Industry News - PET Radiopharmaceutical Trial

Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc., a worldwide leader in diagnostic imaging, announced that it has reached agreement with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding a Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) on the design and planned analysis of a Phase 3 clinical trial for the assessment of myocardial perfusion... Read More


Investor relationships

Positron announces that CSIR Group LLC, the Company’s investor relations firm, is currently working on a more robust investor community outreach campaign and assisting in adding value to Positron’s website making it an informative central location for investors regarding industry news and investor information.  CSIR... Read More


February 22, 2011 – The U.S. Pharmacopeial (USP) Convention on February 21 outlined a series of new quality assurance standards for the production and compounding of PET drugs that would cover responsibilities such as personnel training, equipment maintenance, quality control, and labeling and packaging.

The... Read More


Posted today via PR-USA.net, cardiac PET continues to gain momentum.

Nevada Heart and Vascular Center announced today the center has become the first practice in Southern Nevada to offer patients the Positron Emission Tomography (PET) test, the latest cutting-edge technology in cardiac stress-testing.

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In light of a recent study, “Radiation in heart procedures tied to cancer risk,” published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, Positron is pleased to announce that Cardiac PET with 82Rb is associated with radiation exposure levels consistent with the amount a person gets annually from natural sources1.  On... Read More


Global imaging services market: §11.6B by 2015

January 13, 2011 – The global medical imaging equipment services market is expected to produce $11.6 billion in revenues by 2015, according to a new report by market research firm Global Industry Analysts.

Why? Key factors driving market growth include increased demand for older equipment servicing in a tight... Read More