Emily Lindemer and the Brain Aging and Dementia Lab reported the findings in the journal Neurology.
Purchase of the new instrument will be part of a Hyperpolarized Imaging initiative led by the Center's Yi-Fen Yen.
The technique yields higher quality images from less data, reducing radiation doses for CT and PET and shortening scan times for MRI.
A study by Matt Rosen and colleagues is in the running for best biomedical research of 2017.
The newly published research draws on data from the Harvard Aging Brain Study.
How a small band of researchers and computer programmers changed the way we image the brain
Hämäläinen is a pioneer in the application of MEG to the study of human brain function.
An ongoing study by Anastasia Yendiki and colleagues is yielding important new insights into the disorders.
The honor recognizes the enormous contributions he has made to the field of biomedical imaging.
A new imaging probe was inspired by the chemistry of the novelty light source.