Random Walk Imaging

Brain microstructure changes in Parkinson patients

In this project, researchers are working with our methods to measure structure to investigate the magnitude of changes in brain microstructure of Parkinson patients, compared to healthy individuals. Scan time is 22 minutes and is performed on a Siemens Prisma 3 T. Initial results have shown promising results and will be further investigated once the whole material has been acquired.

the People behind this:

Dr. Markus Nilsson

Associate Senior Lecturer at the Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Lund University

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