Conference Abstracts

2016

 

Fiber Orientation Measurement Using Diffusion MRI and CLARITY on the Same Human Brain Tissue.

Leuze C, Goubran M, Aswendt M, Tian Q, Hsueh B, Zeineh M, Deisseroth K, McNab JA.

Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Geneva, Switzerland, June 2016. ***Received a Merit Abstract Award for being one of the top-rated abstracts.**

 

In Vivo Characterization of the Radial and Tangential Diffusion Patterns in Human Cerebral Cortex.

Tian Q, Leuze C, Yang G, Polimeni J, McNab JA.

Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Geneva, Switzerland, June 2016.

 

Diffusion MRI Tractography for Improved MRI-Guided Focused Ultrasound Thalamotomy Targeting for Essential Tremor.

Tian Q, Wintermark M, Butts Pauly K, Huss D, Elias WJ,, McNab JA.

Annual Meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, Singapore, May 2016.

 

2015

Determining the Microstructural Basis of Human MRI Using CLARITY

Leuze C, Goubran M, Ferenczi EA, Hsueh B, Plowey E, Tian Q, Tomer R, Zeineh M, Deisseroth K, McNab JA.

Annual Meeting of the Society For Neuroscience, Chicago, October 2015.

 

MRI evaluation of the CLARITY method for lipid removal from brain tissue

Leuze C, Tomer R, Ferenczi E, Tian Q, Zeineh M, Deisseroth K, McNab JA.

Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Honolulu, June 2015. 

 

Diffusion Tensor Imaging Measurement of White Matter Study in Normal Children Versus Young Judo Athletes

Toh ZH, McNab JA, Chuang K-H, Hong X, Wong WH, Gu QL, Tang PH.

Magnetic Resonance in South East Asia Workshop, Biopolis, Singapore, January 2015.

 

Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Women with Postsurgical Chronic Pain

Toh ZH, McNab JA, Chuang K-H, Hong X, Won WH, Gu QL, Tang PH, Sng BL.

5th International Congress on Neuropathic Pain, Nice, France, May, 2015.

 

Undersampled High-Frequency Diffusion Signal Recovery Using Model-Free Multi-Scale Dictionary Learning

Gong E, Tian Q, Pauly JM, McNab JA

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

Motion Estimation from Noise Intrinsic Correlation between RF Channels (MECHANICS)

Gong E, Tian Q, McNab JA, Pauly JM.

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

Undersampled High-Frequency Diffusion Signal Recovery Using Model-Free Multi-Scale Dictionary Learning

Gong E, Tian Q, Pauly JM, McNab JA

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

TractCaliber: Axon diameter estimation across white matter tracts in the in vivo human brain using 300 mT/m gradients.

Huang S, Witzel T, Fan Q, McNab JA, Wald L, Nummenmaa A.

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

FMRI using a 3D radial-Cartesian trajectory: spatio-temporal tunability and artifact correction.

Graedel N, Chiew M, McNab JA, Miller K. 

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

3D Hybrid Radial-Cartesian Sampling for Improved Resting State FMRI using k-t FASTER.

Chiew M, Graedel NN, McNab JA, Smith SM, Miller KL.

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

Analysis of Hemorrhagic Traumatic Axonal Injury Lesions Using Seed-Based Resting-State FMRI at 7T.

Lee S, Polimeni JR, Witzel T, Price CM, Greicius MD, Edlow BL, McNab JA.

.International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

Evaluation of MR Contrast in Cleared Tissue.

Leuze C, Tomer R, Tian Q, Ferenczi E, Spielman D,  Zeineh M, Deisseroth K,  McNab JA.

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

A Crusher Gradient Scheme for Stimulated Echo Double Wave Vector Diffusion Imaging for 7T Human MRI.

Yang G, Leuze C, McNab JA.

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

In Vivo Measurement of Intra-Voxel Crossing Fibers in the Cerebral Cortex Using Diffusion MRI.

 Tian Q, Leuze C, Rokem A, McNab JA.

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

Effects of Motion on Coupling of Coil Elements and Parallel Imaging Reconstruction at 3T and 7T.

 Tian Q, Gong E, Leuze C, Pauly J, McNab JA.

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

Quantification of 3D Microscopic Tissue Features in CLARITY Data for Comparison with Diffusion MRI.

Tian Q, Leuze C, Tomer R, Ferenczi E, Zeineh M, Deisseroth K, McNab JA.

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting: Toronto, Canada, June 2015.

