Noboru Oriuchi

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Affiliation: Gunma University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A new, accurate and conventional five-point method for quantitative evaluation of ascites using plain computed tomography in cancer patients
    Noboru Oriuchi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:386-90. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Present role and future prospects of positron emission tomography in clinical oncology
    Noboru Oriuchi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Cancer Sci 97:1291-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Current status of cancer therapy with radiolabeled monoclonal antibody
    Noboru Oriuchi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 19:355-65. 2005
  4. doi request reprint l-type amino acid transporter 1 and CD98 expression in primary and metastatic sites of human neoplasms
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Deparmtent of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Cancer Sci 99:2380-6. 2008
  5. doi request reprint CD98 expression is associated with poor prognosis in resected non-small-cell lung cancer with lymph node metastases
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:3473-81. 2009
  6. doi request reprint L-type amino acid transporter 1 expression is a prognostic marker in patients with surgically resected stage I non-small cell lung cancer
    Hisao Imai
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Histopathology 54:804-13. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of thoracic tumors with (18)F-FMT and (18)F-FDG PET-CT: a clinicopathological study
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Int J Cancer 124:1152-60. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Correlation of angiogenesis with 18F-FMT and 18F-FDG uptake in non-small cell lung cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunman 371 8511, Japan
    Cancer Sci 100:753-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Assessment of therapy response in lung cancer with ¹⁸F-α-methyl tyrosine PET
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:1204-11. 2010
  10. doi request reprint 18F-FMT uptake seen within primary cancer on PET helps predict outcome of non-small cell lung cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    J Nucl Med 50:1770-6. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint A new, accurate and conventional five-point method for quantitative evaluation of ascites using plain computed tomography in cancer patients
    Noboru Oriuchi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:386-90. 2005
    ..The aim of the study is to validate the accuracy of the measurements by comparing them with the standard volume calculation by using 3D-CT...
  2. ncbi request reprint Present role and future prospects of positron emission tomography in clinical oncology
    Noboru Oriuchi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Cancer Sci 97:1291-7. 2006
    ..PET with new radiotracers such as protein synthesis markers and proliferation markers, as well as hypoxia and receptor-binding agents, will offer patient-specific images in order to yield tailored diagnostic and prognostic information...
  3. ncbi request reprint Current status of cancer therapy with radiolabeled monoclonal antibody
    Noboru Oriuchi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 19:355-65. 2005
    ....
  4. doi request reprint l-type amino acid transporter 1 and CD98 expression in primary and metastatic sites of human neoplasms
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Deparmtent of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Cancer Sci 99:2380-6. 2008
    ..Moreover, LAT1 expression was significantly correlated with cell proliferation and angiogenesis...
  5. doi request reprint CD98 expression is associated with poor prognosis in resected non-small-cell lung cancer with lymph node metastases
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:3473-81. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognostic value of L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) and 4F2 heavy chain (CD98) expression in resectable non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients with N1 and N2 nodal involvement...
  6. doi request reprint L-type amino acid transporter 1 expression is a prognostic marker in patients with surgically resected stage I non-small cell lung cancer
    Hisao Imai
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Histopathology 54:804-13. 2009
    ..To evaluate the prognostic value of L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) in patients with stage I non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of thoracic tumors with (18)F-FMT and (18)F-FDG PET-CT: a clinicopathological study
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Int J Cancer 124:1152-60. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that coexpression of LAT1 and CD98 in addition to cell proliferation and angiogenesis is relavant for the progression and metastasis of lung cancer...
  8. doi request reprint Correlation of angiogenesis with 18F-FMT and 18F-FDG uptake in non-small cell lung cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunman 371 8511, Japan
    Cancer Sci 100:753-8. 2009
    ..The present study demonstrated that the metabolic activity of primary tumors as evaluated by PET study with 18F-FMT and 18F-FDG is related to tumor angiogenesis and the proliferative activity in NSCLC...
  9. doi request reprint Assessment of therapy response in lung cancer with ¹⁸F-α-methyl tyrosine PET
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:1204-11. 2010
    ..PET with a novel tracer, L-[3-¹⁸F]-α-methyl tyrosine (¹⁸F-FMT), has been studied in lung cancer. We evaluated ¹⁸F-FMT PET for therapy response in comparison with ¹⁸F-FDG PET...
  10. doi request reprint 18F-FMT uptake seen within primary cancer on PET helps predict outcome of non-small cell lung cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    J Nucl Med 50:1770-6. 2009
    ..L-[3-(18)F]-alpha-methyl tyrosine ((18)F-FMT) is an amino-acid tracer for PET imaging. We evaluated the prognostic significance of (18)F-FMT PET in patients with non-small cell lung cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical implication of glucose transport and metabolism evaluated by 18F-FDG PET in hepatocellular carcinoma
    Bishnuhari Paudyal
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Int J Oncol 33:1047-54. 2008
    ..The present study indicated that combined evaluation of 18F-FDG uptake and expression of Glut-2 might have an important role for management of patients with HCC...
  12. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) and 4F2 heavy chain (CD98) expression in stage I pulmonary adenocarcinoma
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Lung Cancer 66:120-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognostic value of l-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) and 4F2 heavy chain (CD98) expression in patients with stage I pulmonary adenocarcinoma...
  13. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) and 4F2 heavy chain (CD98) expression in early stage squamous cell carcinoma of the lung
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Cancer Sci 100:248-54. 2009
    ..A cooperative expression of LAT 1 and CD98 is a significant pathological factor for predicting the poor prognosis in patients with resectable stage I squamous cell carcinoma of the lung...
  14. doi request reprint Comparison of L-type amino acid transporter 1 expression and L-[3-18F]-α-methyl tyrosine uptake in outcome of non-small cell lung cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Nucl Med Biol 37:911-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the prognostic significance of (18)F-FAMT uptake in the primary tumors with that of LAT1 expression in patients with NSCLC...
  15. doi request reprint Expression of L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) in neuroendocrine tumors of the lung
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Pathol Res Pract 204:553-61. 2008
    ..The present results suggest that LAT1 may play a significant role in cellular proliferation, lymph node metastasis, and poor outcome in patients with NE tumors of the lung...
  16. doi request reprint Additional value of integrated PET/CT over PET alone in the initial staging and follow up of head and neck malignancy
    Tomohiro Ishikita
    Department of Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 24:77-82. 2010
    ..In this study, the additional value of PET/CT fusion images over PET images alone was evaluated in patients with initial staging and follow up of head and neck malignancy...
  17. ncbi request reprint PET and PET/CT using 18F-FDG in the diagnosis and management of cancer patients
    Keigo Endo
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 11:286-96. 2006
    ..PET/CT has become the new standard approach to imaging in the diagnosis and management of many cancer patients...
  18. doi request reprint Imaging and biodistribution of Her2/neu expression in non-small cell lung cancer xenografts with Cu-labeled trastuzumab PET
    Pramila Paudyal
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Cancer Sci 101:1045-50. 2010
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  19. doi request reprint L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) is frequently expressed in thymic carcinomas but is absent in thymomas
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 99:433-8. 2009
    ..We investigated the significance of LAT1 expression to evaluate malignant potential in thymic epithelial tumors...
  20. ncbi request reprint Fluorine-18-alpha-methyltyrosine positron emission tomography for diagnosis and staging of lung cancer: a clinicopathologic study
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 13:6369-78. 2007
    ..Tumor uptake of [(18)F]FMT was compared with that of 2-[(18)F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose ([(18)F]FDG) and correlated with L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) expression...
  21. pmc Clinical significance of L-type amino acid transporter 1 expression as a prognostic marker and potential of new targeting therapy in biliary tract cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    BMC Cancer 13:482. 2013
    ..This study was conducted to determine biological significance of LAT1 expression and investigate whether LAT1 could be a prognostic biomarker for biliary tract cancer...
  22. doi request reprint Predicting cetuximab accumulation in KRAS wild-type and KRAS mutant colorectal cancer using 64Cu-labeled cetuximab positron emission tomography
    Arifudin Achmad
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Cancer Sci 103:600-5. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that this radioimmunoimaging therefore can be clinically translated as an in vivo tool to predict cetuximab accumulation in colorectal cancer patients prior to cetuximab therapy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of FDG-PET for early prediction of the response to gefitinib in non-small cell lung cancer
    Noriaki Sunaga
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Lung Cancer 59:203-10. 2008
    ..The present preliminary study suggests that FDG-PET may be able to predict response to gefitinib in the early stage of therapy in patients with advanced NSCLC and may have a potential prognostic role...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prediction of response to definitive chemoradiotherapy in esophageal cancer using positron emission tomography
    Hiroyuki Kato
    Departments of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Anticancer Res 27:2627-33. 2007
    ..The current study aims to assess the potential role of FDG-PET in predicting the response of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) to definitive chemoradiotherapy (CRT)...
