Review on molecular imaging of postprandial metabolism.

Review published by Vera Schrauwen-Hinderling in the Journal of Applied Physiology, ‘Molecular Imaging of Postprandial Metabolism‘. The review describes some recent advances, with particular focus on glucose and fatty acid metabolism in postprandial state, and discusses current gaps in knowledge and new perspectives of application of PET and MRI/MRS for the investigation and treatment of human metabolic diseases.