The Potential of PET/MRI Imaging in Oncology: a Comment to a Summary Report of the First PET/MRI Workshop in Tuebingen in 2012

Czernin, Johannes; Herrmann, Ken
August 2013
Molecular Imaging & Biology;Aug2013, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p372
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "The Potential of PET/MRI Imaging in Oncology: a Comment to a Summary Report of the First PET/MRI Workshop in Tuebingen in 2012" published in the 2012 issue.


Related Articles

  • Measuring Brain Tumor Growth: Combined Bioluminescence Imaging--Magnetic Resonance Imaging Strategy. Jost, Sarah C.; Collins, Lynne; Travers, Sarah; Piwnica-Worms, David; Garbow, Joel R. // Molecular Imaging;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p245 

    Small-animal tumor models are essential for developing translational therapeutic strategies in oncology research, with imaging having an increasingly important role. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) offers tumor localization, volumetric measurement, and the potential for advanced physiologic...

  • Simple models improve the discrimination of prostate cancers from the peripheral gland by T1-weighted dynamic MRI. Kiessling, Fabian; Lichy, Matthias; Grobholz, Rainer; Heilmann, Melanie; Farhan, Nabeel; Michel, Maurice; Trojan, Lutz; Ederle, Joerg; Abel, Ulrich; Kauczor, Hans-Ulrich; Semmler, Wolfhard; Delorme, Stefan; Michel, Maurice Stephan // European Radiology;Oct2004, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p1793 

    Evaluation of the accuracy of descriptive and physiological parameters calculated from signal intensity-time curves using T1-weighted dynamic contrast enhanced MRI (DCE MRI) to differentiate prostate cancers from the peripheral gland. Twenty-seven patients with prostate cancers were examined...

  • Magnetic resonance imaging in oncology: an overview. Wallis, F.; Gilbert, F. J. // Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh;Apr99, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p117 

    This review discusses a growing area of imaging in oncology. Traditionally, the primary role of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has been in the investigation of neurological diseases and in the diagnosis of musculoskeletal abnormalities. With the increasing availability of MRI systems and with...

  • Steroid Cell Tumor of the Ovary in an Adolescent: A Rare Case Report. Boyraz, Gokhan; Selcuk, Ilker; Yusifli, Zarife; Usubutun, Alp; Gunalp, Serdar // Case Reports in Medicine;2013, p1 

    Steroid cell tumors (SCTs) of the ovary are a rare subgroup of sex cord tumors, account for less than 0.1% of all ovarian tumors, and also will present at any age. These tumors can produce steroids, especially testosterone, and may give symptoms like hirsutism, hair loss, amenorrhea, or...

  • Development in Radiology. Hemmingsson, Anders // Acta Radiologica;Aug2004, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p491 

    Editorial. Introduces two articles on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques in the diagnosis of small liver tumors. Validation of diagnostic imaging based on repeated examinations; Detection of small implanted tumors growing during repeated MRI of the rabbit liver.

  • Diffusion-Weighted Imaging in the Detection of Lymph Node Metastasis in Colorectal Cancer. Yasui, Ouki; Sato, Makoto; Kamada, Atsushi // Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine;Jul2009, Vol. 218 Issue 3, p177 

    Diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) is a functional technique based on the ability to depict movement of water molecules. The magnitude of water molecule movement is expressed as apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC value. Its usefulness in the diagnosis of malignant tumors has gained interest. The...

  • MRI features of breast lymphoma: preliminary experience in seven cases. Lijun Wang; Dengbin Wang; Weimin Chai; Xiaochun Fei; Ran Luo; Xiaoxiao Li; Wang, Lijun; Wang, Dengbin; Chai, Weimin; Fei, Xiaochun; Luo, Ran; Li, Xiaoxiao // Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology;Nov/Dec2015, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p441 

    Purpose: We aimed to evaluate the imaging features of breast lymphoma using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Methods: This retrospective study consisted of seven patients with pathologically confirmed breast lymphoma. The breast lymphomas were primary in six patients...

  • Longitudinal Studies of Angiogenesis in Hormone-Dependent Shionogi Tumors. Wade, Trevor P.; Kozlowski, Piotr // Neoplasia;Jul2007, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p563 

    Vessel size imaging was used to assess changes in the average vessel size of Shionogi tumors throughout the tumor growth cycle. Changes in R2 and R2* relaxivities caused by the injection of a superparamagnetic contrast agent (ferumoxtran-10) were measured using a 2.35-T animal magnetic resonance...

  • Anal carcinomas: the role of endoanal ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging in staging, response evaluation and follow-up. Parikh, Jyoti; Shaw, Aidan; Grant, Lee A.; Schizas, Alexis M. P.; Datta, Vivek; Williams, Andrew B.; Griffin, Nyree // European Radiology;Apr2011, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p776 

    nal carcinoma is an important but rare condition, managed in specialist centres. Both endoanal ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can be used in the locoregional staging and follow-up of patients with anal cancer, and both may assist in treatment planning and prognosis. Recent...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics