December Issue of JNM Now Available

December 1, 2014

The December issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine is now available online.  

 

This Month in JNM

This Month in JNM

 

SNMMI Newsline

2014 Cassen Lecture: What Have We Learned from the National Oncologic PET Registry?

Medical Imaging: The Challenges of Radiation Risk Assessment

SNMMI Leadership Update: A Strong Foundation for the New Year and Beyond

Newsbriefs

 

Focus on Molecular Imaging

Theranostic Nanoparticles

Feng Chen, Emily B. Ehlerding, and Weibo Cai

 

Invited Perspectives

The Customer Is Always Right, Even When You Are Justifiably Wrong

Rodney J. Hicks

 

Clinical Investigations

Perceived Misinterpretation Rates in Oncologic 18F-FDG PET/CT Studies: A Survey of Referring Physicians

Dimitrios Karantanis, Dimitrios Kalkanis, Johannes Czernin, Ken Herrmann, Kelsey L. Pomykala, Trond V. Bogsrud, Rathan M. Subramaniam, Val J. Lowe, and Martin S. Allen-Auerbach

Diagnostic Value of Diffusion-Weighted Imaging in Simultaneous 18F-FDG PET/MR Imaging for Whole-Body Staging of Women with Pelvic Malignancies

Johannes Grueneisen, Benedikt Michael Schaarschmidt, Karsten Beiderwellen, Antonia Schulze-Hagen, Martin Heubner, Sonja Kinner, Michael Forsting, Thomas Lauenstein, Verena Ruhlmann, and Lale Umutlu

Prospective International Cohort Study Demonstrates Inability of Interim PET to Predict Treatment Failure in Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Robert Carr, Stefano Fanti, Diana Paez, Juliano Cerci, Tamás Györke, Francisca Redondo, Tim P. Morris, Claudio Meneghetti, Chirayu Auewarakul, Reena Nair, Charity Gorospe, June-Key Chung, Isinsu Kuzu, Monica Celli, Sumeet Gujral, Rose Ann Padua, Maurizio Dondi, and the IAEA Lymphoma Study Group

Folate Receptor-β Imaging Using 99mTc-Folate to Explore Distribution of Polarized Macrophage Populations in Human Atherosclerotic Plaque

Nynke A. Jager, Johanna Westra, Reza Golestani, Gooitzen M. van Dam, Philip S. Low, René A. Tio, Riemer H.J.A. Slart, Hendrikus H. Boersma, Marc Bijl, and Clark J. Zeebregts

Comparison and Prognostic Validation of Multiple Methods of Quantification of Myocardial Blood Flow with 82Rb PET

Venkatesh L. Murthy, Benjamin C. Lee, Arkadiusz Sitek, Masanao Naya, Jonathan Moody, Vivek Polavarapu, Edward P. Ficaro, and Marcelo F. Di Carli

18F-FDG PET and Perfusion SPECT in the Diagnosis of Alzheimer and Lewy Body Dementias

John T. O’Brien, Michael J. Firbank, Christopher Davison, Nicky Barnett, Claire Bamford, Cam Donaldson, Kirsty Olsen, Karl Herholz, David Williams, and Jim Lloyd

In Vivo Quantification of Cerebral Translocator Protein Binding in Humans Using 6-Chloro-2-(4′-123I-Iodophenyl)-3-(N,N-Diethyl)-Imidazo[1,2-a]Pyridine-3-Acetamide SPECT

Ling Feng, Claus Svarer, Gerda Thomsen, Robin de Nijs, Vibeke A. Larsen, Per Jensen, Dea Adamsen, Agnete Dyssegaard, Walter Fischer, Per Meden, Derk Krieger, Kirsten Møller, Gitte M. Knudsen, and Lars H. Pinborg

First-in-Human Evaluation of 18F-Mefway, a PET Radioligand Specific to Serotonin-1A Receptors

Ansel T. Hillmer, Dustin W. Wooten, Alisha K. Bajwa, Andrew T. Higgins, Patrick J. Lao, Tobey J. Betthauser, Todd E. Barnhart, Howard A. Rowley, Charles K. Stone, Sterling C. Johnson, Jogeshwar Mukherjee, and Bradley T. Christian

Respective Performance of 18F-FDG PET and Radiolabeled Leukocyte Scintigraphy for the Diagnosis of Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis

François Rouzet, Renata Chequer, Khadija Benali, Laurent Lepage, Walid Ghodbane, Xavier Duval, Bernard Iung, Alec Vahanian, Dominique Le Guludec, and Fabien Hyafil

Anti-1-Amino-3-18F-Fluorocyclobutane-1-Carboxylic Acid: Physiologic Uptake Patterns, Incidental Findings, and Variants That May Simulate Disease

David M. Schuster, Cristina Nanni, Stefano Fanti, Shuntaro Oka, Hiroyuki Okudaira, Yusuke Inoue, Jens Sörensen, Rikard Owenius, Peter Choyke, Baris Turkbey, Trond V. Bogsrud, Tore Bach-Gansmo, Raghuveer K. Halkar, Jonathon A. Nye, Oluwaseun A. Odewole, Bital Savir-Baruch, and Mark M. Goodman

