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

Publications from 2009


  1. M. Y. Berezin, W. J. Akers, K. Guo, G. M. Fischer, E. Daltrozzo, A. Zumbusch, & S. Achilefu: Long fluorescence lifetime molecular probes based on near infrared Pyrrolopyrrole cyanine fluoropores for in vivo imaging. Biophys. J. 97, L22-L24 (2009), PMCID: PMC2770609.  

  2. J. Markham, B. R. White, B. W. Zeff, & J. P. Culver: Blind identification of evoked human brain activity with independent component analysis of optical data. Hum. Brain Mapp. 30, 2382-92 (2009), PMID: 19180556. 

  3. B. R. White, A. Z. Snyder, A. L. Cohen, S. E. Petersen, M. E. Raichle, B. L. Schlaggar, & J. P. Culver: Resting-state functional connectivity in the human brain revealed with diffuse optical tomography. Neuroimage 47, 148-56 (2009), PMCID: PMC2699418.   

  4. M. Y. Berezin, K. Guo, B. Teng, W. B. Edwards, C. J. Anderson, O. Vasalatiy, A. Gandjbakhche, G. L. Griffiths, & S. Achilefu: Radioactivity-synchronized fluorescence enhancement using a radionuclide fluorescence-quenched dye. J. Am. Chem Soc. 131, 9198-9200 (2009), PMCID: PMC2715832.

  5. H. Lee, W. J. Akers, P. P. Cheney, W. B. Edwards, K. Liang, J. P. Culver, & S. Achilefu: Complementary optical and nuclear imaging of caspase-2 activity using combined activatable and radio-labeled multimodality molecular probe. J. Biomed. Optics 14, 40507-3 (2009), PMCID: PMC2916017. 

  6. C. Odonkor & S. Achilefu: Modulation of efector caspase cleavage determines response of breast and lung tumor cell lines to chemotherapy. Cancer Invest. 27, 417-429 (2009), PMCID: PMC2914624 

  7. L. Wei, Y. Ye, T. J. Wadas, J. S. Lewis, M. J. Welch, S. Achilefu, & C. J. Anderson: 64 Cu-Labeled CB-TE2A and diamsar-conjugated RGD peptide analogs for targeting angiogenesis: Comparison of their biological activity. Nucl. Med. Biol. 36, 277-285 (2009), PMCID: PMC2692938.

  8. J. P. Culver, W. Drexler, R. A. Drezek, I. Georgakoudi, E. M. Hillman, & R. Richards-Kortum: Topics in Biomedical Optics: Introduction to the feature issue. Appl. Opt. 48, TBO1-2 (2009), PMID: 19340130. 

  9. H. Dehghani, B. R. White, B. W. Zeff, A. Tizzard, & J. P. Culver: Depth sensitivity and image reconstruction analysis of dense imaging arrays for mapping brain function with diffuse optical tomography. Appl. Opt. 48, D137-43 (2009), PMID: 19340101.

  10. R. Choe, S. D. Konecky, A. Corlu, K. Lee, T. Durduran, D. R. Busch, S. Pathak, B. J. Czerniecki, J. Tchou, D. L. Fraker, A. Demichele, B. Chance, S. R. Arridge, M. Schweiger, J. P. Culver, M. D. Schnall, M. E. Putt, M. A. Rosen, & A. G. Yodh: Differentiation of benign and malignant breast tumors by in vivo three-dimensional parallel-plate diffuse optical tomography. J. Biomed. Opt. 14, 24020-18 (2009), PMCID: PMC2782703.

  11. R. J. Goiffon, W. J. Akers, M. Y. Berezin, H. Lee, & S. Achilefu: Dynamic noninvasive monitoring of renal function in vivo by fluorescence lifetime imaging. J. Biomed. Optics 2, 20501-3 (2009), PMCID: PMC2914690.

  12. R. E. Nothdurft, S. V. Patwardhan, W. Akers, Y. Ye, S. Achilefu, & J. P. Culver: In vivo fluorescence lifetime tomography. J. Biomed. Optics 2, 24004-7 (2009), PMID: 19405734.

  13. W. B. Edwards, W. J. Akers, Y. Ye, P. P. Cheney, S. Bloch, B. Xu, R. Laforest, & S. Achilefu: Multimodal imaging of integrin receptor-positive tumors by bioluminescence, fluorescence, gamma scintigraphy, and single-photon emission computed tomography using a cyclic RGD peptide labeled with a near-infrared fluorescent dye and a radionuclide. Mol. Imaging 8, 101-10 (2009), PMCID: PMC2975541.  

  14. W. Burke, J. Culver, L. Pinsky, S. Hall, S. E. Reynolds, Y. Yasui, & N. Press: Genetic assessment of breast cancer risk in primary care practice. Am. J. Med. Genet. A. 149A, 349-56 (2009), PMCID: PMC2688688.   

  15. Z. Zhang, J. Fan, P. P. Cheney, M. Y. Berezin, W. B. Edwards, W. J. Akers, D. Shen, K. Liang, J. P. Culver, & S. Achilefu: Activatable molecular systems using homologous near-infrared fluorescent probes for monitoring enzyme activities in vitro, in cellulo, and in vivo. Mol. Pharm. 6, 416-427 (2009), PMCID: PMC2913166.

  16. J. P. Culver, S. Parkin, & P. A. Crooks: cis-2,6-Dibenzyl-cyclo-hexa-none. Acta. Crystallogr. Sect. E Struct. Rep. 65, O551 (2009), PMID: 2968598. 

  17. M. Y. Berezin, J. Kao, & S. Achilefu: pH dependent optical properties of synthetic fluorescent imidazoles. Chem. Eur. J. 15, 3560-3566 (2009), PMCID: PMC2844652.

  18. C. M. Lapash Daniels, K. L. Ayers, A. M. Finley, J. P. Culver, & M. P. Goldberg: Axon sprouting in adult mouse spinal cord after motor cortex stroke. Neurosci. Lett. 450, 191-5 (2009), PMCID: PMC2793320. 

  19. K. Hsu, J. Pratt, W. J. Akers, S. Achilefu, & W. M. Yokoyama: Murine cytomegalovirus displays selective infection of cells within hours after systemic administration. J. Gen. Virol. 90, 33-43 (2009), PMID: 2762738.

  20. Qian H, Gu Y, Wang M, Achilefu S, 'Optimization of the near-Infrared Fluorescence Labeling for in Vivo Monitoring of a Protein Drug Distribution in Animal Model', Journal of Fluorescence 2009, 19, 277-84.

  21. Lee H, Berezin MY, Guo K, Kao J, Achilefu S, 'Near-Infrared Fluorescent Ph-Sensitive Probes Via Unexpected Barbituric Acid Mediated Synthesis', Organic Letters 2009, 11, 29-32.PMCID: PMC2725187.

  22. Berezin MY, Kao J, Achilefu S, 'Ph-Dependent Optical Properties of Synthetic Fluorescent Imidazoles', Chemistry 2009, 15, 3560-6.PMCID: PMC2844652.

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