We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Imaging Biomarkers - Future or Reality

Video   May 26, 2015

 

Imaging has been at the heart of Medicine for many decades. However, its influence is changing as the need increases not only for diagnosis of disease, but also for quantification of disease extent, identification of suitable candidates for (often expensive) treatment and for testing of both treatment response or assessment of potential side effects for new treatments. The modalities are largely driven by large data generation, either using CT, MRI or PET methods. This puts an emphasis on data handling, development of software tools and particularly (with the advent of multicentre trials) the requirement for rigorous quality assurance of all participating sites. Not all imaging is currently ready for use as a biomarkers, yet many man hours are being invested into creating the tools required to further both more advanced treatments as well as for more personalised healthcare delivery. This presentation will discuss the potential role of imaging-based biomarkers, the requirements and some examples of how this can be applied towards clinical trials.

 
 
 
 

Recommended Videos

Ready for a change of scenery?

Video

Get a new perspective on your sample QC with the Agilent 4150 TapeStation system and open up new horizons. Ideal for handling smaller numbers of samples, the system with ScreenTape assays delivers fast, reliable results within any NGS workflow.

WATCH NOW

Can bones tell us about drug use? How Boston U.. tests solid samples | Behind the Science S3 Ep4

Video

Jen visits with Sabra Botch-Jones, an assistant professor at Boston University School of Medicine's Biomedical Forensic Sciences department at their outdoor decompositional facility to learn how they test skeletal remains for drugs.

WATCH NOW

How to Capture Images with Invitrogen iBright Imaging Systems

Video

Capture images and analyze data from your western blots and gels efficiently and easily using the Invitrogen iBright Imaging Systems.

WATCH NOW

 

Like what you just watched? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Analysis & Separations Cancer Research Proteomics & Metabolomics

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE