Technology

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...