TITLE

MRI on the Cheap and on the Go

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Ascribe Newswire: Medicine;9/5/2006, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy have successfully tested a laser-based MRI technique that would make the technology compact and portable, relatively cheap, and quiet. According to chief researcher and chemist Alexander Pines, the technique is based on optical atomic magnetometry. It provides a viable alternative for MRI detection with enhanced sensitivity and time resolution.
ACCESSION #
22242308

 

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