G. Mike Makrigiorgos Publications

Selected Publications

Medical Physics

  • Makrigiorgos GM, Adelstein SJ and Kassis AI. Limitations of conventional internal dosimetry at the cellular level. J Nucl Med 1989; 30:1856 1862.
  • Makrigiorgos GM, Adelstein SJ, and Kassis AI. Cellular dosimetry estimates for 99mTc labeled microspheres and macroaggregates in humans. JAMA 1990; 264:592 595.
  • Makrigiorgos GM, Baranowska Kortylewicz J, Bump E, Sahu SK, Berman RM and Kassis AI. A method for detection of hydroxyl free radicals in the vicinity of biomolecules using radiation induced fluorescence of coumarin. Int J Radiat Biol 1993; 63, 445-458.
  • Makrigiorgos GM, Folkard M, Huang C, Bump E, Baranowska-Kortylewicz J, Sahu SK, Michael BD and Kassis AI. Quantification of radiation-induced hydroxyl radicals within nucleohistones using a molecular fluorescent probe. Radiat Res 1994; 138, 177-185.
  • Makrigiorgos GM, Kassis AI, Mahmood A, Bump EA and Savvides P. Novel fluorescein-based flow-cytometric method for detection of lipid peroxidation on individual cells. Free Radical Biol Med, 1997; 22:93-100.
  • Ngwa W, Makrigiorgos GM and Berbeco R. Applying gold nanoparticles as tumor-vascular disrupting agents during brachytherapy: Estimation of endothelial dose enhancement. Physics in Medicine and Biology, 2010: 55: 6533-6548. 
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20959684 PMID= 20959684
  • Cormack R, Sridhar S, Suh WW, D'Amico AV and Makrigiorgos GM. Biological In-Situ dose-painting for image-guided radiation therapy using drug-loaded implantable devices. International Journal for Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics, 2009; 76, pp 615-623 
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19879699?itool=EntrezSystem2.PEntrez.Pubmed.Pubmed_ResultsPanel PMID: 19879699
  • Berbeco R, Ngwa W and Makrigiorgos GM. Localized dose enhancement to tumor blood vessel endothelial cells via megavoltage x-rays and targeted gold nanoparticles: new potential for external beam radiotherapy. International Journal for Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics. Published online Dec 2010. 
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21163591 PMID=21163591

DNA Biophysics and Molecular Biology