Peter Caravan1, Yan Yang1, Roshini Zachariah2, David E. Sosnovik1, Guangping Dai1, Bryan Fuchs2, Michael Lanuti2
1A. A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA, United States; 2Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, United States
Pulmonary fibrosis is a devastating disease with poor clinical outcomes. We show that ultrashort TE imaging with a collagen-targeted gadolinium-based MR probe can specifically identify pulmonary fibrosis in a mouse model of disease.