Life Sciences Image Awards 2018 – short-list announced

Very best of luck to Aisah Aubdool at QMUL who has been short listed for the QMUL life Science Image Award 2018, with this image taken with our moorFLPI2 laser speckle blood flow image. Congratulations too to all those short listed! Full details can be found […]

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GDPR Compliance Update

We have always taken the storage and use of our customer information seriously. With new General Data Protection Regulations 2016/679 coming into force on May 25 2018, we have, together with independent external consultants, conducted a thorough review of our business practices and concluded that our […]

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EPSRC Studentship

Vacancy! If you are interested in joining a leading, innovative team to investigate microvascular blood flow and oxygenation responses look no further! We are collaborating with Dr. Andy Chipperfield and Prof. Geraldine Clough at Southampton, currently advertising for a student: https://www.findaphd.com/search/ProjectDetails.aspx?PJID=86563

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A new and accurate method for detecting skin cancer

Congratulations to Profs Aneta Stefanovska and Marco Rossi and their teams at Lancaster and Pisa Universities who generated much interest here recently with their work “Dynamic Markers Based on Blood Perfusion Fluctuations for Selecting Skin Melanocytic Lesions for Biopsy” published in Nature Scientific Reports. The work […]

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Blood flow and Oxygenation: Coherence of Low Frequency Oscillations

Professor Geraldine Clough, Southampton, UK, and co-workers have assessed blood flow and oxygenation in skin, simultaneously, finding periodic, low frequency oscillations for both, using FFT analysis. Further analysis revealed frequency coherence between blood flow and oxygenation signals that was greatest in the endothelial and neurogenic frequency […]

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Don’t Miss Wonderful World Of Blood on the BBC iPlayer!

Dr Mosley gives up a litre of his own blood to perform some novel experiments giving some interesting insights into an extraordinary fluid that most of us take for granted. We were fortunate enough to be involved and our moorFLPI-2 laser speckle imager features for one […]

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Apricus Biosciences Announces First Patient Enrolled in Phase 2a Clinical Trial for RayVa™

Moor Instruments is proud to have supplied Apricus Biosciences (NexMed U.S.A. Inc) with laser Doppler imaging kits for their Phase 2a clinical trial of their topical RayVa™ therapy. Apricus specified moorLDLS laser Doppler line scanning to help demonstrate alterations in microvascular flow following a standardized cold challenge. […]

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A Touching Story – Professor Francis McGlone

Congratulations to Professor Francis McGlone and his team at John Moores University in Liverpool for the media interest generated by their work presented at Neuroscience, Washington DC. The work “An investigation into the relationship between autistic traits and affective touch” will be covered by Science magazine. […]

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Cerebral Perfusion Updates

Imaging with moorFLPI Researchers in Berlin have recently had a manuscript accepted where the moorFLPI has been used for the first time to study Cortical Spreading Depression in Humans. The group, led by Dr Woitzik and Dr Hecht, have produced an impressive blood flow sequence where […]

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Cerebral Tissue Blood flow and Oxygen Assessment

Thank you for clicking through from the JSFN banner advert and for your interest in our products. We would be delighted to arrange a free trial of any of the products that would be beneficial for your research. For help and advice with this please ask […]

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Burn assessment news from QEH

The following news article was seen at the Daily Mail online points to preferred use of laser Doppler imaging to assist diagnosis of burns even in the presence of strong microbial creams that would otherwise hinder clinical diagnosis. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2090914/How-skills-used-treat-war-heroes-save-YOUR-life.html For more information about assessment of burns […]

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