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Successful neurosurgery with transcranial MR-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound

... The Magnetic resonance Center of the University Children's Hospital ... Professor Ernst Martin, director of the Magnetic resonance Center at the University Children's Hospital ... is planned and monitored in real time by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The HIFU beams produced by 1024 ...

Brain Imaging Study Confirms Cognizin(R) Citicoline Boosts Mental Function; to be Presented at International Society of Sports Nutrition Annual Conference

... Bioenergetics as Measured by Phosphorus Magnetic resonance Spectroscopy, " was published in the Journal of ... Perry Renshaw, M.D., Ph.D. Director of Magnetic resonance Imaging, The Brain Institute of the University ... bioenergetics as measured by phosphorus magnetic resonance spectroscopy NMR in Biomedicine Volume ...

American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- March 4, 2009

... laboratory technology called nuclear magnetic resonance to compare composition of the ancient leather to ... of tannins. - AD ARTICLE #4 "Nuclear Magnetic resonance and Electron Paramagnetic resonance as Analytical Tools to Investigate Structural ...

Self-Referral of Medical Imaging Exams a Primary Factor in Six-Fold Increase to Americans' Radiation Exposure From Scans Since 1980

... Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic resonance (SCBT-MR) urge Americans, including elected ... Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic resonance President Sanjay Saini, M.D., MBA. Why This ... is not universal by any means. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT), and ...

For sharper pictures of the body's interior

... insights into cancer cells a 7-tesla magnetic resonance tomograph promises scientists novel ... field of this so-called ultra-high field magnetic resonance tomograph (MRT) is 140 000 times as strong as ... "So far there are only about 30 magnetic resonance tomographs with such a high magnetic field ...

New Jersey-Based Biotech Start-Up Nexomics Biosciences Gets Off the Ground

... large scale protein production, Nuclear Magnetic resonance (NMR), and X-ray crystallography for use in drug ... large scale protein production, Nuclear Magnetic resonance (NMR), and X-ray crystallography for use in drug ... protein purification, and Nuclear Magnetic resonance (NMR). "Together with Prof. Gaetano ...

Which is more accurate on diagnosis of rectal carcinoma?

... ultrasound and pelvic phased-array magnetic resonance imaging has been demonstrated well in the ... ultrasound and pelvic phased-array magnetic resonance imaging for the preoperative staging of rectal ... the surgical specimens. Phased-array magnetic resonance imaging was found to be slightly superior to ...

First Major Medical Meeting Convening for MRI-guided Focused Ultrasound to Treat Cancer, Stroke, Fibroids, Other Conditions

... and more effective treatment." About magnetic resonance guided focused ultrasound surgery (MRgFUS) ... high intensity focused ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging. Focused ultrasound technology uses ... or liquefaction of blood clots. Magnetic resonance imaging is used to visualize normal anatomy and ...

Cancer research highlights

... blood supply to the tumor through magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans. Blood tests were conducted ... using computerized tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) improves the effectiveness of ... response to the contrast agents used in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans. For example, malignant and ...

Broadlane's Live Group Buy Awards High-Field Open MRI Contract to Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc.

... held its 2008 Live Group Buy for Magnetic resonance Imaging (MRI), and Broadlane’s clients ... held its 2008 Live Group Buy for Magnetic resonance Imaging (MRI), and Broadlane’s clients ... Hitachi’s High-field Open Magnetic resonance Imaging (MRI) Hitachi Medical Systems America ...

Gene that magnetically labels cells shows potential as imaging tool

... cells' movement through the body via magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), says Xiaoping Hu, PhD, professor ... are published in the June issue of Magnetic resonance in Medicine. The gene MagA comes from ... the cells prominently visible under magnetic resonance imaging. Although Hu's team tested MagA's ...

'NMR on a chip' features NIST magnetic mini-sensor

... and Technology (NIST) can detect nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) in tiny samples of fluids flowing through a ... are equivalent to those detected in MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) systems Berkeley scientists selected ... which make it possible to detect weak magnetic resonance signals from a small sample of atoms in the ...

MRI techniques evolving towards better assessment of liver fibrosis

... technological advances have been made in magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of the liver. Researchers led by ... They found that contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging, magnetic resonance spectroscopy, and diffusion-weighted ...

