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Imaging of Dopamine D1 and D2 Receptors by a High Resolution Positron Emission Tomography

  • Hitoshi Shinotoh
  • Akiyo Aotsuka
  • Osamu Inoue
  • Kazutoshi Suzuki
  • Hiroshi Fukuda
  • Masaomi Iyo
  • Toshiro Yamazaki
  • Yukio Tateno
  • Keizo Hirayama
  • Norimasa Nohara
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 287)

Abstract

The recent development of a high resolution positron emission tomography and appropriate radioligands labelled with positron emitter has made it possible to clearly delineate distribution of neuroreceptors in the human brain.

Keywords

Positron Emission Tomography Dopamine Receptor Positron Emission Tomography Image Positron Emission Tomography Study Levodopa Therapy 
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Reference

  1. Yamashita, T., Uchida, H., Okada, H., Kurono, T., Takemori, T., Watanabe, M., Shimizu, K., Yoshikawa, E., Ohmura, T., Satoh, N., Tanaka, E., Nohara, N., Tomitani, T., Yamamoto, M., Murayama, H., Endo, M., 1990, Development of a high resolution PET, IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci, NS-37 (in press).Google Scholar

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© Plenum Press, New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hitoshi Shinotoh
    • 1
    • 2
  • Akiyo Aotsuka
    • 1
    • 2
  • Osamu Inoue
    • 1
  • Kazutoshi Suzuki
    • 1
  • Hiroshi Fukuda
    • 1
  • Masaomi Iyo
    • 1
  • Toshiro Yamazaki
    • 1
  • Yukio Tateno
    • 1
  • Keizo Hirayama
    • 2
  • Norimasa Nohara
    • 1
  1. 1.National Institute of Radiological SciencesChiba CityJapan
  2. 2.Department of Neurology, School of MedicineChiba UniversityChiba CityJapan

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