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Ronald R.  Price

Ronald R. Price, Ph.D.

Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences
Professor of Physics and Astronomy
VICC Member
Researcher

Contact Information:

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
R-1308 Medical Center North
Nashville, TN 37232-2675
615-322-3190

Profile

Dr. Price is Professor of Radiological Sciences and is a leading expert on the development of non-invasive methods to image cancer.

Research Specialty

Magnetic resonance functional imaging Radiation dosimetry Monoenergetic x-ray sources and imaging

Publications
  • Riddle, William R, Li, Rui, Fitzpatrick, J Michael, DonLevy, Susan C, Dawant, Benoit M, Price, Ronald R Characterizing changes in MR images with color-coded Jacobians. Magn Reson Imaging, 22(6), 769-77, 2004.
  • Deane, Natasha G, Lee, Haakil, Hamaamen, Jalal, Ruley, Anna, Washington, M Kay, LaFleur, Bonnie, Thorgeirsson, Snorri S, Price, Ronald, Beauchamp, R Daniel Enhanced tumor formation in cyclin D1 x transforming growth factor beta1 double transgenic mice with characterization by magnetic resonance imaging. Cancer Res, 64(4), 1315-22, 2004.
  • Lavely, William C, Scarfone, Christopher, Cevikalp, Hakan, Li, Rui, Byrne, Daniel W, Cmelak, Anthony J, Dawant, Benoit, Price, Ronald R, Hallahan, Dennis E, Fitzpatrick, J Michael Phantom validation of coregistration of PET and CT for image-guided radiotherapy. Med Phys, 31(5), 1083-92, 2004.
  • McGrew, Lori, Price, Raymond D, Hackler, Elizabeth, Chang, Mike S S, Sanders-Bush, Elaine RNA editing of the human serotonin 5-HT2C receptor disrupts transactivation of the small G-protein RhoA. Mol Pharmacol, 65(1), 252-6, 2004.
  • Morgan, Victoria L, Price, Ronald R, Arain, Amir, Modur, Pradeep, Abou-Khalil, Bassel Resting functional MRI with temporal clustering analysis for localization of epileptic activity without EEG. Neuroimage, 21(1), 473-81, 2004.
  • Manning, H Charles, Goebel, Timothy, Thompson, Reid C, Price, Ronald R, Lee, Haakil, Bornhop, Darryl J Targeted molecular imaging agents for cellular-scale bimodal imaging. Bioconjug Chem, 15(6), 1488-95, 2004.
  • Morgan, Victoria L, Price, Ronald R The effect of sensorimotor activation on functional connectivity mapping with MRI. Magn Reson Imaging, 22(8), 1069-75, 2004.
  • Parks, Mitchell H, Morgan, Victoria L, Pickens, David R, Price, Ronald R, Dietrich, Mary S, Nickel, Mark K, Martin, Peter R Brain fMRI activation associated with self-paced finger tapping in chronic alcohol-dependent patients. Alcohol Clin Exp Res, 27(4), 704-11, 2003.
  • Donnelly, Edwin F, Price, Ronald R, Pickens, David R Dual focal-spot imaging for phase extraction in phase-contrast radiography. Med Phys, 30(9), 2292-6, 2003.
  • Lavely, William C, Delbeke, Dominique, Greer, John P, Morgan, David S, Byrne, Daniel W, Price, Ronald R, Hallahan, Dennis E FDG PET in the follow-up management of patients with newly diagnosed Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma after first-line chemotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 57(2), 307-15, 2003.
  • Lee, Haakil, Holburn, George H, Price, Ronald R Proton MR spectroscopic studies of chronic alcohol exposure on the rat brain. J Magn Reson Imaging, 18(2), 147-51, 2003.
  • Donnelly, Edwin F, Price, Ronald R, Pickens, David R Quantification of the effect of system and object parameters on edge enhancement in phase-contrast radiography. Med Phys, 30(11), 2888-96, 2003.
  • Morgan VL, Abou-Khalil B, Modur P, Wushensky C, Price RR "MRI Functional Connectivity Mapping to Lateralize Temporal Lobe Epilepsy." Tenth Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 1536, 2002.
  • Donnelly EF and Price RR "Quantification of the effect of kVp on edge-enhancement index in phase-contrast radiography." Medical Physics, 29(6), 999-1002, 2002.
  • Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Hartmann SL, Price RR "Comparison of functional MRI Realignment Tools using a Computer Generated Phantom." Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 46(3), 510-514, 2001.
  • Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Hartmann SL, Price RR "Comparison of functional MRI Realignment Tools using a Computer Generated Phantom=." Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 46(3), 510-514, 2001.
  • Melzer P, Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Price RR, Wall RS and Ebner FF "Cortical Activation During Braille Reading is Influenced by Early Visual Experience in Subjects with Severe Visual Disability: A Correlation fMRI Study." Human Brain Mapping, 14(3), 186-195, 2001.
