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Iodinated and Gadolinium based contrast agents, frequently used during computed tomography (CT) and MRI scans to aid in the imaging process, are associated with a very low rate of adverse effects.
Virginia Tech chemistry Professor Harry C. Dorn, Emory and Henry College chemistry Professor James Duchamp, and Panos Fatouros, have co-invented a hands-off process for filling fullerenes with radio-active material.
Even at very high doses, gadolinium-based contrast agents alone are not sufficient to cause nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF) in patients with kidney problems, according to a study performed at the Mayo Clinic Florida
Your refrigeratorâ€™s humming, electricity-guzzling cooling system could soon be a lot smaller, quieter and more economical thanks to an exotic metal alloy discovered by an international collaboration working at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)â€™s Center for Neutron Research (NCNR).
ACIST Medical Systems, Inc. (a Bracco Group company), a world leader in advanced contrast injection systems for cardiovascular angiography and diagnostic imaging, announced today the signing of a distribution agreement for the StatSensor Creatinine Meter with Nova Biomedical.
The FDA has granted fast track designation to Amag Pharmaceuticals's ferumoxytol for its development as a diagnostic agent for vascular-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging to improve the assessment of peripheral arterial disease in patients with known or suspected chronic kidney disease.
AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAG) today announced that the U.S.
WAYNE, N.J., April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc., a leader in diagnostic imaging, announced today that the company has been awarded a two-year contract by Amerinet, Inc.
Researchers at Rice University, the Baylor College of Medicine, the University of Houston and the Ecole Polytechnique FÃ©dÃ©rale de Lausanne in Switzerland have created a new class of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agents that are at least 40 times more effective than the best in clinical use.
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