Method to model elasticity parameters (i.e. elastography) of tissue as a complement to imaging

Elastography is the direct imaging of tissue elasticity parameters. The invention is a method of modeling of tissue called Modality Independent Elastography (MIE), within the context of dermoscopy imaging, for the purpose of optimizing the similarity between model-created images and the patient acquired images.

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U.S. Patent 7,257,244: Elastography imaging modalities for characterizing properties of tissue


Inventors: 
Michael Miga
Licensing manager: 
Ashok Choudhury

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