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Abstract # 3181 Assessment of Amifostine in a Rabbit Model of Radiation Lung Injury: Preliminary Results

Presenter: Mata, Jaime

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About the Presenter:
Dr. Jaime Mata, is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, USA, and the Assistant Director of the Center for In-vivo Hyperpolarized Gas Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), which is one of the world leading centers in MRI research using hyperpolarized gases. He earned is PhD and Master degrees in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Virginia, and a BS degree in Physics from the Universidade de Lisboa, at Lisbon, Portugal. Dr. Mata has more than ten years of experience in developing and testing new MRI techniques targeted at the study of the lung with particular incidence in emphysema disease and lung fibrosis caused by radiation-therapy.
Contact the presenter at: jfm4q@virginia.edu

Authors:
J. Mata, K. Sheng, K. Hagspiel, J. Mugler, P. Read, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Author Disclosure:
 J. Mata, None; K. Sheng, None; K. Hagspiel, None; J. Mugler, None; P. Read, None.


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