PUBLICATIONS IN DISCIPLINE

  1. Regular Refereed Articles (corresponding author, *student)
  • M Yang, Y Sun, X Zhang, B McCord, AJ McGoron, A Mebel, Y Cai. Raman spectra of thiolated arsenicals with biological importance. Talanta 179, 520-530, 2018.
  • Nagesetti* and A.J. MCGoron, S. Srinivasan. Polyethylene Glycol Modified ORMOSIL Nanoparticles for Chemotherapy, Adjuvant Hyperthermia and Near Infrared Imaging. Nanomedicine: Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 174:209-216, 2017.
  • Yang, M., S. Matulis, L. Boise. J. McGoron, Y. Cai. Potential applications of SERS for Arsenic Speciation in Biological Matrices. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 409:4683-4695, 2017 (DOI: 10.1007/s00216-017-0434-3).
  • Srinivasan*, V. Bhardwaj*, A. Nagesetti*, A. Fernandez-Fernandez, A.J. McGoron. Multifunctional silver nanoparticles for targeted cancer therapy. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology. Vol. 12, 2202–2219, 2016
  • Sagar V; Atluri VSR; Tomitaka A; Shah P; Nagesetti* A; Pilakka-Kanthikeel S; El-Hage N; McGoron A; Takemura Y; Nair M. Coupling of transient near infrared photonic with magnetic nanoparticle for potential dissipation-free biomedical application in brain. Scientific Reports. 6 article number 29792, 2016, doi:10.1038/srep29792
  • Nagesetti* and A.J. McGoron. Multifunctional Organically Modified Silica Nanoparticles for Chemotherapy, Adjuvant Hyperthermia and Near Infrared Imaging. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 147:492-500, 2016
  • Senait Aknaw Debebe*, Mohammed Goryawala*, Malek Adjouadi, Anthony J. McGoron, Seza A. Güleç. 18F-FLT Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography Imaging in Pancreatic Cancer: Determination of Tumor Proliferative Activity and Comparison with Glycolytic Activity as Measured by 18F-FDG Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography Imaging. Mol Imaging Radionucl Ther 25:32-38, 2016.
  • Bhardwaj*, V., S. Srinivasan*, J. McGoron. Efficient intracellular delivery and improved biocompatibility of colloidal silver nanoparticles towards intracellular SERS immuno-sensing. Analyst 140, 3929-3934, 2015.
  • Gill, P., V. Musaramthota, N. Munroe, A. Datye, R. Dua, W. Haider, R. Rokicki, McGoron and S Ramaswamy. Surface Modification of Ni-Ti Alloys for Stent Application after Magnetoelectropolishing, Material Science and Engineering C. 50:37-44, 2015
  • Fernandez-Fernandez*, A., D. Carvajal, T.L. Lei*, McGoron. Chemotherapy-Induced Changes in Cardiac Capillary Permeability Measured by Fluorescent Multiple Indicator Dilution. Annals of Biomed Eng. 42:2405-2415, 2014 (DOI: 10.1007/s10439-014-1110-9).
  • Fernandez-Fernandez*, Alicia, Romila Manchanda, Denny Carvajal, Tingjun Lei*, Supriya Srinivasan*, Anthony J. McGoron. Covalent IR820-PEG Diamine Nanoconjugates for Theranostic Applications in Cancer. International Journal of Nanomedicine. 2014:9, 4631-4638, 2014 http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/IJN.S69550
  • Mohammed Goryawala, Seza A. Gulec, Ruchir Bhatt*, Anthony J. McGoron, and Malek Adjouadi. A Low-Interaction Automatic 3D Liver Segmentation Method using Computed Tomography (CT) for Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT). BioMed Research International. 2014, Article ID 198015, 12 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/198015.
  • Srinivasan*, S. R. Manchanda, T. Lei*. A. Nagesetti*. A. Fernandez-Fernandez, J. McGoron. Targeted PLGA nanoparticles for simultaneous delivery of chemotherapeutic and hyperthermia agents – an in vitro study. Journal of Photochemistry & Photobiology, B: Biology 136C (2014), pp. 81-90 DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2014.04.012
  • Bhardwaj*, V., J. McGoron. Biosensor Technology for Chemical and Biological Toxins: Progress and Prospects. Photon. Photon Journal of Biomedical Engineering. 112 (2014) 380-392
  • Lei*, T., R. Manchanda, A. Fernandez-Fernandez*, Y.C. Huang, D. Wright, J. McGoron. Thermal and pH Sensitive Multifunctional Polymer Nanoparticles for Cancer Imaging and Therapy. RSC Advances. 2014, 4, 17959-17968. DOI:10.1039/C4RA01112K
  • Alejandro Amor-Coarasa*, Andrew Milera, Denny Carvajal, Seza Gulec, and Anthony J. McGoron. Lyophilized Kit for the Preparation of the PET Perfusion Agent [68Ga]-MAA. International Journal of Molecular Imaging, vol. 2014, Article ID 269365, 7 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/269365
  • Lei*, T., A. Fernandez-Fernandez*, R. Manchanda, Y.C. Huang, J. McGoron. Near-infrared dye loaded polymeric nanoparticles for cancer imaging and therapy and cellular response after laser-induced heating. Beilstein J. of Nanotechnology. 2014, 5, 313-322
  • Alejandro Amor-Coarasa*, Andrew Milera, Denny Carvajal, Seza Gulec, and Anthony J. McGoron, 90Y-DOTA-CHS Microspheres for Liver Radiomicrosphere Therapy: Preliminary In Vivo Lung Radiochemical Stability Studies, Journal of Radiotherapy, vol. 2014, Article ID 941072, 6 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/941072
  • Alejandro Amor-Coarasa*, Andrew Milera, Denny Carvajal, Seza Gulec, Jared Leichner, and Anthony J. McGoron, “68Ga-NOTA-CHSg and -CHSg Labeled Microspheres for Lung Perfusion and Liver Radiomicrospheres Therapy Planning,” International Journal of Molecular Imaging, vol. 2013, Article ID 279872, 9 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/279872
  • Bhardwaj*, V., S. Srinivasan*, J. McGoron. AgNPs-Based Label-Free Colloidal SERS Nanosensor for the Rapid and Sensitive Detection of Stress-Proteins Expressed in Response to Environmental-Toxins. Biosensors and Bioelectronics S12: 005. doi: 10.4172/2155-6210.S12-005 (2013)
  • Srinivasan*, S. R. Manchanda, A. Fernandez-Fernandez*, T. Lei*, J. McGoron. Near-Infrared Fluorescing IR820-Chitosan Conjugate for Multifunctional Cancer Theranostic Applications, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 119:52-59, 2013.
  • Tang*, J., J. McGoron. Increasing the Rate of Heating: A Potential Therapeutic Approach for Achieving Synergistic Tumor Killing in Combined Hyperthermia and Chemotherapy. Int J of Hyperthermia. 29(2):145-155, 2013.
  • Gill*, P., N. Munroe, and J. McGoron. Characterization and Degradation Behavior of Anodized Magnesium-Hydroxyapatite Metal Matrix Composites. Journal of Biomimetics, Biomaterials, and Tissue Engineering. 16:55-69, 2012.
  • Persaud-Sharma*, D, N. Budiansky, J. McGoron. Mechanical Properties and Tensile Failure Analysis of Novel Bio-absorbable Mg-Zn-Cu and Mg-Zn-Se Alloys for Endovascular Applications. Metals. 3:23-40, 2012 doi:10.3390/met3010023
  • Goryawala*, M.R. Guillen, S. Gulec, T. Barot, R. Suthar, R. Bhatt*, A. McGoron and M. Adjouadi, An Accurate 3D Liver Segmentation Method for Selective Internal Radiation Therapy Using a Modified K-Means Algorithm and Parallel Computing. Int. J. of Innovative Computing Information and Control. 8(10):6515-6538, 2012.
  • Bhatt*, R. M. Adjouadi, M. Goryawala*, S. Gulec, and McGoron. An algorithm for PET tumor volume and activity quantification: Without specifying camera’s point spread function (PSF). Medical Physics. 39(7):4187-4203, 2012.
  • Manchanda, R., A. Fernandez-Fernandez*, D.A. Carvajal*; T. Lei*, Y. Tang*, J. McGoron. Nanoplexes for Cell Imaging and Hyperthermia: In vitro Studies. J of Biomedical Nanotechnology. 8:699–707, 2012.
  • Goryawala*, M.R. Guillen, M. Cabrerizo, A. Barreto, S. Gulec, T. Barot, R. Suthar, R. Bhatt*, A. McGoron, M. Adjouadi. A 3D Liver Segmentation Method with Parallel Computing for Selective Internal Radiation Therapy. IEEE – Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine. 16(1):62-69, 2012.
  • Fernandez-Fernandez*, A, R. Manchanda, T. Lei*, D. Carvajal*, Y. Tang*, S. Kazmi*, J. Mcgoron. A Comparative Study of Optical and Heat Generation Properties of IR820 and Indocyanine Green. Mol Imaging. 11(2):99-113. 2012. DOI 10.2310/7290.2011.00031
  • Persaud-Sharma,*, A. McGoron Biodegradable Magnesium Alloys: A Review of Material Development and Applications. Journal of Biomimetics Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering; 12:25-39, 2012. DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/JBBTE.12.25
  • Persaud-Sharma*, D., N. Munroe, McGoron. Electro and Magneto-Electropolished Surface Micro-Patterning on Binary and Ternary Nitinol. Trends Biomater Artif Organs. 2012; 26(2): 74–85.
  • Goryawala*, M., M.R. Guillen, A. Barreto, R. Bhatt*, McGoron, M. Adjouadi. Design and Evaluation of Parallel Processing Techniques for 3D Liver Segmentation and Volume Rendering. Journal on Software Engineering. 5(4):12-27, 2011.
  • Fernandez-Fernandez*, A., R. Manchanda, J. McGoron. Theranostic Applications of Nanomaterials in Cancer: Drug. Delivery, Image-Guided Therapy, and Multifunctional Platforms. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 165(7-8):1628-51, 2011.
