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University of Iowa PET Center

University of Iowa PET Center

Positron Emission Tomography or P.E.T. is the study and visualization of human physiology by electronic detection of short-lived positron emitting radiopharmaceuticals. It is the only non-invasive technology that can routinely and quantitatively measure metabolic, biochemical and functional activity in living tissue. This site discusses PET scanning in detail.... Show More


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