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2011-01-12 18:19:51

Teeth and bone are important and complex structures in humans and other animals, but little is actually known about their chemical structure at the atomic scale.

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2011-01-08 11:16:00

Entomologists of University Jena are the first to reconstruct a fossil insect completely in 3D.

2011-01-04 13:21:12

Researchers from Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, WA, have found that clinical decision support systems can help reduce inappropriate medical imaging, including unnecessary computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans.

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2010-12-17 08:34:52

A new method of capturing detailed, three-dimensional images of minute samples of material under extreme pressures is shedding light on the evolution of the Earth's interior.

2010-11-28 10:00:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Healthcare has a history of reducing radiation dose in diagnostic and interventional radiology through its technical innovations.

2010-11-23 08:00:00

MALVERN, Pa., Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- FAST CARE from Siemens Healthcare is the new technology platform for computed tomography (CT) scanners, which helps hospital staffs to perform CT examinations faster and more efficiently than before, as well as keeping the dose as low as possible.

2010-11-10 03:30:00

DALLAS, November 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The report analyzes the PET SPECT Market ( http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/pet-market-98.html) by technologies and applications and studies the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities for the PET SPECT market in U.S., EMEA, and Asia-Pacific. Browse market data tables and in-depth TOC on Advanced PET (Positron Emission Tomography) & SPECT (Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography) Global Market (2010 -2015)...

2010-11-09 08:39:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has been investigating reports that patients undergoing computed tomography (CT) brain perfusion scans were accidently exposed to excess radiation.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.