Precision X-Ray to Attend 2016 World Molecular Imaging Conference to Present Oncology Research Presentations


NORTH BRANFORD, Conn., (Sept. 01, 2016) – Precision X-Ray (PXi), the leader in small-animal cabinet irradiators and radiotherapy research systems worldwide, will be traveling to New York to attend the 2016 World Molecular Imaging Congress (WMIC). The WMIC is organized by the World Molecular Imaging Society (WMIS) and provides a unique platform for scientists and clinicians to present and follow cutting-edge advances in molecular imaging. The theme of WMIC 2016 is Imaging Biology...Improving Therapy.

Dr. Rao V. L. Papineni will serve as chairperson at the First-in-Man & Clinical Studies in Oncologysession on Friday, Sept. 9.  He will also present three research presentations:

1. Brown Adipose Tissue activity in Cancer and treatment - A Clinical Evaluation.

2. Stress Visualization in Gastrointestinal Tract at Different diseases Forwards a Systems Approach to Drug Repurposing

3. Generation of Cardiac Precursor Nanoprobe and Image Guided Biodistribution Analysis.

These projects have been a collaborative effort between Apollo Hospitals, Abertay University, Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Global Hospitals, University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC), Oklahoma Medical Research Facility (OMRF),  PXi and PACT & Health LLC.

WMIC 2016 will be held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center located at 655 West 34th Street in New York.  For those seeking information on their preclinical irradiation systems, and associated radiobiological applications, please attend the presentations by Dr. Papineni.

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About Precision X-Ray:

North Branford, Connecticut, based Precision X-Ray (PXi) is the leader in small-animal cabinet irradiators and radiotherapy research systems worldwide. PXi provides easy-to-operate, reliable, safe and cost-effective X-ray imaging and X-ray irradiation systems for applications in translational, industrial, and pharmaceutical research. The company actively develops new applications in these markets and designsnew equipment to meet customer applications needs.

Customers of Precision X-Ray include prestigious hospitals, medical schools, universities, pharmaceutical manufacturers, government and major independent research facilities around the globe. For more information, please visit or call 203.484.2011


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