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Nagichettiar Satyamurthy, Ph.D.

Personal Email Address: nsaty@mednet.ucla.edu

Office Phone Number: 310-825-7190

Office Address:
B2-074 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Department / Division Affiliations
Professor, Molecular & Medical Pharmacology
Member, Physics & Biology in Medicine GPB Home Area

Research Interests
His research interests are in the tracer development for Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and the investigation of new synthetic techniques for the incorporation of positron emitting radio isotopes into biological probes useful for imaging. Current emphasis focuses on design and synthesis of F-18 labeled biological probes.


Publications
Kepe Vladimir, Moghbel Mateen C, Långström Bengt, Zaidi Habib, Vinters Harry V, Huang Sung-Cheng, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Doudet Doris, Mishani Eyal, Cohen Robert M, Høilund-Carlsen Poul F, Alavi Abass, Barrio Jorge R Amyloid-β Positron Emission Tomography Imaging Probes: A Critical Review. Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD. 2013; 36(4): 613-31.
Smid Lojze M, Kepe Vladimir, Vinters Harry V, Bresjanac Mara, Toyokuni Tatsushi, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Wong Koon-Pong, Huang Sung-Cheng, Silverman Daniel H S, Miller Karen, Small Gary W, Barrio Jorge R Postmortem 3-D brain hemisphere cortical tau and amyloid-β pathology mapping and quantification as a validation method of neuropathology imaging. Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD. 2013; 36(2): 261-74.
Yu Amy S, Hirayama Bruce A, Timbol Gerald, Liu Jie, Diez-Sampedro Ana, Kepe Vladimir, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Huang Sung-Cheng, Wright Ernest M, Barrio Jorge R Regional distribution of SGLT activity in rat brain in vivo. American journal of physiology. Cell physiology. 2013; 304(3): C240-7.
Schwarzenberg Johannes, Czernin Johannes, Cloughesy Timothy F, Ellingson Benjamin M, Pope Whitney B, Geist Cheri, Dahlbom Magnus, Silverman Daniel H S, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Phelps Michael E, Chen Wei 3'-deoxy-3'-18F-fluorothymidine PET and MRI for early survival predictions in patients with recurrent malignant glioma treated with bevacizumab. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2012; 53(1): 29-36.
Wong Koon-Pong, Kepe Vladimir, Dahlbom Magnus, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Small Gary W, Barrio Jorge R, Huang Sung-Cheng Comparative evaluation of Logan and relative-equilibrium graphical methods for parametric imaging of dynamic [18F]FDDNP PET determinations. NeuroImage. 2012; 60(1): 241-51.
Petric Andrej, Johnson Scott A, Pham Hung V, Li Ying, Ceh Simon, Golobic Amalija, Agdeppa Eric D, Timbol Gerald, Liu Jie, Keum Gyochang, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Kepe Vladimir, Houk Kendall N, Barrio Jorge R Dicyanovinylnaphthalenes for neuroimaging of amyloids and relationships of electronic structures and geometries to binding affinities. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2012; 109(41): 16492-7.
Walter Franziska, Cloughesy Timothy, Walter Martin A, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh, Wagle Naveed, Fueger Barbara, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Phelps Michael E, Czernin Johannes Impact of 3,4-dihydroxy-6-18F-fluoro-L-phenylalanine PET/CT on managing patients with brain tumors: the referring physician's perspective. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2012; 53(3): 393-8.
Keng Pei Yuin, Chen Supin, Ding Huijiang, Sadeghi Saman, Shah Gaurav J, Dooraghi Alex, Phelps Michael E, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Chatziioannou Arion F, Kim Chang-Jin, van Dam R Michael Micro-chemical synthesis of molecular probes on an electronic microfluidic device. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2012; 109(3): 690-5.
Lee Jason T, Campbell Dean O, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Czernin Johannes, Radu Caius G Stratification of nucleoside analog chemotherapy using 1-(2'-deoxy-2'-18F-fluoro-β-D-arabinofuranosyl)cytosine and 1-(2'-deoxy-2'-18F-fluoro-β-L-arabinofuranosyl)-5-methylcytosine PET. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2012; 53(2): 275-80.
