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Charles Laymon, PhD

Research Associate Professor

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Education Graduate: MS, University of Illinois

PhD, University of Pennsylvania

Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Nuclear Structure, University of Pennsylvania

Nuclear Structure, Los Alamos National Laboratory (New

University of Pennsylvania
Medical / Graduate School MS, University of Illinois
PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Clinical / Post-doctoral Fellowship Nuclear Structure, University of Pennsylvania
Nuclear Structure, Los Alamos National Laboratory (New Mexico)
Current Society of Nuclear Medicine
American Physical Society
& Programs
Nuclear Medicine
Digital Imaging
Clinical Interest
Research Interest PET, MR, and CT methodology for cancer therapy evaluation.

PET hardware development.

Medical image processing
Selected Publications   Oborski MJ, Laymon CM, Qian Y, Lieberman FS, Nelson AD, Mountz JM. Challenges and Approaches to Quantitative Therapy Response Assessment in Glioblastoma Multiforme Using the Novel Apoptosis Positron Emission Tomography Tracer F-18 ML-10. Translational Oncology. 2014;7(1):111-9. doi: 10.1593/tlo.13868. PubMed PMID: WOS:000342684300014.

Lee VK, Nau AC, Laymon C, Chan KC, Rosario BL, Fisher C. Successful tactile based visual sensory substitution use functions independently of visual pathway integrity. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 2014;8. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00291. PubMed PMID: WOS:000339543300001.

Laymon CM, Bowsher JE. Anomaly Detection and Artifact Recovery in PET Attenuation-Correction Images Using the Likelihood Function. Ieee Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing. 2013;7(1):137-46. doi: 10.1109/jstsp.2012.2237380. PubMed PMID: WOS:000318435000013.

Ng JM, Azuma K, Kelley C, Pencek R, Radikova Z, Laymon C, Price J, Goodpaster BH, Kelley DE. PET imaging reveals distinctive roles for different regional adipose tissue depots in systemic glucose metabolism in nonobese humans. American Journal of Physiology-Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2012;303(9):E1134-E41. doi: 10.1152/ajpendo.00282.2012. PubMed PMID: WOS:000310647800006.

Laymon CM, Oborski MJ, Lee VK, Davis DK, Wiener EC, Lieberman FS, Boada FE, Mountz JM. Combined imaging biomarkers for therapy evaluation in glioblastoma multiforme: correlating sodium MRI and F-18 FLT PET on a voxel-wise basis. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2012;30(9):1268-78. doi: 10.1016/j.mri.2012.05.011. PubMed PMID: WOS:000309946000008.

Laymon CM, Narendran R, Mason NS, Carney JP, Lopresti BJ, Mathis CA, Mountz JM, Sashin D, Frankle WG. Human Biodistribution and Dosimetry of the PET Radioligand C-11 Flumazenil (FMZ). Molecular Imaging and Biology. 2012;14(1):115-22. doi: 10.1007/s11307-011-0478-2. PubMed PMID: WOS:000301583900015.

Rosario BL, Weissfeld LA, Laymon CM, Mathis CA, Klunk WE, Berginc MD, James JA, Hoge JA, Price JC. Inter-rater reliability of manual and automated region-of-interest delineation for PiB PET. Neuroimage. 2011;55(3):933-41. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2010.12.070. PubMed PMID: WOS:000288313800009.

Laymon CM, Mason NS, Frankle WG, Carney JP, Lopresti BJ, Litschge MY, Mathis CA, Mountz JM, Narendran R. Human Biodistribution and Dosimetry of the D-2/3 Agonist C-11-N-Propylnorapomorphine (C-11-NPA) Determined from PET. Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 2009;50(5):814-7. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.108.058131. PubMed PMID: WOS:000272487900021.

Laymon CM, Ziolko SK, Becker CR, Price JC, Mountz JM. Registration-based method for determining relative PET/MR left-right image orientation. Neuroimage. 2008;40(1):213-6. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2007.10.062. PubMed PMID: WOS:000253362100020.

Laymon CM, Sashin D, Carney JP, Ruszkiewicz J, Altenburger D, Becker CR, Lopresti BJ, Mason NS, Mountz JM, Price JC, Schavey R, Mathis CA. Evaluation of a commercial radiochromatography module as an arterial blood activity monitor. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 2008;53(2):339-51. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/53/2/003. PubMed PMID: WOS:000252792600003.

Laymon CM, Harrison RL, Kohlmyer SG, Miyaoka RS, Lewellen TK. Charicterization of single and multiple scatter from matter and activity distributions outside the FOV in 3-D PET. Ieee Transactions on Nuclear Science. 2004;51(1):10-5. doi: 10.1109/tns.2004.823340. PubMed PMID: WOS:000220883100002.

Laymon CM, Miyaoka RS, Park BK, Lewellen TK. Simplified FPGA-based data acquisition system for PET. Ieee Transactions on Nuclear Science. 2003;50(5):1483-6. doi: 10.1109/tns.2003.817947. PubMed PMID: WOS:000185922200028.

Laymon CM, Turkington TG. The effects of axial transmission resolution in PET. Ieee Transactions on Nuclear Science. 2001;48(3):876-82. doi: 10.1109/23.940179. PubMed PMID: WOS:000170576300045.

Laymon CM, Turkington TG, Gilland DR, Coleman RE. Transmission scanning system for a gamma camera coincidence scanner. Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 2000;41(4):692-9. PubMed PMID: WOS:000086393400030.

Laymon CM, Turkington TG. Calculation of attenuation factors from combined singles and coincidence emission projections. Ieee Transactions on Medical Imaging. 1999;18(12):1194-200. doi: 10.1109/42.819329. PubMed PMID: WOS:000085345000008.

Honors and  
PubMed Publications   See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of medicine.