Zang Hee Cho

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Affiliation: Gachon Medical School
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. doi Direct visualization of Parkinson's disease by in vivo human brain imaging using 7.0T magnetic resonance imaging
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Namdong gu, Incheon, South Korea
    Mov Disord 26:713-8. 2011
  2. pmc Clinical application of 7.0 T magnetic resonance images in Gamma Knife radiosurgery for a patient with brain metastases
    Sun Ha Paek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Cancer Research Institute, Ischemic Hypoxic Disease Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:839-43. 2011
  3. pmc Early experience of pre- and post-contrast 7.0T MRI in brain tumors
    Seung Leal Paek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 28:1362-72. 2013
  4. ncbi In-vivo human brain molecular imaging with a brain-dedicated PET/MRI system
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    MAGMA 26:71-9. 2013
  5. doi Microvascular imaging of asymptomatic MCA steno-occlusive patients using ultra-high-field 7T MRI
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University, 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon, 405 760, Republic of Korea
    J Neurol 260:144-50. 2013
  6. pmc Validation of an arterial tortuosity measure with application to hypertension collection of clinical hypertensive patients
    Karl T Diedrich
    Utah Center for Advanced Imaging Research, Department of Radiology, University of Utah, 729 Arapeen Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 12:S15. 2011
  7. doi Quantitative analysis of the hippocampus using images obtained from 7.0 T MRI
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon 405 760, Korea
    Neuroimage 49:2134-40. 2010
  8. doi Altered T2* relaxation time of the hippocampus in major depressive disorder: implications of ultra-high field magnetic resonance imaging
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon 405 760, Republic of Korea
    J Psychiatr Res 44:881-6. 2010
  9. pmc Direct visualization of deep brain stimulation targets in Parkinson disease with the use of 7-tesla magnetic resonance imaging
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    J Neurosurg 113:639-47. 2010
  10. doi Substructural hippocampal glucose metabolism observed on PET/MRI
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Namdong gu, Incheon, South Korea
    J Nucl Med 51:1545-8. 2010

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  1. doi Direct visualization of Parkinson's disease by in vivo human brain imaging using 7.0T magnetic resonance imaging
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Namdong gu, Incheon, South Korea
    Mov Disord 26:713-8. 2011
    ..These results suggest that, by using 7.0T MRI, it appears possible to use these visible and distinctive changes in morphology as a diagnostic marker of PD...
  2. pmc Clinical application of 7.0 T magnetic resonance images in Gamma Knife radiosurgery for a patient with brain metastases
    Sun Ha Paek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Cancer Research Institute, Ischemic Hypoxic Disease Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:839-43. 2011
    ..Furthermore 7.0 T MR images provide better visualization of brain tumors without image distortion in comparison to 1.5 T MR images...
  3. pmc Early experience of pre- and post-contrast 7.0T MRI in brain tumors
    Seung Leal Paek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 28:1362-72. 2013
    ..Further studies are needed to develop refined MRI protocols for better images of brain tumors located in the skull base, parasellar, and adjacent major cerebrovascular structures. ..
  4. ncbi In-vivo human brain molecular imaging with a brain-dedicated PET/MRI system
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    MAGMA 26:71-9. 2013
    ....
  5. doi Microvascular imaging of asymptomatic MCA steno-occlusive patients using ultra-high-field 7T MRI
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University, 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon, 405 760, Republic of Korea
    J Neurol 260:144-50. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Validation of an arterial tortuosity measure with application to hypertension collection of clinical hypertensive patients
    Karl T Diedrich
    Utah Center for Advanced Imaging Research, Department of Radiology, University of Utah, 729 Arapeen Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 12:S15. 2011
    ..Existing images presented challenges such as different resolutions which may affect the tortuosity measurement, different depths of the area imaged, and different artifacts of imaging that require filtering...
  7. doi Quantitative analysis of the hippocampus using images obtained from 7.0 T MRI
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon 405 760, Korea
    Neuroimage 49:2134-40. 2010
    ..0 T suggest the usefulness of high field MR imaging and its eventual use for the accurate diagnosis of hippocampal diseases and related research...
