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[18F] Fluoromisonidazole PET in rectal cancer

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Background: There is an increasing interest in developing predictive biomarkers of tissue hypoxia using functional imaging for personalised radiotherapy in patients with rectal cancer that are considered for neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (CRT). The study explores [18F]fluoromisonidazole ([18F]FMISO) positron emission tomography (PET) scans for predicting clinical response in rectal cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant CRT.

Methods: Patients with biopsy-proven rectal adenocarcinoma...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s13550-017-0324-x

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Oncology
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Puri, T
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Funding agency for:
Partridge, M
Grant:
C5255/A15935
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
EJNMMI Research Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
78
Pages:
1-17
Publication date:
2017-09-20
Acceptance date:
2017-08-29
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ISSN:
2191-219X
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729909
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pubs:729909
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uuid:9f881da2-d029-414f-ac98-4326bf214c01
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pubs:729909
Deposit date:
2017-09-21

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