Microscopy & Cell Labeling

Hall 17          14:00 - 16:00

Time     Prog#      Computer#


13:30      3641         1                                      Cellular Labeling with Gadolinium containing Imaging Probes. A method for checking the release of  Gd3+ ions in the cellular environment.

Simonetta Geninatti-Crich1, Alessandro Barge1, Anna Ciampa1, Diego Alberti1, Giovanna Esposito1, Silvio Aime1
1University of Torino


13:30      3642         2                                      Positive Contrast MRI Demonstrates Retention of Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy Administered Intramuscularly in Ischemic Skeletal Muscle

Wesley Gilson1, Lawrence Hofmann2, Dorota Kedziorek1, Saurabh Shah1, Grigorios Korosoglou1, Jeff Bulte1, Matthias Stuber1, Dara Kraitchman1
Johns Hopkins University, 2Stanford University


13:30      3643         3                                      Ferumoxide labelling of CD133+ cells for targeted re-endothelialisation

Panagiotis Kyrtatos1, Pauliina Lehtolainen2, Manfred Ramirez2, Ana Prieto3, Francesca Arrigoni1, Rachael Dobson1, David Gadian1, Quentin Pankhurst3, Mark Lythgoe1
UCL Institute of Child Health, 2UCL Department of Medicine, 3London Centre for Nanotechnology


13:30      3644         4                                      Instant Magnetic Labeling of Stem Cells Using Magnetosonoporation (MSP) - not available

Bensheng  Qiu1, Piotr Walczak2, Jesus Ruiz-Cabello2, Jeff Bulte2, Xiaoming Yang1
University of Washington Medical Center, 2Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


14:00      3645         1                                      Dual Transfer of Gene and MR Contrast Agent into Stem-Progenitor Cells:Toward in vivo MR imaging of stem cell-mediated gene therapy

Bensheng Qiu1, Xiangcan Zhan2, Xiaoming Yang1
University of Washington Medical Center, 2Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


14:00      3646         2                                      In vivo cell transfer labeling of dendritic cells using Feridex–labeled GM-CSF tumor vaccines for evaluation of immune adjuvants

Christopher Long1, Hanneke van Laarhoven2, Hyam Levitsky1, Jeff Bulte1
1Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre


14:00      3647         3                                      Neural stem cells tracking by MRI in wobbler mouse, a model of motoneuron disease - not available

Linda Chaabane1, Jeff Bulte2, Luigi Miragoli1, Ileana Zucca1, Paolo Bigini3, Tiziana Mennini3, Arianna Ottolina4, E Parati4, Vito Lorusso1
Bracco Imaging Spa, 2The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 3Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, 4Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta


14:00      3648         4                                      Novel Urokinase Plasminogen Activator Receptor (uPAR) Targeted Probe and Its in vivo MRI of 4T1 Xenograft Breast Cancer Model

Hui Mao1, Xianghong Peng1, Andrew Wang2, Xiaoxia Wang1, Chunchun Ni1, Zehong Cao1, Shuming Nie3, Lily Yang1
Emory University School of Medicine, 2Ocean NanoTech, LLC, 3Emory-Georgia Tech


14:30      3649         1                                      NMR Microscopy with Isotropic Resolution down to 3.0 um using Dedicated Hardware

Markus Weiger1, Daniel Schmidig1, Charles Massin1, Franck Vincent1, Schimun Denoth1, Michael Schenkel1, Michael Fey1
Bruker BioSpin AG


14:30      3650         2                                      Integrated Environment for High-Throughput MR Histology of the Developing Mouse

Alexandra Petiet1, Matthew Kaufman2, Susan Elmore3, Jeffrey Brandenburg1, G Johnson1
Duke University, 2University of Edinburgh, 3NIEHS


14:30      3651         3                                      Detailed Anatomic Microimaging of Early Stage Human Embryos

Stasia Anderson1, Shigehito Yamada1, Elizabeth Lockett2, Cecilia Lo1
1National Institutes of Health, 2National Museum of Health and Medicine


14:30      3652         4                                      Magnetic Resonance Microscopy of Discreet Microstructures in 5&[mu]m-Isotropic Images of the Excised Rat Striatum

Jeremy Flint1, Choong Lee1, Timothy Shepherd1, Michael King1, Charles Massin2, Stephen Blackband1
University of Florida, 2Bruker Instruments Inc.


15:00      3653         1                                      Rapid Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Microscopy of Excised Anatomy in the Transgenic Mouse at 3.0 Tesla

Kevin Bath1, Henning Voss1, Jonathan Dyke1, Dequian Jing1, Stewart Anderson1, Francis Lee1, Douglas Ballon1
Weill Medical College of Cornell University


15:00      3654         2                                      MR Microscopic Imaging of Rodent Brain using Contrast Enhancement and Relatively Short Acquisition Times - not available

Sungheon Kim1, Stephen Pickup1, Oliver Hsu1, Harish Poptani1
University of Pennsylvania


15:00      3655         3                                      3D Analysis of Cerebral Vascular Patterning in Mouse Embryos with Contrast Enhanced Micro-MRI

Cesar Berrios1, Youssef Zaim Wadghiri2, Daniel Turnbull1
Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, 2New York University School of Medicine


15:00      3656         4                                      Method for Cardiac Localization in Multiple Mouse MRI

Willem van Heiningen1, Jonathan Bishop1, R Henkelman1
1Hospital for Sick Children

Prostate Cancer Detection & Diagnosis by Diffusion MRI

Hall 17          14:00 - 16:00


13:30      3657         5                                      Multiparametric and Ex-vivo MR Imaging in Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer: Preliminary results from a prospective trial in patients undergoing prostatectomy

Katarzyna Macura1, Wenle Wang1, Zhaoli Lane1, Li-Ming Su1, David Bluemke1, Zaver Bhujwalla2, Michael Jacobs1
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2Johns Hopkins University


13:30      3658         6                                      Prostate Cancer Detection in Patients with Intermediate Prostate Specific Antigen Levels Using High-resolution Diffusion Tensor Imaging Prior to Transrectal Ultrasound-guided Biopsy

Yu-Jen Chen1, Y-S Pu2, P-C Liang3, C-T Shun4, W-C Chu1, W-Y Tseng5
1National Yang-Ming University, 2Departments of Urology, 3Medical Imaging, 4National Taiwan University Hospital, 5National Taiwan University College of Medicine


13:30      3659         7                                      Potential value of diffusion weighted imaging as an indicator of tumor aggressiveness in prostate cancer

Nandita deSouza1, Sophie Riches1, Nicholas vanAs1, Veronica Morgan1, Chris Parker1, S Sohaib2, Geoffrey Payne1
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and Institute of Cancer Research, 2Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust


13:30      3660         8                                      Preliminary study of whole body short T1 inversion recovery diffusion weighted imaging in staging of prostate cancers

Chun  Zhang1, Xiao Wang1, Xue Jiang1
Peking University First Hospital


14:00      3661         5                                      The clinical value of ADC maps in the detection of prostate cancer - not available

Akihiro Tanimoto1, Jun Nakashima1, Kazunobu Shinoda1, Hiroshi Shinmoto1, Shigeo Okuda1, Sachio Kuribayashi1, Makio Mukai1
Keio University School of Medicine


14:00      3662         6                                      The ADC value in Hormone Refractory Prostate Cancers on diffusion-weighted MR images for predicting effect of chemotherapy - not available

Takeshi Yoshizako1, Nobue Uchida1, Akihiko Wada1, Takashi Katsube1, Kouji Uchida1, Shinji Hara1, Takafumi Kajitani1, Hajime Kitagaki1, Mikio Ikawa1
Shimane University


14:00      3663         7                                      Combined T2 and Diffusion Weighted MRI for Localization of Prostate Cancer

Masoom Haider1, Theodorus van der Kwast2, Jeff Tanguay3, Andrew Evans3, Ali Hashmi1, Gina Lockwood4, John Trachtenberg5
University of Toronto, 2University Health Network and Mount Sinai Hospital, 3University Health Network, 4Princess Margaret Hospital, 5University of Toronto, University Health Network


14:00      3664         8                                      Correlation of ADC values for Tumour and Non-Tumour areas of Prostate Cancer as defined by Histopathology at Prostatectomy

Veronica Morgan1, Sophie Riches1, Cyril Fisher1, Sarb Sandhu1, Geoffrey Payne2, Nandita deSouza2
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, 2Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and Institute of Cancer Research


14:30      3665         5                                      DW imaging in prostate cancer: Determination of cut-off value of ADC for the peripheral zone to predict malignancy

Virendra Kumar1, N Jagannathan1, Rajeev Kumar1, Sanjay Thulkar1, Sidhartha Dattagupta1, S Dwivedi1, A Hemal1, N Gupta1
All India Institute of Medical Sciences


14:30      3666         6                                      ADC Decrease in Histology Identified Prostate Cancer

Junqian Xu1, Peter Humphrey1, Adam Kibel1, Abraham Snyder1, Vamsidhar Narra1, Sheng-Kwei Song1
Washington University in St. Louis


14:30      3667         7                                      Diffusion Tensor Imaging of Prostate Cancer: Comparison with Systemic Prostate Biopsy - not available

Seong Kuk Yoon1, Sunseob Choi1, Myeong-Jin Kang1, Ki-Nam Kim1, Jin Han Cho1, Jin Wha Lee1, Jong Young Oh1, Kyung Jin Nam1, Kyung-Tak Sung1, Jin-Han Yoon1
Dong-A University Hospital


14:30      3668         8                                      Prostate Spectroscopy Analysis with LCModel: Development of 3T Scoring Criteria

Gregory Metzger1, Iclal Ocak2, Marcelino Bernardo3, Peter Choyke2
University of Minnesota, 2Molecular Imaging Program, 3SAIC-Frederick


15:00      3669         5                                      Utility of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy In Prediction of Insignificant Prostate Cancer: Initial Analysis

