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Glutamate imaging better than MR spectroscopy in first 3 hours after ischemic stroke
Date:5/7/2014

Leesburg, VA, May 5, 2014Glutamate imaging reveals ischemic lesions in the first 3 hours after stroke that are not distinguishable in T1-weighted and T2-weighted imaging.

Researchers using chemical exchange saturation transfer (CEST), an emerging MRI technology, have found that using glutamate with CEST shows high spatial resolution in vivo. The finding has the potential to speed diagnosisand, therefore, treatmentin the critical first hours after a stroke.

"I have been interested in glutamate imaging since its inception," said researcher Zhuozhi Dai of Second Affiliated Hospital of Shantou University Medical College, Shantou, China. "Being able to evaluate glutamate in the brain could be of great benefit in the clinical setting."


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Contact: Lissa D. Hurwitz
lhurwitz@arrs.org
American Roentgen Ray Society
Source:Eurekalert

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