White Plains, N.Y.-based White Plains Hospital announces that it has acquired a PET/MRI scanner—which, hospital officials say, offers unparalleled imaging capabilities for cancer detection and assessment of neurological conditions.
Category: Nuclear Medicine
The imaging time window of 64Cu-DOTATATE PET/CT for patients with neuroendocrine neoplasms can be expanded from one hour to three hours post-injection, according to new research published in The Journal of Nuclear Medicine.Read More
According to new research, the imaging agent 64Cu-CuSarTate produced high-quality PET images in a mouse model of neuroendocrine tumors, while its therapeutic counterpart, 67Cu-CuSarTate, was highly effective in reducing tumor volume and extending lifespan.Read More
PET imaging with 68Ga-pentixafor is an effective diagnostic tool for central nervous system B-cell lymphoma, according to a new study.Read More
A novel form of an Alzheimer’s protein found in the fluid that surrounds the brain and spinal cord indicates what stage of the disease a person is in, and tracks with tangles of tau protein in the brain, according to a new study using PET imaging.Read More