Amita Shukla-Dave1, Hedvig Hricak1, Michael Kattan2, Darko Pucar1, Kentaro Kuroiwa3, Hui-Ni Chen1, Jessica Spector1, Jason Koutcher1, Kristen Zakian1, Peter Scardino1
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 2Cleveland Clinic, 3Kyushu University


15:00      3670         6                                      Role of 3D 1H MR Spectroscopy for prospective detection of prostate cancer in men with prior negative biopsies

Bachir  Taouli1, Deanna Chin2, Michael Stifelman1, Elizabeth Hecht1, Jonathan Melamed1, Samir Taneja1
NYU Medical Center, 2Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital


15:00      3671         7                                      A comparison of preoperative prostate cancer staging performance between T2-weighted 3T endorectal MR imaging and real-time gray-scale transrectal ultrasound - not available

Stijn Heijmink1, Thomas Hambrock1, Tom Scheenen1, Christina Hulsbergen-v.d. Kaa1, Ben Knipscheer1, Fred Witjes1, Jelle Barentsz1
1Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center


15:00      3672         8                                      Determination of cut-off value of metabolite ratio in prostate caner prior to biopsy - A 3D MRSI study

Virendra Kumar1, N Jagannathan1, Rajeev Kumar1, Sanjay Thulkar1, Sidhartha Dattagupta1, A Hemal1, N Gupta1
All India Institute of Medical Sciences

Retroperitoneal and Gender Based Cancers

Hall 17          14:00 - 16:00


13:30      3673         9                                      MR Imaging of Pathological Complete Response Following Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy

Jeon-Hor Chen1, Min-Ying Su2, Garima Agrawal2, Byron A. Feig2, Hon J. Yu2, Philip M. Carpenter3, Rita S. Mehta4, Orhan Nalcioglu2
Tu & Yuen Center for Functional Onco-Imaging, University  of California Irvine, 2Tu & Yuen Center for Functional Onco-Imaging, University of California Irvine, 3Departments of  Pathology, University of California Irvine,


13:30      3674         10                                    ADC value and Diffusion Tensor Imaging of Prostate Cancer; Therapeutic changes with Heavy Ion Charged Particle Radiation Therapy - not available

Yukihisa Takayama1, Riwa Kishimoto1, Syouhei Hanaoka1, Hiroi Nonaka1, Susumu Kandatsu1, Hiroshi Tsuji1, Hirohiko Tsujii1, Hiroo Ikehira1, Takayuki Obata1
National Institute of Radiological Sciences


13:30      3675         11                                    Carr-Purcell-Meiboom-Gill (CPMG) Imaging of Prostate Cancer; Trading Time for Information: High Quality T2 Images and Quantitative T2 Values for Cancer Discrimination - not available

Joseph Roebuck1, Dimitrios Mitsouras1, Steven Haker1, Frank Rybicki1, Clare Tempany1, Robert Mulkern1
Brigham and Women's Hospital


13:30      3676         12                                    Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Evaluation of Vascular Characteristics with Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced T1 weighted MRI

Lucy Kershaw1, Charles Hutchinson1, James Solomon1, David Buckley1
University of Manchester


14:00      3677         9                                      The value of 1H MRS positive voxels percentage in the detection and localization of prostate cancer

feiyu Li1, xiaoying Wang1, jiangxi Xiao1, xuexiang Jiang1
Peking university first hospital


14:00      3678         10                                    The added value of dynamic contrast enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (DCE-MRI) in predicting depth of myometrial invasion and overall staging in patients with endometrial carcinoma

Evis Sala1, Emma Senior2, Ashley Shaw2, Robin Crawford2, Kalliopi Vrotsou1, Pauline Rajan3, Ilse Joubert2, David Lomas1
University of Cambridge, 2Addenbrooke's Hospital, 3Hinchingbrooke Hospital


14:00      3679         11                                    High Accordance of Diffusion Weighted MRI and 18-FDG PET/CT in cervical cancer - not available

Gigin Lin1, YauYau Wai1, KungChu Ho1, JiunJie Wang2, KoonKwan Ng1, ChyongHuey Lai1, TzuChen Yen1
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 2ChangGung University


14:00      3680         12                                    Applications of Diffusion-Weighted MRI in Uterine Tumors: Signal intensity and ADC value based ability in demonstration and differentiation
Kun Cao1, Xiao Zhang1, Jie Li1, Ying Sun1, Lei Tang1
1Peking University School of Oncology & Beijing Cancer Hospital


14:30      3681         9                                      Apparent diffusion coefficient value for Differentiating Tumors in Uterine Cervix at 3 Tesla - not available

Gigin Lin1, KoonKwan Ng1, JiunJie Wang2, YauYau Wai1, TingChang Chang1
1Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 2ChangGung University


14:30      3682         10                                    Biochemistry of Soft Tissue Tumors: An in vitro NMR Study

Uma Sharma1, Madhbananda Kar1, Sanjay Juyal1, SVS Deo1, N Jagannathan1
All India Institute of Medical Sciences


14:30      3683         11                                    MR-based assessment of membranous urethra as a predictor of urinary incontinence after radical prostatectomy

Sergey Morozov1, Sergey Ternovoy1, Valentin Sinitsyn1, Yury Alyaev1, Evgeniy Bezrukov1
I.M.Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy


14:30      3684         12                                    MR Feature Analysis and Classification of Renal Masses with Pathologic Correlation

Ivan Pedrosa1, Mary Chou1, Long Ngo1, Ronaldo Baroni2, Elizabeth Genega1, William Dewolf1, Neil Rofsky1
BIDMC, 2Hospital das Clinicas da FMUSP


15:00      3685         9                                      Penile Arterial Blood Supply: Gadolinium-enhanced, Dynamic 3D-Liver Acquisition with Volume Acceleration (LAVA) MR Evaluation at 3T with 8-channel Phased Array (PA) Coil Prior to Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy - not available

Akira Kawashima1, James Glockner1, David Stanley2, Kiaran McGee1, Robert Myers1
Mayo Clinic, 2GE Healthcare


15:00      3686         10                                    Free-breathing and high b-value diffusion-weighted MR images of malignant urinary tract obstruction

Mayumi Takeuchi1, Kenji Matsuzaki1, Hitoshi Kubo1, Yoshikatsu Bandou1, Masafumi Harada1, Hiromu Nishitani1
University of Tokushima


15:00      3687         11                                    Gadolinium-enhanced excretory MR urography for upper tract urothelial carcinoma in high risk population

Naoki Takahashi1, James Glockner1, Robert Hartman1, Akira Kawashima1, David Stanley2, Anja Brau2, Philip Beatty2
Mayo Clinic, 2GE Healthcare


15:00      3688         12                                    Diagnostic accuracy of diffusion weighted imaging for detecting nodal metastasis in gynecologic oncology patients: comparison with histopathology evidence - not available

KoonKwan Ng1, Gigin Lin1, JiunJie Wang2, YuChuan Lin2, ChyongHuey Lai1
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 2ChangGung University

Image Analysis

Hall 17          14:00 - 16:00



13:30      3689         13                                    Extraction of Lesion Features from Contrast-Enhanced MR Mammograms Using Initial and Post-Initial Enhancements

Gokhan ERTAS1, Halil Gulcur1, Mehtap Tunaci2, Memduh Dursun2
Bogazici University, 2Istanbul University


13:30      3690         14                                    Texture Based Computer Aided Malignant Lesion Segmentation of MR Mammography Images Compared With Majority of Manual Segmentations

Brent Woods1, Bradley Clymer1, Steffen Sammet1, Regina Koch1, Robert Stevens1, Michael Knopp1
1The Ohio State University


13:30      3691         15                                    Computer-aided detection of skeletal metastases in MRI STIR imaging of the spine - not available

Anna Jerebko1, Gerwin Schmidt2, Xiang Zhou1, Jinbo Bi1, Vikram Anand1, Jiamin Liu1, Stefan Schoenberg2, Ingo Schmuecking1, Berthold Kiefer3, Arun Krishnan1
Siemens Medical Solutions, Inc., 2University of Munich, 3Siemens AG Medical Solutions


13:30      3692         16                                    An Energy Competing Regime for Active Contour Segmentation of Liver Boundary

Ying Chi1, Peter Cashman1, Richard Kitney1
Imperial College London


13:30      3693         17                                    Enhanced T1 Contrast Imaging with Region Growing Method

Haitao Zhu1, Kun Zhou1, Yanming Yu1, Hongjie Zhang2, Shanglian Bao1
Peking University, 2Navy General Hospital


13:30      3694         18                                    Spatial Segmentation Based on the Signal Time Activity of Dynamic Cardiac Images During Intracoronary Infusion of Gd Contrast Agent - not available

Christoforos Nikou1, Nikolas Galatsanos1, Nikolaos Tsekos2
University of Ioannina, 2Washington University


13:30      3695         19                                    Fully automatic segmentation of the left ventricle in cardiac cine MR images

Carmel Hayes1, Jens Guehring2, Marie-Pierre Jolly2, Michaela Schmidt1, Bernd Wintersperger3, Anup Bhargava3, Edgar Mueller1
Siemens Medical Solutions, 2Siemens Corporate Research, 3Klinikum der Universität München-Grosshadern


13:30      3696         20                                    Automatic Plaque Characterization Employing Quantitative and Multicontrast MRI

Binjian Sun1, Don Giddens1, Robert Long, Jr.2, W. Taylor3, Diana Weiss3, Giji Joseph3, David Vega3, John Oshinski1
Georgia Institute of Technology, 2Emory University, 3Emory University School of Medicine


14:00      3697         13                                    Automated White Matter Hyperintensity Detection Using A False Discovery Rate Method - not available

Hui Zheng1, Vitali Zagorodnov2, Michael Chee1
Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, 2Nanyang Technological University


14:00      3698         14                                    MRI Brain study simulation

