Recent Faculty Publications

We share our research studies with physicians and scientists worldwide through publications in leading academic journals. View a listing of our faculty’s most recent publications.

  • Colin Hanna, Rutao Yao, Munawwar Sajjad, Mark Gold, Kenneth Blum, Panayotis K. Thanos. (2023) Exercise modifies brain metabolic response to chronic cocaine exposure inhibiting the stria terminalis. Brain Sciences (Nov), 13(12): 1705.
  • Debin Zhang, Zhenlei Lyu, Yaqiang Liu, Zuo-Xiang He, Rutao Yao, and Tianyu Ma. (2023) Characterization and assessment of projection probability density function and enhanced sampling in self-collimation SPECT. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging (Feb), 42(2): 2787 – 2801.
  • Hongfan Zhang, Rong Zhou, Rutao Yao, and Chaowen Yang. (2022) A study on a nonlinear least-squares fitting method for 3D positioning of gamma rays based on a monolithic crystal and SiPM array. Radiation Detection Technology and Methods (Aug)
  • John Hamilton, Nicole Roeder, Brittany Richardson, Nikki Hammond, Munawwar Sajjad, Rutao Yao, Yuji Owada, Yoshiteru Kagawa and Panayotis K. Thanos. (2022) Unpredictable chronic mild stress differentially impacts resting brain glucose metabolism in fatty acid-binding protein 7 deficient mice. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging. (Jul)(323)
  • Kaleigh Richer, John Hamilton, Foteini Delis, Connor Martin, Dennis Fricke, Rutao Yao, Munawwar Sajjad, Kenneth Blum, Michael Hadjiargyrou, David Komatsu, Panayotis K. Thanos. (2022) Chronic treatment and abstinence from methylphenidate exposure dose-dependent changes glucose metabolism in the rat brain. Brain Research (Jul), 1780
  • Richer K, Delis F, Hamilton J, Martin C, Fricke D, Yao R, Sajjad M, Blum K, Hadjiargyrou M, Komatsu D, and Thanos PK. (2022) Unpredictable chronic mild stress differentially impacts resting brain glucose metabolism in fatty acid-binding protein 7 deficient mice. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging (Jul)
  • Eliz Arnavut, John Hamilton, Rutao Yao, Munawwar Sajjad, Michael Hadjiargyrou, David Komatsu, Panayotis K. Thanos. (2022) Abstinence following intermittent methylphenidate exposure dose-dependently modifies brain glucose metabolism in the rat brain. Synapse (Jun)1–14.
  • Cecilia Rapp, John Hamilton, Kaleigh Richer, Munawwar Sajjad, Rutao Yao, Panayotis K Thanos. (2022) Alcohol Binge Drinking Decreases Brain Glucose Metabolism and Functional Connectivity in Adolescent Rats. Metabolic Brain Disease (May), 37: 1901–1908.
  • Panayotis Thanos, Kaleigh Richer, John Hamilton, Foteini Delis, Connor Martin, Dennis Fricke, Rutao Yao, Munawwar Sajjad, Kenneth Blum, Michael Hadjiargyrou, David Komatsu. (2022) Chronic Treatment and Abstinence from Methylphenidate Exposure Dose-dependently Changes Glucose Metabolism in the Rat Brain. Brain Research (Apr)
  • Tianyu Ma, Qingyang Wei, Zhenlei Lyu, Debin Zhang, Hongyang Zhang, Rui Wang, Yaqiang Liu, Jiahong Dong, Rutao Yao, and Zuo-xiang He. (2021) Self-collimating SPECT with multi-layer interspaced mosaic detectors. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging (Aug), 40(8): 2152–2169.
  • Xiao Liu, Hui Liu, Li Cheng, Tainwei Bao, Jing Wu, Rutao Yao, and Yaqiang Liu. (2021) A 3-Dimensional Stationary Cascade Gamma Coincidence Imager. Physics in Medicine and Biology (Jul), 66