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University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Tweaking MRI to Track Creatine May Spot Heart Problems Earlier

Caption: On the left, creatine CEST maps of healthy myocardium, and on the right, eight week-old infarcted tissue, with noticeably less creatine. Arrow on right indicates infarcted region of heart tissue.

Credit: Nature Medicine

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