Stefan Forster

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of a 6-month cognitive intervention program on brain metabolism in amnestic mild cognitive impairment and mild Alzheimer's disease
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    J Alzheimers Dis 25:695-706. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Effects of a 6-month cognitive intervention on brain metabolism in patients with amnestic MCI and mild Alzheimer's disease
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    J Alzheimers Dis 26:337-48. 2011
  3. doi request reprint 18F-fluoroethylcholine uptake in arterial vessel walls and cardiovascular risk factors: correlation in a PET-CT study
    S Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University LMU, Munich, Germany
    Nuklearmedizin 49:148-53. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Quantitative longitudinal interrelationships between brain metabolism and amyloid deposition during a 2-year follow-up in patients with early Alzheimer's disease
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:1927-36. 2012
  5. doi request reprint FDG-PET mapping the brain substrates of visuo-constructive processing in Alzheimer's disease
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 44:462-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Functional representation of olfactory impairment in early Alzheimer's disease
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    J Alzheimers Dis 22:581-91. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Validation of the octamouse for simultaneous 18F-fallypride small-animal PET recordings from 8 mice
    Axel Rominger
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    J Nucl Med 51:1576-83. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Prefrontal hypometabolism in Alzheimer disease is related to longitudinal amyloid accumulation in remote brain regions
    Elisabeth Klupp
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Nucl Med 56:399-404. 2015
  9. doi request reprint In Alzheimer's disease, hypometabolism in low-amyloid brain regions may be a functional consequence of pathologies in connected brain regions
    Elisabeth Klupp
    1 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Brain Connect 4:371-83. 2014
  10. doi request reprint [18F]Fallypride PET measurement of striatal and extrastriatal dopamine D 2/3 receptor availability in recently abstinent alcoholics
    Axel Rominger
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany
    Addict Biol 17:490-503. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Effects of a 6-month cognitive intervention program on brain metabolism in amnestic mild cognitive impairment and mild Alzheimer's disease
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    J Alzheimers Dis 25:695-706. 2011
    ..A six-month cognitive intervention imparted cognitive benefits in patients with aMCI, which were concurrent with an attenuated decline of glucose metabolism in cortical regions affected by neurodegenerative AD...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of a 6-month cognitive intervention on brain metabolism in patients with amnestic MCI and mild Alzheimer's disease
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    J Alzheimers Dis 26:337-48. 2011
    ..A six-month cognitive intervention imparted cognitive benefits in patients with aMCI, which were concurrent with an attenuated decline of glucose metabolism in cortical regions affected by neurodegenerative AD...
  3. doi request reprint 18F-fluoroethylcholine uptake in arterial vessel walls and cardiovascular risk factors: correlation in a PET-CT study
    S Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University LMU, Munich, Germany
    Nuklearmedizin 49:148-53. 2010
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  4. doi request reprint Quantitative longitudinal interrelationships between brain metabolism and amyloid deposition during a 2-year follow-up in patients with early Alzheimer's disease
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:1927-36. 2012
    ..Based on this finding we now hypothesize that in early AD patients quantitative longitudinal decline in hypometabolism may be related to the amount of baseline amyloid deposition during a follow-up period of 2 years...
  5. doi request reprint FDG-PET mapping the brain substrates of visuo-constructive processing in Alzheimer's disease
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 44:462-9. 2010
    ..From a clinical point of view, both of these widely used visual tests evaluate the integrity of complementary cortical networks and may contribute complementary information on the integrity of visual processing in AD...
  6. doi request reprint Functional representation of olfactory impairment in early Alzheimer's disease
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    J Alzheimers Dis 22:581-91. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Validation of the octamouse for simultaneous 18F-fallypride small-animal PET recordings from 8 mice
    Axel Rominger
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    J Nucl Med 51:1576-83. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Prefrontal hypometabolism in Alzheimer disease is related to longitudinal amyloid accumulation in remote brain regions
    Elisabeth Klupp
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Nucl Med 56:399-404. 2015
    ....
  9. doi request reprint In Alzheimer's disease, hypometabolism in low-amyloid brain regions may be a functional consequence of pathologies in connected brain regions
    Elisabeth Klupp
    1 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Brain Connect 4:371-83. 2014
    ....
  10. doi request reprint [18F]Fallypride PET measurement of striatal and extrastriatal dopamine D 2/3 receptor availability in recently abstinent alcoholics
    Axel Rominger
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany
    Addict Biol 17:490-503. 2012
    ..Receptor availability was unaltered by acute withdrawal, but increased in the subgroup of patients with long-term follow-up, suggesting reversibility of receptor changes...
  11. doi request reprint Based on the Network Degeneration Hypothesis: Separating Individual Patients with Different Neurodegenerative Syndromes in a Preliminary Hybrid PET/MR Study
    Masoud Tahmasian
    Department of Neuroradiology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany Department of Nuclear Medicine, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany TUM Neuroimaging Center TUM NIC, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany Sleep Disorders Research Center, Kermanshah University of Medical Science KUMS, Kermanshah, Iran Department of Neurology, University Hospital Cologne, Cologne, Germany Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Nucl Med 57:410-5. 2016
    ..Our aim was to test the hypothesis whether multimodal imaging based on the NDH separates individual patients with different neurodegenerative syndromes...
  12. doi request reprint Visual Versus Fully Automated Analyses of 18F-FDG and Amyloid PET for Prediction of Dementia Due to Alzheimer Disease in Mild Cognitive Impairment
    Timo Grimmer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Nucl Med 57:204-7. 2016
    ..It is a matter of debate whether to analyze these images visually or using automated techniques. Therefore, we compared the usefulness of both imaging methods and both analyzing strategies to predict dementia due to AD...
  13. doi request reprint Amyloid cascade and tau pathology cerebrospinal fluid markers in mild cognitive impairment with regards to Alzheimer's disease cerebral metabolic signature
    Panagiotis Alexopoulos
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Alzheimers Dis 36:401-8. 2013
    ..g., soluble AβPPα and β (sAβPPα and sAβPPβ, respectively); sortilin-related receptor with A-type repeats (SORL1, also called LR11 or SORLA)] are factors crucially implicated in the formation of pathological hallmarks of AD...
  14. doi request reprint Local activity determines functional connectivity in the resting human brain: a simultaneous FDG-PET/fMRI study
    Valentin Riedl
    Departments of Neuroradiology, Nuclear Medicine, and Psychiatry, and Technische Universität München Neuroimaging Center, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universitat Munchen, 81675 Munchen, Germany, The Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom, and Department of Nuclear Medicine, Uniklinik Köln, 50937 Koln, Germany
    J Neurosci 34:6260-6. 2014
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  15. doi request reprint Characterization and first human investigation of FIBT, a novel fluorinated Aβ plaque neuroimaging PET radioligand
    Behrooz Hooshyar Yousefi
    Department of Pharmaceutical Radiochemistry, Department of Nuclear Medicine, and Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    ACS Chem Neurosci 6:428-37. 2015
    ..Detailed clinical investigations are needed to confirm these first results and to explore the specific qualities of [(18)F]FIBT PET for dementia imaging in relation to established ligands. ..
  16. doi request reprint Real versus imagined locomotion: a [18F]-FDG PET-fMRI comparison
    Christian la Fougere
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany
    Neuroimage 50:1589-98. 2010
    ..Real steady-state locomotion seems to use a direct pathway via the primary motor cortex, whereas imagined modulatory locomotion an indirect pathway via a supplementary motor cortex and basal ganglia loop...
  17. pmc Tc-99m sestamibi single photon emission computed tomography for guiding percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with multivessel disease: a comparison with quantitative coronary angiography and fractional flow reserve
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:203-13. 2010
    ..In this setting, 41% of false negative and false positive MPI findings resulted from incorrect allocation of reversible perfusion defects to their determining supplying vessel...
  18. doi request reprint In vivo imaging of macrophage activity in the coronary arteries using 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT: correlation with coronary calcium burden and risk factors
    Axel Rominger
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Nucl Med 51:193-7. 2010
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Regional expansion of hypometabolism in Alzheimer's disease follows amyloid deposition with temporal delay
    Stefan Forster
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 71:792-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine longitudinal regional patterns of amyloid deposition and hypometabolism in the same population of mild AD subjects and to establish their regional relationship to each other...
  20. doi request reprint Value of oxygen-enhanced MRI of the lungs in patients with pulmonary hypertension: a qualitative and quantitative approach
    Daniel Maxien
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University Hospitals Munich, Grosshadern Campus, Munich, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 35:86-94. 2012
    ..To assess the clinical value of oxygen-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (oeMRI) in patients with pulmonary hypertension (PH) by correlation with ventilation/perfusion (V/Q) scintigraphy...
  21. doi request reprint Uptake and binding of the serotonin 5-HT1A antagonist [18F]-MPPF in brain of rats: effects of the novel P-glycoprotein inhibitor tariquidar
    Christian la Fougere
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany
    Neuroimage 49:1406-15. 2010
    ..TQD (15 mg/kg) evoked a 45% global increase in [(18)F]-FDG uptake, suggesting perturbation of brain energy metabolism due to P-gp blockade...
  22. ncbi request reprint Hypometabolism in Brain of Cognitively Normal Patients with Depressive Symptoms is Accompanied by Atrophy-Related Partial Volume Effects
    Matthias Brendel
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Munich, Germany
    Curr Alzheimer Res 13:475-86. 2016
    ..Furthermore, VOI-based analyses in individual PET space will allow a more accurate consideration of variability in anatomy, especially in subcortical regions. ..
  23. doi request reprint Textural analysis of pre-therapeutic [18F]-FET-PET and its correlation with tumor grade and patient survival in high-grade gliomas
    Thomas Pyka
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar der TU Munchen, Ismaninger Str, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 43:133-41. 2016
    ..Herein we evaluate whether textural FET-PET features are of utility for grading and prognostication in patients with high-grade gliomas...
  24. doi request reprint Systematic Comparison of the Performance of Integrated Whole-Body PET/MR Imaging to Conventional PET/CT for ¹⁸F-FDG Brain Imaging in Patients Examined for Suspected Dementia
    Stefan Hitz
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Nucl Med 55:923-31. 2014
    ..To evaluate the qualitative performance of PET/MR in clinical neuroimaging, we systematically compared results obtained with integrated PET/MR with conventional PET/CT in the same patients examined for assessment of cognitive impairment...