MEDRAD and PETNET Solutions Partner for Innovative FDG Delivery
WARRENDALE, Pa., June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDRAD, INC., has signed a
distribution and co-marketing partnership agreement with PETNET Solutions,
a fully owned subsidiary of Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. The
agreement will enable health care providers to inject Fluorodeoxyglucose
(FDG) for ...
FluoroPharma Obtains US Patent for Imaging Cardiovascular Plaque using FDG
BOSTON, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- FluoroPharma Inc., a company developing breakthrough molecular imaging agents for the Positron Emission Tomography (PET) market, announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued U.S. Patent No. 7,438,891, covering methods of imaging cardiova...
PET can help guide treatment decisions for a common pediatric cancer
...stions remain regarding when and in which patients fdg
PET imaging is most useful.
"Functional imagin...arly-stage disease."
The study also found that fdg
PET may also be useful in imaging neuroblastoma tu...In the study, a total of 113 paired MIBG scans and fdg
PET scans in 60 patients with neuroblastoma at two...
PET scan can non invasively measure early assessment of treatment for common type of breast cancer
...went a needle biopsy as a control measure to compare the two techniques.
The results 16 of the 21 patients had a greater than 20 percent decline in fdg
values "paralleled perfectly" earlier work done by UK-based researchers who used needle biopsies to measure whether the proliferation of cancer cells...
MEDRAD(R) Revenues Grow 10 Percent in 2008
...ting and controlling Fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) dosing and infusion, this innovative system minimizes the need to manually prepare and handle individual fdg
doses, reducing potential radiation exposure to hospital personnel by more than 20 percent. Intego was named one of Medical Imaging Magazine ' s top...
Cardinal Health Extends Radiopharmaceutical Manufacturing Network to Nebraska
It is challenging to efficiently distribute fdg
over great distances because it is only effective within hours of its produ...ons near its nuclear pharmacy sites, Cardinal Health can quickly distribute fdg
to a greater number of hospitals, clinics and research facilities using its...
MEDRAD Molecular Imaging Earns Top Rank in Innovation
...imetry, the system can deliver precise, repeatable fdg
doses within +/- 2% of the measured dose. The Intego also minimizes fdg
handling and is fully shielded, reducing radiation... than 20% compared to conventional (syringe-based) fdg
"Intego technology is rai...
MEDRAD Sponsors PET Research with University of Zurich
... Controlled fdg
Delivery Study Uses Intego(TM) PET Infusion System...e benefit of repeatable infusion of the prescribed fdg
dose to all subjects in the study, the Intego Syst...mic PET research, and has licensed its proprietary fdg
delivery technology to MEDRAD for use in the Integ...
US Oncology Applauds Journal of Clinical Oncology Study Highlighting Value of PET Scans for Cancer Patients With Various Types of Malignancies
...cal Director for PET and
Director of Nuclear Medicine at Baylor University Medical Center.
"Furthermore, the results of this trial have confirmed that fdg
generally applicable for tumor assessment in the vast majority of cancers,
and that FDG-PET imaging provides crucial additional information ...
PET's targeted imaging may lead to earlier diagnosis of dementia and Alzheimer's disease
...t the New York University School of Medicine. With fdg
PET, we were able to develop standardized disease-...d of dysfunction associated with dementia. Because fdg
behaves like glucose when injected into the body, ...ded Mosconi.
This is also the first study to use fdg
PET to compare an early stage of dementia known as...
FDG in Medical Technology
FDG in Medical Products
Description:...F 18 Injection:
The PETNET SafetyNET: 99% On-Time Delivery of MetaTrace fdg
Largest Cyclotron - Equipped Radiopharmacy Network
39 MetaTrace fdg
Customized, assured dose delivery ...
Description:... The e.cam duet Signature Series multipurpose gamma camera is designed for SPECT and PET fdg
imaging applications. The system uniquely combines the high-energy and PET imaging capability with the features and flexibility of modern day SPECT an...
Company:Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.
FDG in Biological News
Publication sets guidelines across cancer therapies: Ensuring the best in patient management
Personalizing Cancer Therapy with fdg
PET: From RECIST to PERCISTa compilation of result...ntributed to and developed this new supplement.
PET is a noninvasive, painless molecular imaging t... "The literature in this publication suggests that fdg
PET could play a significant role in personalizing...
Power of molecular imaging reveals secrets of the heart
...on of blocked coronary arteries (the surgical reopening or formation of new paths for blood flow), one group received an infusion of progenitor cells. fdg
PET and 99mTc-tetrofosmine-SPECT were then used to image relative changes in myocardial perfusion (blood flow through the middle and thickest part of ...
PET/CT imaging proves golden for detecting cancer in children
...th other imaging methods. Researchers reviewed 151 fdg
PET/CT exams that were performed on 55 children wi...ime, added Wahl, who pioneered the use of PET with fdg
and fusion imaging in a wide range of common adult...r amounts to cancerous areas. PET scans show where fdg
is by tracking the gamma rays given off by the rad...
Quantitative PET imaging finds early determination of effectiveness of cancer treatment
...n visual analysis alone when using the radiotracer fdg
(fluorodeoxyglucose) with PET scans, said Michel M...eignan said, We found that quantification of tumor fdg
uptake (the ratio of tissue radioactivity concentration) can markedly improve the accuracy of fdg
PET for prediction of patient outcome. Additional ...
FDG in Biological Technology
MEDRAD Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for FDG Infusion System
WARRENDALE, Pa., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDRAD, INC., announced today
that it received FDA 510(k) clearance for a new Fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)
Infusion System for Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography
(PET/CT) imaging procedures. The new Intego(TM) PET Infusion System is the
Monitoring Circulating Tumor Cells With the CellSearch(R) System Can Predict Prognosis in Metastatic Breast Cancer
...lesions decreased more than 25% compared to baseline, and if there was no change or a decrease in size. Patients were considered nonresponders if the fdg
uptake was similar or higher and/or if target lesions had increased in size. CTC counts and FDG-PET/CT response at midtherapy were compared, and univ...
MEDRAD Installs First Intego(TM) PET Infusion System
...the need to manually prepare and handle individual fdg
significantly reducing potential radiation ... The Intego System automates the administration of fdg
Emission Tomography/Computed Tomograp... imaging procedures. By
automating and controlling fdg
dosing and infusion, the Intego System