New prospective paramagnetic contrast agents for targeted medical MRI (diagnostic) applications are being developed, involving compounds with both radical and paramagnetic metal ion centers. These agents are being assessed by EPR characterization of spin-spin interactions, spin dynamics, motional dynamics, zero-field splitting, etc. W-band spectroscopy is employed to detect fast motions. This project was very active in 1997.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
Type
Biotechnology Resource Grants (P41)
Project #
5P41RR001811-13
Application #
6120674
Study Section
Project Start
1998-04-15
Project End
1999-11-30
Budget Start
1997-10-01
Budget End
1998-09-30
Support Year
13
Fiscal Year
1998
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
University of Illinois at Chicago
Department
Type
DUNS #
121911077
City
Chicago
State
IL
Country
United States
Zip Code
60612
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