  8. doi Altered T2* relaxation time of the hippocampus in major depressive disorder: implications of ultra-high field magnetic resonance imaging
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon 405 760, Republic of Korea
    J Psychiatr Res 44:881-6. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that region-specific hippocampal damage may be occurring in recurrent depression...
  9. pmc Direct visualization of deep brain stimulation targets in Parkinson disease with the use of 7-tesla magnetic resonance imaging
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    J Neurosurg 113:639-47. 2010
    ..In the present study, the authors compared T2*-weighted images obtained using 7-T MR imaging with those obtained using 1.5- and 3-T MR imaging to ascertain whether 7-T imaging enables better visualization of targets for DBS in PD...
  10. doi Substructural hippocampal glucose metabolism observed on PET/MRI
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Namdong gu, Incheon, South Korea
    J Nucl Med 51:1545-8. 2010
    ..However, it has been difficult to distinguish its substructures and functions in vivo because of its small size...
  11. doi Observation of glucose metabolism in the thalamic nuclei by fusion PET/MRI
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, South Korea
    J Nucl Med 52:401-4. 2011
    ..The anatomy of the thalamus and its connectivity with surrounding areas are known. Localized metabolic activities at the thalamic substructural level have not been measured in vivo in human brains because of limited resolution and contrast...
  12. doi Classification of the venous architecture of the pineal gland by 7T MRI
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon, 405 760, Republic of Korea
    J Neuroradiol 38:238-41. 2011
    ..who classified the venous structures of the pineal gland into three categories. This is the first human in vivo pineal vein imaging study using 7T MRI. Pineal venous imaging may permit the early diagnosis of a pineal tumor...
  13. doi A fusion PET-MRI system with a high-resolution research tomograph-PET and ultra-high field 7.0 T-MRI for the molecular-genetic imaging of the brain
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Korea
    Proteomics 8:1302-23. 2008
    ..The salient point of molecular-genetic imaging and diagnosis is the fact that they precede the morphological manifestations, and hence, the early and specific diagnosis of certain diseases, such as cancers...
  14. doi Functional MR angiography with 7.0 T Is direct observation of arterial response during neural activity possible?
    Zang Hee Cho
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    Neuroimage 42:70-5. 2008
    ..The results of this paper clearly indicate that there is the possibility that one can directly observe the vascular changes in individual blood vessels related to the tasks in human brain in-vivo, similar to fMRI...
  15. doi Imaging and analysis of lenticulostriate arteries using 7.0-Tesla magnetic resonance angiography
    Chang Ki Kang
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Korea
    Magn Reson Med 61:136-44. 2009
    ..Ultra-high-field MRA provided clear anatomic delineation of the LSAs, thereby suggesting that 7.0-T MRA may be a promising technique for microvascular imaging of the LSAs...
  16. doi Effects of fluoxetine on the rat brain in the forced swimming test: a [F-18]FDG micro-PET imaging study
    Dong Pyo Jang
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon 405 760, Republic of Korea
    Neurosci Lett 451:60-4. 2009
    ..The glucose metabolism of the dorsal hippocampus also increased, which suggests that post-stress changes in the facilitation of hippocampal serotonergic neurotransmission lead to decreased immobilization in the FST...
  17. doi Glucose metabolism of the midline nuclei raphe in the brainstem observed by PET-MRI fusion imaging
    Young Don Son
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, South Korea
    Neuroimage 59:1094-7. 2012
    ..The brainstem contains various important monoaminergic neuronal centers, including the raphe nuclei which contain serotonergic neurons. The raphe nuclei, however, are not easily identifiable and located by conventional neuroimaging...
  18. ncbi The relationship between brain morphometry and neuropsychological performance in alcohol dependence
    Dong Pyo Jang
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Korea
    Neurosci Lett 428:21-6. 2007
    ..This may imply that alcohol consumption in heavy amounts damages both gray matter and white matter, and gray matter atrophy mainly leads to cognitive impairment, whereas white matter is related to drinking history...
