Molecular Imaging

Methods and Protocols

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ISBN: 978-1-60761-900-0 (Print) 978-1-60761-901-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 protocols)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Imaging Biochemical Pathways and Molecular Events

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-28

      Bioluminescence Resonance Energy Transfer (BRET) Imaging in Plant Seedlings and Mammalian Cells

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      Pages 29-43

      Luciferase Protein Complementation Assays for Bioluminescence Imaging of Cells and Mice

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      Pages 45-60

      Hybrid Raman-Fluorescence Microscopy on Single Cells Using Quantum Dots

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      Pages 61-75

      Labeling of Mesenchymal Stem Cells with Bioconjugated Quantum Dots

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      Pages 77-88

      Quantification of miRNA Abundance in Single Cells Using Locked Nucleic Acid-FISH and Enzyme-Labeled Fluorescence

  3. Imaging in Pre-clinical Settings

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 89-89

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      Pages 91-101

      Imaging Fate of Stem Cells at a Cellular Resolution in the Brains of Mice

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      Pages 103-115

      Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Brain Inflammation Using Microparticles of Iron Oxide

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      Pages 117-129

      Optical Characterization of Arterial Apoptosis

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      Pages 131-140

      Intravital Fluorescence Microscopic Molecular Imaging of Atherosclerosis

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      Pages 141-152

      MR Imaging of Transplanted Stem Cells in Myocardial Infarction

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      Pages 153-164

      In Vivo Imaging of the Dynamics of Different Variants of EGFR in Glioblastomas

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      Pages 165-180

      Fluorescence Lifetime-Based Optical Molecular Imaging

  4. Imaging in Clinical Settings

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 181-181

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      Pages 183-200

      PET Imaging of αvβ3 Expression in Cancer Patients

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      Pages 201-225

      Quantitative Approaches to Amyloid Imaging

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      Pages 227-235

      Molecular Imaging of Myocardial Remodeling After Infarction

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      Pages 237-246

      Dual-Radionuclide Brain SPECT for the Differential Diagnosis of Parkinsonism

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 247-250