Quantum X-Ray Microscopy

February 9, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

How quantum x-ray works
Means of increasing the resolution of an x-ray image without raising the radiation level is what the [MORE]

Multimodal Endoscope to Guide Surgical Robots

February 2, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Compound eyes of Mantis shrimp
Chinese optical engineers report “a bio-inspired multimodal 3D endoscope combining the excellent characteristics of human eyes [MORE]

Duke’s Genome Editors Go “HiUGE”

January 12, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Universal Genome Engineering (HiUGE)
“HiUGE” is the acronym Duke University researchers have developed with which they are able to fluorescently tag [MORE]

Cerenkov Luminescence Imaging Identifies Surgical Margins

December 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cerenkov luminescence imaging in prostate surgery
Cerenkov luminescence is a phenomenon Russian physicist Pavel Cherenkov first observed in 1934 (Nobel Prize [MORE]

Colon Explorer

November 3, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Robotic tank-like device for colon exam and biopsy
“The new device out of CU Boulder, called Endoculus, has four sets of [MORE]

New Imaging Technology

October 20, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ultrasound with piezoelectric organic light emitting diodes
“At North Carolina State University, researchers have performed a remarkable trick, namely producing ultrasound [MORE]

Bedside MRI

October 13, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hyperfine point-of-care MRI
“Conventional MRI scanners need dedicated rooms with entry protocols, quench venting, and safety measures, and patients have to [MORE]

High Resolution Images of Melanomas, Deep in Skin

September 29, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bioelectromagnetic scientist Negar Tavassolian, at the Stevens Institute of Technology (Hoboken, NJ), has used a new method to image tumors [MORE]

“Federated Learning” for AI analysis of Medical Images

September 29, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Federated learning process central case.
“Federated learning is a novel paradigm for data-private multi-institutional collaborations, where model-learning leverages all available data [MORE]

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]