NMR in Physiology and Biomedicine
This book is a comprehensive review of modern nuclear magnetic resonance approaches to biomedical problems in vivo using state-of-the-art techniques. It pays equal attention to the methods and applications of NMR and addresses the potential of each of the techniques discussed. The Volume includes late-breaking areas such as functional imaging, flow imaging, bioreactor spectroscopy, and chemical shift imaging. All chapters are written in a "current concepts" style that renders information accessible to readers at all levels. Contributions are known experts in the field, offering an international perspective.
- Hardback | 473 pages
- 220.98 x 276.86 x 25.4mm | 1,723.64g
- 01 Sep 1994
- Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Academic Press Inc
- San Diego, United States
Table of contents
Introduction of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance. Imaging Diffusion, Perfusion and Flow. Microcirculation and Perfusion. Relaxometry and the Source of Contrast in MRI. Physiochemical Principles Influencing Magnetopharmaceuticals. NMR Microscopy. Magnetization Transfer Contract (MTC) Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Functional Imaging of the Brain By Nuclear Magnetic Resonance. Spatial Localization for in Vivo Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy: Concepts and Commentary. Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Imaging. Diffusion Spectroscopy in Living Systems. Measuring 1H NMR Signals of Myoglobin. Tracer Measurements of Blood Flow. NMR Studies of Body Fluids and Tissue Extracts-A Combined NMR and Molecular Genetic Approach to Studying Enzymes in Vivo. In Vivo NMR Studies Utilizing Fluorinated Probes. Bioreactors. An NMR View of Primary T-Lymphocyte Activation. MR Studies of Tumors: Relationship Between Blood Flow, Metabolism, And Physiology. Breast Cancer: Spectroscopy and Imaging of Cells and Tumors. 1H NMR Studies of Human Brain Metabolism and Physiology. Liver Physiology and Metabolism 31P NMR Spectroscopy of Metabolic Changes Associated with Muscle Exercises: Physiopathological Applications. Magnetic Resonance of Muscle Energetics. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Studies of Bioenergetics in Normal and Abnormal Myocardium. Cardiac Metabolism. Index.