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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 205818, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/205818
Research Article

Usefulness of FDG, MET and FLT-PET Studies for the Management of Human Gliomas

Department of Neurological Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750-1 Ikenobe, Miki-cho, Kita-gun, Kagawa 761-0793, Japan

Received 5 January 2012; Accepted 7 February 2012

Academic Editor: David J. Yang

Copyright © 2012 Keisuke Miyake et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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