  25. doi request reprint Evaluation of (64)Cu-labeled DOTA-D-Phe(1)-Tyr (3)-octreotide ((64)Cu-DOTA-TOC) for imaging somatostatin receptor-expressing tumors
    Hirofumi Hanaoka
    Department of Bioimaging Information Analysis, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 23:559-67. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to produce and fundamentally examine a (64)Cu-labeled octreotide analog, (64)Cu-1,4,7,10-tetraazacyclododecane-1,4,7,10-tetraacetic acid-D: -Phe(1)-Tyr(3)-octreotide ((64)Cu-DOTA-TOC)...
  26. doi request reprint In vivo therapeutic effect of CDH3/P-cadherin-targeting radioimmunotherapy
    Hiroki Yoshioka
    Department of Diagnosis of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 61:1211-20. 2012
    ..We examined the possible efficacy of the yttrium-90 ((90)Y)-labeled anti-CDH3/P-cadherin mouse monoclonal antibody (MAb-6) in radioimmunotherapy (RIT) for lung and colorectal cancers that express CDH3/P-cadherin...
  27. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of maxillofacial tumor with L-3-[18f]-fluoro-alpha-methyltyrosine (FMT) PET: a comparative study with FDG-PET
    Mitsuyuki Miyakubo
    Department of Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 21:129-35. 2007
    ..To compare L-3-[18F]-fluoro-a-methyltyrosine (FMT)-positron emission tomography (PET) and 2-[18F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG)-PET in the differential diagnosis of maxillofacial tumors...
  28. ncbi request reprint Early diagnosis of recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma with 18F-FDG PET after radiofrequency ablation therapy
    Bishnuhari Paudyal
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Oncol Rep 18:1469-73. 2007
    ..SUV showed a significant correlation with time of recurrence after RFA. 18F-FDG PET may be a dominant imaging modality as a follow-up procedure of HCC after RFA, in terms of early detection of recurrence...
  29. doi request reprint Clinicopathological presentation of varying 18F-FDG uptake and expression of glucose transporter 1 and hexokinase II in cases of hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocellular carcinoma
    Bishnuhari Paudyal
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 22:83-6. 2008
    ....
  30. doi request reprint ¹⁸F-FAMT uptake correlates with tumor proliferative activity in oral squamous cell carcinoma: comparative study with ¹⁸F-FDG PET and immunohistochemistry
    Go Miyashita
    Department of Stomatology and Oral Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 24:579-84. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study is to correlate the uptake of FAMT and FDG with the cellular proliferative activity measured by the Ki-67 labeling index (Ki-67 LI) in oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC)...
  31. doi request reprint 18F-FAMT-PET is useful for the diagnosis of lymph node metastasis in operable esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
    Makoto Sohda
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:3181-6. 2010
    ..This study investigated whether PET/CT with (18)F-FAMT provides additional information for preoperative diagnostic workup of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma compared with that obtained by (18)F-FDG (fluorodeoxyglucose) PET or CT...
  32. doi request reprint Radioimmunotherapy of solid tumors targeting a cell-surface protein, FZD10: therapeutic efficacy largely depends on radiosensitivity
    Hirofumi Hanaoka
    Department of Bioimaging Information Analysis, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 23:479-85. 2009
    ..The purpose of the present study was to elucidate the factors associated with this therapeutic efficacy of (90)Y-MAb 92-13...
  33. ncbi request reprint Dual functional molecular imaging probe targeting CD20 with PET and optical imaging
    Pramila Paudyal
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Oncol Rep 22:115-9. 2009
    ..2e-16, r=0.94). Our findings demonstrate the effectiveness and feasibility of preparing an effective mAb-based dual functional imaging agent for PET and NIRF targeting the CD20 expression in lymphoma...
