Current use of PSMA–PET in prostate cancer management

@article{Maurer2016CurrentUO,
  title={Current use of PSMA–PET in prostate cancer management},
  author={Tobias Maurer and Matthias Eiber and Markus Schwaiger and J{\"u}rgen Gschwend},
  journal={Nature Reviews Urology},
  year={2016},
  volume={13},
  pages={226-235}
}
Currently, the findings of imaging procedures used for detection or staging of prostate cancer depend on morphology of lymph nodes or bone metabolism and do not always meet diagnostic needs. Prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA), a transmembrane protein that has considerable overexpression on most prostate cancer cells, has gained increasing interest as a target molecule for imaging. To date, several small compounds for labelling PSMA have been developed and are currently being investigated… 

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