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Contact: Lisa Merkl
lkmerkl@uh.edu
713-743-8192
University of Houston

Cancer-Detection Instrument Co-Developed by University of Houston

Caption: The highly sensitive SentiMag instrument and its associated Sienna+ tracer combine nanotechnology and advanced magnetic sensors, removing the need for radiation, speeding up the process and putting the detection of the sentinel lymph node directly in the hands of surgeons.

Credit: Photo courtesy of Endomagnetics

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