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Published:September 21, 2006DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsych.2006.06.008
      In response to our article (
      • Parsey R.V.
      • Kent J.M.
      • Oquendo M.A.
      • Richards M.C.
      • Pratap M.
      • Cooper T.B.
      • et al.
      Acute occupancy of brain serotonin transporter by sertraline as measured by [11C]DASB and positron emission tomography.
      ),
      • Meyer J.H.
      • Wilson A.A.
      • Ginovart N.
      • Goulding V.
      • Hussey D.
      • Hood K.
      • et al.
      Occupancy of serotonin transporters by paroxetine and citalopram during treatment of depression: A [(11)C]DASB PET imaging study.
      ,
      • Meyer J.H.
      • Wilson A.A.
      • Sagrati S.
      • Hussey D.
      • Carella A.
      • Potter W.Z.
      • et al.
      Serotonin transporter occupancy of five selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors at different doses: An [(11)C]DASB positron emission tomography study.
      have written “there was an important error in the description of our method of reference region selection for our [11C]DASB positron emission tomography (PET) occupancy studies.” It appears our description of their method is not correct based on their letter, but unfortunately, we could only rely on what we had found in their previously published articles. We cited both references
      • Meyer J.H.
      • Wilson A.A.
      • Ginovart N.
      • Goulding V.
      • Hussey D.
      • Hood K.
      • et al.
      Occupancy of serotonin transporters by paroxetine and citalopram during treatment of depression: A [(11)C]DASB PET imaging study.
      and
      • Meyer J.H.
      • Wilson A.A.
      • Sagrati S.
      • Hussey D.
      • Carella A.
      • Potter W.Z.
      • et al.
      Serotonin transporter occupancy of five selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors at different doses: An [(11)C]DASB positron emission tomography study.
      and carefully reviewed them to determine the nature and extent of the cerebellar region of interest. These articles cite several others for methodology; relevant sections of text are reproduced below verbatim:
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