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December 2019 - November 2020

Wang Z and for the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. Brain Entropy Mapping in Healthy Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease. Front Aging Neurosci. 2020 Nov 10.

Ren S, Qian L, Daniels MJ, Duan S, Chen R, Wang Z. Evaluation of contrast-enhanced computed tomography for the differential diagnosis of hypovascular pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors from chronic mass-forming pancreatitis. Eur J Radiol. 2020 Oct 21;133:109360. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2020.109360. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33126171.

Golubczyk D, Kalkowski L, Kwiatkowska J, Zawadzki M, Holak P, Glodek J, Milewska K, Pomianowski A, Janowski M, Adamiak Z, Walczak P, Malysz-Cymborska I. Endovascular model of ischemic stroke in swine guided by real-time MRI. Sci Rep. 2020 Oct 14;10(1):17318. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-74411-3. PMID: 33057149; PMCID: PMC7560864.

Chang L, Liang H, Kandel SR, He JJ. Independent and Combined Effects of Nicotine or Chronic Tobacco Smoking and HIV on the Brain: A Review of Preclinical and Clinical Studies. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol. 2020 Oct 27. doi: 10.1007/s11481-020-09963-2. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33108618.

Chen R, Lee K, Herskovits EH. Computational framework for detection of subtypes of neuropsychiatric disorders based on DTI-derived anatomical connectivity. Neuroradiol J. 2020 Oct;33(5):393-399. doi: 10.1177/1971400920950694. PMID: 32894990; PMCID: PMC7482041.

Dreizin D, Rosales R, Li G, Syed H, Chen R. Volumetric Markers of Body Composition May Improve Personalized Prediction of Major Arterial Bleeding After Pelvic Fracture: A Secondary Analysis of the Baltimore CT Prediction Model Cohort. Can Assoc Radiol J. 2020 Sep 10:846537120952508. doi: 10.1177/0846537120952508. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32910695.

Wiers CE, Cunningham SI, Tomasi DG, Ernst T, Chang L, Shokri-Kojori E, Wang GJ, Volkow ND. Elevated thalamic glutamate levels and reduced water diffusivity in alcohol use disorder: Association with impulsivity. Psychiatry Res Neuroimaging. 2020 Sep 10;305:111185. doi: 10.1016/j.pscychresns.2020.111185. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32957041.

Iyer SR, Xu S, Shah SB, Lovering RM. Muscle phenotype of a rat model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Muscle Nerve. 2020 Sep 12. doi: 10.1002/mus.27061. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32918339.

Su P, Guo S, Roys S, Maier F, Bhat H, Melhem ER, Gandhi D, Gullapalli R, Zhuo J. Transcranial MR Imaging-Guided Focused Ultrasound Interventions Using Deep Learning Synthesized CT. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2020 Sep 3. doi: 10.3174/ajnr.A6758. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32883668.

Ren S, Zhao R, Cui W, Qiu W, Guo K, Cao Y, Duan S, Wang Z, Chen R. Computed Tomography-Based Radiomics Signature for the Preoperative Differentiation of Pancreatic Adenosquamous Carcinoma From Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. Front Oncol. 2020 Aug 25;10:1618. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2020.01618. PMID: 32984030; PMCID: PMC7477956.

Wang J, Ren S, Liu Y, Guo K, Chen X, Wang Z, Chen R. Carcinoid Tumorlets Co-Existing with Chronic Pulmonary Inflammatory Processes: Imaging Findings and Histological Appearances. Med Sci Monit. 2020 Sep 11;26:e926014. doi: 10.12659/MSM.926014. PMID: 32913178.

Davis DL, Almardawi R, Henn RF 3rd, Zhuo J, Mulligan ME, Resnik CS, Abdullah SB, Al Khalifah H, Gilotra MN, Hasan SA, Gullapalli RP. Correlation of Quantitative Versus Semiquantitative Measures of Supraspinatus Intramuscular Fatty Infiltration to Shoulder Range of Motion and Strength: A Pilot Study. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2020 Jun 26:S0363-0188(20)30122-5. doi: 10.1067/j.cpradiol.2020.06.007. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32654835.

