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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is an imaging technique which physicians use for the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions.
Trial of new type of drug that attacks amyloid

Trial of new type of drug that attacks amyloid

Study indicates potential of alendronate and estrogen progression of osteoarthritis

Study indicates potential of alendronate and estrogen progression of osteoarthritis

Brain imaging technology shows how the adult dyslexic brain can change

Brain imaging technology shows how the adult dyslexic brain can change

Scientists are trying to determine what goes on inside the brain when it sees a face

Scientists are trying to determine what goes on inside the brain when it sees a face

Children who swallow more than one magnet need immediate medical care

Children who swallow more than one magnet need immediate medical care

Researchers are comparing two drugs used to treat pediatric bipolar disorder

Researchers are comparing two drugs used to treat pediatric bipolar disorder

New computational techniques that can allow medical doctors to visualise and assess micro-vessel blood flow in tumours

New computational techniques that can allow medical doctors to visualise and assess micro-vessel blood flow in tumours

New imaging technology gathers valuable information about the brains of people with schizophrenia

New imaging technology gathers valuable information about the brains of people with schizophrenia

FDA approves device that uses magnetic resonance image guided focused ultrasound to target and destroy uterine fibroids

FDA approves device that uses magnetic resonance image guided focused ultrasound to target and destroy uterine fibroids

Groundbreaking new study that may help stroke patients regain greater use of their hands or arms

Groundbreaking new study that may help stroke patients regain greater use of their hands or arms

Drastic market changes with MRI contrast media and PET radiopharmaceuticals emerging as most promising segments

Drastic market changes with MRI contrast media and PET radiopharmaceuticals emerging as most promising segments

Researchers have found two areas of the brain that appear to compete for control over behavior

Researchers have found two areas of the brain that appear to compete for control over behavior

Scientists can now explain why the brain prefers one brand of soft drink to another

Scientists can now explain why the brain prefers one brand of soft drink to another

Intravenous immunoglobulin therapy may reduce the risk of a second attack of symptoms related to multiple sclerosis

Intravenous immunoglobulin therapy may reduce the risk of a second attack of symptoms related to multiple sclerosis

Study increases likelihood that MRI could be used as predictive technology to determine which patients should be placed on statin therapy for atherosclerosis

Study increases likelihood that MRI could be used as predictive technology to determine which patients should be placed on statin therapy for atherosclerosis

Breast density, rapid tumor growth contribute to mammogram failure in women in their forties

Breast density, rapid tumor growth contribute to mammogram failure in women in their forties

Researchers to develop dietary agents to reduce risk of cataracts for astronauts

Researchers to develop dietary agents to reduce risk of cataracts for astronauts

MRI is useful, not just in diagnosing MS, but also in the monitoring of therapies in clinical trials

MRI is useful, not just in diagnosing MS, but also in the monitoring of therapies in clinical trials

Over 170,000 Canadians took part in the largest single-day, fundraising event for breast cancer in Canada

Over 170,000 Canadians took part in the largest single-day, fundraising event for breast cancer in Canada

Specially adapted MRI improves brain tumour removal

Specially adapted MRI improves brain tumour removal