  34. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of L-type amino acid transporter 1 has antitumor activity in non-small cell lung cancer
    Hisao Imai
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Anticancer Res 30:4819-28. 2010
    ..L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) is highly expressed in various human neoplasms. Antitumor activity of inhibiting LAT1 was analyzed in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  35. doi request reprint Positron emission tomography imaging and biodistribution of vascular endothelial growth factor with 64Cu-labeled bevacizumab in colorectal cancer xenografts
    Bishnuhari Paudyal
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Cancer Sci 102:117-21. 2011
    ..6 ± 1.5 %ID/g) due to hepatic clearance of the tracer. The present study successfully showed (64) Cu-DOTA-bevacizumab as a potential PET tracer for non-invasive imaging of VEGF expression in colorectal cancer xenografts...
  36. doi request reprint Expression of glucose transporters and hexokinase II in cholangiocellular carcinoma compared using [18F]-2-fluro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography
    Bishnuhari Paudyal
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Cancer Sci 99:260-6. 2008
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Clinicopathological significance of ASC amino acid transporter-2 expression in pancreatic ductal carcinoma
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Histopathology 66:234-43. 2015
    ..However, the clinicopathological significance of ASCT2 expression in pancreatic cancer remains unclear. The aim of this study was to investigate the clinical significance of ASCT2 expression in pancreatic cancer...
  38. doi request reprint Diagnostic usefulness of ¹⁸F-FAMT PET and L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) expression in oral squamous cell carcinoma
    Aiko Nobusawa
    Department of Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 40:1692-700. 2013
    ..We investigated the diagnostic usefulness of (18)F-FAMT in oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). The correlation between tumour uptake of (18)F-FAMT and L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) expression was determined...
  39. ncbi request reprint Infiltration of dendritic cells and NK cells into the sentinel lymph node in oral cavity cancer
    Koichi Sakakura
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Oral Oncol 41:89-96. 2005
    ..These results suggest that more significant immune responses against cancer occur in SLNs than in non-SLNs. However the progression of disease including nodal disease may cause systemic immunosuppression...
  40. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 11C-choline PET and FDG PET for the differential diagnosis of malignant tumors
    Mei Tian
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, 371 8511, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 31:1064-72. 2004
    ..However, attention needs to be drawn to the high uptake of 11C-choline in some benign tumors and tumour-like lesions, as this will be of significance in clinical practice...
  41. doi request reprint Hypertensive crisis due to contrast-enhanced computed tomography in a patient with malignant pheochromocytoma
    Sachiko Nakano
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Hospital, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 29:449-51. 2011
    ..Although hypertensive crisis after administration of LOCM is rare, this case suggests that high-dose (131)IMIBG therapy may be a risk factor for hypertensive crisis after administration of intravenous LOCM...
  42. doi request reprint Detection of metastatic lesions from malignant pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma with diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging: comparison with 18F-FDG positron emission tomography and 123I-MIBG scintigraphy
    Akie Takano
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 22:395-401. 2008
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Inverse correlation between tumor perfusion and glucose uptake in human head and neck tumors
    Satoshi Hirasawa
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Gunma Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Acad Radiol 14:312-8. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the relationship between tumor blood flow and glucose uptake in head and neck tumors using perfusion computed tomography (PCT) and fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography (PET)...
  44. doi request reprint Expression of Amino Acid Transporters (LAT1 and ASCT2) in Patients with Stage III/IV Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    Osamu Nikkuni
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Pathol Oncol Res 21:1175-81. 2015
    ..LAT1, 4F2hc and ASCT2 were highly expressed in patients with advanced laryngeal cancer. Our study suggests that the expression of LAT1 plays a crucial role in the metastasis and tumor progression in advanced LSCC...
  45. doi request reprint Clinicopathological significance of L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) expression in patients with adenoid cystic carcinoma
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Pathol Oncol Res 19:649-56. 2013
    ..LAT1 is a promising clinical marker to predict the outcome after surgery in patients with ACC...
  46. ncbi request reprint Review of fluorine-18-2-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) in the follow-up of medullary and anaplastic thyroid carcinomas
    Nasim Khan
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Cancer Control 12:254-60. 2005
    ..A valuable addition to posttreatment follow-up of oncology patients is positron emission tomography using fluorine-18-2-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG-PET)...
