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Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging

Online ISSN: 2398-3361

NLM ID: 101708797

Dr. Rex Cheung (Editor-in-Chief)

Columbia University School of Medicine

Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging is an open access journal with comprehensive peer review policy and a rapid publication process. NMBI is a novel journal that will facilitate circulation of novel discoveries in nuclear medicine and biomedical imaging.

Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging provides up-to-date information for the scientists in the relevant fields and clinical academic physicians from around the world involved in the functional, metabolic and molecular investigation of disease and ensures timely dissemination of data on current developments that affect all aspects of the specialty. NMBI publishes papers on nuclear medicine and a wide range of related sciences including but not limited to physics, radiation biology, radiochemistry and pharmacy, dosimetry and pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics of radiopharmaceuticals, nuclear and molecular imaging analysis, nuclear and molecular imaging instrumentation.

Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging will feature original research, review papers, clinical studies, editorials, expert opinion and perspective papers, commentaries, and book reviews.

Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging welcomes direct submissions of manuscripts from authors. You can submit your manuscript to: submissions@oatext.com alternatively to: editor.nmbi@oatext.com

For more details regarding the manuscript please follow the Instructions for Authors page and we also invite suggested potential reviewers.

Copyright is retained by the authors and articles can be freely used and distributed by others. Articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published by NMBI, is properly cited.

 

Dr. Rex Cheung


Dr. Rex Cheung, Radiation Oncologist specialized in the treatment of a variety of adult cancers with radiation therapy. He pursued his M.D. and Ph.D. from Columbia University School of Medicine in New York City. He finished his radiation oncology residency at Hospital of University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia. Dr. Cheung is a published expert on public health and epidemiology of metabolic and endocrine diseases, especially as related to oncology. Dr. Cheung has expertise and published a number of papers on advanced radiation oncology treatment techniques (SBRT, SRS, Cyberknife), combined modality treatment, radiation related normal tissue toxicities and prostate cancer. He is also interested in the effect of vaccines and vaccination on cancer prevention and treatment, as well as the effects of socioeconomic conditions and nutrition for cancer patient health and outcome. He has given talks in national meetings on his work. He is on several Editorial Boards related to cancer and cancer treatment. He is a member of radiation oncology society ASTRO.

Editorial Board


Rex Cheung

Radiation oncologist
Columbia University School of Medicine
USA

Anthony J. Cmelak

Professor, Senior Medical Director
Vanderbilt Department of Radiation Oncology
USA

Dan Xie

Professor & Principle Investigator,
The State Key Laboratory of Oncology in South China
Sun Yat-Sen University Cancer Center
China


Liang Xu

Associate Professor of Cancer Biology
Department of Radiation Oncology
University of Kansas Cancer Center
USA

Hsueh-Wei Chang

Professor and Chairman,
Department of Biomedical & Environmental Biology
Kaohsiung Medical University
Taiwan

Zhihui Feng

Professor
Department of Environment and Health
Public Health School
Shandong University
China


Eddy S. Yang

Associate Professor
ROAR Southeast Cancer Foundation Endowed Chair
Department of Radiation Oncology
University of Alabama-Birmingham
USA

Tuleasca Constantin

Lausanne University Hospital
Neurosurgery Service and Gamma Knife Center Lausanne
Switzerland

Asif Bashir

Neurosurgeon & Spine Surgeon
JFK New Jersey Neuroscience Institute
Edison, NJ
USA


Lucio Mango

Director Complex Structure Nuclear Medicine
Italy

Lucian Mocan

Nanomedicine Department
University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Iuliu Hatieganu
Romania

Ali Gholamrezanezhad

University Hospitals of Cleveland
Case Western Reserve University Cleveland
USA


Yinghe Zhang

Scientist, Project leader
Helmholtz Association of German Research Centre
Germany

Zafar Khan Ghouri

Professor
Central Laboratories Unit
Qatar University
Qatar

Andreas Schuster MD

Professor Cardiology
The Kolling Institute Northern Clinical School University of Sydney
Sydney Australia


Mario Giovanni Gerardo D'Oria

Chief
University Hospital of Trieste
Italy

Hongwei Tian

Assistant professor
National Local Joint Engineering Research Center of Bio-diagnostics and Biotherapy
Xi’an Jiaotong University
China

Jianshe Yang

Center of Heavy Ion Radiotherapy
Institute of Modern Physics
China


Pinar Pelİn ÖZCAN KARA

Associate Professor
Faculty of Medicine
Mersin University
Turkey

Maythinee Chantadisai

Professor
Department of Radiology
Chulalongkorn University
Thailand

Chen Wang

Research and Development Lab
Huawei Company
China


Gaurav Malviya

Head Department of Nuclear Imaging
University of Glasgow
UK

Ertan Şahin

Assistant Professor
Department of Nuclear Medicine Gaziantep University Medical School

Kubra Durkan

Associate Professor
Institute of Nuclear Sciences
Ege University
Turkey


Eleazar Chaib

Director
Department of Gastroenterology
University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine
Brazil

