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Ultrasound-based Washington Molecular Imaging and Therapy Center (uWAMIT)



The Ultrasound-based Washington Molecular Imaging and Therapy Center (uWAMIT) focuses on the discovery, development, translation, and commercialization of molecular ultrasound technologies.

Core Services Offered

Translate research results into commercial healthcare solutions, Design and synthesize novel molecular probes, Develop and validate imaging systems and protocols for molecular imaging, Initiate collaboration among chemists, biologists, physicists, engineers, and physicians, Develop ultrasound-assisted molecular therapies.

Funding Information

Life Science Discovery Fund (LSDF) 2010-2015

Reporting Structure

Executive Committee, Tom Matula, Director, CIMU, Matt O’Donnell, Mike Averkiou, Wayne Monsky
Norm Beauchamp, Chair, Radiology

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College of Engineering
School of Medicine: Department of Bioengineering, Department of Radiology