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).

stroke damage, MRI, contrast agent, gelatinase, University of Missouri study
News | Neuro Imaging | March 16, 2016

March 16, 2016 ― A team of researchers led by the University of Missouri School of Medicine has developed a new,...

multiple sclerosis MS patients, rs-fMRI, neuro imaging, video games, Radiology journal
News | Neuro Imaging | March 08, 2016

March 8, 2016 — Playing “brain-training” video games may help improve some cognitive abilities of people with...

Alzheimer's disease, IDEAS study, patient enrollment open, amyloid PET scan
News | PET Imaging | March 03, 2016

March 3, 2016 — Participating dementia specialists may now enroll patients in the Imaging Dementia—Evidence for...

Alzheimer's disease, oligomers, amyloid plaque, bifunctional chemical agents, Washington University in St. Louis
News | PET Imaging | February 23, 2016

February 23, 2016 — The National Institutes of Health recently bestowed a $1.5 million grant on a Washington...

physical fitness, brain size, Neurology journal, MRI study

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News | Neuro Imaging | February 11, 2016

February 11, 2016 — Poor physical fitness in middle age may be linked to a smaller brain size 20 years later,...

second language, brain connection strength, resting state functional magnetic resonance imaging, fMRI study, Journal of Neuroscience
News | Neuro Imaging | February 08, 2016

February 8, 2016 — Learning a second language is easier for some adults than others, and innate differences in how...

Functional MRI May Help Identify More Effective Painkillers for Chronic Pain Sufferers
News | Neuro Imaging | February 05, 2016

February 5, 2016 — New research may allow more effective and safer pain medications to reach patients who suffer...

multiple sclerosis, MS, T2-weighted MRI, University of Nottingham study
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | February 03, 2016

February 3, 2016 — A new way of using...

emotional brain structure, mother to daughter, passed down, UCSF study
News | Neuro Imaging | February 01, 2016

February 1, 2016 — A new study showed...

obese and overweight children, brain function, MRI, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
News | Neuro Imaging | January 28, 2016

January 28, 2016 — The brains of...

Jan medical, BrainLab, BrainPulse diagnostic tool, concussion, stroke, financing
News | Neuro Imaging | January 25, 2016

January 25, 2016 — Jan Medical announced today that it has secured $7.5 million in Series C funding from Brainlab...

SyMRI, MD Anderson Cancer Center, brain tumor characterization
News | Neuro Imaging | January 20, 2016

January 20, 2016 — SyntheticMR and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have signed a research...

IED, intermittent explosive disorder, brain volume, University of Chicago study, fMRI
News | Neuro Imaging | January 18, 2016

January 18, 2016 — People who have a behavioral disorder characterized by extreme outbursts of anger — such as road...

Jeffrey W. Prescott, M.D., Ph.D.

News | Clinical Trials | December 30, 2015

The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) presented its fourth...

smart fat cells, liposomes, blood-brain barrier, gliomas, early detection, brain tumors
News | Neuro Imaging | December 22, 2015

December 22, 2015 — A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...

Brain, MRI
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 18, 2015

Noisy gymnasiums, restaurants where conversations are nearly impossible and concert halls less than perfect for the...

Brain Regions of PTSD Patients Show Differences During Fear Responses
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 18, 2015

Regions of the brain function differently among people with post-traumatic stress disorder, causing them to...

An example of Vessel Assist used to create vessel centerlines through a CTO to help guide revascularization in the cath lab.

An example of Vessel Assist used to create vessel centerlines through a CTO to help guide revascularization in the cath lab.

Technology | Angiography | December 14, 2015

December 14, 2015 — As the field of interventional medicine grows, so do the challenges for clinicians to plan,...