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Feb 8, 2016
Research in mice reveals that radiotherapy can significantly reduce Alzheimer's disease-associated amyloid-β plaques.
Feb 5, 2016
Researchers in Italy are planning the first clinical study of phase-contrast breast CT with synchrotron radiation.
Feb 4, 2016
Simple technique assesses the suitability of molybdenum targets used for cyclotron-based technetium-99m production.
Feb 3, 2016
Treatment plans based on "kill-painting" optimize ion beam therapy for hypoxic tumours.
Feb 2, 2016
A sensitive imaging system that detects a fluorescent biomarker in tumour cells could enable more accurate brain tumour excision.
Feb 1, 2016
Treating paediatric medulloblastoma with proton therapy is as effective as conventional radiotherapy, while causing fewer long-term toxic effects.
Jan 29, 2016
Gadolinium-based contrast agents are not necessary in PET/MRI scans to evaluate tumours in paediatric patients.
Jan 28, 2016
New electronic implants simply resorb harmlessly into the body when no longer needed.
Jan 27, 2016
The first demonstration of laser bioprinting of branched cellular tubes brings researchers a step closer to the ultimate goal of printing entire organs.
Jan 26, 2016
The breath-hold approach is a realistic clinical option for treating lung tumours with pencil-beam scanning proton therapy.
Jan 25, 2016
Researchers using Monte Carlo simulations of radiotherapy detectors must be aware of potential differences between blueprints and manufactured devices.
Jan 21, 2016
Researchers measure the acoustic waves generated by a pulsed proton beam from a hospital-based cyclotron.
Jan 20, 2016
Ultrathin, wearable and stretchy heart rate monitor can store far more recorded data than previous similar devices.
Jan 19, 2016
In a world-first clinical trial, a multi-leaf collimator is used to track moving lung tumours during radiation therapy.
Jan 18, 2016
Multispectral optoacoustic mesoscopy enables 3D in vivo mapping of melanin and blood oxygenation in human skin.
Jan 15, 2016
A pioneering exhibit about the role of microscopy coil MRI for eye assessment won a prestigious award at last month's RSNA meeting.
Jan 14, 2016
Recent developments in EEG, cancer imaging, nanomedicine and more.
Jan 13, 2016
Atmospheric dispersion model calculates doses received by the public following damage to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.
Jan 12, 2016
Lead shields can reduce the radiation delivered to pacemakers during radiotherapy by up to 40%.
Jan 11, 2016
Gold nanoparticles can boost the effectiveness of radiosurgery treatments of age-related macular degeneration.