  19. pmc Correlation between fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography and magnetic resonance imaging findings of non-suppurative meningoencephalitis in 5 dogs
    Byeong Teck Kang
    Department of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Konkuk University, Seoul, South Korea
    Can Vet J 51:986-92. 2010
    ..This type of tomography (FDG-PET) aided in the differentiation of different types of inflammatory meningoencephalitis when the metabolic data was combined with clinical and MR findings...
  20. doi Functional MR angiography using phase contrast imaging technique at 3T MRI
    Chang Ki Kang
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, South Korea
    Neuroimage 50:1036-43. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the dynamic cerebral arterial response in humans to visual stimulation by quantitative velocity analysis using PC MRA...
  21. ncbi Individually Differentiated Serotonergic Raphe Nuclei Measured with Brain PET/MR Imaging
    Young Don Son
    From the Neuroscience Research Institute Y D S, Z H C, E J C, Jeong Hee Kim, H K K, S Y L, C W P, Y B K and Department of Psychiatry, Gil Medical Center Jong Hoon Kim, Gachon University, 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon 405 760, South Korea and Department of Pathology, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea J G C
    Radiology 272:541-8. 2014
    ..RSNA, 2014 Online supplemental material is available for this article. ..
  22. ncbi Positron emission tomography features of canine necrotizing meningoencephalitis
    Ki dong Eom
    Department of Veterinary Imaging, College of Veterinary Medicine, Konkuk University, Seoul, Korea
    Vet Radiol Ultrasound 49:595-9. 2008
    ..FDG-PET has the potential to provide valuable diagnostic information in dogs with suspected necrotizing encephalitis...
  23. ncbi Non-invasive visualization of basilar artery perforators with 7T MR angiography
    Chang Ki Kang
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Korea
    J Magn Reson Imaging 32:544-50. 2010
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  24. doi Analysis of biased PET images caused by inaccurate attenuation coefficients
    Young Don Son
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, South Korea
    J Nucl Med 51:753-60. 2010
    ..The cause of this negative bias of the images was analyzed, and the effects of an inaccurate linear attenuation coefficient (mu-value) of tissue and bones were separately examined...
  25. doi Measurements of lenticulostriate arteries using 7T MRI: new imaging markers for subcortical vascular dementia
    Sang Won Seo
    Department of Neurology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Neurol Sci 322:200-5. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that LSA imaging using 7T MRI might be a potent candidate for the detection of SVaD...
  26. doi Antipsychotic-associated mental side effects and their relationship to dopamine D2 receptor occupancy in striatal subdivisions: a high-resolution PET study with [11C]raclopride
    Jong Hoon Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Gil Hospital, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, South Korea
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:507-11. 2011
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  27. doi Intermixed structure of voxels with different hemispheric characteristics in the fusiform face area
    Uk Su Choi
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University, Incheon, South Korea
    Neuroreport 24:53-7. 2013
    ..We tested upright and inverted facial stimulation confined to unilateral visual fields and found that these ipsilateral-dominant voxels had a different functional nature from contralateral-dominant voxels...
  28. ncbi Hypertension correlates with lenticulostriate arteries visualized by 7T magnetic resonance angiography
    Chang Ki Kang
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Korea
    Hypertension 54:1050-6. 2009
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  29. doi Distortion correction in EPI at ultra-high-field MRI using PSF mapping with optimal combination of shift detection dimension
    Se Hong Oh
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    Magn Reson Med 68:1239-46. 2012
    ..We have experimentally demonstrated the advantages of the proposed method in EPI data acquisitions in phantom and human brain using 7-T MRI...
  30. doi Seven-Tesla magnetic resonance images of the substantia nigra in Parkinson disease
    Dae Hyuk Kwon
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, South Korea
    Ann Neurol 71:267-77. 2012
    ..To investigate anatomical changes in the substantia nigra (SN) of Parkinson disease (PD) patients with age-matched controls by using ultra-high field magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  31. doi The effects of caffeine ingestion on cortical areas: functional imaging study
    Chan A Park
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    Magn Reson Imaging 32:366-71. 2014
    ..This result suggests that the effect of caffeine as a cognitive enhancer is derived by modulating the attentional areas. ..