  • Haider*, W., N. Munroe, V. Tek, P. K. S. Gill*, Y. Tang*, J. McGoron. Cytotoxicity of Metal Ions Released from Nitinol Alloys on Endothelial Cells. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance. 2011. DOI: 10.1007/s11665-011-9884-5.
  • Lei*, T., S. Srinivasan*, Y. Tang*, R. Manchanda, A. Nagesetti*, A. Fernandez-Fernandez, J. McGoron. Comparing Cellular Uptake and Cytotoxicity of Targeted Drug Carriers in Cancer Cell Lines with Different Drug Resistance Mechanisms. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine. 7(3):324-332, 2011 doi:10.1016/j.nano.2010.11.004. NIHMS 254071
  • Pulletikurthi*, C., N. Munroe, P. Gill*, S. Pandya*, D. Persaud*, W. Haider*, K. Iyer*, and McGoron Cytotoxicity of Ni from Surface-Treated Porous Nitinol (PNT) on Osteoblast Cells. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance. 2011. DOI: 10.1007/s11665-011-9930-3
  • Zhang*, Z. J. McGoron, ET Crumpler, and CZ Li. Co-culture based blood-brain barrier in vitro model, a tissue engineering approach using immortalized cell lines for drug transport study. Appl Biochem Biotechnol (2011) 163:278–295 DOI 10.1007/s12010-010-9037-6.
  • Tang*, Y., T. Lei*, R. Manchanda*, Nagesetti*, A. Fernandez-Fernandez*, S. Srinivasan*, A.J. McGoron. Simultaneous Delivery of Chemotherapeutic and Thermal-Optical Agents to Cancer Cells by a Polymeric (PLGA) Nanocarrier: an In Vitro Study. Pharm Res (2010) 27:2242–2253. DOI 10.1007/s11095-010-0231-6.
  • Wang*, Q., J. McGoron, R. Bianco, Y. Kato, L. Pinchuk, and R.T. Schoephoerster. In Vivo Assessment of a Novel Polymer (SIBS) Trileaflet Heart Valve. Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 2010, 19(4):499-505
  • Manchanda, R., A. Fernandez-Fernandez*, A. Nagesetti*, and J. McGoron, Preparation and characterization of a polymeric (PLGA) nanoparticulate drug delivery system with simultaneous incorporation of chemotherapeutic and thermo-optical agents. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2010, 75:260–267.
  • Wang*, J., M. de Valle*, M. Goryawala*, J. Franquiz and McGoron. Computer Assisted Detection and Quantification of Lung Tumors in Respiratory Gated PET/CT Images: Phantom Study. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2010, 48:49–58.
  • Tang*, Y. and J. McGoron. Combined Effects of Laser-ICG Photothermotherapy and Doxorubicin Chemotherapy on Ovarian Cancer Cells. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 2009, 97:138-144.
  • Wang*,, A.J. McGoron, L. Pinchuk, R.T Schoephoerster. A Novel Small Animal Model for Biocompatibility Assessment of Polymeric Materials for Use in Prosthetic Heart Valves. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 2009 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.32562)
  • Gulec, S.A., R. Selwyn, R. Weiner, P. Flamen, G. Mesoloras, D. Lamonica, J. Machac, G. Hiatt, O. Ugur, McGoron. Radiomicrosphere Therapy: Nuclear Medicine Considerations, Guidelines and Protocols. J International Oncology. 2009, 2(1):26-39.
  • McGoron, A.J., Capille*, M.F. Georgiou, P. Sanchez, J. Solano, M. Gonzalez-Brito, and J.W. Kuluz. Brain Perfusion SPECT Analysis using Reconstructed ROI Maps of Radioactive Microsphere derived Cerebral Blood Flow and Statistical Parametric Mapping. BMC Medical Imaging, 2008, 8:4.
  • Wang*, J., J. Byrne, J. Franquiz, A. McGoron. Evaluation of an amplitude-based sorting algorithm to reduce lung tumor blurring in PET images using 4D NCAT phantom. Comput Meth Programs Biomed. 2007, 87(2):112-122.
  • McGoron, A.J., M. Xuming*, M.F. Georgiou, and J.W. Kuluz. Computer Phantom Study of Brain PET Glucose Metabolism Imaging Using a Rotating SPECT/PET Camera. Computers in Biology and Medicine. 2005, 35:511-531.
  • Kassing*, W.M, J. McGoron, S.R. Thomas, H.R. Elson, D.W. Pipes. Monte Carlo Calculations of Dose Distribution for Intramural Delivery of Radioisotopes Using a Direct Injection Balloon Catheter. Cardiovas Rad Med (continued as Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine). 2002, 3:44-48.
  • McGoron, A.J., C.H. Joiner, M. Palascak, W.J. Claussen* and R.S. Franco. Dehydration Of Mature And Immature Sickle Red Blood Cells During Fast Oxygenation/Deoxygenation Cycles: Role Of KCl Cotransport And Extracellular Calcium. Blood. 2000, 95:2164-2168.
  • McGoron, A.J., W.M. Kassing*, S.R. Thomas, R.C. Samaratunga, R.G. Pratt, H.R. Elson, D.W. Pipes. Intravascular Irradiation Using Re-186 Liquid-Filled Balloon Catheters: Correlation Between Experimental and Theoretical Studies. Cardiovas Rad Med (continued as Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine). 1999, 1:368-375.
  • McGoron, A.J., D. Biniakiewicz, R.W. Millard, A. Kumar, S.C. Kennedy, N.J. Roszell*, M. Gabel, C. Huth, R.A. Walsh and M.C. Gerson. Myocardial Kinetics of 99m-Technetium-Q Agents: Studies in Isolated Cardiac Myocte, Isolated Perfused Rat Heart and Canine Regional Myocardial Ischemia Models. Investigative Radiology. 1999, 34:704-717.
  • Lenihan, D.J., J. McGoron, M. Gabel, R.A. Walsh, and M.C. Gerson. Reliability of Technetium-99m Q12 and Thallium-201 Myocardial Activity Measurements after Triphenyl Tetrazolium Chloride Myocardial Staining by Perfusion. Investigative Radiology. 1999, 34:276-291.
  • Rosenbaum, A.F., J. McGoron, R.W. Millard, M. Gabel, D. Biniakiewicz, R.A. Walsh and M.C. Gerson. Uptake of Seven Myocardial Tracers During Increased Myocardial Blood Flow by Dobutamine Infusion. Investigative Radiology. 1999, 34:91-98.
  • Thomas, S.R., L. Gradon, S.E. Pratsinis, R.G. Pratt, G.P. Fotou, J. McGoron, A.L. Podgorski and R.W. Millard. Perfluorocarbon Compound Aerosols for Delivery to the Lung as Potential F-19 NMR Reporters of Regional Pulmonary pO2.  Invest Radiol. 1997, 32:29-38.
  • Pratt, R.G., J. Zheng, B.K. Stewart, Y. Shiferaw, J. McGoron, R.C. Samaratunga and S.R. Thomas. Application of a 3D Volume Protocol for Mapping Oxygen Tension (pO2) in Perfluorocarbons at Low Field.  Mag Res Med. 1997, 37:307-313.
  • Meleca, M.J., J. McGoron, M.C. Gerson, R.W. Millard, M. Gabel, D. Biniakiewicz, N.J. Roszell and R.A. Walsh. Unique Flow versus Uptake Characteristics of Tc-99m Q3:  Comparisons of Perfusion Tracers in a Canine Model of Myocardial Ischemia. J Nuc. Med. 1997, 38:1847-1856.
  • McGoron, A.J., P.K. Nair, R.W. Schubert. Michaelis-Menten Kinetics Model of Oxygen Consumption by Rat Brain Slices Following Hypoxia.  Annals Biomed Eng. 1997, 25:565-572.
  • Lee, M.T.B., C.J. Seliskar, W.R. Heineman and J. McGoron. Microelectrode Sensors for In Vivo Detection of Radiopharmaceuticals.  J Am. Chem Soc. 1997, 119:6434-6435.
  • McGoron, A.J., M.C. Gerson, D.S. Biniakiewicz, N.J. Roszell, L.C. Washburn, and R.W. Millard. Extraction and Retention of 99mTc Q12, 99mTc Sestamibi and 201Tl in Isolated Rat Heart During Coronary Acidemia.  Eur J Nuc Med. 1997, 24:1479-1486.
  • McGoron, A.J., D.S. Biniakiewicz, L.C. Washburn, R.W. Millard and M.C. Gerson. Effects of Ouabain on 99mTc Q12 and 201Tl Uptake and Retention by Isolated Rat Hearts.  Nucl. Med.  1996, 37:752-756.
  • Gerson, M.C. and J. McGoron. 99mTc Glucarate: What Will Be Its Clinical Role?  J Nucl Cardiol. 1997, 4:336-340.
  • Thomas, S.R., R.G. Pratt, R.W. Millard, R. C. Samaratunga, Y. Shiferaw, J. McGoron and K.K. Tan. In Vivo pO2 Imaging in the Porcine Model with Perfluorocarbon F-19 NMR at Low Field.  Mag Reso. Imaging. 1996, 14:103-114.
  • Stern, S.A., S.C Dronen, J. McGoron, X. Wang, K. Chaffins, R. Millard, P.E. Keipert and N.S. Faithfull. The Effect of Supplemental Perfluorocarbon Administration on Hypotensive Resuscitation of Severe Uncontrolled Hemorrhage. A. J Emergency Med. 1995, 13:269-275.
  • Gerson, M.C., R.W. Millard, J. McGoron, M. Gabel, L.C. Washburn, D. Biniakiewicz, R.C. Elder, E. Deutsch and R.A. Walsh. Myocardial Uptake and Kinetic Properties of 99mTc Q3 in Dogs.  J Nucl Med. 1994, 35:1698-1706.
  • Gerson, M.C., R.W. Millard, N.J. Roszell, J. McGoron, G. Gabel, L.C. Washburn, D. Biniakiewicz, D. Blankenship, W.H. Mallin, R.C. Elder, E. Deutsch and R.A. Walsh. Kinetic Properties of 99mTc Q12 in Canine Myocardium.  Circulation. 1994, 89:1291-1300.
  • McGoron, A.J., R. Pratt, J. Zhang, Y. Shiferaw, S. Thomas and R. Millard. Perfluorocarbon Distribution to Liver, Lung and Spleen of Emulsions of Perfluorotributylamine (FTBA) in Pigs and Rats and Perfluoro Octylbromide (PFOB) in Rats and Dogs by 19F NMR Spectroscopy.  Vth International Symposium on Blood substitutes, San Diego, CA, 1993. Full paper published in Artificial Cells, Blood Subs.& Immob Biotech.  1994, 22:1243-1250.
  • Millard, R.W. and J. McGoron. Lung Functions After Intravenous or Intraperitoneal Administration of Perfluoro Octylbromide (PFOB) or Perfluorotributylamine (FTBA). Vth International Symposium on Blood substitutes, San Diego, CA, 1993. Full paper published in Artificial Cells, Blood Subs & Immob Biotech.  1994, 22:1251-1258.
  • He, P. and McGoron. Parameter Estimation For Nonlinear Frequency Dependent Attenuation In Soft Tissue.  Ultrasound Med Biol. 1989, 15:757-763.
  1. Conference Proceedings Papers/Abstracts

