Technology | October 27, 2008

SPECT Comes Full Circle with New Preclinical System

GE’s Pre-Clinical Imaging products showcase the newest in animal imaging - the new eXplore speCZT, a full-ring solid-state detector small animal SPECT.

The system utilizes a cadmium zinc telluride (CZT) detector, allowing for full 360-degree coverage around the animal and high-energy resolution to enable dual or triple radio-nuclide imaging. The increased sensitivity of speCZT helps medical researchers perform dynamic small animal SPECT imaging to precisely quantify radiotracer uptake and identify morphological changes.

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