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Title: Multimodality Plant Imaging of Small Molecules

Positron emission tomography (PET) is a non-invasive imaging technique used to diagnose disease and monitor therapy. PET imaging has had tremendous impact in healthcare delivery resulting in improved outcomes and reduced costs. The discovery and development of PET is one of the achievements of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) support of the peaceful uses of the atom. This project is a logical extension of the use of the PET technique to live plant imaging to advance DOE’s biological and environmental initiatives.
  1. Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (United States)
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Technical Report
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University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (United States)
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USDOE Office of Science (SC), Biological and Environmental Research (BER) (SC-23)
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United States
38 RADIATION CHEMISTRY, RADIOCHEMISTRY, AND NUCLEAR CHEMISTRY PET imaging of plants; Brassica oleracea; polar auxin transport; As-72; Cu-64; Cl-34m