Campbell Dean O, Yaghoubi Shahriar S, Su Ying, Lee Jason T, Auerbach Martin S, Herschman Harvey, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Czernin Johannes, Lavie Arnon, Radu Caius G Structure-guided Engineering of Human Thymidine Kinase 2 as a Positron Emission Tomography Reporter Gene for Enhanced Phosphorylation of Non-natural Thymidine Analog Reporter Probe. The Journal of biological chemistry. 2012; 287(1): 446-54.
Wardak Mirwais, Schiepers Christiaan, Dahlbom Magnus, Cloughesy Timothy, Chen Wei, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Czernin Johannes, Phelps Michael E, Huang Sung-Cheng Discriminant analysis of ¹⁸F-fluorothymidine kinetic parameters to predict survival in patients with recurrent high-grade glioma. Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. 2011; 17(20): 6553-62.
Schwarzenberg Johannes, Radu Caius G, Benz Matthias, Fueger Barbara, Tran Andrew Q, Phelps Michael E, Witte Owen N, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Czernin Johannes, Schiepers Christiaan Human biodistribution and radiation dosimetry of novel PET probes targeting the deoxyribonucleoside salvage pathway. European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging. 2011; 38(4): 711-21.
Pouliot Frédéric, Karanikolas Breanne D W, Johnson Mai, Sato Makoto, Priceman Saul J, Stout David, Sohn Joanne, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, deKernion Jean B, Wu Lily In vivo imaging of intraprostatic-specific gene transcription by PET. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2011; 52(5): 784-91.
Teng Edmond, Kepe Vladimir, Frautschy Sally A, Liu Jie, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Yang Fusheng, Chen Ping-Ping, Cole Graham B, Jones Mychica R, Huang Sung-Cheng, Flood Dorothy G, Trusko Stephen P, Small Gary W, Cole Gregory M, Barrio Jorge R [F-18]FDDNP microPET imaging correlates with brain Aβ burden in a transgenic rat model of Alzheimer disease: effects of aging, in vivo blockade, and anti-Aβ antibody treatment. Neurobiology of disease. 2011; 43(3): 565-75.
Brewer Sarah, Nair-Gill Evan, Wei Bo, Chen Ling, Li Xiaoxiao, Riedinger Mireille, Campbell Dean O, Wiltzius Stephanie, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Phelps Michael E, Radu Caius, Witte Owen N, Braun Jonathan Epithelial uptake of [18F]1-(2'-deoxy-2'-arabinofuranosyl) cytosine indicates intestinal inflammation in mice. Gastroenterology. 2010; 138(4): 1266-75.
Yu Amy S, Hirayama Bruce A, Timbol Gerald, Liu Jie, Basarah Ernest, Kepe Vladimir, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Huang Sung-Cheng, Wright Ernest M, Barrio Jorge R Functional expression of SGLTs in rat brain. American journal of physiology. Cell physiology. 2010; 299(6): C1277-84.
Czernin Johannes, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Schiepers Christiaan Molecular mechanisms of bone 18F-NaF deposition. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2010; 51(12): 1826-9.
Wardak Mirwais, Wong Koon-Pong, Shao Weber, Dahlbom Magnus, Kepe Vladimir, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Small Gary W, Barrio Jorge R, Huang Sung-Cheng Movement correction method for human brain PET images: application to quantitative analysis of dynamic 18F-FDDNP scans. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2010; 51(2): 210-8.
Shu Chengyi J, Campbell Dean O, Lee Jason T, Tran Andrew Q, Wengrod Jordan C, Witte Owen N, Phelps Michael E, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Czernin Johannes, Radu Caius G Novel PET probes specific for deoxycytidine kinase. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2010; 51(7): 1092-8.
Kepe Vladimir, Ghetti Bernardino, Farlow Martin R, Bresjanac Mara, Miller Karen, Huang Sung-Cheng, Wong Koon-Pong, Murrell Jill R, Piccardo Pedro, Epperson Francine, Repovs Grega, Smid Lojze M, Petric Andrej, Siddarth Prabha, Liu Jie, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Small Gary W, Barrio Jorge R PET of brain prion protein amyloid in Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker disease. Brain pathology (Zurich, Switzerland). 2010; 20(2): 419-30.
Braskie Meredith N, Klunder Andrea D, Hayashi Kiralee M, Protas Hillary, Kepe Vladimir, Miller Karen J, Huang S-C, Barrio Jorge R, Ercoli Linda M, Siddarth Prabha, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Liu Jie, Toga Arthur W, Bookheimer Susan Y, Small Gary W, Thompson Paul M Plaque and tangle imaging and cognition in normal aging and Alzheimer's disease. Neurobiology of aging. 2010; 31(10): 1669-78.
