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Drezek Lab Location:
BioScience Research Collaborative
4th floor, Room 430

Drezek Lab Address:
BioScience Research Collaborative
Department of Bioengineering, MS-142
Rice University
6500 Main Street, Suite 133 BIOE
Houston, Texas 77030

Tel: (713) 348-3011
Email: drezek@rice.edu  

2009 Publications

Culver, J., Drezler, W., Drezek, R., Georgakoudi, I., Hillman, E., and Richards-Kortum, R. “Topics in Biomedical Optics: introduction to the feature issue.” Applied Optics. 48: (April 2009).

Tuchin, V., Drezek, R., Nie, S., and Zharov, V. Guest Editorial: Nanophotonics for Diagnostics, Protection, and Treatment of Cancer and Inflammatory Diseases. Journal of Biomedical Optics 14: 020901 (April 2009).

Sun, J., Fu, K., Zhu, MQ, Bickford, L., Post, E., and Drezek, R. “Near-infrared quantum dots for fluorescence tissue imaging” Current Nanoscience. 5: 160-166 (2009).

Lewinski, N, Zhu, H, and Drezek, R. “Evaluating Strategies for Risk Assessment of Nanomaterials.” In Nanotoxicity: From In Vitro to In Vivo Models to Health Risks. John Wiley. 459-498 (2009).

Zhang, S., Gao, J., Buchholz, T., Wang, Z., Salehpour, M., Drezek, R., and Yu, TK. “QuantifyingTumor-Selective Radiation Dose Enhancements Using Gold Nanoparticles: A Monte Carlo Simulation Study.” Biomedical Microdevices. 11:(4) 1-9 (2009).

Bickford, L., Drezek, R.*, and Yu, TK*. Silica-gold nanoshells as potential intraoperative molecular probes for HER2-overexpression in ex vivo breast tissue using near-infrared reflectance confocal microscopy. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. Online first (2009). *equal contributors and corresponding authors. 

Rostro-Kohanloo, B., Bickford, L., Payne, C., Day, E., Anderson, L., Zhong, M., Zhong, Lee, S., Mayer, K., Zal, T., Adam, L., Dinney, C., Drezek, R., West, J., and Hafner, J. "Stabilization and Targeting of Surfactant-Synthesized Gold Nanorods." Nanotechnology.  20:434005 (2009). 

Cui, J., Jun-Bing, F., Zhao, T., Wang, A., Drezek, R., and Zhu, MQ. "Real Time Monitoring and Scale-Up Synthesis of Concentrated Gold Nanorods." Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology   5:1-6 (2009).