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New MRI Diagnostic Test for Autism Spectrum Disorder

2015 17 Jan

A new brain imaging technique developed by scientists at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute may be able to identify children with autism spectrum disorder in just two minutes. This technique offers promising diagnostic potential once it undergoes more research and evaluation. Usually, diagnosis — an unquantifiable process based on clinical judgment... Read more

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Third International Day of Radiology Focuses on the Brain

2014 08 Nov

On November 8th, people around the globe will be celebrating the International Day of Radiology (IDoR). The day marks the anniversary of Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen’s first discovery of x-rays back in 1895. The annual IDoR is a highly anticipated event for scientists and medical professionals. This year, over 125 societies will be participating, representing... Read more

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International Day of Radiology 2014 To Focus on the Brain

2014 15 Oct

Radiology will be in the spotlight on November 8, as radiologists celebrate the International Day of Radiology (IDoR) through a series of events and information campaigns to help the public better understand the role of medical imaging in healthcare. The theme of IDoR 2014 is brain imaging. 2014 marks the third IDoR, and for the first time, five African... Read more

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MRI Shows Grey Matter Demyelination in MS

2014 10 Sep

The severity of myelin loss in the brain’s grey matter is closely related to disease severity in people with multiple sclerosis (MS), according to researchers in the Department of Radiology at the University of Washington, Seattle. The authors of the study, which has been published online in Radiology , used magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to reveal... Read more