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Molecular Imaging for Renal Mass Characterisation

2017 31 May

Several studies have laid the foundation for the widespread use of molecular imaging for renal mass characterisation. Additional prospectively collected data as well as research in quantitative imaging methods and the development of novel radiotracers could usher in an era of non-invasive renal mass characterisation, according to an Editorial published... Read more

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Molecular Imaging as Tool in Precision Cancer Care

2017 02 Jan

New molecular imaging technologies can make it easier to diagnose, monitor and treat cancers, and finding a way to use these noninvasive techniques more widely in clinical settings should be a top priority, according to experts from the Abramson Cancer Center and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.See Also: Multimodality... Read more

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TOPIM 2017: Neuroimaging - From Molecules To Networks

2016 29 Sep

Since 2007 the overall concept of TOPIM has been that experienced, high-level international scientists and younger/less experienced scientists from diverse disciplines are spending one week together at an inspiring place and to provide a "think tank" for knowledge exchange and intensive discussion.Presentations are held during the morning and early... Read more

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12th European Molecular Imaging Meeting - EMIM 2017

2016 25 Apr

The European Society for Molecular Imaging - ESMIWe continue to advocate Imaging Science and are convinced by the interdisciplinary approach and vision. It's about you - your participation is needed in order to foster innovation and excellence in imaging science, to establish a strong (European) Imaging Community, and also to secure funding for your... Read more

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ESMOFIR Workshop 2016.2

2016 17 Apr

ESMOFIR was officially founded on December 9th in Budapest during the Annual Leadership meeting. This society wants to be representative of all radiologists interested and/or involved in Functional and Molecular Imaging. Representatives of all subspecialty societies are invited to participate actively in the activities of the society.Conducted by an... Read more

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11th European Molecular Imaging Meeting – EMIM 2016

2015 10 Oct

The European Society for Molecular Imaging - ESMIWe continue to advocate Imaging Science and are convinced by the interdisciplinary approach and vision. It's about you - your participation is needed in order to foster innovation and excellence in imaging science, to establish a strong (European) Imaging Community, and also to secure funding for your... Read more

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Cloud for Precision Cancer Treatment

2015 06 Oct

Intel and the Knight Cancer Institute at Oregon Health & Science University have created a prototype collaborative platform to enable cancer precision medicine research across multiple institutions. Ultimately, the goal is to speed up genomic analysis so the care team can tailor a precision treatment plan for the patient within 24 hours.While the cost... Read more

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MRI/NIRST Method Improves Specificity in Breast Cancer Imaging

2015 13 Jul

A new breast exam that uses MRI and Near Infrared Spectral Tomography (NIRST) is feasible and more accurate than MRI alone, according to researchers from Norris Cotton Cancer Center at Dartmouth College (NH, USA). The findings are published in the peer-reviewed journal Clinical Cancer Research.Breast MRI is the most sensitive imaging technique for cancer... Read more

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Hybrid Scanner Uses Multiple Imaging Techniques

2015 06 Jul

Scientists are developing a new molecular, preclinical hybrid imaging system that combines positron emission tomography (PET) and MRI, and can help experts to find new drugs and advance imaging research. The new scanner includes a window for tissue observation, and an imaging chamber.The hybrid scanner, presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Society... Read more

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Siemens Healthcare partners with University Hospitals of North Midlands

2015 29 Jun

Siemens Healthcare has launched a unique new mobile application at UKRC 2015, the leading diagnostic imaging event in the UK, designed to provide education and relieve possible fears surrounding MRI scans for both children and adults. The MRI Scan app offers a 360 degree virtual MRI scan with realistic sounds, preparing patients for what to expect prior... Read more