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US20140210468 AUTOMATIC DETECTION OF PATIENT BODY PROFILE AND INTELLIGENT POSITIONING OF PATIENT  
An imaging system configured to automatically detect a patient's body profile and to position the patient. The imaging system includes a scan support member configured to support a scan object, a...
US20150123657 METHOD FOR MANIPULATING THE MRI'S PROTOCOL OF PULSE-SEQUENCES  
A method of operating a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) device for habituating a patient and/or user to acoustic-noise of the device's operation. The method includes: listing a required set of...
US20150177354 MAGNETIC RESONANCE METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR OBTAINING A SCOUT SCAN OF A PATIENT CONTAINING A METALLIC IMPLANT  
In a magnetic resonance method and apparatus, the magnetic resonance apparatus is operated according to a SEMAC (Slice Encoding for Metal Artifact Correction) sequence, and, before executing the...
US20150219738 Calculating Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) With Magnetic Resonance Signals  
A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system, MRI method and a computer readable medium are configured to determine a specific absorption rate (SAR) for the patient based on at least (a) NMR signal...
US20120146641 Multi-dimensional cardiac imaging  
A 5-dimensional imaging method and system is provided to acquire and display the effect of dynamic physiologic changes (either spontaneous or induced) on cardiac function of a patient's heart to...
US20140084920 IMAGING THE TEETH BY MEANS OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE TECHNOLOGY WITH NON-UNIQUE GRADIENTS  
A gradient system according to the invention generates three superimposed gradient fields of which at least one of the three gradient fields is not unique in space (i.e. not bijective) and at...
US20140210470 AUTOMATIC DETECTION OF PATIENT BODY PROFILE AND INTELLIGENT POSITIONING OF PATIENT  
An imaging system for achieving automatic detection of a patient's body profile and intelligent positioning of the patient. The imaging system includes at least one transmitter disposed on one...
US20110215805 MRI and method using multi-slice imaging  
An MRI for a patient includes an imaging coil for sparsely sampling multiple slices of k-space data across a spatial dimension and a temporal dimension to produce associated signals. The MRI...
US20110199084 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DIFFUSION TENSOR IMAGING  
Methods and systems for displaying microstructural integrity and/or connectivity of a region of interest (ROI) in a patient are disclosed. Methods and systems for tissue segmentation and...
US20150042334 METHOD AND MAGNETIC RESONANCE SYSTEM TO DETERMINE THE T1 TIME OF WATER AND THE T1 TIME OF FAT  
In a method and a magnetic resonance system to determine the T1 time of water and the T1 time of fat in a predetermined volume segment of an examination subject, magnetic field gradients are...
US20110279118 CONTROLLING MULTI-CHANNEL TRANSMITTER EFFECTS ON SPECIFIC ABSORPTION RATE  
Systems, methods, and other embodiments associated with controlling the specific absorption rate (SAR) in a patient associated with a conductor are described. The conductor may be, for example, a...
US20120306492 PENETRATION TUBE ASSEMBLIES FOR REDUCING CRYOSTAT HEAT LOAD  
A penetration assembly for a cryostat is presented. The penetration assembly includes an outer wall member having a first end and a second end and configured to alter an effective thermal length...
US20120330087 MOBILE MEDICAL IMAGING SYSTEM AND METHODS  
A mobile medical imaging device that allows for multiple support structures, such as a tabletop or a seat, to be attached, and in which the imaging gantry is indexed to the patient by translating...
US20130249551 METHOD AND APPARATUS TO DETERMINE A COMPLETE PARAMETER OF A MAGNETIC RESONANCE PULSE SEQUENCE  
In a method to determine a complete parameter of a pulse sequence composed of multiple pulse sequence modules for operating a magnetic resonance examination apparatus parameter information of the...
US20120032677 SPATIAL INTENSITY CORRECTION FOR RF SHADING NON-UNIFORMITIES IN MRI  
An MRI MAP prescan data from a predetermined imaged patient volume is decomposed to produce a transmit RF field inhomogeneity map and a receive RF field inhomogeneity map for the imaged patient...
US20120032676 Spatial intensity correction for RF shading non-uniformities in MRI  
An MRI MAP prescan data from a predetermined imaged patient volume is decomposed to produce a transmit RF field inhomogeneity map and a receive RF field inhomogeneity map for the imaged patient...
