Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

MRI creates images from the resonance created in hydrogen atoms when they are polerized and an electromegntic pulse is used to knock them off axis. This section includes MR analysis software, MRI scanners, gadolinium contrast agents, and related magnetic resonance accessories.

News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | May 24, 2017

May 24, 2017 — The University Medical Centre (UMC) Utrecht in the Netherlands recently treated the first patient as...

Asterias MRI Data Shows AST-OPC1 Cells Prevent Cavitation in Severe Spinal Cord Injury Patients
News | Orthopedic Imaging | May 23, 2017

May 23, 2017 — Asterias Biotherapeutics Inc. recently announced new positive serial...

MRI Offers New Insights Into Tumor Metabolism
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 17, 2017

May 17, 2017 — Tumors, inflammation and circulatory disorders locally disturb the body's acid-base balance. These...

A low-dose lung CT scan can be used to help detect mesothelioma.

An example of a low-dose CT scan of the lungs, showing lung cancer. Image courtesy of Toshiba.

Feature | Lung Cancer | May 05, 2017 | Alison Grimes

The term mesothelioma was coined in 1909, just a few years after the introduction of medical X-ray imaging. The term...

Scientists Develop Novel Chemical Dye to Improve MRI Liver Cancer Imaging
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 03, 2017

May 3, 2017 — Scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have developed a novel nanodiamond-based...

MR Solutions Wins Second Straight Queen's Award for Enterprise in the U.K.
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 03, 2017

May 3, 2017 — MR Solutions won the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade in late April....

Quality of MAGiC Brain Scans Non-Inferior to Conventional MRI
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 02, 2017

May 2, 2017 — A new study published in the...

GE Healthcare Highlights New Signa Premier MRI System at ISMRM 2017
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 27, 2017

April 27, 2017 — GE Healthcare will showcase Signa Premier, its U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)-...

Toshiba Showcases Vantage Galan 3T MRI at ISMRM 2017
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 24, 2017

April 24, 2017 — Offering a full range of advanced clinical applications for researchers, Toshiba Medical will...

Philips Showcases Newest MR-based Innovations at ISMRM 2017
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 24, 2017

April 24, 2017 — Philips announced that it will feature the company’s latest...

SyntheticMR Myelination Quantification Feature Receives CE Mark
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 19, 2017

April 19, 2017 — REMyDI (Rapid Estimation of Myelin for Diagnostic Imaging), first introduced by SyntheticMR AB at...

3-D-printed Model of Stenotic Intracranial Artery Enables Vessel-Wall MRI Standardization
News | Medical 3-D Printing | April 18, 2017

April 18, 2017 — A collaboration between stroke neurologists at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and...

New MRI Technique Shows Effectiveness of Cystic Fibrosis Drug

Image courtesy of Toshiba Medical.

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 14, 2017

April 14, 2017 ― Researchers from the University of Missouri School of Medicine have developed an imaging technique...

News | Prostate Cancer | April 04, 2017

April 4, 2017 — Profound Medical Corp. announced that the first TULSA-PRO patient paid procedure has been...

Analogic, bkFusion, bk3000, MRI-ultrasound fusion, prostate biopsy, EAU 2017
News | Biopsy Systems | March 30, 2017

March 30, 2017 — Analogic Corp. announced that it will introduce its bkFusion solution for improving biopsy...

Karmanos Cancer Institute, UroNav Fusion Biopsy System, prostate cancer
News | Biopsy Systems | March 23, 2017

March 23, 2017 — Urology specialists at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute (Detroit) have begun using the...

News | Prostate Cancer | March 22, 2017

March 22, 2017 — Profound Medical Corp. announced that it has successfully completed the first sale of a TULSA-PRO...

diffusion weighted MRI, children, traumatic brain injury, TBI recovery, Neurology journal study
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | March 21, 2017

March 21, 2017 — A new imaging biomarker may help predict which children will take longer to recover from a...