2010 - 2011 Duke Coulter Partnership Projects

Evaluation of Regional Ventilation in Normal Subjects
and Subjects with Airway and Lung Disorders

BME Investigator:
James MacFall, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Radiology

Clinical Investigators:
Cecil Charles, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Radiology
Neil MacIntyre, M.D., Professor, Pulmonary Medicine
Richard Moon, M.D., Professor, Anesthesiology
H. Page McAdams., Professor, Radiology


Real-time Visualization of Injected Regional
Anesthetics Using Ultrasonic Decorrelation

BME Investigators:
Mark Palmeri, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Research Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Kathy Nightingale, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Clinical Investigator:
David Macleod, M.B., Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology
Stuart Grant, M.B., CH.B., Professor, Anesthesiology


MicroRNAs for the Diagnosis of Lymphomas

BME Investigator:
Ashutosh Chilkoti, Ph.D., Professor of Biomedical Engineering 

Clinical Investigator:
Sandeep Dave, M.D., Assistant Professor, Oncology


Detection of Disease-Specific Whole Blood mRNA Expression
Signature using Molecular Sentinel Nanoprobe Technology

BME Investigator:
Tuan Vo-Dinh, Ph.D., Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Clinical Investigators:
Aimee Zaas, M.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Geoffrey Ginsburg, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Medicine
Chris Woods, M.D., Associate Professor, Department of Medicine