A novel method produces a new class of radioactive tracers that are used for medical imaging. The method allows them to attach radioactive atoms to compounds that have previously been difficult or even impossible to label. The advance will make it easier to track medications in the body and identify tumors and other diseases.
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January 28, 2020
Researchers find specialized roles for blood vessels in bone marrow that may improve therapies for blood disorders
October 3, 2019
Researchers discovered distinct roles for two bone marrow vessel types, to help improve stem cell transplants and create better interventions for diseases.
December 3, 2020
Dr. Sanjay Jain explores "tricorder" from Star Trek, a hand-held scanner waved over a patient to detect injury and heal all manner of maladies.