MRI of Animal Models Other Than Stroke


Room 611 - 612         11:00 - 13:00                             Chairs: Sheng-Kwei V. Song and Ed X. Wu


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11:00 24 Young Investigator Award Finalist: Toward Accurate Diagnosis of White Matter Pathology Using Diffusion Tensor Imaging
Matthew Dean Budde1, Joong Hee Kim1, Hsiao-Fang Liang1, Robert E. Schmidt1, John H. Russell1, Anne H. Cross1, Sheng-Kwei Song1
1Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
11:20 25. 3D MRI and DTI of Cnp1 Deficient Mice: A Model of Axonal Damage Without Affecting Myelin
Susann Boretius1, Sandra Goebbels2, Takashi Watanabe1, Klaus-Armin Nave2, Jens Frahm1, Thomas Michaelis1
1Max-Planck-Institut fuer biophysikalische Chemie, Goettingen, Germany; 2Max-Planck-Institut fuer experimentelle Medizin, Goettingen, Germany
11:32 26. Diffusion Tensor Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Regeneration/degeneration After Rat Sciatic Nerve Injury
MinSig Hwang1, 2, George Q. Perrin1, David Muir1, Thomas H. Mareci1, 2
1University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA; 2National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Gainesville, Florida, USA
11:44 27. Axial Diffusivity Correlates with the Degree of Neurological Disability in a Mouse Model of Multiple Sclerosis
Matthew Dean Budde1, Hsiao-Fang Liang1, Anne H. Cross1, Sheng-Kwei Song1
1Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
11:56 28. Wallerian Degeneration in Visual Pathway Detected Using Diffusion Tensor Imaging
Shu-Wei Sun1, Hsiao-Fang Liang1, Anne H. Cross1, Sheng-Kwei Song1
1Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
12:08 29. Response to Therapy Measurement in a Mouse Model of Niemann-Pick Type C Disease Via Diffusion Tensor Imaging
Silvia Lope-Piedrafita1, Chad M. Hicks1, Elizabeth S. Chaitkin1, Iram Ahmad1, Robert J. Gillies1,
Jean-Philippe Galons1, Robert P. Erickson1, Theodore P. Trouard1
1University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
12:20 30. Measurement of Cerebrospinal Fluid Flow in the Aqueduct of a Rat Model of Hydrocephalus
Raphael D. Hazel1, Erin J. McCormack1, Janet Miller2, Jie Li2, Mei Yu3, Helene Benveniste1, Janes P. McAllister II2, Michael Egnor1, Mark E. Wagshul1
1Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, USA; 2Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA; 3Brookhaven National Laboratory, Brookhaven, New York, USA
12:32 31. Measurement of Cerebral Blood Flow in Craniosynostotic Rabbits Using ASL-MRI
Lesley M. Foley1, Wendy Fellows-Mayle2, T Kevin Hitchens1, Joyce Horner1, Joseph E. Losee3, Michael I. Siegel2, Mark P. Mooney2, Chien Ho1
1Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; 2University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; 3Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
12:44 32. Longitudinal Changes in Vascular Function in a Canine Aging Model Measured by Dynamic Contrast Enhanced MRI and the Correlation of Blood-Brain-Barrier Permeability with Beta-Amyloid Angiopathy Assessed by Immunohistochemical Staining
Min-Ying Su1, Viorela Pop1, Long Vu1, Yong Chu1, Bruce A. Muggenburg2, Orhan Nalcioglu1, Elizabeth Head1
1University of California, Irvine, California, USA; 2Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA