New MRI techniques reveal myocardial sex differences

New colour MRI imaging technology is allowing researchers to explore sex differences in myocardial physiology that could explain why women present with different symptoms for conditions such as acute MI. MRI quantitative tissue mapping suggests that women have a greater degree of myocardial capillarisation than men, according to Professor Martin Ugander, the newly appointed professor ...

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