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Confounder-Corrected Quantitative MRI Biomarker of Hepatic Iron Content

The purpose of this multi-site research is to validate a rapid magnetic resonance based confounder-corrected R-2 mapping method as a quantitative imaging biomarker of liver iron concentrations.

Stanford is currently accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Collaborator: Johns Hopkins University

Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Device: MRI


Inclusion Criteria:

   - know or suspected iron overload

   - minimum age: Stanford- 8years , University of Wisconsin - 10 years, John Hopkins
   follow- 10 years, University of Texas-Southwestern - 18 years

Exclusion Criteria:

   - contraindication to magnetic resonance imaging

Ages Eligible for Study

8 Years - 89 Years

Genders Eligible for Study


Now accepting new patients

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Elisabeth Merkel, RN