Jiang Du

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Ultrashort TE spectroscopic imaging (UTESI) using complex highly-constrained backprojection with local reconstruction (HYPR LR)
    Kang Wang
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison 53705 2275, Wisconsin, USA
    Magn Reson Med 62:127-34. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Ultrashort echo time imaging with bicomponent analysis
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Med 67:645-9. 2012
  3. pmc Ultrashort echo time (UTE) magnetic resonance imaging of the short T2 components in white matter of the brain using a clinical 3T scanner
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage 87:32-41. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Qualitative and quantitative ultrashort-TE MRI of cortical bone
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    NMR Biomed 26:489-506. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Ultrashort TE T1ρ magic angle imaging
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Med 69:682-7. 2013
  6. pmc Dual inversion recovery ultrashort echo time (DIR-UTE) imaging and quantification of the zone of calcified cartilage (ZCC)
    J Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8756, United States
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:77-85. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint High-resolution time-resolved contrast-enhanced MR abdominal and pulmonary angiography using a spiral-TRICKS sequence
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Med 58:631-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Whole-body MR angiography using variable density sampling and dual-injection bolus-chase acquisition
    Jiang Du
    Department of Medical Physics and Radiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 26:181-7. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Qualitative and quantitative ultrashort echo time (UTE) imaging of cortical bone
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, United States
    J Magn Reson 207:304-11. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Ultrashort echo time spectroscopic imaging (UTESI) of cortical bone
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Med 58:1001-9. 2007

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Publications67

  1. pmc Ultrashort TE spectroscopic imaging (UTESI) using complex highly-constrained backprojection with local reconstruction (HYPR LR)
    Kang Wang
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison 53705 2275, Wisconsin, USA
    Magn Reson Med 62:127-34. 2009
    ..The feasibility and efficiency of this algorithm has been demonstrated on CSI of cortical bone, Achilles tendon, and a healthy volunteer on a clinical 3T scanner...
  2. doi request reprint Ultrashort echo time imaging with bicomponent analysis
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Med 67:645-9. 2012
    ..5% for patella cartilage to 80.9% for ligaments. The results show that ultrashort echo time imaging with bicomponent analysis can quantify the short and long T(2) water components in vitro in musculoskeletal tissues...
  3. pmc Ultrashort echo time (UTE) magnetic resonance imaging of the short T2 components in white matter of the brain using a clinical 3T scanner
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage 87:32-41. 2014
    ..25 × 1.25 × 5.0mm(3). On average a T2* value of 0.42 ± 0.08 ms and a RPD of 4.05 ± 0.88% were demonstrated for the ultrashort T2 components in white matter of the brain of healthy volunteers at 3T...
  4. doi request reprint Qualitative and quantitative ultrashort-TE MRI of cortical bone
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    NMR Biomed 26:489-506. 2013
    ..The limitations of the current techniques for clinical applications and future directions are also discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ultrashort TE T1ρ magic angle imaging
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Med 69:682-7. 2013
    ..These results suggest that dipolar interaction is the dominant T(1)ρ relaxation mechanism in tendons and ligaments...
  6. pmc Dual inversion recovery ultrashort echo time (DIR-UTE) imaging and quantification of the zone of calcified cartilage (ZCC)
    J Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8756, United States
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:77-85. 2013
    ..To develop ultrashort echo time (UTE) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques to image the zone of calcified cartilage (ZCC), and quantify its T2*, T1 and T1ρ...
  7. ncbi request reprint High-resolution time-resolved contrast-enhanced MR abdominal and pulmonary angiography using a spiral-TRICKS sequence
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Med 58:631-5. 2007
    ..Image quality was improved through spiral trajectory measurement and field-map correction. Phantom and volunteer studies were performed to demonstrate the feasibility of this technique...
  8. ncbi request reprint Whole-body MR angiography using variable density sampling and dual-injection bolus-chase acquisition
    Jiang Du
    Department of Medical Physics and Radiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 26:181-7. 2008
    ..The feasibility of this technique was demonstrated using phantom and in vivo human volunteer studies...
  9. doi request reprint Qualitative and quantitative ultrashort echo time (UTE) imaging of cortical bone
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, United States
    J Magn Reson 207:304-11. 2010
    ..7 ± 1.3% with adiabatic inversion prepared UTE sequences were found in tibia in five normal volunteers. The results show that in vivo qualitative and quantitative evaluation of cortical bone is feasible with 2D UTE sequences...
  10. ncbi request reprint Ultrashort echo time spectroscopic imaging (UTESI) of cortical bone
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Med 58:1001-9. 2007
    ..Relative water content and the resonance frequency shift due to bulk susceptibility were also evaluated. The feasibility of this technique was demonstrated with phantom and volunteer studies on a clinical 3T scanner...
