Navigation Links
MR Solutions to Launch Two World Firsts in Pre Clinical Scanning at the World Molecular Imaging Conference in Savannah This Week - a Combined 3T, Cryogen Free MRI/PET and a 3T MRI/SPECT
Date:9/17/2013

LONDON, September 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

UK based MR Solutions continues to lead the technology revolution in pre clinical scanning with the launch of the first combined cryogen free, 3T, MR/PET and the first 3T, MR/SPECT scanners at the World Molecular Imaging Conference (WMIC) in Savannah this week (Sept 18-21st).

Dr David Taylor, CEO of MR Solutions, commented, "The combination of high-resolution PET, or SPECT with high-performance cryogen free MRI will provide significant benefits both for academia and pharma. These systems offer researchers for the first time simultaneous multi modality imaging hitherto not commercially available. It is yet another development in our plan to provide the best quality images and functional data in a way that makes it quicker and easier for scientists to work with animals."

To provide the SPECT images MR has devised a system where the three gamma camera heads and focusing collimator can be easily clipped on to the front of the bore of the MRI scanner to provide state of the art 3D SPECT images. The SPECT images can be registered with the MRI images providing anatomical-functional combined capability. The SPECT gamma camera can also be used independently.

The PET capability is provided by new solid state detectors and ASIC technology which is incorporated in the bore of the MRI scanner. The scanner combines the exquisite structural and functional characterization of tissue provided by MRI with the extreme sensitivity of PET imaging for metabolism and tracking of uniquely labeled cell types or cell receptors. This is particularly useful in oncologycardiologyand neurology research.

MR Solutions' range of cryogen free, Benchtop, 3T MRI scanners (16, 31 and 72 cm bores) which was only launched at the beginning of the year has been a complete game changer in the field of pre clinical scanning. The new technology not only provides superior soft tissue contrast and high spatial resolution, a vastly reduced stray magnetic field and all the benefits that brings but also allows the magnetic field strength to be easily varied.  

FOR MEDIA INFORMATION:
Simon Vane Percy
(t) +44(0)1737-821890
(e) simon@vanepercy.com
(m) +44(0)7710-005910


'/>"/>
SOURCE MR Solutions
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. OstoSolutions Invites Ostomates to Join "Make A Change Day" in Celebration of Ostomy Awareness Day 2013
2. Metabolic Solutions Development Company presents Phase 2a clinical trial results at the 14th International Conference on Alzheimers Drug Discovery
3. Sound World Solutions Expands Distribution Of The CS10 Personal Sound Amplifier
4. mHealth Apps & Solutions Market Worth $20.7 Billion by 2018
5. Global Intravenous Solutions (Parenteral Nutrition) Industry
6. WIKA Process Solutions, Deer Park, Texas Acquires Gayesco International.
7. Bio-Solutions Corp. Expanding in Booming Diabetes Market
8. Healthcare Briefing - Leading Medical Companies in the News: Bio-Solutions, Catalyst Pharmaceutical, MannKind, Amgen, Accuray
9. iSALUS Healthcare Expands Revenue Cycle Management Services with Billnet Solutions
10. Endo and Metamark Announce Sale of HealthTronics Laboratory Solutions
11. Emdeon Continues Focus on Patient-Centered Healthcare Solutions; Renews Chain Drug Consortium Contract for Multiple Pharmacy Solutions
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/25/2016)... May 25,2016 FDA 510(k) ... Cellvizio platform for urological and surgical applications ... inventor of Cellvizio®, the multidisciplinary confocal laser endomicroscopy ... in the US with the 12 th ... Administration (FDA). This new FDA clearance covers Confocal ...
(Date:5/25/2016)...  Zymo Research Corp. announced today the final ... that help researchers obtain the most accurate and ... rapid growth of the study of microbiomes has ... methods to improve the reproducibility and quality of ... every step of the measurement process including collection ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... 2016  Granger Diagnostics today announced immediate availability of ... infections. This test ensures discovery of ALL bacteria, ... test requires only a simple swab of the wound ... G. Bostwick , MD, Chief Medical Officer, described ... "We are excited to make available, for the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... On Memorial Day, Hope For Heroes ... lives in military battle for the country. The nonprofit Hope For Heroes partnered ... programs that empower independence for disabled military veterans, as well as police, firemen, and ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Cardiac arrhythmia is a common ... long-term patient survival, reports a team of UPMC researchers in the largest study ... Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, provide critical information that will hopefully lead ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... 2016 , ... MadgeTech will be showcasing its line of data logging ... at the MadgeTech headquarters. With products sold in more than 100 countries around the ... NASA. , In 2012, NASA strategically set up 17 RHTemp101A MadgeTech data ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... NY (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... Hereditary Retinal Degeneration” for the Foundation Fighting Blindness, Long Island Chapter on June ... to the public. , Dr. Maisel, founder of Retina Group of New ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... In an effort to provide hair restoration information to the ... users and those who do not use the app. Dr. Mohebi, the founder of Parsa ... Dr. Mohebi Live . , Dr. Mohebi says, “The positive response to the Snapchat ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):