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.

FDA Review sNDA Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Lymphoseek Injection
News | March 07, 2014

March 7, 2014 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has...

News | March 04, 2014

March 4, 2014 — Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA), a growing international player in molecular nuclear...

Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Lymphoseek Nuclear Imaging Radiopharmaceuticals
News | February 28, 2014

February 28, 2014 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on precision diagnostic...

Thomas Jefferson University Concussions Nuclear Imaging SPECT
News | January 29, 2014
January 29, 2014 — Researchers are seeking to understand what happens inside the living brain after a concussion.  In a...
Feature | January 23, 2014
January 23, 2014 — An international research team at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is testing a sugar-based...
The Ultraspect xpress.cardiac nuclear imaging solution reduced SPECT radiation dose.
News | January 03, 2014
January 3, 2014 — As the global medical isotope shortage continues indefinitely following the plant leak in South...
Michael J. Fox Foundation Leads Charge to Develop Alpha-Synuclein PET Tracer to Image Parkinson's Disease Biomarker
News | December 20, 2013

The pursuit of an imaging tool to visualize the protein alpha-synuclein, the hallmark pathology of Parkinson's...

News | December 20, 2013

Piramal Imaging announced today the European Union's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP)...

Radiopharmaceuticals and tracers nuclear molecular imaging pet systems SNMMI
Technology | November 20, 2013
November 20, 2013 — The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug...
Radiopharmaceuticals and tracers radiation therapy journal of nuclear medicine
News | November 15, 2013
November 15, 2013 — For patients who fail to respond to current first-line and second-line treatments for colorectal...
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News | November 13, 2013
November 13, 2013 — Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc., a developer, manufacturer and distributor of diagnostic...
cyclone 70 zevacor IBM nuclear imaging radiopharmaceuticals and tracers PET
News | November 08, 2013
November 8, 2013 — Zevacor Molecular, a healthcare firm that manufactures and distributes...
Vizamyl, flutemetamol, FDA, GE

Vizamyl (flutemetamol F-18) uptake shown in brains of patients who are normal and full of amyloid plaque.

Technology | October 25, 2013
October 25, 2013 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved Vizamyl (flutemetamol F 18 injection), a...
nuclear imaging PET systems radiopharmaceuticals alzheimer's association
News | October 03, 2013

October 3, 2013 — The Alzheimer's Association is disappointed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (...

nuclear imaging clinical trial study radiopharmaceuticals tracers li-cor
News | October 02, 2013

October 2, 2013 —The Thayer School of Engineering and Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth together with LI-COR...

News | September 26, 2013

September 26, 2013 — Siemens’ PETNET Solutions has announced a three-year agreement with The US Oncology Network to...

News | September 03, 2013

September 3, 2013 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on precision diagnostic...

News | August 09, 2013

August 9, 2013 — Positron Corporation entered into a multi-year radioisotope supply agreement with iThemba LABS of...

News | August 08, 2013

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its proposed decision memorandum regarding the use of...