Rudi A. J. O. Dierckx

Professor of Nuclear Medicine, MD, PhD
Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
University of Groningen

Fields of interest:

Development of new nuclear imaging methods and radiopharmaceuticals, and the evaluation of existing procedures


Recent publications:

Glaudemans A. W., Slart R. H., Bozzao A., Bonanno E., Arca M., Dierckx R. A., Signore A.:
Molecular imaging in atherosclerosis
Eur. J. Nucl. Med. Mol. Imaging 2010; 37(12): 2381-97.

Wu C., van der Have F., Vastenhouw B., Dierckx R. A., Paans A. M., Beekman F. J.:
Absolute quantitative total-body small-animal SPECT with focusing pinholes
Eur. J. Nucl. Med. Mol. Imaging 2010; 37(11): 2127-35.

Golestani R., Tio R., Zeebregts C. J., Zeilstra A., Dierckx R. A., Boersma H. H., Hillege H. L., Slart R. H.:
Abdominal aortic calcification detected by dual X-ray absorptiometry: A strong predictor for cardiovascular events
Ann. Med. 2010; 42(7): 539-45.

Agool A., Dierckx R. A., de Wolf J. T., Vellenga E., Slart R. H.:
Extramedullary haematopoiesis imaging with 18F-FLT PET
Eur. J. Nucl. Med. Mol. Imaging 2010; 37(8): 1620.

Golestani R., Wu C., Tio R. A., Zeebregts C. J., Petrov A. D., Beekman F. J., Dierckx R. A., Boersma H. H., Slart R. H.:
Small-animal SPECT and SPECT/CT: application in cardiovascular research
Eur. J. Nucl. Med. Mol. Imaging 2010; 37(9): 1766-77.

de Klerk O. L., Bosker F. J., Willemsen A. T., Van Waarde A., Visser A. K., de Jager T., Dagyte G., den Boer J. A., Dierckx R. A., Meerlo P.:
Chronic stress and antidepressant treatment have opposite effects on P-glycoprotein at the blood-brain barrier: an experimental PET study in rats
J. Psychopharmacol. 2010; 24(8): 1237-42.

Glaudemans A. W., Maccioni F., Mansi L., Dierckx R. A., Signore A.:
Imaging of cell trafficking in Crohn's disease
J. Cell Physiol. 2010; 223(3): 562-71.

Antunes I. F., Haisma H. J., Elsinga P. H., Dierckx R. A., de Vries E. F.:
Synthesis and evaluation of `18F`-FEAnGA as a PET Tracer for beta-glucuronidase activity
Bioconjug. Chem. 2010; 21(5): 911-20.

Breeuwsma A. J., Pruim J., van den Bergh A. C., Leliveld A. M., Nijman R. J., Dierckx R. A., de Jong I. J.:
Detection of local, regional, and distant recurrence in patients with psa relapse after external-beam radiotherapy using (11)C-choline positron emission tomography
Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys. 2010; 77(1): 160-4.

Mees G., Vangestel C., Dierckx R., Pauwels P., Van Meerbeeck J., Van de Wiele C.:
Carbonic anhydrase IX expression correlates with FDG uptake by primary non-small cell lung cancer
Cancer Biother. Radiopharm. 2010; 25(2): 149-54.