ARTMS and Telix Pharmaceuticals Announce Successful Production of PSMA-11 with Cyclotron Produced Ga-68 from a Solid Target

Burnaby, Canada and Indianapolis, USA, January 12, 2021 – ARTMS Inc. (‘ARTMS’) and Telix Pharmaceuticals Limited (ASX: TLX, ‘Telix’) are pleased to announce they have successfully produced Telix’s prostate cancer imaging product, TLX591-CDx (Kit for the preparation of 68Ga-PSMA-11)[1], using multi-Curie quantities of cyclotron-produced Gallium-68 (68Ga) via ARTMS’ proprietary Quantum Irradiation System (QIS®) solid target […]

Health Canada Approves Cyclotron Produced Technetium-99m utilizing the ARTMS QIS and Solid Targets

Burnaby, Canada, December 22, 2020 – ARTMS Inc. (ARTMS) is excited to announce Health Canada’s marketing approval of cyclotron produced technetium-99m (99mTc) for clinical use.  For the Health Canada submission, ARTMS provided technical expertise and the solid targets required for production to a Canadian consortium consisting of BC Cancer, TRIUMF, Lawson Health Research and the […]

ARTMS and Telix Pharmaceuticals Announce Manufacturing Collaboration

VANCOUVER, British Columbia and MELBOURNE, Australia, May 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ARTMS Products Inc. (ARTMS), a global leader in the development of novel technologies enabling the production of the world’s highest demand diagnostic imaging isotopes, and Telix Pharmaceuticals Limited (Telix), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing diagnostic and therapeutic products using Molecularly Targeted Radiation (MTR) […]

Cyclotron-based gallium-68 generator breaks production records

26 Nov 2019 Tami Freeman Gallium-68 (68Ga) is a positron emitter that’s becoming established as a valuable diagnostic isotope, primarily for detection of neuroendocrine tumours (NETs). Such tumours do not metabolize glucose well – precluding their visualization via standard FDG-PET scans – but overexpress somatostatin receptors that bind, for example, to the PET agent 68Ga-Dotatate. […]

Competition heats up to produce medical radioisotope

15 Nov 2019 David Kramer Two North American companies hope their novel production processes for technetium-99m give them a leg up in an increasingly crowded market. The global supply chain for the world’s most-used radioisotope, the medical imaging tracer technetium-99m, is notoriously unreliable. When one or more of the handful of reactors producing 99mTc’s parent isotope, molybdenum-99, […]

ARTMS/Odense University Hospital to Present Solid Target Gallium-68 Production Record at European Association of Nuclear Medicine

Found and Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Paul Schaffer, of ARTMS Products Inc., Vancouver, British Columbia – October 10, 2019 – Utilizing the ARTMS QUANTM Irradiation System (QISTM) and collaborating with scientists and clinical researchers from the Odense University Hospital (OUH) and the University of Southern Denmark, ARTMS Products Inc, has demonstrated record gallium-68 (68Ga) production […]