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Pregnant manta rays provide proof of first contactless underwater ultrasound scanner

Debra Malcolm
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When cutting edge technology joins with scientific research, the results can be astounding. A recent collaboration in the Maldives has enabled marine biologists to successfully scan a pregnant reef manta ray underwater and obtain clear ultrasound im

Designed, developed and manufactured by IMV imaging and successfully field tested on wild reef manta rays by scientists from the Manta Trust and Cambridge University Veterinary School, The Duo-Scan:Go Oceanic represents significant improvements on previous technologies: it can be taken to depths of up to 30 m and—with the assistance of Wi-Fi and a smartphone as a viewing screen—it is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand.

Contactless Manta Ray ultrasound scanning
Contactless Manta Ray ultrasound scanning

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