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The carcinogens (chemical, physical, virus) act upon many people during their life-time, which give rise to constant changes in nucleotide – sequence of DNA of normal cells. As a result of these changes, forms a new type of cells – the cancer cells, which gain new properties:
1) Ability to undergo interminable mitosis.
2) Ability of metastasis.
3) Ability to powerful counter stand the immune system.
Prof. Dr. Mitsunori Matsumae (above, sitting bottom left and in right side photo), originator of the MRXO project.
Where can a surgeon easily access an Achieva 1.5T MR, a Brilliance 40 slice CT and an Allura Xper FD20 X-ray angio system during a surgical procedure? The answer – in the newly installed MRXO surgical suite at Tokai University Hospital, Kangawaga, Japan
Realizing a need
“I am a neurosurgeon,” says Prof. Dr. Mitsunori Matsumae, Neurosurgeon-in-Chief and Prime Surgeon at Tokai University. “I would love to have an MR in the operating room to monitor the progress of my surgical interventions. Intra-operative MR imaging can be very beneficial in helping to reduce the risk of unexpected events during a procedure. But I know an arrangement like this is not practical.”