Molecular Imaging Chemistry Lab - Publications

Selected Recent Publications

Li H, Marotta D, Kim S, Busch TM, Wileyto EP, Zheng G*, High Payload Delivery of Optical Imaging and Photodynamic Therapy Agents to Tumors Using Phthalocyanine-Reconstituted LDL Nanoparticles, J. Biomed. Optics 2005, 10:41203.

Zheng G, Chen J, Li H, Glickson JD, Rerouting Lipoprotein Nanoparticles to Selected Alternate Receptor for the Targeted Delivery of Cancer Diagnostic and Therapeutic Agents, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2005, 102: 17757-17762.

Chen J, Stefflova K, Neidre M, Wilson B, Chance B, Glickson JD, Zheng G*, Protease-Triggered Photosensitizing Beacon Based on Singlet Oxygen Quenching and Activation, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126: 11450 - 11451.

Zhang ZH, Blessington D, Busch TM, Glickson JD, Luo QM, Chance B and Zheng G*, Redox ratio of mitochondria as an indicator for the response of Photodynamic Therapy. J. Biomed. Optics 2004, 9: 772-778.

Zhang M, Zhang ZH, Blessington D, Li H, Busch TM, Madrak V, Miles J, Chance B, Glickson JD and Zheng G*, Pyropheophorbide 2-deoxyglucosamide: a new photosensitizer targeting glucose transporters. Bioconjugate Chem. 2003, 14: 709-714.

Zheng G, Li H, Zhang M, Chance B, Glickson JD. Low-density lipoprotein reconstituted by pyropheophorbode cholesteryl oleate as target specific photosensitizer, Bioconjugate Chem. 2002, 13:392-396.