SPECT Imaging

Single-photon emission computerized tomography (SPECT) imaging is a nuclear imaging technology (also referred to as molecular imaging) that produces images showing how organs work.

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G-SPECT photo courtesy of MILabs Inc.

News | SPECT Imaging | September 23, 2015
September 23, 2015 — The World Molecular Imaging Society (WMIS) presented the first annual Commercial Innovation of the...
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Image courtesy of Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc.

News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | September 03, 2015
September 3, 2015 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. received initial notice of award for a Fast Track Small Business...
SPECT, traumatic brain injury, TBI, post-traumatic stress disorder, PTSD
News | Molecular Imaging | July 08, 2015
July 8, 2015 - After comparing more than 20,000 brain scans, researchers have identified differences between traumatic...
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News | Molecular Imaging | June 29, 2015
June 29, 2015 - The Global Nuclear Medicine Diagnostics Market report from Mordor Intelligence revealed that North...
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News | June 11, 2015
June 11, 2015 - At the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI), June 6-10...
eVance, Kromek, SPECT cameras, CZT, OEM
Technology | June 08, 2015
June 8, 2015 - Kromek announced the launch of eVance, a new generation of cadmium zinc telluride (CZT)-based SPECT (...
UltraSPECT, dose management, lower dose SPECT

UltraSPECT's image reconstruction software can be used on older SPECT systems to allow lower-dose imaging. This is an example of the software's imaging capability using between 30-50 percent less dose.

Feature | April 20, 2015 | Dave Fornell
<p>Nuclear myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) with positron emission tomography (PET) and single-photon emission...
News | January 08, 2015
January 8, 2015 — Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "MediPoint: Nuclear Imaging - PET and SPECT...
Discovery NM/CT 670 Pro, SPECT/CT
Technology | June 13, 2014
June 13, 2014 — GE Healthcare introduced the Discovery NM/CT 670 Pro at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular...
Symbia, Intevo, SPECT/CT, Siemens

The Symbia Intevo SPECT/CT is the first system to integrate SPECT and CT into a unified dataset for much improved image quality.

Feature | May 06, 2014 | Raissa Rocha and Dave Fornell
The past year saw the release of several new, innovative technologies to improve nuclear imaging in both positron...
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...
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News | November 08, 2013
November 8, 2013 — Zevacor Molecular, a healthcare firm that manufactures and distributes positron emissions tomography...
Moving Awareness to Action in Nuclear Medicine Dose
Feature | September 27, 2013 | E. Gordon DePuey, M.D., director of nuclear medicine, St. Luke?s-Roosevelt Hospital, N.Y
The call for dose reduction in nuclear medicine continues to find its voice, with both the Society of Nuclear Medicine...
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UltraSPECT Xpress.Cardiac

News | September 11, 2013
September 11, 2013 -- UltraSPECT announced that MaineHealth, a family of hospitals and medical centers throughout Maine...
Feature | July 26, 2013 | Jamshid Maddahi, M.D., FACC, FASNC, and René R. S. Packard, M.D.
Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a major cause of death in modern industrialized countries. Assessments of regional...
CardioPET

Dynamic scanning images illustrate potential image quality of fatty acid uptake using PET/CT with FluoroPharma's CardioPET.

Feature | May 14, 2013 | Thijs Spoor
The next generation of positron emission tomography (PET) imaging agents will herald an age when PET will eclipse...
Technology | May 07, 2013
May 7, 2013 — UltraSPECT has announced its distribution agreement with PharmaLogic for the sale of UltraSPECT’s cardiac...
FDA Approval GE Healthcare's AdreView Nuclear Imaging SPECT systems
Technology | March 22, 2013
March 22, 2013 — GE Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of a new indication for...
gamma camera
News | January 21, 2013
Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI), also known as Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI), is a procedure that is able to...
Blog | October 11, 2012
With its million-dollar scanners and their mushrooming use in recent years, medical imaging has become the poster child...