Marco Comerci1, Michele Larobina1, Anna Prinster1, Nunzia Ciscognetti1, Mario Quarantelli1, Arturo Brunetti1, Marco Salvatore1, Bruno Alfano1


14:00      3699         15                                    A segmentation methodology that accounts for the MR physics of the RF pulse sequence

Murali  Murugavel1, Sasidhar Tadanki1, John Sullivan1, Gene Bogdanov1
Worcester Polytechnic Institute


14:00      3700         16                                    Fast Segmentation of MR Brain at 3T using Phase Sensitive Inversion Recovery Images

Balasrinivasa Sajja1, Sushmita Datta1, Renjie He1, Ponnada Narayana1
1Univ. of Texas Medical School at Houston


14:00      3701         17                                    Brain Tumor Detection Using Scale Invariant Feature Transform - not available

J.Daniel Pandian Samuel1, Ming Dong1, Jing Hua1, E Haacke1
Wayne State University


14:00      3702         18                                    Integrated Cluster Analysis of DTI and MRSI for Brain Tumors - not available

Zahra Torbatian1, Hamid Soltanian-Zadeh1
University of Tehran


14:00      3703         19                                    Cortical surface Reconstructions for Developing Neonates

Hui Xue1, Shuzhou Jiang1, Latha Srinivasan1, Serena Counsell1, Mary Rutherford1, David Edwards1, Daniel Rueckert2, Jo Hajnal1
Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London, 2Imperial College London


14:00      3704         20                                    Reconstructing Topologically Correct Cerebral Surfaces - A Method Based on Simple Points

Janne Hämäläinen1, Koen Van Leemput1
1HUS Helsinki Medical Imaging Center


14:30      3705         13                                    Automatic 3D Non-rigid Registration of Whole Body Serial MR Animal Images

Xia Li1, Thomas Yankeelov1, Todd Peterson1, John Gore1, Benoit Dawant1
Vanderbilt Univeristy


14:30      3706         14                                    A technique for warping MR images to histological sections based on thin-plate splines with homologous points optimization by minimizing bending energy - not available

Yutong Liu1, Mariano Uberti1, Huanyu Dou1, Howard Gendelman1, Michael Boska1
University of Nebraska Medical Center


14:30      3707         15                                    Deformable image registration of PET-CT and MRI using a BSpline algorithm

Thomas Lauenstein1, Eduard Schreibmann2, David Schuster1, Diego Martin1, Tim Fox2
Emory University Hospital, 2Emory University School of Medicine


14:30      3708         16                                    Automatic Image Registration Based Upon an Elastic Finite Element Formulation

Wei Huang1, John Sullivan1, Hamid Ghadyani1, Murali Murugavel1
Worcester Polytechnic Institute


14:30      3709         17                                    Using Registration to Quantify the Consistency of Whole Liver Position during Patient Breath-hold in Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced MRI

Andrew Melbourne1, David Atkinson1, Mark White1, David Collins2, Martin Leach2, David Hawkes1
University College London, 2The Institute of Cancer Research


14:30      3710         18                                    Consistency of DT-MRI to Assess Quality of MRI Inter-Subject Registration

Francisco Sanchez Castro1, Olivier Clatz2, Julien Dauguet2, Jean-Philippe Thiran1, Simon Warfield2
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), 2Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School


14:30      3711         19                                    Optimized nonlinear normalization for voxel-based analyses: A comparison of the Free-Form Deformation in VTK to the Discrete Cosine Function in SPM2 - not available

John Glass1, Jinesh Jain1, Qing Ji1, Wilburn Reddick1
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital


14:30      3712         20                                    Strategy and validation of  large-scale MRI registration framework

Istvan Csapo1, Christopher Holland1, Charles Guttmann1
Brigham and Women's Hospital


15:00      3713         13                                    Bias Field  Correction of surface coil MR images of rodent brain acquired at high field

Nathalie Just1, Nicolas Kunz2, Remi Charrier3, Hong-Xia Lei1, Meritxell Bach Cuadra4, Rolf Gruetter2, Jean-Philippe Thiran3
UNIL, 2CIBM/LIFMET, 3Laboratoire de traitement des signaux, 4Laboratoire  de traitement des signaux


15:00      3714         14                                    SENSE factors for reliable cortical thickness measurement - not available

Hae-Jeong Park1, Eung Yeop Kim1
Yonsei University


15:00      3715         15                                    Comparison of Linear and Non-linear Fitting Methods for Estimating T1 from SPGR Signals

Lin-Ching Chang1, Cheng Guan Koay1, Sean Deoni2, Carlo Pierpaoli1
NIH, 2Institutes of Psychiatry, King’s College London


15:00      3716         16                                    Partial Volume Compensation for Improved Reliability of BBB permeability

Saeid Taheri1, Rohit Sood1
University of New Mexico


15:00      3717         17                                    DynaMammoAnalyst: Simultaneous Dynamic and Morphologic Analysis Software for MR Mammography

Gokhan ERTAS1, Halil Gulcur1, Mehtap Tunaci2, Memduh Dursun2
Bogazici University, 2Istanbul University


15:00      3718         18                                    Automated Identification of Alzheimer's Patients based on Support Vector Machine Learned by Image Features Related to Cerebral Atrophy determined in 3-D MR images - not available

Hidetaka Arimura1, Takashi Yoshiura1, Seiji Kumazawa1, Futoshi Mihara1, Hiroshi Koga1, Shuji Sakai1, Hiroshi Honda1, Fukai Toyofuku1, Yoshiharu Higashida1
Kyushu University


15:00      3719         19                                    Perceptual Difference Model (Case-PDM) for Evaluation of MR Images

Jun Miao1, Donglai Huo2, David Wilson1
Case Western Reserve University, 2Barrow Neurological Institute


15:00      3720         20                                    Diffusion Toolkit: A Software Package for Diffusion Imaging Data Processing and Tractography

Ruopeng Wang1, Thomas Benner1, Alma Sorensen1, Van Wedeen1
1Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, MGH


Hall 17          14:00 - 16:00


13:30      3721         21                                    Diffusion Tensor Imaging in the Evaluation of Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury

Rao Gullapalli1, Jiachen Zhuo1, Erma Owens1, Kathirkamanthan Shanmuganathan1, Stuart Mirvis1
University of Maryland Baltimore


13:30      3722         22                                    Diffusion Tensor Imaging of the Human Cervical Spinal Cord at 1.5 and 3.0T

Cristina Rossi1, Andreas Boss1, Tobias Lindig1, Petros Martirosian1, Guenter Steidle1, Walter Maetzler1, Claus Claussen1, Uwe Klose1, Fritz Schick1
Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen


13:30      3723         23                                    CERVICAL CORD IS VULNERABLE TO AGING: A DIFFUSION-TENSOR MRI STUDY

Paola Valsasina1, Federica Agosta1, Stefania Sala1, Marcella Laganà2, Beatrice Benedetti1, Luca Dall'Occhio1, Maria Sormani1, Massimo Filippi1
1Scientific Institute and University Hospital San Raffaele, 2Scientific Institute Fondazione Don Gnocchi


13:30      3724         24                                    Diffusion tensor imaging and tractography of cervical cord in normal and spinal cord compression: a preliminary study at 3.0 T MR

Wei Wang1, Shi-xin Chang1, Nan-xin Hao1, Shu-guang Hu2
1East Hospital, Tongji University, 2Philips Medical System


13:30      3725         25                                    Different pattern of atrophy in early- and late-onset Alzheimers disease

Akihiko Shiino1, Toshiyuki Watanabe2, Emi Kotani3, Tsuyoshi Matsuda4, Masayuki Matsuda1
Shiga University of Medical Science, 2Takeda Hospital, 3Siga University of Medical Science, 4GE Yokogawa Medical Systems


13:30      3726         26                                    Understanding Cognitive Disorder Not Otherwise Specified: Evidence for Neurochemical Subtypes of Mild Cognitive Impairment

Andreana Haley1, Kathleen Fuchs2, S Dunham3, Scott Wylie2, Carol Manning2, Thomas Wodushek4, Virginia Simnad2, Jack Knight-Scott3
Brown University, 2University of Virginia, 3Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, 4Center for Neurorehabilitation Services,


13:30      3727         27                                    T1& rho MRI of Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease

Ari Borthakur1, Chenyang Wang1, Diane Li1, Christopher Clark1, John Trojanowski1, Virginia Lee1, Elias Melhem1, Ravinder Reddy1
University of Pennsylvania


13:30      3728         28                                    Two fMRI indices as markers for Alzheimer's disease

Daniel Rowe1, Shi Li1
Medical College of Wisconsin


14:00      3729         21                                    Functional, biochemcial, and Morphological Changes with Age

Rao Gullapalli1, Jiachen Zhuo1, Raimi Quiton1, Steve Roys1, Michael Keaser1, Joel Greenspan1
University of Maryland Baltimore


14:00      3730         22                                    Multimodal characterisation of substantia nigra pathology in Parkinson disease brains: A pilot MRI study at 3 and 7 Tesla.

Dorothee Auer1, Paul Morgan1, Andrew Peters1, Krishna Gontu2, Andreas Schaefer1, Richard Bowtell1, Nin Bajaj3, Penny Gowland1
University of Nottingham, 2Derby Royal Infirmary, 3Nottingham University Hospital Trust


14:00      3731         23                                    Is cognitive decline associated with progression of white matter hyperintensities in normal ageing? A longitudinal brain MRI study in the 1921 Aberdeen Birth Cohort.

Sima Salarirad1, Alison Murray1, Roger Staff2, Masoud Boroujerdi1, Ian Deary3, Lawrence Whalley1
University of Aberdeen, 2NHS Grampian, 3University of Edinburgh


14:00      3732         24                                    White matter microstructural abnormalities in late-life depression: a diffusion tensor imaging study

Nan Hong1, Qiong Yang2, Xiangke Du1
1Peking University People's Hospital, 2Peking University 3rd affiliated hospital


14:00      3733         25                                    Agenesis of Arcuate Fasciculus in children with global developmental delay of unknown etiology: A diffusion tensor imaging study.