(1) Refereed Conferrence Proceeding Papers (multiple pages)

  1. Senait A Debebe, Juan Franquiz, Anthony J McGoron. 3D dosimetry estimation for selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) using SPECT/CT images: a phantom study. 2015 SPIE 9412, Medical Imaging 2015: Physics of Medical Imaging, 941234 (March 18, 2015); doi:10.1117/12.2082383.
  2. Vinay Bhardwaj, Supriya Srinivasan, Anthony J. McGoron. On-chip surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS)-linked immuno-sensor assay (SLISA) for rapid and global environmental surveillance of chemical-toxins. SPIE 9486, Advanced Environmental, Chemical, and Biological Sensing Technologies XII, 948611 (May 13, 2015); doi:10.1117/12.2182591
  3. Sztejnberg, M., McGoron, A., Amor-Coarasa, A., Gulec, S. AVANCES EN INVESTIGACIÓN Y DESARROLLO DE LA TERAPIA POR RADIOMICRO-ESFERAS DE 90Y: DOSIMETRÍA NUMÉRICA PARA EXPERIMENTOS CON RADIOQUÍMICOS NOVEDOSOS. AATN 2014. December 1-5. Buenos Ares, Argentina.
  4. Alicia Fernandez-Fernandez, Romila Manchanda, Denny A Carvajal, Tingjun Lei and Anthony J McGoron. Multifunctional Covalent Nanoconjugate for Near-Infrared Imaging and Hyperthermia. Proceedings of the 29th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference. Miami, FL, May 3-5, 2013. Sponsored by IEEE EMBS.
  5. Tingjun Lei, Romila Manchanda, Alicia Fernandez-Fernandez, Yen-Chih Huang, Anthony J McGoron. Theranostic Nanoparticles for Imaging and Therapy and Cellular Response after Laser-Induced Heating. Proceedings of the 29th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference. Miami, FL, May 3-5, 2013. Sponsored by IEEE EMBS.
  6. Vinay Bhardwaj, Supriya Srinivasan, Rupak Dua and Anthony J McGoron. SERS Biosensor for Label Free Monitoring of Environmental Stress. Proceedings of the 29th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference. Miami, FL, May 3-5, 2013. Sponsored by IEEE EMBS.
  7. Alejandro Amor Coarasa, Andrew Milera, Denny A. Carvajal, Anthony J McGoron. 99mTc-MAA vs. 68Ga-MAA as Perfusion Agents. Proceedings of the 29th Southern Biomedical Engineering Miami, FL, May 3-5, 2013. Sponsored by IEEE EMBS.
  8. Senait Debebe, Ruchir Bhatt and Anthony McGoron. Web Based Interactive Medical Imaging Applications for Teaching Nuclear Medicine. Proceedings of the 29th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference. Miami, FL, May 3-5, 2013. Sponsored by IEEE EMBS.
  9. Alicia Fernandez-Fernandez, Romila Manchanda, Denny Carvajal, Tingjun Lei, Anthony J. McGoron. Covalent IR820-PEG diamine conjugates: characterization and in vivo biodistribution, Proc. SPIE 8596, Reporters, Markers, Dyes, Nanoparticles, and Molecular Probes for Biomedical Applications V, 859605 (February 21, 2013); doi:10.1117/12.2004869
  10. Anthony J. McGoron, Supriya Srinivasan, Tingjun Lei, Yuan Tang, Romila Manchanda Combined photothermal therapy and chemotherapy in cancer using HER-2 targeted PLGA nanoparticles. SPIE Proceedings Volume 8582: Biophotonics and Immune Responses VIII. San Francisco, CA. February 21, 2013 doi: 10.1117/12.2005500
  11. Fernandez-Fernandez, A., R. Manchanda, T. Lei, S. Srinivasan, and J. McGoron. IR820 Conjugates for Image-Guided Cancer Therapy. IFMBE Proceedings 39, pp. 1636–1639, 2012.
  12. Goryawala M., R. Bhatt, S. Gulec, McGoron and M. Adjouadi, A low-interaction automatic 3D liver segmentation method for selective internal radiation therapy. 2012 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing.
  13. Tang, Y. and J. McGoron. The Role of Temperature Increase Rate in Combinational Hyperthermia Chemotherapy Treatment. Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7565, doi:10.1117/12.842587. 2010
  14. Fernandez‐Fernandez, A., D.A. Carvajal and J. McGoron. Measuring In Vivo Effects of Chemotherapy Treatment on Cardiac Permeability. IFMBE Proceedings 32, p. 126-129. 2010.
  15. Lei, T., S. Srinivasan, Y. Tang, R. Manchanda, A. Fernandez‐Fernandez, J. Mcgoron. Targeted Delivery of Doxorubicin by PLGA Nanoparticles Increases Drug Uptake in Cancer Cell Lines. IFMBE Proceedings 32, p. 224-227. 2010.
  16. Manchanda, R., T. Lei, Y. Tang, A. Fernandez‐Fernandez, J. McGoron. Cellular Uptake and Cytotoxicity of a Novel ICG-DOX-PLGA Dual Agent Polymer Nanoparticle Delivery System. IFMBE Proceedings 32, p. 228-231. 2010.
  17. Goryawala, M., M. Guillen, R. Bhatt, Mcgoron, M. Adjouadi. A comparative study on the performance of the parallel and distributing computing operation in MatLab. Proceedings – International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA, pp. 150-157, 2010.
  18. Tang, Y. and J. McGoron Interaction of dye-enhanced photothermotherapy and chemotherapy in the treatment of cancer: an in vitro study, Proc. SPIE 7164, Optical Methods for Tumor Treatment and Detection: Mechanisms and Techniques in Photodynamic Therapy XVIII, 71640X (February 18, 2009); doi:10.1117/12.808448.
  19. Wang, J., J. Franquiz, and J. McGoron. Comparison of Respiratory Motion Correction Methods in PET Lung Tumor Quantification. IFMBE Proceedings 24, p. 63-66. 2009.
  20. Manchanda, R., A. Nagesetti, A. Fernandez-Fernandez, and J. McGoron Development of a PLGA Nanoparticle Drug Delivery System Containing Imaging/Hyperthermia and Chemotherapy Agents. IFMBE Proceedings 24, p. 183-184. 2009.
  21. Liu, T., A. Bhanushali, J. Martinez, J. McGoron, and R.R. Panepucci. Optical Characterization with the Waveguide Microgripper. IFMBE Proceedings 24, p. 187-188. 2009.
  22. Fernandez-Fernandez, A., J. McGoron, and D.A. Carvajal. Application of a Fluorescent Multiple Indicator Method to Study Changes in Cardiac Permeability with Chemotherapy. IFMBE Proceedings 24, p. 299-300. 2009.
  23. Carvajal, D.A., A. Fernandez-Fernandez, and J. McGoron. Development of Matlab Algorithm to Process Pressure Waveforms from Isolated Perfused Heart Experiments. IFMBE Proceedings 24, p. 315-316. 2009.
  24. Wang, J., del Valle, J. Franquiz, and A. McGoron. Automated lung tumor detection and quantification for respiratory gated PET/CT images. Proc. SPIE 6914, 69144G (2008).
  25. Goryawala, M., Del Valle, J. Wang, J. Byrne, J. Franquiz, and A. McGoron. Low-cost respiratory motion tracking system. Proc. SPIE 6918, 691822 (2008).
  26. del Valle, M., Goryawala, and A. J. McGoron. Dynamic lung tumor phantom coupled with chest motion. Proc. SPIE 6918, 69182N (2008).
  27. McGoron, A., Wang, S. Erickson, M. Goryawala. Quantitative Comparison of Two Gating Schemes in Lung PET: Simulations with Computer Phantom. Biomedical Engineering Recent Developments. Medical and Engineering Publishers Inc, 27-32, 2008.
  28. McGoron, A.J., A. Fernandez. Applications of ICG and IR-820: Stability of Optical Properties Versus Hyperthermia Properties. Biomedical Engineering Recent Developments. Medical and Engineering Publishers Inc, 39-42, 2008.
  29. Iyer, K., N. Duraiswamy, J. Villar, R. Ramirez, S. White, McGoron, R.T. Schoephoerster. Hemocompatibility Characterization of Polymers for Use in Intravascular Applications. . Biomedical Engineering Recent Developments. Medical and Engineering Publishers Inc, 201-202, 2008.
  30. McGoron, A.J. Estimation of Nonlinear Attenuation Using Frequency Agility Processing. IEEE EMBS 10th Ann. Int. Conf. 1998, 3:1094-1095.

