MRI guidance technology development in a large animal model for hyperlocal analgesics delivery to the epidural space and dorsal root ganglion.

Affiliation

Department of Radiology, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 55902, USA. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Development of new analgesic drugs or gene therapy vectors for spinal delivery will be facilitated by "hyperlocal" targeting of small therapeutic injectate volumes if spine imaging technology can be used that is ready for future clinical translation.

Keywords

Animal model,Epidural,Intraganglionic,MRI-guidance,Spinal injection,