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January 11, 2013

Pill-sized imaging system offers detailed images of esophageal lining, by Evan Godt, HealthImaging

Research done in collaboration with the NIBIB-funded Center for Biomedical Optical Coherence Tomography Reseach and Translation based at Massachusetts General Hospital, has led to the development of a pill-sized imaging system for the upper gastrointestinal tract. The tethered capsule technique was reported online January 13 in Nature Medicine.