(2) Refereed Conference Abstracts (single page)

  1. J Medina, A Nagesetti, AJ McGoron, F Leng. Chemical cross-linking of doxorubicin to synthetic oligonucleotides by formaldehyde. The FASEB Journal 31 (1 Supplement), lb52-lb52. 2017
  2. Abhignyan Nagesetti, Zoe Bernard, Pedro de Costa, Juanpablo Olguin, and Anthony McGoron. Multifunctional Ormosil-Theranostic Probes for Adjuvant Cancer Therapy, Deep Tumor Penetration and In-Vivo Imaging. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, October 11-14, 2017.
  3. Ralph Valentin, Gloria Andrade-Feraud, and Anthony McGoron. Methods to Characterize Theranostics Nanoparticles Size Distribution Based on Polydispersity and Nanoparticle Morphology. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, October 11-14, 2017.
  4. Abhignyan Nagesetti, George Dulikravich & Anthony McGoron. Multifunctional Organically Modified Silica Nanoparticles for Image Guided Chemotherapy with On-demand Drug Release and Deep Tumor Drug Delivery Properties. World Molecular Imaging Congress, New York, New York, September 7-10, 2016
  5. Abhignyan Nagesetti & Anthony McGoron. Multifunctional Ormosil Nanoparticle Platform for Image Guided Chemotherapy with Adjuvant Hyperthermia. Society for Personalized Nanomedicine. Miami, FL, May 19029, 2016.
  6. Sztejnberg, S. Gulec, A.J. McGoron. Radiation dosimetry of degradable polymer microspheres labeled with 99mTc and 68Ga intended for radiomicrosphere therapy planning. World Molecular Imaging Congress, Honolulu, HI. September 2-5, 2015
  7. Nagesetti, G. Dulikravich, and A. McGoron Silica Nanoparticle Transport in Simulated Tumor Microenvironments: The Role of Surface Functionalization and Cellular Autophagy. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL. October 7-10, 2015.
  8. Bhardwaj, V.,S. Srinivasan, J. McGoron. Towards Development of First LF-CBB-SIST (Label-Free Cell-Based Biosensor using SERS Immuno-Sensor Technology) For Intracellular Proteins detection. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL. October 7-10, 2015.
  9. Srinivasan, V. Bhardwaj, A.J. McGoron. Multifunctional silver nanoparticles for targeted cancer therapy. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL. October 7-10, 2015.
  10. Nagesetti, D. Estumano, H. Orlande, M. Colaço, G. Dulikravich, and A. McGoron. The Effect of Surface Functionalization and Temperature on Nanoparticle Penetration into Tumor Spheroids. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX. October 22-25, 2014.
  11. Lei, T., A. Fernandez-Fernandez, R. Manchanda, Y.C. Huang, J. McGoron. Theranostic Polymeric Nanoparticles for Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy and Cellular Response after Laser/NPs Heating. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA. September 25-28, 2013.
  12. Jonathan Siikanen, Hector Francisco Valdovinos, Reinier Hernandez, Alejandro Amor Coarasa, Anthony McGoron, Anders Sandell, Todd Barnhart, Robert Jerome Nickles. Cyclotron produced Ga-66/68 with thermal diffusion-assisted bulk separation and AG50W-X8/UTEVA purification. Radiometals 2013. Santa Rosa CA 13-16 June.
  13. Tingjun Lei; Romila Manchanda; Yen-Chih Huang; Alicia Fernandez-Fernandez; Karina Bunetska; Andrew Milera; Azael Sarmiento; Anthony J. McGoron. Near-infrared imaging loaded polymeric nanoparticles: in vitro and in vivo studies, Proc. SPIE 8596, Reporters, Markers, Dyes, Nanoparticles, and Molecular Probes for Biomedical Applications V, 859607 (February 21, 2013); doi:10.1117/12.2005563
  14. Bhardwaj, V.,S. Srinivasan, J.F. John, J. McGoron Label free SERS based biosensor for monitoring environmental stress. IEEE-EMBS Micro and Nanotechnology in Medicine Conference. Maui, HI. December 3-7, 2012.
  15. Amor-Coarasa, A., A. Milera, J. McGoron. Microspheres for SIRT PET/CT Planning and Lung Perfusion. IEEE-EMBS Micro and Nanotechnology in Medicine Conference. Maui, HI. Ddecember 3-7, 2012.
  16. McGoron, A, Nagesetti, A. The Effect of Hyperthermia on Penetration of Nanoparticles in Extracellular Matrix Gels and Tumor Spheroids. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. Oct 24-27, 2012.
  17. Fernandez-Fernandez, A., Lei, T.; Manchanda, R., McGoron, A. Preparation and Characterization of Covalent IR820-PEG Diamine Conjugates. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. Oct 24-27, 2012.
  18. Bhardwaj, V., John, J., McGoron, A., Srinivasan, S. Silver Nanoparticle Based SERS Biosensor for Detection and Assessment of Nonspecific Environmental Toxin Exposure. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. Oct 24-27, 2012.
  19. Huang, Y-C, Lei, T., Manchanda, R., McGoron, A. Thermal and PH Sensitive Multifunctional Polymer Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. Oct 24-27, 2012.
  20. Lei, T., R Manchanda, Y-C Huang, J. McGoron, Simultaneous delivery of chemotherapeutic and hyperthermia agents using polymeric nanoparticles: an in vitro study., World Congress 2012 Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, May 26-31, 2012, Beijing, China.
  21. , T., S Srinivasan, Y Tang, R Manchanda, A Nagesetti, A Fernandez-Fernandez, A. J. McGoron, Simultaneous delivery of chemotherapeutic and thermal-optical agents to cancer cells by a polymeric nanocarrier: an in vitro study, BIT’s 5th Annual World Congress of Cancer, May 18-20, 2012, Beijing, China
  22. Alejandro Amor Coarasa, Romila Manchanda, Anthony McGoron, Seza Gulec; Chitosan microspheres: Therapeutic agent for liver-directed radiomicrosphere therapy. Society of Nuclear Medicine Meeting, Miami, FL, June 9-13, 2012.
  23. Alejandro Amor Coarasa, Seza Gulec, Anthony McGoron; Inexpensive and cGMP capable Ga-68 purification system. Society of Nuclear Medicine Meeting, Miami, FL, June 9-13, 2012.
  24. R, Syme. M, Goryawala, M, Gulec. S, and McGoron. A.  An algorithm for combined segmentation, functional volume (FV) estimation and mean activity concentration (mAC) correction of tumors: A positron emission tomography (PET) study. Society of Nuclear Medicine. , FL. June 9-13, 2012
  25. Fernandez-Fernandez, A., R. Manchanda, S. Srinivasan, T. Lei, D. Carvajal, and J. McGoron. IR820-chitosan conjugates for imaging and hyperthermia. Society of Nuclear Medicine 2012, Miami, FL. June 9-13, 2012.
  26. Manchanda, R., T Lei, Y-C Huang, J. McGoron, Co-delivery of near-infrared (NIR) imaging and chemotherapeutic agent using polymeric nanoparticles, Society of Nuclear Medicine, Jun 9-13, 2012, Miami, FL.
  27. Goryawala, M., S Gulec, R Suthar, R Bhatt, AJ McGoron, M. Adjouadi. A low-interaction automatic 3D liver segmentation method for selective internal radiation therapy. Society of Nuclear Medicine 2012, Miami, FL. June 9-13, 2012.
  28. Fernandez-Fernandez, A., R. Manchanda, T. Lei, S. Srinivasan, and J. McGoron. Covalent IR820-PEG diamine nanoconjugate for imaging and hyperthermia. NanoFlorida 2012, September 28-29, Tampa, FL.
  29. Manchanda, R., T Lei, Y-C Huang, J. McGoron, Thermal-triggered drug releasing from polymeric nanoparticles for cancer therapy. Nano-Bio Collaborative International Conference, Mar 22-24, 2012, Tampa, FL.
  30. Manchanda, R., T Lei, Y-C Huang, J. McGoron, Near-infrared Imaging (NIR) loaded polymeric nanoparticles: In vitro studies. NanoFlorida 2011: The 4th Annual NanoScience Technology Symposium (nanoFlorida), Sep 30th –Oct 1st, Miami, FL.
  31. John, V. Bhardwaj, S. Srinivasan, AJ. McGoron. Sensitive and Label Free Raman Detection and the Yeast Cellular Uptake of Colloidal Silver Nanospheres for In-vivo SERS Quantification for Caspase-3 Proteins. Nanoscience Technology Symposium (NanoFlorida). Miami, FL Sep 30-Oct 01, 2011.
