Narrowing in on pituitary tumors

27 julio 2015

A new technique that could help surgeons more precisely define the locations of pituitary tumors in near real-time has been demonstrated by a team of scientists. The new strategy uses a visualization technique (matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry imaging — MALDI MSI) that can analyze specific hormones, including growth hormone and prolactin, in tissue.img src=»» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/