CVC Young Investigator Awards

2018 CVC YIA Winners 
Basic Science
1st Place - Annika Hess  - "CXCR4-targeted imaging of leukocyte mobilization after myocardial infarction"
2nd Place - Mirwais Wardak  - " Molecular Imaging of Cardiovascular Infections with 6ʹʹ-[18F]-Fluoromaltotriose PET/CT" 
3rd Place - Rang Wang - "Radiosynthesis and Biological Evaluation of a Novel Berberine Derivative for Cardiac PET Imaging"
Clinical Science
1st Place - Takashi Norikane  - "Correlation of noninvasive imaging of vulnerable carotid artery plaque using NaF and FDG PET/CT and black-blood MRI with cerebral ischemia on brain MRI"
2nd Place - Carmella Nappi - "Simultaneous cardiac 18F-FDG PET/MR for the assessment of different stages of cardiac impairment in patients with Anderson-Fabry disease."