Ramsey D. Badawi, Hongcheng Shi, Pengcheng Hu, Shuguang Chen, Tianyi Xu, Patricia M. Price, Yu Ding, Benjamin A. Spencer, Lorenzo Nardo1, Weiping Liu, Jun Bao, Terry Jones, Hongdi Li and Simon R. Cherry

First Human Imaging Studies with the EXPLORER Total-Body PET Scanner

J Nucl Med 2019; 60:299–303.


Simon R. Cherry, Terry Jones, Joel S. Karp, Jinyi Qi, William W. Moses, Ramsey D. Badawi,

Total-Body PET: Maximizing Sensitivity to Create New Opportunities for Clinical Research and Patient Care

J Nucl Med 2018; 59:3–12


Simon R. Cherry, Ramsey D. Badawi, Joel S. Karp, William W. Moses, Pat Price, Terry Jones

Total-body imaging: Transforming the role of positron emission tomography

Sci. Transl. Med. Vol. 9, Issue 381, eaaf6169 (2017).

Xuezhu Zhang, Jian Zhou, Simon R. Cherry, Ramsey D. Badawi, Jinyi Qi

Quantitative image reconstruction for total-body PET imaging using the 2-meter long EXPLORER scanner

Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) pp. 2465–2485


Jeffrey P. Schmall, Joel S. Karp, Matt Werner, Suleman Surti

Parallax error in long-axial field-of-view PET scanners – a simulation study

Phys. Med. Biol. 61 (2016) pp. 5443–5455


Suleman Surti, Joel S. Karp

Impact of detector design on imaging performance of a long axial field-of-view, whole-body PET scanner

Phys. Med. Biol. 60 (2015) pp. 5343–5358

Pat Price, Ramsey D. Badawi, Simon R. Cherry, Terry Jones

Ultra-staging to unmask the prescribing of adjuvant therapy in cancer patients: the future opportunity to image micro-metastases using total body 18FDG-PET scanning

J Nucl Med 2014; 55:696-697


Jonathan K. Poon, Magnus L. Dahlbom, William W. Moses, Karthik Balakrishnan, Wenli Wang, Simon R. Cherry, Ramsey D. Badawi

Optimal whole-body PET scanner configurations for different volumes of LSO scintillator: a simulation study

Phys. Med. Biol. 57 (2012) pp. 4077–4094


Simon R. Cherry

The 2006 Henry N. Wagner Lecture: Of Mice and Men (and Positrons) – Advances in PET imaging technology

J Nucl Med 2006; 47:1735–1745