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Prototype for first traceable PET-MR phantom

As cancer diagnostic tools, a new class of imagers – which combines positron-emission tomography (PET) with magnetic resonance imaging (MR or MRI) – has shown promise in the few years since these hybrid machines have ...

dateJan 26, 2015 in General Physics
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Less is more in cancer imaging

When one diagnoses a cancer patient, it's important to gather as much information about that person as possible. But who would have thought an accurate diagnosis would depend on throwing some of that information away?

dateFeb 11, 2010 in Cancer
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