Wong Koon-Pong, Wardak Mirwais, Shao Weber, Dahlbom Magnus, Kepe Vladimir, Liu Jie, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Small Gary W, Barrio Jorge R, Huang Sung-Cheng Quantitative analysis of [18F]FDDNP PET using subcortical white matter as reference region. European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging. 2010; 37(3): 575-88.
Toy Gerald, Austin Wayne R, Liao Hsiang-I, Cheng Donghui, Singh Arun, Campbell Dean O, Ishikawa Tomo-o, Lehmann Lynn W, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Phelps Michael E, Herschman Harvey R, Czernin Johannes, Witte Owen N, Radu Caius G Requirement for deoxycytidine kinase in T and B lymphocyte development. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2010; 107(12): 5551-6.
Cole Graham B, Keum Gyochang, Liu Jie, Small Gary W, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Kepe Vladimir, Barrio Jorge R Specific estrogen sulfotransferase (SULT1E1) substrates and molecular imaging probe candidates. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2010; 107(14): 6222-7.
Barrio Jorge R, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Huang Sung-Cheng, Petric Andrej, Small Gary W, Kepe Vladimir Dissecting molecular mechanisms in the living brain of dementia patients. Accounts of chemical research. 2009; 42(7): 842-50.
Yaghoubi Shahriar S, Jensen Michael C, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Budhiraja Shradha, Paik David, Czernin Johannes, Gambhir Sanjiv S Noninvasive detection of therapeutic cytolytic T cells with 18F-FHBG PET in a patient with glioma. Nature clinical practice. Oncology. 2009; 6(1): 53-8.
Laing Rachel E, Walter Martin A, Campbell Dean O, Herschman Harvey R, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Phelps Michael E, Czernin Johannes, Witte Owen N, Radu Caius G Noninvasive prediction of tumor responses to gemcitabine using positron emission tomography. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2009; 106(8): 2847-52.
Harki Daniel A, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Stout David B, Phelps Michael E, Dervan Peter B In vivo imaging of pyrrole-imidazole polyamides with positron emission tomography. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2008; 105(35): 13039-44.
Radu Caius G, Shu Chengyi J, Nair-Gill Evan, Shelly Stephanie M, Barrio Jorge R, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Phelps Michael E, Witte Owen N Molecular imaging of lymphoid organs and immune activation by positron emission tomography with a new [18F]-labeled 2'-deoxycytidine analog. Nature medicine. 2008; 14(7): 783-8.
Liu Jie, Kepe Vladimir, Zabjek Alenka, Petric Andrej, Padgett Henry C, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Barrio Jorge R High-yield, automated radiosynthesis of 2-(1-{6-[(2-[18F]fluoroethyl)(methyl)amino]-2-naphthyl}ethylidene)malononitrile ([18F]FDDNP) ready for animal or human administration. Molecular imaging and biology : MIB : the official publication of the Academy of Molecular Imaging. 2007; 9(1): 6-16.
Chen Wei, Delaloye Sibylle, Silverman Daniel H S, Geist Cheri, Czernin Johannes, Sayre James, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Pope Whitney, Lai Albert, Phelps Michael E, Cloughesy Timothy Predicting treatment response of malignant gliomas to bevacizumab and irinotecan by imaging proliferation with [18F] fluorothymidine positron emission tomography: a pilot study. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 2007; 25(30): 4714-21.
Chen Wei, Silverman Daniel H S, Delaloye Sibylle, Czernin Johannes, Kamdar Nirav, Pope Whitney, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Schiepers Christiaan, Cloughesy Timothy 18F-FDOPA PET imaging of brain tumors: comparison study with 18F-FDG PET and evaluation of diagnostic accuracy. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2006; 47(6): 904-11.
Liu, Jie., Barrio, J. R., Satyamurthy, N. Kinetics and mechanism of the defluorination of 8-fluoropurine nucleosides in basic and acidic media. Journal of fluorine Chemistry 2006; 127: 1175-1187.
Kepe Vladimir, Barrio Jorge R, Huang Sung-Cheng, Ercoli Linda, Siddarth Prabha, Shoghi-Jadid Kooresh, Cole Gregory M, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Cummings Jeffrey L, Small Gary W, Phelps Michael E Serotonin 1A receptors in the living brain of Alzheimer's disease patients. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2006; 103(3): 702-7.