  32. doi BT-11 improves stress-induced memory impairments through increment of glucose utilization and total neural cell adhesion molecule levels in rat brains
    Ki Young Shin
    Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, National Creative Research Initiative Center for Alzheimer s Dementia and Neuroscience Research Institute, MRC, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    J Neurosci Res 87:260-8. 2009
    ..In conclusion, BT-11 may be strongly effective against stress-induced amnesia in rats, through the combined effects of TMCA and other active components of BT-11...
  33. doi Auditory adaptation to sound intensity in conscious rats: 2-[F-18]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose PET study
    Dong Pyo Jang
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    Neuroreport 23:228-33. 2012
    ..Especially, this study demonstrated that the sound intensity-dependent glucose metabolism can be seen in a small rodent's brain stem level using 2-[F-18]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose PET functional neuroimaging...
  34. ncbi A Case Report of Preoperative and Postoperative 7.0T Brain MRI in a Patient with a Small Cell Glioblastoma
    Sun Ha Paek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Cancer Research Institute, Ischemic Hypoxic Disease Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 29:1012-7. 2014
    ..It is suggested that 7.0T MRI can be safely utilized for better images of the maligant gliomas before and after surgery. ..
  35. doi Neural responses of rats in the forced swimming test: [F-18]FDG micro PET study
    Dong Pyo Jang
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Department of Neurosurgery, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon 405 760, Republic of Korea
    Behav Brain Res 203:43-7. 2009
    ..These results suggest that the PAG region may play an important role in the modulation of FST coping strategies subsequent to failure of the escape response during the pretest session...
  36. ncbi Canine hippocampal formation composited into three-dimensional structure using MPRAGE
    Mi Ae Jung
    Department of Veterinary Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, Konkuk University, Seoul, Korea
    J Vet Med Sci 72:853-60. 2010
    ..The reconstructed 3D image allows easy understanding of the hippocampal contour and demonstrates the structural relationship of the hippocampal formation to surrounding structures in vivo...
  37. doi Three dimensional model-based analysis of the lenticulostriate arteries and identification of the vessels correlated to the infarct area: preliminary results
    Chang Ki Kang
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Korea
    Int J Stroke 7:558-63. 2012
    ..Hence, one could not determine whether vessel occlusion or abnormal narrowing is the cause of an infarct...
  38. doi Lenticulostriate arteries in chronic stroke patients visualised by 7 T magnetic resonance angiography
    Chang Ki Kang
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Korea
    Int J Stroke 5:374-80. 2010
    ....
  39. doi Effects of age on dopamine D2 receptor availability in striatal subdivisions: a high-resolution positron emission tomography study
    Jong Hoon Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Gil Hospital, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 21:885-91. 2011
    ..The postPU, which belongs to the sensorimotor striatum, may be particularly vulnerable to the effects of age in young and middle-aged subjects...
  40. doi Effect of stellate ganglion block on the cerebrovascular system: magnetic resonance angiography study
    Chang Ki Kang
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Namdong gu, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    Anesthesiology 113:936-44. 2010
    ..The present study investigated the effect of SGB on the cerebral vascular system using magnetic resonance angiography...
  41. doi Increased basal forebrain metabolism in mild cognitive impairment: an evidence for brain reserve in incipient dementia
    Min Jeong Kim
    Department of Neurology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Alzheimers Dis 32:927-38. 2012
    ..The increase is consistent with a secondary compensation against neurodegeneration at target areas, and may provide brain reserve against functional impairments at incipient stages of dementia...
  42. doi Neuroimaging features in a case of developmental central auditory processing disorder
    Min Jeong Kim
    Department of Neurology, National Police Hospital, 58 Karak Bon Dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 708, Republic of Korea
    J Neurol Sci 277:176-80. 2009
    ..Such a multidisciplinary diagnostic approach that includes neuroimaging methods will be helpful in differentiating developmental CAPD from other developmental cognitive disorders...
  43. doi Involvement of the anterior thalamic radiation in boys with high functioning autism spectrum disorders: a Diffusion Tensor Imaging study
    Keun Ah Cheon
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Institute of Behavioral Science in Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Brain Res 1417:77-86. 2011
    ....
