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2011-08-10 04:30:00

DALLAS, August 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Global Radiopharmaceuticals Market (PET/SPECT Imaging & Therapy) - Current Trends & Forecasts (2010 - 2015) [http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/radiopharmaceuticals-market-417.html ] " analyzes the market for radiopharmaceuticals by isotopes, routes of administration, and applications; and studies the major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, and market trends for radiopharmaceuticals market...

2011-07-25 11:20:00

DALLAS, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Diagnostic Imaging (CT, MRI, X-Ray & Ultrasound) Market - Competitive Landscape & Forecasts from 2010 to 2016 [http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/diagnostic-imaging-market-411.html ] " analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities in regions such as North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of the world. Browse market data tables and in-depth TOC on Global Diagnostic...

2011-07-20 13:11:00

3 flutemetamol abstracts to be featured at the 2011 Alzheimer's Association International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease Recent clinical research data reported that the investigational amyloid imaging agent [18F]Flutemetamol showed highly consistent image interpretation1 and showed comparable in vitro binding to the Pittsburgh Compound-B ([C-11]PiB)) investigational imaging agent3. Flutemetamol is a GE Healthcare Positron Emission Tomography (PET) investigational imaging agent currently in...

2011-07-18 14:09:11

Coronary computed tomography angiography (CTA) has excellent image quality and diagnostic confidence for the entire spectrum of pediatric patients, with significant reduction of risk with recent technological advancements, according to a study to be presented at the Sixth Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) in Denver, July 14-17. "Traditionally, pediatric patients who require coronary artery imaging have undergone a cardiac catheterization,...

2011-07-12 04:30:00

HUNTLEY, Ill., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- By providing a mobile CT scan unit free of charge to Chicago's famed The Field Museum for a series of mummy scans this month, Genesis Medical Imaging, Inc. has helped discover ancient secrets, and opened the door to new mysteries. Field scientists were surprised to find only a skull and legs inside the wrappings of one Egyptian mummy and the baskets of four Peruvian specimens simply empty, with no mummies inside. Yet it was all instructive for...

2011-06-28 08:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GE Healthcare today announced the availability of DaTscan(TM) (Ioflupane I 123 Injection), in more than 80 hospitals across the US. DaTscan is the first FDA-approved radiopharmaceutical adjunct imaging agent to help physicians evaluate patients with suspected parkinsonian syndromes (PS), such as Parkinson's disease (PD). It gives physicians diagnostic capability that may lead to timely, appropriate treatments for suspected PS patients. "This...

2011-06-22 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardium Therapeutics (NYSE Amex: CXM) today announced the selection of the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Nuclear Cardiology Core Laboratory (Cedars-Sinai Core Laboratory), Los Angeles, California, to serve as the central core lab for the Company's Generx ASPIRE clinical study. Cedars-Sinai Core Laboratory will be responsible for the consolidation and analysis of SPECT (single-photon emission computed tomography) myocardial imaging data from the...

2011-06-15 15:05:06

PredictAD is an EU-funded research project that develops objective and efficient methods for enabling earlier diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. Diagnosis requires a holistic view of the patient combining information from several sources, such as, clinical tests, imaging and blood samples. "The aim of the PredictAD project is to develop an objective indicator to diagnose Alzheimer's disease at the earliest stage possible. Current diagnostic guidelines emphasize the importance of various...

2011-06-15 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardium Therapeutics (NYSE Amex: CXM) today announced that it has received clearance from the Russian Ministry of Health and Social Development to commence a Phase 3 registration study for the Company's Generx(TM) (alferminogene tadenovec, Ad5FGF-4) biologic product candidate. Generx is a new and innovative DNA-based angiogenic therapy designed for the potential treatment of myocardial ischemia due to coronary artery disease. The Russian Health...

2011-06-11 00:00:29

According to IMV Medical Information Division's recent survey of CT sites in the U.S., an estimated 81.9 million CT procedures were performed in 8,180 hospital and non-hospital sites in 2010. This represents an average annual growth rate of approximately 6% since 2007, when an estimated 68.7 million procedures were performed. Des Plaines, IL (PRWEB) June 10, 2011 According to IMV Medical Information Division's recent survey of CT sites in the U.S., an estimated 81.9 million CT procedures...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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