Seasons have an impact on our emotions and social life. Negative emotions are more subdued in the summer, whereas seasonal affective disorder rates peak during the darker winter months, a new PET study found.
Category: Nuclear Medicine
Physicians Highlight Potential of Radiopharmaceuticals in Oncology and Need for Expanded Patient Access
The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance, along with the Council on Radionuclides and Radiopharmaceuticals, Inc. and SNMMI, hosted a virtual briefing for Capitol Hill staff on Wednesday, September 16, with leading physicians to discuss the extraordinary and growing impact of PET and nuclear medicine in cancer treatment.Read More
A single-center observational study of more than 1,000 oncological examinations has demonstrated that PET/ MRI facilitates cancer staging as well as PET/CT and improves lesion detectability in select cancers, potentially helping to promote fast, efficient local and whole-body staging in one step.Read More
New research confirms the high impact of PSMA PET/CT in the detection and management of recurrent disease in prostate cancer patients.Read More
A new radiotracer, 18F-SynVesT-2, can directly assess synaptic density changes in the brain, providing an objective and quantitative measure of disease progression after stroke.Read More
Results from the first study using uEXPLORER to conduct total-body dynamic PET scans in cancer patients show that it can be used to generate high-quality images of metastatic cancer.Read More