Speaker: Prof. Dr. Jörg Kotzerke
Organizer: HIRO, OncoRay, DKTK
Registration necessary: yes
Tracer principle is the basis of radionuclide application which includes molecular imaging and therapy. This lecture explains the application of specific radiotracers for visualization of physiology and specific changes in blood flow, metabolism as well as transporter or receptor state depending on disease and its genesis. Clinical applications of FDG-PET are explained in tumor, inflammation and degeneration. The lecture gives an overview on cancer therapy with special focus on thyroid carcinoma.
Until further notice, the lecture series will take place online only.