Imaging Agent

Known as: Image Enhancement Agent 
A compound that enables or improves the visualization of body structures or functions for medical imaging.
National Institutes of Health

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1972-2018
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2013
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2013
OBJECTIVE We wished to develop a highly selective positron emission tomography (PET) imaging agent targeting PHF-tau in human… (More)
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2009
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2009
OBJECTIVE To determine whether preclinical Alzheimer disease (AD), as detected by the amyloid-imaging agent Pittsburgh Compound B… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Arterial calcification is associated with cardiovascular events; however, mechanisms of calcification in… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Nanomaterials have become increasingly important in the development of new molecular probes for in vivo imaging, both… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Molecular imaging of thrombus within fissures of vulnerable atherosclerotic plaques requires sensitive detection of a… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
UNLABELLED An ideal hypoxia imaging agent should have high membrane permeability for easy access to intracellular mitochondria… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
The multidrug-resistant P-glycoprotein (Pgp), a M(r) 170,000 plasma membrane protein encoded by the mammalian multidrug… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
A novel 99mTc complex (1,2-bis[bis(2-ethoxyethyl)phosphino] ethane, 99mTc-tetrofosmin) has been developed to replace 201Tl in… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
While 2-deoxy-2-[18F]fluoro-D-glucose ([18F]FDG) is a useful tumor imaging agent, its intratumoral distribution has not been… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
The scintigraphic distribution of m-[131I]iodobenzylguanidine (I-131 MIBG), an adrenal medullary imaging agent, was studied to… (More)
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