  47. ncbi request reprint The usefulness of (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography ((18)F-FDG-PET) and a comparison of (18)F-FDG-pet with (67)gallium scintigraphy in the evaluation of lymphoma: relation to histologic subtypes based on the World Health Organization c
    Norifumi Tsukamoto
    Medicine and Clinical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Cancer 110:652-9. 2007
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint A preliminary study on sentinel lymph node biopsy: feasibility and predictive ability in oral cavity cancer
    Kazuaki Chikamatsu
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 18:257-62. 2004
    ..This may be a useful diagnostic technique for identifying lymph node disease in staging lymph node dissection...
  49. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of FDG PET imaging for the detection of recurrent or metastatic gynecologic cancer
    Nasim Khan
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 19:137-45. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of tumor in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses with [11C]choline PET: comparative study with 2-[18F]fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG) PET
    Hiroshi Ninomiya
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 18:29-34. 2004
    ..PET with 11C-choline may be useful to diagnosis tumors in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses...
  51. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) expression in cutaneous melanoma
    Akira Shimizu
    Departments of aDermatology bOncology Clinical Development cDiagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine dDiagnostic Pathology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma eAdvanced Clinical Research Center, Fukushima Medical University, Fukushima fDivision of Bio system Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    Melanoma Res 25:399-405. 2015
    ..This study had a small sample size. LAT1 can serve as a significant prognostic factor to predict a poor outcome and it may therefore play an important role in the aggressiveness of cutaneous melanoma. ..
  52. doi request reprint Clinical significance of 2-[18F]fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography for the assessment of 131I-metaiodobenzylguanidine therapy in malignant phaeochromocytoma
    Azusa Nakazawa
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Hospital, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:1869-75. 2011
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  53. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of 18F-2-deoxy-2-fluoro-D-glucose positron emission tomography for gastric cancer
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of Surgery 1, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511 Gunma, Japan
    World J Surg 28:247-53. 2004
    ..Detection of nodal metastasis also was not possible by FDG-PET. However, FDG-PET appears to provide important additional information concerning the aggressiveness of the tumor and the prognosis in patients with gastric cancer...
  54. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic usefulness of fluorine-18-alpha-methyltyrosine positron emission tomography in combination with 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose in sarcoidosis patients
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Chest 131:1019-27. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the usefulness of (18)F-FMT PET in combination with fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose ((18)F-FDG) PET for the diagnosis of sarcoidosis in patients with suspected malignancy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph nodes with technetium-99m colloidal rhenium sulfide in patients with esophageal carcinoma
    Hiroyuki Kato
    Department of Surgery I, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Cancer 98:932-9. 2003
    ..They studied whether an analysis of sentinel lymph nodes using cytokeratin (CK) immunohistochemistry increased the accuracy of staging...
  56. ncbi request reprint CD98 is a promising prognostic biomarker in biliary tract cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Department of Medicine and Molecular Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, and Oncology Center, Gunma University Hospital, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 13:654-7. 2014
    ..CD98 is closely associated with tumor growth, biological aggressiveness, and survival of patients. With these data we proposed that CD98 expression is necessary for the development and pathogenesis of biliary tract cancer. ..
  57. doi request reprint The assessment of biologic treatment in patients with rheumatoid arthritis using FDG-PET/CT
    Koichi Okamura
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:1484-91. 2012
    ..To evaluate whether there is a correlation between the differences in joint uptake of 2-[18F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-d-glucose ((18)F-FDG) and the improvement of clinical findings in RA patients undergoing anti-TNF therapies...
  58. ncbi request reprint High [18F] 2-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG) uptake of adrenocortical adenoma showing subclinical Cushing's syndrome
    Akiko Shimizu
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University School of Medicine Motojima General Hospital, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 17:403-6. 2003
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive determination of regional myocardial perfusion with first-pass magnetic resonance (MR) imaging
    Takahito Nakajima
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    Acad Radiol 11:802-8. 2004
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint [Assessment for the image interpretation of 111In-ibritumomab tiuxetan in the phase II study of 90Y-ibritumomab tiuxetan in patients with relapsed or refractory indolent B-cell lymphoma]
    Noboru Oriuchi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine
    Kaku Igaku 45:99-113. 2008
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint The incremental effect of positron emission tomography on diagnostic accuracy in the initial staging of esophageal carcinoma
    Hiroyuki Kato
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Cancer 103:148-56. 2005
    ..g., additional information on lymph node involvement or the presence of distant metastases) compared with computed tomography (CT) in patients with esophageal carcinoma...
