Things happening

V|LF-Spiro3D at ISMRM 2024 in Singapore

At the ISMRM 2024 in Singapore, Anna Reitmann and Adrien Duwat (UPSaclay) presented their research on MRI sequences and mechanical lung elongations

3D MR Spirometry workshops at BioMaps

During the Paris consortium meeting, groups of five to ten people were invited to participate in four workshops at BioMaps

V|LF-Spiro3D in Paris Day 2

The first in-person consortium meeting took place in Paris on April 4-5. Discover what happened on the second day.

Immersive and pedagogical sensitive theater

The first day of the V|LF-Spiro3D consortium meeting unfolded with an immersive exploration into the realm of medical imaging and breathing

V|LF-Spiro3D in Paris Day 1

The first in-person consortium meeting took place in Paris on April 4-5. Discover what happened on the first day.

New recruit in Aberdeen!

Nicholas Senn joined AMT as a post-doctorial fellow. He will be a great support for the project.

Dissemination seminar 3

Lionel Broche (AMT) presented the ongoing clinical trials where magnetic field is swept to achieve optimal contrasts

FCI system: commissionning

The new Field-Cycling Imager (FCI) being constructed at the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary has produced its first images

IABM 2024

PhD students from Université Paris-Saclay  presented their first results concerning a multiclass automatic segmentation method

BioMaps annual seminar

Ithar Gharmaoui, Anna Reitmann and Adrien Duwat (UPSaclay) presented their first results for 3D MR spirometry

Sequence implementation

Different MR pusle sequences and reconstruction techniques were tested on healthy volunteers at Foch Hospital

VLF whole-body scanner installation in Aberdeen

The AMT team was happy to start re-installing their very low-field MRI whole-body scanner in Aberdeen

Dissemination seminar 2

Martin Genet (IPP) gently but surely used the biomechanical toolbox he had opened a month before 

Low-field on the move

On March 1, Najat Salameh’s vision of low-field MRI was revealed to members of the Institute of Medical Sciences 

Inclusion of asthma and COPD patients

The inclusion of patients with asthma and COPD is crucial, as our aim is to study the sensitivity of 3D MR spirometry to respiratory pathologies

SPIE Medical Imaging

Presentation on MRI data postprocessing at the SPIE Medical Imaging conference, in San Diego, USA, by Catalin Fetita (IPP)

Newsletter #1

The V|LF-Spiro3D project is almost a year, a quarter of its expected duration. What has happened in recent months?

Jessica Oakes

Jessica Oakes, Associate Professor of Bioengineering, presented at BioMaps (UPSaclay) an impressive amount of research work

Ethics Approval

The Ethics Committee Ouest VI approved the substantial modifications  added to the gb-Spiro3D protocol 

Dissemination seminar 1

Martin Genet (IPP) brightly kicked off the series of scientific dissemination seminars at BioMaps (UPSaclay)

Dissemination Foch

A special joint staff meeting was organized  by the Pulmonology and Radiology departments of Foch Hospital

First patient interview

A pilot interview about patient experiences during the 3D MRI spirometry protocol was conducted 

CEA - Grenoble

On November 21-23, 2023, Xavier Maître was invited to present the preliminary oucomes and prespectives 

ISMRM 2023

V|LF-Spiro3D at ISMRM!
In June 2023, during the annual ISMRM congress in Toronto


At European Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology (ESMRMB) 2023 in Basel

Consortiun Meeting

October 16th, 2023 – V|LF-Spiro3D project held a consortium meeting and Scientific Leader Assembly (SLA).

First in-vivo images

First V|LF-Spiro3D in vivo images acquired on a 1.5 T Siemens Healthineers MR system

Peder Larson

Peder Larson, an esteemed expert in Advanced Imaging Technologies

First inclusion

The first healthy volunteer was included at UPSaclay

Kick-off meeting

The Kick-Off meeting was organized by UPSaclay (the project coordinator)