Researchers Julius-Maximilians-Universität (JMU; Würzburg, Germany), the University of Geneva (Geneva, Switzerland) and Monash University (Melbourne, Australia) have been able to create fluorescence imagining with molecular resolution to image cell structures, for the first time, by combining two previously incompatible microscopy methods.
Quantitative whole body autoradiography (QWBA) and imaging mass spectrometry (IMS): can IMS replace QWBA to support regulated drug discovery and development
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Eric Solon (Madrigal Pharmaceuticals; PA, USA) discusses whether or not IMS can replace QWBA as the technique of choice when examining the disposition of new drug and biotherapeutic entities.
Invicro, an imaging services company, announced the acquisition of Imanova, a UK-based imaging and translational research company.
Researchers have developed a new optical imaging technique, using a digital micromirror device, that could aid quicker and more economical molecular interaction monitoring.
The start-up company, Inlighta Biosciences LLC (GA, USA), have received a $2 million federal grant for the development of an improved MRI contrast agent that could be utilized for early detection of liver cancer.
Prospective clinical trial results demonstrate that a biomarker blood test could detect lung cancer recurrence on average 6 months earlier than CT scans.
Researchers at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (Dallas, TX, USA) have identified alpha hydroxyl acid (2HG) to be an excellent biomarker of for tracking gliomas using an MRI-based technique.
In this latest installment of our column from the Mass Spectrometry Research Center at Vanderbilt University, Danielle Gutierrez reviews a selection of publications on the applications, advancements and accomplishments of MALDI IMS.
Danielle discusses some key considerations for the clinical implementation of IMS in this latest installment.
A group of researchers have engineered a pioneering method increasing shelf-life of microfluidic devices for disease monitoring in developing countries.