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Publication policy

The Preclinical Imaging Core Facility should be acknowledged in any publications arising from data collected on our equipment using e.g. the following text:

“In vivo imaging experiments were performed at, the Preclinical Imaging Core Facility, at University of Southern Denmark and Department of Nuclear Medicine, Odense University Hospital.”

Relevant personnel from the Preclinical Imaging Core Facility should be included as authors if  THEY have  participated significantly in data collection, isotope production, or image analysis  regarding the publication.

Publication list


Knudsen AM. Et al. Surgical resection of glioblastomas induces pleiotrophin-mediated self-renewal of glioblastoma stem cells in recurrent tumors. Neuro Oncol. 2022, 24(7):1074-1087.

Cumming, P. et al. Molecular and Functional Imaging Studies of Psychedelic Drug Action in Animals and Humans. Molecules 26, 2451 (2021).

Pilecki B. et al. MFAP4 Deficiency Attenuates Angiotensin II-Induced Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Formation Through Regulation of Macrophage Infiltration and Activity. Front Cardiovasc Med. 2021, 5;8:764337.


Andersen, T. L., Baun, C., Olsen, B. B., Dam, J. H. & Thisgaard, H. Improving Contrast and Detectability: Imaging with [55Co]Co-DOTATATE in Comparison with [64Cu]Cu-DOTATATE and [68Ga]Ga-DOTATATE. J Nucl Med 61, 228–233 (2020).


Baun, C. et al. Preclinical Evaluation of the Copper-64 Labeled GRPR-Antagonist RM26 in Comparison with the Cobalt-55 Labeled Counterpart for PET-Imaging of Prostate Cancer. Molecules 25, 5993 (2020).


Bucan, A. et al. Comparison between stromal vascular fraction and adipose derived stem cells in a mouse lymphedema model. Journal of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery 54, 302–311 (2020).


Søborg Pedersen, K. et al. Design, Synthesis, Computational, and Preclinical Evaluation of natTi/45Ti-Labeled Urea-Based Glutamate PSMA Ligand. Molecules 25, 1104 (2020).


Tipsmark, C. K. et al. Drinking and Water Handling in the Medaka Intestine: A Possible Role of Claudin-15 in Paracellular Absorption? Int J Mol Sci 21, (2020).


Wiinholt, A. et al. Quantification of tissue volume in the hindlimb of mice using microcomputed tomography images and analysing software. Scientific Reports 10, 8297 (2020).


Jensen, C. H. et al. The imprinted gene Delta like non-canonical notch ligand 1 (Dlk1) associates with obesity and triggers insulin resistance through inhibition of skeletal muscle glucose uptake. EBioMedicine 46, 368–380 (2019).

Mitran, B. et al. Selection of an optimal macrocyclic chelator improves the imaging of prostate cancer using cobalt-labeled GRPR antagonist RM26. Scientific Reports 9, 17086 (2019).



Hervella, P. et al. Chelation, formulation, encapsulation, retention, and in vivo biodistribution of hydrophobic nanoparticles labelled with 57Co-porphyrin: Oleylamine ensures stable chelation of cobalt in nanoparticles that accumulate in tumors. J Control Release 291, 11–25 (2018).

Jørgensen, M. G. et al. Quantification of Chronic Lymphedema in a Revised Mouse Model. Ann Plast Surg 81, 594–603 (2018).



Dam, J. H., Olsen, B. B., Baun, C., Høilund-Carlsen, P. F. & Thisgaard, H. A PSMA Ligand Labeled with Cobalt-55 for PET Imaging of Prostate Cancer. Mol Imaging Biol 19, 915–922 (2017).

Garousi, J. et al. The use of radiocobalt as a label improves imaging of EGFR using DOTA-conjugated Affibody molecule. Sci Rep 7, 5961 (2017).


Mitran, B. et al. High Contrast PET Imaging of GRPR Expression in Prostate Cancer Using Cobalt-Labeled Bombesin Antagonist RM26. Contrast Media Mol Imaging 2017, 6873684 (2017).


Zebrowski, D. C. et al. Cardiac injury of the newborn mammalian heart accelerates cardiomyocyte terminal differentiation. Sci Rep 7, 8362 (2017).



Andersen, D. C. et al. Persistent scarring and dilated cardiomyopathy suggest incomplete regeneration of the apex resected neonatal mouse myocardium--A 180 days follow up study. J Mol Cell Cardiol 90, 47–52 (2016).

Clausen, B. H. et al. Conditional ablation of myeloid TNF increases lesion volume after experimental stroke in mice, possibly via altered ERK1/2 signaling. Scientific Reports 6, 29291 (2016).


Dam, J. H., Olsen, B. B., Baun, C., Høilund-Carlsen, P.-F. & Thisgaard, H. In Vivo Evaluation of a Bombesin Analogue Labeled with Ga-68 and Co-55/57. Mol Imaging Biol 18, 368–376 (2016).


Thisgaard, H. et al. Highly Effective Auger-Electron Therapy in an Orthotopic Glioblastoma Xenograft Model using Convection-Enhanced Delivery. Theranostics 6, 2278–2291 (2016).



Halle, B. et al. Estimation of Tumor Volumes by 11C-MeAIB and 18F-FDG PET in an Orthotopic Glioblastoma Rat Model. J Nucl Med 56, 1562–1568 (2015).

Holm, A. T. et al. Characterization of spontaneous air space enlargement in mice lacking microfibrillar-associated protein 4. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 308, L1114-1124 (2015).



Thisgaard, H. et al. Evaluation of cobalt-labeled octreotide analogs for molecular imaging and auger electron-based radionuclide therapy. J Nucl Med 55, 1311–1316 (2014).


Last Updated 17.05.2024