Cyrill Burger

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of a bolus/infusion protocol for 11C-ABP688, a PET tracer for mGluR5
    Cyrill Burger
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital, PET Center, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Nucl Med Biol 37:845-51. 2010
  2. pmc Reduced metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 density in major depression determined by [(11)C]ABP688 PET and postmortem study
    Alexandra Deschwanden
    PET Center, Division of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital, Zurich
    Am J Psychiatry 168:727-34. 2011
  3. doi request reprint A beta-scintillator for surface measurements of radiotracer kinetics in the intact rodent cortex
    Matthias T Wyss
    PET Center, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 48:339-47. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessment of 18F PET signals for automatic target volume definition in radiotherapy treatment planning
    J Bernard Davis
    Radiation Oncology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Radiother Oncol 80:43-50. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Quantitative evaluation of 11C-ABP688 as PET ligand for the measurement of the metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype 5 using autoradiographic studies and a beta-scintillator
    Matthias T Wyss
    PET Center, University Hospital Zurich, Division of Nuclear Medicine, Ramistrasse 100, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 35:1086-92. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Automated functional image-guided radiation treatment planning for rectal cancer
    Ilja Frank Ciernik
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Zurich University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 62:893-900. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint CT vs 68Ge attenuation correction in a combined PET/CT system: evaluation of the effect of lowering the CT tube current
    Ehab Kamel
    PET Center, Department of Radiology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 29:346-50. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiation treatment planning with an integrated positron emission and computer tomography (PET/CT): a feasibility study
    I Frank Ciernik
    Department of Radiation Oncology Zurich University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 57:853-63. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Objective and subjective comparison of standard 2-D and fully 3-D reconstructed data on a PET/CT system
    Klaus Strobel
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Medical Radiology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Nucl Med Commun 28:555-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Characterization of focal bone lesions in the axial skeleton: performance of planar bone scintigraphy compared with SPECT and SPECT fused with CT
    Klaus Strobel
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Ramistrasse 100, Zurich, Switzerland, 8091
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:W467-74. 2007

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of a bolus/infusion protocol for 11C-ABP688, a PET tracer for mGluR5
    Cyrill Burger
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital, PET Center, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Nucl Med Biol 37:845-51. 2010
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  2. pmc Reduced metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 density in major depression determined by [(11)C]ABP688 PET and postmortem study
    Alexandra Deschwanden
    PET Center, Division of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital, Zurich
    Am J Psychiatry 168:727-34. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint A beta-scintillator for surface measurements of radiotracer kinetics in the intact rodent cortex
    Matthias T Wyss
    PET Center, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 48:339-47. 2009
    ..Its main advantage is the absence of any tissue damage. In addition, serial acquisitions of tracer kinetics in the awake animal turned out to be feasible...
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessment of 18F PET signals for automatic target volume definition in radiotherapy treatment planning
    J Bernard Davis
    Radiation Oncology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Radiother Oncol 80:43-50. 2006
    ..Positron emission tomography (PET) alone or in combination with computer tomography (PET/CT) is increasingly used in target volume assessment. A standardized way of converting PET signals into target volumes is not available at present...
  5. ncbi request reprint Quantitative evaluation of 11C-ABP688 as PET ligand for the measurement of the metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype 5 using autoradiographic studies and a beta-scintillator
    Matthias T Wyss
    PET Center, University Hospital Zurich, Division of Nuclear Medicine, Ramistrasse 100, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 35:1086-92. 2007
    ..The study furthermore demonstrates the usefulness of a beta-scintillator, if necessary in connection with autoradiography, to evaluate new receptor tracers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Automated functional image-guided radiation treatment planning for rectal cancer
    Ilja Frank Ciernik
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Zurich University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 62:893-900. 2005
    ..We have evaluated the accuracy of target-volume definition based on the positron emission tomography (PET) data from an integrated PET/CT system with 2-[(18)F]fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG) for standardized target-volume delineation...
  7. ncbi request reprint CT vs 68Ge attenuation correction in a combined PET/CT system: evaluation of the effect of lowering the CT tube current
    Ehab Kamel
    PET Center, Department of Radiology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 29:346-50. 2002
    ..Although the discrepancy between CT- and 68Ge-derived uptake values is probably not relevant in most cases, it should be kept in mind if standardised uptake values derived from CT and 68Ge attenuation correction are compared...
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiation treatment planning with an integrated positron emission and computer tomography (PET/CT): a feasibility study
    I Frank Ciernik
    Department of Radiation Oncology Zurich University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 57:853-63. 2003
    ..To investigate the usefulness of hardware coregistered PET/CT images for target volume definition...
  9. ncbi request reprint Objective and subjective comparison of standard 2-D and fully 3-D reconstructed data on a PET/CT system
    Klaus Strobel
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Medical Radiology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Nucl Med Commun 28:555-9. 2007
    ..We therefore objectively and subjectively compared standard 2-D and fully 3-D reconstructed data for FDG PET/CT on a research PET/CT system...
  10. ncbi request reprint Characterization of focal bone lesions in the axial skeleton: performance of planar bone scintigraphy compared with SPECT and SPECT fused with CT
    Klaus Strobel
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Ramistrasse 100, Zurich, Switzerland, 8091
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:W467-74. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic performance of planar 99mTc methylene diphosphonate bone scintigraphy compared with SPECT and SPECT fused with CT in patients with focal bone lesions of the axial skeleton...
  11. doi request reprint Integrating imaging modalities: what makes sense from a workflow perspective?
    Gustav K von Schulthess
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Ramistrasse 100, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 37:980-90. 2010
    ..An analysis of scanning costs as a function of system cost and relevant imaging times is presented. This analysis ignores potential clinical advantages of integrated imaging...
  12. ncbi request reprint Quantitative cerebral blood flow measurements in the rat using a beta-probe and H2 15O
    Bruno Weber
    PET Center, Division of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 23:1455-60. 2003
    ..In summary, beta-probes in conjunction with H2 15O allow the reproducible quantitative measurement of CBF, although some systematic underestimation seems to occur, probably because of partial volume effects...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quantitative cerebral H2(15)O perfusion PET without arterial blood sampling, a method based on washout rate
    Valerie Treyer
    PET Center, Division of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Ramistrasse 100, 8091, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 30:572-80. 2003
    ..It does not require arterial blood sampling, yields quantitative voxel-by-voxel maps of rCBF, and is computationally efficient and easy to implement...
  14. ncbi request reprint Integrated PET/CT for the assessment of coronary artery disease: a feasibility study
    Mehdi Namdar
    Nuclear Cardiology Section, Division of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Center NUK C 32, University Hospital, Raemistrasse 100, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Nucl Med 46:930-5. 2005
    ..We present, what is to our knowledge, the first clinical evaluation of integrated PET/CT for combined acquisition of coronary anatomy and perfusion...
  15. ncbi request reprint A femoral arteriovenous shunt facilitates arterial whole blood sampling in animals
    Bruno Weber
    PET Center, Department of Radiology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 29:319-23. 2002
    ..It is not associated with blood loss if the collection of blood samples is not required. It is more convenient to use than manual sampling, the peak of the input curve is never missed and the input curves are of high statistical quality...