Quantitative Rodent Brain Receptor Imaging

@article{Herfert2019QuantitativeRB,
  title={Quantitative Rodent Brain Receptor Imaging},
  author={Kristina Herfert and Julia G. Mannheim and Laura Kuebler and Sabina Marciano and Mario Amend and Ch. Parl and Hanna Napieczynska and Florian M. Maier and Salvador Castaneda Vega and Bernd J. Pichler},
  journal={Molecular Imaging and Biology},
  year={2019},
  volume={22},
  pages={223-244}
}
Positron emission tomography (PET) is a non-invasive imaging technology employed to describe metabolic, physiological, and biochemical processes in vivo . These include receptor availability, metabolic changes, neurotransmitter release, and alterations of gene expression in the brain. Since the introduction of dedicated small-animal PET systems along with the development of many novel PET imaging probes, the number of PET studies using rats and mice in basic biomedical research tremendously… 
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