Shanghai-based United Imaging Healthcare (UIH) has signed a worldwide strategic sales and marketing agreement with radiopharmaceutical supplier ITM Isotopen Technologien München.
Under the partnership, ITM will provide its medical radioisotopes, radiopharmaceuticals, and equipment to United PET/CT installations in China. In addition, the firms have agreed to jointly work together to develop new global markets and clinical sites.
Furthermore, the companies will deploy small teams onsite at healthcare institutions to directly provide supplies and training for how to use ITM radionuclides and equipment in conjunction with UIH PET/CT systems, according to UIH and ITM. The vendors said they will also collaborate on enhancing all aspects of oncology imaging, including imaging agents, image processing and digitization, as well as patient flows, management, and support.