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    • Identifying active vascular micro-calcification by 18F-sodium fluoride positron emission tomography 

      Irkle, Agnese; Vesey, Alex T; Lewis, David Y; Skepper, Jeremy N; Bird, Joseph LE; Dweck, Marc R; Joshi, Francis R et al. (2015-06-03)
      Vascular calcification is a complex biological process that is a hallmark of atherosclerosis. While macrocalcification confers plaque stability, microcalcification is a key feature of high-risk atheroma and is associated ...
    • PET Imaging of Atherosclerotic Disease: Advancing Plaque Assessment from Anatomy to Pathophysiology. 

      Evans, Nicholas Richard; Tarkin, Jason Michael; Chowdhury, Mohammed Mohiuddin; Warburton, Elizabeth A; Rudd, James Harvey (Springer, 2016)
      Atherosclerosis is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality. It is now widely recognized that the disease is more than simply a flow-limiting process and that the atheromatous plaque represents a nidus for inflammation ...