  32. Vinay Bhardwaj, Joshy F. John, Supriya Srinivasan, Anthony J. McGoron. Optimization of silver based SERS substrate for development of yeast whole cell based biosensor chip”. Nano-bio Collaborative International Conference (NBCIC), University of South Florida, Tampa March 22-24 2012
  33. Fernandez-Fernandez, A., R. Manchanda, T. Lei, S. Srinivasan, D. Carvajal, and J. McGoron. IR820 conjugates: theranostic applications in cancer. NanoBio Collaborative International Conference 2012, Tampa, FL. March 22-24, 2012.
  34. Fernandez-Fernandez, A., R. Manchanda, T. Lei, Y. Tang, D. Carvajal, and J. McGoron.  IR820-PEG-diamine nanocomplexes for image-guided hyperthermia. NanoFlorida 2011, Miami, FL. September 30-October 1, 2011.
  35. Srinivasa, S., R. Manchanda, A. Fernandez-Fernandez, T. Lei, and A McGoron. Near-Infrared IR820-Chitosan Conjugate: In Vitro Studies. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Hartford, Ct. Oct 12-15, 2011.
  36. Srinivasan, S., R Manchanda, T Lei, Y Tang, AJ McGoron. Targeted delivery of indocyanine green and doxorubicin simultaneously loaded poly(lactide-co-glycolide) (PLGA) nanoparticles: An in vitro study. An AACR Special Conference on Nano in Cancer. January 12-15, 2011, Miami, Fl.
  37. Tang, Y., L. Tingjun, R. Manchanda, A Nagesetti, A. Fernandez-Fernandez, S. Srinivasan, J. McGoron. A Novel Dual-agent Loaded PLGA Nanoparticle for the Simultaneous Delivery of Chemotherapy and Hyperthermia. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Austin, TX. Oct 6-9, 2010.
  38. Fernandez-Fernandez, A., R. Manchanda, T. Lei, D.A. Carvajal, and J. McGoron. Novel IR-820-PEG-Diamine Nanoconjugates for Combined Imaging and Therapy: in vitro Studies. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Austin, TX. Oct 6-9, 2010.
  39. Manchanda, R., Y.C. Huang, T. Lei, A. Fernandez-Fernandez, J. McGoron. Novel Biodegradable PGD Polymeric Nanoparticles: Preparation and Characterization. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Austin, TX. Oct 6-9, 2010.
  40. Haider, W., N. Munroe, V. Tek, J. McGoron, P. K. S. Gill, C. Pulletikurthi, S. Pandya. An Assessment of Metal Ions Release from Ternary Nitinol Alloys under Static and Dynamic Conditions-Part I. SMST 2010, Proceedings of The International Conference for Shape Memory and Superelastic Technologies, May 16-20, 2010, Pacific Grove, CA. 
  41. Haider, W., N. Munroe, V. Tek, J. McGoron, P. K. S. Gill, C. Pulletikurthi, S. Pandya. Influence of Surface Treatments on Corrosion Resistance and Metal Ion Leaching. SMST 2010, Proceedings of The International Conference for Shape Memory and Superelastic Technologies , May 16-20, 2010, Pacific Grove,  California.
  42. Haider, W., N. Munroe, V. Tek, A. J. McGoron, P. K. S. Gill, C. Pulletikurthi, S. Effect of Surface Treatments on Corrosion Resistance and Metal Ion Leaching. SMST 2010, The International Conference for Shape Memory and Superelastic Technologies, May 16-20, 2010, Pacific Grove, CA.
  43. Haider, W., N. Munroe, V. Tek, J. McGoron, C. Pulletikurthi, P. K. Singh Gill, S. Pandya. Corrosion Resistance and Surface Analysis of Treated Nitinol Alloys. Biointerface, October 26-28, 2009, San Mateo, CA
  44. Haider, W., N. Munroe, S. Shah, J. McGoron, C. Pulletikurthi, P. K. S. Gill. Cytotoxicity Assessment of Corrosion Products of Nitinol alloys. Materials and Processes for medical devices-Conference and Exhibition, August 10-12, 2009, Minneapolis, MN.
  45. Haider, W., N. Munroe, V. Tek, Y. Tang, J. McGoron, C. Pulletikurthi, P. K. Singh Gill, S. Pandya. Comparing the Biocompatibility of Electropolished and Magnetoelectropolished Nitinol, Biointerface. October 26-28, 2009, San Mateo, CA.
  46. Haider, W., N. Munroe, S. Shah, J. McGoron, C. Pulletikurthi, P. K. S. Gill. Cytotoxicity Assessment of Corrosion Products of Nitinol Alloys. Materials and Processes for medical devices-Conference and Exhibition, August 10-12, 2009, Minneapolis, MN.
  47. Haider, W., N. Munroe, Y. Tang, J. McGoron, C. Pulletikurthi, P. K. S. Gill. Endothelialization of Ternary Nitinol Alloys. Materials and Processes for medical devices-Conference and Exhibition, August 10-12, 2009, Minneapolis, MN.
  48. Pulletikurthi, C., N. Munroe, S. Shah, J. McGoron, W. Haider and P. K. S. Gill. Effect of Surface Treatments on the Cytotoxicity of Porous Nitinol. Materials and Processes for Medical Devices-Conference and Exhibition, Aug 10-12, 2009, Minneapolis, MN.
  49. Haider, W., N. Munroe, Y. Tang, J. McGoron, C. Pulletikurthi, P. K. S. Gill, Endothelialization of Surface Treated Nitinol Alloys, Third International Conference on Mechanics of Biomaterials and Tissues, December 13-17, 2009, Clearwater Beach, Florida.
  50. Haider, W., N. Munroe, S. Shah, J. McGoron, C. Pulletikurthi, P. K. S. Gill, Cytoxicity Assessment of Corrosion Products of Nitinol Alloys, Materials and Processes for medical devices-Conference and Exhibition, August 10-12, 2009, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  51. Haider, W., N. Munroe, Y. Tang, J. McGoron, C. Pulletikurthi, P. K. S. Gill, Endothelialization of Ternary Nitinol Alloys, Materials and Processes for medical devices-Conference and Exhibition, August 10-12, 2009, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  52. Pulletikurthi, C., N. Munroe, S. Shah, J. McGoron, W. Haider and P. K. S. Gill, Effect of Surface Treatments on the Cytotoxicity of Porous Nitinol, Materials and Processes for Medical Devices-Conference and Exhibition, Aug 10-12, 2009, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  53. J. McGoron and A. Fernandez-Fernandez. Development of a Multiple Indicator Dilution Technique using Fluorescent Dyes to Measure Cardiac Capillary Permeability. Proceedings of the ASME 2008 Summer Bioengineering Conference.
  54. Chowdhury, M., Y. Tang, and J. McGoron. Ovarian Cancer Therapies Combining the Modalities of Hyperthermia and Chemotherapy. Proceeding of the Biomedical Engineering Society. Holywood, CA, 2007.
  55. Wang, J., J. McGoron, J. Byrne, J. Franquiz. Evaluation of a Novel PET Respiratory Gating Algorithm to Reduce Lung Tumor Blurring using the 4D NCAT Phantom. Medical Physics 33(6) p. 2278, 2006.
  56. Wang, J., J. McGoron, J. Byrne, J. Franquiz. A Novel Respiratory Gating Design for Motion Tracking in PET/CT Imaging. Proceeding of the Biomedical Engineering Society. Chicago, IL, 2006.
  57. Lin, W. and McGoron. In Vivo Characterization of Myocardial Infarction using Optical Spectroscopy. Proc. SPIE 6078A, 2006.
  58. Capille M, McGoron, M. Georgiou, J. Kuluz, P. Sanchez: Validation of SPECT CBF in Piglet Brain Injury by Registration of Reconstructed Microspheres. Radiological Society of North America, Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program – Abstract #000WNM-p, 2004.
  59. McGoron, A.J., J.W. Kuluz, M.F. Georgiou, P. Sanchez, M. Capille, and G.N. Sfakianakis. FDG Kinetics Imaging in Piglet Brain Using a Dual-Head Rotating SPECT/PET Camera. Proceeding of the Biomedical Engineering Society. Nashville, TN. October 1-4, 2003.
  60. Capille, M. and J. McGoron. Radon Transform Sinogram Based Calculated Attenuation Correction for PET. Proceeding of the Biomedical Engineering Society.  Nashville, TN. October 1-4, 2003.
  61. McGoron, A.J., M.F. Georgiou, J.W. Kuluz, M. Zhou, P. Sanchez, and G.N. Sfakianakis. FDG Kinetics and Perfusion Imaging with a Dual-Head Rotating SPECT/PET Camera: Preliminary Animal Studies. Proceedings of the 2003 Summer Bioengineering Conference. Key Biscayne, FL. June 25-29, 2003.
