Neuro Imaging

Neuro imaging produces images of the structure or activity of the nervous system, usually the brain. It uses techniques like magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computerized tomography (CT).

psychotic patients, brain activity, movie viewing, fMRI, Alice in Wonderland, ECNP
News | Neuro Imaging | August 31, 2015

August 31, 2015 — Researchers using...

Johns Hopkins University, adaptability, brain's vision center, blind children, functional magnetic resonance imaging, Marina Bedny

Image courtesy of Johns Hopkins University

News | Neuro Imaging | August 21, 2015

August 21, 2015 — By early childhood, the sight regions of a blind person’s...

Philips, Ultimaker, MRI scans, 3-D printing, replicas, ISMRM
News | Medical 3-D Printing | August 13, 2015

August 13, 2015 —In an effort to demonstrate how...

Brainreader, Neuroreader, brain volume changes, degenerative brain diseases, early diagnosis
Technology | Neuro Imaging | August 11, 2015

August 11, 2015 — Brainreader, a Danish medical device company, announced the launch of its new software product...

Alzheimer's Association, IDEAS Study, website, participation, brain PET scan
News | Neuro Imaging | August 05, 2015

August 5, 2015 — The Alzheimer’s Association announced the launch of a new website for the upcoming Imaging Dementia...

Brainlab, Automatic Brain Metastases Planning software, radiosurgery, neurosurgery, AAPM
News | Treatment Planning | August 03, 2015

August 3, 2015 — Leading radiosurgery experts presented their experiences with Automatic Brain Metastases Planning...

pediatric sports-related head trauma, CT scans, computed tomography, UC Davis, TBIs, traumatic brain injuries
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 03, 2015

August 3, 2015 — Dramatic increases in pediatric emergency department visits for sports-related head injuries over...

biomarkers, Alzheimer's disease, AD, MRI, PET, University of Kentucky, Sanders-Brown Center on Aging
News | Neuro Imaging | July 31, 2015

July 31, 2015 — Researchers at the University of Kentucky’s Sanders-Brown Center on Aging are on the hunt for...

SPECT, traumatic brain injury, TBI, post-traumatic stress disorder, PTSD
News | Molecular Imaging | July 08, 2015

July 8, 2015 - After comparing more than 20,000 brain scans, researchers have identified differences between...

PET, neuroinflammation, C-11 PBR28, dementia, SNMMI 2015
News | June 12, 2015

June 12, 2015 - Neuroinflammation caused by a reactive immune system could be tripping off the neurodegeneration...

Duke Medicine, MRI, deep brain stimulation, DBS, pathways, Nandan Lad

Image courtesy of Duke Medicine

News | June 11, 2015

June 11, 2015 - Scientists at Duke Medicine have produced a 3-D map of the human brain stem at an unprecedented...

florbetaben, beta-amyloid plaque, Alzheimer's, Piramal, PET
News | June 09, 2015

June 9, 2015 - Piramal Imaging announced the presentation of additional analyses from its florbetaben phase 3...

News | June 05, 2015

June 5, 2015 - Degeneration of the white matter of the brain may be an early marker of specific types of...

NIH, Alzheimer's, recommendations, Research Summit 2015
News | May 08, 2015

May 8, 2015 — The National Institutes of Health (NIH) released recommendations that provide a framework for a bold...

Alzheimer's Association, ACR, trial, amyloid, PET, diagnosis, IDEAS
News | April 17, 2015

April 16, 2015 — A new four-year research study will...

focused ultrasound, Alzheimer's, mice, Queensland, treatment
Feature | March 27, 2015

March 27, 2015 — A pre-clinical study published this week in Science Translational Medicine suggests that...

Alzheimer's, tau PET tracers, positron emission tomography, dementia, research
News | February 19, 2015

February 19, 2015 — One of the hottest topics in current ...

MR guided focused ultrasound, Alzheimer's, mice, contrast media

The image on the left shows the plaque abnormalities on untreated transgenic mice and the image on the right shows the brain of a transgenic mouse that has been treated with MR imaging-guided focused ultrasound. Image courtesy of Kullervo Hynynen, Sunnybrook Research Institute.

Feature | February 13, 2015

February 13, 2015 — For the first time, researchers have reversed some of the symptoms of...