January 2008
Engineer (00137758);1/14/2008, Vol. 293 Issue 7739, p7
The article offers world technology news briefs. A team from Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering has produced Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse (ARFI) ultrasound used to screen patients at increased risk of liver cancers. The Great Britain Research Council plans to launch its largest and most advanced supercomputer facility in Edinburgh. A Medical Imaging Informatics Innovation Center (MI3C), aimed to advance medical imaging technologies, was established in Rochester, Minnesota.


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