 

MRI Evaluation of the CLARITY Method for Lipid Removal From Brain Tissue

Leuze C, Tomer R, Ferenczi E, Tian Q, Zeineh M, Deisseroth K, McNab JA.

Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping: Honolulu, USA, June 2015.

 

2014

Integration of Postmortem Neuroimaging and Histopathology to Determine the Neuroanatomic Basis for Recovery of Consciousness after Traumatic Coma

Edlow BL, McNab JA, Van der Kouwe A, Witzel T, Stevens A, Moreau A, Tirrell L, Varjabedian A, Vinke L, Frosch MP, Schwamm LH, Greeberg SM, Wu O, Wald LL, Perl DP, Fischl B, Kinney HC, Folkerth RD.

MGH Clinical Research Day Symposium, Boston, USA, September 2014.

 

Quantitative Assessment of Axon Diameter and Density in Multiple Sclerosis using High Gradient Diffusion MRI

Huang SY, Tobyne S, Nummenmaa A, Witzel T, Wald LL, McNab JA, Klawiter E

Radiological Society of North America Conference, Chicago, USA, November 2014.

 

Diffusion Tensor Imaging Measurements Of White Matter Tracts In Children With Epilepsy: Part II

Toh ZH, McNab JA, Chuang K-H, Hong X, Wong WH, Moe YA, Gu QL, Chan D, Tang PH

International Congress of Radiology, Dubai, UAE, September 2014.

 

In Vivo Characterization of Axonal Damage in Multiple Sclerosis using High-gradient Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Huang SY, Tobyne S, Nummenmaa A, Witzel T, Wald LL, McNab JA, Klawiter E

Joint ACTRIMS-ECTRIMS Meeting, Boston, USA, Spetember 2014.

 

Diffusion Tensor Imaging Measurements of White Matter Tracts in Children with Focal Epilepsy

Toh ZH, McNab JA, Chuang K-H, Hong X, Wong WH, Moe YA, Gu QL, Chan D, Tang PH

SingHealth Duke-NUS Scientific Congress, Singapore, May 2014.

 

In Vivo Estimation of Axon Diameter in the Human Spinal Cord using 300 mT/m Gradients

Duval T, McNab JA, Setsompop K, Witzel T, Schneider T, Huang SY, Keil B, Klawiter E, Wald LL, Cohen-Adad J

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual scientific Meeting, Milan, Italy, May 2014 (Poster)

 

The Impact of Gradient Strength on In Vivo Diffusion MRI Estimates of Axon Diameter

Huang SY, Nummenmaa A, Witzel T, Duval T, Cohen-Adad J, Wald LL, McNab JA

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual scientific Meeting, Milan, Italy, May 2014 (Power Poster) Received a Magna Cum Laude Award!

 

Optimizing Q-Space Sampling Density for Diffusion Spectrum Imaging

Tian Q, Rokem A, Eldow BL, Folkerth RD, McNab JA

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual scientific Meeting, Milan, Italy May 2014 (E-Poster)

 

Integration of Advanced Imaging and Histopathology to Determine the Neuroanatomic Basis of Traumatic Coma and Recovery of Consciousness

Edlow BL, McNab JA, Witzel T, van der Kouwe A, Stevens A, Vinke L, Ebling M, Schwamm LH, Greenberg SM, Wu O, Wald LL, Fischl B, Kinney HC, Folkerth RD

British Neuropathological Society Meeting, London, UK, March 2014 (Oral)

 

2013

Use of High Gradient Strength MR to Determine Corpus Callosum Axon Diameter Distributions in Multiple Sclerosis

Klawiter E, Tobyne S, Huang S, Witzel T, Himanshu B, Heberlein K, Feiweier T, Liu K, Wald LL, McNab JA

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Workshop on Multiple Sclerosis as a Whole-Brain Disease, London, UK, June 2013  (Oral)

 

Human Hippocampal-Caudal Brainstem Connectivity Determined by the Connectome: Implications for Seizure-Related, Sudden Death

Kinney HC, Edlow BL, Witzel T, Wald LL, McNab JA

American Association of Neuropathologists, Charleston, SC, June 2013 (Oral)

 

2012

In Vivo Human Brain Measurements of Axon Diameter Distributions in the Corpus Callosum using 300 mT/m Maximum Gradient Strengths

McNab JA, Witzel T, Bhat H, Heberlein K, Keil B, Cohen-Adad J, Tisdall MD, Wald LL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, May 2012 (Poster)

 

Comparison of In Vivo Human, In Vivo Macaque and Ex Vivo Human Measurements of Diffusion Orientation in the Cerebral Cortex

