Intra-operative cancer diagnosis based on a hyperpolarized marker

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Abstract

The present invention is concerned with an in vitro method of diagnosing cancer in a tissue sample, wherein said tissue sample is obtained from a patient undergoing cancer surgery. The method described herein is based on a hyperpolarized marker, which is contacted with the tissue sample, and an NMR spectrum and/or an MR image obtained of the tissue sample after having been contacted with the hyperpolarized marker.
Original languageEnglish
IPCG01N 33/ 574 A I
Patent numberEP2847591
Filing date18/03/2015
CountryInternational Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Priority date07/05/2013
Priority numberWO2013EP59481
Publication statusPublished - 18 Mar 2015
Externally publishedYes

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