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Multisource Interior Tomography Concept

Caption: With the interior tomography approach, the detector size can be much reduced so that more source-detector pairs can be integrated to focus on a region of interest for simultaneous collection of multiple local projections. The NIH-funded research is led by Ge Wang, the Pritchard Professor and director of the Biomedical Imaging Division of the Virginia Tech -- Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering & Sciences and Bruno De Man, a CT authority at GE Global Research Center.

Credit: Ge Wang, Virginia Tech

Usage Restrictions: The image may be used with discussion of Dr. Ge Wang's research on simultaneous collection of multiple local projections from the region of interest.

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