Monthly Archives: augusti 2015

MedTech West in California

Since October 2014 I have been working as a visiting scholar in one of the world’s foremost groups in the field of neuroimaging and aging, the Jagust Lab at the University of California, Berkeley. This research group is headed by professor William Jagust who was one of the pioneers in using positron emission tomography (PET)…
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Master thesis presentation: Development of an experimental pipeline for high-Tc SQUID-based MEG studies of neural oscillations

Development of an experimental pipeline for high-Tc SQUID-based MEG studies of neural oscillations presented by Sowmitri Ramachandran and Sahana Prasanna, master students of Biomedical Engineering at Signals and Systems, Chalmers University of Technology Supervisor: Justin Schneiderman Date: Aug 31st, 2015 Time: 10 am. Place: MedTech West Conference room at Röda stråket 10B, Sahlgrenska University Hospital…
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MTW seminar on Aug 28: Transcranial Magnetic Resonance guided Focused Ultrasound Therapy (MRgFUS)

At this seminar Olle Corneliuson, neurosurgeon at Sahlgrenska University hospital Sahlgrenska, will be presenting the new method MRgFUS, which has great potential, especially within the fields of neurosurgery, oncology and psychiatry. Ultrasound energy from a large number of transducers (approx. 1,000) can penetrate the skull bone in a controlled and focused manner. The process is…
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MTW seminar on August 18: EU funded project at MedTech West by Henrik Mindedal

In July 2015 MedTech West (MTW) received funding approval from EU’s Regional Development fund of West Sweden, through Tillväxtverket. The means will be used to improve the efficiency of MedTech West and finance activities during 2015 to 2017. The funds will primarily be used to proactively initiate more R & D projects, based on clinical…
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