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.

Technology | April 08, 2011
April 8, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared a next-generation compact gamma camera. MedX’...
Technology | April 08, 2011
April 8, 2011 – Spectrum Dynamics has installed the second D-SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography) system...
SPECT Upgrade Significantly Cuts Exam Time
News | April 08, 2011
April 8, 2011 – At the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Annual Scientific Meeting in New Orleans, Siemens...
Feature | March 29, 2011
Wide beam reconstruction (WBR) reduces both dose and image acquisition time by 50 percent for myocardial perfusion...
Videos | Molecular Imaging | March 22, 2011
An interview with Peter Herscovitch, M.D., chief of the positron emission tomography (PET) department, senior attending...
Dilon - BSGI with the Dilon 6800 Gamma Camera
News | December 23, 2010
Dilon Diagnostics provides a complete system for breast-specific gamma imaging (BSGI) and biopsy guidance. The Dilon...
GE Healthcare Acquires CZT Detector Company

Discovery NMCT 570C

News | November 15, 2010
November 15, 2010 — With regard to its molecular imaging business, GE Healthcare announced an agreement to acquire the...
News | November 10, 2010
November 10, 2010 – During RSNA 2010, GE Healthcare will announce the availability of the Discovery NM/CT 670, an...
Technology | October 08, 2010
October 8, 2010 — The Ivy Model 3000 Series Cardiac Trigger Monitor offers precision image-triggering nuclear...
News | August 13, 2010
August 13, 2010 - In an effort to help customers increase utilization, while reducing scheduled downtime for planned...
News | August 04, 2010
August 3, 2010 — New cancer-specific imaging compounds may help enhance the imaging capabilities of positron emission...
Technology | August 02, 2010
Siemens showcased multiple technologies and software solutions at SNM 2010, all designed to increase patient safety and...
News | July 09, 2010
July 9, 2010 – Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced this week that it has signed a new manufacturing and supply...
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News | June 03, 2010
June 3, 2010 – A single photon emission tomography (SPECT) system may significantly reduce patient and staff...

Versatile Emission Computed Tomography (VECTor) combines microPET and microSPECT.

Technology | June 01, 2010
June 2, 2010 - TU Delft and Molecular Imaging Labs (MI Labs) have succeeded in combining two forms of medical imaging...
Portable Nuclear Imaging System Expands Utility, Performance
Technology | April 27, 2010
April 27, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week cleared a large field-of-view, general-purpose...
Cardiac SPECT Camera Reduces Time, Radiation
News | April 14, 2010
April 14, 2010 – The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York has become the first facility in the United States to...

ProxiScan

Technology | April 14, 2010
April 14, 2010 - For the first time, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave 510(k) clearance to a gamma...
Dual-isotope imaging: reduced-dose, shorter-scan-time stress images acquired with 20 mCi Tc-99m at 10 sec/frame. Photo courtesy of Mayo Clinic.

Dual-isotope imaging: reduced-dose, shorter-scan-time stress images acquired with 20 mCi Tc-99m at 10 sec/frame. Photo courtesy of Mayo Clinic.

News | March 09, 2010
March 9, 2010 – As an alternative to the technetium (Tc-99M) isotope used in many nuclear imaging studies, UltraSPECT...
cardiolite Tc-99
News | January 26, 2010
January 26, 2010 – The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) selected GE...