Jane Wang, MD and Peder Larson, PhD are collaborating on a project applying hyperpolarized (HP) carbon 13 (13C) metabolic MRI in patients with renal tumors.

We asked Kirti Magudia, MD, PhD, 2020-21 abdominal imaging/ultrasound fellow and 2019-20 T32 trainee and Tyler Gleason, MD, radiology resident, class of 2021 and 2020-21 T32 trainee, several questions about their experiences as T32 fellows at UCSF Radiology.

A recent collaborative retrospective cohort study from UC San Francisco, UC Davis and others confirmed that Down syndrome remains a strong risk factor for childhood leukemia, and associations with AML are stronger than previously reported.

Commencement 2021 was held on June 11, 2021, with a virtual ceremony. The UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging would like to take this opportunity to congratulate graduates.

June is HHT Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT), a genetic disorder affecting the blood vessels. A team of experts from UCSF Radiology and Pediatrics wrote a review published in Radiology on the role of radiologists in the diagnosis and management of HHT.

A team of physicians from the UCSF Radiology Neuro Interventional Radiology (Neuro IR) section, recently presented a novel case where computed tomography (CT) perfusion imaging studies demonstrated abnormalities that have not been previously described in patients with RCVS.