Magnetoacoustic imaging of electrical conductivity of biological tissues at a spatial resolution better than 2 mm.

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Hu, Gang; He, Bin;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 6, issue 8 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Identifiers: pmc: PMC3155533, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023421
  • Subject: Magnetic Resonance Imaging | Research Article | Ultrasonography | Biomedical Engineering | Radiology | Diagnostic Radiology | Physics | Fundamental Interactions | Biophysics | Electric Conductivity | General Physics | Medicine | Medical Physics | Electricity | Electric Field | Electromagnetics | Engineering | Bioengineering | Q | Biophysics Theory | R | Medical Devices | Science | Interdisciplinary Physics
    arxiv: Quantitative Biology::Tissues and Organs | Physics::Medical Physics

Magnetoacoustic tomography with magnetic induction (MAT-MI) is an emerging approach for noninvasively imaging electrical impedance properties of biological tissues. The MAT-MI imaging system measures ultrasound waves generated by the Lorentz force, having been induced b... View more
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