Senthil Sundaram1, Lalitha Sivaswamy1, Malek Makki1, Michael Behen1, Harry Chugani1
Wayne State University


14:00      3734         26                                    Towards A Diffusion Biomarker of Autism

Valerie Cubon1, Marlene Richter1, Annegret Dettwiler1, Matthew Robson2, Charles Cartwright3, Wolfgang Richter1
Princeton University, 2University of Oxford, 3UMDNJ


14:00      3735         27                                    1H-MR spectroscopy in the frontal area in child and adolescent patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder and a subgroup of anorexia nervosa. - not available

Ana Garcia1, Luisa Lázaro2, Susana Andrés2, Nuria Bargalló1, Carles Falcón1
1Hospital Clinic, 2Institute Clinic of Neurosciences. Hospital Clinic


14:00      3736         28                                    Corpus Callosum Morphometry in Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia

Hui Sun1, Paul Yushkevich1, Jay Giedd2, Guido Gerig3, James Gee1
University of Pennsylvania, 2National Institute of Mental Health, 3University of North Carolina


14:30      3737         21                                    Voxelwise analysis of MR Diffusion Data from Recovering Alcoholics using Tract-Based Spatial Statistics - not available

Ping-Hong Yeh1, Kenneth Simpson1, Stefan Gazdzinski1, Tim Durazzo1, Dieter Meyerhoff1
DVA Medical Center, San Francisco


14:30      3738         22                                    Investigating white matter changes in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis using high-dimensional deformable diffusion-tensor image registration

Hui Zhang1, John Woo1, Sumei Wang1, Elias Melhem1, Leo McCluskey1, Lauren Elman1, James Gee1
University of Pennsylvania


14:30      3739         23                                    Variable Detection Rate of the Hippocampal Lesion in Transient Global Amnesia According to Different Diffusion-Weighted Imaging Protocol - not available

Young-Cheol Weon1, Jae Hyoung Kim1, Sung Kyu Choi1, Jung Seok Lee1, Sang Yun Kim1
Seoul National University Bundang Hospital



Gökhan Duygulu1, Cem Çalli1, Ömer Kitis1, Nilgün Yünten1, Taner Akalin1, Sertac Islekel1
Ege University Hospital


14:30      3741         25                                    Tract-specific analysis of the superior occipitofrontal fasciculus in schizophrenia - not available

Natsuko Kunimatsu1, Akira Kunimatsu2, Shigeki Aoki1, Osamu Abe1, Yoshitaka Masutani1, Hidenori Yamasue1, Kiyoto Kasai1, Kuni Ohtomo1
Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 2Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Tsukuba


14:30      3742         26                                    Voxel-based morphometry with z-score images for evaluation of fractional anisotropy alterations in major depressive illness - not available

Khin Tha1, Satoshi Terae1, Kohsuke Kudo1, Tetsuaki Matsuyama1, Hiroyuki Soma1, Toru Yamamoto2, Shin Nakagawa1, Hidenao Sasaki1, Kazuo Miyasaka1
Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, 2Hokkaido University School of Medicine


14:30      3743         27                                    Normal right-to-left asymmetry in fractional anisotropy of superior occipitofrontal fasciculus disappears in schizophrenia - not available

Akira Kunimatsu1, Natsuko Kunimatsu2, Shigeki Aoki2, Osamu Abe2, Yoshitaka Masutani2, Hidenori Yamasue2, Kiyoto Kasai2, Izumi Anno1, Manabu Minami1
Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Tsukuba, 2Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo


14:30      3744         28                                    White Matter Integrity Alterations in Disruptive Behavioral Disorder - not available

Yang Wang1, Kristine Mosier1, Andrew Kalnin1, Chen Lin1, Dunn David1, William Kronenberger1, Vincent Mathews1
Indiana University School of Medicine


15:00      3745         21                                    The fMRI Study of Visual Spatial Working Memory in Subcortical Vascular Dementia

Miaomiao Long1, Jianzhong Yin1, Qing Yang2, Ji Qi1
Tianjin First Central Hospital, 2Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


15:00      3746         22                                    Indication for reduced neuro-functional  reserve and connectivity in patients with subcortical vascular encephalopathy - not available

Michael  Amann1, Martin Griebe2, Jochen Hirsch1, Lutz Achtnichts1, Matthias Günther2, Kristina Szabo2, Achim Gass1
Universitätsspital Basel, 2Universitätsklinikum Mannheim


15:00      3747         23                                    Preliminary Study of Olfactory on Alzheimer's disease using BOLD-fMRI at 3.0T

Nina Zhou1, Min Chen1, Cheng Zhou1, ying Liang1, Xuna zhao2, Chen Zhang1, Saying Li1, Weifeng zhao1, Wenchao Wang1, Zhenghan Yang1
Beijing Hospital, 2Philips Medical System


15:00      3748         24                                    Preliminary Cross-Sectional Structural MRI Analysis of Data from the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative - not available

Christine Fennema-Notestine1, Adam Fleisher2, Donald Hagler, Jr.1, Elaine Wu1, David Karow1, Eric Han3, Anders Dale1
University of California, San Diego, 2Univeristy of California, San Diego, 3GE Healthcare


15:00      3749         25                                    A Multi-Scale Whole-Brain Optimized Diffusion Tensor Imaging of Dyslexics at 3.0T

Khader Hasan1, Jack Fletcher2, Linda Ewing-Cobbs3, Ambika Sankar1, Thomas Eluvathingal1, Larry Kramer1, Manzar Ashtari4, Jenifer Juranek3, Shirin Sarkari3, Andrew Papanicolaou3
University of Texas Medical School, 2University of Houston, 3UTHSC, 4University of Minnesota


15:00      3750         26                                    Neural bases of dyslexia in Italian: does a history of language delay matter?

Chiara Pecini1, Laura Biagi1, Michela Tosetti1, Anna Chilosi1, Paola Cipriani1, Francesco Di Salle2, Daniela Brizzolara1
IRCCS Stella Maris, 2University of Pisa


15:00      3751         27                                    Asymmetrical inferior fronto-occipital fasciculus in Chinese children: correlation with Chinese reading

Deqiang Qiu1, Pek-Lan Khong1, Wai-Ting Siok1, Li-Hai Tan1
The University of Hong Kong


15:00      3752         28                                    Left temporal white matter integrity predicts verbal memory in older children

Donald Mabbott1, Joanne Rovet1, Michael Noseworthy2, Mary Lou Smith3, Conrad Rockel1
The Hospital for Sick Children, 2McMaster University, 3University of Toronto


Hall 17          14:00 - 16:00


13:30      3753         29                                    Abnormal Metabolic and Structural Changes in Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy using MRI Volumetry and 1H MR Spectroscopy - not available

Hyun-Man Baik1, Barbara E Swartz2, Long Vu1, Hui Liu1, Orhan Nalcioglu1, Min-Ying Su1
University of California-Irvine, 2Hoag Hospital


13:30      3754         30                                    Voxel Based Morphometry and Statistical Parametric Mapping of Positron Emission Tomography (SPM-PET) in Patients with Frontal Lobe Epilepsy Compared to Normal Controls - not available

Long Vu1, Barbara Swartz2, Mark Mandelkern3, Orhan Nalcioglu3, Ming-Ying Su3
University of California,, 2Hoag Hospital, 3University of California


13:30      3755         31                                    Diffusion tensor imaging of refractory partial epilepsy at 3.0T

Qin Chen1, Dong Zhou1, Su Lui2, Chun Li3, Luo Ouyang3, Wei Deng1, Hui Shang1, Ling Zou2, Hua Chen3, Qi Gong2
West China Hospital of Sichuan University, 2Department of Radiology, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, 3University of Electronic Science and Technology of China


13:30      3756         32                                    Concreteness Effects in Dominant Hemisphere Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Jodi Edwards1, Adam Bass1, Bradley Goodyear1, Paolo Federico1
University of Calgary


13:30      3757         33                                    Regionally-Specific Atrophy Following Traumatic Brain Injury Revealed by Deformation Morphometry of Serial 3 Tesla Volumetric MRI

Pratik Mukherjee1, Hana Lee1, Srivathsa Veerarhagavan1, Duan Xu1, Michele Meeker1, Jamshid Ghajar2, Geoffrey Manley1, Colin Studholme1
University of California, 2Brain Trauma Foundation


13:30      3758         34                                    Temporal changes in moderate-to-severe traumatic brain injury: a tract-based spatial statistical analysis

Virginia Newcombe1, Guy Williams1, Jurgens Nortje1, Peter Bradley1, Sally Harding1, Jonathon Coles1, Jonathan Gillard1, Peter Hutchinson1, John Pickard1, T Carpenter1, David Menon1
University of Cambridge


13:30      3759         35                                    ROI Based Analysis of Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Traumatic Brain Injury.

Malek Makki1, Sriram Vasudevan1, Randall Benson1, Robin Hanks1, Scott Millis1, William Coplin1, E. Haacke1
Wayne State University


13:30      3760         36                                    Diffusion tensor imaging measures of white matter integrity dissociate damage to memory versus attention networks in mild traumatic brain injury

Sumit Niogi1, Pratik Mukherjee2, Rachel Kolster1, Ranjeeta Sarkar3, Jamshid Ghajar3, Bruce McCandliss1
Weill Cornell Medical College, 2University of California, San Francisco, 3Brain Trauma Foundation


14:00      3761         29                                    Accuracy of DSC-pMRI in assigning percentages of high-grade malignant features in masses recurring after surgical and radiation treatment of brain neoplasms

Emerson Gasparetto1, Sohil Patel1, Mikolaj Pawlak1, Ronald Wolf1, John Woo1, Jaroslaw Krejza1, Myrna Rosenfeld1, Donald O'Rourke1, Robert Lustig1, Elias Melhem1
University of Pennsylvania


14:00      3762         30                                    MRI features of eosinophilic meningoencephalitis due to human infection of angiostrongylus cantonensis - not available

Erhu Jin1, Qiang Ma1, Daqing Ma1
Beijing Friendship Hospital affiliate of Capital Medical University


14:00      3763         31                                    Functional MRI of Unilateral Vocal Cord Paralysis before and after Thyroplasty: Comparison to healthy subjects

Kyung Peck1, Jessica Galgano2, Ryan Branski1, Dmitry Bogomolny1, Margaret Ho1, Andrei Holodny1, Dennis Kraus1
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 2Columbia University


14:00      3764         32                                    Pre- and Post- Gadolinium Enhanced Susceptibility-weighted Imaging at 1.5T for Intracranial Neoplasms: Contrast of Pathologic Lesions.

