2011

September 30, 2011 – The Molecular Imaging Biomarker Research Group of Siemens Medical Solutions recently completed...

News | September 14, 2011

September 14, 2011 – To accelerate and enhance the development of metabolic imaging and other innovative technology...

Feature | September 01, 2011 | Thomas Kron

September 1, 2011 – As with all chronic illnesses, it is everyone's dream to be able to diagnose Alzheimer's disease...

News | August 27, 2011

August 25, 2011 — Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has...

News | August 24, 2011

August 24, 2011 -- Radiopharmaceuticals are pharmaceutical agents used to diagnose certain medical problems, such as...

Technology | August 04, 2011

August 4, 2011 – To improve patient health through safe and efficient use of radioactive materials during handling,...

News | August 02, 2011

August 2, 2011 – Two new studies published in the August 2011 issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine (JNM) provide...

Blog | July 28, 2011

Typically, the only radiation facing travelers is from the airport scanners they must walk through to board...

Technology | July 26, 2011 | Dave Fornell

July 26, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting healthcare professionals to stop using...