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Microwaves can find tumours in dense breasts

Paul Meaney and Samar Hosseinzadegan preparing the prototype. Research on an alternative to the traditional mammography is conducted at Chalmers University of Technology, can be read in an article at The department of Electrical Engineering at Chalmers. Instead of the current, often painful, X-ray examinations, microwaves can be used for medical imaging of breast tissue…
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Kristofer Bengtsson receives MedTech West funding

The MedTech West steering committee has decided to grant SEK 300,000 to the pilot project “Proactive Radiology” led by Kristofer Bengtsson from the Department of electrical engineering at Chalmers. The project will be a pilot study at a radiology department and is based on previous projects at an Emergency Department. Kristofer Bengtsson, can you tell…
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New Chalmers cluster focusing on Biomedical engineering for challenges in diagnostics and treatment

On 1 November 2018, MedTech West was co-arranging an open workshop with the title Biomedical engineering for challenges in diagnostics and treatment at Sahlgrenska University Hospital together with Chalmers. The initiative came from the newly founded Health Engineering Area of Advance at Chalmers University of Technology- expected to be operational from January 2019.   In…
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Hana Dobsicek Trefna- now senior lecturer

On Monday 24 September Hana Dobsicek Trefna held a lecture in connection with her promotion to senior lecturer (docent) at the department of Electrical Engineering at Chalmers. Her lecture was titled “Microwave hyperthermia, an emergent weapon in the war on cancer”. What is your main point in your promotion lecture, Hana? – In my lecture…
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