Richard B Banati
Affiliation: National Institute for Medical Research
- Visualising microglial activation in vivoRichard B Banati
Department of Neuropathology, Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College School of Medicine, and MRC Clinical Sciences Centre PET Neurology, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Glia 40:206-17. 2002....
- Brain plasticity and microglia: is transsynaptic glial activation in the thalamus after limb denervation linked to cortical plasticity and central sensitisation?Richard B Banati
Molecular Neuropsychiatry, Department of Neuropathology, Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College School of Medicine, London W6 8RF, UK
J Physiol Paris 96:289-99. 2002..e. the plasticity of plasticity...
- In vivo imaging of microglial activation with [11C](R)-PK11195 PET in idiopathic Parkinson's diseaseAlexander Gerhard
MRC Clinical Sciences Centre and Division of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
Neurobiol Dis 21:404-12. 2006..The absence of significant longitudinal changes suggests that microglia are activated early in the disease process, and levels then remain relatively static, possibly driving the disease via cytokine release...
- In vivo imaging of neuroinflammationAnnachiara Cagnin
Clinical Sciences Centre, PET Neurology, Cyclotron Building, Hammersmith Hospital, DuCane Road, W12 ONN, London, UK
Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 12:581-6. 2002....
- Neuropathological imaging: in vivo detection of glial activation as a measure of disease and adaptive change in the brainRichard B Banati
Molecular Neuropsychiatry, Department of Neuropathology, Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
Br Med Bull 65:121-31. 2003..Systematic attempts are now undertaken, using positron emission tomography and a ligand with relative selectivity for activated microglia, to develop generic imaging tools for a cellular in vivo neuropathology...
- Evolution of microglial activation in patients after ischemic stroke: a [11C](R)-PK11195 PET studyAlexander Gerhard
MRC Clinical Sciences Centre and Department of Neuropathology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
Neuroimage 24:591-5. 2005..Our data suggest that [11C](R)-PK11195 PET can be used to investigate both the primary lesion and remote pathological changes following Wallerian degeneration...
- In vivo imaging of microglial activation with [11C](R)-PK11195 PET in corticobasal degenerationAlexander Gerhard
MRC Clinical Sciences Center and Division of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom
Mov Disord 19:1221-6. 2004....
- In vivo detection of microglial activation in frontotemporal dementiaAnnachiara Cagnin
MRC Cyclotron Unit, MRC Clinical Sciences Centre, Imperial College London, Hammersmith Hospital Campus, London, United Kingdom
Ann Neurol 56:894-7. 2004....
- Cyclooxygenase-2 (Cox-2) in injured human nerve and a rat model of nerve injuryPascal F Durrenberger
Peripheral Neuropathy Unit, Imperial College, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
J Peripher Nerv Syst 9:15-25. 2004..Selection of patients 4-6 weeks after nerve injury would be more likely to show any efficacy of Cox-2 inhibitors...
- A linear wavelet filter for parametric imaging with dynamic PETFederico E Turkheimer
IRSL, Cyclotron Building, Hammersmith Hospital, DuCane Road, London W12 0NN, UK
IEEE Trans Med Imaging 22:289-301. 2003..Finally, the formal framework is interpreted for the practitioner's point of view and advantages and limitations of the method are discussed...
- The lack of expression of the peripheral benzodiazepine receptor characterises microglial response in anaplastic astrocytomasShigetoshi Takaya
Radioisotope Research Centre, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
J Neurooncol 85:95-103. 2007..Our results demonstrated PBR suppression in glioma-infiltrating microglia and suggested that PBR may have a relevant role in modulating the anti-tumour inflammatory response in astrocytic tumours...
- Mitochondria in activated microglia in vitroRichard B Banati
School of Medical Radiation Sciences, and Ramaciotti Centre for Brain Imaging Brain Mind Research Institute, University of Sydney, East Street PO Box 170, Lidcombe NSW 1825, Australia
J Neurocytol 33:535-41. 2004....
- Ligands for peripheral benzodiazepine binding sites in glial cellsMichael Kassiou
Ramaciotti Centre for Brain Imaging, Brain and Mind Research Institute BMRI, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Brain Res Brain Res Rev 48:207-10. 2005....
- [11C]vinpocetine: a prospective peripheral benzodiazepine receptor ligand for primate PET studiesBalazs Gulyas
Karolinska Institute, Psychiatry Section, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Hospital, S 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
J Neurol Sci 229:219-23. 2005....
- Positron emission tomography imaging of neuroinflammationAnnachiara Cagnin
Department of Neuroscience, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani 5, 35128, Padova, Italy
Neurotherapeutics 4:443-52. 2007....
- [Microglia--biology and relevance to disease]Martin Wirenfeldt
Syddansk Universitet, Medicinsk Bioteknologisk Center, Odense C
Ugeskr Laeger 167:3025-30. 2005..In spite of the rather extensive knowledge regarding the pathophysiological implications of these cells, their function in the normal central nervous system remains rather unknown...
- Small animal SPECT and its place in the matrix of molecular imaging technologiesSteven R Meikle
School of Medical Radiation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW 1825, Sydney, Australia
Phys Med Biol 50:R45-61. 2005....
- Evaluation of transmission methodology and attenuation correction for the microPET Focus 220 animal scannerWencke Lehnert
School of Medical Radiation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe NSW 1825, Australia
Phys Med Biol 51:4003-16. 2006..We conclude that (57)Co singles transmission scanning is the most suitable method for measured attenuation correction on the microPET Focus 220 animal scanner...