Inside Yokohama City University's Advanced Medical Research Center


An ultrasonic image of accumulated lymphatic fluid is displayed at... News PhotoAsia,Breast Cancer,Cancer - Illness,Cancer Screening,Computer,East Asia,Economy,Equipment,Healthcare And Medicine,Horizontal,Image,Japan,Kanagawa Prefecture,Laboratory,Laptop,Lecturer,Liquid,Lymphatic System,Medical Insurance,Medical Research,Operation,Plastic,Research,Science,Showing,Technology,Wireless Technology,YokohamaPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergAn ultrasonic image of accumulated lymphatic fluid is displayed at the center of a laptop computer screen as Jiro Maegawa, professor of plastic and reconstructive surgery at Yokohama City University (YCU), demonstrates a home-use ultrasonographic device for breast cancer screening at the university's Advanced Medical Research Center (AMRC) in Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, on Monday, March 18, 2013. Japan aims to be a nation with the most advanced medical technologies and healthcare services in the world and to develop the medical industries for the revitalization of the country's economy. Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg via Getty Images