  44. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging of the canine brain at 7 T
    Byeong Teck Kang
    BK21 Program of Basic and Diagnostic Veterinary Specialist Program for Animal Diseases and Department of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Konkuk University, Seoul, South Korea
    Vet Radiol Ultrasound 50:615-21. 2009
    ....
  45. doi Functional neuroimaging of the 6-OHDA lesion rat model of Parkinson's disease
    Dong Pyo Jang
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Neurosci Lett 513:187-92. 2012
    ..In conclusion, In vivo cerebral mapping of the 6-OHDA-lesioned rats using [(18)F]-FDG PET showed correspondence at the functional levels to the cortico-subcortical network impairment observed in PD patients...
  46. doi A correction method for streak artifacts in gradient-echo EPI using spin-echo EPI reference data
    Jun Young Chung
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    MAGMA 25:205-13. 2012
    ..To analyze the streak artifacts in a gradient-echo echo planar imaging (GE-EPI) sequence and to propose a correction method for the Nyquist ghost artifacts that does not cause streak artifacts in the GE-EPI imaging...
  47. ncbi A non-invasive technique for visualization of microvessels in asymptomatic patients with middle cerebral artery steno-occlusion
    Yeong Bae Lee
    Department of Neurology, Gachon University Gil Hospital, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    Vasc Med 18:314-7. 2013
    ..We report an interesting case of a clinically asymptomatic patient with MCA steno-occlusion. ..
  48. doi Altered microstructure of white matter except the corpus callosum is independent of prematurity
    So Yeon Shim
    Division of Neonatology, Gachon University Gil Hospital, Incheon, Korea
    Neonatology 102:309-15. 2012
    ..Although preterm infants are at significant risk for altered brain microstructure, it remains unclear whether this is affected by prematurity itself or other clinical factors...
  49. doi Spatial distribution of glucose hypometabolism induced by intracerebroventricular streptozotocin in monkeys
    Jae Hyeok Heo
    Department of Neurology, Seoul Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Alzheimers Dis 25:517-23. 2011
    ..The findings demonstrate that the effect of icv-STZ is regionally specific, lending further support for the method as a model of AD pathogenesis...
  50. doi Association of harm avoidance with dopamine D2/3 receptor availability in striatal subdivisions: a high resolution PET study
    Jong Hoon Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Gil Hospital, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, 1198 Guwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon 405 760, Republic of Korea
    Biol Psychol 87:164-7. 2011
    ..Further research is required to determine if pathological states have similar dopaminergic mechanisms in specific striatal subdivisions...
  51. doi An improved PSF mapping method for EPI distortion correction in human brain at ultra high field (7T)
    Jun Young Chung
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    MAGMA 24:179-90. 2011
    ..To further improve the quality and robustness of the point-spread function (PSF) mapping method for fully automatic and accurate correction of geometric distortions in EPI at ultra high field such as 7 Tesla with high fidelity...
  52. pmc Anterior commissure--posterior commissure revisited
    Sang Han Choi
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon 405 760, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 14:653-61. 2013
    ..The objective of the present study is to standardize the shape and size of the AC and PC using a 7.0T MRI and to propose a new brain reference line...
  53. ncbi An investigation of lateral geniculate nucleus volume in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma using 7 tesla magnetic resonance imaging
    Jong Yeon Lee
    Department of Ophthalmology, Gachon University, Gil Hospital, Incheon, Korea
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 55:3468-76. 2014
    ..To investigate lateral geniculate nucleus (LGN) volume of primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) patients compared with age- and sex-matched controls using ultra-high field 7.0-T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  54. ncbi Pain-relieving effects of acupuncture and electroacupuncture in an animal model of arthritic pain
    Jin Hwan Oh
    Medical Research Center, Brain Research Institute, Brain Korea 21 Project for Medical Science, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Neurosci 116:1139-56. 2006
    ..These results indicate that acupuncture and electroacupuncture may provide a potent strategy in relieving arthritic pain...
