Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) News and Research

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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) uses a large magnet and radio waves to look at organs and structures inside your body. Health care professionals use MRI scans to diagnose a variety of conditions, from torn ligaments to tumors. MRIs are very useful for examining the brain and spinal cord. Also called: Magnetic resonance imaging, NMR, Nuclear magnetic resonance.
New imaging system offers better way to monitor brain changes from Alzheimer's in mouse models

New imaging system offers better way to monitor brain changes from Alzheimer's in mouse models

First 7T MRI system receives FDA clearance for clinical use in the United States

First 7T MRI system receives FDA clearance for clinical use in the United States

Siemens Healthineers’ MAGNETOM Terra 7T MRI scanner cleared by FDA for diagnostic imaging

Siemens Healthineers’ MAGNETOM Terra 7T MRI scanner cleared by FDA for diagnostic imaging

Allergy medication restores nervous system function in patients with chronic MS

Allergy medication restores nervous system function in patients with chronic MS

MRI and ultrasound can detect fetal brain damage caused by Zika in utero

MRI and ultrasound can detect fetal brain damage caused by Zika in utero

New MRI contrast agent differentiates between aggressive and slow-growing breast cancers

New MRI contrast agent differentiates between aggressive and slow-growing breast cancers

UConn Health makes new 3D-printed model of arteries to help surgeons get practice

UConn Health makes new 3D-printed model of arteries to help surgeons get practice

Risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer

Risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer

Caltech researchers develop miniature device for use in ‘smart pills’ to diagnose and treat diseases

Caltech researchers develop miniature device for use in ‘smart pills’ to diagnose and treat diseases

New app uses smartphone camera to provide detailed information about heart health

New app uses smartphone camera to provide detailed information about heart health

Scientists identify and target specific brain area related to ‘hearing voices’ in schizophrenia

Scientists identify and target specific brain area related to ‘hearing voices’ in schizophrenia

Research projects highlight increasing adoption of PEEK polymer-based implants in clinical practice

Research projects highlight increasing adoption of PEEK polymer-based implants in clinical practice

Photoacoustic technique uses lasers to create detailed ultrasound images in live animals

Photoacoustic technique uses lasers to create detailed ultrasound images in live animals

New study pinpoints origin of abnormalities in autism spectrum disorder

New study pinpoints origin of abnormalities in autism spectrum disorder

Magnetic stimulation of the prefrontal cortex improved test subjects’ evaluation of own performance

Magnetic stimulation of the prefrontal cortex improved test subjects’ evaluation of own performance

Study: Left atrial appendage closure during open heart surgery protects against brain infarctions

Study: Left atrial appendage closure during open heart surgery protects against brain infarctions

Study provides insight for clinicians considering MRI in children with persistent concussive symptoms

Study provides insight for clinicians considering MRI in children with persistent concussive symptoms

Review of kidney cancer incidence in California signals end of a trend

Review of kidney cancer incidence in California signals end of a trend

New MyoVista hsECG device launched in the European Union for early detection of heart disease

New MyoVista hsECG device launched in the European Union for early detection of heart disease

Early surgery for rotator cuff tears leads to lasting improvement in outcomes

Early surgery for rotator cuff tears leads to lasting improvement in outcomes