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Nanoparticles for the MRI

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The sharper the image, the better the diagnosis. But not only the MRI determines the quality of a recording. Contrast agents in patients are used to make tumors more visible. But even here methods can get better. For example nanoparticles can help to significantly increase the contrast ability. How they do it, you can find out in our interview.

Enjoy reading!

Simone Ernst
Editorial team

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Nanoparticles for the MRI – Smart contrast agents talks about...

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Contrast agents improve the imaging of tissue made by MRI and thus are essential for getting more detailed imaging. But commonly used contrast agents, that are usually based on the metal gadolinium, cannot show enough contrast in early stage of diseases without increasing their concentration up to high levels.
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Small but Mighty: Sensors and Pumps Ensure Patient Safety


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Medical technology is lost without them: pumps and sensors. They ensure the smooth operation of large devices such as dialysis machines or CT scanners. That said, even the smallest miniature versions used in implants or blood glucose meters, for instance, can pack a punch.
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In Melbourne, ARBOR HTab complements patients' painful waiting time in dialysis center.

ARBOR Technology

For renal imperment patients, dialysis sessions are often seen as long annoying and tiresome moments. Indeed, En effet, blood-cleansing and purifying the water our body contains have the necessity to...
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Ginolis Launches Revolutionary Lateral Flow Device Assembly Solution

Ginolis Ltd.

Ginolis Ltd, a leading provider of high precision liquid handling and intelligent desktop automation for MedTech industries, today announced the launch of the revolutionary LFDA-3 , the intelligent...
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MolecuLight feiert Messeeinstand auf der MEDICA: Neues bildgebendes Gerät für Wundbakterien verbessert Heilungschancen

MolecuLight Inc

ZUR SOFORTIGEN VERÖFFENTLICHUNG MolecuLight feiert Messeeinstand auf der MEDICA: Neues bildgebendes Gerät für Wundbakterien verbessert Heilungschancen Tragbares Gerät für die Fluoreszenzanalyse...
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MolecuLight to make its MEDICA debut featuring first-of-its-kind wound bacteria imaging device that guides care

MolecuLight Inc

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MolecuLight to make its MEDICA debut featuring first-of-its-kind wound bacteria imaging device that guides care Handheld fluorescence imaging allows bedside clinicians to...
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Simply arrange your preferred date

HOERBIGER Micro Fluid GmbH

Simply arrange your preferred date with our specialists by clicking on the link mentioned below. You will be forwarded to the HOERBIGER web contact form.
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Samyang Corporation’s Food Group and Samyang Biopharm Moved to Samyang Discovery Center

Samyang Biopharmaceuticals Corporation

Samyang Corporation’s food group and Samyang Biopharm completed their move to Samyang Discovery Center located in Pangyo, Gyeonggi-do on September 3 after beginning their move on July 2, 2016. In...
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Glomedics to distribute Biohit Lactose Intolerance Quick Test in South Korea

Biohit Oyj

Biohit Oyj and Glomedics have signed an agreement for the distribution of the Biohit Lactose Intolerance Quick Test in South Korea. Lactose Intolerance Quick Test (LIQT) developed by Biohit allows the...
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Smart fabric provides "air conditioning" for the wearer – adjustable with a mobile app

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

VTT develops new method for wearable technology and cosmetic applications VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a new high-volume production method for hot embossing microscopic...
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INEX Innovations Exchange Pte. Ltd.

1 September 2016, Singapore, INEX INNOVATIONS EXCHANGE PTE LTD is pleased to announce that iGene has been awarded the Singapore Prestige Brand Award (SPBA) under the “SPBA – Micro Brands” category...
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ITL celebrates double win at KEiBA 2016

Integrated Technologies Ltd.

The ITL team were in high spirits after being crowned Manufacturing Business of the Year and Large Business of the Year, at Kent’s most prestigious accolade, the Kent Excellence in Business Awards (...
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