Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Positron Emission Tomography - Current Clinical and Research Aspects

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Chia-Hung Hsieh

China Medical University, Taiwan

PublishedFebruary 8th, 2012

Doi10.5772/1280

ISBN978-953-307-824-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-6704-4

Copyright year2012

Number of pages348

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Table of Contents

Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

1. Virtual PET Scanner – From Simulation in GATE to a Final Multiring Albira PET/SPECT/CT Camera

By M. Balcerzyk, L. Caballero, C. Correcher, A. Gonzalez, C. Vazquez, J.L. Rubio, G. Kontaxakis, M.A. Pozo and J.M. Benlloch

3,333
3. Kinetic Modelling in Human Brain Imaging

By Natalie Nelissen, JamesWarwick and Patrick Dupont

3,052
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4. Free Software for PET Imaging

By Roberto de la Prieta

12,263
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6. Emerging Technologies for Decentralized Production of PET Tracers

By Pei Yuin Keng, Melissa Esterby and R. Michael van Dam

5,447
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7. Specific Activity of 11C-Labelled Radiotracers: A Big Challenge for PET Chemists

By Vanessa Gómez-Vallejo, Vijay Gaja, Jacek Koziorowski and Jordi Llop

4,452
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8. Potential of Positron Emission Tomography for Neurogenic Tumors and Spinal Disorders

By Kenichiro Kakutani, Koichiro Maeno, Yuki Iwama, Masahiro Kurosaka and Kotaro Nishida

2,799
10. Amyloid Imaging PET Ligands as Biomarkers for Alzheimer’s Disease, Preclinical Evaluation

By Marie Svedberg, Ewa Hellström-Lindahl, Obaidur Rahman and Håkan Hall

3,600
11. Monitoring of Chemotherapy Response in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

By Tatsuo Kimura, Shinzoh Kudoh and Kazuto Hirata

3,037

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