Biomedical physics

Physics-based technologies to study biological systems and to diagnose and treat disease.

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Physics World 2015 Focus on Medical Imaging now live

IOP Publishing 15 Apr 2015

Medical imaging is a multidisciplinary science encompassing a wide range of powerful techniques with applications in both patient care and fundamental biological studies.

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Physics World April 2015

IOP Publishing 2 Apr 2015

Learning by doing…The power of practical science

In this month’s edition of Physics World… “Amazing” physics demos to keep practical science alive

IOP Publishing 1 Apr 2015

With school students in England bracing themselves for new-style GCSE science exams that are based entirely on written tests, Physics World has teamed up with Neil Downie to put together “five amazing physics demonstrations” that highlight the value and importance of keeping experimentation at the centre of the science classroom.

Physicists shed light on mysterious tongue condition

IOP Publishing 1 Apr 2015

Physicists from Israel have shed light on the intricate dynamics underpinning a mysterious tongue condition that has been puzzling the medical community for decades.

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IBA releases myQA®: New Global Quality Assurance Platform, The All-in-One, All Connected, and All Secure solution.

IBA Dosimetry 27 Mar 2015

Connecting QA applications, people, and know-how through a Central Database and the Cloud.

Morphing wings help drones manage collisions

IOP Publishing 26 Mar 2015

Researchers in the US have taken inspiration from nature to create a robotic wing that can recover from mid-air collisions.


JPK reports on the use of optical tweezers in the Schieber Research Group at Illinois Institute of Technology

JPK Instruments AG 18 Mar 2015

Berlin, 18th March 2015: JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoTracker™ optical tweezers system to study collagen fibrils at Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago.

Fractal patterns may uncover new line of attack on cancer

IOP Publishing 11 Mar 2015

Studying the intricate fractal patterns on the surface of cells could give researchers a new insight into the physical nature of cancer, and provide new ways of preventing the disease from developing.

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Asahi Spectra Co., Ltd. 6 Mar 2015

Asahi Spectra will exhibit the monochromatic illuminator system at Booth#617.

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Physics World March 2015

IOP Publishing 2 Mar 2015

Light in our lives: Colourful tales in the International Year of Light

Another First: Mobius brings 3D quality assurance to daily deliveries

Mobius Medical Systems, LP 18 Feb 2015

Mobius Medical Systems, LP, the leader in innovative solutions for quality assurance (QA) in radiation oncology, is pleased to announce the release of Mobius3D version 1.5.

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DoseView 3D Version 1.2 Released

Standard Imaging, Inc 17 Feb 2015

Standard Imaging is pleased to announce version 1.2 of the DoseView 3D is now available.

Magritek reports on reaction monitoring research using the Spinsolve benchtop NMR system in the Cronin Group at the University of Glasgow

Magritek 13 Feb 2015

Aachen, Germany, 10th February 2015: Magritek, a leading provider of compact NMR and MRI instruments, report on the use of their Spinsolve Benchtop NMR spectrometer for reaction monitoring studies in the Cronin Group in the Chemistry Department of the University of Glasgow.

Study Validates Non-Contrast Enhanced MRA for Detecting Renal Artery Stenosis

Toshiba Medical Systems Europe BV 6 Feb 2015

TUSTIN, Calif., Jan. 8, 2015 – Non-contrast enhanced MR angiography (MRA) techniques have attracted interest in the medical community for diagnosing renal artery stenosis, as it eliminates the need for gadolinium-based contrast agents used with CT angiography (CTA).

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IOP Publishing 5 Feb 2015

Download all medicalphysicsweb reviews published in 2014 here.

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Industry update from Physik Instrumente

Physik Instrumente (PI) GmbH & Co. KG 2 Feb 2015

Quality is Top Priority: Ultrasound Piezo Elements in Medical Technology

Biomaterial coating raises prospect of more successful medical implants

IOP Publishing 2 Feb 2015

A novel, bacteria-repelling coating material that could increase the success of medical implants has been created by researchers.

Modulight launches the world’s first multi indication CE and ETL certified medical laser

Modulight, Inc. 30 Jan 2015

Tampere, January 28, 2015 – Modulight, Inc., a leading biomedical laser manufacturer announced today ML7710 laser platform launch and certification.

AHRA and Toshiba Announce 2014 Putting Patients First Grant Winners

Toshiba Medical Systems Europe BV 29 Jan 2015

TUSTIN, Calif., Jan. 26, 2015 – Seven leading healthcare providers were selected as recipients of 2014 Putting Patients First grants and now, using these grants, can create or expand education and training to improve the patient experience and safety in diagnostic imaging.

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