Basic Science Articles

Selected basic science articles are depicted here, please see the publication details of the individual faculty members in the Faculty section.

Kenneth Elkin, Steven Daveluy, Kamran Mohammad Avanaki, Hidradenitis suppurativa: Current understanding, diagnostic and surgical challenges, and developments in ultrasound application. Skin Res Technol, 26(1):11-19, 2020

Rayyan Manwar, Xin Li, Sadreddin Mahmoodkalayeh, Eishi Asano, Dongxiao Zhu, Kamran Avanaki, Deep learning protocol for improved photoacoustic brain imaging, J Biophotonics, 13(10):e202000212, 2020

Ben Mick, Nathan Reddmann, Rayyan Manwar, Kamran Avanaki, Ultrasonic Echolocation Device for Assisting the Visually Impaired, Curr Med Imaging, 16(5):601-610, 2020

Monica Hessler, Elmira Jalilian, Qiuyun Xu, Shriya Reddy, Luke Horton, Kenneth Elkin, Rayyan Manwar, Maria Tsoukas, Darius Mehregan, Kamran Avanaki  Melanoma Biomarkers and Their Potential Application for In Vivo Diagnostic Imaging Modalities, Int J Mol Sci, 21(24):9583, 2020

Kenneth Elkin, Steven Daveluy, Kamran Avanaki, Review of imaging technologies used in Hidradenitis Suppurativa. Skin Res Technol, 26(1):3-10, 2020

Afreen Fatima, Karl Kratkiewicz, Rayyan Manwar, Mohsin Zafar, Ruiying Zhang, Bin Huang, Neda Dadashzadeh, Jun Xia, Kamran Mohammad Avanaki, Review of cost reduction methods in photoacoustic computed tomography. Photoacoustics  15:100137, 2019

 • Chen L, Lin S-X, Amin S, Overbergh L, Maggiolino G, Chan LS. VCAM-1 blockade delays disease onset, reduces disease severity and inflammatory cells in an atopic dermatitis model. Immunol Cell Biol  88:334-42, 2010

• Peterson JD, Chan LS. Effectiveness and side effects of anti-CD20 therapy for autoantibody-mediated blistering skin diseases: A comprehensive survey of 71 consecutive patients from the initial use to 2007. Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management  5:1-7, 2009

• Xu J, Gao X, Ramchandran R, Zhao Y, Vogel SM, Malik AB. Non-muscle myosin light chain kinase mediated neutrophil transmigration in sepsis-induced lung inflammation by the activation of beta 2 integrins. Nature Immunology  9:880-886, 2008

• Chen L, Overbergh L, Mathieu C, Chan LS. The development of atopic dermatitis is independent of immunoglobulin E up-regulation in the K14-IL-4 SKH1 transgenic mouse model. Clin Exp Allergy  38:1367-1380, 2008

• Chen L, Marble DJ, Agha R, Peterson JD, Becker RP, Jin T, Li J, Chan LS. The progression of inflammation parallels the dermal angiogenesis in a keratin 14-IL-4-transgenic model of atopic dermatitis. Microcirculation  15:49-64, 2008

• Chen L, Lin SX, Agha-Majoub R, Overbergh L, Mathieu C, Chan LS. CCL27 is a critical factor for the development of atopic dermatitis in the keratin-14 IL-4 transgenic mouse model. Int Immunol  18:1233-1242, 2006

• Chen L, Peterson JD, Zheng WY, Lin SX, Chan LS. Autoimmunity to type VII collagen in SKH1 mice is independent of regulatory T cells. Clin Exp Immunol 145:322-331, 2006