Masaaki Hori1, Keiichi Ishigame2, Hiroyuki Kabasawa3, Shigeki Aoki3, Hitoshi Terada1, Hisamoto Moriguchi1, Morio Shimada1, Eiichi Koda1, Tsutomu Araki2
Toho University, 2University of Yamanashi, 3University of Tokyo



Jelena Ostojic1, Dusko Kozic2, Jasna Jancic3, Katarina Koprivsek2, Robert Semnic2
Institute of Oncology Sremska Kamenica, 2Institute of Oncology, 3Clinic of Neurology and Psychiatry for Children and Youth, School of Medicine, University of Belgra


14:00      3766         34                                    Lead Exposed Encephalopathy: Evaluation by 1H Spectroscopy of a 3T MR Scanner - not available

Tsyh-Jyi Hsieh1, Gin-Chung Liu1, Chun-Wei Li1, Hung-Yi Chuang1, Wei-Cheng Lin2
Kaohsiung Medical University, 2Kaohsiung Medical Imaging


14:00      3767         35                                    4T Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of the Hippocampus in Alzheimer Disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment

Raul Rupsingh1, Michael Borrie2, Matthew Smith3, Jennie Wells2, Robert Bartha1
Robarts Research Institute, 2University of Western Ontario, 3Lawson Health Research Institute


14:00      3768         36                                    Improved preoperative evaluation of cerebral cavernomas by high-field, high-resolution susceptibility-weighted magnetic resonance imaging at 3 Tesla  –

Katja Pinker1, Iris Noebauer-Huhmann1, Ioannis Stavrou2, Romana Hoeftberger3, Pavol Szomolanyi1, Michael Weber2, Georgios Karanikas2, Andreas Stadlbauer4, Engelbert Knosp2, Siegfried Trattnig1
MR Centre of Excellence, 2Medical University Vienna, 3Institute of Neurology, 4University Erlangen-Nuremberg


14:30      3769         29                                    Reduced Mid Parietal NAA and Creatine Marks Conversion from Mild Cognitive Impairment to Alzheimers's Disease

Ulrich Pilatus1, Christoph Lais1, Anna du Mesnil de Rochmont1, Friedhelm Zanella1, Heinrich Lanfermann1, Tillmann Kratzsch1, Johannes Pantel1
Klinikum der JW Goethe-Universität


14:30      3770         30                                    High-resolution contrast-enhanced, susceptibility-weighted magnetic resonance imaging at 3 in patients with brain tumors -

Katja Pinker1, Ioannis Stavrou2, Romana Hoeftberger3, Pavol Szomolanyi1, Michael Weber1, Andreas Stadlbauer4, Engelbert Knosp2, Siegfried Trattnig1
MR Centre of Excellence, 2Medical University Vienna, 3Institute of Neurology, 4University Erlangen-Nuremberg


14:30      3771         31                                    Time-resolved Contrast-enhanced MR Angiography of Intracranial Lesions

Zhi tong ZOU1, Lin MA1, Liuquan CHENG1, Youquan CAI1
1Chinese People's Liberation Army General Hospital


14:30      3772         32                                    Differentiation of Fungal, Tubercular and Pyogenic Brain Abscesses with Conventional, Diffusion MR imaging and Proton MR Spectroscopy

Anit Parihar1, Gaurav Luthra1, Kavindra Nath1, Shishir Jaiswal1, Kashi Prasad1, Nuzhat Husain2, Mazhar Husain2, Sunil Singh2, Sanjay Behari1, Rakesh Gupta1
Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, 2King George's Medical University


14:30      3773         33                                    Magnetic resonance imaging of the post mortem fetus - an important adjunct to the autopsy
University of Sheffield, 2Sheffield Childrens Hospital


14:30      3774         34                                    EEG based time points for longitudinal diffusion MRI studies in neonates with hypoxia-ischemia

Ward Jennekens1, Jan Buijs2, Charlotte Lommen2, Carola van Pul2, Hendrik Niemarkt2, Pieter Wijn1
1Eindhoven University of Technology, 2Maxima Medical Center


14:30      3775         35                                    Increased Detectability of Alpha Glutamate/Glutamine on Brain 1H-MRS in Neonatal Seizures Caused by Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy

Yonglin Pu1, Qing-Feng Li2, Chao-Mei Zeng3, Ankur Garg1, Rodney Corby1, Jia-Hong Gao1
The University of Chicago, 2Wei-Hai-Jin-Hai-Wan Hospital, 3The People’s Hospital, Peking University


14:30      3776         36                                    Increased cortical anisotropy in Neonatal Meningitis-An indicator of meningeal inflammation

Richa Trivedi1, Gyanendra Malik2, Rakesh Gupta1, Amit Gupta2, Kavindra Nath1, Kashi Prasad1, Ankur Purwar3, Divya Rathore3, Ram Rathore3, Ponnada Narayana4
Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, 2King George's Medical University, 3Indian Institute of Technology, 4University of Texas, Medical School at Houston


15:00      3777         29                                    Combined Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Imaging Index Predicts Survival of Children with CNS Tumors Better than Histology

Loukas Astrakas1, Dionyssios Mintzopoulos1, Karen Marcus2, David Zurakowski2, Maria Zarifi2, Tina Young Poussaint2, Douglas Anthony2, Umberto DeGirolami2, Peter McL Black2, Nancy Tarbell1, A Tzika1
Massachussets General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 2Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School


15:00      3778         30                                    Investigation of Long-Term Neurotoxicity of Irradiation and Chemotherapy by Diffusion Tensor Imaging and H-1 MR Spectroscopy in Children With Medulloblastoma and Pilocytic Astrocytoma

Stefan Rueckriegel1, Friederike Kitzig1, Günter Henze1, Roland Felix1, Pablo Hernaiz-Driever1, Harald Bruhn1
Charite CVK



Rajkumar Govidan1, Harry Chugani1, Malek Makki1, Michael Behen1, Jessica Dornbush1, Sandeep Sood1
Wayne State University


15:00      3780         32                                    Assessment of White Matter Damage in Cerebral Palsy using Quantitative Diffusion Tensor Imaging

Richa Trivedi1, Rakesh Gupta1, Vipul Shah2, Khader Hasan3, Mukesh Tripathi1, Ponnada Narayana3
Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, 2King George's Medical University, 3University of Texas, Medical School at Houston


15:00      3781         33                                    High Field 3 Tesla MRI and Positron Emission Tomography Detection of Malformations of Cortical Development in Refractory Focal Epilepsy - not available

Yih-Yian Sitoh1, Soke_Miang Chng1, Nigel Tan1, Shih-Hui Lim1, David Ng2, Andrew Pan1
National Neuroscience Institute, 2Singapore General Hospital


15:00      3782         34                                    Hippocampal sclerosis: Evaluation with high-spatial-resolution T2-weighted images at 3T

Mai Hanamiya1, Shingo Kakeda1, Junji Moriya1, Norihiro Ohnari1, Toru Sato1, Mika Kitajima2, Yukunori Korogi1
University of Occupational and Environmental Health School of Medicine, 2Department of Radiology, Kumamoto University School of Medicine


15:00      3783         35                                    Unilateral Diffusion and Bilateral Volumetric Differences of the Thalamus in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Gaolang Gong1, Luis Concha1, Donald Gross1, Christian Beaulieu1
University of Alberta


15:00      3784         36                                    Correlation between Metabolite Alterations in 1H-MR Spectroscopy in Hippocampal Sclerosis

Thilo Hammen1, Wolfgang Bogner1, Michelle Hildebrand2, Marc Doelken3, Tobias Engelhorn3, Andreas Stadlbauer4, Oliver Ganslandt4, Christopher Nimsky4, Frank Kerling1, Ingmar Bluemcke2, Arnd Doerfler3, Hermann Stefan1
Epilepsy Center Erlangen (ZEE), 2Department of Neuropathology, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, 3Department of Neuroradiology, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, 4Department of Neurosurgery, University of Erlan


Hall 17          14:00 - 16:00



13:30      3785         37                                    Comparison of optimized fast spin echo (FSE) magnetic resonance (MR) imaging to view angle tilt (VAT) FSE in the reduction of metallic susceptibility artifact surrounding arthroplasty - not available

Li Foo1, Shari Jawetz1, Kim Butts Pauly2, Hollis Potter1
Hospital for Special Surgery, 2Stanford University


13:30      3786         38                                    Rapid 3D-T1 Mapping of Cartilage Using Variable-Flip-Angle (VFA) and Parallel Imaging at 3.0T

Ligong Wang1, Mark Schweitzer1, Abraham Padua2, Ravinder Regatte1
NYU School of Medicine, 2Siemens Medical Solutions


13:30      3787         39                                    Automated Characterization of Normal and Diseased Regions of Calcified Layers in Human Patella from Ultrashort Echo Time (UTE) Imaging on a 3T clinical system.

