Molecular Imaging of Cardiovascular Diseases - Publications

Selected 2009 Publications

Llano R, Epstein S, Zhou R, Zhang H, Hamamdzic D, Keane MG, Freyman T, Wilensky RL, Intracoronary delivery of mesenchymal stem cells at high flow rates after myocardial infarction improves distal coronary blood flow and decreases mortality in pigs. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2009; 73(2): 251-7.

Wang D, Patel VV, Ricciotti E, Zhou R, Levin MD, Gao E, Yu Z, Ferrari VA, Lu M and Fitzgerald GA, Cardiomyocyte cyclooxygenase-2 influences cardiac rhythm and function. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2009; 106(18): 7548-52.

Li LZ*, Zhou R*, Xu HN, Moon L, Zhong T, Kim EJ, Qiao H, Reddy R, Leeper D, Chance B, Glickson JD. Quantitative magnetic resonance and optical imaging biomarkers of melanoma metastatic potential. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2009; 106(16): 6608-13. * equal contribution

Qiao H, Surti S, Choi SR, Raju K, Zhang H, Ponde DE, Kung HF, Karp JS, Zhou R. Death and proliferation time course of stem cells transplanted in the myocardium. Molecular Imaging and Biology 2009;11: 408-414.

Qiao H, Zhang H, Zheng Y, Ponde DE, Shen D, Gao F, Bakken AB, Schmitz A, Kung HF, Ferrari VA, Zhou R. Embryonic Stem Cell Grafting in Normal and Infarcted Myocardium: Serial Assessment with MR Imaging and PET Dual Detection. Radiology 2009; 250(3):821-829.