FluoroPharma to Present Phase I Study Results of Novel Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (MPI) Tracer
BOSTON, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- FluoroPharma Inc., a company developing breakthrough PET molecular imaging agents, announced that it will present Phase I data relating to the safety, dosimetry, and pharmacokinetics in human subjects of BFPET, its novel 18-F labeled PET tracer for myocardial perfus...
Ziosoft Receives FDA Clearance for CT Brain Perfusion Application
application is accessible to clinicians throughout the enterprise using the Ziostation® thin-client system.
Redwood City, Calif (PRWEB) January 8, 2009 -- Ziosoft®, Inc. , a leader in advanced visualization and analysis software for medical ima...
WVU study demonstrates efficacy of CT perfusion in diagnosis of acute ischemic stroke
MORGANTOWN, W. Va., October 29, 2008 --- A study conducted by a team of stroke experts from West Virginia University Health Sciences Center demonstrates that CT (computed tomography) perfusion
imaging - a technology which measures blood flow and is available to most hospitals - may dramatically im...
Calcium Scan of Arteries Helps Spot Big Trouble
...alculating the coronary artery calcium score in patients shortly after the diagnosis of coronary artery disease or in combination with a regular SPECT perfusion
scan," he said.
The calcium scan results could help guide treatment, he explained. "Applying intensified medical therapy or shortened follow-up int...
High Calcium Level in Arteries May Signal Serious Heart Attack Risk
...on emission computed tomography (SPECT) myocardial perfusion
imaging is a nuclear medicine diagnostic procedure...ry calcium scoring in addition to SPECT myocardial perfusion
imaging. Over a median period of 5.4 years, the pa...ary Artery Disease: Prognostic Value of Myocardial perfusion
SPECT in Relation to Coronary Calcium Scoring --Lo...
High calcium level in arteries may signal serious heart attack risk
Single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) myocardial perfusion
imaging is a nuclear medicine diagnostic procedure that provides excellent ...D underwent coronary artery calcium scoring in addition to SPECT myocardial perfusion
imaging. Over a median period of 5.4 years, the patients were followed up f...
Perfusion in Medical Technology
FluoroPharma Announces Positive Phase I Safety Results for BFPET(TM), Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (MPI) Tracer for Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
BOSTON, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- FluoroPharma Inc., a company developing
breakthrough molecular imaging agents for the Positron Emission Tomography
(PET) market, announced positive Phase I results for BFPET, its novel
Fluorine-18 labeled tracer for myocardial perfusion
imaging. BFPET is
FluoroPharma Announces Commencement of Phase I Clinical Trial for BFPET(TM), Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (MPI) Tracer for Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
BOSTON, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- FluoroPharma Inc., a company
developing breakthrough cardiovascular molecular imaging agents for the
Positron Emission Tomography (PET) market, announced commencement of Phase
I clinical trials for BFPET, following institutional review board (IRB)
approval of t...
New Research Shows Masimo Perfusion Index (PI) Effective in the Noninvasive Detection of Congenital Heart Defects (CHD) in Newborns
Findings show detection rate for CHD improved from 78% to 100% with Masimo's PI measurement
IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Masimo (Nasdaq:
MASI), the inventor of Pulse CO-Oximetry and Read-Through Motion and Low
Perfusion pulse oximetry, reported tha...
CoAxia, Inc. Announces $21.5M Series D Financing
... Inc. is a venture-backed, privately held, clinical-stage company providing perfusion
augmentation therapies to improve outcomes for patients with cerebral ische...received US FDA 510(k) clearance, and have secured the CE Mark for cerebral perfusion
Sofinnova Partners is an independent venture capital fir...
New Studies Presented at European Society of Anaesthesia Further Validate Masimo PVI(TM) for Noninvasive and Continuous Fluid Monitoring
...which in turn, is shown by decreased PVI.(2)
Index and Pleth Variability Index After Administra...n Tokyo, Japan, analyzed changes in PVI and Masimo perfusion
index (PI) in 21 surgical patients before and afte...rchers to conclude that "an increase in peripheral perfusion
and improvement of fluid status and preload" occur...
Two New Clinical Studies Show That Limited Exposure to Blood Transfusion Significantly Increases Morbidity and Mortality After Surgery
...ygen content (SpOC(TM)), carboxyhemoglobin (SpCO(R)), methemoglobin (SpMet(R)), and PVI(TM), in addition to oxyhemoglobin (SpO2), pulse rate (PR), and perfusion
index (PI), allowing early detection and treatment of potentially life-threatening conditions. Founded in 1989, Masimo has the mission of "Improving P...
