Molecular Imaging in Physiology and Pathology

Room A 201-202      10:30 - 12:30                                     Chairs: Jeff W.M. Bulte and Mathias Hoehn

10:30      355.    Young Investigator Awards Finalist: In Vivo Detection of Single Cells by MRI - not available

Erik M. Shapiro1, Kathryn Sharer1, Stanko Skrtic1, Alan P. Koretsky1

1National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

10:50      356.    In Vivo and Ex Vivo MRI in Differentiating Autologous from Primary Stem Cell Migration in the Normal Mouse Brain

Sergey Magnitsky1, Raquel M. Walton2, Stephen Pickup1, John H. Wolfe2,3, Harish Poptani3

1The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; 2Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; 3The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

11:02      357.    In Vivo MRI of Endogenous Neural Stem Cell Migration

Erik M. Shapiro1, Oscar Gonzalez2, Arturo Alvarez-Buylla2, Alan P. Koretsky1

1National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA; 2University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA

11:14      358.    In Vivo Detection of Alzheimer’s Plaques in Transgenic Mice: Requirement for Targeted Contrast Agents

Youssef Zaim Wadghiri1, Einar M. Sigurdsson1, Jeffrey A. Blind1, Elin Knudsen1, Ayodeji Asuni1, Marcin Sadowski1, Thomas Wisniewski1, Daniel H. Turnbull1

1NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA

11:26      359.    The Lys-EGFP-Ki Transgenic Mouse: A Novel Model System for Studying the Cells Involved in Neuroinflammation in EAE

Ayman Oweida1, Elizabeth Dunn1, Greg Dekaban1, Paula Foster1

1Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada

11:38      360.    In Vivo Imaging of Islet Transplantation in a Mouse Model of Type I Diabetes. - not available

Natalia Evgenov1, Zdravka Medarova1, Guangping Dai1, Susan Bonner-Weir2, Anna Moore1

1Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, Massachusetts, USA; 2Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

11:50      361.    Cellular Imaging of Individual Pancreatic Islets Using Electroporation and 3DFIESTA at 1.5 Tesla - not available

Paula Foster1, Savita Dhanvantari2, Joo Ho Tai1, Alma Rosales1, David White1

1Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada; 2Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada

12:02      362.    MRI of Acute Rejection of Transplanted Pancreatic Islets

Daniel Jirak1,2, Jan Kríc1, Eva Honsová1, Zuzana Berková1, Vít Herynek1, Peter Girman1, Frantizek Saudek1,

Milan Hájek1,2

1Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic; 22nd Medical Faculty, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

12:14      363.    MRI Reporter Gene Providing Contrast Based on Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer (CEST) - not available

Assaf A. Gilad1, Michael T. McMahon1,2, Paul T. Winnard Jr1, Venu Raman1, Jeff W.M. Bulte1, Peter C. M. Van Zijl1,2

1Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; 2Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA