Technology

The new GE Healthcare Discovery NM630 single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) is engineered to help accommodate more patients than previous generation GE nuclear medicine systems....
Expanding upon its radiopharmacy platform, GE Healthcare is introducing new tracers to the FASTlab multi-tracer platform, an advanced positron emission tomography (PET) chemistry system on which the c...
The Biograph mMR is the first system worldwide to enable simultaneous whole-body acquisition of data from magnetic resonance (MR) and positron emission tomography (PET). While MR provides exquisite...
Philips Healthcare's TruFlight Select is the first economical positron emission tomography (PET)/computed tomography (CT) system equipped with time-of-flight (TOF) technology....
A second-generation version of the Intego PET Infusion System features a new design that is 38 percent smaller, power-driven and includes enhancements to technologist workflow....

A new PET/CT scanner has been introduced that helps address the increasing cost pressures faced by healthcare providers....

Spectrum Dynamics' D-SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography) system uses a cadmium zinc telluride (CZT) nuclear imaging detector, which enable high resolution, low-dose nuclear imaging.
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Siemens PETNet Solutions is the first commercial manufacturer and distributor to be granted abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) approval for a fludeoxyglucose (FDG) F18 injection for nuclear imagi...

Physicians can determine whether a patient needs cardiac radionuclide imaging (RNI) from a free smartphone app available on iPhone, BlackBerry and Android platforms....

Low-dose, flat-panel computed tomography (CT) iterative reconstruction was added to the BrightView XCT single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT)/CT system....

A program proactively monitors molecular imaging system performance online and in real-time to help predict scanner breakdowns....

A monthly, online service allows clinicians to review and interpret general and cardiac nuclear medicine studies from anywhere in the world for a low monthly rate....

A new partnership enables data communication between Medrad's Intego positron emission tomography (PET) infusion system and Pinestar Technology's Nuclear Medicine Information System (NMIS)....

A large field-of-view, general-purpose portable nuclear imaging system makes it possible to image without boundaries for a diverse range of locations, including the intensive care unit, cardiac care u...

A new imaging agent, Cat B 750 FAST, for measuring and monitoring cathepsin B activity associated with disease progression and therapeutic response in vivo was released at the 2009 American Heart Asso...

GE Healthcare launched in Europe Discovery NM/CT 670, a hybrid imaging platform designed to improve workflow, dose management, and overall image quality.

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Royal Philips Electronics line of SPECT/CT systems includes the BrightView X, a scalable SPECT camera that can be easily upgraded with CT when physicians are ready for the full capabilities of BrightV...

CardioGen-82, the only generator-based, cardiac Positron Emission Tomography (PET) perfusion imaging agent approved by the FDA, produces Rb-82 using a specialized generator technology....

UltraSPECT's half-dose imaging feature is an addition to the capabilities available on the Xpress.Cardiac, its half-time WBR image reconstruction product....

The UltraSPECT Attenuation Correction/Scatter Correction (ACSC) software package to its nuclear medicine image reconstruction products is a field upgrade option for WBR cardiac image reconstruction pr...

GE Healthcare's Alcyone Technology is a nuclear cardiology SPECT platform combining cadmium zinc telluride (CZT) detectors, focused pin-hole collimation, 3D reconstruction and stationary data acquisit...