Highlights in the media about our work:

  • Our research and upcoming paper on the synthesis of multiple tracers using ELIXYS  was highlighted in:
  • Our paper "A Transmetalation Reaction Enables the Synthesis of [18F]5-Fluorouracil from [18F]Fluoride for Human PET Imaging" was highlighted as:
  • The ELIXYS radiosynthesizer was highlighted in:
    • Matsui Kazuhiro "Fully automated robotic & innovative PET probe synthesizer supported by global technologies [Japanese]", Isotope News (Journal of Japan Radioisotope Association) No. 740, 12/1/2015
      [Japanese version available from author's ResearchGate page here]
  • Our paper "Efficient Radiosynthesis of 3′-Deoxy-3′-18F-Fluorothymidine Using Electrowetting-on-Dielectric Digital Microfluidic Chip" was highlighted in:
  • Our paper "Radiolabelling diverse positron emission tomography (PET) tracers using a single digital microfluidic reactor chip" was highlighted in:
  • Our paper '“Clicked” fluoropolymer elastomers as robust materials for potential microfluidic device applications' was highlighted in:
    • Russell Johnson, Hot Article, Journal of Materials Chemistry Blog, RSC Publishing, 1/17/2012
  • Our paper "Cerenkov radiation imaging as a method for quantitative measurements of beta particles in a microfluidic chip" was highlighted in:
    • Paula Gould, QA check for radiotracer generator, medicalphysicsweb, IOP Publishing, 12/4/2009
    • Editor's Choice in Physics in Medicine and Biology, medicalphysicsweb, IOP Publishing, 11/6/2009

         Prior to UCLA:
  • A figure in our conference paper "Automated Microfluidic-Chip-Based Stand-Alone Instrument for the Synthesis of Radiopharmaceuticals on Human-Dose Scales" was highlighted in:
    • Image of the Month, nanoWorldnews, Nano Science and Technology Institute (NSTI), 2/14/2008
  • Our paper "Gene Expression Analysis with Universal n-mer Arrays" was highlighted in: