Navigation Links
New thoracic imaging approach can pinpoint underlying venous problems
Date:10/8/2007

he CT scan.

Previously, there was so much dense contrast in the veins that all you could see on the CT scan were streaks that didnt tell you anything about possible venous disease, explains Vagal. Delaying the scan gave us enough time for both the arteries and the veins to be opacified, which resulted in the crisp images that allowed us to make better clinical determinations.

Vagal is affiliated with the Neuroscience Institute at UC and University Hospital, a center of excellence that focuses on the main diseases of the brain and nerves such as stroke, brain tumors, brain trauma, Parkinsons and Alzheimers disease, epilepsy, ALS and multiple sclerosis.


'/>"/>
Contact: Amanda Harper
amanda.harper@uc.edu
513-558-4657
University of Cincinnati
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Imaging Lymph Nodes with Nanoparticles
2. New imaging method gives early indication if brain cancer therapy is effective, U-M study shows
3. Special Imaging Study Shows Failing Hearts Are Energy Starved
4. Duke engineers develop new 3-D cardiac imaging probe
5. Confocal imaging promises early detection of skin cancer
6. Newer imaging techniques may lead to over-treatment
7. Researchers use 3-D imaging system to unveil swimming behavior of microscopic plankton
8. Microscopic brain imaging in the palm of your hand
9. New imaging technology shown to detect pancreatic inflammation in type 1 diabetes
10. Purdues gold nanorods brighten future for medical imaging
11. PET imaging reveals the immune system at work
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/29/2014)... Achalasia is a rare disease it affects 1 in ... in the esophageal wall. While its cause remains unknown, a ... in Belgium, the University of Bonn in Germany and other ... autoimmune in origin. The study, published on 6 July in ... the mysterious disease. , When we swallow, a sphincter in ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for other ... pathogens inside human cells, including those that cause Legionnaires, ... in mBio , the online open-access journal of ... of identifying non-antibiotic drugs that could one day help ... on the list inhibit the growth of at least ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... researchers led by the University of Arizona has sequenced ... information will enhance scientists, and agriculturalists, understanding of the ... the development of new rice varieties that are better ... solve global hunger challenges. , The paper, "The genome ... evidence for independent domestication," was published online in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Mysterious esophagus disease is autoimmune after all 2New route to identify drugs that can fight bacterial infections 2Generating a genome to feed the world: UA-led team sequences African rice 2Generating a genome to feed the world: UA-led team sequences African rice 3Generating a genome to feed the world: UA-led team sequences African rice 4
... Cowman has won the Mahathir Science Award in Tropical ... the Academy of Sciences Malaysia, in recognition of his ... Foundation chairman Tun Ahmad Sarji Abdul Hamid made the ... to the global malaria research effort, leading studies into ...
... November 7, 2013 The knowledge and skills required to ... unavailable to those living with financial limitations. Competing demands ... achieving better diets. However, two researchers at the ... at the effects that three educational sessions might have ...
... associated with hydrocarbon extraction can negatively affect aquatic ... in the open-access journal PLOS ONE ... and other institutions. Hydrocarbons are a primary ... exploration and extraction are profitable enterprises, hydrocarbons contribute ...
Cached Biology News:Professor Alan Cowman wins Malaysian science award 23 'hands on' nutrition classes -- Enough to impact health behaviors in lower income women 2Drilling for hydrocarbons can impact aquatic life 2
(Date:7/30/2014)... 2014  RXi Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: ... on discovering, developing and commercializing innovative therapies ... technologies, today announced that their third Phase ... reduction of recurrence of hypertrophic scars following ... Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130917/NE80755LOGO ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... 2014 Vala Sciences was recently ... Protection Agency (EPA). This new contract was awarded ... including tests designed to assess the effect of ... of connections between neurons (synapses), which are critical ... formation by environmental pollutants likely contributes to a ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... LayerBio, Inc., an MIT spinoff developing novel ... of seed financing from friends and family investors. Proceeds ... a novel sustained-release product for ophthalmology. , "We are ... commitment to this important work," said Dr. Ken Mandell, ... many areas in which innovations in drug delivery have ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... have hurdled a number of significant technological challenges ... observing technology originally created for the James Webb ... Investigator Harvey Moseley, a scientist at NASA,s Goddard ... that electrostatically actuated microshutter arrays that is, ... are as functional as the current technology,s magnetically ...
Breaking Biology Technology:RXi Pharmaceuticals Expands Clinical Program with Initiation of Third Phase 2a Study with RXI-109 for Treatment of Hypertrophic Scars 2RXi Pharmaceuticals Expands Clinical Program with Initiation of Third Phase 2a Study with RXI-109 for Treatment of Hypertrophic Scars 3RXi Pharmaceuticals Expands Clinical Program with Initiation of Third Phase 2a Study with RXI-109 for Treatment of Hypertrophic Scars 4RXi Pharmaceuticals Expands Clinical Program with Initiation of Third Phase 2a Study with RXI-109 for Treatment of Hypertrophic Scars 5U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Awards Vala Sciences a Second ToxCast Contract 2U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Awards Vala Sciences a Second ToxCast Contract 3Revolutionary microshutter technology hurdles significant challenges 2Revolutionary microshutter technology hurdles significant challenges 3Revolutionary microshutter technology hurdles significant challenges 4
... (OTCQB: AHRO) ("AtheroNova"), a biotech company focused on the research ... that it has appointed Johan M. (Thijs) Spoor as a ... effective January 3, 2012. Mr. Spoor is an independent director ... the Board. "I am very pleased to ...
... Inc., has initiated its transition from technology development ... Stan Rose, Ph.D., as the company,s first chief ... Sklar, M.D., Ph.D., has agreed to join the ... pioneering the development of a novel technology with ...
... Jan. 5, 2012  ZyGEM Corp. Ltd., a developer ... of DNA and other nucleic acids, and the ... (USAMRIID), today announced the signing of a Cooperative ... of simplified sample processing solutions for biothreat agents. ...
Cached Biology Technology:AtheroNova Announces a New Board Member 2AtheroNova Announces a New Board Member 3Nabsys Expands Leadership Team to Prepare for Commercialization of Novel DNA Positional Sequencing Technology 2Nabsys Expands Leadership Team to Prepare for Commercialization of Novel DNA Positional Sequencing Technology 3Nabsys Expands Leadership Team to Prepare for Commercialization of Novel DNA Positional Sequencing Technology 4ZyGEM and USAMRIID Sign CRADA for Development of Simplified Sample Processing Solutions for Biothreat Agents 2ZyGEM and USAMRIID Sign CRADA for Development of Simplified Sample Processing Solutions for Biothreat Agents 3
... smallest electronic pressure controller available measuring 26 ... this unit specifically for the analytical instrumentation ... carrier gas flow control, microfluidic flow control, ... focusing, the OEM-EPC offers external pressure sensor ...
... Stroke Thrust Slide is designed for heavy ... are limited and substantial side-loading is present. ... provide millions of trouble-free cycles even in ... bushings or recirculating ball bearings , Optional ...
... offered in several versions. The Captiva 0.2 ... are ideal to prepare precipitated protein samples ... and necessary to prevent clogging of expensive ... fiber and 20 um polypropylene filter plates ...
... CyScribe Post-Labeling Kit with CyScribe GFX ... generation and purification of Cy3- and ... for complete cDNA labeling and purification.Flexible ... for performing labeling reactions with either ...
Biology Products: