Vanderbilt University
Institute of Imaging Science

Jiro Kusunose, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

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Currently I am learning as much as I can about ultrasound imaging, and working on developing peptide targeted ultrasound contrast agents (microbubbles).



Seo J, Baek H, Mahakian L, Kusunose J, Hamzah J, Ruoslahti E, Ferrara K, 64Cu-labeled Lyp1 dendrimer for PET-CT imaging of atherosclerotic plaques. Bioconjugate Chemistry 2014 Jan 6, accepted for publication

Kusunose J, Gagnon MK, Seo JW, Ferrara KW: Quantitation of nanoparticle accumulation in flow using optimized microfluidic chambers. Journal of Drug Targeting2013 Sept 30, published early online

Kusunose J, Zhang H, Gagnon MK, Pan T, Simon SI, Ferrara KW: Microfluidic system for facilitated quantification of nanoparticle accumulation to cells under laminar flow. Ann Biomed Eng 2013, 41:89-99.