Accelerate to discover

Back to filter

Related topics

Intoducing cellenONE: The revolutionary Single Cell isolator

Cellenion

May 25, 2022

A revolutionary platform based on sciDROP PICO precision dispensing technology and coupled with advanced image...

Advances in Leukemia research using shear flow and Bioflux system

Fluxion Biosciences

May 24, 2022

Leukemia is a rare cancer with many subtypes. The production of abnormal leukocytes create disruptions in the immune...

Extracellular Vesicle Purity Enhanced by Gen 2 qEV Columns With Customised Proprietary Resin

IZON

May 4, 2022

Izon Science has announced the launch of Gen 2, the enhanced range of qEV columns for size-exclusion...

Why use Cytek Aurora?

Cytek Biosciences

May 3, 2022

A prodigy incorporating a unique combination of patent-pending innovative technologies that takes flow cytometry to the...

May 28, 2022

In-vivo webinar: a versatile use of SPECT/CT in the development of theranostic tracers

MOLECUBES

Mar 9, 2022

Combining (preclinical) imaging and targeted therapy, is the basis of theranostics. In this webinar, Dr. Florea will...

Introducing IsoPlexis Single-Cell Natural Killer Panel

IsoPlexis

Mar 4, 2022

Because of their ability to kill tumour cells, NK cells are an attractive target in cancer immunotherapy, therapeutic...

Enhanced small particle detection on CytekAurora and Northern Lights

Cytek Biosciences

Mar 2, 2022

Aurora system with ESP option, can fully resolve particles around 70nm and from the 80nm PS bead. The new violet laser...

May 28, 2022

Multi-modal PET drives interdisciplinary preclinical imaging

Bruker Biospin

Feb 23, 2022

Preclinical imaging (PCI) plays a vital role in understanding the biological processes behind disease states at the...

Show all topics (10)

Fluorescent dyes enhance polymer visibility in biomedical imaging

Jan 29, 2018

Once SMPs have lost their rigidity and become elastic, they can be stretched, elongated or otherwise shaped into various configurations, before returning to their “memorized” shape. This versatility, combined with the materials’ biocompatibility has drawn a lot of interest to SMPs as potential biomaterials for use in minimally invasive medical procedures. However, one disadvantage of using SMPs in such applications is their lack of visibility during in vivo imaging.
The authors of this article say their findings demonstrate that fluorescent dyes can be incorporated into SMP polyurethane foams to enhance their visibility for use as a medical material, with PhB showing the most promise as a modifier. Weems and team believe they have presented an alternative method to fluoroscopy for visualizing implanted devices and materials in minimally invasive medical procedures.

Read more

 

Scientific paper
Application

Get more info

Miroslav Vecheta

Support specialist

Miroslav

Vecheta

+420 210 323 421

Send Message

Brand profile

Bruker Biospin

Bruker is a performace leader in preclinical imaging instrumentation. Bruker offers nine imaging modalities: PET, SPECT, CT, MRI, MPI, fluorescence, luminiscence, radioisotipic imaging and X-ray.

We supply and support Life-Science Technologies in the territory of Central and Eastern Europe.

Czech Republic

Slovakia

Hungary

Poland

Croatia

Slovenia

Serbia

Romania

Bulgaria

Latvia

Lithuania

Estonia

Russia

Ukraine

Belarus

Turkey