Performance characterization of the Inveon preclinical small-animal PET/SPECT/CT system for multimodality imaging

@article{Magota2010PerformanceCO,
  title={Performance characterization of the Inveon preclinical small-animal PET/SPECT/CT system for multimodality imaging},
  author={Keiichi Magota and N. Kubo and Y. Kuge and K. Nishijima and Songji Zhao and N. Tamaki},
  journal={European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging},
  year={2010},
  volume={38},
  pages={742-752}
}
PurposeWe investigated the performance of the Inveon small-animal PET/SPECT/CT system and compared the imaging capabilities of the SPECT and PET components.MethodsFor SPECT, the energy resolution, tomographic spatial resolution and system sensitivity were evaluated with a 99mTc solution using a single pinhole collimator. For PET, the spatial resolution, absolute sensitivity, scatter fraction and peak noise equivalent count were evaluated. Phantoms and a normal rat were scanned to compare the… Expand
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