Optical Radiology Labs at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine

Publications from 2010


  1. S. Achilefu: The insatiable quest for near infrared fluorescent probes for molecular imaging. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 49, 9816-8 (2010), PMCID: PMC3046463.

  2. Y. Liu, M. Solomon, & S. Achilefu: Perspectives and potential applications of nanomedicine in breast and prostate cancer. Med. Res. Rev., doi: 10.1002/med.20233 (2010), PMID: 21064186.

  3. K. Gerasopoulos, X. Chen, J. P. Culver, C. Wang, & R. Ghodssi: Self-assembled Ni/TiO2 nanocomposite anodes synthesized via electroless plating and atomic layer deposition on biological scaffolds. Chem. Commun. 46, 7349-51 (2010), PMID: 20820509.  

  4. R. Chen, J. J. Parry, W. J. Akers, M. Y. Berezin, I. M. El Naqa, S. Achilefu, W. B. Edwards, & B. E. Rogers: Multimodality imaging of gene transfer with a receptor-based reporter gene. J. Nucl. Med. 51, 1456-63 (2010), PMCID: PMC2981350.

  5. M. Xu, F. Wang, J. C. Gildersleeve, & S. Achilefu: MAb L9E10 to blood group H2 antigen binds to colon cancer stem cells and inhibits tumor cell migration and invasion. Hybridoma 29, 355-9 (2010), PMCID: PMC3132943.

  6. C. Kim, T. N. Erpelding, K. Maslov, L. Jankovic, W. J. Akers, L. Song, S. Achilefu, J. A. Margenthaler, M. D. Pashley, & L.V. Wang: Handheld array-based photoacoustic probe for guiding needle biopsy of sentinel lymph nodes. J. Biomed. Optics 15, 046010-4 (2010), PMCID: PMC2937045.

  7. N. M. Gregg, B. R. White, B. W. Zeff, A. J. Berger, & J. P. Culver: Brain specificity of diffuse optical imaging: Improvements from superficial signal regression and tomography. Front. Neuroenergetics 2, 1-8 (2010), PMCID: 2914577.

  8. W. J. Akers, Z. Zhang, M. Berezin, Y. Ye, A. Agee, K. Guo, R. W. Fuhrhop, S. A. Wickline, G. M. Lanza, & S. Achilefu: Targeting of ανβ3-integrins expressed on tumor tissue and neovasculature using fluorescent small molecules and nanoparticles. Nanomedicine 5, 715-26(2010), PMCID: PMC2914325.

  9. T. C. Yen, S. P. Wey, C. H. Liao, C. H. Yeh, D. W. Shen, S. Achilefu, & T. C. Wun: Measurement of the binding parameters of annexin derivative–erythrocyte membrane interactions. Anal.Biochem. 406, 70-9 (2010), PMCID: PMC2926222. 

  10. S. Yazdanfar, C. Joo, C. Zhan, M. Y. Berezin, W. J. Akers, & S. Achilefu: Multiphoton microscopy with near infrared contrast agents. J. Biomed. Optics 15, 30505-3 (2010), PMCID: PMC2881927.

  11. S. M. Liao, N. M. Gregg, B. R. White, B. W. Zeff, K. A. Bjerkaas, T. E. Inder, & J. P. Culver: Neonatal hemodynamic response to visual cortex activity:High-density near-infrared spectroscopy study. J. Biomed. Opt. 15, 26010-3 (2010), PMCID: 2874048.

  12. S. Achilefu: Introduction to Concepts and Strategies for Molecular Imaging. Chem. Reviews 110, 2575-8 (2010), PMID 20415501.

  13. K. Guo, M. Y. Berezin, J. Zheng, W. Akers, F. Lin, B. Teng, O. Vasalatiy, A. Gandjbakhche, G. L. Griffiths, & S. Achilefu: Near infrared-fluorescent and magnetic resonance imaging molecular probe with high T1 relaxivity for in vivo multimodal imaging. Chem. Commun. 46, 3705-7 (2010), PMCID: PMC2975539.

  14. B. R. White & J. P. Culver: Quantitative evaluation of high-density diffuse optical tomography: In vivo resolution and mapping performance. J. Biomed. Opt. 15, 26006-3 (2010), PMCID: PMC2874047.

  15. F. Liu, D. Deng, X. Chen, Z, Qian, S. Achilefu, & Y. Gui: Folate-polyethylene glycol conjugated near-infrared fluorescence probe with high targeting affinity and sensitivity for in vivo early tumor diagnosis. Mol. Imaging Biol. 12, 595-607 (2010), PMID: 20376571.

  16. M. Y. Berezin & S. Achilefu: Fluorescence lifetime measurements and biological imaging. Chem. Reviews 110, 2641-84 (2010), PMCID: PMC2924670.

  17. J. Wang, M. H. Nantz, S. Achilefu, & K. A. Kang: FRET-like fluorophore-nanoparticle complex for highly specific cancer localization. Adv. Exp. Med. Biol. 662, 407-13 (2010), PMID: 20204823.

  18. G. Sun, M. Y. Berezin, J. Fan, H. Lee, J. Ma, K. Zhang, K. L. Wooley, & S. Achilefu: Bright fluorescent nanoparticles for developing potential optical imaging contrast agents. Nanoscale 2, 548-558 (2010), PMID: 20644758.

  19. Z. Zhang, J. Kao, A. D. Avignon, & S. Achilefu: Understanding dichromic fluorescence manifested in certain Indocyanine green (ICG) analogs. Pure Appl. Chem. 82, 307-11 (2010), PMCID: PMC2920612.

  20. B. R. White & J. P. Culver: Phase-encoded retinotopy as an evaluation of diffuse optical neuroimaging. Neuroimage 49, 568-77 (2010), PMCID: PMC2785436.

  21. B. A. Smith, W. J. Akers, W. M. Leevy, A. J. Lampkins, S. Xiao, W. Wolter, M. A. Suckow, S. Achilefu, & B. D. Smith: Optical imaging of mammary and prostate tumors in living animals using a synthetic near infrared zinc (II)-dipicolylamine probe for anionic cell surfaces. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 67-9 (2010), PMCID: PMC2805267.

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