  11. doi request reprint Dual inversion recovery, ultrashort echo time (DIR UTE) imaging: creating high contrast for short-T(2) species
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Med 63:447-55. 2010
    ..High image contrast was achieved for the deep radial and calcified layers of articular cartilage, cortical bone, and the Achilles tendon...
  12. ncbi request reprint Two-dimensional ultrashort echo time imaging using a spiral trajectory
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of Calfornia San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 26:304-12. 2008
    ..A quantitative comparison was also made between radial UTE and SUTE in terms of signal-to-noise ratio efficiency...
  13. doi request reprint Magic angle effect in magnetic resonance imaging of the Achilles tendon and enthesis
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 27:557-64. 2009
    ..There was less magic angle effect for enthesis whose mean T2* increased from 4.12+/-0.37 ms at 0 degrees to 12.46+/-1.78 ms at 55 degrees, and mean T1 increased from 685+/-41 ms at 0 degrees to 718+/-56 ms at 55 degrees...
  14. doi request reprint Ultrashort TE spectroscopic imaging (UTESI): application to the imaging of short T2 relaxation tissues in the musculoskeletal system
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 29:412-21. 2009
    ..To investigate ultrashort TE spectroscopic imaging (UTESI) of short T2 tissues in the musculoskeletal (MSK) system...
  15. doi request reprint Contrast-enhanced MR angiography using time resolved interleaved projection sampling with three-dimensional Cartesian phase and slice encoding (TRIPPS)
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:918-24. 2009
    ..The feasibility of the TRIPPS technique for CE-MRA was demonstrated on the renal, pulmonary, and intracranial vasculatures of healthy volunteers with a high temporal resolution of 2 s/frame...
  16. doi request reprint Automated vessel segmentation using cross-correlation and pooled covariance matrix analysis
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 29:391-400. 2011
    ..Results from volunteer and patient studies demonstrate the advantages of this automated vessel segmentation and dual phase data acquisition technique...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ultrashort TE imaging with off-resonance saturation contrast (UTE-OSC)
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Med 62:527-31. 2009
    ..High-contrast images of the Achilles tendon and cortical bone were generated with a high contrast-to-noise ratio (CNR) of the order of 12 to 20 between short T(2) and long T(2) species within a total scan time of 4 to 10 min...
  18. ncbi request reprint Short T2 contrast with three-dimensional ultrashort echo time imaging
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 29:470-82. 2011
    ..Signal-to-noise ratios and contrast-to-noise ratios were used to compare the techniques...
  19. doi request reprint Orientational analysis of the Achilles tendon and enthesis using an ultrashort echo time spectroscopic imaging sequence
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 28:178-84. 2010
    ..A resonance frequency shift up to 1.2 ppm was observed for both tendons and entheses due to the bulk susceptibility effect when their orientation was changed from 0 degree to 90 degrees relative to B(0)...
  20. doi request reprint Contrast-enhanced MR angiography with frequency-dependent mask subtraction
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 27:1326-32. 2009
    ..An SNR gain up to 37% was achieved without significant artifact power increase for quarter-subtraction where only the central one quarter k-space data were subject to mask subtraction...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ultrashort TE T1rho (UTE T1rho) imaging of the Achilles tendon and meniscus
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Med 64:834-42. 2010
    ..Mean T(1)rho increased from 2.06 +/- 0.23 to 7.85 +/- 0.74 msec in normal Achilles tendon and from 7.08 +/- 0.64 to 13.42 +/- 0.93 msec in normal meniscus when the spin-lock field was increased from 250 to 1,000 Hz...
  22. ncbi request reprint Dynamic MR venography: an intrinsic benefit of time-resolved MR angiography
    Jiang Du
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 24:922-7. 2006
    ..To investigate the possibility of obtaining dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance venography (DCE-MRV) images of the lower extremities...
  23. ncbi request reprint Time-resolved contrast-enhanced carotid imaging using undersampled projection reconstruction acquisition
    Jiang Du
    Department of Medical Physics and Radiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 25:1093-9. 2007
    ..To investigate the utility of nonuniform angular spacing of projections in a three-dimensional (3D) hybrid undersampled projection reconstruction (PR) acquisition for contrast-enhanced (CE) time-resolved carotid imaging...
  24. doi request reprint Direct imaging and quantification of carotid plaque calcification
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Med 65:1013-20. 2011
    ..773; P < 0.042), T 2* (R = 0.948; P < 0.001) and CT measured mineral density, and a negative correlation between free water concentration (R = 0.936; P < 0.002) and mineral density...
