The Bright Future of MEMRI

Hall 15.2/Stockholm     10:30 - 12:30         Chairs: Alan P. Koretsky and Youssef Zaim Wadghiri


Prog #

10:30 424.

Manganese Enhanced MRI Enables Identification of Individual Glomeruli in the Olfactory Bulb

Kai-Hsiang Chuang1, Alan P. Koretsky1

1National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

10:42 425.

Contribution of Gliosis, Neurodegeneration, and Axonal Spouting to the Manganese Enhancement MRI Contrast

in the Rat Hippocampus After Systemic Mn Administration

Riikka Johanna Immonen1, Asla Pitkänen1, Olli H.J. Gröhn1

1A. I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, Kuopio, Finland

10:54 426.

Detection of Axon Regeneration by Manganese Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the

Adult Rat Optic Nerve After Intravitreal Peripheral Nerve Grafting

Øystein Olsen1, Marte Thuen2, Martin Berry3, Pål Erik Goa4, Axel Sandvig5, Tina Bugge Pedersen2, Olav Haraldseth2, 4, Christian Brekken2

1Sør-Trøndelag University College, Trondheim, Norway; 2Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway; 3Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK; 4St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway; 5Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

11:06 427.

Imaging Corticospinal Tract Connectivity in Injured Rat Spinal Cord Using Manganese-Enhanced MRI

M. Bilgen1

1High Field MRI Research Laboratory, Hoglund Brain Imaging Center, The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas, USA

11:18 428.

Convertible Manganese Contrast for Molecular Imaging

Erik M. Shapiro1, Alan P. Koretsky2

1Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA; 2National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

11:30 429.

MEMRI Reveals Functional Alterations in the Auditory Midbrain of Fgf17 Knockout Mice

Xin Yu1, Anamaria Sudarov1, Youssef Wadghiri Zaim1, Alexandra L. Joyner1, Daniel H. Turnbull1

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

11:42 430.

Quantitative Determination of Mn Content in Rat Brain by Fast T1 Mapping

Stefano Tambalo1, Silvia Fiorini1, Alessandro Daducci1, Federico Boschi1, Elena Nicolato1, Pasquina Marzola1

1University of Verona, Verona, Italy

11:54 431.

Statistical Shape and Position Analysis on 3D Structural MRI Data of a Motor Region Involved in

Vocal Behavior of Songbirds

Vincent Van Meir1, Toon Huysmans1, Jan Sijbers1, Annemie Van der Linden1

1University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium

12:06 432.

Axonal Transport Deficits Occur Prior to Behavioral Deficits in Response to GM2 Accumulation

in the HexB-/- Mouse Model

Karen Brown Smith1, Yingying Sun1, Lingyun Hu1, Richard E. Paylor1, Robia G. Pautler1

1Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA

12:18 433.

MEMRI for In Vivo Imaging of the Embryonic Mouse Nervous System

Abby E. Deans1, Youssef Zaim Wadghiri1, Daniel H. Turnbull1

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