Whole-Body Radiation Dosimetry of 11C-Carbonyl-URB694: A PET Tracer for Fatty Acid Amide Hydrolase

Isabelle Boileau, Peter M. Bloomfield, Pablo Rusjan, Romina Mizrahi, Asfandyar Mufti, Irina Vitcu, Stephen J. Kish, Sylvain Houle, Alan A. Wilson, and Junchao Tong

Using SUV as a Guide to 18F-FDG Dose Reduction

David W. Cheng, Devrim Ersahin, Lawrence H. Staib, Daniele Della Latta, Assuero Giorgetti, and Francesco d’Errico

 

Continuing Education

Multimodality Imaging of Alzheimer Disease and Other Neurodegenerative Dementias

Ilya M. Nasrallah and David A. Wolk

 

Basic Science Investigations

The Advantage of Antibody Cocktails for Targeted Alpha Therapy Depends on Specific Activity

Jordan B. Pasternack, Jason D. Domogauer, Alisha Khullar, John M. Akudugu, and Roger W. Howell

The Somatostatin Analog 188Re-P2045 Inhibits the Growth of AR42J Pancreatic Tumor Xenografts

Carol A. Nelson, Michael T. Azure, Christopher T. Adams, and Kurt R. Zinn

Imaging DNA Damage Allows Detection of Preneoplasia in the BALB-neuT Model of Breast Cancer

Bart Cornelissen, Sarah Able, Christiana Kartsonaki, Veerle Kersemans, P. Danny Allen, Federica Cavallo, Jean-Baptiste Cazier, Manuela Iezzi, James Knight, Ruth Muschel, Sean Smart, and Katherine A. Vallis

Glypican-3–Targeting F(ab′)2 for 89Zr PET of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Jonathan G. Sham, Forrest M. Kievit, John R. Grierson, Peter A. Chiarelli, Robert S. Miyaoka, Miqin Zhang, Raymond S. Yeung, Satoshi Minoshima, and James O. Park

Regulation of 18F-FDG Accumulation in Colorectal Cancer Cells with Mutated KRAS

Masayoshi Iwamoto, Kenji Kawada, Yuji Nakamoto, Yoshiro Itatani, Susumu Inamoto, Kosuke Toda, Hiroyuki Kimura, Takehiko Sasazuki, Senji Shirasawa, Hiroaki Okuyama, Masahiro Inoue, Suguru Hasegawa, Kaori Togashi, and Yoshiharu Sakai

Annotating STEAP1 Regulation in Prostate Cancer with 89Zr Immuno-PET

Michael G. Doran, Philip A. Watson, Sarah M. Cheal, Daniel E. Spratt, John Wongvipat, Jeffrey M. Steckler, Jorge A. Carrasquillo, Michael J. Evans, and Jason S. Lewis

Preclinical Comparison of Al18F- and 68Ga-Labeled Gastrin-Releasing Peptide Receptor Antagonists for PET Imaging of Prostate Cancer

Kristell L.S. Chatalic, Gerben M. Franssen, Wytske M. van Weerden, William J. McBride, Peter Laverman, Erik de Blois, Bouchra Hajjaj, Luc Brunel, David M. Goldenberg, Jean-Alain Fehrentz, Jean Martinez, Otto C. Boerman, and Marion de Jong

Introduction of an 8-Aminooctanoic Acid Linker Enhances Uptake of 99mTc-Labeled Lactam Bridge–Cyclized α-MSH Peptide in Melanoma

Haixun Guo and Yubin Miao

IQ SPECT Allows a Significant Reduction in Administered Dose and Acquisition Time for Myocardial Perfusion Imaging: Evidence from a Phantom Study

Federico Caobelli, Stefano Ren Kaiser, James T. Thackeray, Frank M. Bengel, Matteo Chieregato, Alberto Soffientini, Claudio Pizzocaro, Giordano Savelli, Marco Galelli, and Ugo Paolo Guerra

PET Attenuation Correction Using Synthetic CT from Ultrashort Echo-Time MR Imaging

Snehashis Roy, Wen-Tung Wang, Aaron Carass, Jerry L. Prince, John A. Butman, and Dzung L. Pham

 

Book Reviews

PET/MRI: Methodology and Clinical Applications

E. Edmund Kim

Clinical Applications of SPECT-CT

E. Edmund Kim

 

Letters to the Editor

Ventilation–Perfusion Scanning: Stuck in a Rut, Perhaps, but the Road Ahead Is Not So Clear

Leonard M. Freeman

Ventilation–Perfusion Scanning: Stuck in a Rut, Perhaps, but the Road Ahead Is Not So Clear

Harvey A. Ziessman

Reply: Ventilation–Perfusion Scanning: Stuck in a Rut, Perhaps, but the Road Ahead Is Not So Clear

Michael M. Graham

Qualitative 18F-FDG PET/CT Response Evaluation After Chemotherapy or Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Is There an Equivocal Group?

Robin Prestwich, Mehmet Sen, and Andrew Scarsbrook

Reply: Qualitative 18F-FDG PET/CT Response Evaluation After Chemotherapy or Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Is There an Equivocal Group?

Rathan M. Subramaniam