Pio Betty S, Park Cecilia K, Pietras Richard, Hsueh Wei-Ann, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Pegram Mark D, Czernin Johannes, Phelps Michael E, Silverman Daniel H S Usefulness of 3'-[F-18]fluoro-3'-deoxythymidine with positron emission tomography in predicting breast cancer response to therapy. Molecular imaging and biology : MIB : the official publication of the Academy of Molecular Imaging. 2006; 8(1): 36-42.
Kepe Vladimir, Huang Sung-Cheng, Small Gary W, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Barrio Jorge R Visualizing pathology deposits in the living brain of patients with Alzheimer's disease. Methods in enzymology. 2006; 412(3): 144-60.
Yaghoubi Shahriar S, Barrio Jorge R, Namavari Mohammad, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Phelps Michael E, Herschman Harvey R, Gambhir Sanjiv S Imaging progress of herpes simplex virus type 1 thymidine kinase suicide gene therapy in living subjects with positron emission tomography. Cancer gene therapy. 2005; 12(3): 329-39.
Chen Wei, Cloughesy Timothy, Kamdar Nirav, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Bergsneider Marvin, Liau Linda, Mischel Paul, Czernin Johannes, Phelps Michael E, Silverman Daniel H S Imaging proliferation in brain tumors with 18F-FLT PET: comparison with 18F-FDG. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2005; 46(6): 945-52.
Waldherr Christian, Mellinghoff Ingo K, Tran Chris, Halpern Benjamin S, Rozengurt Nora, Safaei Arash, Weber Wolfgang A, Stout David, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Barrio Jorge, Phelps Michael E, Silverman Daniel H, Sawyers Charles L, Czernin Johannes Monitoring antiproliferative responses to kinase inhibitor therapy in mice with 3'-deoxy-3'-18F-fluorothymidine PET. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2005; 46(1): 114-20.
Lee Chung-Cheng, Sui Guodong, Elizarov Arkadij, Shu Chengyi Jenny, Shin Young-Shik, Dooley Alek N, Huang Jiang, Daridon Antoine, Wyatt Paul, Stout David, Kolb Hartmuth C, Witte Owen N, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Heath James R, Phelps Michael E, Quake Stephen R, Tseng Hsian-Rong Multistep synthesis of a radiolabeled imaging probe using integrated microfluidics. Science (New York, N.Y.). 2005; 310(5755): 1793-6.
Peñuelas Iván, Mazzolini Guillermo, Boán José F, Sangro Bruno, Martí-Climent Josep, Ruiz María, Ruiz Juan, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Qian Cheng, Barrio Jorge R, Phelps Michael E, Richter José A, Gambhir Sanjiv S, Prieto Jesús Positron emission tomography imaging of adenoviral-mediated transgene expression in liver cancer patients. Gastroenterology. 2005; 128(7): 1787-95.
Toyokuni Tatsushi, Kumar J S Dileep, Walsh Joseph C, Shapiro Alan, Talley John J, Phelps Michael E, Herschman Harvey R, Barrio Jorge R, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar Synthesis of 4-(5-[18F]fluoromethyl-3-phenylisoxazol-4-yl)benzenesulfonamide, a new [18F]fluorinated analogue of valdecoxib, as a potential radiotracer for imaging cyclooxygenase-2 with positron emission tomography. Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry letters. 2005; 15(21): 4699-702.
Agdeppa Eric D, Kepe Vladimir, Liu Jie, Small Gary W, Huang Sung-Cheng, Petric Andrej, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Barrio Jorge R 2-Dialkylamino-6-acylmalononitrile substituted naphthalenes (DDNP analogs): novel diagnostic and therapeutic tools in Alzheimer's disease. Molecular imaging and biology : MIB : the official publication of the Academy of Molecular Imaging. 2004; 5(6): 404-17.
Green Leeta Alison, Nguyen Khoi, Berenji Bijan, Iyer Meera, Bauer Eileen, Barrio Jorge R, Namavari Mohammad, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Gambhir Sanjiv S A tracer kinetic model for 18F-FHBG for quantitating herpes simplex virus type 1 thymidine kinase reporter gene expression in living animals using PET. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2004; 45(9): 1560-70.
