Introduction to CEST for MRI Assessment of Brain Ischemia and Cancer Lesions

Introduction to CEST for MRI Assessment of Brain Ischemia and Cancer Lesions

THU, SEP 24, 2020

Dr. Marty Pagel introduces the CEST MRI technique, demonstrates a basic experiment, and explains why measuring protein, acid, and metabolite content can be so beneficial in applications of brain ischemia and cancer.

Studying Epilepsy in Awake Head-Fixed Mice Using Microscopy, Electrophysiology, and Optogenetics

Studying Epilepsy in Awake Head-Fixed Mice Using Microscopy, Electrophysiology, and Optogenetics

THU, OCT 8, 2020

Experts discuss how microscopy, electrophysiology, and optogenetics are used to study microglial calcium signaling and epileptic networks in awake head-fixed mice.

Clinical Methods and Applications of Hyperpolarized 129Xe MRI for Functional Imaging of the Lungs and Other Organs

Clinical Methods and Applications of Hyperpolarized 129Xe MRI for Functional Imaging of the Lungs and Other Organs

ON DEMAND

Renowned MRI expert, Prof. Jim Wild, will discuss the clinical applications of 129Xe lung imaging with a focus on novel pulmonary therapies using hyperpolarized gas and proton lung MRI as markers.

Micro-CT: Fancy gadget or indispensable technology towards accurate quantification of lung disease and therapy?

Micro-CT: Fancy gadget or indispensable technology towards accurate quantification of lung disease and therapy?

ON DEMAND

An infectious lung disease expert shares compelling evidence for the use of micro-CT to repeatedly evaluate disease progression and therapy efficacy in live animals.

Functional Ultrasound (fUS) Imaging in the Brain of Awake Behaving Mice

Functional Ultrasound (fUS) Imaging in the Brain of Awake Behaving Mice

ON DEMAND

Experts discuss how functional ultrasound imaging in awake head-fixed mice can help advance basic neuroscience and neurovascular research, as well as preclinical drug discovery.

Hyperpolarized Xe MRI of Pulmonary Gas-Exchange in Rodents

Hyperpolarized Xe MRI of Pulmonary Gas-Exchange in Rodents

ON DEMAND

Dr. Rohan Virgincar gives insight into the fundamentals of hyperpolarized 129Xe MRI and shares practical considerations for high-resolution imaging in rodent models of lung disease.

Obesity Webinar Series 2020

Obesity Webinar Series 2020

JUNE - DECEMBER 2020

A webinar series focused on late-breaking research and discovery relating to the physiological mechanisms of obesity-related disease.