  62. ncbi request reprint Semiquantitative analysis of interictal glucose metabolism between generalized epilepsy and localization related epilepsy
    Akio Hikima
    Department of Pediatrics and Developmental Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 18:579-84. 2004
    ..05) between the two groups. These findings indicate that the basal ganglia is involved in the outbreak of generalized seizures or is affected secondarily by the epileptogenicity itself...
  63. doi request reprint Mesial temporal sclerosis associated with methotrexate-induced leukoencephalopathy
    Kouhei Hamamoto
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 40:306-9. 2009
    ..However, our case suggests that the pathogenesis of mesial temporal sclerosis may be associated with methotrexate-induced neurotoxicity...
  64. ncbi request reprint HPA axis dysfunction in unmedicated major depressive disorder and its normalization by pharmacotherapy correlates with alteration of neural activity in prefrontal cortex and limbic/paralimbic regions
    Masako Aihara
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 155:245-56. 2007
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Positron emission tomographic imaging with 11C-choline in differential diagnosis of head and neck tumors: comparison with 18F-FDG PET
    Nasim Khan
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology, Gunma University, Faculty of Medicine, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 18:409-17. 2004
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node mapping with technetium-99m colloidal rhenium sulfide in patients with gastric carcinoma
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Am J Surg 191:465-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine, with the use of technetium-99m colloidal rhenium sulfide, whether the concept of sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) is applicable to gastric cancers...
  67. ncbi request reprint Oncological diagnosis using (11)C-choline-positron emission tomography in comparison with 2-deoxy-2-[(18)F] fluoro-D-glucose-positron emission tomography
    Mei Tian
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology, Gunma University School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Mol Imaging Biol 6:172-9. 2004
    ..To assess and compare the usefulness of (11)C-Choline-positron emission tomography (PET) with that of 2-deoxy-2-[(18)F]fluoro-D-glucose (FDG)-PET for the differentiation between benign and malignant in various tumors...
  68. ncbi request reprint Effect of mitomycin C and vinblastine on FDG uptake of human nonsmall-cell lung cancer xenografts in nude mice
    Mei Tian
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology, Gunma University School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Cancer Biother Radiopharm 19:601-5. 2004
    ..001), as early as day 1. These observations suggest that FDG-PET may be useful for noninvasively monitoring the effects of cancer chemotherapy...
  69. ncbi request reprint Detection of lung cancer with positron coincidence gamma camera using fluorodeoxyglucose in comparison with dedicated PET
    Hong Zhang
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511 Gunma, Japan
    Eur J Radiol 47:199-205. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of FDG imaging with positron coincidence detection gamma camera (PCD) in detecting lung tumor in comparison with FDG imaging with the dedicated positron emission tomography (PET)...
  70. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of positron emission tomography for assessing the response of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy in patients with esophageal cancer
    Hiroyuki Kato
    Department of Surgery I, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Am J Surg 184:279-83. 2002
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint A shifting landscape: what will be next FDG in PET oncology?
    Tomio Inoue
    Department of Radiology, Yokohama City University School of Medicine, Yokohama, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 16:1-9. 2002
    ..This review will briefly survey the tumor uptake mechanism and clinical significance of representative non-FDG PET radiopharmaceuticals used in clinical trials for patients with cancers...
  72. ncbi request reprint The additional value of integrated PET/CT over PET in initial lymph node staging of esophageal cancer
    Hiroyuki Kato
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Oncol Rep 20:857-62. 2008
    ..Integrated PET/CT imaging with co-registration of anatomic and functional imaging data is useful in the initial lymph node staging of patients with operable esophageal cancer compared with PET alone...
  73. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of hemangioma by positron emission tomography: role in a multimodality approach
    Kazuhisa Hatayama
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 27:70-7. 2003
    ....
