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Pictured: Ronald Blasberg
Blasberg, Ronald G.
Molecular Pharmacology & Chemistry Program
Physician-scientist Ronald Blasberg focuses on the development of noninvasive imaging paradigms in living organisms using radionuclide and optical reporter systems.

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Pictured: Jorge A. Carrasquillo
Carrasquillo, Jorge A.
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Physician-scientist Jorge Carrasquillo focuses on the development of targeted radioimmunotherapy drugs.

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Deasy, Joseph O.
Chair, Department of Medical Physics; Enid A. Haupt Chair in Medical Physics
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Medical Physics Department Chair Joseph Deasy focuses on integration and analysis of dose, imaging, and molecular data to predict outcomes and guide personalized treatments.

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Pictured: Zvi Fuks
Fuks, Zvi
Molecular Pharmacology & Chemistry Program
Zvi Fuks studies mechanisms of radiation-induced damage and the clinical basis of radiation resistance.

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Pictured: Jan Grimm
Grimm, Jan
Molecular Pharmacology & Chemistry Program
Radiologist Jan Grimm develops novel activatable molecular imaging approaches for improved detection and monitoring of prostate and other cancers.

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Pictured: Hedvig Hricak
Hricak, Hedvig
Chair, Department of Radiology
Molecular Pharmacology & Chemistry Program
Radiologist Hedvig Hricak researches methodologies of molecular imaging of prostate and gynecologic tumors.
Humm, John L.
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Medical physicist John Humm focuses on noninvasive imaging of the tumor microenvironment using nuclear imaging methods.

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Pictured: Andrew Jackson
Jackson, Andrew
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Medical physicist Andrew Jackson studies the relationship between radiotherapy dose distributions and treatment outcome and the optimization of radiotherapy treatment planning.

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Pictured: Kayvan R. Keshari
Keshari, Kayvan R.
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Biochemist and imaging specialist Kayvan Keshari explores changes in cancer metabolism to develop advanced imaging techniques and cancer targets.
Pictured: Moritz Kircher
Kircher, Moritz F.
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Physician-scientist Moritz Kircher develops novel molecular imaging approaches with a focus on surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy and magnetic resonance imaging.
Pictured: Richard Kolesnick
Kolesnick, Richard N.
Molecular Pharmacology & Chemistry Program
Physician-scientist Richard Kolesnick studies the role of ceramide signaling in radiation-induced vascular dysfunction and tumor regression.

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Larson, Steven M.
Molecular Pharmacology & Chemistry Program
Radiologist Steven Larson focuses on molecular imaging in animals and humans using high-resolution diagnostic instruments, such as positron emission tomography, and single photon emission tomography.
Pictured: Jason Lewis
Lewis, Jason S.
Director, Center for Molecular Imaging and Nanotechnology
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Radiochemist Jason Lewis develops radiopharmaceuticals for the imaging and therapy of cancer.
Li, Gloria C.
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Radiation scientist Gloria Li studies the response of cells to stressors such as heat and radiation.

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Mageras, Gikas S.
Chief, Computer Service
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Medical physicist Gikas Mageras focuses on radiation treatment planning and verification using CT images to guide radiation treatment and monitor and correct for patient internal and external movement during treatment delivery.

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Powell, Simon N.
Molecular Biology Program
Molecular biologist Simon Powell investigates DNA replication and recombination, chromosome dynamics, and human genetics.

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Rajadhyaksha, Milind
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Optical engineer Milind Rajadhyaksha studies confocal microscopy for the imaging of cancer, technology development, and translational and clinical studies in skin and head and neck cancers.
Pictured: Shyam Rao
Rao, Shyam S.
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Physician-scientist Shyam Rao studies the role of the tumor microenvironment in tumorigenesis and response to radiation therapy.
Pictured: Thomas Reiner
Reiner, Thomas
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Imaging specialist Thomas Reiner focuses on the development of novel imaging probes for both PET imaging and optical imaging technologies.

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Scheinberg, David A.
Chair, Molecular Pharmacology & Chemistry Program, SKI; Director, Center for Experimental Therapeutics
Molecular Pharmacology & Chemistry Program
Molecular Pharmacology and Chemistry Program Chair David Scheinberg focuses on the discovery and development of novel, specific immunotherapeutic agents and targeted nanodevices for cancer therapy.

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Pictured: Wolfgang Weber
Weber, Wolfgang A.
Chief, Molecular Imaging and Therapy Service
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Physician-scientist Wolfgang Weber specializes in imaging and therapy, with a focus on the translation of novel drugs, imaging agents, and methodologies from bench to bedside.

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Pictured: Sam Yoon
Yoon, Sam S.
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Physician-scientist Sam Yoon studies the role of tumor microenvironment in the progression and radiation response of sarcomas and gastric cancer.

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Pictured: Pat Zanzonico
Zanzonico, Pat B.
Memorial Hospital Research Laboratories
Medical physicist Pat Zanzonico focuses on radionuclide-based methods for detecting and localizing tumor hypoxia, immune effector-cell trafficking, patient-specific dosimetry for radionuclide therapies, and small-animal and molecular imaging.