  62. Kassing, W.M., J. McGoron, S.R. Thomas, E.F. Elson and D.W. Pipes. Modeling of Radioactively Coated Stents using Combinatorial Geometry for use in Monte Carlo Simulations. World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Sydney, Australia, August 2003.
  63. McGoron, A., M. Zhou, M. Xuming, M. Georgiou, J. Kuluz, G. Sfakianakis. PET Imaging with a Dual-Head Rotating SPECT/PET Camera: Phantom Studies of Brain Glucose Metabolism. Proceedings of the 21st Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference, p. 201-202. Washington, DC, September 28 – 29, 2002.
  64. Kassing, W.M, J. McGoron, S.R. Thomas, H.R. Elson, and J. Franquiz. Lu-177 and P-32 Radiation Dose Delivery for Intravascular Brachytherapy: A Monte Carlo Investigation. Annals Biomed Eng. 2001, 29:S101.
  65. Holtzclaw, J.D., J. McGoron, C.H. Joiner, and R.S. Franco; Generation of Light Sickle Erythrocytes using a Fast Cycle Oxygenation/Deoxygenation Apparatus. Proceedings of the 24th Annual Meeting of the National Sickle Cell Program, p. 38a. Philadelphia, PA, April 9-12, 2000.
  66. Holtzclaw, J.D., M.T. Harris, M. Jiang, J. McGoron, C.H. Joiner, R.S. Franco. Gneration of Light Sickle Erythrocytes from Dense Sickle Erythrocytes during Fast Oxy/Deoxy cycling. Blood. 2000, 96:2579.
  67. Kassing, W.M., S.R. Thomas, J. McGoron, H.R. Elson, D.W. Pipes; Monte Carlo Calculations of Dose Distribution for Intramural Delivery of Radioisotopes using a Direct Injection Balloon Catheter. J Nucl Med. 2000, 41:85P.
  68. Thomas, S.R., R.G. Pratt, J. McGoron, R.C. Samaratunga and R.W. Millard. Monitoring pO2 in Bone Marrow Using Perfluorocarbon F-19 NMR. International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine.  April 20-24, 1998, Sydney, Australia.
  69. McGoron, A.J., D.S. Biniakiewicz, S.C. Kennedy, R.W. Millard and M.C. Gerson. Myocardial Kinetics of 99mTc-Q64 in Isolated Perfused Rat Hearts.  J Nucl Med. 1998, 39:219P
  70. McGoron, A.J., D.S. Biniakiewicz, M. Gabel, C. Huth, R.W. Millard, R.A. Walsh and M.C. Gerson. Kinetics of 99mTc-Q64 in a Canine Model of Myocardial Ischemia.  J Nucl Med. 1998, 39:216P.
  71. Kumar, A., J. McGoron, D.S. Biniakiewicz, S.C. Kennedy, R.W. Millard, R.A. Walsh and M.C. Gerson. Uptake of Novel 99mTc Compounds by Laminin Attatched Adult Rat Cardiac Myocytes. J Nucl Med. 1998, 39:216P.
  72. Thomas, S.R., R.C. Samaratunga, R.G. Pratt, J. McGoron and D.W. Pipes. Endovascular Irradiation Using Re-186 Balloon Catheters:  Experimental and Theoretical Studies.  Advances in Cardiovascular Therapy II.  March 8-10, 1998, Washington, D.C.
  73. Heineman, W.R., M.T. Lee-Alvarez, J. McGoron and C.J. Seliskar. Microelectrode Sensors for In Vivo Detection of Radiopharmaceuticals.  The Electrochemical Society Meeting, May 4-9, 1997, Montreal.
  74. Rosenbaum, A.F., J. Lukes, D. Biniakiewicz, C. Fortman, J. McGoron, R.A. Walsh and M.C. Gerson. Technetium-99m Q4 Washout in Human Hearts.  J Nucl Med.  1997, 38:165P.
  75. Roaenbaum, A., J. McGoron, M.C. Gerson, R.W. Millard, M. Gabel, D. Biniakiewicz and R.A. Walsh. Myocardial Blood Flow Vs Tracer Uptake Characteristics of Perfusion Tracers During Dobutamine Stress.  J Am Coll Cardiol. 1997, 29:442A.
  76. McGoron A.J. , C.H. Joiner, M. Palascak and R.S. Franco. Dehydration of TfR+ Sickle Reticulocytes During Fast Cycle Deoxygenation:  Role of KCl Cotransport and External CA++.  The National Sickle Cell Program Meeting, Washington D.C. September 17-20, 1997.
  77. McGoron, A.J., D.S. Biniakiewicz, N.J. Roszell, M.C. Gerson, L.C. Washburn and R.W. Kinetics of 99mTc Q12 by Isolated Rat Hearts During Hypoxia, Acidosis and Ischemia.  Nucl Med. 1996, 37:49P.
  78. McGoron, A.J., M. T. Lee, W. R. Heineman and C. J. Seliskar. Detection of Lipophilic Cationic Tracers with Microelectrode Sensors.  . Nucl Med. 1996, 37:205P.
  79. Meleca, M.J., J. McGoron, M.C. Gerson, R.W. Millard, M. Gabel, D. Biniakiewicz, and R.A. Walsh. Unique Flow Vs Uptake Characteristics of Tc99m-Q3 Among Five Technetium Tracers in a Canine Model of Myocardial Ischemia.  Circulation. 1996, 94:I301.
  80. Roszell, N.J., J. McGoron, D.S. Biniakiewicz, M.C. Gerson and R.W. Millard. Myocyte Hypoxia:  A Putative Mechanism of 99mTc-Q12 Overextraction in the Ischemic Heart.  Circulation, 1996, 94:I723.
  81. Roszell, N.J., J. McGoron, D.S. Biniakiewicz, M.C. Gerson and R.W. Millard. Cardiac Myocyte Uptake of Novel 99mTc Q compounds are Enhanced by Ligand Ester Groups. J Nucl Med. 1996, 37:188P.
  82. Lee, M.T., J. McGoron, C.J. Seliskar and W.R. Heineman. Development of Nafion Modified Microelectrodes for In Vivo Sensing of Re-Based Imaging Agents.  Pittsburg Conference, March 3-8, 1996, Chicago, Il.
  83. Lee, M.T., W.R. Heineman, J. McGoron and C.J. Seliskar. Development of Nafion Modified Microelectrodes for Detection of Re-Based Imaging Agents.  The 210th ACS Conference, August, 1995, Chicago, Il.
  84. McGoron, A.J., D.S. Biniakiewicz, N.J. Roszell, M.C. Gerson, L.C. Washburn and R.W. Millard. Extraction and Retention of 99mTc Q12, 99mTc Sestamibi and 201Tl Imaging Agents in Isolated Rat Heart During Acidemia.    1995, 92:I180-I181.
  85. Roszell, N.J., J. McGoron, D.S. Biniakiewicz, M.C. Gerson, S. Ahmed and R.W. Millard. 99mTc Q12 Handling by Isolated Rat Cardiac Myocytes and Mitochondria.  Circulation.  1995, 92:I181.
  86. Lenihan, D.J., M.C. Gerson, M. Gabel, C. Huth, J. McGoron and R.A. Walsh. Influence of Stunned but Viable Myocardium on Q12 and Thallium Uptake After Reperfusion in Canine Myocardial Infarction.   Circulation.  1995, 92:I789.
  87. Thomas, S.R., L. Gradon, S.E. Pratsinis, R.G. Pratt, G.P. Fotou and J. McGoron. Perfluorocarbon Compound Aerosols for Delivery to the Lung as F-19 NMR Reporters of Regional Pulmonary pO2. Proceedings of the Society of Magnetic Resonance Third Scientific Meeting.  1995, pg 1202.
  88. Biniakiewicz, D.S., L.C. Washburn, J. McGoron and M.C. Gerson. Synthesis and Biodistribution of New Tc-99m Q-Series Complexes with Ester Functionality.  J Nucl Med. 1995, 36:17P.
  89. McGoron, A.J., R.W. Millard, D.S. Biniakiewicz, L.C. Washburn and M.C. Gerson. Ouabain-Resistant Myocardial 99mTc-Q12 Extraction and Sustained Retention.    1994, 90:I368.
  90. Millard, R.W., J. McGoron, D.L. Armstrong and J.W. Hicks. Biomechanics and Biophysics of Neck Veins in Giraffe and Ostrich During Postural Maneuvers.  The Physiologist. 1994, 37:A-77.
  91. Russell, P.A., J. McGoron, S. Abdallah and R.W. Millard. Prediction and Validation of Particle Distribution in Synthetic and Natural Blood Admixtures in Branched Networks.  Annals Biomed Eng. 1993, 21(Supplement 1):49
  92. Stern, S.A., S.C. Dronen, X. Wang, K. Chaffins, J. McGoron and R.W. Millard. The Effect of Supplemental Perfluorochemical Administration on Hypotensive Resuscitation of Severe Uncontrolled Hemorrhage.  Annals Emergency Medicine.  1993, 22:930.
  93. Gerson, M.C., R.W. Millard, J. McGoron, M. Gabel, L.C. Washburn, D. Biniakiewicz, E.A. Deutsch, R.C. Elder and R.A. Walsh. Myocardial Uptake & Kinetics of Tc-99m Q3 in Dogs.  Proceedings of the First International Congress of Nuclear Cardiology, 1993, Abstract 602.
  94. Millard, R.W., J. McGoron and I.L. Grupp. Coronary and Myocardial Functional Dependence on Perfusate Dissolved Oxygen.  The Physiologist. 1992, 35:221.
  95. McGoron, A.J., P.K. Nair, and R.W. Schubert. Effects of Hypoxia on the Michaelis-Menten Kinetics of Oxygen Consumption by Rat Brain Slices.  FASEB J. 1992, 6:A1492.
  96. Bodi, I., McGoron, G. Takemura, A. Schwartz, and R.W. Millard. Intracardiac Electrophysiological Effects of a New Positive Inotropic Agent, OPC-8212, In Anesthetized Dogs.  FASEB J. 6:A1309, 1992.