Perfusion in Medical Products
DLP® Multiple Perfusion Sets
Description: The Multiple Perfusion
set provides simultaneous perfusion
of the aortic root and up to three or more vein grafts. The set features an inlet port with female luer and clamp attached to an adapter which splits into four legs....
DLP® Coronary Perfusion Adapter, Y-Type
Description: This adapter features a female luer on the single leg. A rigid "Y" has two legs with white clamps and terminate with male luers....
Coronary Artery Perfusion Cannulae with Balloon
Description: Latex-free coronary artery perfusion/cardioplegia infusion cannulae....
Bowman Perfusion Monitor
Description: The Bowman Perfusion
Monitor runs continuously and displays perfusion
data from the previous 1-10 days. In the automatic (autopilot) mode, the monitor periodically performs in situ calibration according to a pre-determined set of rules. The rules may be changed for particular situations. Absolute t...
Clinitemp Perfusion Monitor Strips
Description: Clinitemp Perfusion
Monitor Strips are non-invasive and theres no expensive electronic technology to buy or maintain. Clinitemp Perfusion
Monitor Strips are simple to use. Clinitemp Perfusion
Monitor Strips are accurate and reliable. The advanced liquid crystal technology has proven to be reliable ...
LNOP Hi-Fi Trauma Sensors
Description:... Besides pioneering read-through motion and low perfusion
pulse oximetry, Masimo was the first to introduce many other breakthrough designs, including sensors with built-in intelligence. Masimo sensors contai...
Perfusion in Biological News
Society of Interventional Radiology Foundation awards $191,000 in grants
... Therapy for Liver Cancer";
Eugene Duke, "Correlation of Quantitative MR perfusion
Parameters With Pathology Following Chemoembolization of Hepatocellular Car...noma (HCC)," and Brian Jin, "The Correlation of Angiographic Endpoints With perfusion
and Clinical Outcomes During Chemoembolization of Hepatocellular Carcinoma,...
Multiple route bone marrow stem cell injections show promise to treat spinal cord injury
...leads to spinal cord infarction, the disruption of the blood-spinal cord injury barrier, swelling and the release of molecules influencing spinal cord perfusion
and ischemia, a restriction in blood supply.
"BMCs are well known for their ability to grow blood vessels," explained Dr. Silva. "This angiogenesis ...
Prosthetic vein valve designed to direct blood flow shows promising pre-clinical results
... open with no clot formation after 120 minutes of blood flow, whereas control valves lined with polyester closed up after approximately six minutes of perfusion
and showed blood cells adhering to the valves.
The laboratory tests showed that the prosthetic vein valve exhibited low flow resistance, strong com...
Syntermed licenses Emory ERTb software for enhanced cardiac imaging
...ERTb performs image reconstruction and synthesis, quality control and correction for patient and physical phenomena to provide high-quality myocardial perfusion
SPECT images for cardiovascular diagnosis.
SPECT (single photon emission computerized tomography) is a non-invasive, three-dimensional, functiona...
Power of molecular imaging reveals secrets of the heart
...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 the heart) and glucose metabolism.
The results were compared with a control group that had underg...
Clot-dissolving agent may be beneficial in treatment of severe frostbite
...efore permanent damage is done.
“Based on the dramatic improvements in perfusion
[blood flow] and reduction in rates of amputations when tPA was administere...ted by full-thickness tissue involvement, hemorrhagic blisters and abnormal perfusion
on either angiogram or pyrophosphate scanning. Initiation of therapy within...
Perfusion in Biological Technology
Study Shows Machine Perfusion Significantly Improves Transplant Results
CHICAGO, Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- A landmark study published today in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) demonstrates that use of a specially-designed machine to store kidneys for transplantation offers significant benefits in kidney survival and function when compared to those stored in a ...
Astellas Launches Lexiscan(TM) (Regadenoson) Injection for Use as a Pharmacologic Stress Agent in Radionuclide Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (MPI)
-First A2A Adenosine Receptor Agonist Approved for Use in Identifying Coronary Artery Disease-
DEERFIELD, Ill., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Astellas Pharma US, Inc. today
announced the commercial availability of Lexiscan(TM) (regadenoson)
injection, an A2A adenosine recepto...
Gram Quantities of MAb Produced with Simple Bioreactor in Serum-Free Perfusion Culture Replacing Ascitic Fluid Production
By J. Doyle, L. Johnstone and L. Cottis
AGEN Biomedical Ltd. Queensland, Australia
The CelliGen Plus immobilized-bed perfusion
was investigated as a means for producing
large quantities of MAb from a hyb...
