2017 CVC YIA Winners
1st Place - Rudolf A. Werner - "Vesicular storage and release of the novel sympathetic nerve tracer 18F-LMI1195."
2nd Place - Raiyan Tripti Zaman - " Harnessing Radioluminescence and Sound to Reveal Molecular Pathology of Atherosclerotic Plaques."
3rd Place - Jens P. Bankstahl - "Multi-tracer characterization of ischemic inflammation and perfusion in a murine model of hindlimb ischemia."
1st Place - Takashi Norikane - "Comparative evaluation of F-18 FLT PET/CT and F-18 FDG PET/CT in patients with newly diagnosed thoracic sarcoidosis."
2nd Place - Ishan Garg - "3-D PYP Score for 3-hour uptake 99mTc Pyrophosphate SPECT-CT for Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy."
3rd Place - Simon A. Castro - "Common Carotid Artery Molecular Calcification Assessed by 18F-NaF PET/CT is Associated with Increased Cardiovascular Disease Risk: Results from the CAM
2016 CVC YIA Winners
1st Place - Christopher England - "Radiolabeled long circulating nanoparticles for re-assessing the enhanced permeability and retention effect in peripheral arterial disease."
2nd Place - Yoann Petibon - "Impact of MR-based PET motion correction on the quantification of PET kinetic parameters in simultaneous cardiac PET-MR."
3rd Place - Carols Perez-Mendia- "Multimodal PET imaging of high-density lipoprotein's trafficking in multiple atherosclerosis models."
1st Place - Thorston Derlin - "Imaging ruptured coronary atherosclerotic plaques by use of CXCR4-targeted, motion corrected PET/CT."
2nd Place - Ines Valenta - "PET-Measured Longitudinal Flow Gradient Correlates with Invasive Fractional Flow Reserve in CAD."
3rd Place - Xiang Li - "Combined 18F-FDG PET/CT and 18F-NaF PET/CT imaging in assessing vascular inflammation and osteogenesis in calcified atherosclerotic lesions."
1st Place - Junaid Afzal - "Dual isotope SPECT-CT imaging using sodium-iodide symporter (NIS) reveals improved energetics following cardiac transplantation of stem cells encapsulated in hydrogels."
2nd Place - Rudolf Werner - "Serial assessment of myocardial inflammation in a rat model of experimental myocarditis by PET."
3rd Place - Yunan Yang - "64-Cu-NOTA-YY146: A first-in-class for PET imaging of peripheral artery disease."
1st Place - Christopher Rischpler - "18F-FDG uptake postischemic myocardium: relevance as a prognostic marker for functiional recovery."
2nd Place - Seung-Pyo Lee - "Diagnostic and Prognostic Implication of 11C-Pittsburgh B Positron Emission Tomography in AL Cardiac Amyloidosis."
3rd Place - Axel Van Der Gucht - "99mTc HMDP myocardial scintigraphy is predictive of major adverse cardiac event (MACE) in patients with transthyretin-type (TTR) amyloidosis."
1st Place - Reza Golestani - "MMP imaging to predict aortic aneurysm rupture"
2nd Place - Xingyu Nie - "A study on progression of hypoxic atherosclerotic plaque in a mouse model using [64Cu]ATSM"
3rd Place - Johanna Silvola - "Detection of atherosclerotic plaques with a novel vascular adhesion protein-1 targeting [18F]FDR-Siglec-9 peptide"
1st Place - Nishant Shah - "Prognostic value of PET-derived coronary flow reserve for survival in patients with dialysis-dependent end-stage renal disease"
2nd Place - Ibrahim Danad - "Quantitative cardiac PET imaging for diagnosis of hemodynamic significant epicardial disease"
3rd Place - Mischa Rijnierse - "Impaired cardiac sympathetic innervation is associated with microvascular dysfunction in non-infarcted myocardium in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy"