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New 3D colour X-rays made possible with CERN technology

Stunning new images pave the way to large-scale human trials, two years on from the first ever 3D colour human X-ray using CERN Medipix3 technology

Medipix
18 November, 2020

CERN technology helps rediscover lost painting by Raphael

CERN’s Timepix particle detectors, developed by the Medipix2 Collaboration, help unravel the secret of a long-lost painting by the great Renaissance master, Raphael.

Timepix
21 September, 2020

MARS Bioimaging is seeking partners to better enable drug development and therapy monitoring for COVID-19

The current standard for definitive diagnosis of COVID-19 is the real-time reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR).

Medipix
15 April, 2020

Medipix: Two decades of turning technology into applications

The story of how detector components ended up in medical imaging, in art restoration and even in space.

Medipix
30 January, 2020

NASA, CERN Timepix Technology Advances Miniaturized Radiation Detection

As we prepare to send the first woman and next man to the Moon and on to Mars, NASA, with support from the University of Houston, has been working to develop advanced radiation detectors to better protect astronauts and vital spacecraft systems.

Timepix
04 October, 2019

CERN Open Days: Technologies that change your lives

What does CERN have to do with 3D colour x-rays and 19th century paintings?

Events
30 September, 2019

20th Anniversary Symposium on Medipix and Timepix

The Medipix2 Collaboration will celebrate 20 years of activity in 2019. To mark the occasion, a special symposium on Medipix and Timepix will be held at CERN on 18 September.

Events
14 August, 2019

More bang from your beam: reimagining X-ray conversion

The X-rays used for radiation therapy, medical imaging and many other applications are produced by slamming an electron beam into a piece of metal.

Events
19 July, 2018

First 3D colour X-ray of a human using CERN technology

First human scanned with next–generation 3D colour scanner using CERN technology.

Medipix
18 July, 2018

How to spot a perfect fake: the world’s top art forgery detective

BBC on Fake Art – InsightART in the report!

Medipix
20 June, 2018