Whole Head Magnetoencephalography

August 11, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

MEG helmet
For neuroimaging, engineers at the University of Nottingham have designed a helmet with sensors that combine optically-pumped magnetometers (OPMs), [MORE]

3D Imaging of Peripheral Nerve Damage from Diabetes

July 28, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Diabetic peripheral nerves
Imaging scientists at Sweden’s University of Lund write: “Here we demonstrate the feasibility of X-ray phase contrast holographic [MORE]

Imaging Tumors below the Skin

June 16, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIcro OCT imagery
American and Chinese scientists have developed “a prototype device capable of imaging through tissues at resolutions down to [MORE]

Screening with a Thermal Imaging Camera

June 2, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart thermal sensor
FLIR Systems, Inc. (FLIR is an acronym for forward-looking infrared; Wilsonville, OR), is a major maker of thermal [MORE]

Making Organs Transparent

May 26, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Transparent kidney shows vascular and glomeruli details
This piece describes how German scientists have made kidney-sized organs transparent under a microscope.  [MORE]

First Laser Ultrasound Images Inside the Body

April 28, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Images captured remotely via ultrasound
“MIT engineers have come up with an alternative method that doesn’t require contact with the body [MORE]

Photoacoustic Imaging of Blood Vessels

April 14, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Photo acoustic imaging
“Researchers from Pohang University of Science and Technology in South Korea have developed a new photoacoustic imaging system [MORE]

Ultra-Miniaturized Endoscope

April 14, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Images from lensless computational microendoscope
A collaboration between optical engineers in Boston and Baltimore have designed a minimally invasive, lens-free, computational [MORE]

New X-Ray Technology Shows Microfractures

February 25, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

X-Ray image
CT images appear in gray scale, and consequently are insufficient for displaying microfractures in bones.  However, researchers at the [MORE]

Smaller, Lighter, Cheaper: Portable MRI

February 18, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Prototype portable MR
This piece mostly is business-related about a Guilford, CT company, Hyperfine, which is developing small, portable MRI machines.  [MORE]

Robot MD

November 19, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Artificial intelligence
It is an argument worth having, whether a human medical diagnostician, who may see a thousand cases of a [MORE]

Transforming Operating Rooms

November 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

OR of the future
Operating rooms are the heart of any hospital.  Johns Hopkins Hospital has 33 ORs; Mayo Clinic, 87 [MORE]

Algorithm for Diagnosing Lung Biopsies

October 29, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

An Israeli company, RSIP Vision (Jerusalem), uses computer vision and artificial intelligence to examine CT images (et al) looking for [MORE]

Ultrasound Sculpted Lens for Relay Imaging

October 8, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ultrasound breakthrough
Electrical and computer engineers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a novel way of using ultrasound for noninvasive imaging [MORE]