Our mission is to solve important clinical problems by applying first principles from chemistry and engineering.
We believe that Seeing is Curing - that is, if we can see cancer at an earlier stage than we now can (currently about 1 billion cells) we will have a greater likelihood of curing it.
A. LAM tumor in the lung with hematoxylin and
eosin (H&E) staining
B. PET/CT using F-18-FDG
C. Thyroid uptake of pertechnetate by SPECT/CT
D. Prostate cancer with H&E staining
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Our lab video includes interviews with key collaborators and researchers and provides an overview of the important work happening at the Center for Molecular Imaging.
We are pleased to announce that Sylvain Gioux, Ph.D., director of the Biomedical Optics and Engineering Laboratory, has been promoted to the rank of Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
The Joint International Oncology Congress, to be held in San Francisco May 27-29, 2013, is now open for registration. Click here for more information.
Postdoctoral Researcher Vivek Venugopal, Ph.D. wins the Karen and Lester Gerhardt Prize in Science and Engineering and the Zelda and David G. Gisser Prize in Biomedical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute for his doctoral dissertation.