Positrons

Known as: Positive beta particle, Positron 
The anti-particle of the electron, having the same mass but being positively rather than negatively charged.(Dr. Joseph A. Thie)
National Institutes of Health

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2017
Review
2017
CONTEXT Comparative reviews of whole-body magnetic resonance imaging (WB-MRI) and positron emission tomography/computed… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Abnormal aggregation of tau in the brain is a major contributing factor in various neurodegenerative diseases. The role of tau… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Osteosarcoma (OS) is the most common primary malignancy of bone and patients with metastatic disease or recurrences continue to… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
In a prospective-longitudinal study of a representative birth cohort, we tested why stressful experiences lead to depression in… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
The imaging of specific molecular targets that are associated with cancer should allow earlier diagnosis and better management of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A baseline or control state is fundamental to the understanding of most complex systems. Defining a baseline state in the human… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
BRAIN activity was mapped in normal subjects during passive obser-vation of the movements of an 'alien' hand and while imagining… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Studies of brain-damaged patients have revealed the existence of a selective impairment of face processing, prosopagnosia… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Positron emission tomography (PET) was used to identify the neural systems involved in discriminating the shape, color, and speed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The use of positron emission tomography to measure regional changes in average blood flow during processing of individual… (More)
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