HERMES: Hadamard Encoded Editing

ISMRM 2016 was an exciting one for our group, as student Kimberly Chan presented HERMES: Hadamard-Encoding and Reconstruction of MEGA-Edited Spectroscopy.

 HERMES: Coming to a journal near you in the very near future.

HERMES: Coming to a journal near you in the very near future.

In principle, HERMES allows the orthogonal encoding of an arbitrary number of edited metabolites in a single acquisition.  Rather than jettisoning all the 'other' signals as with MEGA editing, HERMES can put them into a second difference spectrum, or a third, or...