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Ronald R.  Price

Ronald R. Price, Ph.D.

Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences
Professor of Physics and Astronomy
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.
Publications
  • Manning HC, Goebel T, Thompson RC, Price RR, Lee H, Bornhop DJ. Targeted molecular imaging agents for cellular-scale bimodal imaging. Bioconjug. Chem. 2004 Nov; 15(6): 1488-95. PMID: 15546219, DOI: 10.1021/bc049904q, ISSN: 1043-1802.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15546219.
  • Morgan VL, Price RR. The effect of sensorimotor activation on functional connectivity mapping with MRI. Magn Reson Imaging. 2004 Oct; 22(8): 1069-75. PMID: 15527993, PII: S0730-725X(04)00241-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2004.07.002, ISSN: 0730-725X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15527993.
  • Riddle WR, Li R, Fitzpatrick JM, DonLevy SC, Dawant BM, Price RR. Characterizing changes in MR images with color-coded Jacobians. Magn Reson Imaging. 2004 Jul; 22(6): 769-77. PMID: 15234445, PII: S0730725X04000785, DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2004.01.078, ISSN: 0730-725X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15234445.
  • Lavely WC, Scarfone C, Cevikalp H, Li R, Byrne DW, Cmelak AJ, Dawant B, Price RR, Hallahan DE, Fitzpatrick JM. Phantom validation of coregistration of PET and CT for image-guided radiotherapy. Med Phys. 2004 May; 31(5): 1083-92. PMID: 15191296, ISSN: 0094-2405.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15191296.
  • Deane NG, Lee H, Hamaamen J, Ruley A, Washington MK, LaFleur B, Thorgeirsson SS, Price R, Beauchamp RD. Enhanced tumor formation in cyclin D1 x transforming growth factor beta1 double transgenic mice with characterization by magnetic resonance imaging. Cancer Res. 2004 Feb 2/15/2004; 64(4): 1315-22. PMID: 14973059, ISSN: 0008-5472.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14973059.
  • McGrew L, Price RD, Hackler E, Chang MS, Sanders-Bush E. RNA editing of the human serotonin 5-HT2C receptor disrupts transactivation of the small G-protein RhoA. Mol. Pharmacol. 2004 Jan; 65(1): 252-6. PMID: 14722258, PII: 65/1/252, DOI: 10.1124/mol.65.1.252, ISSN: 0026-895X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14722258.
  • Morgan VL, Price RR, Arain A, Modur P, Abou-Khalil B. Resting functional MRI with temporal clustering analysis for localization of epileptic activity without EEG. Neuroimage. 2004 Jan; 21(1): 473-81. PMID: 14741685, PII: S105381190300541X, ISSN: 1053-8119.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14741685.
  • Donnelly EF, Price RR, Pickens DR. Quantification of the effect of system and object parameters on edge enhancement in phase-contrast radiography. Med Phys. 2003 Nov; 30(11): 2888-96. PMID: 14655935, ISSN: 0094-2405.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14655935.
  • Lavely WC, Delbeke D, Greer JP, Morgan DS, Byrne DW, Price RR, Hallahan DE. 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. 2003 Oct 10/1/2003; 57(2): 307-15. PMID: 12957239, PII: S0360301603005996, ISSN: 0360-3016.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12957239.
  • Donnelly EF, Price RR, Pickens DR. Dual focal-spot imaging for phase extraction in phase-contrast radiography. Med Phys. 2003 Sep; 30(9): 2292-6. PMID: 14528949, ISSN: 0094-2405.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14528949.
  • Lee H, Holburn GH, Price RR. Proton MR spectroscopic studies of chronic alcohol exposure on the rat brain. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2003 Aug; 18(2): 147-51. PMID: 12884325, DOI: 10.1002/jmri.10335, ISSN: 1053-1807.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12884325.
  • Parks MH, Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Price RR, Dietrich MS, Nickel MK, Martin PR. Brain fMRI activation associated with self-paced finger tapping in chronic alcohol-dependent patients. Alcohol. Clin. Exp. Res. 2003 Apr; 27(4): 704-11. PMID: 12711934, DOI: 10.1097/01.ALC.0000062759.14944.CF, ISSN: 0145-6008.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12711934.
  • Donnelly EF and Price RR. Quantification of the effect of kVp on edge-enhancement index in phase-contrast radiography. Medical Physics. 2002; 29((6)): 999-1002.
  • 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. 2002; 1536.
  • 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. 2001; 14((3)): 186-95.
  • 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. 2001; 14((3)): 186-95.
  • 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. 2001; 1194.
  • 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. 2001; 1194.
  • 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. 2001; 1166.
  • 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. 2001; 1166.
  • Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Hartmann SL, Price RR. Comparison of functional MRI Realignment Tools using a Computer Generated Phantom. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 2001; 46((3)): 510-4.
  • Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Hartmann SL, Price RR. Comparison of functional MRI Realignment Tools using a Computer Generated Phantom=. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 2001; 46((3)): 510-4.
  • 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. 2000; 12: 711-20.
  • 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. 2000; Kessler RM, Mason NS, Jones C, Ansari MS, Manning RG, Price RR.
  • 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. 2000; 13: 163-6.
  • 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.
  • 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. 2000; 118: 842-8.
  • 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. 2000; 118: A844.
  • 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. 2000; 848.
  • Morgan VL, Pickens DR, Hartmann SL, Riddle RR and Price RR. Software Phantom for Assessment of Functional MRI Realignment Algorithms. Radiology. 2000; 217((P)): 311.
  • 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. 2000; 24((5)): 126A.
  • 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. 1999; 3: 1482.
  • 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. 1999; 116((4)): A1041.
  • 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. 1999; 2: 824.
  • 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. 1999; 23((5)): 66A.
  • 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. 1999; 2: 823.
  • 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. 1999; 213((P)): 503.
  • Price RR, Pickens DR, Morgan VL, Fitzpatrick JM, Dawant B, Brill AB. Online Position Tracking for fMRI Motion Correction. Radiology. 1999; 213((p)): 233.