Author Poster Number Poster Title
Saturday - Basic Neurochemistry
Farhad Ghodoussi, Ph.D. 1 Neurochemical Profile of Rat Brain After Inhibition of Glutamine Synthetase Determined by Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (1H-MRS)
David Harper, Ph.D. 2 Brain GABA and NAA are Correlated with Beta-NTP levels in the Healthy Human Brain: A Dual-Nuclear 1H/31P MRSI Study at 4 Tesla
Hitsohi Kubo, Ph.D. 3 GABA and NAA May Become Useful Indicators to Assess the Effect of ACTH Therapy on Infantile Spasms
Stephanie C. Licata, Ph.D. 4 A Therapeutic Dose of Zolpidem Reduces Thalamic GABA in Healthy Volunteers: A Proton MRS Study at 4 Tesla
Joseph O’Neill, Ph.D. 5 1H MRSI and Thought Disorder in Pediatric Complex Partial Seizures
Sunday - Basic Neurochemistry 2
Napapon Sailasuta, Ph.D. 6 Brain Glutamate in HIV Patients
Heidi van Wageningen, Ph.D. 7 Controlling the BOLD Effect in Functional Spectroscopy Allows Exploring the Glutamate- Glutamine Cycle
Alexander Gussew 8 Time-Resolved Functional 1H-MR Spectroscopic Investigations of Cortical Glutamate Changes During Painful Heat Stimulations
Brian Maris, M.D. 9 Decreased Anterior Cingulate Cortex Glutamate Levels with Acute Exposure to Propofol: A Preliminary in vivo 1H Spectroscopy Study
Saturday - Mood Disorders
Nivideta Agarwal, M.D. 10 Alterations In Brain N-Acetyl Aspartyl Glutamate Levels In Geriatric Depression
Brent P. Forester, M.D. 11 31Phosphorus Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Study of Tissue Specific Changes in High Energy Phosphates Before and After Sertraline Treatment of Geriatric Depression
Fabiano Nery, M.D. 12 Reduced Myo-Inositol and Unchanged N-Acetyl-Aspartate Levels in the Left Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex of Bipolar Disorder Patients after 4 Weeks of Lithium Treatment: A 1H Spectroscopy Study
Joseph O’Neill, Ph.D. 13 1H MRSI and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy in Pediatric OCD
Shane A. Perrine, Ph.D. 14 Chronic Unpredictable Stress Alters GABA Levels in the Anterior Cingulate of Rats
Saturday - Schizophrenia
David Olson, M.D., Ph.D. 15 Metabolite T2 Relaxation Time Abnormalities in Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia
Joseph O’Neill, Ph.D. 16 1H MRSI and Thought Disorder in Childhood Schizophrenia
Ana Stan, M.D. 17 Glutamate/Glutamine and GABA Levels in Hippocampus in Schizophrenia: a 3T H-MRS Study
Sunday - Substance Abuse
Carine Chassain 18 Metabolic Profiles of the Striatum, the Nucleus Accumbens and the Cerebral Cortex Detected by Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (1H MRS) In Vivo in a Murin Model of Parkinson’s Disease, the MPTP-Intoxicated Mouse, Before and After Levodopa Administration
Gabriele R. Ende, Ph.D. 19 Metabolic Alterations in Alcohol Dependent Patients During Early Detoxification
Fabino Nery, M.D. 20 Low Glutamate Concentrations in the Left Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex of Biopolar Disorder Patients with Previous Alcoholism: A Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Study
Joseph O’Neill, Ph.D. 21 1H MRSI During Early Abstinence from Chronic Methamphetamine Abuse
Sunday - Technique
Pallab K. Bhattacheryya, Ph.D. 22 Systematic Error in the Measurement of [GABA]/[Cr] Ratio Using Methyl Resonance of Creatine
Changho Choi, Ph.D. 23 Measurement of Brain Glutamate and Glutamine by 1H Triple Refocusing at 3 T
Changho Choi, Ph.D. 24 Optimal PRESS Echo Times for Detection of Brain Glutamate and Glutamine at 1.5 T: Simulation Study
Caitlin Ravichandran, Ph.D. 25 Simulation Study Comparing Statistical Methods for Modeling the Association between Proton MRS and Phosphorous MRS Metabolite
Reinhard Rzanny, Ph.D. 26 The Impact of SNR and Spectral Resolution on Glutamate Quantification - Results of in vitro and in vivo 1H-MRS at 1.5T and 3T


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