McNab JA, Polimeni JR, Wang R, Augustinack JC, Fujimoto K, Player A, Triantafyllou, Janssens T, Farivar R, Vanduffel W, Wald LL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, May 2012 (Poster)

 

An Implanted 8-channel Array Coil for High-resolution Macaque MRI at 3T

Janssens T, Keil B, Farivar R, McNab JA, Polimeni JR, Wald LL, Vanduffel W

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, May 2012 (Poster)

 

Improved Q-Ball Imaging using a 300 mT/m Human Gradient

Cohen-Adad J, Tisdall MD, Kimmlingen R, Eberlein E, Witzel T, Hoecht P, Keil B, Nistler J, Lehne D, Heberlein K, McNab JA, Thein H, Schmitt F, Rosen BR, Wedeen VJ, Wald LL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, May 2012 (Oral)

 

Rapid Mulit-Shot Segmented EPI using the Simultaneous Multi-Slice Acquisition Method

Polimeni JR, Setsompop K, Gagoski BA, McNab JA, Triantafyllou C, LL Wald

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, May 2012 (Poster)

 

Comparison of Thermal and Physiological Noise Amplification in Accelerated and Segmented EPI Acquisitions

Triantafyllou C, Polimeni JR, McNab JA, Witzel T, Wald LL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, May 2012 (Poster)

 

In Vivo Imaging of Fiber Pathways of the Human Brain with Ultra-high Gradients

Wedeen VJ, Wald LL, Cohen-Adad J, Tisdall MD, McNab JA, Wang R, Witzel T, Kimmlingen R, Eberlein E, Hoecht P, Keil B, Nistler J, Lehne D, Heberlein K, Thein H, Schmitt F, Van Horn J, Toga A, Rosen BR

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, May 2012 (Poster)

 

2011

Diffusion Orientations in Primary Sensory Cortices Appear Parallel to the Cortical Surface

McNab JA, Polimeni JR, Miller KL, Stevens A, Wang R, Augustinack J, Fischl B, Wald LL

Organization for Human Brain Mapping Annual Meeting, Quebec, Canada, June 2011 (Poster)

 

Surface Based Analysis of Diffusion Orientation for Identifying Architectonic Domains in the In Vivo Human Cortex

McNab JA, Polimeni JR, Wald LL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Montreal, Canada, May 2011 (Oral)

 

Effect of Post-Mortem Interval on Diffusion Indices in Ex-Vivo Human Brains

Miller KL, Stagg CJ, Johansen-Berg H, McNab JA

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Montreal, Canada, May 2011 (Poster)

 

Lots of Loops: Constructing a Highly Parallel Brain Array Coil

Keil B, Sander CY, Tountcheva V, McNab JA, Fujimoto K, Triantafyllou C, Wald LL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Montreal, Canada, May 2011 (Poster)

 

2010

Diffusion Tractography in Ex Vivo Human Brains is Superior using Steady-State Free Precession

Miller KL. Douaud G, Jbabdi S, Behrens TEJ, McNab JA

Organization for Human Brain Mapping Annual Meeting, Barcelona, Spain, June 2010 (Poster)

 

Improving Sensitivity in Low SNR Diffusion Imaging Using Optimal SNR Coil Combinations

McNab JA, Polimeni JA, Cohen-Adad JA, Wald LL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, May 2010 (Poster)

 

Improving SNR per Unit Time in Diffusion Imaging using a Blipped CAIPIRINHA Simultaneous Multi-slice EPI Acquisition Setsompop K, Cohen-Adad JA, McNab JA, Gagoski BA, Wedeen VJ, Wald LL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, May 2010 (Oral)

 

Improving High-resolution Q-ball Imaging with a Head Insert Gradient: Bootstrap and SNR Analysis

Cohen-Adad JA, McNab JA, Benner T, Descoteaux M, Mareyam A, Wedeen VJ, Wald LL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, May 2010 (Poster)

 

Comparison of Spin Echo and Steady-State Free Precession Sequences for Diffusion Tractography of Whole, Ex-vivo Human Brains

Miller KL, Douaud G, Jbabdi S, Behrens TEJ, McNab JA

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, May 2010 (Poster)

 

2009

Steady-State Diffusion-Weighted Imaging with Trajectory using Radially Batched Internal Navigator Echoes (TURBINE)

McNab JA, Gallichan D, Robson MD, Miller KL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Honolulu, USA, April 2009 (Oral)

 

Steady-State Diffusion-Weighted Imaging with Trajectory Using Radially Batched Internal Navigator Echoes (TURBINE)

McNab JA, Gallichan D, Robson MD, Miller KL

ISMRM Workshop on Data Sampling and Image Reconstruction, Sedona, USA, January 2009 (Oral)

 

2008

Probablistic Tractography Using Steady-State Diffusion Imaging: A Promising Option for Achieving Higher Spatial and Angular Resolution

McNab JA, Jbabdi S, Deoni SC, Douaud G, Behrens T, Miller KL.