  25. doi request reprint Ultrashort echo time spectroscopic imaging (UTESI): an efficient method for quantifying bound and free water
    Eric Diaz
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    NMR Biomed 25:161-8. 2012
    ..These results demonstrate that UTESI, combined with bi-component analysis, can quantify the bound and free water components in musculoskeletal tissues in clinically realistic times...
  26. ncbi request reprint Time-resolved undersampled projection reconstruction magnetic resonance imaging of the peripheral vessels using multi-echo acquisition
    Jiang Du
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, E3 311 Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792 3252, USA
    Magn Reson Med 53:730-4. 2005
    ..The gradient distortion was reduced through gradient calibration and accurate k-space trajectory measurement...
  27. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced peripheral magnetic resonance angiography using time-resolved vastly undersampled isotropic projection reconstruction
    Jiang Du
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 3252, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 20:894-900. 2004
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  28. pmc Interleaved variable density sampling with a constrained parallel imaging reconstruction for dynamic contrast-enhanced MR angiography
    Kang Wang
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705 2275, USA
    Magn Reson Med 66:428-36. 2011
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  29. ncbi request reprint Floating table isotropic projection (FLIPR) acquisition: a time-resolved 3D method for extended field-of-view MRI during continuous table motion
    Sean B Fain
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792, USA
    Magn Reson Med 52:1093-102. 2004
    ..In volunteer studies, FLIPR MR angiograms with 1.6-mm isotropic spatial resolution that approached whole body in extent were acquired in less than 2 min...
  30. ncbi request reprint Combined time-resolved and high-spatial-resolution 3D MRA using an extended adaptive acquisition
    Yousef Mazaheri
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 15:291-301. 2002
    ..To combine the benefits of time-resolved dynamic imaging and single elliptical centric acquisitions in a reasonable scan time...
  31. pmc Meniscal calcifications: morphologic and quantitative evaluation by using 2D inversion-recovery ultrashort echo time and 3D ultrashort echo time 3.0-T MR imaging techniques--feasibility study
    Patrick Omoumi
    Department of Radiology, University of Califonia San Diego, 408 Dickinson St, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Radiology 264:260-8. 2012
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  32. ncbi request reprint Imaging of lung ventilation and respiratory dynamics in a single ventilation cycle using hyperpolarized He-3 MRI
    James H Holmes
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 26:630-6. 2007
    ..To image respiratory dynamics and three-dimensional (3D) ventilation during inhalation, breath-hold, and exhalation for evaluation of obstructive lung disease using a single dose of hyperpolarized (HP) He-3 during MRI...
  33. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging assessed cortical porosity is highly correlated with μCT porosity
    Won C Bae
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA Department of Radiology, VA San Diego Healthcare System, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Bone 66:56-61. 2014
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Ultrashort TE MR imaging of bovine cortical bone: the effect of water loss on the T1 and T2* relaxation times
    Nima Kokabi
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Med 66:476-82. 2011
    ..A steady decrease of 26-31% was observed in both T1 and T2* with the first 3-4% bone water loss after air-drying. Oven-drying at 100°C for 24 h resulted on an additional 4% T1 reduction but 25% T2* reduction...
  35. pmc Morphology of the cartilaginous endplates in human intervertebral disks with ultrashort echo time MR imaging
    Won C Bae
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Diego, 408 Dickinson St, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    Radiology 266:564-74. 2013
    ....
  36. pmc Ultrashort echo time (UTE) imaging with bi-component analysis: bound and free water evaluation of bovine cortical bone subject to sequential drying
    Reni Biswas
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    Bone 50:749-55. 2012
    ..These results show that UTE bi-component analysis can reliably quantify bound and free water in cortical bone. The technique has potential applications for the in vivo evaluation of bone porosity and organic matrix...
  37. doi request reprint Optimizing MR signal contrast of the temporomandibular joint disk
    Michael Carl
    GE Healthcare, San Diego, California, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 34:1458-64. 2011
    ..To use a tissue specific algorithm to numerically optimize UTE sequence parameters to maximize contrast within temporomandibular joint (TMJ) donor tissue...
  38. pmc k-space water-fat decomposition with T2* estimation and multifrequency fat spectrum modeling for ultrashort echo time imaging
    Kang Wang
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53705 2275, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:1027-34. 2010
    ..To demonstrate the feasibility of combining a chemical shift-based water-fat separation method (IDEAL) with a 2D ultrashort echo time (UTE) sequence for imaging and quantification of the short T(2) tissues with robust fat suppression...
