United Imaging updates PET reconstruction at SNMMI
June 14, 2021 -- United Imaging is launching two new data reconstruction tools for PET at this week's Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) virtual meeting. Read More
Researchers tout ovarian cancer alpha therapy at SNMMI 2021
June 11, 2021 -- New research in mice presented June 11 at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging 2021 annual meeting touted the success of a new radiopharmaceutical to treat ovarian cancer. Read More
FDA clears Cardinal's Lymphoseek for pediatric use
June 11, 2021 -- Cardinal Health announced that its Lymphoseek radiopharmaceutical has been approved for pediatric use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Read More
MXR Imaging chooses Konica Minolta for program
June 11, 2021 -- Imaging equipment distributor MXR Imaging has chosen Konica Minolta for its Partners in Imaging Excellence program. Read More
IBA launches Cyclone Ikon cyclotron
June 11, 2021 -- Belgian medical technology developer IBA has launched a new high-energy, high-capacity cyclotron that offers a larger energy spectrum for PET and SPECT isotopes than the company's previous model. Read More
Canon gets nod for AI-based PET/CT reconstruction
June 10, 2021 -- Canon Medical Systems USA announced it has received 510 (k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for an artificial intelligence (AI)-based reconstruction protocol for its Cartesion Prime PET/CT scanner. Read More
VinBrain touts TB screening role for AI in Vietnam
June 10, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer VinBrain is highlighting the potential of its AI software to aid in screening for tuberculosis (TB) on chest x-rays in Vietnam. Read More
SNMMI pushes for coverage of PET tracers for Aduhelm use
June 10, 2021 -- The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) announced it will leverage the recent approval of Biogen's aducanumab (Aduhelm) drug for treating Alzheimer's disease to lobby the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to reimburse beta amyloid PET imaging. Read More
Xenco launches glasses-free surgical simulation platform
June 10, 2021 -- Medical technology company Xenco Medical has launched HoloMedX, a glasses-free holographic surgical simulation platform, at the 2021 VR/AR Global Summit. Read More
Accuray receives CE Mark for ClearRT imaging
June 10, 2021 -- Radiation oncology firm Accuray has announced it has obtained the CE Mark for its ClearRT helical fanbeam kVCT imaging system. Read More