Shantanu Sinha1, Sinyeob Ahn2, Jiang Du1, Usha Sinha2, Atshushi Takahashi3, Christine Chung1
University of California at San Diego, 2University of California at Los Angeles, 3GE Healthcare


13:30      3788         40                                    T1rho imaging of cartilage in high-field scanner: effects of field inhomogeneity

Steffen Ringgaard1, Xuenong Zou1
Aarhus University Hospital


13:30      3789         41                                    Assessment of Vascular Permeability in Calf with Dynamic Contrast MRI

Chun Zuo1, Robert Dobbins2, Derek Nunez2, Rose Villafuerte1, Michelle Butman1, Mike Henry1, Barbara Oraban2, Andrew Brown2, John Brown2, Perry Renshaw1
McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 2GlaxoSmithKline


13:30      3790         42                                    The Influence of Imaging Parameters on SSFP-based Microcirculatory Blood-Oxygen-Level Dependent (BOLD) Contrast: Theory and Experiment

Jain Mangalathu Arumana1, Debiao Li1, Rohan Dharmakumar1
1Northwestern University



Tom Dresselaers1, Julian Aragones2, Martin Schneider2, Patrick Maxwell3, Peter Carmeliet2, Paul Van Hecke1
K.U.Leuven, 2Flanders Interuniversity Institute for Biotechnology, 3Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine


13:30      3792         44                                    Evidence of decoupling between perfusion and diffusion in skeletal muscle: an MR study with arterial spin labeling and diffusion-weighted imaging

Wen-Chau Wu1, Jiongjiong Wang2, Felix Wehrli1, Thomas Floyd2
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2University of Pennsylvania


13:30      3793         45                                    Cytosolic pH buffering in muscle of patients with McArdle’s disease

Graham Kemp1, Caterina Tonon2, Emil Malucelli2, Alexandra Liava3, David Manners2, Enrico Trevisi3, Andrea Martinuzzi3, Bruno Barbiroli2, Raffaele Lodi2
University of Liverpool, 2Policlinico S. Orsola-Malpighi, 3Conegliano Research Centre


13:30      3794         46                                    Do adenylate and creatine kinase activity contribute to saturation transfer effects among ADP and ATP resonances in 31P MRS of skeletal muscle? - not available

C.I.H.C. Nabuurs1, H.E. Kan1, B Wieringa2, A. Heerschap1
1Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, 2Nijmegen Centre for Molecular Life Sciences


13:30      3795         47                                    [Delta]G of ATP hydrolysis and cytosolic [ADP] assessed at the end of exercise by 31P-MRS in the calf muscle of patients with myo-phosphorylase deficiency

Stefano Iotti1, Emil Malucelli1, Claudia Testa1, Caterina Tonon1, Andrea Martinuzzi2, Bruno Barbiroli1, Raffaele Lodi1

1Università di Bologna, 2IRCCS “E. Medea”


13:30      3796         48                                    An MR compatible setup for simultaneous measurements of skeletal muscle performance and 31P MRS in the mouse

Andor Veltien1, Hermien Kan1, Henk Arnts1, Bart Luijten1, Arnold de Haan2, Arend Heerschap1

1Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, 2Vrije universiteit


13:30      3797         49                                    Magnetization Transfer and T2 Measurements of Isolated Muscle: Effect of pH

Elizabeth Louie1, Daniel Gochberg1, Mark Does1, Bruce Damon1

1Vanderbilt University


13:30      3798         50                                    Diffusion tensor imaging of muscle degeneration in a mouse model of ALS

Jiangyang Zhang1, Gang Zhang1, Susumu Mori1, Kazim Sheikh1

1Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


13:30      3799         51                                    Measuring intra- and extra- cellular ADC in edematous skeletal muscle - not available

Reuben Fan1, Mark Does1

1Vanderbilt University


13:30      3800         52                                    Relaxation time mapping in skeletal muscle during reactive hyperemia

Markus Klarhöfer1, Philipp Madörin2, Klaus Scheffler1

1University of Basel, 2University Hospital Basel


14:00      3801         37                                    Evaluation of the Articular Cartilage of the Knee Joint at 3T Using Vastly Undersampled Isotropic Projection Steady-State Free-Precession (VIPR-SSFP) Imaging

Richard Kijowski1, Jessica Klaers1, Walter Block1

1University of Wisconsin


14:00      3802         38                                    Finite element modeling of the human triceps surae aponeurosis based on force-diplacement data from in vivo motion tracking with Phase Contrast MRI

Dongsuk Shin1, Sheng-Wei Chi1, Jiun-Shyan Chen1, Sinyeob Ahn1, John Hodgson1, Reggie Edgerton1, Shantanu Sinha1

1University of California


14:00      3803         39                                    Use of Simulated Weight-bearing for MR Evaluation of Ankle and Hindfoot Mechanics: A Feasibility Study

Ilan Elias1, Adam Zoga1, Angela Gopez1, Steven Raikin1, William Morrison1

1Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


14:00      3804         40                                    Magnetic Resonance Imaging Comparison of Arthroscopic and Open Repair of Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Tears of the Wrist

Meredith Anderson1, A. Noelle Larson1, Philip Utter1, Dirk Larson1, Richard Berger1, Steven Moran1, William Cooney1, Kimberly Amrami1

1Mayo Clinic


14:00      3805         41                                    Ultrastructural Organization of Bone and Tendon – Novel Method for Musculoskeletal Imaging of extremely fast relaxing Spins

Jutta Ellermann1, Djaudat Idiyatullin1, Curt Corum1, Steen Moeller1, Ken Brick1, Carlos Manivel1, Michael Garwood1

1University of Minnesota Medical Center


14:00      3806         42                                    Feasibility of high resolution partial parallel imaging in the distal tibia for improved structural anisotropy analysis

Michael Wald1, Jeremy Magland1, Ze Wang1, Tom Connick1, Felix Wehrli1

1University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


14:00      3807         43                                    Quantitative Bone Quality Assessment Using Digital Topological Analysis and FDT on 7T MRI

Gregory Chang1, Kubilay Pakin1, Mark Schweitzer1, Punam Saha2, Ravinder Regatte1

1NYU School of Medicine, 2University of Iowa


14:00      3808         44                                    Simulations of in vivo 3D Structural MRI of Trabecular Bone using High Resolution & CT

Chamith Rajapakse1, Jeremy Magland1, X Zhang2, X Liu2, X Guo2, Felix Wehrli1

1University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2Columbia University


14:00      3809         45                                    In-Vivo evaluation of cartilage repair using Steady-State Diffusion Weighted Imaging

Tallal Mamisch1, Marion Menzel2, Goetz Welsch3, Bernd Bittersohl1, Pavol Szomolanyi3, Stefan Marlovits4, Siegfried Trattnig3

1University Bern, 2Research Centre Juelich, 3MR Centre, University Vienna, 4Trauma Surgery, University Vienna


14:00      3810         46                                    Comparison of 3D Look-Locker technique against 2D IR-FSE for dGEMRIC

Wei Li1, Rachel Scheidegger1, Anthony Vu2, Pottumarthi Prasad1

1Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, 2GE Healthcare


14:00      3811         47                                    GAG Content via Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer: Assessing OA

Wen Ling1, Ravinder Regatte1, Alexej Jerschow1

1New York University


14:00      3812         48                                    Delayed Contrast Enhanced MRI of Cartilage: Comparison of Ionic and Non-ionic Contrast Agents

Wei Li1, Rachel Scheidegger1, Ying Wu1, Robert Edelman1, Ashley William2, Deborah Burstein2, Pottumarthi Prasad1

1Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, 2Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


14:00      3813         49                                    Imaging of the Deep Radial and Calcified Layers of the Cartilage Using Ultrashort TE (UTE) Sequence at 3T

Jiang Du1, Shantanu Sinha1, Atsushi Takahashi2, Ann Shimakawa2, Mark Bydder3, Graeme Bydder1, Christine Chung1

1University of California, San Diego, 2GE Healthcare Technologies, 3University of California, San Diego, San Diego


14:00      3814         50                                    Sources of quantitative error in T2 mapping of articular cartilage.

Li  Foo1, Shari Jawetz1, Hubert Lejay2, Eric Tamaroff2, Hollis Potter1

1Hospital for Special Surgery, 2General Electric Healthcare


14:00      3815         51                                    Estimation of T1 and T2 of Deep Radial and Calcified Layers in Human Patella from Ultra Short Echo Time (UTE) Imaging on a 3T clinical system.

Shantanu Sinha1, Jiang Du1, Atshushi Takahashi2, Christine Chung1, Graeme Bydder1

1University of California at San Diego, 2GE Healthcare



Tudor Hughes1, Hamidreza Torshizy1, Parvez Haghihi1, Debra Trudell1, Michael Benjamin2, Graeme Bydder1

1University of California, San Diego, 2Cardiff University


14:30      3817         37                                    3T VIPR-SSFP: High Isotropic Resolution MSK Imaging (0.33 mm)

Jessica Klaers1, Yogesh Jashnani1, Youngkyoo Jung1, Joshua Jacobson1, Richard Kijowski1, Walter Block1

1University of Wisconsin - Madison


14:30      3818         38                                    Multidimensional displacement analysis of the triceps surae muscle tendon complex during isometric contraction - A velocity-encoded MRI study at 3T

Dongsuk Shin1, Sinyeob Ahn1, John Hodgson1, Reggie Edgerton1, Shantanu Sinha1

1University of California


14:30      3819         39                                    Unspoiled Gradient Recalled-Echo Acquired in the Steady-State (GRASS) with IDEAL Fat-Suppression for High Resolution Cartilage Imaging at 3T

Richard Kijowski1, Leo Passov1, Ann Shimakawa2, Huanzhou Yu2, Scott Reeder1

1University of Wisconsin, 2Global Applied Science Lab, GE Healthcare


14:30      3820         40                                    Interpatient analysis of T2 and thickness of the human patellar cartilage with hierarchical clustering

José Raya1, Olaf Dietrich1, Annie Horng1, Thomas Mendlik1, Maximilian Reiser1, Christian Glaser1

