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Latest Optical imaging Stories

2011-07-25 23:31:02

For modern biologists, the ability to capture high-quality, three-dimensional (3D) images of living tissues or organisms over time is necessary to answer problems in areas ranging from genomics to neurobiology and developmental biology.

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2011-02-13 08:40:20

An ultrasound guide star and time-reversal mirror can focus light deep under the skin, a game-changing improvement in biomedical imaging technology.

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2010-08-12 08:52:55

A new imaging technique creates detailed three-dimensional images of the deadliest form of skin cancer.

2010-07-02 16:28:12

The next generation of imaging techniques could harness a technology that moves faster than the speed of light.

2010-06-08 11:56:46

Studies use radiation luminescence and radioactive optical nano-imaging techniques indicating tumors and other disease processes.

2009-12-04 08:00:00

BILLERICA, Mass., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Axsun Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Volcano Corporation (Nasdaq: VOLC), today announced the initial development and successful testing of a novel integrated light source architecture for OCT imaging.

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2009-10-26 07:24:00

Ultrasound and underwater sonar devices could "see" a big improvement thanks to development of the world's first acoustic hyperlens.

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2009-08-03 14:45:00

Brain cancer is among the deadliest of cancers. It's also one of the hardest to treat. Imaging results are often imprecise because brain cancers are extremely invasive. Surgeons must saw through the skull and safely remove as much of the tumor as they can.

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2009-07-21 19:45:00

Purdue University researchers have created magnetically responsive gold nanostars that may offer a new approach to biomedical imaging.

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2009-06-24 11:45:00

A team of researchers at the University of Illinois has created the world’s first acoustic “superlens,” an innovation that could have practical implications for high-resolution ultrasound imaging.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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