New technique reveals insights into lung disease

... are collaborating in the use of a magnetic resonance technique to image and quantify the air spaces ... which have access to this particular magnetic resonance technique, which is based at The University of ... are very un-reactive, can be detected by magnetic resonance methods when hyper-polarized in a very strong ...

Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance chooses open access

... that the Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic resonance (JCMR) is moving to BioMed Centrals open access ... will allow the Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic resonance (SCMR) members and JCMR authors to disseminate ... the burgeoning field of cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging and spectroscopy more efficiently. ...

World's most powerful MRI ready to scan human brain

... The world's most powerful medical magnetic resonance imaging machine, the 9.4 Tesla at the University ... was published in the November Journal of Magnetic resonance Imaging in an issue focused on MRI safety. ... Thulborn, director of UIC's Center for Magnetic resonance Research. Current MRI visualizes water ...

For Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis, Surveyed Rheumatologists and Patients Differ In Their Perception of Bristol-Myers Squibb's Orencia

... appealing messages among the surveyed agents. Instead of targeting key resonance drivers such as improving joint symptoms, slowing progression of joint ... ranks first among patients. This message encompasses many of patients' key resonance drivers, emphasizing the ability to improve quality of life as well as ...

Study identifies potential fix for damaged knees

... knee cartilage. The study is unique in that it used serial magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and newer quantitative T2 mapping to examine how the plug ... the surgery," said Hollis Potter, M.D., chief of the Division of Magnetic resonance Imaging, director of Research in the Department of Radiology and Imaging ...

MRI Accurately Depicts Deep Endometriosis

... Using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), radiologists may be able to diagnose deep endometriosis and ... Oak Brook, Ill. (Vocus) July 7, 2009 -- Using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), radiologists may be able to diagnose deep endometriosis and ...

Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority Releases June Advisory

... for prevention. Safety for Patients Receiving an MRI(magnetic resonance image): Objects becoming airborne in the MRI scan area can cause severe ... others if these objects are not removed from the area prior to a magnetic resonance (MR) scan. Between June 2004 and December 2008 the Authority received 27 ...

Top-Performing Medical Equipment Companies Announced

... Toshiba Aquilion 64 Digital X-ray Shimadzu RADspeed Magnetic resonance (MR) - 1.5T Toshiba Vantage Mammography - Digital GE Senographe DS ... This overall score can encompass additional categories such as 3T magnetic resonance (MR), interventional/cardiac x-ray, nuclear medicine and others. In the ...

Baylor Dallas Opens Nation's First Neurosurgical OR Suite Featuring BrainSUITE iMRI, GE Healthcare MR Surgical Technology

... suites opened this week and are equipped to use a high-definition magnetic resonance scanner and BrainSUITE iMRI navigation system that will help physicians ... other will be a neuroradiology room with a high-definition 1.5T magnetic resonance (MR) scanner. An advanced transport system between the two rooms allows ...

Oxygen + MRI might help determine cancer therapy success, researchers find

... DALLAS June 3, 2009 A simple magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) test involving breathing oxygen might help oncologists ... author of a study appearing online and in a future edition of Magnetic resonance in Medicine. "Using MRI, we can then go in and estimate how much oxygen a ...

I-SPY trial offers key insights into locally advanced breast cancer

... to therapy of the 216 patients examined was measured by serial magnetic resonance imaging, pathologic complete response and residual cancer burden. The ... pathologic complete response .The study also revealed that magnetic resonance volume is highly predictive of pathologic complete response and residual ...

Mother-daughter breast density study points way to earlier cancer risk assessment

... April 30, 2009) A unique mother-daughter study that used magnetic resonance to measure breast density in younger women shows that percent of breast ... that risk assessment using less harmful techniques such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) instead of X-ray should start much earlier in life. Says ...

Varian, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results

... of revenue on certain research products, including nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy systems, magnetic resonance (MR) imaging and fourier-transform mass spectrometer (FTMS) systems and ...

Activation of the prefrontal cortex improves working memory

... uses computational systems neurobiology models and functional magnetic resonance imaging scans to show that there are two parts of the cerebral cortex with ... carried out simple visual-memory tests while inside a functional magnetic resonance scanner. The differences in their ability to complete the exercises were ...