Lee Y, Xie J, Lee E, Sudarsanan S, Lin DT, Chen R, Bhattacharyya SS. Real-Time Neuron Detection and Neural Signal Extraction Platform for Miniature Calcium Imaging. Front Comput Neurosci. 2020 Jun 26;14:43. doi: 10.3389/fncom.2020.00043. PMID: 32676021; PMCID: PMC7333463.

Machhi J, Herskovitz J, Senan AM, Dutta D, Nath B, Oleynikov MD, Blomberg WR, Meigs DD, Hasan M, Patel M, Kline P, Chang RC, Chang L, Gendelman HE, Kevadiya BD. The Natural History, Pathobiology, and Clinical Manifestations of SARS-CoV-2 Infections. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol. 2020 Jul 21:1–28. doi: 10.1007/s11481-020-09944-5. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32696264; PMCID: PMC7373339.

Mohammadabadi A, Huynh RN, Wadajkar AS, Lapidus RG, Kim AJ, Raub CB, Frenkel V. Pulsed focused ultrasound lowers interstitial fluid pressure and increases nanoparticle delivery and penetration in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma xenograft tumors. Phys Med Biol. 2020 Jun 22;65(12):125017. doi: 10.1088/1361-6560/ab9705. PMID: 32460260.

Andrzejewska A, Dabrowska S, Nowak B, Walczak P, Lukomska B, Janowski M. Mesenchymal stem cells injected into carotid artery to target focal brain injury home to perivascular space. Theranostics. 2020 May 17;10(15):6615-6628. doi: 10.7150/thno.43169. PMID: 32550893; PMCID: PMC7295043.

Vieira S, Strymecka P, Stanaszek L, Silva-Correia J, Drela K, Fiedorowicz M, Malysz-Cymborska I, Rogujski P, Janowski M, Reis RL, Lukomska B, Walczak P, Oliveira JM. Methacrylated gellan gum and hyaluronic acid hydrogel blends for image-guided neurointerventions. J Mater Chem B. 2020 Jul 15;8(27):5928-5937. doi: 10.1039/d0tb00877j. PMID: 32542280.

Mullins RJ, Xu S, Zhuo J, Roys S, Pereira EFR, Albuquerque EX, Gullapalli RP. Postnatal Guinea Pig Brain Development, as Revealed by Magnetic Resonance and Diffusion Kurtosis Imaging. Brain Sci. 2020 Jun 12;10(6):365. doi: 10.3390/brainsci10060365. PMID: 32545593; PMCID: PMC7349860.

Beydoun MA, Shaked D, Hossain S, Beydoun HA, Katzel LI, Davatzikos C, Gullapalli RP, Seliger SL, Erus G, Evans MK, Zonderman AB, Waldstein SR. Vitamin D, Folate, and Cobalamin Serum Concentrations Are Related to Brain Volume and White Matter Integrity in Urban Adults. Front Aging Neurosci. 2020 May 25;12:140. doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2020.00140. PMID: 32523528; PMCID: PMC7261885.

Wu D, Chang L, Ernst TM, Caffo BS, Oishi K. Developmental score of the infant brain: characterizing diffusion MRI in term- and preterm-born infants [published online ahead of print, 2020 Aug 17]. Brain Struct Funct. 2020;10.1007/s00429-020-02132-4. doi:10.1007/s00429-020-02132-4

Park SL, Li Y, Sheng X, Hom V, Xia L, Zhao K, Pooler L, Setiawan VW, Lim U, Monroe KR, Wilkens LR, Kristal BS, Lampe JW, Hullar M, Shepherd J, Loo LLM, Ernst T, Franke AA, Tiirikainen M, Haiman CA, Stram DO, Le Marchand L, Cheng I. Genome-Wide Association Study of Liver Fat: The Multiethnic Cohort Adiposity Phenotype Study. Hepatol Commun. 2020 Jun 25;4(8):1112-1123. doi: 10.1002/hep4.1533. PMID: 32766472; PMCID: PMC7395069.

