Molecular Imaging of Cardiovascular Diseases - Publications

Selected 2004 Publications and earlier

Zhou R, Pickup S, Yankeelov TE, Springer CS, Jr., Glickson JD. Simultaneous measurement of arterial input function and tumor pharmacokinetics in mice by dynamic contrast enhanced imaging: effects of transcytolemmal water exchange. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 2004; 52(2):248-57.

Thomas DH, Ferrari VA, Janik M, Kim DH, Pickup S, Glickson JD, Zhou R. Quantitative assessment of regional myocardial function in a rat model of myocardial infarction using tagged MRI. MAGMA. 2004; 17:179-187.

Straubinger RM, Arnold RD, Zhou R, Mazurchuk R, Slack JE. Antivascular and antitumor activities of liposome-associated drugs. Anticancer Res. 2004; 24(2A):397-404.

Li H, Zhang Z, Blessington D, Nelson DS, Zhou R, Lund-Katz S, et al. Carbocyanine labeled LDL for optical imaging of tumors. Acad Radiol. 2004; 11(6):669-77.

Li H, Gray BD, Corbin I, Lebherz C, Choi H, Lund-Katz S, Wilson JM, Glickson JD and Zhou R. MR and fluorescent imaging of low-density lipoprotein receptors. Acad Radiol. 2004; 11(11): 1251-9.

Gruber PJ, Li Z, Li H, Worrad D, Huang B, Abdullah I, Wang W, El-Deiry W, Ferrari VA, Zhou R. In vivo imaging of mlc2v-luciferase, a cardiac-specific reporter gene expression in mice. Acad Radiol. 2004; 11(9):1022-8.

Choi H, Choi SR, Zhou R, Kung HF, Chen IW. Iron oxide nanoparticles as magnetic resonance contrast agent for tumor imaging via folate receptor-targeted delivery. Acad Radiol. 2004; 11(9): 996-1004.

Canter RJ, Zhou R, Kesmodel SB, Zhang Y, Heitjan DF, Glickson JD, et al. Metaiodobenzylguanidine and hyperglycemia augment tumor response to isolated limb perfusion in a rodent model of human melanoma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2004; 11(3):265-73.

Selected 2003 and Earlier Publications


Zhou R, Pickup S, Glickson JD, Scott C, Ferrari VA. Assessment of Global and Regional Myocardial Function in the Mouse Using Cine- and Tagged MRI. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 2003;49:760-764.

Pickup S, Zhou R, Glickson J. MRI estimation of the arterial input function in mice. Acad Radiol. 2003; 10(9):963-8.

Kook H, Lepore JJ, Gitler AD, Lu MM, Wing-Man Yung W, Mackay J, Zhou R, Ferrari V, Gruber P, Epstein JA. Cardiac hypertrophy and histone deacetylase-dependent transcriptional repression mediated by the atypical homeodomain protein Hop. J. Clin. Invest. 2003; 112(6): 863-871.

Abtahian F, Guerriero A, Sebzda E, Lu MM, Zhou R, Mocsai A, et al. Regulation of blood and lymphatic vascular separation by signaling proteins SLP-76 and Syk. Science 2003; 299 (5604): 247-51.


Zhou R, Mazurchuk R, Straubinger RM. Antivasculature effects of doxorubicin-containing liposomes in an intracranial rat brain tumor model. Cancer Res. 2002; 62(9):2561-6.


Zhou R, Bansal N, Leeper DB, Pickup S, Glickson JD. Enhancement of hyperglycemia-induced acidification of human melanoma xenografts with inhibitors of respiration and ion transport. Acad Radiol. 2001; 8(7):571-82.

Auricchio A, Zhou R, Wilson JM, Glickson JD. In vivo detection of gene expression in liver by 31P nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy employing creatine kinase as a marker gene. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2001; 98(9):5205-10.


Zhou R, Bansal N, Leeper DB, Glickson JD. Intracellular acidification of human melanoma xenografts by the respiratory inhibitor m-iodobenzylguanidine plus hyperglycemia: a 31P magnetic resonance spectroscopy study. Cancer Res. 2000; 60(13):3532-6.


Zhou R, Balasubramanian SV, Kahl SB, Straubinger RM. Biopharmaceutics of boronated radiosensitizers: liposomal formulation of MnBOPP (manganese chelate of 2,4-(alpha, beta-dihydroxyethyl) deuterioporphyrin IX) and comparative toxicity in mice. J Pharm Sci. 1999; 88(9):912-7.

Mazurchuk R, Zhou R, Straubinger RM, Chau RI, Grossman Z. Functional magnetic resonance (fMR) imaging of a rat brain tumor model: implications for evaluation of tumor microvasculature and therapeutic response. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 1999; 17(4):537-48.