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GE TRIALS FIRST PET IMAGING AGENT TO TRACK BLOOD VESSEL GROWTH IN CANCER

June 19, 2006
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GE Healthcare, a division of the General Electric Company has begun a clinical study of a new chemical for use in positron emission tomography (PET) imaging that could be used to monitor angiogenesis, the formation of new blood vessels in tumours.

Medical Technology Business Europe (http://mtbeurope.info/news/2006/606014.htm)