Labeling monocytes for imaging chronic inflammation.

@article{Hemert2009LabelingMF,
  title={Labeling monocytes for imaging chronic inflammation.},
  author={Formijn J. van Hemert and Carlijn Voermans and Berthe L. F. van Eck-Smit and Roelof J. Bennink},
  journal={The quarterly journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging : official publication of the Italian Association of Nuclear Medicine (AIMN) [and] the International Association of Radiopharmacology (IAR), [and] Section of the Society of...},
  year={2009},
  volume={53 1},
  pages={78-88}
}
With growing interest in cell-based scintigraphic diagnosis or therapy monitoring, there is an increasing demand for non-invasive observation and quantification of cell trafficking in the preclinical and clinical setting. Monocytes are members of the human mononuclear phagocyte system originating from a myeloid precursor in the bone. Labeled monocytes are… CONTINUE READING