Publications and Conference Abstracts

Full Papers

Methodology papers

Liver volume-of-interest definition

Hirata K, Kobayashi K, Wong KP, Manabe O, Surmak A, Tamaki N, Huang SC: A Semi-Automated Technique Determining the Liver Standardized Uptake Value Reference for Tumor Delineation in FDG PET-CT. PLoS One 9(8): e105682, 2014

Applications of Metavol

Lymphoma

Kurtz DM, Green MR, Bratman SV, Scherer F, Liu CL, Kunder CA, Takahashi K, Glover C, Keane C, Kihira S, Visser B, Callahan J, Kong KA, Faham M, Corbelli KS, Miklos D, Advani RH, Levy R, Hicks RJ, Hertzberg M, Ohgami RS, Gandhi MK, Diehn M, Alizadeh AA: Noninvasive monitoring of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma by immunoglobulin high-throughput sequencing. Blood. 125(24):3679-87, 2015.

Endometrial cancer

Sudo S, Hattori N, Manabe O, Kato F, Mimura R, Magota K, Sugimori H, Hirata K, Sakuragi N, Tamaki N: FDG PET/CT diagnostic criteria may need adjustment based on MRI to estimate the presurgical risk of extrapelvic infiltration in patients with uterine endometrial cancer. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 42(5):676-84, 2015

Brain tumor

Kobayashi K, Hirata K, Yamaguchi S, Manabe O, Terasaka S, Kobayashi H, Shiga T, Hattori N, Tanaka S, Kuge Y, Tamaki N: Prognostic value of volume-based measurements on C-11 methionine positron emission tomography for glioma patients. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 08 Apr 2015 Epub.

Cardiac sarcoidosis

Manabe O, Yoshinaga K, Ohira H, Masuda A, Sato T, Tsujino I, Yamada A, Oyama-Manabe N, Hirata K, Nishimura M, Tamaki N: The effects of 18-h fasting with low-carbohydrate diet preparation on suppressed physiological myocardial 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) uptake and possible minimal effects of unfractionated heparin use in patients with suspected cardiac involvement sarcoidosis. J Nucl Cardiol. 2015 Aug 5. [Epub ahead of print]

Conference Abstracts

Methodology reports

Jun 2014 Society of Nuclear Medicine (St. Louis, Missouri)

http://jnumedmtg.snmjournals.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/55/1_MeetingAbstracts/1369

http://jnumedmtg.snmjournals.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/55/1_MeetingAbstracts/2067

Applications of Metavol

ASCO2015

http://meetinglibrary.asco.org/content/153051-156

Jun 2014 Society of Nuclear Medicine (St. Louis, Missouri)

http://jnumedmtg.snmjournals.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/55/1_MeetingAbstracts/1590

http://jnumedmtg.snmjournals.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/55/1_MeetingAbstracts/1682

http://jnumedmtg.snmjournals.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/55/1_MeetingAbstracts/1904

Apr 2015 Japanese Radiological Society (Yokohama, Japan)

Nov 2014 Japanese Society of Nuclear Medicine (Osaka, Japan)

Apr 2014 Japanese Radiological Society (Yokohama, Japan)

Nov 2013 Japanese Society of Nuclear Medicine (Fukuoka, Japan)