US20130161502 METHOD FOR ANALYSIS OF THE CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF THE HEAVY FRACTION OF PETROLEUM  
The chemical composition of petroleum samples is measured using orbitrap mass spectrometry with electrospray ionization (ESI). The orbitrap measurement is used in a screening to determine if one...
US20150219736 Adapting Activation Parameters Used to Generate a Pulse Sequence when Activating a Magnetic Resonance System  
A method for adapting activation parameters used to generate a pulse sequence when activating a magnetic resonance system is provided. The method includes determining stimulation values for the...
US20140333304 METHOD OF DETERMINING CATALYTIC FINES IN AN OIL  
The invention concerns a method of performing a quantitative and/or qualitative determination of catalytic fines in fuel oil and a system suitable for determining catalytic fines in an oil using...
US20130069646 METHOD FOR THE COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF PROTEIN PREPARATIONS BY MEANS OF NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE  
The invention relates to a method for the comparative analysis and control of the quality of a protein preparation by means of nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometry. This method can be...
US20120041298 Methods and Apparatus for Aligning Antennas of Low-Powered Intra - and Extra - Oral Electronic Wireless Devices  
A method and system of aligning antennas of an intra-oral and extra-oral electronic wireless device is provided. Three-dimensional anatomical data of at least a portion of an oral cavity of a...
US20140139215 Vertical Scan Imaging System  
An imaging system and methods including a gantry defining a bore and an imaging axis extending through the bore, and at least one support member that supports the gantry such that the imaging axis...
US20140205591 Metabolite Biomarkers for Diagnosis and Prognosis of Pediatric Septic Shock  
The present invention provides methods for differentiating a pediatric subject with pediatric septic shock from a healthy pediatric subject or one having sudden inflammatory response syndrome...
US20130257424 MAGNETIC RESONANCE ROCK ANALYSIS  
Processing is described for magnetic resonance measurements of granular material in the reciprocal Fourier domain to determine grain size distribution and/or pore size distribution in the granular...
US20150061680 MAGNET ASSEMBLIES  
There are disclosed magnet arrays and methods for generating magnetic fields. In embodiments magnet arrays comprise a plurality of polyhedral magnets arranged in a lattice configuration and at...
US20140361773 METHOD AND MAGNETIC RESONANCE APPARATUS TO ADAPT A SLICE POSITIONING WITHIN A SLICE PROTOCOL FOR A MAGNETIC RESONANCE EXAMINATION  
In a method and magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus for an adaptation of a slice positioning within a slice protocol for an MR examination of a first body region and a second body region of a...
US20120013337 SAR HOTSPOT REDUCTION BY TEMPORAL AVERAGING IN PARALLEL TRANSMISSION MRI  
A magnetic resonance sequence includes a repetitively applied radiofrequency B1 pulse capable of causing a specific absorption rate (SAR) hot spot. The composition of the repetitive B1 pulse is...
US20140300353 QUANTIFYING BREAST TISSUE CHANGES WITH SPECTRALLY SELECTIVE MRI AND MRS  
Systems and methods for magnetic resonance analysis and imaging are provided. IN particular, pulse sequences for DWI, APT, and MRS analysis and imaging are provided which rely on an RF excitation...
US20130328561 NMR MEASUREMENTS OF GLYCA  
Biomarkers and/or risk assessments identify patients having an increased risk of certain clinical disease states including, for example, CHD, type 2 diabetes, dementia, or all-cause death (ACD)...
US20140361774 METHOD FOR QUANTITATIVE DETERMINATION OF SODIUM IN PETROLEUM FUEL  
The invention relates to a method of and a system for quantitative determination of sodium in petroleum fuel, such as heave fuel oil. The method comprises determining a concentration of sodium in...
US20120274325 Imaging By Magnetic Resonance Adsorption, Elastography And Tomography  
A microwave imaging system provides superior breast imaging resolution by combining MR microwave absorption and MR-compatible microwave tomography calculations. These techniques may also be...
US20150198688 RESOLUTION ENHANCEMENT OF DIFFUSION IMAGING BIOMARKERS IN MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING  
Resolution is enhanced for diffusion MR imaging. The tensors modeling the underlying water diffusion in brain tissues are used to interpolate other diffusion tensors, providing higher resolution...
US20130335078 METHOD FOR PREDICTING RESISTANCE TO HEAT DETERIORATION OF ISOPRENE RUBBER  
A method for predicting the resistance to heat deterioration of a sulfur-vulcanized isoprene rubber is disclosed. The nuclear magnetic resonance spectrum of the isoprene rubber is obtained by the...
US20110295517 NMR ANALYZERS FOR CLINICAL EVALUATION OF BIOSAMPLES  
The clinical analyzers automatically electronically monitor selected parameters and automatically electronically adjust parameters to maintain the analyzer within desired operational ranges. The...
US20140300356 METHOD AND MAGNETIC RESONANCE SYSTEM TO IMPLEMENT A MULTI-ECHO MEASUREMENT SEQUENCE  
In a multi-echo measurement sequence with the goal of optimizing the spatial resolution given predetermined time difference between successive gradient echoes, gradient pulse parameters are set...
US20130005588 METHOD FOR DETERMINING SUBSTANCE NON-TOXICITY  
Described herein are methods for establishing the non-toxicity of a substance. For example, described herein are methods for the construction of a comprehensive database of toxicity associated...
US20140266196 HIGH-THROUGHPUT SORTING OF SMALL OBJECTS VIA OIL AND/OR MOISTURE CONTENT USING LOW-FIELD NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE  
The current disclosure describes an automated high-throughput small object sorting system for separating small object via oil and/or moisture content using novel nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR)...
US20130241550 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SUSCEPTIBILITY TENSOR IMAGING  
The present disclosure provides a method and system for quantifying and making images of tissue anisotropy property based on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The systems and methods provided...
US20110262021 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SUSCEPTIBILITY TENSOR IMAGING  
The present disclosure provides a method and system for quantifying and making images of tissue anisotropy property based on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The systems and methods provided...
US20150260817 NOISE OPTIMIZATION FOR A MAGNETIC RESONANCE SYSTEM  
In a magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus and method to evaluate the consistency of a signal model used to generate a quantitative parameter map, the residual of the quantitative parameter map is...
US20140055133 MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING APPARATUS AND CONTROL METHOD FOR THE SAME  
A magnetic resonance imaging system adaptively and dynamically adjusts color and brightness of illuminators mounted on the inside of a bore in response to a scan sequence used for magnetic...
US20140333302 LOW POWER STIMULATED EMISSION NUCLEAR QUADRUPOLE RESONANCE DETECTION AT MULTIPLE REFERENCE POWER LEVELS  
System and methods for detecting substances such as explosives via the nuclear quadrapole resonance effect. We observe that the nuclear quadrupole resonances of explosives located within a cavity...
US20120242334 MAGNETIC RESONANCE METHOD FOR QUANTIFICATION OF MOLECULAR DIFFUSION USING DOUBLE ECHO STEADY STATE SEQUENCES  
Disclosed is a magnetic resonance method for the quantification of molecular diffusion. The method uses a diffusion-weighted (dw) double echo steady state sequence (DESS). In particular, the...
US20130154638 METHOD FOR COMPUTING PHARMACOKINETIC PARAMETERS IN MRI  
The present invention relates to a method of dynamic contrast magnetic resonance imaging aimed to improve characterization of tissue image by improving accuracy of computed pharmacokinetic...
US20150168521 MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING APPARATUS AND MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING METHOD  
According to one embodiment, an MRI apparatus includes a reception gain storage part, a reception gain acquisition part, and a generation part. The reception gain storage part is configured to...
US20150099668 METABOLITE BIOMARKERS FOR STAGING COLORECTAL CANCER  
This document provides methods and materials for assessing metabolites in a sample from a mammal (e.g., human) for determining the nature and extent of colorectal cancer (CRC) metastasis. For...
US20150153433 METHOD FOR NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE DIFFUSION MEASUREMENTS  
A method and system for determining a property of a substance using nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) is described herein. The method includes applying a NMR pulse sequence to the substance. The...
US20140184220 METHOD FOR NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE DIFFUSION MEASUREMENTS  
A method and system for determining a property of a substance using nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) is described herein. The method includes applying a NMR pulse sequence to the substance. The...
US20150247908 Non-Invasive Temperature Mapping Using Temperature-Responsive Water Saturation Shift Referencing (T-WASSR) MRI  
An embodiment in accordance with the present invention provides a method of non-invasively detecting and imaging temperature or temperature changes by assessing the temperature induced shifts in...
US20110080170 MRI NON-CONTRAST TIME-SLIP ANGIOGRAPHY USING VARIABLY POSITIONED CINE SUB-SEQUENCE  
A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system using an MRI gantry and controlling computer system includes at least one programmed computer configured to effect a cardiac-triggered time-SLIP (spatial...