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Ion cyclotron emission

Ion cyclotron emission

(Science: radiobiology) as ions gyrate around in a magnetic field (see also larmor radius or cyclotron radius), they radiate radio-frequency electromagnetic waves. This is known as ion cyclotron emission, and can be measured to help diagnose a plasma.

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Positron emission Tomography

... magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), ultrasound and single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT). While some imaging scans such as CT ... Due to their short half lives, the radionuclides must be produced in a cyclotron at or near the site of the PET scanner. These radionuclides are ...

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by dipjyoti
Wed Sep 27, 2006 9:57 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Positron emission Tomography
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