Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica

Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica

Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica ›› 2009, Vol. 31 ›› Issue (2): 248-252.doi: 10.3881/j.issn.1000-503X.2009.02.025

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Applications of Molecular Imaging in Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque

LI Ming-li;JIN Zheng-yu   

  1. Department of Radiology, PUMC Hospital,CAMS and PUMC,Beijing 100730,China
  • Received:2008-10-27 Revised:1900-01-01 Online:2009-04-30 Published:2009-04-30
  • Contact: JIN Zheng-yu

Abstract: ABSTRACT:Atherosclerosis plaque is the underline cause of ischemic stroke and acute coronary syndrome. In this article, the applications of molecular imaging in vulnerable plaque are reviewed.

Key words: atderosclerosis, vulnerable plaque, molecular imacinc