MagnaFy-hybrid

Customizing visibility to multiple imaging systems.

Apart from having markers that combine visibility in CT-MRI and MRI und ultrasound, hybrid contrast is always a solution customized to the application. Therefore we offer our clients dedicated, customized synthesis for the application/instrument needed. Some examples:

  • For experimental research into bone regeneration we have created a silica-covered SPIO-Gold aggregate,  This contrast agent was dried and added to Ca-phosphate bone cement (Ventura et al, 2012). A small (2 %, w/v) mix caused optimal visibility of bone in CT and MRI.
  • For navigation of instruments in magnetic particle imaging, we have embedded existing contrast agent (ResoVist®) into a specific coating and put this on commercially available devices. This work has been conducted for UKSH in Lübeck (Germany).

 

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