 

PATENTS ISSUED

US 20170097343 A1. On-chip assay for environmental surveillance. Inventors: Vinay Bhardwaj, Anthony J. McGoron. Issued Apr 6, 2017

 

 

POST-DOC, GRADUATE, UNDERGRADAUTE AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT MENTORING

  1. post-Doctoral Fellow Supervision:
  2. Romila Manchanda (W.H Coulter Young Inventor, 2007-2011). – Research Assistant Professor in BME at FIU. Associate Professor, KR Mangalam University, Gurgaon, India
  3. Joshy John, 2011-2012. Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Minnesota, Department of Chemistry.

 

  1. PhD Student Major Advisor

Graduated:

  1. Jiali Wang, PhD, 2005-2009. Motion Correction Algorithm of Lung Tumors for Respiratory Gated PET Images (supported by AHA) – Medical Physicist at West Physics Consulting, LLC and is ABR (American Board of Radiology) certified
  2. Yuan Tang, PhD, 2005-2010. Image Guided Targeted Therapeutics for Cancer: Combined Hyperthermia and Chemotherapy. (Supported by FLDOH, awarded Outstanding CEC PhD Graduate spring 2010) – Postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Temple University
  3. Ruchir Bhatt, 2007-2012. A novel algorithm for PET tumor volume and activity quantification: Without specifying camera’s point spread function (PSF). (supported by NSF)- GE Healthcare, Milwaukee, WI
  4. Alicia Fernandez, PhD, 2006-2013. Design and Synthesis of anthracycline-peptide-conjugates targeted to nuclear DNA with less cardiotoxicity. (MBRS RISE fellowship, awarded Outstanding CEC PhD Graduate spring 2013, recognized as a World’s Ahead student at graduation) – Assistant Professor Nova SE University
  5. Tingjun Lei. 2008-2013. Multifunctional nanoparticles and their therapeutic application in cancer therapy: In vitro cellular studies and cellular response after laser induced heating within the cancer cell. Biomedical Scientist I at Cirile.
  6. Dharam Persaud. 2010-2013. An assessment of biodegradable and bioabsorbable materials for the treatment of cerebral aneurysms. (MBRS RISE fellowship) Received grant from American Aneurysm Foundation. Attending FIU Medical School starting fall 2013.
  7. Alejandro Amor-Coarasa 2010-2013. Microspheres for Selective Internal Radiation Treatment (Supported by NIH). Post-Doc for Shankar Vallabhajosula at Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. NY
  8. Supriya Srinivasan. 2009-2015. Development of a surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) based sensor for detection of apoptotic proteins for evaluation of therapeutic efficiency of drug loaded polymeric nanoparticles (Supported by DOD and NIH). Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of Miami.
  9. Vinay Bhardwaj 2010-2016. Label-free whole-cell SERS biosensor for monitoring stress response to environmental toxins (supported by DOD). Postdoc under Dr. Prabhas Moghe in Rutgers University Biomedical Engineering.
  10. Abhignyan Nagesetti. 2009-2017. Optimization of drug distribution during the combination of hyperthermia and chemotherapy in an in vitro 3D tumor model: A study in multicellular spheroids (supported by Global Learning Initiative assistantship).
  11. Senait Debebe 2011-2017. (Supported partly by NSF). Yttrium-90 SPECT/CT Quantitative Study and Comparison of Uptake with Pretreatment 99mTc-MAA SPECT/CT in Radiomicrosphere Therapy

 

  1. MS Student Major Advisor:
  2. Xuming Mao, MS (Thesis), 1999-2001. Interpolation Methods for Dynamic Imaging and Tracer Kinetic Modeling for Emission Tomography using Rotating Detectors. (Earned PhD in Pharmacology from the University of Texas, Health Science Center. Later postdoc training at the University of Pennsylvania)
  3. Min Zhou, MS (Thesis), 2000-2002. Image Processing and Tracer Kinetics Modeling for The Rotating PET Study of Cerebral Glucose Metabolism
  4. Danny Gonzalez, MS (Thesis), 2002-2004. Creation of a Novel Magnetic Drug Delivery Complex. (Research Associate, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine).
  5. Michael Capille, MS (Thesis), 2003-2005. SPECT CBF Validation using Radioactive Microspsheres. (Systems Analyst ADT/Tyco)
  6. Jiali Wang, MS (Thesis), 2004-2005. Respiratory Gated PET for Lung Cancer Imaging. Device Development (Continued in PhD program at FIU).
  7. Kealoha Young, MS (project), 2005-2006. A micro-fabricated in vivo bubble oxygenator for the treatment of induced severe pulmonary disease.
  8. Raquibul Chowdhury, MS (Thesis), 2005-2007. Image Guided Targeted Therapeutics for Cancer: Combined Hyperthermia and Chemotherapy. (Research Associate, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine)
  9. Mohammed Goryawala, MS (Thesis), 2006-2007. Respiratory Gated PET for Lung Cancer Imaging. (FIU PhD student)
  10. Laura Causey, MS (Thesis), 2006-2008. A micro-fabricated in vivo bubble oxygenator for the treatment of induced severe pulmonary disease. (CCNY PhD student)
  11. Misael de Valle, MS (project), 2007-2008. Respiratory Gated PET Lung Phantom for Lung Cancer Imaging. (Georgetown School of Medicine)
  12. Karin Hsiao, MS (project), 2007-2008. Implant Retrieval Database Analysis.
  13. Rupak Dua, MS (Project), 2007-2008. To evaluate the use of electrical cell substrate impedance scanning system for investigating the cytotoxic effect of doxorubicin on ovarian cancerous cells (FIU PhD student)
  14. Abhignyan Nagesetti. MS (Project), 2007-2008. Design Strategy to Formulate Biodegradable Nanoparticles to entrap Fluorescent Drugs (FIU PhD student)
  15. Chetan Potdar. MS (project). 2007-2009. Spectrofluorometer based Optical Imaging System for fluorescence imaging of Molecular Fluorophores sodium fluorescein and Texas-Red conjugate dextran (Product Specialist — Transfusion at Terumopenpol Ltd).
  16. Segar Shah. MS (project) 2007-2009. To test the biocompatibility of Nitinol using endothelial cells and to investigate its cytotoxic effects
  17. Supriya Srinivasan. MS (project). 2007-2009. Preparation and characterization of doxorubicin loaded PLGA nanoparticles decorated with monoclonal antibodies for targeted chemotherapy of ovarian cancer. (FIU PhD student)
  18. Syed Kazmi. MS (project). 2007-2009. CCD camera imaging setup and in vivo hyperthermia (Assistant Process Engineer at BRR LTD. CO.)
  19. Duriem Calderin, MS (Thesis), 2008-2010. Modeling of Loose Contamination Scenarios to Predict the Amount of Contamination Removed. (Nuclear Engineer at Columbia Energy & Environmental Services)
  20. Dharam Persaud, MS (Project). 2009-2010. Nitinol Biomaterials: Topographical Analysis using Atomic Force Microscopy. (received PhD in BME at FIU and currently MD student at FIU)
  21. Denny Carvajal, MS (Thesis). 2010-2011. Understanding the role of bacteria isolated from the Hanford site soil on the fate and transport of uranium (Research Associate at Mount Sinai Medical Center).
  22. Parija Gumaste, MS (Project). 2011-2012. Optical imaging of thyroid cancer.
  23. Paola M. Sepulveda, MS (Thesis). 2012-2014. Evaluation of bacterial dissolution of autunite.

