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

Anchal Ghai

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Washington University School of Medicine Department of Radiology



  • Panjab University, Chandigarh (India), 2010; MSc (Nuclear Medicine)
  • Panjab University, Chandigarh (India), 2016; PhD (Nuclear Medicine)
  • Washington University, St Louis, MO, Postdoctoral Research Associate

Research interests:

  • Conjugation chemistry
  • Radiochemistry
  • Molecular imaging of cancer
  • Clinical Research


  • Radiolabeling optimization and characterization of 68Ga labeled DOTA-Polyamido-amine dendrimer conjugate–animal biodistribution and PET imaging Results. Ghai A, Singh B, Hazari PP, Schultz MK, Parmar A, Kumar PR, Sharma S, Dhawan DK, Mishra AK. App Rad Isot. 2015; 105: 40–46.
  • Preclinical evaluation of [99mTc] labeled gefitinib as a potential scintigraphic probe for the detection of tumors expressing epidermal growth factor receptors. Kumar P, Singh B, Ghai A, Chuttani K, Dhawan DK, Mittal BR, Mishra AK. App Rad Isot. 2015; 99: 41-45.
  • Midodrine and clonidine in patients with Cirrhosis and refractory or recurrent ascites: A randomized pilot study.Singh V, Singh A, Singh B, Vijayverghia R, Sharma N, Ghai A, Bhalla A. Am J Gastroenterol. 2013 Apr; 108(4): 560-7.
  • Synthesis of 18F-fluorobenzoate doxorubicin as a potential PET radiotracer for tumor imaging. Kumar P, Singh B, Acharya P, Bansal R, Watts A, Ghai A, Mittal B, Dhawan D. J Nucl Med Meeting Abstracts. 01/2012; 53
  • Preclinical evaluation of [99m]Tc-labeled doxorubicin as a potential scintigraphic probe for tumor imaging. Kumar P, Singh B, Sharma S, Ghai A, Chuttani K, Mishra AK, Dhawan D, Mittal BR. Cancer Biother Radiopharm. 2012 Apr;27(3):221-5. Epub 2012 Mar 20



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