Clinical validation of the influence of P-glycoprotein on technetium-99m-sestamibi uptake in malignant tumors

L Kostakoglu, N Elahi, P Kïratlï, S Ruacan, I Sayek, E Baltalï, A Sungur, M Hayran, C F Bekdik
1997 Journal of Nuclear Medicine  
Although our results warrant further studies at the molecular level using PCR techniques after the extraction of mRNA, our data strongly suggest that 99mTc-sestamibi imaging is useful to noninvasively determine the presence of multidrug resistance in patients with malignant tumors.
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