Wang HA, Liang HJ, Ernst TM, Oishi K, Chang L. Microstructural brain abnormalities in HIV+ individuals with or without chronic marijuana use. J Neuroinflammation. 2020 Aug 6;17(1):230. doi: 10.1186/s12974-020-01910-5. PMID: 32758262; PMCID: PMC7409464.

Liu Y, Wu W, Chen X, Wu M, Hu G, Zhou G, Wang Z, Chen R. Aberrant Correlation Between the Default Mode and Salience Networks in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Front Comput Neurosci. 2020 Jul 28;14:68. doi: 10.3389/fncom.2020.00068. PMID: 32848686; PMCID: PMC7399631.

Elegbede A, Diaconu S, Dreizin D, Li G, Dunlow R, Ngaage LM, Rasko Y, Liang F, Grant MP, Nam AJ. Low-Dose Computed Tomographic Scans for Postoperative Evaluation of Craniomaxillofacial Fractures: A Pilot Clinical Study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 Aug;146(2):366-370. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000007017. PMID: 32740589.

Xu S, Tang S, Li X, Iyer SR, Lovering RM. Abnormalities in Brain and Muscle Microstructure and Neurochemistry of the DMD Rat Measured by in vivo Diffusion Tensor Imaging and High Resolution Localized 1H MRS. Front Neurosci. 2020 Jul 14;14:739. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2020.00739. PMID: 32760246; PMCID: PMC7372970.

Xiaoyan Lan, MD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Chengyan Chu, MD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Anna Jablonska, PhD, Research Associate, Yajie Liang, MB, PhD, Assistant Professor, Miroslaw Janowski, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, and Piotr Walczak, MD, PhD, Professor (last author), all from the Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, were among the coauthors of “Modeling Human Pediatric and Adult Gliomas in Immunocompetent Mice through Costimulatory Blockade,” which was published in OncoImmunology on June 5, 2020. [Epub ahead of print]

Andrzejewska A, Janowski M. Microfluidic Systems in CNS Studies. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2020;1230:87-95.

Boltze J, Abe K, Clarkson AN, Detante O, Pimentel-Coelho PM, Rosado-de-Castro PH, Janowski M. Editorial: Cell-based Therapies for Stroke: Promising Solution or Dead End? Front Neurol. 2020 Apr 3;11:171. eCollection 2020.

Chandrasekaran K, Choi J, Arvas MI, Salimian M, Singh S, Xu S, Gullapalli RP, Kristian T, Russell JW.  Nicotinamide Mononucleotide Administration Prevents Experimental Diabetes-Induced Cognitive Impairment and Loss of Hippocampal Neurons. Int J Mol Sci. 2020;21(11):E3756. Published 2020 May 26.

Chu C, Davis CM, Lan X, Hienz RD, Jablonska A, Thomas AM, Velarde E, Li S, Janowski M, Kai M, Walczak P. Neuroinflammation Following Stereotactic Radiosurgery-Induced Brain Tumor Disintegration Is Linked to Persistent Cognitive Decline in a Mouse Model of Metastatic Disease. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2020 May 26;S0360-3016(20)31151-2. Online ahead of print.

