School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Cancer Research

 

 

Leon Carlock, Ph.D. Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics
Anatomy & Cell Biology
E. Mark Haacke, Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, Radiology
Jiani Hu, Ph.D Radiology
Csaba Juhasz, M.D., Ph.D. Pediatrics, Neurology
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Leon Carlock, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Anatomy & Cell Biology

Research Interest

 

Cell Based Assays for cell stress and death, Entrepreneurship, Technology development and Translational Research.

 

Disease/Disorder

 

Oncology

 

Species

 

Human cells.

Methods

 

Novel technology based upon ribosomal translational activity in normal and stressed/dying cells

 

Key Collaborators

 

 

 

Publications

 

PubMed Search (past 5 years).

 

Division/Laboratory

 

Genetics Laboratory

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E. Mark Haacke, Ph.D.
Professor

Biomedical Engineering, Radiology

Research Interest

 

We are interesting in a wide variety of neuroimaging applications related to neurovascular diseases from multiple sclerosis to dementia.

 

Disease/Disorder

 

Stroke, trauma, cancer, multiple sclerosis and aging.

 

Species

 

Human, rats and mice.

Methods

 

MRI

 

Key Collaborators

 

Jiani Hu, Norman Cheng, Zhifeng Kou, Albert King, Randy Benson and James Garbern

 

Publications

 

PubMed Search (past 5 years).

 

Division/Laboratory

 

MR Research Facility

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Jiani Hu, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Radiology

Research Interest

 

Exploring in vivo MR properties of lesions for diagnosis, prognosis and treatment follow-up using the state-of-art in vivo magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and spectroscopy (MRS) techniques.

 

Disease/Disorder

 

Neurological disorders and cancers.

 

Species

 

Human and small animals.

Methods

 

MRI and MRS.

 

Key Collaborators

 

Mark Haacke

 

Publications

 

PubMed Search (past 5 years).

 

Division/Laboratory

 

MR Research Facility

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Csaba Juhasz, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor

Pediatrics, Neurology

Research Interest

 

Functional and structural neuroimaging of epilepsy, brain tumors and developmental brain disorders with a particular interest in the pathophysiology and progression of Sturge-Weber Syndrome.

 

Disease/Disorder

 

Epilepsy, brain tumors,  sturge-weber syndrome and developmental brain disorders

 

Species

 

Human.

Methods

 

PET imaging and EEG.

 

Key Collaborators

 

 

 

Publications

 

PubMed Search (past 5 years).

 

Division/Laboratory

 

PET Center, Children's Hospital of Michigan

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