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.

Pamela Woodard, nanoparticle, Washington University, PET scan, plaque

Pamela Woodard, M.D., led a team that designed a new imaging agent that may light up dangerous plaque in arteries.

Feature | January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved for human evaluation a nanoparticle-...

Contrast media, Nuclear imaging, Radiopharmaceuticals and tracers

Image courtesy of Lantheus

News | January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced an agreement with the Institute for Radioelements (IRE)...

News | November 13, 2014

 Nov. 13. 2014 — Coquí RadioPharmaceuticals Corp. (Coquí Pharma) is working to become the first commercial producer...

News | November 07, 2014

November 7, 2014 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. and Shine Medical Technologies Inc. announced that the companies...

Technology | October 16, 2014

October 16, 2014 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has...

News | October 15, 2014

October 15, 2014 – The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has received an additional $1.27 million of...

Sirtex
News | October 01, 2014

October 1, 2014 — Newly published European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) clinical guidelines for the treatment...

News | September 29, 2014
September 29. 2014 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. has announced that that the Committee for Medicinal Products for...
News | September 16, 2014

September 16, 2014 — Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA), an international specialist in molecular nuclear...

Vizamyl PET cases showing examples of negative flutemetamol (18F) PET scan (left) and positive scan (right).

News | September 02, 2014

September 2, 2014 — GE Healthcare announced that the Vizamyl flutemetamol (18F) solution for injection has received...

News | August 29, 2014

August 29, 2014 — Kit Lam and colleagues from UC Davis and other institutions have created dynamic nanoparticles (...

News | August 27, 2014

August 27, 2014 — Telik Inc., a clinical stage oncology drug development company that merged with MabVax...

News | August 20, 2014

August 20, 2014 — NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes LLC signed a non-exclusive letter of intent with GE Healthcare, a...

News | August 20, 2014

August 20, 2014 — Three out of four people would want to know what kind of neurological disorder they had, even if...

First U.S. Commercial Neuraceq Scan Beta-amyloid Plaque Imaging  WVU Healthcare
News | August 14, 2014

August 14, 2014 ? Piramal Imaging announced that WVU Healthcare in West Virginia, is the first center in the United...

News | July 31, 2014

July 31, 2014 — Study data presented at the...