Scientific Publications

1. Ballav M. Borah , Joseph Cacaccio , FarukhA. Durrani , Wiam Bshara , StevenG.Turowski , JosephA. Spernyak & Ravindra K. Pandey    Sonodynamic therapy in combination with photodynamic therapy shows enhanced long-term cure of brain tumor | Scientific Reports (  - Dec 2020

 2. A. Srivatsan, P. Paula, P. Joshi, A. J. Marko, F. Durrani, J. R. Missert, L. Curtin, S. Sexton, R. Yao, M. Sajjad and R. K. Pandey. Highlights on the imaging (nuclear/fluorescence) and phototherapeutic potential of a tri-functional chlorophyll-a analog with no significant toxicity in mice and rats. J. Photochem. Photobiol, B: Biology, 2020, 211, 111988   

3. J. Cacaccio, F. Durrani, R. R. Cheruku, B. Borah, M. Ethirajan, W. Tabaczynski, P. Pera, J. R. Missert and Ravindra K Pandey, Pluronic F-127: An Efficient Delivery Vehicle for 3-(1'-hexyloxy)ethyl-3-devinylpyropheophorbide-a (HPPH or Photochlor)  Photochem. Photobiol.,  2020, 96, 625-635.

4. P-C Lo, M. S. R. Morgade, R. K. Pandey, D. K. P. Ng, T. Torres and F. Dumoulin. The unique features and promises of phthalocyanines as advanced photosensitizers for photodynamic therapy of cancer. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2020, 49, 1041-1056.

5. O. M. Ibrahim, R. K. Pandey, G. Chatta and P. Kalinski, Role of tumor microenvironment in the efficacy of BCG therapy. Trends in Research, 2020, doi.15761/TR.1000170

6. S. Zhang, R. R. Cheruku, M. Dukh, W. Tabaczynski, N. J. Patel, W. H. White, J. R. Missert, P. A. Spernyak and R. K. Pandey. The structure of Gd(III) chelates conjugated at the periphery of HPPH have a significant impact on the imaging and therapy of cancer. ChemMedChem, 2020,15, 2058-2070.

7. W. Mo, N. J. Patel, Y. Chen, R. Pandey, U. Sunar. Mapping fluorescence resonance energy transfer parameters of a bifunctional agent using time-domain fluorescence diffuse optical tomography, J. Biophotonics, 2020, E202000291.

8. M  Dukh, W. A. Tabaczynski, S. Seetharaman, Z. Ou, K. M. Kadish, F. FD’Souza and R. K. Pandey, meso and β-pyrrole-linked chlorin-bacteriochlorin dyads for promoting far-red FRET and singlet-oxygen production. Chemistry-A European Journal, 2020, 26, 14996-15006.

9. R. R. Cheruku, J. Cacaccio, F. A. Durrani, W. A. Tabaczynski, R. Watson, K. Siters, J. R. Missert,, E. C. Tracy, M. Dukh, K. Guru, R. C. Koya, P. Kalinski, H. Baumann and R. K. Pandey, Synthesis, tumor specificity and photosensitizing efficacy of erlotinib conjugated chlorins and bacteriochlorins: Identification of a highly effective candidates for photodynamic therapy of cancer. J. Med. Chem, Accepted, 2020

10. B. M. Borah, J. Cacaccio, F. Durrani, W. Bshara, S. Turowski, J. Spernyak and R. K. Pandey Sonodynamic therapy in combination with photodynamic therapy shows enhanced long-term cure of brain cancer.  Nature: scientific reports, Accepted, 2020

11. Pandey RK and coworkers: Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 2011, 43, 686-695.

12. Pandey RK and coworkers: Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine, 2012, 8, 941-950

13. Pandey RK and coworkers, Journal of Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines, 2016, 20, 490-496

14. Targeted Nanoparticles for Fluorescence Imaging of Folate Receptor Positive Tumors

15. Photodynamic therapy (PDT) using HPPH for the treatment of precancerous lesions associated with barrett's esophagus,  First published: 23 August 2011  Hector R. Nava MD,Shyam S. Allamaneni MD,Thomas J. Dougherty PhD,Michele T. Cooper RN,Wei Tan MA,Gregory Wilding PhD,Barbara W. Henderson PhD