Manganese Enhanced MRI: Multiple Applications

Room 611 - 612         10:30 - 12:30                 Chairs: Robia G. Pautler and Anne-Marie Van der Linden


Prog #

10:30 223.

In Vivo Visualization of Cytoarchitecture to Define Boundaries in Cortex, Thalamic Nuclei and Superior Colliculus Using

Manganese Enhanced MRI

Carolyn W-H Wu1, Stephen J. Dodd1, Alan P. Koretsky1

1National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
10:42 224.

Manganese SynapticTransfer Index (MSTI): A Novel Approach to Assess Neuronal Physiology in Mouse Models of


Karen Smith1, Hui Zheng1, Robia Pautler1

1Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
10:54 225.

Quantitative Manganese Tract Tracing: Concentration Dependence

Andrew Lowe1, Ian D. Thompson1, 2, Nicola R. Sibson1

1University of Oxford, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK; 2Kings College London, London, UK
11:06 226.

Variations in Relaxivity of Manganese Between Regions in Rat Brain

Na Zhang1, 2, Vanessa Ann Fitsanakis3, Michael Aschner, 1,3, Malcolm J. Avison1, John C. Gore1, 2

1Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA; 2Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA; 3Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
11:18 227.

In Vivo Manganese-Enhanced MRI (MEMRI) of the Appetite Regulations, Correlation with C-Fos Expression

Yu-Ting Kuo1, 2, James RC Parkinson1, Owais B. Chaudhri1, Amy H. Herlihy1, Po-Wah So1, Caroline J. Small1,

Steve R. Bloom1, Jimmy D. Bell1

1Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London, London, UK; 2Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
11:30 228.

Using Manganese Enhanced MRI to Reveal Active Olfactory Circuitry in Response to Odorant Stimuli

Kai-Hsiang Chuang1, Jung Hee Lee1, Afonso C. Silva1, Leonardo Belluscio1, Alan P. Koretsky1

1National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
11:42 229.

Statistical Mapping of Auditory Activity by Manganese-Enhanced MRI

Xin Yu1, Dan Sanes2, Jing Zou3, Youssef Zaim Wadghiri1, Daniel Turnbull1

1New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA; 2New York University, New York, USA; 3University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
11:54 230.

MRI Assessment of Status Epilepticus Induced Hippocampal Plasticity After Systemic Mn Administration

Riikka Johanna Immonen1, Asla Pitkänen1, Olli Gröhn1

1A.I.Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
12:06 231.

The Use of MEMRI to Measure In Vivo Axonal Transport Rates in a Murine Model of Alzheimer's Disease

Karen Brown Smith1, Mitchell E. Deshazer1, Hui Zheng1, Robia G. Pautler1

1Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
12:18 232.

In Vivo Staining of Apoptosis by Manganase-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MEMRI) in the Hypoxic-Ischemic

Newborn Rat

Jin Taek Kim1, Keun Ho Lim2, Hee Jin Cho2, Jung Hee Lee3, Ki Soo Kim1

1University of Ulsan College of Medicine, seoul, Republic of Korea; 2Asan Institute for Life Sciences, seoul, Republic of Korea; 3Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, seoul, Republic of Korea