  39. ncbi request reprint Noise reduction in MR angiography with nonlinear anisotropic filtering
    Jiang Du
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 3252, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 19:632-9. 2004
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  40. pmc Ultrashort echo time MR imaging of osteochondral junction of the knee at 3 T: identification of anatomic structures contributing to signal intensity
    Won C Bae
    Departments of Radiology and Bioengineering and Department of Radiology, Rady Children s Hospital, University of California San Diego, 200 W Arbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Radiology 254:837-45. 2010
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Comparison of T1rho measurements in agarose phantoms and human patellar cartilage using 2D multislice spiral and 3D magnetization prepared partitioned k-space spoiled gradient-echo snapshot techniques at 3 T
    Florian M Buck
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:W174-9. 2011
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  42. ncbi request reprint Optimization of RF excitation to maximize signal and T2 contrast of tissues with rapid transverse relaxation
    Michael Carl
    GE Healthcare, San Diego, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 64:481-90. 2010
    ..Experimental studies on short T(2) phantoms confirm these optimization criteria for both signal-to-noise ratio and contrast-to-noise ratio...
  43. doi request reprint Radiofrequency pulses for simultaneous short T2 excitation and long T2 suppression
    Michael Carl
    GE Healthcare, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Med 65:531-7. 2011
    ..Bloch simulations and experimental studies on short T(2) phantoms and specimen were used to test the sequence performance...
  44. doi request reprint Mineralization in calcified plaque is like that of cortical bone--further evidence from ultrashort echo time (UTE) magnetic resonance imaging of carotid plaque calcification and cortical bone
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8226
    Med Phys 40:102301. 2013
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Quantitative characterization of the Achilles tendon in cadaveric specimens: T1 and T2* measurements using ultrashort-TE MRI at 3 T
    Guinel H Filho
    Department of Radiology, University of California, 408 Dickinson St, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:W117-24. 2009
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  46. ncbi request reprint Noise reduction in multiple-echo data sets using singular value decomposition
    Mark Bydder
    Department of Radiology, Magnetic Resonance Institute, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8756, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 24:849-56. 2006
    ..The result is a reduction in noise in the individual TE images with minimal degradation of the spatial resolution and contrast. Phantom and in vivo results are presented...
  47. ncbi request reprint Effects of achilles tendon immersion in saline and perfluorochemicals on T2 and T2*
    Eric Y Chang
    Department of Radiology, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, USA Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, California, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 40:496-500. 2014
    ..To determine if immersion of Achilles tendon segments into various solutions improved qualitative delineation of tendon and affected quantitative MR values of T2 and T2*...
  48. pmc The effect of excitation and preparation pulses on nonslice selective 2D UTE bicomponent analysis of bound and free water in cortical bone at 3T
    Shihong Li
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8226 Department of Radiology, Hua Dong Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai 200040, China Yancheng Medical College, Jiangsu, China and The First People s Hospital of Yancheng City, Jiangsu 224005, China
    Med Phys 41:022306. 2014
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  49. pmc Pilot trial of a recovery management intervention for heroin addicts released from compulsory rehabilitation in China
    Yih Ing Hser
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 44:78-83. 2013
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  50. pmc Quantitative ultrashort echo time (UTE) MRI of human cortical bone: correlation with porosity and biomechanical properties
    Won C Bae
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 27:848-57. 2012
    ..17; p < 0.01) T2* values. These results suggest that UTE MR measures are sensitive to the structure and failure properties of human cortical bone, and may provide a novel way of evaluating cortical bone quality...
  51. pmc Conventional and ultrashort time-to-echo magnetic resonance imaging of articular cartilage, meniscus, and intervertebral disk
    Won C Bae
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    Top Magn Reson Imaging 21:275-89. 2010
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  52. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of optimal density weighting for regridding
    Mark Bydder
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 25:695-702. 2007
    ..A variant on one of the techniques is proposed that yields the highest accuracy of those studied...
  53. ncbi request reprint Optimization of sensitivity encoding with arbitrary k-space trajectories
    Mark Bydder
    Department of Radiology, MRI3 Research, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 25:1123-9. 2007
    ..A modification to the intensity correction is proposed for use with a phase constraint...
  54. ncbi request reprint Measurement of T1 of the Ultrashort T2* Components in White Matter of the Brain at 3T
    Jiang Du
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e103296. 2014
    ..Six healthy volunteers were studied. An averaged T2* of 0.32±0.09 ms, and a short mean T1 of 226±46 ms were demonstrated for the healthy volunteers at 3T. ..
  55. doi request reprint Effects of repetitive freeze-thawing cycles on T2 and T2 of the Achilles tendon
    Eric Y Chang
    Department of Radiology, VA San Diego Healthcare System, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92161, United States Department of Radiology, University of California, 200 West Arbor St, San Diego, CA 92103, United States Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 83:349-53. 2014
    ..In this study we sought to evaluate the effects of multiple freezing and thawing cycles on two MR parameters to study Achilles tendon, T2 and T2...
  56. doi request reprint MR imaging near metal with undersampled 3D radial UTE-MAVRIC sequences
    Michael Carl
    GE Healthcare, University of California, San Diego, California 92103 8226, USA
    Magn Reson Med 69:27-36. 2013
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  57. pmc Drug-abusing offenders with comorbid mental disorders: problem severity, treatment participation, and recidivism
    Adi Jaffe
    University of California, Los Angeles, Integrated Substance Abuse Program, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:244-50. 2012
    ..These results underscore the need for COD-focused intervention strategies among offenders, taking into consideration the severity of their COD status...
  58. ncbi request reprint Signal and contrast effects due to T2 decay during k-space readout of UTE (ultrashort TE) sequences
    Jing Tzyh Alan Chiang
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA Electronic address
    Magn Reson Imaging 32:259-69. 2014
    ..These results improve understanding of T2 weighted signal and contrast properties in short T2 tissue imaging with UTE. ..
  59. doi request reprint MRI-guided tumor tracking in lung cancer radiotherapy
    Laura I Cerviño
    Center for Advanced Radiotherapy Technology and Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Diego, 3960 Health Sciences Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0865, USA
    Phys Med Biol 56:3773-85. 2011
    ..TM, however, leads to highly accurate tracking. Out-of-plane motion could be addressed by surrogate tracking using the diaphragm, which can be easily identified in the images...
  60. pmc Effects of a randomized contingency management intervention on opiate abstinence and retention in methadone maintenance treatment in China
    Yih Ing Hser
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Addiction 106:1801-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to apply and test if a contingency management (or motivational incentives) intervention can improve treatment retention and reduce drug use...
  61. ncbi request reprint [Temporal expression of thyroid transcription factor-1 in fetal and neonatal human lungs]
    Xiang yong Kong
    Department of Pediatrics, Zhujiang Hospital, Nanfang Medical University, Guangzhou 510282, China
    Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi 8:30-2. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the expression and distribution of TTF-1 and its function during the development of epithelial stem cells in fetal human lungs...
  62. ncbi request reprint A supervised hidden markov model framework for efficiently segmenting tiling array data in transcriptional and chIP-chip experiments: systematically incorporating validated biological knowledge
    Jiang Du
    Department of Computer Science, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Bioinformatics 22:3016-24. 2006
    ..Here we propose a supervised framework for doing this. It has the advantage of explicitly incorporating validated biological knowledge into the model and allowing for formal training and testing...
  63. ncbi request reprint [Surfactant protein B expression and its role in the development of human fetal lung epithelial cells]
    Xiang yong Kong
    Department of Pediatrics, Zhujiang Hospital, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou 510282, China
    Nan Fang Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao 26:1154-6. 2006
    ..To investigate the expression patterns of surfactant protein B (SP-B) and its role in the development of human fatal lung epithelial cells...
  64. ncbi request reprint [Effect of lethal hyperoxia on pulmonary development and lung injury in neonatal rats]
    Cui Ping Zhu
    Department of Pediatrics, Zhujiang Hospital, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou 510282, China
    Nan Fang Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao 26:945-8. 2006
    ..To study the effect of oxygen at lethal levels (95%) on pulmonary development and lung injury in neonatal rats and establish rat models of bronchopulmonary dysplasia...
  65. ncbi request reprint [Expression of telomerase reverse transcriptase and its significance in human fetal lung development]
    Xiang yong Kong
    Department of Pediatrics, Zhujiang Hospital, First Military Medical University, Guangzhou 510282, China
    Di Yi Jun Yi Da Xue Xue Bao 24:566-8. 2004
    ..To investigate the expression and distribution of telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) and its significance during the development of epithelial stem cells in human fatal lungs...
  66. ncbi request reprint [Expression of pulmonary surfactant-associated protein D and its significance in human fetal lung]
    Yue Chen
    Department of Pediatrics, Zhujiang Hospital, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou 510282, China
    Di Yi Jun Yi Da Xue Xue Bao 25:329-31. 2005
    ..To observe the expression of pulmonary surfactant-associated protein D (SP-D) during human fetal lung development...
  67. pmc Systematic prediction and validation of breakpoints associated with copy-number variants in the human genome
    Jan O Korbel
    Departments of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:10110-5. 2007
    ..Further, it enabled us to demonstrate a clear Mendelian pattern of inheritance for one of the CNVs...