Group of researchers which belongs to the Biomedical Optics Group of the Center for Research in Physics and Engineering The Money he developed a novel mammography mechanical compression does not need, that is, It does not compress the breasts.
The new mammographer uses a infrared light with what gets the medical imaging from breast tissues.
This method, which would complement the traditional one because it allowed more regular and intensive use because of its absence against conflicts, had won the second prize in the Competition Balseiro Foundation 50K
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On the other hand, Nicolás Carbone, another member of the team, were currently in the process of assembling the first prototype to evaluate the results seen in the laboratory, compared to those that Consultations with patients, along with medical pathologists and oncologists.
Source: El Tribuno