Organization for Human Brain Mapping Annual Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, June 2008 (Poster)

 

High Resolution DTI in Whole, Fixed, Human Brain Reveals Cortical Fire Patterns That Correspond Well with Histological Stains

McNab JA, Voets N, Chance S, Douaud G, Jenkinson N, Aziz T, Miller KL

Organization for Human Brain Mapping Annual Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, June 2008 (Oral)

 

High Resolution Probabilistic Tractography in Whole, Fixed, Human Brain Using Diffusion-Weighted Steady-State Free Precession

McNab JA, Jbabdi S, Deoni SC, Douaud G, Behrens T, Miller KL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Toronto, Canada, May 2008 (Poster)

 

A Comparison of In Vivo and Ex Vivo Diffusion Tensor Imaging in the Same Patient

McNab JA, Voets N, Douaud G, Jenkinson N, Aziz T, Miller KL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Toronto, Canada, May 2008 (Oral)

 

Modelling Diffusion-Weighted Steady-State Free Precession in Terms of the Reciprocal spatial Wave Vector and Non-Gaussian Diffusion Probability Density Functions

McNab JA, Miller KL.

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Toronto, Canada, May 2008 (Poster)

 

Constructive Interference Steady-State Imaging in Post- Mortem Human Brain: An Alternative or Adjunct to Conventional Autopsy?

McNab JA, Jenkinson N, Aziz T, Miller KL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Toronto, Canada, May 2008 (Poster)

 

Partial-Volume Modelling in Diffusion MRI

Smith S, McNab JA, Miller KL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Toronto, Canada, May 2008 (Oral)


High Resolution Diffusion Tensor Imaging

McNab JA, Voets N, Chance S, Douaud G, Aziz T, Jenkinson N, Miller KL

International Networking for Young Scientists Workshop on Medical Imaging Sponsored by British Council Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand, April 2008 (Poster)

 

High Resolution Diffusion Tensor Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Whole, Fixed, Human Brain at 3 Tesla

McNab JA, Voets N, Chance S, Douaud G, Aziz T, Miller KL, Jenkinson N

Medical Research Council Technology Showcase in Neuroscience and Mental Health, Bristol, United Kingdom, March 2008 (Poster)

 

2007

Too Many Peanuts Makes You Fat: Sensitivity of Diffusion Weighted Steady State Free Precession to Anisotropic Diffusion in Ex Vivo Brain Tissue

McNab JA, Miller KL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Berlin, Germany, May 2007 (Poster)

 

2006

Sensitivity of Diffusion-Weighted Steady-State Free Precession to Diffusion Anisotropy

McNab JA, Miller KL

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Seattle, USA, May 2006 (Poster)

 

Quantitative Metabolite Mapping in Human Brain at 4T using Short TE 1H LASER-CSI and Tissue Segmentation

McNab JA, Bartha R

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Seattle, USA, May 2006 (Poster)

 

2005

Metabolite Mapping in Glioblastoma Multiforme

McNab JA, Megyesi J, Watling C, Bartha R

Oncology Research and Awards Day, Department of Oncology, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada, May 2005 (Poster)

 

Quantitative Short-Echo 1H Chemical Shift Imaging in Human Brain Incorpo-rating Macromolecule Subtraction

McNab JA, Bartha R

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Miami, USA, May 2005 (Poster)

 

4 Tesla 1H MR Spectroscopy and 23Na Imaging in Low Grade Glioma

Bartha R, McNab JA, Rajakumar C, Megyesi J, Watling C

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Miami, USA, May 2005 (Oral)

 

2004

Serial Measurements of Tumour Oxygen Tension in the Shionogi Model of Prostate Cancer using 19F NMR

McNab JA, Yung A, Kozlowski P

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Proceedings of the twelfth Scientific Meeting, Kyoto, Japan, May 2004 (Poster)

Non-Invasive Measurement of Tumour Metabolism in Low and High Grade Glioma

McNab JA, Megyesi J, Watling C, Bartha R

Oncology Research and Awards Day, Department of Oncology, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada May 2004 (Oral)