Cardiovascular Disease and 4D Imaging

  1. Vandeghinste B, Trachet B, Renard M, Casteleyn C, Staelens S, Loeys B, Segers P, Vandenberghe S. Replacing vascular corrosion casting by in vivo micro-CT imaging for building 3D cardiovascular models in mice.  Mol Imaging Biol. 2011 Feb;13(1):78-86.
  2. Sheikh AY, van der Bogt KE, Doyle TC, Sheikh MK, Ransohoff KJ, Ali ZA, Palmer OP, Robbins RC, Fischbein MP, Wu JC. Micro-CT for characterization of murine CV disease models. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2010 Jul;3(7):783-5.
  3. Dinkel J, Bartling SH, Kuntz J, Grasruck M, Kopp-Schneider A, Iwasaki M, Dimmeler S, Gupta R, Semmler W, Kauczor HU, Kiessling F. Intrinsic gating for small-animal computed tomography: a robust ECG-less paradigm for deriving cardiac phase information and functional imaging. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2008 Nov;1(3):235-43.
  4. Detombe SA, Ford NL, Xiang F, Lu X, Feng Q, Drangova M. Longitudinal follow-up of cardiac structure and functional changes in an infarct mouse model using retrospectively gated micro-computed tomography. Invest Radiol. 2008 Jul;43(7):520-9.
  5. Drangova M, Ford NL, Detombe SA, Wheatley AR, Holdsworth DW. Fast retrospectively gated quantitative four-dimensional (4D) cardiac micro computed tomography imaging of free-breathing mice. Invest Radiol. 2007 Feb;42(2):85-94.
  6. Badea CT, Hedlund LW, Mackel JF, Mao L, Rockman HA, Johnson GA. Cardiac micro-computed tomography for morphological and functional phenotyping of muscle LIM protein null mice. Mol Imaging. 2007 Jul-Aug;6(4):261-8.
  7. Nahrendorf M, Badea C, Hedlund LW, Figueiredo J-L, Sosnovik DE, Johnson GA, Weissleder R. High Resolution Imaging of Murine Myocardial Infarction With Delayed Enhancement Cine Micro-CT. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol, 292(6): H3172-8, 2007.
  8. Ford NL, Graham KC, Groom AC, MacDonald IC, Chamber AF, Holdsworth DW. Time-Course Characterization of the Computed Tomography Contrast Enhancement of an Iodinated Blood-Pool Contrast Agent in Mice Using a Volumetric Flat-Panel Equipped Computed Tomography Scanner. Investigative Radiology. 41(4):384-390, 2006.
  9. Badea CT, Bucholz E, Hedlund LW, Rockman HA, Johnson GA. Imaging Methods for Morphological and Functional Phenotyping of the Rodent Heart. Toxicologic Pathology. 34:111-117, 2006.
  10. Badea CT, Fubara B, Hedlund LW, Johnson GA. 4D Micro-CT of the Mouse Heart. Molecular Imaging. 4(2): 110-116, 2005.