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Table 1 Compaison of the proportion of blood sampling radioactivity (BS) and image-derived radioactivity (PET)

From: Comparison of the image-derived radioactivity and blood-sample radioactivity for estimating the clinical indicators of the efficacy of boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT): 4-borono-2-18F-fluoro-phenylalanine (FBPA) PET study

  Ascending aorta Aortic arch Pulmonary artery Left ventricle Right ventricle Inferior vena cava Abdominal aorta
PET 3.8 min/BS 3 min (%) 71 ± 24 65 ± 28 76 ± 32 83 ± 45 84 ± 32 80 ± 30 85 ± 47
PET 20.5 min/BS 20 min (%) 83 ± 6 81 ± 4 88 ± 7 78 ± 4 72 ± 4 92 ± 11 88 ± 15
PET 28.8 min/BS 30 min (%) 84 ± 7 81 ± 7 86 ± 10 81 ± 4 82 ± 3 102 ± 18 95 ± 9
PET 53.8 min/BS 50 min (%) 66 ± 5 71 ± 6 68 ± 15 67 ± 8 64 ± 8 82 ± 15 80 ± 10
  1. Data are mean ± SD