Quantitative Evaluation of Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer and Diffusion Tensor Imaging at 3 Tesla MRI for detection of early degeneration in human lumbar intervertebral discs


Grant Data
Project Title
Quantitative Evaluation of Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer and Diffusion Tensor Imaging at 3 Tesla MRI for detection of early degeneration in human lumbar intervertebral discs
Principal Investigator
Professor Khong, Pek Lan   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Kim Mina   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Anthony Marina-Portia   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2010-07-01
Completion Date
2012-06-30
Amount
785968
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Magnetic Resonance Imaging, CEST imaging, Diffusion Tensor Imaging, lumbar intervertebral discs
Discipline
Imaging,Orthopaedics/Traumatology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 768310M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2010/2011
Status
Completed