Toyokuni Tatsushi, Dileep Kumar J S, Gunawan Paula, Basarah Ernest S, Liu Jie, Barrio Jorge R, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar Practical and reliable synthesis of 1,3,4,6-tetra-O-acetyl-2-O-trifluoromethanesulfonyl-beta-D-mannopyranose, a precursor of 2-deoxy-2-[18F]fluoro-D-glucose (FDG). Molecular imaging and biology : MIB : the official publication of the Academy of Molecular Imaging. 2004; 6(5): 324-30.
Seltzer Marc A, Jahan Shamim A, Sparks Richard, Stout David B, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Dahlbom Magnus, Phelps Michael E, Barrio Jorge R Radiation dose estimates in humans for (11)C-acetate whole-body PET. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. 2004; 45(7): 1233-6.
Toyokuni Tatsushi, Walsh Joseph C, Dominguez Alan, Phelps Michael E, Barrio Jorge R, Gambhir Sanjiv S, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar Synthesis of a new heterobifunctional linker, N-[4-(aminooxy)butyl]maleimide, for facile access to a thiol-reactive 18F-labeling agent. Bioconjugate chemistry. 2004; 14(6): 1253-9.
Toyokuni, Tatsushi; Satyamurthy, Nagichettiar; Herschman, Harvey R.; Phelps, Michael E.; Barrio, Jorge R. Cyclooxygenase-2 selective agents useful as imaging probes and related methods. PCT Int. Appl 2003; 60 pp. .
Inubushi Masayuki, Wu Joseph C, Gambhir Sanjiv S, Sundaresan Gobalakrishnan, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Namavari Mohammad, Yee Simon, Barrio Jorge R, Stout David, Chatziioannou Arion F, Wu Lily, Schelbert Heinrich R Positron-emission tomography reporter gene expression imaging in rat myocardium. Circulation. 2003; 107(2): 326-32.
Toyokuni, Tatsushi; Walsh, Joseph C.; Namavari, Mohammad; Shinde, Shirin S.; Moore, Jennifer R.; Barrio, Jorge R.; Satyamurthy, Nagichettiar. Selective and Practical Synthesis of Penciclovir. Synthetic Communications 2003; 33(22): : 3897-3905. .
Toyokuni, Tatsushi; Walsh, Joseph C.; Dominguez, Alan; Phelps, Michael E.; Barrio, Jorge R.; Gambhir, Sanjiv S.; Satyamurthy, Nagichettiar. Synthesis of a New Heterobifunctional Linker, N-[4-(Aminooxy)butyl]maleimide, for Facile Access to a Thiol-Reactive 18F-Labeling Agent. Bioconjugate Chemistry 2003; 14(6): : 1253-1259. .
Peñuelas Iván, Boán José F, Martí-Climent Josep M, Barajas Miguel A, Narvaiza Iñigo, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Barrio Jorge R, Richter José A A fully automated one pot synthesis of 9-(4-[18F]fluoro-3-hydroxymethylbutyl) guanine for gene therapy studies. Molecular imaging and biology : MIB : the official publication of the Academy of Molecular Imaging. 2002; 4(6): 415-24.
Small Gary W, Agdeppa Eric D, Kepe Vladimir, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Huang Sung-Cheng, Barrio Jorge R In vivo brain imaging of tangle burden in humans. Journal of molecular neuroscience : MN. 2002; 19(3): 323-7.
Green Leeta A, Yap Cecelia S, Nguyen Khoi, Barrio Jorge R, Namavari Mohammad, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Phelps Michael E, Sandgren Eric P, Herschman Harvey R, Gambhir Sanjiv S Indirect monitoring of endogenous gene expression by positron emission tomography (PET) imaging of reporter gene expression in transgenic mice. Molecular imaging and biology : MIB : the official publication of the Academy of Molecular Imaging. 2002; 4(1): 71-81.
Shoghi-Jadid Kooresh, Small Gary W, Agdeppa Eric D, Kepe Vladimir, Ercoli Linda M, Siddarth Prabha, Read Stephen, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Petric Andrej, Huang Sung-Cheng, Barrio Jorge R Localization of neurofibrillary tangles and beta-amyloid plaques in the brains of living patients with Alzheimer disease. The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry. 2002; 10(1): 24-35.
