Publications by authors named "Michael Schäfers"

249 Publications

Characterization of the inflammatory post-ischemic tissue by full volumetric analysis of a multimodal imaging dataset.

Neuroimage 2020 11 31;222:117217. Epub 2020 Jul 31.

European Institute for Molecular Imaging (EIMI), University of Münster, Münster, Germany; PET Imaging in Drug Design and Development (PET3D), Münster, Germany; Imaging Neuroinflammation in Neurodegenerative Diseases (INMIND) EU FP7 consortium, Münster, Germany; Immune Image, Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI); Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Münster, Münster, Germany. Electronic address:

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November 2020

Incremental diagnostic value of [F]tetrafluoroborate PET-CT compared to [I]iodine scintigraphy in recurrent differentiated thyroid cancer.

Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2020 10 4;47(11):2639-2646. Epub 2020 Apr 4.

Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Münster, Albert-Schweitzer-Campus 1, 48149, Münster, Germany.

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October 2020

Comparison of two elastic motion correction approaches for whole-body PET/CT: motion deblurring vs gate-to-gate motion correction.

EJNMMI Phys 2020 Mar 30;7(1):19. Epub 2020 Mar 30.

European Institute for Molecular Imaging, University of Münster, Waldeyerstr. 15, Münster, 48149, Germany.

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March 2020

Optimizing the Biodistribution of Radiofluorinated Barbiturate Tracers for Matrix Metalloproteinase Imaging by Introduction of Fluorescent Dyes as Pharmacokinetic Modulators.

Bioconjug Chem 2020 04 30;31(4):1117-1132. Epub 2020 Mar 30.

Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Münster, Albert-Schweitzer-Campus 1, Building A1, D-48149 Münster, Germany.

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April 2020

Prevalence of hyperfunctioning thyroid nodules among those in need of fine needle aspiration cytology according to ATA 2015, EU-TIRADS, and ACR-TIRADS.

Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2020 06 9;47(6):1518-1526. Epub 2020 Mar 9.

Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital of Münster, Albert-Schweitzer-Campus 1, 48149, Münster, Germany.

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June 2020

Toward precise arterial input functions derived from DCE-MRI through a novel extracorporeal circulation approach in mice.

Magn Reson Med 2020 09 20;84(3):1404-1415. Epub 2020 Feb 20.

Translational Research Imaging Center, Department of Clinical Radiology, University Hospital Münster, Münster, Germany.

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September 2020

Clinical Evaluation of a Data-Driven Respiratory Gating Algorithm for Whole-Body PET with Continuous Bed Motion.

J Nucl Med 2020 10 14;61(10):1520-1527. Epub 2020 Feb 14.

Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Münster, Münster, Germany.

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October 2020

F-FDG PET/CT Uptake Classification in Lymphoma and Lung Cancer by Using Deep Convolutional Neural Networks.

Radiology 2020 Feb 10;294(2):445-452. Epub 2019 Dec 10.

From the Research and Clinical Collaborations, Siemens Medical Solutions USA, 810 Innovation Dr, Knoxville, TN 37932 (L.S., B.S., S.Z.); Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Münster, Münster, Germany (R.S., N.A., T.V., M.S.); Cells in Motion (CiM) Cluster of Excellence, University of Münster, Münster, Germany (M.S.); and European Institute for Molecular Imaging, University of Münster, Münster, Germany (R.S., M.S.).

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February 2020

Targeting Endothelin Receptors in a Murine Model of Myocardial Infarction Using a Small Molecular Fluorescent Probe.

Mol Pharm 2020 01 18;17(1):109-117. Epub 2019 Dec 18.

Translational Research Imaging Center, Department of Clinical Radiology , University Hospital Münster , Münster 48149 , Germany.

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January 2020

Update on imaging-based diagnosis of acute renal allograft rejection.

Am J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2019 15;9(2):110-126. Epub 2019 Apr 15.

Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Nephrology and Rheumatology, University Hospital of Muenster 48149 Muenster, Germany.

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April 2019

Proline-based hydroxamates targeting the zinc-dependent deacetylase LpxC: Synthesis, antibacterial properties, and docking studies.

Bioorg Med Chem 2019 05 30;27(10):1997-2018. Epub 2019 Mar 30.

Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Hamburg, Martin-Luther-King-Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg, Germany; German Center for Infection Research (DZIF), Partner Site Hamburg-Lübeck-Borstel-Riems, Germany. Electronic address:

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May 2019