  • Melzer P, Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Price RR, Wall RS and Ebner FF "Cortical Activation During Braille Reading is Influenced by Early Visual Experience in Subjects with Severe Visual Disability: A Correlation fMRI Study." Human Brain Mapping, 14(3), 186-195, 2001.
  • Morgan VL and Price RR "Dependence of Functional Connectivity on Functional State of the Brain." Eighth Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 1194, 2001.
  • Morgan VL and Price RR "Dependence of Functional Connectivity on Functional State of the Brain." Eighth Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 1194, 2001.
  • Morgan VL and Price RR "MRI Functional Connectivity to Distinguish Primary and Secondary Pathways." Eighth Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 1166, 2001.
  • Morgan VL and Price RR "MRI Functional Connectivity to Distinguish Primary and Secondary Pathways." Eighth Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 1166, 2001.
  • Melzer P, Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Price RR, Wall RS and Ebner FF "Cortical Activation during Braille Reading is Influenced by Early Visual Experience in Subjects with Severe Visual Disability: A Correlation fMRI Study." Submitted to NeuroImage, 2000, submitted.
  • Flanery MA, Shelton AL, Palmeri TJ, Morgan VL, Price RR and Pickens DR "A Functional Brain Imaging Study of Perceptual Categorization." Paper presented at the 7th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA, 2000.
  • Grossman ED, Donnelly M, Price R, Morgan V, Pickens D, Neighbor G, Blake R "Brain Areas Involved in Perception of Biological Motion." Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience , 12711-720, 2000.
  • Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Hartman SL, Price RR "Comparison of Functional MRI Image Realignment Tools Using a Computer Generated Phantom." Eighth Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 848, 2000.
  • Parks MH, Morgan VL, Price DR, Dietrich MS, Martin PR "Disrupted simple motor fronto-cerebellar circuits in chronic alcoholics demonstrated by fMRI." Alcoholism Clin. & Experimental Res., 24(5), 126A, 2000.
  • Lee H, Holburn GE, Price RR "In Vivo and In Vitro Proton NMR Spectroscopic Studies of Thiamine-Deficient Rat Brains." Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 13163-166, 2000.
  • Mertz H, Morgan V, Tanner G, Pickens D, Price R, Shyr Y, Kessler R "Regional Cerebral Blood Flow in IBS and Controls with Painful and Non-Painful Rectal Distention." Gastroenterology, 118842-848, 2000.
  • Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Hartmann SL, Riddle RR and Price RR "Software Phantom for Assessment of Functional MRI Realignment Algorithms." Radiology, 217(P), 311, 2000.
  • Mertz H, Morgan V, Tanner G, Pickens D, Price R, Shyr Y, Kessler R "The Effects of Psychologic Symptoms and Anticipation on Cerebral Activation During Rectal Pain in IBS and Controls." Gastroenterology, 118A844, 2000.
  • Kessler RM, Mason NS, Jones C, Ansari MS, Manning RG, Price RR "[18F]N-allyl-5-fluoropropylepidepride (Fallypride): Radiation Dosimetry, Quantification of Striatal and extrastriatal Dopamine receptors in Man. Presented at the Third Intern." Symp. on Functional Neuroreceptor Mapping of Living Brain, Kessler RM, Mason NS, Jones C, Ansari MS, Manning RG, Price RR. , 2000.
  • Parks MH, Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Price RR, Schlack HM and Martin PR "Cerebellar fMRI Studies of Alcohol-Induced Brain Injury." Proceedings of the ISMRM, 2823, 1999.
  • Pickens DR, Price RR, Bruno MA, Partain CL, Riddle WR, Partain L "Clinical and Physical Evaluation of an Amorphous Silicon X-Ray Imaging System Suitable for Extremity Imaging." Radiology, 213(P), 503, 1999.
  • Mertz H, Tanner G, Morgan V, Pickens D, Price R, Kessler R "Functional MRI Detects Activation of Anterior Cingulate and Prefrontal Cortex in IBS Patients But Not Controls During Rectal Pain." Gastroenterology, 116(4), A1041, 1999.
  • Parks M, Morgan V, Pickens D, Price R, Schlack H, Martin P "Functional MRI Studies of Motor Plasticity During Recovery of Alcohol-Induced Brain Injury with Abstinence." Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research , 23(5), 66A, 1999.
  • Lee H, Keel A, Holburn G, Martin PR and Price R "In-vivo and In-vitro NMR Spectroscopic Studies of Thiamine Deficient Rat Brains." Proceedings of the ISMRM, 31482, 1999.
  • Price RR, Pickens DR, Morgan VL, Fitzpatrick JM, Dawant B, Brill AB "Online Position Tracking for fMRI Motion Correction." Radiology, 213(p), 233, 1999.
  • Morgan VL, Mertz H, Pickens DR, Price RR, Tanner WG and Kessler R "Study of Irritable Bowel Syndrome Using Functional MRI." Proceedings of the ISMRM, 2824, 1999.