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  1. Purger DA, Sakamuri S, Hug NF, Biswal S, Wilson TJ. (2020) Imaging of Damaged Nerves. Clin Plast Surg. 47(2):245-259. PMID: 32115050

  2. Cipriano PW, Yoon D, Holley D, Hargreaves BA, Carroll IR, Curtin CM, Biswal S. (2020) Diagnosis and Successful Management of an Unusual Presentation of Chronic Foot Pain using PET/MRI and a Simple Surgical Procedure. Am J Sports Med. PMID: 30908328.

  3. Cipriano PW, Lee SW, Yoon D, Shen B, Tawfik VL, Curtin C, Dragoo JL, James ML, McCurdy CR, Chin FT, Biswal S. (2020) Successful treatment of chronic knee pain following localization by a sigma-1 receptor radioligand and PET/MRI: a case report. J Pain Res.  11:2353-2357. PMID: 30349360.

  4. Yoon D, Biswal S, Rutt B, Lutz A, Hargreaves B. (2018) Feasibility of 7T MRI for imaging fascicular structures of peripheral nerves. Muscle Nerve  57(3):494-498. PMID: 29211916.

  5. Cipriano P, Yoon D, Gandhi H, Holley D, Thakur D, Ith M, Hargreaves B, Kennedy D, Smuck M, Cheng I, Biswal S. (2018) 18F-FDG PET/MRI in Chronic Sciatica: Early Results Revealing Spinal and Non-spinal Abnormalities. J Nuc Med  Nov 2 [Epub ahead of print].  PMID: 29097408.

  6. Bailey DL, Pichler BJ, Gückel B, Antoch G, Barthel H, Bhujwalla ZM, Biskup S, Biswal S, Bitzer M, Boellaard R et al. (2017) Combined PET/MRI: Global Warming-Summary Report of the 6th International Workshop on PET/MRI, March 27-29, 2017, Tübingen, Germany. Mol Imaging and Biology  Oct 2 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28971346.

  7. *Shen B, *Behera D, *James ML, Reyes ST, Cipriano PW, Andrews L, Klukinov M, Lutz AB, Mavlyutov T, Rosenberg J, Ruoho AE, McCurdy CR, Gambhir SS, Yeomans DC, **Biswal S and **Chin FT. (2017) Visualizing Nerve Injury in a Neuropathic Pain Model with [18F]FTC-146 PET/MRI. Theranostics  7(11):2794-2805. PMID: 28824716. *co-First Authors; **co-Corresponding Authors.

  8. Hjøernevik T, Cipriano P, Shen B, Yoon D, Behera D, Gandhi H, Holley D, Hargreaves B, Mittra E, Gambhir SS, McCurdy C, Chin FT** and Biswal S** (2017) Biodistribution and dosimetry of FTC-146 in Healthy Subjects.  J Nuc Med  [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28572487. **co-Corresponding Authors.

  9. Shen B, Park JH, Hjørnevik T, Cipriano PW, Yoon D, Gulaka PK, Holley D, Behera D, Gambhir SS, McCurdy CM, **Biswal S and **Chin FT.  (2017) Initial Experience with Clinical-grade [18F]FTC-146: Radiosynthesis and First-in-human PET/MRI Evaluation. Mol Imaging and Biology  Mar 9 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28280965. **co-Corresponding Authors.

  10. Zhou X, Cipriano P, Kim B, Dhatt H, Rosenberg J, Mittra E, Do BH, Graves EE and Biswal S. (2017) Detection of nociceptive-related metabolic activity in the spinal cord of low back pain patients using 18F-FDG PET/CT.  Scandinavian J Pain 15: 53–57. PMID: 28850345.

  11. Koo C, Lin RS, Wang T-G, Tsauo J-Y, Yang P-C and Biswal S. (2015)  Noxipoint Therapy as An Effective Treatment for Chronic Neck and Shoulder Pain - Multicenter, Randomised Controlled Trials in Comparison with Conventional Physical Therapy. Sci Rep 10;5:16342. PMID: 26552835.

  12. Biswal S, Behera D, Yoon DH, Holley D, Ith MA, Carroll I, Smuck M, Hargreaves B. (2015) [18F]FDG PET/MRI of patients with chronic pain alters management: early experience. EJNMMI Phys 2(Suppl 1):A84. PMID: 26956346.

  13. Lee SW, Jeon TJ, Biswal S.  (2015) Fracture Healing Effects of Locally-Administered Adipose Tissue-Derived Cells.  Yonsei Med J. 2015   56(4):1106-13.  PMID: 26069136.

  14. Tung KW, Behera D, Biswal S (2015) Neuropathic pain mechanisms and imaging. Semin Musculoskelet Radiol  19(2):103-11. PMID: 25764234.

  15. James ML, Shen B, Nielsen CH, Behera D, Buckmaster CL, Mesangeau C, Zavaleta C, Vuppala PK, Jamalapuram S, Avery BA, Lyons DM, McCurdy CR, Biswal S, Gambhir SS, Chin FT. (2014). Evaluation of σ-1 Receptor Radioligand 18F-FTC-146 in Rats and Squirrel Monkeys Using PET. J Nuc Med 55(1): 147-153.  PMID: 24337599.

  16. Behera D*, Hoehne A*, Parsons W*, James ML, Shen B, Borgohain P, Bodapati D, Prabhakar A, Gambhir SS, Yeomans DC, 1Biswal S, 1Chin FT, 1Du Bois J. (2013). A 18F-Labeled Saxitoxin Derivative for in vivo PET-MRI Imaging of Voltage-Gated Sodium Channel Expression following Nerve Injury. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 135(48), 18012-18015.   1 denotes Co-Corresponding Author;  * denotes Co-First author.  PMID: 24261833.

  17. Behera D*, Behera S*, Jacobs KE, Biswal S. (2013) Bilateral peripheral neural activity observed in vivo following unilateral nerve injury. Am J Nuc Med Mol Imaging 3(3):282-90.  PMID: 23638339.

  18. Ghanouni P, Behera D, Xie J, Chen X and Biswal S (2012) Minocycline mitigates macrophage recruitment to a peripheral nerve injury. Molecular Pain 8(1):49.  PMID: 22742763.

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