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Study First To Use Brain Scans To Forecast Early Reading

Study First To Use Brain Scans To Forecast Early Reading Difficulties

Juliana Bunim, University of California - San Francisco UC San Francisco researchers have used brain scans to predict how young children learn to read, giving clinicians a possible tool to spot children with dyslexia and other reading...

Latest Neuroimaging Stories

2014-09-18 04:21:09

HELSINKI, Finland, September 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New device to be showcased at two international congresses Nexstim (the "Company"), a medical technology company focused on Navigated Brain Stimulation (NBS), announces the launch of a new NBS system, NBS 5, for noninvasive presurgical mapping in clinical neurosurgery. The new device will be showcased at two international neurosurgery congresses during the month of October 2014, one in Europe and the...

2014-09-09 08:29:02

NYC start-up offers advertisers and creatives new brain-imaging tools to test content NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Producers of TV and online video advertisements, movies, trailers, and TV shows now have a new method to pre-test whether viewers will tune in or tune out, after Manhattan-based Neuromatters released Cognitive Capture, a tool based on the latest neuroscience research for measuring and predicting audience attention. And for once, this neuroscience technique...

2014-09-08 12:28:34

DUBLIN, Sept, 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Nuclear Medicine/Radiopharmaceuticals Global market - Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Nuclear medicine deals with the radioisotope applications in diagnosis and treatment of disease. Radiopharmaceuticals are drugs containing radionuclide's. Administration of radiopharmaceuticals facilitated to image bone, organs and the disease process...

2014-08-29 16:23:46

The nation's leading non-OEM medical imaging solutions provider strengthens its capabilities in MRI and CT service, systems and parts. WEST JORDAN, Utah, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Technical, the nation's leading non-OEM provider of Medical Imaging Solutions, has acquired Polaris Medical Imaging, a leader in sales, service and installation of GE MRI and CT scanners. This strategic acquisition allows BC Technical to continue to expand their resources and inventory while...

2014-08-26 16:26:27

LONDON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Mexico Nuclear Imaging Equipment Market Outlook to 2020http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/diagnostics/mexico_nuclear_imaging_equipment_market_outlook_2020.htmlMexico Nuclear Imaging Equipment Market Outlook to 2020SummaryGlobalData's new report, "Mexico Nuclear Imaging Equipment Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market data on the Mexico Nuclear Imaging Equipment market. The...

2014-08-22 23:04:51

Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "PET Imaging Systems Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Positron emission tomography (PET) is a functional three dimensional imaging technique based on detection of photons originating from the destruction of emitted positrons with electrons from surrounding tissue. The imaging system produces a...

fit and smart
2014-08-20 05:27:56

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Youngsters who are more physically fit have more fibrous and compact white-matter tracts in the brain than their less-fit counterparts, according to new research appearing in the August 19 edition of the journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. Researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the University of Pittsburgh, the University of Iowa and Michigan State University recruited two dozen 9- and 10-year-old...

2014-08-10 23:00:52

Transparency Market Research added a new report "Global Positron Emission Tomography Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 10, 2014 Positron emission tomography (PET) is a nuclear medicine imaging procedure that is used to monitor various internal body organs and tissues in order to identify certain disease conditions. PET imaging procedure provides a better insight about the working...

2014-08-08 10:55:19

Vanderbilt University Medical Center Researchers in the Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science (VUIIS) have achieved the first conclusive non-invasive measurement of neural signaling in the spinal cords of healthy human volunteers. Their technique, described today in the journal eLife, may aid efforts to help patients recover from spinal cord injuries and other disorders affecting spinal cord function, including multiple sclerosis. "We definitely hope that this work can...

2014-08-05 23:04:06

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Nuclear Medicine Imaging Equipment market. Global market for Nuclear Medicine Imaging Equipment is forecast to reach US$2.5 billion by 2020, buoyed by advances in SPECT systems and PET scanners as well as the increased popularity of hybrid imaging systems such as PET/CT and SPECT/CT. San Jose, California (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Rising incidence of diseases, such as cancer, cardiovascular disease (CVD)...


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