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He Nucleus Xu, PhD

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Research Assistant Professor of Radiology
Senior Research Investigator, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania
Technical Director, Britton Chance Laboratory of Redox Imaging, Johnson Research Foundation, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiology

Contact information
B6 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive
& Rm 171 John Morgan Bldg, 3700 Hamilton Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-7608
Education:
BS (Physics)
Ningxia University, Yinchuan, China, 1983.
MS (Optics)
Anhui Optics and Fine Mechanics Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hefei, China, 1988.
MS (Chemistry)
Drexel University, 1993.
PhD (Chemistry)
Drexel University, 1999.
Post-Graduate Training
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Radiology, 2010-2014.
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Selected Publications

Lin, Zhenwu, Hao, Han, Hegarty, John P, Lin, Tony R, Wang, Yunhua, Harris, Leonard R, Xu, He N. Wu, Rongling, Thomas, Neal J, Floros, Joanna: The haem oxygenase-1 gene and inflammatory bowel disease. Swiss Medical Weekly 147(w14456): 1-17, 2017.

Xu, He N.*, Tchou, Julia., Feng, Min, Zhao, Huaqing, Li, Lin Z*. : Optical redox imaging indices discriminate human breast cancer from normal tissues. J Biomed Opt 21: 114003, 2016 Notes: *corresponding author.

Xu, He N.*, Li, Lin Z.*: Redox subpopulations and the risk of cancer progression: a new method for characterizing redox heterogeneity. Proc SPIE 9689: 96893Z-1-7, 2016 Notes: *corresponding author.

Xu, He N., Kadlececk, Stephen, Shaghaghi, Hoora, Zhao, Huaqing, Profka, Harilla, Pourfathi, Mehrdad, Rizi, Rahim, Li, Lin Z.: Differentiating inflamed and normal lungs by the apparent reaction rate constants of lactate dehydrogenase probed by hyperpolarized (13)C labeled pyruvate. Quant Imaging Med Surg 6(1): 57-66, 2016.

Tain, Rongwen, Xu, He N., Zhou, Xiaohong J., Li, Lin Z., Cai, Kejia: Magnetization transfer MRI contrast may correlate with tissue redox state in prostate cancer. Adv Exp Med Biol 923: 401-406, 2016.

Sun, Nannan, Xu, He N., Luo, Qingming, Li, Lin Z.: Potential indexing of the invasiveness of breast cancer cells by mitochondrial redox ratios. Adv Exp Med Biol 923: 121-127, 2016.

Xu, He N., Li, Lin Z.: Redox subpopulations and the risk of cancer progression: A new method for characterizing redox heterogeneity. Abstract Book of the Annual Meeting of SPIE, San Francisco, USA 2016 Notes: oral presentation.

Zhenwu Lin, He N. Xu, Yunhua Wang, Joanna Floros, Lin Z. Li: Differential gene expression in oxidized and reduced tumor tissues dissected from mouse xenografts of human breast cancer. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Society on Oxygen Transport to Tissue, Chicago, Illinois, USA 2016 Notes: oral presentation.

Tain, Rongwen, Xu, He N., Zhou, Xiaohong J., Li, Lin Z., Cai, Kejia: MRI Contrast May Correlate with Tissue Redox State in Prostate Cancer Proceedings for the Annual Meeting of the International Society on Oxygen Transport to Tissue, Wuhan, China 2015.

Xu, He N., Tchou, Julia, Feng, Min, Zhao, Huaqing, Li, Lin Z. : Differentiating cancerous from normal breast tissue by redox imaging. Abstract Book of the Annual Meeting of SPIE, San Francisco, California, USA 2015 Notes: oral presentation.

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