  55. doi Susceptibility compensated fMRI study using a tailored RF echo planar imaging sequence
    Jun Young Chung
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    J Magn Reson Imaging 29:221-8. 2009
    ..To implement a method using a tailored radiofrequency (TRF) pulse with a quadratic phase profile to recover susceptibility-induced signal losses in gradient-recalled echo-planar images (EPI)...
  56. doi Differential activation of face memory encoding tasks in alcohol-dependent patients compared to healthy subjects: an fMRI study
    Hyo Woon Yoon
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    Neurosci Lett 450:311-6. 2009
    ..However, the absence of right hemispheric lateralization in alcohol-dependent patients is consistent with the hypothesis that the right hemisphere is more vulnerable to alcohol-related damage than the left hemisphere...
  57. ncbi Shape deformation of the insula in alcoholics: reduction of left-right asymmetry
    Young Chul Jung
    Department of Psychiatry, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Neuroreport 18:1787-91. 2007
    ..The shape deformity was most prominent in the central part of both insula. Our findings indicate that the right and left hemisphere are both affected but shows distinct patterns of deformation in alcohol dependence...
  58. pmc Three-dimensional time-of-flight magnetic resonance angiography of intracranial vessels in a canine model of ischemic stroke with permanent occlusion of the middle cerebral artery
    Byeong Teck Kang
    Department of Veterinary Internal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Konkuk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Comp Med 59:72-7. 2009
    ..The occluded sites were confirmed at necropsy. The results of this study demonstrate the potential of TOF-MRA to provide a detailed description of intracranial arteries and aid in the evaluation of flow impairment in a canine MCAO model...
  59. doi Identification and morphologic assessment of mesocoelic recess by in vivo human brain imaging with 7.0-T magnetic resonance imaging
    Na Rae Kim
    Department of Pathology, Gil Medical Center, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Korea
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 35:486-91. 2011
    ..Yet unlike other mammals, MCR is known to be a vestigial structure in the adult human brain. Here, we performed the in vivo imaging identification of this space to investigate functional and clinical correlations...
  60. ncbi New design concept of monopole antenna array for UHF 7T MRI
    Suk Min Hong
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University, Incheon, Korea
    Magn Reson Med 71:1944-52. 2014
    ..We have developed and evaluated a monopole antenna array that can increase sensitivity at the center of the brain for 7T MRI applications...
  61. doi Evaluation of the factor structure of symptoms in patients with schizophrenia
    Jong Hoon Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, Republic of Korea
    Psychiatry Res 197:285-9. 2012
    ..The factor structures should be further validated using various neurobiological methods to ultimately help in clarifying the heterogeneity and pathogenesis of symptomatology in schizophrenia...
  62. ncbi Neural substrates of semantic relationships: common and distinct left-frontal activities for generation of synonyms vs. antonyms
    Hyeon Ae Jeon
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, 1198 Kuwol dong, Namdong gu, Incheon 405 760, Republic of Korea
    Neuroimage 48:449-57. 2009
    ....
  63. ncbi Effect of ginseng saponins on the recombinant serotonin type 3A receptor expressed in xenopus oocytes: implication of possible application as an antiemetic
    Kyeong T Min
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Altern Complement Med 9:505-10. 2003
    ..This study was designed to elucidate the effect of ginseng saponins on the recombinant 5HT(3A) receptor expressed in the xenopus oocyte...
  64. pmc Magnetic Resonance Imaging Compatibility of the Polymer-based Cochlear Implant
    Jin Ho Kim
    School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Exp Otorhinolaryngol 5:S19-23. 2012
    ..In this study, we compared the magnetic resonance (MR) image artifacts caused by a conventional metal-based cochlear implant and a newly developed liquid crystal polymer (LCP)-based device...
  65. doi Modification of cortical excitability in neuropathic rats: a voltage-sensitive dye study
    Myeoung Hoon Cha
    Department of Physiology, Brain Korea 21 Project for Medical Science, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Neurosci Lett 464:117-21. 2009
    ..These results suggest that cortical excitability, resulting from peripheral stimulation, may be affected by nerve injury, which indicates a degree of neural plasticity...