Feifei Pu

Huazhong University of Science and Technology
China

Stéphane G. Carlier

Professor of Cardiology
Université de Mons
Belgium

In Press

Volume 3, Issue 3


Higgs boson therapy

Faisal Ali

Short Communication-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

July 27, 2018


Palmar erythema in acute-on-chronic liver failure

Cheng-Maw Ho Po-Huang Lee

Case Report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

August 21, 2018


Congenital hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia: Review of the Indian scenario

Kochar IS Ramachandran S Sethi A

Case Report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

September 21, 2018


A rare case of Herpes Simplex Virus type 2 radiculo-myelitis in a young new mother

Cellina M Cristina R Marta P Matteo C Giancarlo O

Case Report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

September 26, 2018


Current Issue

Volume 3, Issue 2


Individualized radiation dose control: could neck circumference be a new somatometric parameter to adjust tube current for thorax CT?

Ferhat Cuce Serkan Arıbal Erdem Cevik

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

April 23, 2018


Peptidoglycan aptamers biodistribution in infection-bearing mice

Iêda Mendes Ferreira Camila Maria de Sousa Lacerda Sara Roberta dos Santos André Luís Branco de Barros Simone Odília Fernandes Valbert Nascimento Cardoso Antero Silva Ribeiro de Andrade

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

May 01,2018


Radiation protection strategies in the environment of a spallation neutron source

M. Fragopoulou M. Zamani

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

May 08,2018


Review of myocardial perfusion imaging in the state of unstable angina

Sudarshana Datta Sargun Singh Waila Aditya Ganti Arzu Kalayci

Review Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

May 18, 2018


Investigation of the effect of vitamin C on the oxidative stress parameters induced by i-131 treatment applied in patients with hyperthyroidism

Semra Ozdemir Yusuf Ziya Tan Dilek Ulker Cakır Kubilay Ukınc Mehmet Aşık Fatmanur Çelik

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 29, 2018


ICC Colour management specifications for medical image applications

Phil Green Ming Ronnier Luo

Review Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 29, 2018


Archive


Volume 3

Individualized radiation dose control: could neck circumference be a new somatometric parameter to adjust tube current for thorax CT?

Ferhat Cuce Serkan Arıbal Erdem Cevik

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

April 23, 2018


Peptidoglycan aptamers biodistribution in infection-bearing mice

Iêda Mendes Ferreira Camila Maria de Sousa Lacerda Sara Roberta dos Santos André Luís Branco de Barros Simone Odília Fernandes Valbert Nascimento Cardoso Antero Silva Ribeiro de Andrade

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

May 01,2018


Radiation protection strategies in the environment of a spallation neutron source

M. Fragopoulou M. Zamani

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

May 08,2018


Review of myocardial perfusion imaging in the state of unstable angina

Sudarshana Datta Sargun Singh Waila Aditya Ganti Arzu Kalayci

Review Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

May 18, 2018


Investigation of the effect of vitamin C on the oxidative stress parameters induced by i-131 treatment applied in patients with hyperthyroidism

Semra Ozdemir Yusuf Ziya Tan Dilek Ulker Cakır Kubilay Ukınc Mehmet Aşık Fatmanur Çelik

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 29, 2018


ICC Colour management specifications for medical image applications

Phil Green Ming Ronnier Luo

Review Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 29, 2018


Post-exercise T2 prolongation and recovery kinetics of upper arm muscles in non-athletes and athletes

Popadic Gacesa JZ Barak O Klasnja A Koprivsek K Kozic D Semnic R

Image Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

March 10,2018


Peripheral T- cell lymphoma not otherwise specified - a patient with extranodal pancreatic involvement detected by FDG PET/CT: a case report and review of the literature

Busra B Demirel Hulya Efeturk Gulin Ucmak Burcu Esen Akkas Mehmet Dogan Dicle Iskender

Case report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

March 30,2018


Primary mediastinal synovial sarcoma: clinical, radiologic, and pathologic features in five cases

Paul H Hartel John E. Parker

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

March 30, 2018


Double pyramidal lobe at one thyroid lobe: a rare scintigraphic appearance

Aylin Akbulut F. Nur Aydinbelge Gokhan Koca Suleyman Kalayci Meliha Korkmaz

Case Report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

March 31, 2018


Fluorine-18-FDG PET/CT finding of cardiac lymphoma -a case report

Yuichi Kawai Takashi Nihashi Atsushi Murai Miki Tomiie Akiko Arai Ayako Miura Shigeki Itoh

Case Report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

March 31, 2018


Volume 2

Importance of fluorescence microscopy in the study of the dysfunctions of intracellular Ca2+ homeostasis involved in pathogenesis of cardiovascular diseases

Afonso Caricati-Neto Leandro Bueno Bergantin

Review Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

July 27, 2017


The widely used SPECT and PET tracers for cardiac sympathetic nervous system

ZhipingShu XiaohuaZhu

Review Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

Jul 30, 2017


The impact of melatonin and carbon ion irradiation on cancer stem cells

Mu-Tai Liu Russel J. Reiter

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

August 3, 2017


A pilot study evaluating the potential of diffusional kurtosis imaging applied to alzheimer's disease

