F-18 Fluorothymidine PET Imaging for Early Evaluation of Response to Therapy in Head & Neck Cancer Patients
This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
University of Iowa
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yusuf Menda, University of Iowa
First received: June 10, 2008
Last updated: February 9, 2017
Last verified: February 2017
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||June 2020|
|Primary Completion Date:||December 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Menda Y, Boles Ponto LL, Dornfeld KJ, Tewson TJ, Watkins GL, Schultz MK, Sunderland JJ, Graham MM, Buatti JM. Kinetic analysis of 3'-deoxy-3'-(18)F-fluorothymidine ((18)F-FLT) in head and neck cancer patients before and early after initiation of chemoradiation therapy. J Nucl Med. 2009 Jul;50(7):1028-35. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.108.058495.
Menda Y, Ponto LL, Dornfeld KJ, Tewson TJ, Watkins GL, Gupta AK, Anderson C, McGuire S, Schultz MK, Sunderland JJ, Graham MM, Buatti JM. Investigation of the pharmacokinetics of 3'-deoxy-3'-[18F]fluorothymidine uptake in the bone marrow before and early after initiation of chemoradiation therapy in head and neck cancer. Nucl Med Biol. 2010 May;37(4):433-8. doi: 10.1016/j.nucmedbio.2010.02.005.