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NEWS & EVENTS

May 22, 2014

Stanford Technology Allows H.B. Boy, 5, to Avoid Liver Transplant, Earn Orange Belt in Karate

MRI software designed with young patients in mind by NIBIB grantee Shreyas Vasanawala and colleagues at Stanford University and UC Berkeley, used with a specially built, kid-sized MRI machine, helped spare a 5-year-old with liver cancer from an organ transplant and a lifetime of medications. Read the full story at www.ocregister.com.

Health Terms: 
Cancer,
Liver Disease,
MRI,
Pediatric