FMIG Functional and Metabolic Imaging Group

Luis Loza - Research Specialist


BS (2009), Physics, Haverford College, PA

Research Interests

Application of hyperpolarized MRI technology in obtaining metabolic, structural, and functional information of the lung

Current Projects

  • Monitoring of tumor growth in a preliminary murine lung cancer model using hyperpolarized 13C MRI
  • Assessment of lung function and structure following radiation therapy using computed tomography, conventional MRI, and hyperpolarized MRI
  • Evaluation of lung function post-transplant using computed tomography and hyperpolarized MRI


Office: 215-662-2283


3400 Spruce St,
1 Founders Pavillion,
University of Pennsylvania, 
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6100

News & Announcements

  • January 28, 2019

    The 2019 International Workshop on Pulmonary Imaging is scheduled for February 28-March 2, 2019

  • September 12, 2018

    Postdoctoral and graduate student positions are available. Please send your CV to

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