The Canadian Nuclear Isotope Council partners with NUCM to strengthen Canada’s nuclear medicine industry

Toronto – May 15, 2024– NUCM, a Canadian company that produces GMP Radiopharmaceuticals crucial for medical imaging and treatments, has joined the Canadian Nuclear Isotope Council (CNIC). NUCM is a source for all commonly-used Tc-99m SPECT radiopharmaceuticals and continue to expand their production to additional customized Theranostic Radiopharmaceuticals, and new PET products containing Gallium-68. NUCM … Read more

The Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologies joins the CNIC to strengthen Canadian medical isotope advocacy and education

TORONTO – April 15, 2024 – Since its creation over six years ago, the Canadian Nuclear Isotope Council (CNIC) has been committed to advocating on behalf of Canada’s isotope industry and nuclear medicine community. Today, CNIC is excited to announce the addition of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT) as its newest industry … Read more

The Nuclear Waste Management Organization joins the CNIC to ensure the long-term safe storage of isotope by products from cradle to grave  

Toronto – March 11, 2024 – As the voice of Canada’s isotope industry, the Canadian Nuclear Isotope Council (CNIC) aims to drive and strengthen Canada’s isotope sector through innovation, leadership, and collaboration. CNIC represents Canada’s nuclear isotope infrastructure, research institutions, medical community, and specialized companies and organizations across the country. In support of its vision … Read more

Op-ed by James Scongack: When it comes to the global fight against cancer, the world needs more Canada

Canada has been at the forefront of isotope research, development, and production of nuclear medicine technologies for over seven decades. With leading nuclear expertise and achievements, Canada is uniquely situated to inspire isotope innovation, revolutionizing healthcare and leading the global fight against cancer. Globally, Canada is an essential part of the international supply chain for … Read more

Op-ed by Pam Damoff, MP

What is a medical isotope?  If you asked this question to most Canadians, their response would likely be something like, “I don’t know, but I know they are important.” Canada has been a world leader in the research, development, and production of medical isotopes for decades. But being the humble country that we are, we … Read more