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).

NeuroQuant Software Compatible With Hitachi 1.2T, 1.5T and 3.0T Hitachi MRI Scanners
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | July 27, 2017
July 27, 2017 — CorTechs Labs recently announced that Hitachi 1.2T Oasis, 1.5T Echelon Oval and 3.0T Trillium Oval...
"Residual Echo" of Ancient Humans May Hold Clues to Mental Disorders

MRI data shows (left) areas of the skull preferentially affected by the amount of Neanderthal-derived DNA and (right) areas of the brain’s visual system in which Neanderthal gene variants influenced cortex folding (red) and gray matter volume (yellow). Image courtesy of Michael Gregory, M.D., NIMH Section on Integrative Neuroimaging

News | Neuro Imaging | July 26, 2017
July 26, 2017 — Researchers from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) have produced the first direct evidence...
FDA Clears First Neonatal Magnetic Resonance Imaging Device
Technology | Pediatric Imaging | July 21, 2017
July 21, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the first magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
Researchers Identify Visual System Changes that May Signal Parkinson's Disease
News | Neuro Imaging | July 11, 2017
July 11, 2017 — Changes in the visual systems of newly diagnosed Parkinson’s disease patients may provide important...
New Study Uses MRI to Probe Psychopathic Brains
News | Neuro Imaging | July 07, 2017
July 7, 2017 — Josh Buckholtz, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology at Harvard University, is the senior author of...
American Society of Neuroradiology Launches Anne G. Osborn International Outreach Professor Program
News | Neuro Imaging | July 05, 2017
July 5, 2017 — The American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR) recently announced the creation of the Anne G. Osborn ASNR...
Study Indicates Q-Collar May Help Protect Football Players' Brain Function
News | Neuro Imaging | May 15, 2017
May 15, 2017 — A new study of high school football players adds to mounting evidence that the Q-Collar may help reduce...
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 magnetic resonance (MR) solutions and...
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 the...
fMRI, functional MRI, patience, imagination, neuroscience, Psychological Science journal, clinical study
News | Neuro Imaging | April 06, 2017
April 6, 2017 — By using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to look inside the brain, neuroscientists at the...
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 traumatic...
Technology | Clinical Decision Support | March 16, 2017
March 16, 2017 — MedyMatch Technology announced a collaboration with IBM  Watson Health to bring MedyMatch’s artificial...
UCI, University of California Irvine, brain trauma research, CTE, Toshiba, Vantage Galan 3T MRI
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | March 15, 2017
March 15, 2017 — Researchers at the University of California Irvine now have access to Toshiba Medical’s most advanced...
MRI, HIV in the brain, UCL study, Clinical Infectious Diseases
News | Neuro Imaging | March 15, 2017
March 15, 2017 — Scientists at University College London (UCL) have developed a way to use magnetic resonance imaging (...
infant brain MRI, autism, cerebrospinal fluid, CSF, UNC study, Joseph Piven, Biological Psychiatry
News | Pediatric Imaging | March 10, 2017
March 10, 2017 — A national research network led by University of North Carolina (UNC) School of Medicine's Joseph...
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News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | March 09, 2017
March 9, 2017 — Piramal Imaging SA and Isologic Innovative Radiopharmaceuticals recently announced that Health Canada...
brain scans, neuroimaging, psychotherapy response, anxiety and depression, Harvard Reviw of Psychiatry
News | Neuro Imaging | March 08, 2017
March 8, 2017 — Brain imaging scans may one day provide useful information on the response to psychotherapy in patients...
brain SPECT imaging, dementia, depression, Daniel G. Amen

Representative brain SPECT scans in a patient with Alzheimer's dementia showing substantially reduced brain blood flow in the temporal and parietal lobes compared to a person with depression with mild decreased frontal lobe blood flow. Image courtesy of Amen Clinics.

News | SPECT Imaging | February 22, 2017
February 22, 2017 — Does a patient have depression or a cognitive disorder (CD) such as Alzheimer's disease or both?...
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | February 16, 2017
February 16, 2017 — Cerveau Technologies Inc. announced it has signed an agreement with Siemens’ PETNET Solutions Inc....
MRI, toddlers, high risk, autism, babies, Nature study
News | Pediatric Imaging | February 15, 2017
February 15, 2017 — Using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in infants with older siblings with autism, researchers from...