Richmond, BC, October 25, 2012 – Advanced Cyclotron Systems Inc. (“ACSI”) of Richmond, British Columbia, announces a new product for the medical imaging sector. This new product, called CYCLOTEC™, is the medical isotope technetium-99m (“Tc-99m”) that is produced in cyclotrons using ACSI’s exclusive target irradiation hardware system.
Richmond, BC, October 25, 2012 – Advanced Cyclotron Systems Inc. (“ACSI”) announces that the first TR-24 cyclotron has been installed and successfully commissioned at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke (“CHUS”) in Quebec, Canada. This cyclotron has been successfully commissioned to achieve 500µA at 24 MeV energy. The TR-24 is also the first cyclotron in the world designed to produce commercial quantities of CycloTec™. CycloTec™ is Technetium 99 (“Tc-99m”) produced on ACSI’s cyclotrons.