Liang Qianwa, Gotts Jeff, Satyamurthy Nagichettiar, Barrio Jorge, Phelps Michael E, Gambhir Sanjiv S, Herschman Harvey R Noninvasive, repetitive, quantitative measurement of gene expression from a bicistronic message by positron emission tomography, following gene transfer with adenovirus. Molecular therapy : the journal of the American Society of Gene Therapy. 2002; 6(1): 73-82.
Satyamurthy N; Amarasekera Bernard; Alvord C William; Barrio Jorge R; Phelps Michael E Tantalum. [18O]water target for the production of [18F]fluoride with high reactivity for the preparation of 2-deoxy-2-[18F]fluoro-D-glucose. Molecular Imaging and Biology 2002; 4(1): : 65-70.
Barrio, Jorge R.; Satyamurthy, Nagichettiar; Phelps, Michael E. Method for producing [18F] fluoride ion. PCT Int. Appl. 2001; 21 pp. .
A. Petric, J.R. Barrio, M. Namavari, S.-C. Huang and N. Satyamurthy. Synthesis of 3<font face = symbol>b</font>-(4-[<sup>18</sup>F]Fluoromethylphenyl)- and 3<font face = symbol>b</font>-(2[<sup>18</sup>F]Fluoromethyl-phenyl)-tropane-2<font face = symbol>b</font>-Carboxylic Acid Methyl Esters: New Ligands(etc.,). Nucl. Med. Biol 1999; in press: .
Bishop A, Satyamurthy N, Bida G, Phelps ME, Barrio JR Identification and Quantitation of Gaseous Compounds of Fluorine Generated in [<sup>18</sup>F]F<sub>2</sub> Target systems. Nucl Med Biol 1996; 23: 391-405.
Bishop A, Satyamurthy N, Bida G, Phelps M, Barrio JR Metals Suitable for Fluorine Gas Targets-First Use of Aluminum Body for the Production of [<sup>18</sup>F]F<sub>2</sub>. Nuc Med Biol 1996; 23: 181-188.
Bishop A, Satyamurthy N, Bida G, Hendry G, Phelps ME, Barrio JR Proton Irradiation of [<sup>18</sup>O]O<sub>2</sub>: Production of [<sup>18</sup>F]F<sub>2</sub> and [<sup>18</sup>F]OF<sub>2-</sub>. Nucl Med Biol 1996; 23: 189-200.
Barrio Jorge R., Namavari Mohammad, Phelps Michael E., Satyamurthy Nagichettiar Regioselective Fluorination of Substituted Guanines with Dilute F(2): A Facile Entry to 8-Fluoroguanine Derivatives. The Journal of organic chemistry. 1996; 61(18): 6084-6085.
Lacan G, Satyamurthy N, Barrio JR Fluorination of (E)-_-(Fluoromethylene)-m-Tyrosine: Regioselective Synthesis of 4-Fluoro-(E)-_-(Flurormethylene)-m-Tyrosine. J Org Chem 1995; 60: 227-234.
Satyamurthy N, Namavari M, Barrio JR <sup>18</sup>F Radiotracers for Medical Research. Chemtech 24(3): 25-32, 1994. Chemtech 1994; 24(3): 25-32.
Namavari M, Satyamurthy N, Phelps ME, Barrio JR Synthesis of 6-[<sup>18</sup>F] and 4-[<sup>18</sup>F]fluoro-L-m-tyrosines via regioselective radiofluorodestannylation. Appl Radiat Isot 1993; 44: 527-536.
Namavari M, Bishop A, Satyamurthy N, Bida G, Barrio JR Regioselective radiofluorodestannylation with [<sup>18</sup>F]F2 and [<sup>18</sup>F]CH<sub>3</sub>COOF: A high yield synthesis of 6-[<sup>18</sup>F]fluoro-L-dopa. Appl Radiat Isot 1992; 43: 989-996.
Melega WP, Grafton ST, Huang SC, Satyamurthy N, Phelps ME, Barrio JR 6-[<sup>18</sup>F]Fluoro-L-DOPA metabolism in monkeys and humans: Biochemical parameters for the formulation of tracer kinetic models with positron emission tomography. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 1991; 11: 890-897.
Kleck JH, Benedict SH, Cook JS, Birdsall RL, Satyamurthy N Assessment of <sup>18</sup>F gaseous releases during the production of <sup>18</sup>F-fluorodeoxyglucose. Health Phys 1991; 60: 657-660.