Angiogenesis Imaging Using (68)Ga-RGD PET/CT: Therapeutic Implications.

Abstract

Angiogenesis imaging is important for diagnostic and therapeutic treatment of various malignant and nonmalignant diseases. The Arg-Gly-Asp (RGD) sequence has been known to bind with the αvβ3 integrin that is expressed on the surface of angiogenic blood vessels or tumor cells. Thus, various radiolabeled derivatives of RGD peptides have been developed for… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.semnuclmed.2016.04.001

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