Nicolas R Saint-Aubert L Gros-Dagnac H Franceries X Pariente J

Review Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

September 25, 2017


Place of the scintigraphy imaging in French-speaking Black African cardiological practice

Adambounou K Bakpatina-Batako D Adigo AMY Bathily EAL Yayehd K Achy OB Amoussou-Guenou KM
Mbodj M Tapsoba TL Seck-Gassama S

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

Sep 29, 2017


Imagej's Contribution to Left Ventricular Segmentation in Myocardial Perfusion Imaging

Sousa CLD Carolino E Figueiredo S Vieira

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

February 28, 2017


“Hepatic Superscan” on a PET- CT scan of a patient with metastatic breast carcinoma

Moriarty HK Buckley BW Ridge CA

Case Report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

March 23, 2017


Novel approaches for quantitative electrogram analysis for intraprocedural guidance for catheter ablation: A case of a patient with persistent atrial fibrillation

Arunachalam SP Kapa S Mulpuru SK Friedman PA Tolkacheva EG

Case Report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 16, 2017


Gold nanoshells: A ray of hope in cancer diagnosis and treatment

Shanbhag PP Iyer V Shetty T

Research aticle-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 27 2017


Toxic multinodular goitre identified at vascular and late phase of Tc99m MDP bone scan

Sadic M Akbulut A Aydinbelge FN Koca G Korkmaz M

Case Report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 29 2017


Rare skin and testicular extranodal involvement in a patient with marginal zone lymphoma on 18F-FDG PET-CT imaging

Pelin Ozcan Kara Zehra Pinar Koc AEmel Sezer Kadir Eser

Case Report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 30 2017


Melatonin and charged particle irradiation inhibit tumor angiogenesis

Liu MT Reiter RJ

Review Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

03 October, 2016


Comparison of whole body retention of I-131 in case humans thyroid cancer between model prediction and measurement

Brudecki Kamil Mroz Tomasz Janowski Paweł Lorenc-Brudecka Jadwiga

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

November 29, 2016


Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of Cone Beam Computed Tomography Images Using Oscar-Analysis On 36 Projections

Ramlee MH Derus A Supriyanto E

Research article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

January 06, 2017


Complementary Sestamibi Scintigraphy and Ultrasound for Primary Hyperparathyroidis

Yang Z1 Li AY Alexander G Chadha M

Research article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

January 06, 2017


Which Method Is Providing Correct Geometry of Pancreas in Filtering and Segmenting Ultrasound Images?

Ramlee MH Ishak MF Derus A Supriyanto E

Research article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

January 06, 2017


Time to Eliminate LNT: The NRC Needs to Adopt LT and Eliminate ALARA

Siegel JA Sacks B Welsh JS

Research article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

January 04, 2017


Volume 1

Survival rate of cervical cancer: A five year review at the national center for radiotherapy and nuclear medicine, Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra. Ghana

Opoku SY Yarney J Vanderpuye V Koranteng I Kyei-Adesi K Antwi WK Donkor A

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

April 08, 2016


Evaluation of patients with diffuse pigmented villonodular synovitis of knee with functional scoring systems after surgery and radiosynovectomy

Hasan Ikbal AtilganMurat Sadic Arzu OzsoyMeliha KorkmazOnur FakiogluAylin Baskin-AkbulutKoray Demirel Rahime Orak Gokhan Koca

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 20, 2016


Estimation of toxicity and genotoxicity of water, bottom sediments and submerged macrophyte Elodea canadensis of the Yenisei River in the presence or absence of americium-241

Vasyunina YeА Bondareva LG Rakitsky VN Federova NYe

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 24, 2016


CT/MRI brain scan findings: Significant or not?

Cesar M. Limjoco

Commentary-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 24, 2016


What is the role of PSMA PET in salvage prostatectomy?

Goonewardene SS Cahill D

Letter to Editor-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

June 24, 2016


The Use of Gamma Indices with Medical Imaging as Quality Assurance Tool to Validate the Dose Calculation Algorithm in the Modern Practice of Medical Physics

Chaikh A Desgranges C Balosso J

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

Sept 21st, 2016


Alternating increased unilateral vocal cord uptake in a patient with metastatic breast cancer

Volkan Beylergil Jorge A Carrasquillo

Case report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

April 08, 2016


Environment and pediatric cancer

Daniela Capdepon

Commentary Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

April 12, 2016


Adequacy of clinical information on radiology request cards from medical assessment unit. Clinical Audit

Mohamed Abbas A. Omer M. Hamad

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

April 14, 2016


Unexpected thoracic endograft infection following a colorectal procedure

Rong-Hsin Yang Tse-Hao Lee Yum-Kung Chu

Case report-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

April 20, 2016


Radiography of diagnostic imaging in Latin America

Gustavo Volpi

Review Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

April 20, 2016


Littoral cell angioma of spleen: A seldom-vascular tumour and a rare cause of long-standing anaemia with thrombocytopenia

Kruti Dave Shwetang Solanki Imran Zindani

Research Article-Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Imaging (NMBI)

April 21, 2016


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