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Unmixing dynamic PET images for voxel-based kinetic component analysis

@article{Cavalcanti2017UnmixingDP,
  title={Unmixing dynamic PET images for voxel-based kinetic component analysis},
  author={Yanna Cruz Cavalcanti and Thomas Oberlin and Nicolas Dobigeon and Simon Stute and Maria Ribeiro and Clovis Tauber},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2017},
  volume={abs/1707.09867}
}
To analyze dynamic positron emission tomography (PET) images, various generic multivariate data analysis techniques have been considered in the literature, such as clustering, principal component analysis (PCA), independent component analysis (ICA) and non-negative matrix factorization (NMF). Nevertheless, these conventional approaches generally fail to recover a reliable, understandable and interpretable description of the data. In this paper, we propose an alternative analysis paradigm based… 
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