  74. ncbi request reprint Comparison between whole-body positron emission tomography and bone scintigraphy in evaluating bony metastases of esophageal carcinomas
    Hiroyuki Kato
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Anticancer Res 25:4439-44. 2005
    ..This study aimed to elucidate the potential role of FDG-PET compared with technetium-99m methylene diphosphonate (Tc-99m MDP) bone scintigraphy in the evaluation of bony metastasis in esophageal carcinoma patients...
  75. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of FDG-PET in patients with ovarian carcinoma following surgical treatment
    Hiromasa Kurosaki
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Nuclear Medicine, Toranomon Hospital, Chiba 273 8588, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 20:171-4. 2006
    ..corrected] To determine the prognostic value of FDG-PET after surgical resection in patients with ovarian carcinoma, we compared the results of FDG-PET and serum CA-125 level and prognosis of patients...
  76. ncbi request reprint Carbon-11 choline positron emission tomography in musculoskeletal tumors: comparison with fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography
    Takashi Yanagawa
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 27:175-82. 2003
    ..This is the first trial to investigate the utility of choline PET in evaluating musculoskeletal tumors in comparison with fluorine-18 fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG) PET...
  77. ncbi request reprint Hexokinase-II expression in untreated oral squamous cell carcinoma: comparison with FDG PET imaging
    Mei Tian
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
    Ann Nucl Med 19:335-8. 2005
    ....
  78. ncbi request reprint A phase I radioimmunolocalization trial of humanized monoclonal antibody huA33 in patients with gastric carcinoma
    Junichi Sakamoto
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Cancer Sci 97:1248-54. 2006
    ....
  79. ncbi request reprint Comparison between positron emission tomography and computed tomography in the use of the assessment of esophageal carcinoma
    Hiroyuki Kato
    Department of Surgery I, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Cancer 94:921-8. 2002
    ..The authors retrospectively assessed the performance of 18-F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)-PET in the assessment of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)...
  80. ncbi request reprint Correlation of 18-F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) accumulation with glucose transporter (Glut-1) expression in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
    Hiroyuki Kato
    Department of Surgery I, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Anticancer Res 23:3263-72. 2003
    ....
  81. ncbi request reprint Radioimmunoscintigraphy of intracranial glioma xenograft with a technetium-99m-labeled mouse monoclonal antibody specifically recognizing type III mutant epidermal growth factor receptor
    Syuntaro Takasu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Immunology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Japan
    J Neurooncol 63:247-56. 2003
    ....
  82. doi request reprint Variability of lesion detectability and standardized uptake value according to the acquisition procedure and reconstruction among five PET scanners
    Yasuyuki Takahashi
    Department of Nuclear Medicine Technology, Gunma Prefectural College of Health Sciences, 323 1 Kamioki cho, Maebashi, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 22:543-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to assess differences in the semiquantitative values of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG) uptake among different positron emission tomographic (PET) systems...
  83. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of efficiency of a semiconductor gamma camera]
    Hidenori Otake
    Division of Clinical Radiology, Gunma University Hospital
    Kaku Igaku 39:549-53. 2002
    ..The system spatial resolution (FWHM) was 2.0 mm and 2.2 mm when the distance between source and collimator was 0 cm and 3 cm respectively...
  84. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary thromboembolism. Evaluating the indication and effect of a vena caval filter with indium-111-platelet scintigraphy
    Akiko Yagi
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology, Gunma University School of Medicine, Japan
    Circ J 68:599-601. 2004
    ..In this case, platelet scintigraphy complemented CT in demonstrating the activity and localization of the thrombus and can be used to evaluate the risk of recurrence during thrombolytic therapy after insertion of a filter...
  85. ncbi request reprint Gamma-delta T-cell-mediated dilated cardiomyopathy
    Norifumi Takeda
    Int J Cardiol 125:130-2. 2008
    ..In general, steroid therapy has only a little effect on DCM, however these findings might have implications with respect to the selection of patients who might respond to immunosuppressive therapy...
  86. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of fasting 18F-FDG PET in identification of cardiac sarcoidosis
    Wataru Okumura
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    J Nucl Med 45:1989-98. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the usefulness of fasting (18)F-FDG PET in detecting inflammatory lesions of cardiac sarcoidosis from a pathophysiologic standpoint...