Chapter 42. NMR Imaging of Rigid Biological Tissues

  1. Prof. Dr. P. Blümler5,
  2. Prof. Dr. B. Blümich5,
  3. Prof. Dr. R. Botto6 and
  4. Dr. E. Fukushima7
  1. Yoshiteru Seo1,
  2. Hisatake Takamiya2,
  3. Hiroki Ishikawa3,
  4. Toshiaki Nakashima3,
  5. Yehuda Sharf4 and
  6. Gil Navon4

Published Online: 20 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527611843.ch42

Spatially Resolved Magnetic Resonance: Methods, Materials, Medicine, Biology, Rheology, Geology, Ecology, Hardware

Spatially Resolved Magnetic Resonance: Methods, Materials, Medicine, Biology, Rheology, Geology, Ecology, Hardware

How to Cite

Seo, Y., Takamiya, H., Ishikawa, H., Nakashima, T., Sharf, Y. and Navon, G. (2007) NMR Imaging of Rigid Biological Tissues, in Spatially Resolved Magnetic Resonance: Methods, Materials, Medicine, Biology, Rheology, Geology, Ecology, Hardware (eds P. Blümler, B. Blümich, R. Botto and E. Fukushima), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527611843.ch42

Editor Information

  1. 5

    Lehrstuhl für Makromolekulare Chemie und Magnetic Resonance Center, MARC, RWTH Aachen, Worringer Weg 1, D-52074 Aachen, Germany

  2. 6

    Chemistry Division, Argonne National Laboratory, 9700 South Cass Avenue, Argonne, Illinois 60439-4828 USA

  3. 7

    2425 Ridgecrest Dr. SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602, Japan

  2. 2

    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602, Japan

  3. 3

    Department of Medicine III, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602, Japan

  4. 4

    School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv, 69978 Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 AUG 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527296378

Online ISBN: 9783527611843

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Keywords:

  • nuclear magnetic resonance imaging;
  • rigid biological tissues;
  • bone;
  • cartilage;
  • constant-time imaging

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Instrumentation

  • Bone and Teeth Observed by CTI

  • Calculi Observed by GE Imaging

  • Tendon Observed by 2H DQF-SI

  • Conclusion