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Noninvasive Imaging Helps Predict Heart Attacks

2017 14 Mar

A new study in the journal Radiology demonstrates the effectiveness of using noninvasive CT angiography and stress tests to detect which patients are likely to suffer a heart attack or other adverse cardiovascular event. This noninvasive approach may be a better option than coronary angiography, an invasive technique, in identifying such high-risk... Read more

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Novel MRI Method Distinguishes Healthy Prostate Tissue from Cancer

2016 23 Aug

Radiologists from UT Southwestern Medical Center have used a novel MRI technique that detects low levels of zinc ion and can help distinguish healthy prostate tissue from cancer. The findings are published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . MRIs in general are unable to distinguish between zinc levels in healthy, malignant,... Read more

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New Imaging Method for Showing Oxygen In Tissue

2016 01 Aug

One of the biggest challenges in imaging is the ability to visualise oxygen in tissue. A research team led by Prof. Vasilis Ntziachristos, Chair for Biological Imaging at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and Director of the Institute for Biological and Medical Imaging at the Helmholtz Zentrum München has developed an approach to tackle this... Read more