1Großhadern, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich


14:30      3821         41                                    MRI of upper airway and lung in rats: Routine reversal of neuromuscular blockade with neostigmine predisposes to upper airway collapse

Masaya Takahashi1, Philipp Fassbender2, Shigeto Kubo1, Amy Jordan2, Atul Malhotra2, Nancy Chamberlin3, Mattias Eikermann2

1Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical Scool, 2Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 3Beth Israel Deaconess Medical center and Harvard Medical School


14:30      3822         42                                    In vivo mitochondrial function in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients before and after treatment with a PPARgamma agonist

Vera Schrauwen-Hinderling1, Marco Mensink2, Matthijs Hesselink2, Marianne Kooi1, Patrick Schrauwen2

1University Hospital Maastricht, 2Maastricht University


14:30      3823         43                                    Quantification of perfusion and endothelial permeability in inflammatory joint diseases

Sabine Weckbach1, Steven Sourbron1, Christian Glaser1, Michele Picciolo1, Maximilian Reiser1

1Department of Clinical Radiology


14:30      3824         44                                    Discrepancies between the fate of human myoblasts transplanted into immunocompetent mice after loading with Gd-chelates or with SPIO and the time-course of label detection by in vivo NMR imaging - not available

Céline Baligand1, Karine Vauchez1, Jean-Thomas Vilquin1,
                           Marc Fiszman1, Pierre Carlier1
1Institute of Myology

Abdominal MRI:  New Techniques

Hall 17          14:00 - 16:00



14:30      3825         45                                    Segmentation of Abdominal Fat in MR Images

Jitesh Singh1, RKS Rathore1, RK Gupta2, M Thomas3, Eesh Bhatia2, Manoj Sarma1, Ankur Purwar1, Getaneh Bayu1, Divya Rathore1, Sanjay Verma1, Anup Singh1

1IIT Kanpur, 2SGPGIMS, 3University of California


14:30      3826         46                                    Bulimia Nervosa is associated with Visceral Adipositas and big Adrenal Glands - Initial Results

Burkhard Ludescher1, Gabriele Leitlein1, Juergen Machann1, Claus Claussen1, Fritz Schick1, Gerhard Eschweiler1

1University Clinic Tuebingen


14:30      3827         47                                    Improved unsupervised assessment of abdominal fat in MRI by automatic correction of intensity inhomogeneities

Vincenzo Positano1, Amalia Gastaldelli1, Maria  Santarelli1, Annamaria Sironi1, Kenneth Cusi2, Ralph DeFronzo2, Luigi Landini3

1Institute of Clinical Physiology, 2University of Texas, 3University of Pisa


14:30      3828         48                                    Clinical Feasibility of a 3D Dual Echo Dixon Technique For Abdominal MRI

Adrianne Thompson1, Jinha Park1, Anthony Vu2, Zachary Slavens2, Jingfei Ma3, Anja Brau2,

Bruce Daniel, 1Robert Herfkens1, 1Stanford University, 2GE Healthcare, 3The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center


14:30      3829         49                                    A New Protocol for T1 mapping of the Liver

Georgios Ketsetzis1, Michael Brady1

1University of Oxford


14:30      3830         50                                    Manganese Enhanced MP-RAGE Abdominal MRI - not available

Muhammad Haque1, Erica Markiewicz1, Suraj Serai2, Lara Leoni1, Matt Zuckerman1, Brian Roman1

1University of Chicago, 2University of Illinois, Chicago


14:30      3831         51                                    Abdominal T2-weighted Turbo-Spin-EchoImaging with BLADE at 3.0T: Initial Results

Henrik Michaely1, Harald Kramer1, Sabine Weckbach1, Olaf Dietrich1, Maximilian Reiser1, Stefan Schoenberg1

1Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Grosshadern-Campus


15:00      3832         52                                    Relationship of Fatty Liver MR Spectroscopy to 7-point Gradient-echo Imaging

Michael Middleton1, Gavin Hamilton1, Mark Bydder1, Takeshi Yokoo1, Jeffrey Schwimmer1, Claude Sirlin1



15:00      3833         37                                    Effect of Contrast Media on the Signal Intensity of Single-Shot EPI for Diffusion Imaging of the Body

Vikas Gulani1, Martin Blaimer1, Sherif Nour1, Raj Paspulati1, Jon Willatt2, Hero Hussain2, Jeffrey Duerk1, Mark Griswold1

1Case Western Reserve University, 2University of Michigan


15:00      3834         38                                    The Utility of Diffusion-weighted MR Imaging for Differentiating Uterine Sarcomas from Benign Leiomyomas - not available

Ken Tamai1, Takashi Koyama2, Nobuko Morisawa1, Koji Fujimoto1, Yoshiki Mikami2, Shingo Fujii1, Kaori Togashi1

1Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 2Kyoto University Hospital


15:00      3835         39                                    Multi-slice body diffusion weighted imaging with peripheral pulse unit (PPU) gating - not available

Masatoshi Honda1, Tomohiko Horie1, Isao Muro1, Taro Takahara2, Tomoyuki Okuaki3, Tetsuo Ogino3, Marc Cauteren3

1Tokai Univ.Hospital, 2Tokai Univ. School of Medicine, 3Philips Electronics Japan


15:00      3836         40                                    Diffusion-weighted MR imaging of mucinous pancreatic tumors: Doughnut sign on ADC map - not available

Yuji Watanabe1, Masako Nagayama1, Akira Okumura1, Yoshiki Amoh1, Takayoshi Ishimori1, Tadashi Nakanishi1, Kohya Nakatani1, Rika Yoshida1, Shinsaku Yata1, Shigeo Ichihashi1, Michio Yoshimura1, Masako Yuki1, Kazushige Oda1, Yoshihiro Dodo1

1Kurashiki Central Hospital


15:00      3837         41                                    Optimization of In-phase and Opposed phase Imaging at 3T for Abdominal MRI

Chekema Prince1, Niels Oesingmann2, Kellyanne McGorty1, Vivian Lee1

1NYU School of Medicine, 2Siemens Medical Solutions


15:00      3838         42                                    Subjective symptoms during MRI of the upper abdomen and pelvis at 3T

Masako Kataoka1, Hiroyoshi Isoda2, Yoji Maetani2, Yuji Nakamoto2, Takashi Koyama2, Shigeaki Umeoka3, Ken Tamai2, Aki Kido2, Tsuneo Saga4, Nobuko Morisawa2, Yukio Miki2, Kaori Togashi2

1University of Cambridge, 2Kyoto University, 3Japan Red Cross Society Wakayama Medical Center, 4National Institute of Radiological Sciences


15:00      3839         43                                    The Utility of In-Phase and Opposed-Phase Gradient Recalled Echo Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Detection of Susceptibility In Abdominal Imaging

Daniel Margolis1, Stephen Bliss1, David Lu1, John Min1, Steven Raman1, Stefan Ruehm1, Sitthipong Srisajjakul1

1The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA


15:00      3840         44                                    Multivariate analysis of MRI datasets of the liver: enhancing definition of disease severity by combination of parameters

Philip Murphy1, Hyeonjin Kim2, Mark Whitlock1, Pengyu Chen2, Andrew Lee2, Maolin Qiu2, Carmen Booth2, R Constable2

1Pfizer, 2Yale University


15:00      3841         45                                    Low b-value diffusion-weighted imaging and echo planar T2-weighted imaging in assessment of hepatic metastases from neuroendocrine tumors

David Stanley1, James Glockner2, Heidi Ward2

1GE Healthcare, 2Mayo Clinic


15:00      3842         46                                    Liver Imaging Using T2-Weighted BLADE with Parallel Imaging and Through-Plane Motion Correction at 3T

Agus Priatna1, Daniel Cohen2, Judy Liu2, Wincha Chong2, Xiang He2, Vamsidhar Narra2

1Siemens Medical Solutions, Inc, 2Washington University


15:00      3843         47                                    Respiratory Gated Body Diffusion Weighted Imaging Avoiding Prolongation of Scan Time: Tracking Only Navigator Echo (TRON) Technique.

Taro Takahara1, Tetsuo Ogino2, Tomoyuki Okuaki2, Tomohiko Horie1, Isao Muro1, Makoto Obara2, Marc Cauteren2, Yutaka Imai1

1Tokai University School of Medicine, 2Philips Electronics Japan


15:00      3844         48                                    High Resolution T2 Mapping of Abdominal Organs at 1.5 Tesla: Normal Statistical Variations
Christabel Lee1, Alexander Ling1, David Thomasson1, Elizabeth Jones1

1National Institutes of Health


15:00      3845         49                                    Feasibility of an Animal Model of Hepatic Steatosis for In Vivo Fat Imaging with IDEAL

Catherine Gard1, Marc Longino1, Jamey Weichert1, Scott Reeder1

1University of Wisconsin-Madison



Abdel Bidar1, Therese Hagstedt1, Petter Ranefall1, Karin Nelander1, Daniel Karlsson1, Mana Rasi1, Paul Hockings1, Nick Oakes1



15:00      3847         51                                    Detection of Iron in an Animal Model of Hepatic Iron Overload using T2*-IDEAL

Catherine Gard1, Marc Longino1, Huanzhou Yu2, Ann Shimakawa2, Jamey Weichert1, Scott Reeder1

1University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2GE Healthcare


15:00      3848         52                                    Accelerated Functional MRI of the Bowel with a 32-Element Coil Array: Detection of Perfusion Defects Using ceMRA and DWI - not available

Christian Hohl1, Patrick Haage2, Felix Schoth1, Georg Mühlenbruch1, Gabriele Krombach1, Rolf Günther1, Thoralf Niendorf1

1RWTH Aachen, 2Helios Klinikum Wuppertal, University Hospital Witten/Herdecke


Functional Cardiac and Coronary MRI

Hall 17          14:00 - 16:00



13:30      3849         53                                    Validation of Automatic Segmentation Algorithms for Short-axis Cine Cardiac Magnetic Resonance