 

  1. Undergraduate Students Mentored at FIU
  2. Chazman Childers 2017 (BME, volunteer)
  3. Dayanna Romero 2017 (BME, volunteer)
  4. Alyssa Gosling summer 2017 (FSTAR Program, FMU)
  5. Gloria M. Andrade-Feraud summer 2017 (BME, Penn State U)
  6. Corina Beiner summer 2017 (BME, Boston U)
  7. John Hidalgo 2017 present (BME, volunteer)
  8. Refat Chowdhury 2017-present (BME, ARCH Scholar)
  9. Nathaniel Wills 2017-present (BME, Volunteer)
  10. Caroline Betances 2016-present (BME, volunteer)
  11. Ralph Valentin 2017 (BME, McNair)
  12. Zoe Bernard 2016-present (BME, volunteer)
  13. Peterson Etienne summer 2016 (BME, McNair)
  14. Juanpablo Olguin (BME, volunteer) 2016-2017
  15. Nour Alawad, 2016-2017 (BME, volunteer)
  16. Matthew Chacko (Biology, volunteer) 2015 – 2016
  17. Pedro de Costa (BME, volunteer) 2015 – 2017
  18. Cacia Monteiro (BME, volunteer) summer 2015
  19. Diego Cordero (BME Volunteer) summer 2015
  20. Leandro Coelho (exchange student from Brazil) summer 2015
  21. Ashley Juan (Biology volunteer) 2014 – 2015
  22. Marais Brown (BME, volunteer) 2014 – 2016
  23. Tanja Goldipour (visiting student from Germany) fall 2014
  24. Anna Cabrera (volunteer, MDC) 2014
  25. Claudia Valle (BME, volunteer) 2014
  26. Astrid Rodriguez (BME, volunteer) 2014
  27. Munir Iskandarani (Physics volunteer) 2014
  28. Stephanie Delgado (ARCH Honor’s Scholar) 2013-2014
  29. Alisha Drayton (BME supported by NIH R15) 2013-2015
  30. Johanna Arab (BME volunteer, Biological Sciences) 2013-2014
  31. Jayleen Messina (BME supported by NIH R15) 2014-2015
  32. Elizabeth Solis (BME supported by NIH R15) 2013-2014
  33. Dorybel Irias (ARCH Honor’s Scholar, Chemistry) 2013-2014
  34. Sai Hemchandra (BME volunteer) 2013-2014
  35. Juliana Duboc (volunteer, Biological Sciences) 2013-2015
  36. Azael Sarmiento (ARCH Honor’s Scholar) 2012-2013
  37. John Goolcharan (ARCH Honor’s Scholar) 2012-2013
  38. Christopher Emerson (ARCH Honor’s Scholar, H2G Scholarship) 2012-2013
  39. Douglas Wright (ARCH Honor’s Scholar, H2G Scholarship) 2012-2014
  40. Andrew Milera (volunteer) 2012-2013 (now at FIU Medical School)
  41. Karina Bunetska (Work-Study, Norman Weldon Summer Research Intern) 2011-2013
  42. Anisley Valenciaga (ARCH Honor’s Scholar) 2010-2011
  43. Vinay Bhardwaj. Visiting Research Scholar. March 2009-September 2009
  44. Annie Nunez (volunteer), 2009
  45. Manuel Romero (Supported by MBRS RISE), 2008-2010
  46. Vanessa A. Scagliati (Supported by MBRS RISE), 2008-2009
  47. Andres Ramos (ARCH Honor’s Scholar) 2008-2009
  48. Denny Carvajal (Supported by the Norman Weldon Summer Research Internship), 2007-2008
  49. Kevin Li (Honor’s Scholar), 2008
  50. Jose Matteo (Supported by NIH R15 grant), 2007-2008
  51. Mohammed Khan (Summer Intern volunteer from U Penn), 2007
  52. Rosa Ramirez (Supported by MBRS RISE), 2007-2008
  53. Jose Villar (Supported by MBRS RISE), 2007-2008
  54. Cristina Rodriguez (Supported by FLDOH and Oxylation, LLC), 2007
  55. Sean Chislett (Supported by the Norman Weldon Summer Research Internship), 2007
  56. Genevieve Knowles (Supported by NIH Grant, MBRS RISE Fellowship), 2007
  57. Barbara Traub (Supported by NIH Grant), 2007
  58. Jennifer Soto (Supported by NIH Grant), 2006
  59. Anat Aviram (Supported by MBRS RISE fellowship), 2005-2007
  60. Sandy Emile (Supported by the Norman Weldon Summer Research Internship), 2005
  61. Sarah Lowe (Honor’s Scholar), 2005
  62. Adrian Romero (Supported by a Ronald E. McNair Research Fellowship), 2004-2006
  63. Alicia Fernandez (Supported by CTIP), 2004
  64. Delhy Arias (Supported by MBRS MARC fellowship), 2003-2005
  65. Mahwish Ahmed (Supported by CTIP), 2003-2004
  66. Karym Urdaneta (Supported by CTIP), 2003
  67. Jackeline Martinez, 2002-2003
  68. Juan Marquez, 2003
  69. Yenny Vargas (Supported by MBRS MARC fellowship), 2001-2002
  70. Joseph Manguno(Supported by SMLX grant), 2000-2001
  71. Danny Acero (Supported by SMLX Grant), 2000-2001
  72. Luis Ruiz, 2000
  73. High School Students Mentored
  74. Angelis Morales (MAST Academy Homestead) 2017
  75. Karen Gonzalez (MAST Academy Homestead) 2017
  76. Melanie Giraldo (MAST Academy Homestead) 2017
  77. Tessa Kanjiramkuzhey (Our Lady of Lourdes Academy) 2017
  78. Brandon Dinner (American Heritage Homestead) 2016
  79. Ari Bell (David Posnack Jewish Day School) 2016
  80. Sergio Rodriguez (Medical Academy for Science and Technology Homestead) 2016
  81. Sheris Johnet (Archimedes Academy) 2016 and 2017
  82. Harrison Riggott (University School, Nova SE University) 2015
  83. Milton Logo (MAST Academy) 2015
  84. Joaquin Morales (MAST Academy) 2015
  85. Srishti Chopra (TERRA) (repeated) 2015 and 2016
  86. Peri Smith (MAST Academy) (Repeated) 2015 and 2016
  87. Heeral Patel 2014 (Deerfield Beach High School)
  88. Jazmine Gladney 2014 (TERRA Biomedical Research Institute)
  89. Alejandro Perez 2014, 2015 and 2016 (TERRA Biomedical Research Institute) (repeated)
  90. Devi Lakhlani 2014 (University School, Nova SE University)
  91. Simon Santurian 2014 (University School, Nova SE University)
  92. Daniel Valles 2013 (Cypress Bay HS)
  93. Neha Narang, 2013, 2014, 2015 (University School, Nova SE University)
  94. Kaela Fennell-Chin, 2013 (University School, Nova SE University Shadowing)
  95. Natalie Contreras, 2012 (TERRA Biomedical Research Institute)
  96. Diana Gonzalez, 2011 (TERRA Biomedical Research Institute)
  97. Jorge Perdomo, 2010 and 2011 (TERRA Biomedical Research Institute)
  98. Brenda Abreu, 2010 (TERRA Biomedical Research Institute)
  99. Rebecca Lebwohl, 2009
  100. Aaron Enten, 2009
  101. Brandon Wood, 2008 and 2010
  102. Alisa Tao, 2004
  103. Deniz Yavas, 2002-2003