Scientists show MR predicts the efficacy of a stem cell therapy for brain injury

mri of the brain

Newswise – Scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute and Loma Linda University Health have demonstrated the promise of applying magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to predict the efficacy of using human neural stem cells to treat a brain injury—a first-ever “biomarker” for regenerative medicine that could help personalize stem cell treatments for neurological disorders and improve efficacy. The … Read more

How to extend the lifetime of your MRI

MRI maintenance

Overview Understanding the functionality of the MRI system and the required service to continue optimal performance can be overwhelming. Just comprehending the physics of the system’s ability to produce a diagnostic image can be intimidating. While some users may have the appropriate skill set in imaging equipment, it is most beneficial to seek help from … Read more

Choosing the Right MRI Sound System

A quality sound system is something that has become regulatory for patient comfort in most MRI suites. However, in light of the vast range of available offerings, we have found that deciding on a sound system for an MRI room can become somewhat of a hassle. It is essential for MRI techs to try and … Read more

Differences Between 1.5T and 3T MRI

When it comes to MRI scanners, 1.5T is the standard strength. Often considered a “one size fits all” machine, 1.5Ts work for a variety of different scans and applications, making them a precious commodity for any imaging facility run today. Therefore, imagine doubling the signal of a 1.5T – double the clarity and quality of … Read more

MRI Coil Maintenance & Damage Prevention

MRI coils are fragile and an essential part of your practice, which is why keeping them in great condition is so important. Servicing them can become a chore, due to the way today’s coils are designed with more resonating elements in ergonomic housing. In fact, repairing coils can become so costly that the better option … Read more

When to Replace Your MRI Cold Head

The Cold Head: Your MRI’s heart and soul, it is crucial to the performance of your machine. But how do you know when it’s time to replace it?   Here’s a quick rundown of what a cold head actually does: the cooling system inside your MRI holds hundreds of liters of liquid helium that are … Read more

Gradient Coils Inside MRI: What You Need To Know

What do you know about the gradient coils inside your MRI scanner? Gradient coils are an essential component of an MRI’s function, so today we’re going to talk a little more about them and the role they play in MRI inner-workings.   The main purpose of gradient coils is to allow spatial encoding of the … Read more

DON’T FIND WHAT YOU ARE LOOKING FOR?

Give us a call!

1-407-438-7847

Our equipment specialists are ready to help you.

Our Equipment Specialists
Are Ready To Help You

At Amber Diagnostics, our highly trained professionals have been refurbishing used imaging equipment since 1994. We can customize any system to your liking, according to your financial budget and technical requirements; and you can be sure that Amber is more than capable of handling every question you may have in your purchasing process. From buying, to planning, shipping, installation, and technical service, Amber has you covered.

Call Today