Gilion Hautvast1, Chris Cocosco2, Luuk Spreeuwers3, Marcel Breeuwer1

1Philips Medical Systems, 2Philips Research Labs, 3University of Twente


13:30      3850         54                                    Quantitative Global and Regional Cardiac Wall Motion Analysis with a 3-Dimensional Reconstruction Cardiac Image Modeling (CIM) Tool

Jessica Hung1, Christopher Francois1, Nicole Nelson1, Karin Dill1, Ed Wu1, Alistair Young2, Brett Cowan2, Renate Jerecic3, James Carr1

1Northwestern University, 2University of Auckland, 3Siemens Medical Systems


13:30      3851         55                                    Partial Voxel Segmentation of the Left Ventricle: Interpolating Blood Content of Voxels

Noel Codella1, Jonathan Weinsaft1, Matthew Cham1, Martin Prince1, Yi Wang1

1Weill Medical College of Cornell University


13:30      3852         56                                    Tracking the left ventricle from under-sampled MR Images

Cristian Tejos1, Joseph Hajnal2, Marcelo Guarini1, Pablo Irarrazaval1

1Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, 2Imperial College London


13:30      3853         57                                    Left Ventricular Shape, Myocardial and Intracavitary Volume Alteration After Surgical Ventricular Restoration: Effect on Left Ventricular Contractility

Thu-Thao Le1, Liang Zhong2, Dhanjoo Ghista3, Si-Yong Yeo2, Ru-San Tan2

1Nanyang Technological University, 2National Heart Centre, 3University of New South Wales Asia


13:30      3854         58                                    Dobutamine stress cardiovascular MR imaging in patients after coronary revascularisation with stent placement

Thomas Schlosser1, Fabian Meier1, Oliver Bruder2, Peter Hunold1, Jörg Barkhausen1

1University Hospital Essen, 2Elisabeth Hospital Essen


13:30      3855         59                                    Quantitative Assessment of Ventricular Volume from 3D Dual Phase Single Breath–Hold Scan

Sergio Uribe1, Gerald Greil1, Ivo Wolf2, Hans-Peter Meinzer2, Reza Razavi1, Tobias Schaeffter1

1King’s College London, 2German Cancer Research Center


13:30      3856         60                                    Quantification of Regional Functional Improvement of Infarcted Myocardium after primary-PTCA by Contrast-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Gert Klug1, Thomas Trieb2, Michael Schocke2, Michael Nocker3, Elisabeth Skalla3, Nico Moes3, Guy Friedrich3, Thomas Bartel3, Franz Weidinger3, Florian Hintringer3, Otmar Pachinger3, Bernhard Metzler3

1Universitaetsklinik Wuerzburg, 2Radiology Dep I, 3University Innsbruck


14:00      3857         53                                    Automatic Segmentation in Dobutamine Stress Magnetic Resonance

Gilion Hautvast1, Marcel Breeuwer1, Tarinee Tangcharoen2, Eike Nagel2

1Philips Medical Systems, 2German Heart Institute


14:00      3858         54                                    Comparison of Left and Right Ventricle Functional Measurements Using Steady State Free Precession-Short Axis versus Four Chamber Analysis - not available

Larry Kramer1, Daniel Stanton1, Stephen Krampert1, Khader Hasan1

1University of Texas-Houston


14:00      3859         55                                    32-Element Coil Array for Highly Accelerated Clinical Cardiac MR Imaging

Thoralf Niendorf1, Tobias Schaeffter2, Sebastian Kozerke3, Rani Bhanniny1, Richard Winkelmann4, Marc Kouwenhoven5, Peter Mazurkewitz6, Christoph Leussler6

1RWTH Aachen, 2King's College, 3University and ETH Zurich, 4University of Karlsruhe, 5Philips Medical Systems, 6Philips


14:00      3860         56                                    2D Cardiac Function during Free-breathing with Navigators

Dana Peters1, Reza Nezafat1, Christian Stehning2, Holger Eggers2, Warren Manning1

1Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2Philips Research Lab


14:00      3861         57                                    Real-time Ultrasound Imaging in MRI scanner for Guidance of Cardiac MR

David Feinberg1, Andre Bongers2, Sudhir Ramanna1, Matthias Guenther2

1Advanced MRI Technologies, 2Mediri GmbH


14:00      3862         58                                    Echo Like Inline Display of ECG and Respiratory Signals - Enhancing Diagnostic Capabilities in Cardiac MR Imaging

Saurabh Shah1, Sven Zuehlsdorff1, Peter Kellman2, Peter Weale1, Renate Jerecic1

1Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc, 2National Institutes of Health/NHLBI


14:00      3863         59                                    Methodology for rapid Cardiac Axis generation from non gated cardiac MR images

Shekhar Dwivedi1, Vivek Vaidya1, Rakesh Mullick1, Thomas Foo1, Vincent Ho2

1GE Global Research, 2National Naval Medical Center


14:00      3864         60                                    Early and late improvement of left ventricular function after drug eluting stent implantation for chronic total occlusions

Sharon Kirschbaum1, Robert-Jan van Geuns1, Timo Baks1, Gabriel Krestin1, Patrick Serruys1, Pim de Feyter1

1Erasmus Medical Center


14:30      3865         53                                    Reduction of In-flow Enhancement in 3D Balanced SSFP cine sequences

Sergio Uribe1, Sanjjet Hegde1, Reza Razavi1, Tobias Schaeffter1

1King’s College London


14:30      3866         54                                    Study of Magnetization Behavior of MR Tagging with Steady State Free Precession - not available

Xiaofeng Liu1, Li Pan2, Wolfgang Relwald3, Christine Lorenz2

1Johns Hopkins University, 2Siemens Corporate Research, 3Siemens Medical Solutions


14:30      3867         55                                    Cardiac Imaging at 7T

Lance DelaBarre1, Carl Snyder1, Pierre-Francois Van de Moortele1, Can Akgun1, Kamil Ugurbil1, J. Vaughan1

1University of Minnesota


14:30      3868         56                                    Multi-echo 3D Hybrid Radial SSFP Cardiac CINE Imaging for Whole Heart Coverage in a Single Breathhold

Jing Liu1, Oliver Wieben1, Scott Reeder1, Walter Block1

1Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison


14:30      3869         57                                    M-mode Echocardiography Over-estimates Left Ventricular Mass Compared With Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Tomas Bjerner1, Charlotte Ebeling Barbier1, Daniel Bjermo1, Lars Lind1, Håkan Ahlström1, Lars Johansson1

1Uppsala University Hospital


14:30      3870         58                                    Fat-water separation in dynamic objects, applied to cardiac cine imaging.

Riad Ababneh1, Bruno Madore2

1Brgham and womens Hospital, 2Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School


14:30      3871         59                                    Influence of pulmonary regurgitation inequality on differential perfusion of the lungs in tetralogy of Fallot post-repair: a phase-contrast MRI and perfusion scintigraphy study - not available

Ming-Ting Wu1, Cheng-Wen Ko2, Yi-Ru Lin3, Yi-Luan Huang1, Kai-Sheng Hsieh1

1Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, 2National Sun Yat-sen University,, 3National Taiwan University of Science and Technology


14:30      3872         60                                    Contrast Enhanced Coronary MR Angiography using Vasovist ® - Comparison with T2 prepared bSSFP Acquisition in Pigs

Carsten Warmuth1, Michael Reinhardt2, Jörg Schnorr3

1Siemens Medical Solutions, 2Schering AG, 3Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin


15:00      3873         53                                    Whole-Heart Coronary MR Angiography for the Detection of Coronary Artery Stenosis in Patients with Coronary Calcification: Preliminary Comparison to 64-slice CT Angiography

Xin Liu1, Xiaoming Bi2, Nondas Leloudas1, Amanda Hitchell1, Aya Kino1, Chris Francois1, Debiao Li1, James Carr1

1Northwestern University, 2Siemens Medical Solutions


15:00      3874         54                                    The pulmonary blood volume variation decreases after experimentally induced myocardial infarction in pigs – a novel quantitative MRI-based measure of preload?

Martin Ugander1, Mikael Kanski1, Henrik Engblom1, Matthias Gotberg1, Goran Olivecrona1, David Erlinge1, Hakan Arheden1

1Lund University Hospital


15:00      3875         55                                    Flow-Sensitive Inversion-Prepared SSFP Coronary MR Angiography

Marcus Katoh1, Elmar Spuentrup2, Harald Kuhl2, Matthias Stuber3, Rolf Gunther2, Rene Botnar4

1University Hospital Saarland, 2University Hospital RWTH Aachen, 3Johns Hopkins University Medical School, 4Technical University Munich


15:00      3876         56                                    High-Resolution 3D Breath-hold Coronary Artery Imaging at 3T using Wideband SSFP

Hsu-Lei Lee1, Ajit Shankaranarayanan2, Gerald Pohost1, Krishna Nayak1

1University of Southern California, 2GE Healthcare


15:00      3877         57                                    Image-Based Coronary Tracking and Beat-to-Beat Motion Compensation for Robust Coronary MR Angiography

Maneesh Dewan1, Michael Caylus2, Li Pan2, Gregory Hager1, Christine Lorenz2

1Johns Hopkins University, 2Siemens Corporate Research


15:00      3878         58                                    3T SENSE navigator coronary MRA: targeted volume vs whole heart acquisitions

Shixin Chang1, Shuguang Hu2, Yi Wang3

1Dongfang Hospital Tongji University, 2Philips Medical Systems, 3Cornell University


15:00      3879         59                                    Real-Time Adaptation of TI and Flip Angles in Inversion Prepared Coronary Angiography

Carsten Warmuth1

1Siemens Medical Solutions


15:00      3880         60                                    Optimization of extravascular contrast injection parameters to prolong data acquisition window for coronary MRA at 3T

Vibhas Deshpande1, Gerhard Laub1

1Siemens Medical Solutions