Harvest Technologies Announces Completion of Patient Enrollment in its 60 Patient Clinical Trial in India Using Autologous Adult Stem Cells to Treat Patients With Non-Reconstructable Critical Limb Ischemia
...eeting on January 15, 2009 in New York City. He showed a limb salvage rate of 87.5% and significant improvement in reduction of pain, improvement in perfusion
measures and in quality of life. Results on the total study population will be presented in October at the Indian Society of Vascular Surgery where th...
Delcath Enters Agreement to Sell 869,565 Units
..., June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delcath Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: DCTH ), a medical technology company testing its proprietary Percutaneous Hepatic perfusion
(PHP(TM)) System for the treatment of cancers of the liver, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell 869,565 units, eac...
Delcath Systems Granted Third Orphan Drug Designation
Delcath is enrolling patients in a Phase II clinical trial testing its proprietary drug delivery system, known as the Delcath Percutaneous Hepatic perfusion
("PHP") System(TM), with ultra-high doses of the drug melphalan for the treatment of neuroendocrine tumors metastatic to the liver. The trial is trea...
Perfusion in Biological Products
Aedesta Animal Organ/Tissue Perfusion from Lifeblood Medical, Inc.
Description: AedestaTM Animal Organ/Tissue Perfusion
Company:Lifeblood Medical, Inc.
ValveLink8.2 Lee Valve 1.5-4ms Perfusion System from AutoMate Scientific, Inc
Description: Our fastest automated perfusion
system. For real-time or pre-programmed liquid switching in perfusion, physiology, biophysics, electrochemistry, or general liquid-handling research applications. >UL> Increase reproducibility with 1.5-4 millisecond accuracy Run experiments automatically - even unat...
Company:AutoMate Scientific, Inc
ValveLink8 Pinch Valve Perfusion System from AutoMate Scientific, Inc
Description: For real-time or pre-programmed liquid switching in perfusion, physiology, biophysics, electrochemistry, or general liquid-handling research applications. Increase reproducibility with 10 millisecond accuracy. Run experiments automatically - even unattended Microprocessor-based for accuracy and ...
Company:AutoMate Scientific, Inc
ValveLink4 Economy Pinch Valve Perfusion System from AutoMate Scientific, Inc
Description: Our entry-level automated perfusion
system. For real-time or pre-programmed liquid switching in perfusion, physiology, biophysics, electrochemistry, or general liquid-handling research applications. >UL> Increase reproducibility with 10 millisecond accuracy Run experiments automatically - even una...
Company:AutoMate Scientific, Inc
In Vivo Perfusion System (Rat Version) from AutoMate Scientific, Inc
Description: Steady gravity-fed delivery of buffer and fixative results in complete small animal perfusion. Rat version. In Vivo Manual Perfusion
Fixation System Consistent results--Steady gravity-fed delivery of buffer and fixative results in complete perfusion
Easy to setup, use and clean--Complete system w...
Company:AutoMate Scientific, Inc
Petri Dish Perfusion Chamber Insert from AutoMate Scientific, Inc
Description: Perfuse cells right in your 35mm dish without transferring to coverslips. The Petri dish Perfusion
Chamber has separate openings for solution inflow and outflow that dampen the fluctuations of the liquid level in the working compartment and prevent bubbles from entering the chamber. An adjustable m...
Company:AutoMate Scientific, Inc
Perfusion in Biological Definition
...he patient is urgently in need of intravenous fluids . The basic principles of DKA treatment are
Rapid restoration of adequate circulation and perfusion
with isotonic intravenous fluids
Gradual rehydration and restoration of depleted electrolytes (especially sodium and potassium)
Insulin to rever...
Perfusion in Biological Dictionary
...e the villi along the intestinal lining. ... arterioles were significantly decreased in the rat intestinal villi ... the changes in mucosal perfusion
in intestinal villi during nor ... ... the intestinal epithelium causing blunting of the villi , tissue ... The villi on the left of Fig...
...ization of the membrane decreased or caused no apparent change in 5-HTD. ... The hyperpolarization was reversible on removal of CO2/HCO from the perfusion
medium. ... A statistically significant hyperpolarization on exposure to CO2/ HCO was ... We have previously reported that electrical stimulation...
...portant ... ... had no effect on FVIIa binding and internalization in hepatocytes . ... Rat hepatocytes were harvested by a two-step collagenase perfusion
as described ... Cytokines & Cells Online Pathfinder Encyclopaedia ... Hepatocytes perform critical metabolic, endocrine, and secretory ... T...