Navigation Links
Johns Hopkins Medicine Acquires Naviscan PEM Technology for Novel Radiotracer Research
Date:2/18/2010

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Johns Hopkins Medicine has become the latest academic medical center to acquire the Naviscan Positron Emission Mammography (PEM) scanner.  The device will be utilized by Richard Wahl, M.D., F.A.C.R, Professor of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, in pre-clinical and translational research for the development of novel radiotracers.

"As the use of Naviscan's organ-specific PET imaging technology continues to be used in cutting-edge breast cancer research and clinical patient management, Naviscan is also developing its use in new clinical applications. As a result, the development and clinical validation of novel radiotracers is essential," said Paul J. Mirabella, Chairman and CEO, Naviscan, Inc.  

Dr. Wahl patented the technology which enabled Naviscan to develop the first and only FDA-cleared PET-guided biopsy accessory, known as Stereo Navigator®. Naviscan obtained an exclusive license to this patent, which Wahl developed while he was at the University of Michigan.

Other academic medical centers utilizing Naviscan's PEM technology include University of Cincinnati, Baylor University, M.D. Anderson, University of Chicago, and the Boston University Medical Center.  

About Naviscan, Inc.

Naviscan, founded in 1995, develops and markets compact, high-resolution PET scanners intended to provide organ-specific molecular imaging and guide radiological and surgical procedures. The Naviscan PET scanner is currently installed and available in breast and imaging cente
'/>"/>

