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EMISSION, med. jur. The act by which any matter whatever is thrown from the body; thus it is usual to say, emission of urine, emission of semen, &c.
     2. In cases of rape, when the fact of penetration is proved, it may be left to the jury whether emission did or did not take place. Proof of emission would perhaps be held to be evidence of penetration. Addis. R. 143; 2 So. Car. Const. R. 351; 2 Chitty, Crim. Law, 810; 1 Beck's Med. Jur. 140 1 Russ. C. & M. 560; 1 East, P. C. 437.

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Phelps and his colleagues created the positron emission tomography scanner in 1974, two years before he came to the University of California, Los Angeles, where he now heads up various programs, officials said.
owns, operates and administers outpatient medical diagnostic imaging centers that utilize positron emission tomography (PET), and PET and computed tomography (PET/CT) imaging equipment.
1 Positron Emission Tomography Systems Market, France, Revenue ($m), by Segment, 2005-2012 33 4.
Positron emission tomography, first developed by Phelps in 1973, is a medical imaging technique that allows doctors and scientists to watch the biological process of a disease, thereby providing critical information that can help with earlier diagnosis and better therapies.
Sagemark owns, operates and administers out-patient medical diagnostic imaging centers that utilize positron emission tomography (PET), and PET and computed tomography (PET/CT) imaging systems.
Through this collaboration with Philips, Dartmouth will have the ability to perform research with micro positron emission tomography (microPET), as well as other imaging technologies over the course of the relationship.
Positron Corporation designs, manufactures, markets and supports advanced medical imaging devices utilizing positron emission tomography (PET) technology under the trade name POSICAM(TM) systems.
1 Positron Emission Tomography Systems Market, China, Volume (Units), by Segment, 2005-2012 24 3.
1 Positron Emission Tomography Systems Market, India, Revenue ($m), by Segment, 2005-2012 12 3.
GE's work on nuclear, Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography (PET/CT), ultrasound, optical and Magnetic Resonance (MR) imaging technologies, in association with new types of targeted molecular imaging agents, makes it possible for doctors to locate and treat disease earlier.
Market size data for Nuclear Imaging Equipment market categories - Positron Emission Tomography Systems and Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography Systems.
HOUSTON -- Positron Corporation (OTCBB:POSC) (the "Company"), a developer and manufacturer of positron emission tomography (PET) medical devices, announced today that the Company has completed a financing agreement for $2,000,000 with private investors.

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