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.

News | June 20, 2011

June 8, 2011 – Research introduced at the Society of Nuclear Medicine's 58th annual meeting this week may lead to...

News | June 14, 2011

June 14, 2011 – Positron, a molecular imaging company specializing in the field of nuclear cardiology, is relocating...

Technology | June 13, 2011

June 13, 2011 - Expanding upon its radiopharmacy platform, GE Healthcare is introducing new tracers to the FASTlab...

Medrad Launches Second Generation Intego PET Infusion System
Technology | May 20, 2011

May 20, 2011 – Medrad Inc., a business of Bayer HealthCare, has announced the launch of the next generation Intego...

News | May 18, 2011

May 18, 2011 – Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced data from a phase 2 clinical trial that demonstrated positron...

News | April 14, 2011

April 14, 2011 – Interim results from a randomized study on the impact of a SPECT imaging system on...

News | April 04, 2011

April 4, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given a complete response letter to Eli Lilly and...

News | April 04, 2011

April 4, 2011 – The American College of Radiology's Imaging Network (ACRIN) and the Eastern Cooperative Oncology...

Feature | March 15, 2011 | Jim Katzaroff

Much of nuclear imaging depends on a steady supply of an isotope called molybdenum-99 (Mo-99). A byproduct of...

News | March 11, 2011

March 11, 2011 – U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. today reached...

Technology | March 10, 2011

March 10, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted an abbreviated new drug...

News | March 04, 2011

March 4, 2011 – For the first time, quantitative—not qualitative—data analysis has demonstrated that time-of-flight...

News | February 16, 2011

February 8, 2011 — The only direct National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) traceable dose...

News | February 10, 2011

February 10, 2011 – A new bill introduced to the U.S. Senate aims to promote sustainable, domestic production of the...

News | February 08, 2011

February 8, 2011 – In an announcement by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the National Institutes of...

News | February 08, 2011

February 9, 2011 – In an announcement by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the National Institutes of...

News | February 03, 2011

February 3, 2011 – Beginning Feb. 7, 2011, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will...

News | January 21, 2011

January 21, 2011 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Peripheral and Central Nervous System Drugs...

A normal brain scan with the SPECT imaging agent DaTscan showing normal dopamine transporter (DaT) activity.

Technology | January 18, 2011

January 19, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared a radiopharmaceutical agent intended...

News | January 03, 2011

January 3, 2011 – A registered radiopharmaceutical product has received a positive opinion for the mutual...