SOURCE Naviscan, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. U.S. Files Suit Against Johnson & Johnson For Paying Kickbacks to Nations Largest Nursing Home Pharmacy
2. Emerging Agents from Theravance/Astellas, Johnson & Johnson/Basilea and Forest/Astrazeneca/Takeda Will Drive Modest Growth in the MRSA Drug Market Through 2018
3. EF Johnson Technologies Announces Third Quarter Results
4. Seguro Acquires Worldwide Rights to Johns Hopkins Abdominal Surgery Device
5. Palomar to Commercialize FDA Cleared Over-The-Counter Home Use Wrinkle Treatment Laser Device Without Johnson & Johnson
6. Somanetics Acquires Exclusive Sublicense to Cerebral Autoregulation Monitoring Technology Developed at The Johns Hopkins University
7. Boston Scientific and Johnson & Johnson Announce Settlement of Patent Disputes
8. Johnson & Johnson Announces Support for Kohl-Grassley Physician Payments Sunshine Act of 2009
9. Simbionix and Johnson & Johnson LLC Announce Distribution Agreement at Russia and the CIS Countries
10. Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C. Announces FDA Filings for Paliperidone Palmitate and INVEGA(R)
11. Johns Hopkins University Researchers to Clinically Assess Rosetta Genomics miRview(TM) Squamous Assay
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/22/2014)...  Medical Science Liaisons serve as a critical bridge ... sector. As the impact of technology in the marketplace ... Science Liaisons (MSLs) interact with physicians and other thought ... to not only share important disease and therapy information ... interactions across geographies and therapeutic areas. While ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... August 22, 2014 ... ) has announced the addition of the  ... to their offering.       (Logo: ... essential instrument for any modern science laboratory ... of materials. It can be broadly classified ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... , August 22, 2014 ... announced the addition of the  "Global Operating ... offering.       (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) , ... a sterile environment in a healthcare facility ... equipped with technically advanced equipment, which ensures ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:iPads Enhancing Medical Science Liaison Interactions with Thought Leaders, New Study Shows 2Global Laboratory Electronic Balance Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are A&D Company, Mettler-Toledo, Sartorius and Thermo Fisher 2Global Operating Room Equipment Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Getinge, STERIS, Stykron and TRUMPF Medical Systems 2
... 2012   OphthaliX (OTCBB: OPLI) today reported its ... 31, 2012. OphthaliX is an advanced clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company ... ophthalmic disorders.  Our drug, CF101 (known generically as IB-MECA), ... eye syndrome; glaucoma and uveitis. We are currently: (i) ...
...  Fluke Biomedical announced today the newest addition to ... and troubleshooting tools, the SPOT Light SpO2 ... maintenance (PM) test for SpO2 patient monitor functionality, ... SpO2 functional tester ever achieved by this industry-leading ...
Cached Medicine Technology:OphthaliX Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results 2OphthaliX Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results 3Fluke Biomedical launches speedy new ProSim™ SPOT Light SpO2 Functional Tester 2
(Date:8/22/2014)... 23, 2014 Search Engine Optimization ... first page of search engines and get more ... has recently compared many Linux hosting suppliers and ... are the most recommended Linux hosting suppliers for ... Europe to buy high quality Linux hosting (including ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... 2014 The IT manager of Top10BestSEOHosting.com ... for several years. He has recently announced that GoDaddy ... suppliers in 2014. , GoDaddy is a popular supplier ... and great hosting solutions at affordable rates. It offers ... shared hosting plans depend on the length of the ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... 23, 2014 2014 Deep Research ... professional and in-depth research report on the Glucose ... information, including Glucose Meter definition, classification, application, and ... This research covers the international market analysis, including ... covering macroeconomic environment & economic situation analysis. The ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... 22, 2014 On Friday, Aug. 22, ... and Health Sciences , hosting a ceremony in its ... in government and public welfare. , The 162-member inaugural ... Medicine (LUCOM) joined Liberty staff, faculty, and community ... of the new medical school. Classes began on Monday, ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Recently, Skmen.com, an experienced supplier of fashionable clothes, ... in its online store. Moreover, all these excellent items ... off. All the international clients can obtain these ... , The company’s professional online workers update its product ... more the latest information about its new arrivals and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Top10BestSEOHosting.com Announces Best Cheap Hosting Suppliers Of This Summer 2Health News:Glucose Meter Industry Global (Europe, Asia, NA, ROW) Analysis Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Health News:Glucose Meter Industry Global (Europe, Asia, NA, ROW) Analysis Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 3Health News:Liberty University Dedicates Its New Center for Medical and Health Sciences 2Health News:Liberty University Dedicates Its New Center for Medical and Health Sciences 3Health News:Liberty University Dedicates Its New Center for Medical and Health Sciences 4Health News:Cheap Bohemian Dresses Unveiled by Experienced Supplier Skmen.com 2
... , MONDAY, April 9 (HealthDay News) -- People ... problems, such as ulcers and bleeding, and also for ... The findings highlight the need to develop new ... arthritis patients, according to the Mayo Clinic researchers. ...
... than 60 percent of breast cancer survivors report at ... diagnosis, according to a new study led by a ... University of Pennsylvania. The findings are part of a ... late effects of breast cancer treatment and creating strategies ...
... , MONDAY, April 9 (HealthDay News) -- Hispanics and ... and Medicare and Medicaid patients are less likely to receive ... says. University of Michigan School of Public Health researchers ... were 1.5 times more likely to receive antidepressants than blacks ...
... , (WASHINGTON, April 9, 2012) A novel anti-leukemia compound with ... (T-ALL), suggesting its potential to become a new highly targeted ... according to results from a study published ... of the American Society of Hematology (ASH). ...
... 262 Pages | $29.95 | ISBN13: 9780199892594) "Roberta Ness teaches how ... as its subject, Dr. Ness shows how, with a little know-how and ... selves.", ... Medicine, National Academies of Science "Great science depends on innovative ...
... in-patient rehabilitation are more likely to land back in ... poorly, show signs of depression and lack social support ... Branch (UTMB) at Galveston. Hospital readmission for older adults ... billion annually. , Among the first of such ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Gastro Woes Often Strike Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients 2Health News:Breast cancer patients suffer treatment-related side effects long after completing care 2Health News:Breast cancer patients suffer treatment-related side effects long after completing care 3Health News:Minorities, Medicare Recipients Less Likely to Get Antidepressants 2Health News:Novel compound demonstrates anti-leukemic effect in zebrafish, shows promise for human treatment 2Health News:Novel compound demonstrates anti-leukemic effect in zebrafish, shows promise for human treatment 3Health News:Innovation Generation 2Health News:Innovation Generation 3Health News:Predictors identified for rehospitalization among post-acute stroke patients 2Health News:Predictors identified for rehospitalization among post-acute stroke patients 3
... CS makes the outstanding ... CS even more flexible. ... Technologies, the Wireless Propaq ... ethernet Local Area Networks ...
... Welch Allyn Vital Signs Monitor ... clinical areas that don't require ... to use, each monitor comes ... and optional features include Nellcor ...
... Propaq CS offers the features needed for ... large 8.4-inch TFT color display allows you ... two vectors of ECG. The touch screen ... not impaired by gloves or temperature., ...
... The Mobile Acuity LT Central Monitoring Station ... Medical Delivery Area when and where it's ... immediately on-site in response to emergency situations ... care for victims involved., ,Used in ...
Medicine Products: