Whole Body 3-D Scanner

January 29, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Explorer scanner – full-body scanner
A whole body scanner, called “Explorer,” combines PET and CT technology into a machine that is [MORE]

MRI/PET Imaging Using Dual Agents with Time of Flight Capability

August 8, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dual Agent PET and MRI
Two injected radioagents– fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG) and 18F-sodium fluoride (18F-NaF)—followed by quantitative MRI/PET scanning, produces better [MORE]

Sugar-Based Tracing Agent for PET

February 11, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Since 1976, when medical scientists at the University of Pennsylvania first used fluorodeoxyglucose (deoxyglucose with a fluorine 18 [MORE]

Advancing Molecular Imaging

September 27, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

PET Scan
Cardinal Health (Dublin, OH), the enormous for-profit healthcare company that manages hospitals and manufactures much of its own [MORE]

Laser Imaging of Circulating Blood

December 21, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Imaging Red Blood Cells
Using two lasers that excite specific molecules in the skin, a Harvard team has been able [MORE]

Integrated MR Scanner

December 21, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Siemens has combined a whole-body molecular magnetic resonance scanner and an integrated PET imager into one machine-a world’s first. [MORE]