Author | Catherine Carrington

Articles

MR agent targets PE-CAM-1 molecule to see transitory myocardial infarction

June 04, 2006

CONTEXT: In acute myocardial infarction (AMI), the culprit thrombus sometimes dissolves before the patient arrives in the emergency room, leaving the cardiologist with few clues as to the source of the chest pain.

Labeling studies follow human stem cell therapies

September 01, 2005

Molecular imaging is playing a central role in shaping the future of cell-based therapies. Even as human studies near approval by the FDA, critical questions remain to be answered in preclinical work. Researchers rely on MI to produce those answers.