Yota Fujimura

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Increased peripheral benzodiazepine receptors in arterial plaque of patients with atherosclerosis: an autoradiographic study with [(3)H]PK 11195
    Yota Fujimura
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 201:108-11. 2008
  2. pmc Decreased neurokinin-1 (substance P) receptor binding in patients with panic disorder: positron emission tomographic study with [18F]SPA-RQ
    Yota Fujimura
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:94-7. 2009
  3. pmc Kinetic analysis in healthy humans of a novel positron emission tomography radioligand to image the peripheral benzodiazepine receptor, a potential biomarker for inflammation
    Masahiro Fujita
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, 31 Center Drive, MSC 2035, Bethesda, MD 20892 2035, USA
    Neuroimage 40:43-52. 2008
  4. pmc Brain and whole-body imaging in nonhuman primates of [11C]PBR28, a promising PET radioligand for peripheral benzodiazepine receptors
    Masao Imaizumi
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bldg 31, Rm B2B37, 31 Center Drive, MSC 2035, Bethesda, MD 20892 2035, USA
    Neuroimage 39:1289-98. 2008
  5. pmc Comparison of [(11)C]-(R)-PK 11195 and [(11)C]PBR28, two radioligands for translocator protein (18 kDa) in human and monkey: Implications for positron emission tomographic imaging of this inflammation biomarker
    William C Kreisl
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neuroimage 49:2924-32. 2010
  6. pmc Biodistribution and radiation dosimetry in humans of a new PET ligand, (18)F-PBR06, to image translocator protein (18 kDa)
    Yota Fujimura
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2035, USA
    J Nucl Med 51:145-9. 2010
  7. pmc Comparison of 18F- and 11C-labeled aryloxyanilide analogs to measure translocator protein in human brain using positron emission tomography
    Leah P Dickstein
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1026, USA
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:352-7. 2011
  8. pmc Translocator protein PET imaging for glial activation in multiple sclerosis
    Unsong Oh
    Neuroimmunology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, Bldg 10 Rm 5C103, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 6:354-61. 2011
  9. pmc Quantification of translocator protein (18 kDa) in the human brain with PET and a novel radioligand, (18)F-PBR06
    Yota Fujimura
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2035, USA
    J Nucl Med 50:1047-53. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Radiation dosimetry and biodistribution in monkey and man of 11C-PBR28: a PET radioligand to image inflammation
    Amira K Brown
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2035, USA
    J Nucl Med 48:2072-9. 2007

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Increased peripheral benzodiazepine receptors in arterial plaque of patients with atherosclerosis: an autoradiographic study with [(3)H]PK 11195
    Yota Fujimura
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 201:108-11. 2008
    ..In conclusion, this study demonstrated that macrophage and inflammatory activity in atherosclerotic plaque can be imaged specifically by the binding of PBR indicating future application of PET imaging for PBR...
  2. pmc Decreased neurokinin-1 (substance P) receptor binding in patients with panic disorder: positron emission tomographic study with [18F]SPA-RQ
    Yota Fujimura
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:94-7. 2009
    ..We also sought to determine if a drug-induced panic attack releases substance P in brain, as measured by decreased binding of [(18)F]SPA-RQ...
  3. pmc Kinetic analysis in healthy humans of a novel positron emission tomography radioligand to image the peripheral benzodiazepine receptor, a potential biomarker for inflammation
    Masahiro Fujita
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, 31 Center Drive, MSC 2035, Bethesda, MD 20892 2035, USA
    Neuroimage 40:43-52. 2008
    ..In conclusion, with the exception of those subjects who appeared to have no PBR binding, [(11)C]PBR28 is a promising ligand to quantify PBRs and localize inflammation associated with increased densities of PBRs...
  4. pmc Brain and whole-body imaging in nonhuman primates of [11C]PBR28, a promising PET radioligand for peripheral benzodiazepine receptors
    Masao Imaizumi
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bldg 31, Rm B2B37, 31 Center Drive, MSC 2035, Bethesda, MD 20892 2035, USA
    Neuroimage 39:1289-98. 2008
    ..The objectives of the current study were to evaluate kinetics of brain uptake, and the influence of the peripheral binding on the arterial input function in rhesus monkey...
  5. pmc Comparison of [(11)C]-(R)-PK 11195 and [(11)C]PBR28, two radioligands for translocator protein (18 kDa) in human and monkey: Implications for positron emission tomographic imaging of this inflammation biomarker
    William C Kreisl
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neuroimage 49:2924-32. 2010
    ..Non-binding may be differentially expressed in organs of the body. The relatively low in vivo specific binding of [(11)C]-(R)-PK 11195 may have obscured its detection of non-binding in peripheral organs...
  6. pmc Biodistribution and radiation dosimetry in humans of a new PET ligand, (18)F-PBR06, to image translocator protein (18 kDa)
    Yota Fujimura
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2035, USA
    J Nucl Med 51:145-9. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the radiation absorbed doses of (18)F-PBR06 based on biodistribution data in humans...
  7. pmc Comparison of 18F- and 11C-labeled aryloxyanilide analogs to measure translocator protein in human brain using positron emission tomography
    Leah P Dickstein
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1026, USA
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:352-7. 2011
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  8. pmc Translocator protein PET imaging for glial activation in multiple sclerosis
    Unsong Oh
    Neuroimmunology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, Bldg 10 Rm 5C103, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 6:354-61. 2011
    ..Global [(11)C]PBR28 binding showed correlation with disease duration (pā€‰=ā€‰0.041), but not with measures of clinical disability. These results further define TSPO as an informative marker of glial activation in MS...
  9. pmc Quantification of translocator protein (18 kDa) in the human brain with PET and a novel radioligand, (18)F-PBR06
    Yota Fujimura
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2035, USA
    J Nucl Med 50:1047-53. 2009
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  10. ncbi request reprint Radiation dosimetry and biodistribution in monkey and man of 11C-PBR28: a PET radioligand to image inflammation
    Amira K Brown
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2035, USA
    J Nucl Med 48:2072-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the human radiation doses of (11)C-PBR28 based on biodistribution data in monkeys and humans. In addition, we scanned 1 human subject who fortuitously behaved as if he lacked the PBR binding protein...