News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 19, 2017

SyntheticMR Myelination Quantification Feature Receives CE Mark

REMyDI provides automatic volume measurement of myelin from a single 5-6 minute quantitative MRI scan

SyntheticMR Myelination Quantification Feature Receives CE Mark

April 19, 2017 — REMyDI (Rapid Estimation of Myelin for Diagnostic Imaging), first introduced by SyntheticMR AB at the 2016 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, is now CE-marked for clinical use in Europe.

Easy quantification of myelin allows clinicians to follow myelination in the developing brain and monitor myelin degeneration in patients with demyelinating and neurodegenerative disorders. REMyDI is a feature of the SyMRI post-processing software from SyntheticMR. 

Measuring myelin volume with conventional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is challenging. With the REMyDI feature in SyMRI, clinicians can now get an automatic volume measurement of myelin from a single 5-6 minute quantitative MRI scan. The automatic post-processing is completed in less than 10 seconds.

The new feature is now available in the SyMRI Neuro REMyDI package.

SyMRI is compatible with MR scanners from leading vendors. SyMRI is a CE-marked product and is U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) pending.

For more information: www.syntheticmr.com

Related Content

Smoldering Spots in the Brain May Signal Severe MS

NIH researchers found that dark rimmed spots representing ongoing, “smoldering” inflammation, may be a hallmark of more disabling forms of multiple sclerosis. Image courtesy of Reich lab, NIH/NINDS.

News | Neuro Imaging | August 22, 2019
Aided by a high-powered brain scanner and a 3-D printer, National Institutes of Health (NIH) researchers peered inside...
Vaping Impairs Vascular Function

Image courtesy of the American Heart Association

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 21, 2019
Inhaling a vaporized liquid solution through an e-cigarette, otherwise known as vaping, immediately impacts vascular...
Improved Imaging Technique Could Increase Chances of Prostate Cancer Survival
News | Prostate Cancer | August 20, 2019
According to the American Cancer Society, approximately one in nine men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their...
Some Pregnant Women Are Exposed to Gadolinium in Early Pregnancy
News | Women's Health | August 20, 2019
A small but concerning number of women are exposed to a commonly used magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agent...
New MRI Technique Captures Brain Changes in Near-real Time

Differences in stiffness between stimulus states. Image courtesy of Patz et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | August 19, 2019
An international team of researchers developed a new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique that can capture an...
Mobile Stroke Unit Gets Patients Quicker Treatment Than Traditional Ambulance

Image courtesy of UTHealth McGovern Medical School

News | Stroke | August 16, 2019
Every second counts for stroke patients, as studies show they can lose up to 27 million brain cells per minute....
ADHD Medication May Affect Brain Development in Children

Images of regions of interest (colored lines) in the white matter skeleton representation. Data from left and right anterior thalamic radiation (ATR) were averaged. Image courtesy of C. Bouziane et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | August 16, 2019
A drug used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) appears to affect development of the brain’s...
Profound Medical Receives U.S. FDA 510(k) Clearance for Tulsa-Pro
Technology | Interventional Radiology | August 16, 2019
Profound Medical Corp. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to...
RSNA and ACR to Collaborate on Landmark Medical 3D Printing Registry
News | Medical 3-D Printing | August 08, 2019
The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) and the American College of Radiology (ACR) will launch a new medical...