Sir Peter Mansfield

October 9th

  • English physicist who at age 70 shared the 2003 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine “for their discoveries concerning magnetic resonance imaging.”
  • His work led to the development of the MRI scanner, which provides a powerful diagnostic tool.
  • When testing the new device, he was the first live subject to undergo an MRI scan.

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