Contrast Media

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News | ACC | December 22, 2015
December 22, 2015 — In 2015, results from the ITALIC and CvLPRIT trials, along with studies examining lifestyle factors...
Access Scientific, Powerwand midline IV catheter, CT contrast injection

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Technology | Contrast Media | November 02, 2015
November 2, 2015 — Access Scientific LLC announced validation of the Powerwand midline IV catheter for power-injectable...
Lumason, CMS, ultrasound contrast agent, approval for reimbursement, Bracco
News | Contrast Media | October 21, 2015
October 21, 2015 — Bracco Diagnostics Inc. announced that Lumason was approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid...
Galt Medical, Health Line International Corp., Nexus CT Midline Catheter with MST Insertion Kit

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Technology | Contrast Media Injectors | October 01, 2015
October 1, 2015 — Galt Medical has partnered with Health Line International Corp. and launched the Nexus CT Midline...
Guerbet, acquisition, Mallinckrodt, CMDS business, contrast media, CT, MRI
News | Contrast Media | July 29, 2015
July 28, 2015 — Guerbet announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire...
MRI, gadolinium, contrast agents, Wolters Kluwer, safety issue
Feature | Contrast Media | June 26, 2015
June 26, 2015 - New results in animals highlight a major safety concern regarding a class of...
Bracco, Lumason, first U.S. echocardiography procedure, Morristown
Feature | June 04, 2015
June 4, 2015 - Bracco Imaging announced that the first...
Visipaque, IOCM, LOCM, angioplasty, EuroPCR 2015
News | May 22, 2015
May 22, 2015 — Significantly fewer renal and cardiac events are associated with...
gadolinium, brain, contrast MRI, Radiology, Kanal
Feature | May 05, 2015
May 5, 2015 — New research, published in the journal Radiology, suggests some types of a popular...
Technology | March 06, 2015
March 6, 2015 — Bracco Imaging, through its business unit Bracco Injeneering SA, announced the availability of its...
nanoparticles, stroke, tPA, blood clot, magnetic, MRI, antiplatelet

Each nanoparticle is composed of an iron oxide core (red squares) that is swathed in albumin (grey) and the anti-clotting agent tPA (green). The iron oxide cubes are about 20 nm on a side.

News | February 26, 2015
February 26, 2015 — By loading magnetic nanoparticles with drugs and dressing them in biochemical camouflage, Houston...
Feature | February 10, 2015 | Raissa Rocha and Dave Fornell
There have been several recent advances with contrast media injector technology, including cutting costs by reducing...
Nephrocheck Test System, Blood testing, contrast media

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News | January 27, 2015
January 27, 2015 — Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics Inc. announced the nationwide availability to hospitals of the...
Bayer Healthcare, Gadavist, FDA, approval, pediatric patients, contrast media

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Technology | January 06, 2015
January 6, 2015 — Bayer HealthCare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Gadavist (...
Technology | December 23, 2014
December 23, 2014 — Bayer unveiled version 2.5 of its Radimetrics Enterprise Platform at the 2014 Radiological Society...
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