MIPS Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford

Bioengineering/Radiology 222
Course Syllabus

CLASSES: 9:00 - 10:50 AM Beckman Center B-200B

09/27 Introduction to Molecular Imaging [ Part 1 | Part 2 ] Dr. Gambhir
Dr. Levin
09/29 Optics (physics): Tissue Optics
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Biomedical Photonics Handbook
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Tromberg B, et al. Non-Invasive In Vivo Characterization of Breast Tumors Using Photon Migration Spectroscopy. Neoplasia 2000; 2(1-2):26-40.
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Dr. Contag
10/04 Optics (physics): 3D Fluorescence Imaging
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Dr. Graves
10/06 MR Basic Principles
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Dr. McConnell
10/11 SPECT/PET Physics
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Physics in Nuclear Medicine. Cherry, Sorenson, Phelps, 3rd Edition. Saunders, 2003.

Principles of Computerized Tomographic Imaging. Kak, Slaney, IEEE Press, 1988.

Dr. Levin
10/13 Chemistry of Fluorescence
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Dr. Rao
10/18 Optics Application: Intervital Optical Neuroimaging
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Dr. Schnitzer
10/20 Optics Application: Optical Reporter Genes
Tsien RY. The Green Fluorescent Protein. Annu. Rev. Biochem. 1998; 67:509-44.
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Contag C, Bachmann MH. Advances in In Vivo Bioluminescence Imaging of Gene Expression. Annu. Rev. Biomed. Eng. 2002; 4:235-60.
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Dr. Contag
10/25 Digital Autoradiography Dr. Gambhir
10/27 Cardiovascular MRI/Targeted MRI Contrast Agents
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Dr. McConnell
11/01 Vascular Imaging/Angiogenesis/Targeted Vascular Imaging
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Dr. Guccione
11/03 Radiochemistry
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Dr. Chen
11/08 Tumor Angiogenesis Imaging
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Dr. Chen
11/10 Neuroimaging by MR
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Dr. Moseley
11/15 MR for Molecular Imaging
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Dr. Moseley
11/17 Imaging of Apoptosis
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  1. Belhocine TZ, Tait JF, Vanderheyden JL, Li C, Blankenberg FG. Nuclear medicine in the era of genomics and proteomics: lessons from annexin V. J Proteome Res. 2004 May-Jun;3(3):345-9.
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  2. Blankenberg FG. Recent advances in the imaging of programmed cell death. Curr Pharm Des. 2004;10(13):1457-67. Review.
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  3. Blankenberg F, Mari C, Strauss HW. Imaging cell death in vivo. Q J Nucl Med. 2003 Dec;47(4):337-48. Review.
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  4. Lahorte CM, Vanderheyden JL, Steinmetz N, Van de Wiele C, Dierckx RA, Slegers G. Apoptosis-detecting radioligands: current state of the art and future perspectives. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2004 Jun;31(6):887-919.
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  5. Kolodgie FD, Petrov A, Virmani R, Narula N, Verjans JW, Weber DK, Hartung D, Steinmetz N, Vanderheyden JL, Vannan MA, Gold HK, Reutelingsperger CP, Hofstra L, Narula J. Targeting of apoptotic macrophages and experimental atheroma with radiolabeled annexin V: a technique with potential for noninvasive imaging of vulnerable plaque. Circulation. 2003 Dec 23;108(25):3134-9.
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  6. Blankenberg FG, Strauss HW. Nuclear medicine applications in molecular imaging. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2002 Oct;16(4):352-61. Review.
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Dr. Blankenberg
11/22 Multi-modality Assays for Small Animal Imaging [ Download PDF's - Part A 29.7 MB, Part B 28.2 MB ]pdf icon
Massoud T, Gambhir SS. Molecular imaging in living subjects: seeing fundamental biological processes in a new light. Genes & Development 2003 17:545-580. pdf icon
Dr. Gambhir
11/24 Human Molecular Imaging Applications
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Gambhir SS. Molecular Imaging of Cancer With Positron Emission Tomography. Nature Cancer 2002 2:683-693. pdf icon
Dr. Gambhir
11/29 Applications of Molecular Imaging in Radiation Therapy (1) Dr. Xing
1201 Applications of Molecular Imaging in Radiation Therapy (2) Dr. Graves
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