Tractography and Brain Disease

Hall 3     16:00 - 18:00         Chairs: Alberto Bizzi and Mark A. Van Buchem


Prog #

16:00 341.

The Functional Neuroanatomy of Perisylvian Language Networks in Schizophrenia

Luca Pugliese1, Andrea Mechelli1, Richard Kanaan1, Paul Allen1, Marco Picchioni1, Suki Shergill1, Phil McGuire1, Declan Murphy1, Marco Catani1

1Institute of Psychiatry, London, England, UK

16:12 342.

Altered Fiber Radial Diffusivity in Schizophrenia Revealed by Diffusion MRI

Xin Hong1, Lori Rose Arlinghaus1, Herbert Y. Meltzer1, Sohee Park1, Adam W. Anderson1

1Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

16:24 343.

Toward Quantitation of Whole-Brain Tractography Group Comparisons with Application to Alzheimer Disease

Manbir Singh1, Witaya Sungkarat1, Aarti Shetty1, Amrita Rajagopalan1, Darryl Hwang1, Chi Wah Wong1, Helena Chui1, Norbert Schuff2, Michael Weiner2

1University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA; 2VA Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA

16:36 344.

A DTI Study of Glioma Infiltration Using Fractional Anisotropy and Fiber Coherence Index - not available

Xiaohong Joe Zhou1, Shuohui Yang1, 2, Girish Srinivasan, 13, Herbert H. Engelhard1, John L. Villano1

1University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA; 2Tongji Hospital, Shanghai, People’s Republic of China; 3University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA

16:48 345.

Evidence That Diffusion Tensor Imaging (Tractography) Predicts the Natural History of Regional

Recurrence in Patients Irradiated Conformally for Primary Brain Tumors

Anitha Priya Krishnan1, Isaac M. Asher2, Delphine Davis1, Paul Okunieff1, Walter G. O'Dell1

1University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA; 2Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

17:00 346.

Probabilistic Diffusion Tractography of the Spinal Cord to Assess Disability in Multiple Sclerosis

Olga Ciccarelli1, Claudia M. Wheeler-Kingshott1, Kelly Wimpey1, Mara Cercignani1, David H. Miller1, Alan J. Thompson1

1Institute of Neurology, UCL, London, UK

17:12 347.

Quantitative Diffusion Tensor Imaging Shows Remodelling of the Infarct Area and Fiber Tratcs

Plasticity in Patients Recovering from Small Ischemic Mca Stroke.

Cristina Granziera1, Ashok Kumar2, Thomas Benner2, David Salat2, Josh Snyder2, David Tuch3, Aneesh Singhal4, Walter Koroshetz4, Gregory Alma Sorensen2

1CHUV, Lausanne, VD, Switzerland; 2NMR-MGH Center, Charlestown, Massachusetts, USA; 3NMR-MGH Center, VD, Massachusetts, USA; 4MGH, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

17:24 348.

Intracranial Vascular Malformations: Tractography Reveals Motor Pathway Anatomy and Integrity

Tiernan James Dermot Byrnes1, Thomas Richard Barrick1, B Anthony Bell1, Christopher A. Clark2

1St George's, University of London, London, UK; 2UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK

17:36 349.

Probability Maps of Optic Radiation in Patients Wtih Hippocampal Sclerosis

Irina Mader1, Volkmar Glauche1, Hansjoerg Mast1, Miriam Unfried1, Kamil A. Il'yasov1, Björn W. Kreher1

1University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

17:48 350.

The Influence of Temporal  Lobe Epilepsy  on Thalamocortical Connectivity

Gaby S. Pell1, Regula S. Briellmann1, Tony Waites1, Heath Pardoe1, Graeme D. Jackson1

1Brain Research Institute, W Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia