PET/MRI proves value in following up head and neck cancers
June 14, 2023 -- PET/MRI is a promising tool in the pre-therapeutic assessment of primary tumors of the upper aerodigestive tract with lymph node extension, particularly in the identification of predictive characteristics of recurrence or progression, a leading French research group has reported. Read More
Katja Pinker-Domenig shares her latest thoughts on PET/MRI
June 14, 2023 -- Breast imaging specialist Dr. Katja Pinker-Domenig, PhD, speaks about new developments and research initiatives in a video interview recorded at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine annual meeting. Read More
French team investigates novel technique to visualize neuroinflammation
June 9, 2023 -- Magnetic particle imaging (MPI) with new iron oxide-based contrast agents shows considerable promise for visualizing neuroinflammation, scientists from Normandie University in Caen, France, have stated. Read More
U.K. turns to outsourcing to cope with 'chronic' staff shortages
June 8, 2023 -- The annual workforce report released on 8 June by the Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) has provided new evidence of the growing reliance of the U.K. on outsourcing as a way of coping with "chronic" staff shortages and the rising demand for imaging. Read More
Minerva Becker wins election vote for ESR presidency
June 6, 2023 -- Prof. Minerva Becker from Geneva, Switzerland, has won the keenly contested ballot to become president of the European Society of Radiology (ESR) in 2025. Other election winners were Prof. Marie-Pierre Revel, Maija Radzina, M.D., Prof. Emanuele Neri, and Nuria Bargalló, M.D. Read More
Delayed use of SPECT/CT can improve prostate cancer detection
May 29, 2023 -- Delaying SPECT/CT imaging by 15 hours after radiotracer injection can enable the identification of more tumors in patients with relapsed prostate cancer, a research group from the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf in Germany has asserted. Read More
Lisa Christine Adams collects DRG's Walter Friedrich Prize
May 29, 2023 -- The German Radiological Society (DRG) has awarded its Walter Friedrich Prize to Dr. Lisa Christine Adams of Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Stanford University in California. Read More
What can be done to predict relapse in prostate cancer cases?
May 25, 2023 -- A nomogram can help to predict relapse in patients with prostate cancer who undergo prostate specific membrane antigen PET-guided radiotherapy after prostatectomy, according to a novel study from the University of Freiburg in Germany. Read More
Nuclidium and PharmaLogic sign Cu-61 supply deal
May 22, 2023 -- Nuclidium has entered a strategic supply partnership with PharmaLogic regarding the development of copper-61 (Cu-61)-based radiopharmaceuticals for diagnosing and treating cancer. Read More
Germany's dream team turns on the style in Wiesbaden
May 18, 2023 -- Radiologists in Germany are in upbeat mood after an overwhelmingly positive first day at the 104th German Congress of Radiology, RöKo 2023. The meeting is being held in Wiesbaden from 17 to 19 May under the presidency of breast imaging pioneer Prof. Christiane Kuhl. Read More