This completed project explored Metabolic MRI in human extremities (financial support by FET-Launchpad EU). Dedicated RF coil setups have been designed for sodium, phosphorus, deuterium and hydrogen detection in human muscle and knee. Deuterium Deuterium and Hydrogen RF coil setup composed of a 4 channel 2H transceiver array and 8 channel 1H transceiver array.  (see:

The official launch of the EU funded project NICI – Non-Invasive Chemical Imaging of the whole Human Body – took place on 2nd July 2018. All consortium partners met in the University Medical Center Utrecht that is coordinator of the project. During the meeting the consortium members have been introduced to each other and the projectmanagement was presented. Furthermore, the tasks for the upcoming months have been discussed for the first three workpackages. The very…