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 | January 09, 2012

January 9, 2012 – GE Healthcare announced the Brivo NM615 has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

Lantheus is developing flurpiridaz (an 18-F labeled PET agent) to help detect smaller occlusions. It has a half-life of two hours and is expected to undergo final FDA review in 2014.

Feature | November 22, 2011 | Dave Fornell

There are currently three major trends in cardiac nuclear perfusion imaging technology: advances in detector...

News | September 14, 2011

September 14, 2011 – The Delaware Insurance Commissioner’s announcement that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware (...

News | September 09, 2011

September 9, 2011 — GE Healthcare announced it has received commitments from more than 100 customers globally for...

Technology | June 20, 2011

June 8, 2011 – GE Healthcare is offering a new fully upgradeable single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT)...

News | June 20, 2011

June 8, 2011 – Research introduced at the Society of Nuclear Medicine's 58th annual meeting this week may lead to...

News | April 19, 2011

SNM's Clinical Trials Network (CTN) last week validated its 100th scanner, an important milestone in CTN's two-and-...

Technology | April 08, 2011

April 8, 2011 – Spectrum Dynamics has installed the second D-SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography)...

News | April 08, 2011

April 8, 2011 – At the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Annual Scientific Meeting in New Orleans,...

Feature | March 29, 2011

Wide beam reconstruction (WBR) reduces both dose and image acquisition time by 50 percent for myocardial perfusion...

Hartford Hospital performs about 1,000 CardioGen-82 PET MPI scans per year. Its PET/CT camera is a GE Discovery LS four-slice.

Feature | December 06, 2010 | April Mann, BA, CNMT, NCT, RT(N)

As production of molybdenum-99 returns to normal with the Canadian Chalk River Laboratories reactor back...

Discovery NMCT 570C

News | November 15, 2010

November 15, 2010 — With regard to its molecular imaging business, GE Healthcare announced an agreement to acquire...

News | November 10, 2010

November 10, 2010 – During RSNA 2010, GE Healthcare will announce the availability of the Discovery NM/CT...

Technology | October 08, 2010

October 8, 2010 — The Ivy Model 3000 Series Cardiac Trigger Monitor offers precision image-triggering...

News | July 09, 2010

July 9, 2010 – Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced this week that it has signed a new manufacturing and...

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