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Advances in preclinical MRI technology Aug 20, 2014

Recent advances in preclinical MRI technologies have escalated the extent of research that can be undertaken, explains MR Solutions' David Taylor.

Research & Innovation news

MRI strategy targets tumour tracking

A novel MR imaging strategy could improve real-time tumour tracking by enhancing image quality without increasing reconstruction times.

A step towards 3D proton beam dosimetry

Reconstruction of 3D light distributions in a liquid scintillator could provide high-resolution quality assurance of clinical proton beams.

FLASH irradiation spares healthy tissue

Ultrahigh dose rate radiation pulses reduce healthy tissue damage while maintaining tumour control.

Nanoparticles offer targeted gene delivery

Magnetic nanoparticles provide safe, effective and targeted delivery of "suicide-genes" to liver cancer cells.

In brief: research round-up

Recent developments in cancer screening, nanomedicine, focused ultrasound and more.

Low-dose preview minimizes CT dose

A simulated low-dose cone-beam CT preview helps minimize delivered dose in image-guided procedures.

Neural network cuts false-positive recalls

A mammography image analysis scheme based on artificial neural networks could reduce false-positive recalls.

An in-depth guide to CT dose

Review article discusses everything you need to know about CT dose.

Arc therapy for proton pencil beams

Proton modulated arc therapy could enable simultaneous dose and LET painting of a tumour target.

Nanoparticles open window into the brain

New imaging technique could monitor vascular blood flow and structure in real time and potentially help treat strokes, cancer and dementia.

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Esteya electronic brachytherapy

A white paper by Rakesh Patel, Director of The Targeted Radiation Institutes, Silicon Valley, CA, and Ate K. Loonstra, Manager Global Medical Affairs, Elekta.

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