Technology | October 17, 2007

Toshiba MR Systems Feature Large View, High Homogeneity

A works in progress, Toshiba’s 3T MR system is a new magnet design that combines a short bore with high homogeneity.
In addition, the new system features Toshiba’s patented Pianissimo technology, which substantially reduces noise, solving one of the primary concerns facing 3T imaging today, according to the company.

Toshiba’s Vantage Atlas 1.5T MRI system, a short-bore, multichannel system with a large clinical field-of-view is a 128-element system with an integrated coil concept that allows clinicians to perform multiple exams without repositioning coils.
Vantage systems include software for contrast-free MRA procedures with fresh blood imaging, contrast-free improved angiography and Time-SLIP.

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