German researchers have developed a new method for creating three-dimensional (3D) images of cells that utilizes photoacoustic imaging and a phytochrome protein to provide in vivo looks at tumor growth.
May 09, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
A new artificial intelligence (AI) tool lets scientists visualize a 3D model of living human cells, even when the entire cell is not visible, according to a recent NPR story.
May 08, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
MRI, for all it can do, has many design limitations—but an NYU School of Medicine team recently created an MRI device that users can slip on like a glove to produce high quality images of moving joints.
May 08, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
A group at Vanderbilt University in Nashville is developing a helmet that would use ultrasound brain technology to produce real-time images with novel implications for surgery guidance and robotics, according to a university press release.
May 04, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
A team of U.S. researchers utilized brain imaging to find problems in white matter connectivity in infants with the genetic neurodevelopment disorder Fragile X syndrome (FXS), pointing to the areas as possible targets for intervention.
May 04, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
A team of researchers found that postmortem computed tomography (CT) angiography detects more lesions in a human corpse than a standard CT or autopsy examination, according to a forensic multicenter study published May 1 in Radiology.
May 03, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
The emergence of advanced breast screening technologies has helped lower mortality rates. But some question if existing disparities among vulnerable populations will only get worse, according to a recent study published in the May issue of Academic Radiology.
May 03, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
3D ultrasound (US) was determined to be as accurate as 2D US in diagnosing development dysplasia of the hip (DDH), a recent study found, with the 3D variety reducing the need for follow-up imaging by more than two-thirds.
May 02, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
The FDA has recently approved iSchemaView’s RAPID CTA, a new 3D imaging technology for computed tomography (CT) angiography, according to a May 1 press release.
Apr 24, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
A group of researchers at Thomas Jefferson University utilized super-resolution live-cell microscopy to visualize connections between neurons strengthening in real-time that produced structural changes in the brain.
Apr 16, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
Current Alzheimer’s disease research is primarily focused on symptoms, but a recent study proposed a new framework for understanding the disease based on biological brain changes and biomarkers.
Apr 13, 2018 | Healthcare Economics
On Friday, April 13, the FDA approved the latest version of the SOMATOM Force, a dual source CT system from Siemens Healthineers.
Apr 10, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
Contrast-enhanced subharmonic imaging (SHI)—a new technique for imaging of microbubble ultrasound contrast agents—detected prostate cancers not identified by traditional MRI, according to a recent study presented at the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) 2018 Annual Meeting.
Apr 10, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
Researchers at MIT and Massachusetts General Hospital found indocyanine green, an FDA-approved and commercially available fluorescent dye, ideal in short-wave infrared (SWIR) imaging—a discovery that may allow clinicians to create clearer biological images, MIT News reports.
Apr 10, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
Researchers from the University of Southern California (USC) Viterbi School of Engineering are making radiofrequency ablation safer and faster with real-time thermal imaging and an associated probe device, according to a recent USC news release.
Apr 09, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
Researchers from New York and California recently used MRI to determine prenatal exposure to commonly used antidepressants in pregnant women may be associated with impacted fetal brain development—particularly in areas crucial to emotions.
Apr 06, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
A team of international researchers published a study in Radiology that found surface regularity taken from high-resolution contrast-enhanced pretreatment volumetric T1-weighted MRIs to be an accurate predictor of survival in patients with specific malignant brain or spine tumors.
Apr 05, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
Calling the discovery of a new organ in the human body surprising is a bit of an understatement, but that's what a study published in Scientific Reports claims.
A team of Stony Brook University-led researchers in New York created a method using deep learning digital pathology to map cancerous immune cell patters that may help guide new cancer therapies.
Mar 30, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
A team of physicists in China has used ghost imaging to make detailed x-ray images they claim has lowered the radiation dose by a “million times" compared to previous attempts using the technique, Science Magazine reports.
Mar 22, 2018 | Advanced Visualization
Ever since Mahesh Yogi introduced transcendental meditation to the West in the middle of the 20th century, researchers have sought to solidify claims that the practice offered a state of “restful alertness.” Recent research used fMRI to back-up that assertion.