New MRI Technology Expands Its Power

... THURSDAY, March 26 (HealthDay News) -- A new method of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can better detect molecular changes inside the body that ... Science . More information The International Society for Magnetic resonance in Medicine has more about MRI . -- Robert ...

Georgia State/Georgia Tech Center for Advanced Brain Imaging to expand brain, mind research

... that will provide researchers around Atlanta with a dedicated magnetic resonance imaging scanner to further study into the mysteries of the brain and mind. ... provides both institutions with a research-dedicated functional magnetic resonance imaging scanner (fMRI). Scans from fMRIs tell researchers about active ...

ICES study finds wealthy Ontarians have better access to MRI scans

... TORONTO, March 3 /PRNewswire/ - Ontario wait times for Magnetic resonance Imaging (MRI) have improved since the provincial government's Wait Time ... Laupacis), Ontario. The study "Better access to outpatient magnetic resonance imaging in Ontario, but for whom?" is in the March 3, 2009 issue of Open ...

World's First Portable, Battery-Operated, Equine-Dedicated CT Solution Installed at Penn Vet's New Bolton Center

... supplier of innovative veterinary computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems, recently unveiled EQUUS One -- the world's first ... innovative supplier of veterinary computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) imaging systems worldwide. Headquartered in Cleveland, ...

Noninvasive screening test may detect narrowing in intracranial stents

... at Rush University Medical Center has found that quantitative magnetic resonance angiography (QMRA) is a promising screening tool to detect in-stent ... the American Heart Association . Noninvasive imaging such as magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) and computerized tomography angiography often can not ...

Diagnosoft(R) Introduces Its Third MRI Analysis Innovation

... Calif., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Diagnosoft, Inc., an innovator in magnetic resonance (MR) image analysis software that assists in diagnosis, staging and ... FDA 510k-cleared software designed for the analysis of tagged magnetic resonance images. The company is focused on improving physician workflow, ...

LegalView Reports Traumatic Brain Injury Study Concluding Spirituality Increases Following Brain Damage

... have linked NSF to the administration of gadolinium dyes during magnetic resonance image/magnetic resonance angiogram (MRI/MRA) tests among kidney disease patients. The condition can ...

LegalView Informs Chantix Patients of Risk of Seizures Leading to Traffic Accidents

... has been linked to the use of gadolinium imaging dyes during magnetic resonance imaging/magnetic resonance angiography (MRI/MRA) procedures among kidney disease patients. Although ...

New Imaging Identifies Types of Liver Disease

... Called magnetic resonance elastography, it could eliminate need for biopsies, study finds ... Nov. 1 (HealthDay News) -- A new imaging technology called magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) is highly accurate in identifying liver diseases and ...

WVU study demonstrates efficacy of CT perfusion in diagnosis of acute ischemic stroke

... that using CT perfusion to diagnose stroke may be as valuable as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) an imaging technology that takes far longer to use at a ... image (DWI) abnormalities seen on follow up MRI scans. Magnetic resonance imaging tests (MRIs) are considered the gold standard for post-stroke ...

UIC leads multi-center study to evaluate blood flow and stroke risk

... As part of the study, patients will additionally undergo magnetic resonance (MR) perfusion and quantitative magnetic resonance angiography (QMRA) that measures blood flow using "NOVA" technology ...

News briefs from the American Society of Plastic Surgery

... age groups (12 29 years old, 30 54, and 55 to 80) via magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). In the study, plastic surgeons discovered that while the ... popular surgical cosmetic procedure last year. (Study title: Magnetic resonance Imaging Characterization of Orbital Changes with Age and Associated ...

MEDRAD Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Wireless MR Infusion System

... the clinician to control a patient's medication infusion during a magnetic resonance (MR) procedure from both inside and outside the scan room. When changes ... include a comprehensive line of vascular injection systems, magnetic resonance (MR) surface coils and patient care products, and equipment services. ...
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(Date:8/20/2014)... Arizona State University, the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and ... isolated Mycobacterium pinnipedii from skeletons found in ... pathogen is a relative of the TB bacterium that ... today. These researchers assume that seals carried the pathogens ... sea lions was unexpected" comments Sebastien Gagneux, from the ...
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