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ECR 2008 Best Scientific Paper Award for Medis Research Partner

Medis’ research partner in vessel wall imaging, the Division of Image Processing (LKEB) at the Leiden University Medical Center’s Radiology Department, has been awarded the ECR 2008 first prize for Best Scientific Paper in the category “Computer Applications”.

The paper, titled “Automatic detection of atherosclerotic carotid plaque from combined magnetic resonance angiography and vessel wall images”, was presented by Ronald van ‘t Klooster, MSc. It was chosen by the ECR committee for Scientific Papers because of its scientific content, the quality of the images, and the quality of the presentation.

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