PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Bruker Corporation

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Bruker Announces the World’s First Preclinical Magnetic Particle Imaging (MPI) System - Innovation from Bruker and Philips Brings Entirely New Technology to the Preclinical Imaging Market - Bruker.com
Bruker Announces the World’s First Preclinical Magnetic Particle Imaging (MPI) System

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Savannah, GA, United States, 2013/09/19 - Innovation from Bruker and Philips Brings Entirely New Technology to the Preclinical Imaging Market - Bruker.com. NASDAQ: BRKR

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Medical Services/Equipment Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

At the 2013 World Molecular Imaging Congress (WMIC, wmicmeeting.org), Bruker today announced the world’s first Magnetic Particle Imaging (MPI) system, an entirely new technology for preclinical imaging. The addition of MPI as a complementary preclinical imaging technique for disease studies, translational research and drug discovery, has significant potential in helping researchers gain new insights into disease processes at the organ, cellular and molecular level.

The new Bruker preclinical MPI scanner was developed in collaboration with Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), in a partnership that combines Bruker’s leadership in analytical magnetic resonance instruments and preclinical Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) with Philips’ strengths in medical imaging. With MPI, Bruker has further expanded its fast growing preclinical imaging product portfolio that includes MRI, PET, SPECT, micro-CT, optical molecular imaging, X-ray, and now also MPI.

MPI is a new medical imaging technology that was invented and developed by scientists at Philips and a proof of principle was first published in the Journal Nature in 2005. The MPI tomographic imaging technique relies on the detection of the magnetic properties of iron-oxide nanoparticles injected into the bloodstream to produce three-dimensional images. The potential of the technology for medical and industrial research and, ultimately, patient care, has been demonstrated in several studies, e.g. MPI technology has been used to produce real-time images that accurately capture the activity in the cardiovascular system of a mouse. Indeed, the ability to acquire high time-resolution images in a matter of milliseconds, allows for novel applications in which temporal resolution is able to resolve questions not addressed by many existing imaging techniques.

Dr. Michael Heidenreich, Technical Director of Bruker BioSpin MRI, stated: “We are very pleased about this breakthrough in preclinical imaging and our collaboration with Philips on this exciting technology. Magnetic Particle Imaging is a novel imaging modality that is expected to enable scientists to address an extensive range of new issues in preclinical research. MPI nicely complements Bruker’s preclinical imaging product portfolio of now nine different modalities. The highly sensitive visualization of functional characteristics in vivo at high temporal resolution offers great potential for small animal imaging, especially when combined with high spatial resolution morphological MRI.”

"Magnetic Particle Imaging represents a fundamentally new imaging modality with an exceptional ability to image in vivo functional behavior," said Homer Pien, Chief Technology Officer at Imaging Systems, Philips Healthcare. "We are particularly excited about its potential for providing new insights into cardiovascular disease, cancer, and stem cell therapies. Going forward, I am convinced that the results from the research studies conducted with preclinical MPI systems will provide valuable guidance for our ongoing development of a whole-body clinical MPI system."

As part of the collaboration, Bruker and Philips will co-market the new preclinical MPI scanner.

For more information on magnetic particle imaging (MPI), please visit bruker.com/MPI.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Medical Services/Equipment Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Bruker Corporation

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Medical Services/Equipment articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Bruker Announces the World’s First Preclinical Magnetic Particle Imaging (MPI) System

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Magnetic Particle Imaging | Bruker Corporation
Publisher Contact: Dr. Thorsten Thiel - Bruker Daltonics 
+49(721) 5161 6500 thorsten.thiel[.]bruker.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Bruker Corporation securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Medical Services/Equipment via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Bruker Corporation / Company Profile


Read Medical Services/Equipment Most Recent Related Newswires:

Neuronix Ltd Announces the First Group of Mild to Moderate Alzheimer Patients to be Successfully Treated by The NeuroAD™ Therapy System
SelectMDx to be Distributed Across Middle East by IPS Genomix
GE Healthcare Partners with Oritain to Introduce Independent Test to Confirm Country of Origin of Fetal Bovine Serum
Saebo, Inc. Awarded Patent for Low-Profile Stroke Recovery Glove
GE Healthcare and HeartFlow Announce Global Cardiovascular Collaboration
Insulin Delivery Devices Market Size to Expand at 7% CAGR through 2020 Says PMR
Intubation Market Significant Profits Estimated to be Generated by 2025 Says Persistence Market Research
PMR Releases Report for Next Generation IV Infusion Pumps Market Impact of Existing and Emerging Market 2017-2025
Medical Tapes Market to Reach US$ 2Bn by 2024 Reports PMR
Global Pyrogen Testing Market Value Expected to Increase to US$ 1.37 Billion by 2024 Says PMR
Huber Needles Market Expected to Reach US$ 55M by 2024 According to PMR
ZOLL Technologies for Improving CPR Quality to be Showcased at NTI 2017
ConfirmMDx Improves Prostate Cancer Diagnosis in African American Men
Biomarker-based Technologies to Disrupt Conventional Diagnosis in Diabetes Management across the Globe Finds Frost & Sullivan
Agfa Specialty Products Announces the Launch of UNIQOAT

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  Rapid Recovery

Visit  BizJobs.com





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)