New Insights into Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in Neurodegenerative Diseases

A special issue of Tomography (ISSN 2379-139X). This special issue belongs to the section "Brain Imaging".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 July 2024 | Viewed by 218

Special Issue Editors


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Guest Editor
Department of Radiology, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY 10065, USA
Interests: neuroimaging; quantitative susceptibility mapping; iron dysregulation; neurodegeneration; inflammation

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Guest Editor
Department of Radiology, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY 10065, USA
Interests: quantitative susceptibility mapping; quantitative MR imaging; demyelination and inflammation imaging

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

Due in large part to an aging population, there is an increase in the prevalence of neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. However, despite an increasing patient population, increased public awareness, and growing societal disease burden, there remain substantial unmet needs for the early detection, monitoring, and treatment of these degenerative diseases. While few therapies address the underlying disease, many are focused on alleviating symptoms. Regardless of the current treatment options and their respective modes of action, non-invasive imaging remains a central component to disease management. We welcome submissions on novel MR imaging methods, the improvement of established MR imaging methods, quantitative MR imaging, and/or the application of AI to MR imaging methods to diagnose, track, and treat neurodegenerative diseases.

Dr. Kelly M. Gillen
Dr. Alexey V. Dimov
Guest Editors

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Keywords

  • magnetic resonance imaging
  • neurogenerative disease
  • quantitative imaging
  • contrast-free imaging
  • iron
  • inflammation
  • demyelination
  • cerebral atrophy

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