A Single Nanoparticle Enables Two Medical Imaging Techniques

A Single Nanoparticle Enables Two Medical Imaging Techniques By Dexter Johnson Posted 20 Nov 2014 | 21:00 GMT Image: Christine Daniloff/MIT Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) havedeveloped a nanoparticle that enables both magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as well as fluorescent imaging in living animals.  The researchers believe that a single nanoparticle capable of performing these two functions …