Hadavand MA, Mayer D, Chen W, Wnorowski A, Siddiqui MM. Role of Metabolic Imaging in Diagnosis of Primary, Metastatic, and Recurrent Prostate Cancer. Curr Opin Oncol. 2020 Mar 19. [Epub ahead of print]

Liang HJ, O'Connor EE, Ernst T, Oishi K, Cunningham E, Chang L. Greater Sensorimotor Deficits and Abnormally Lower Globus Pallidus Fractional Anisotropy in HIV+ Women than in HIV+ Men. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol. 2020 Apr 22. [Epub ahead of print]

Le Marchand L, Wilkens LR, Castelfranco AM, Monroe KR, Kristal BS, Cheng I, Maskarinec G, Hullar MA, Lampe JW, Shepherd JA, Franke A, Ernst T, Lim U. Circulating Biomarker Score for Visceral Fat and Risks of Incident Colorectal and Postmenopausal Breast Cancer: The Multiethnic Cohort Adiposity Phenotype Study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2020 Mar 4. [Epub ahead of print]

Liang C, Shao Q, Zhang W, Yang M, Chang Q, Chen R, Chen JF. Smcr8 Deficiency Disrupts Axonal Transport-dependent Lysosomal Function and Promotes Axonal Swellings and Gain of Toxicity in C9ALS/FTD Mouse Models. Hum Mol Genet. 2020 Feb 14. [Epub ahead of print]

Maskarinec G, Namatame LA, Kang M, Buchthal SD, Ernst T, Monroe KR, Shepherd JA, Wilkens LR, Boushey CJ, Marchand LL, Lim U. Differences in the Association of Diet Quality with Body Fat Distribution between Men and Women. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2020 Jan 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Maziero D, Rondinoni C, Marins T, Stenger VA, Ernst T. Prospective motion correction of fMRI: Improving the quality of resting state data affected by large head motion. Neuroimage. 2020 Feb 7:116594. [Epub ahead of print]

Miller TR, Guo S, Melhem ER, Eisenberg HM, Zhuo J, Kelm N, Dayan M, Gullapalli RP, Gandhi D. Predicting Final Lesion Characteristics during MR-guided Focused Ultrasound Pallidotomy for Treatment of Parkinson's Disease. J Neurosurg. 2020 Apr 24:1-8 [Epub ahead of print]

Ren S, Zhao R, Zhang J, Guo K, Gu X, Duan S, Wang Z, Chen R. Diagnostic accuracy of unenhanced CT texture analysis to differentiate mass-forming pancreatitis from pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2020 May;45(5):1524-1533.

Saleh MG, Edden RAE, Chang L, Ernst T. Motion Correction in Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy. Magn Reson Med. 2020 Apr 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Shi D, Xu S, Zhuo J, McKenna MC, Gullapalli RP. White Matter Alterations in Fmr1 Knockout Mice during Early Postnatal Brain Development. Dev Neurosci. 2020 Apr 29:1-16. [Epub ahead of print]

Simpkins AN, Janowski M, Oz HS, Roberts J, Bix G, Doré S, Stowe AM. Biomarker Application for Precision Medicine in Stroke. Transl Stroke Res. 2019 Dec 18. [Epub ahead of print]

Tang S, Xu S, Zhu W, Gullapalli RP, Mooney SM. Alterations in the Whole Brain Network Organization after Prenatal Ethanol Exposure. Eur J Neurosci. 2019 Dec 19. [Epub ahead of print]

Trent GP, Ye N, Chopra J, Chen R, Wong-You-Cheong J, Naslund M, Siddiqui MM, Wnorowski A. Performance of PI-RADS v2 Assessment Categories Assigned Prior to MR-US Fusion Biopsy in a New Fusion Biopsy Program. Clin Imaging. 2020 Mar 13;64:29-34. [Epub ahead of print]

Zhang W, Ma L, Yang M, Shao Q, Xu J, Lu Z, Zhao Z, Chen R, Chai Y, Chen JF. Cerebral Organoid and Mouse Models Reveal a RAB39b-PI3K-mTOR Pathway-Dependent Dysregulation of Cortical Development Leading to Macrocephaly/Autism Phenotypes. Genes Dev. 2020 Apr 1;34(7-8):580-597. Epub 2020 Feb 27.