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Table 3 Twenty-five years of seminal discoveries

From: The contribution of medical physics to nuclear medicine: a physician's perspective

1951 Rectilinear scanner Benedict Cassen American physicist 1902 to 1972
1953 CBF with radio krypton Niels Lassen Danish physician 1926 to 1997
1958 Anger gamma camera Hal O. Anger American engineer 1920 to 2005
1959 Radioimmunoassay Rosalin S. Yalow American physicist 1921 to 2011
   Solomon Berson Americal physician 1918 to 1972
1960 Saturation analysis Roger Ekins British biophysicist b. 1936
1962 Tc-99 m generator Paul Harper American surgeon 1915 to 2005
   Katherine Lathrope American physicist 1915 to 2005
1962 SPET David Kuhl American physician b. 1929
1971 Polyphosphates Gopal Subramanian American chemist 1953 to 2000
1973 PET Michel Ter-Pogossian American physicist 1925 to 1996
   Michael Phelps American biophysicist b. 1939