The F-18-FDG PET Cingulate Island Sign and Comparison to I-123-beta-CIT SPECT for Diagnosis of Dementia with Lewy Bodies
Seok Ming Lim, Andrew Katsifis, Victor L Villemagne, Rene Best, Gareth Jones, Michael Saling, Jennifer Bradshaw, John Merory, Michael Woodward, Malcolm Hopwood, Christopher C Rowe
Journal of Nuclear Medicine | SOC NUCLEAR MEDICINE INC | Published : 2009
We acknowledge the Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering (AINSE) for funding the purchase of <SUP>123</SUP>I; ANSTO, and in particular Vahan Papazian and Tim Jackson, for the preparation of <SUP>123</SUP>I-beta-CIT; and Guildford Pharmaceuticals (USA) for providing the beta-CIT stannane for this work. Financial support was also provided by the Austin Hospital Medical Research Foundation.