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Molecular intravascular ultrasound imaging allows detection of activated platelets on the surface of symptomatic human plaques

Topic: Echo-contrast / tissue characterisation

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Doctor Alexander Maier

University of Freiburg, Freiburg (Germany)
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Novel ultrasonic techniques

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ESC Congress 2016

27 August - 31 August 2016

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