News and Publications

September 17, 2018

Physics World published a research update news story on the 8/23/18 AIF article, after interviewing Lucerno co-founder Josh Knowland.

August 23, 2018

The Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology publishes an article regarding the practical clinical measurement of radiotracer concentration in blood (also know as arterial input function, or AIF) using Lucerno developed technology.

July 25, 2018

SmartBrief interviews Lara-QI Project presenters Dr. David Townsend and Dr. Jackson Kiser.

June 27, 2018

The Triangle Business Journal notes that the Lara QI project has been completed and presented at SNMMI (subscription required).

May 16, 2018

The Uptake newsletter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Technologist Section publishes an article written by two technologists that participated in Lucerno’s multi-center quality improvement project Lara QI that describes their experiences as front-line users of Lara System.

May 15, 2018

The journal Frontiers in Medicine, Nuclear Medicine section, publishes a case report from Carilion Clinic highlighting the impact of an FDG PET/CT radiotracer injection infiltration on patient management.

December 1, 2017

The Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology publishes two articles on the use of the Lucerno system at Saint Louis University. The first discusses a novel method to detect and characterize FDG dose infiltration at the infiltration site, and the second is an invited perspective on the importance of quality control for clinical PET imaging.

June 12, 2017

Two presentations at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging annual meeting discuss results from using the Lucerno system at Saint Louis University, with abstracts published on Prolonged Venous Stasis and a Pilot Quality Improvement Study.

February 23, 2017

The Triangle Business Journal publishes an interview with Ron Lattanze (subscription required).

February 13, 2017

The SNMMI SmartBrief publishes a synopsis of the Lara QI study in their daily update, directing readers to the WRAL Techwire report for more information.

February 10, 2017

WRAL Techwire reports the launch of the Lara QI Study, picking up the news from the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.

January 31, 2017

The Triangle Business Journal reports that the Lara QI Study is up and running, with the first site at Roanoke, Virginia-based Carilion Clinic.

January 30, 2017
Press Release

Lucerno Dynamics Launches World’s Largest Study on Radiotracer Injection Quality

January 19, 2017

Lucerno’s system for quality assurance for PET injections was featured in a poster presentation by Saint Louis University at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging mid-winter meeting in Phoenix.

January 18, 2017

The North Carolina Biotechnology Center announces loans and grants awarded in Q4 2016.

October 10, 2016
Press Release

Lucerno Dynamics Secures $6.34M to Commercialize First Application of Sensor Technology

October 6, 2016

Lucerno announced today the completion of its series A equity funding round with a total $6.34 million raised. The news was covered by the Triangle Business Journal and The News & Observer.

August 25, 2016

European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging publishes an article on detection and estimation of FDG dose infiltration based on the experience of using the Lucerno system at Vanderbilt Medical Center.

May 1, 2016

Journal of Nuclear Medicine publishes abstract on non-invasive estimation of the arterial input function with continuous bed motion based on the experience of using the Lucerno system at University of Tennessee Medical Center.

May 1, 2015

Journal of Nuclear Medicine publishes abstract on non-invasive estimation of the arterial input function based on the experience of using the Lucerno system at University of Tennessee Medical Center.

April 7, 2015

Lucerno Dynamics first patent issued by USPTO.