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Michel Modo

Bioengineering Department


Fountain, C., Ghuman, H., Paldino, M., Tamber, M., Panigrahy, A., & Modo, M. (2023). Acquisition and Analysis of Excised Neocortex from Pediatric Patients with Focal Cortical Dysplasia Using Mesoscale Diffusion MRI. DIAGNOSTICS, 13(9), 1529.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/diagnostics13091529.

Ji, X., Walczak, P., van Beusekom, H.M.M., Casas, A.I., Clarkson, A., Farr, T., Jolkkonen, J., Liang, Y., Modo, M.M., Rosado-de-Castro, P.H., Ruscher, K., Wang, Y.J., Wu, H., Zille, M., Li, S., & Boltze, J. (2023). Join us on an amazing journey towards next-generation treatments for CNS disorders: Launch of Neuroprotection, a new high-quality journal in translational neuroscience. Neuroprotection, 1(1), 5-8.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/nep3.8.

Liu, J., van Beusekom, H., Bu, X.L., Chen, G., Rosado de Castro, P.H., Chen, X., Chen, X., Clarkson, A.N., Farr, T.D., Fu, Y., Jia, J., Jolkkonen, J., Kim, W.S., Korhonen, P., Li, S., Liang, Y., Liu, G.H., Liu, G., Liu, Y.H., Malm, T., Mao, X., Oliveira, J.M., Modo, M.M., Ramos-Cabrer, P., Ruscher, K., Song, W., Wang, J., Wang, X., Wang, Y., Wu, H., Xiong, L., Yang, Y., Ye, K., Yu, J.T., Zhou, X.F., Zille, M., Colin, M.L., Walczak, P., Johannes, B., Ji, X., & Wang, Y.J. (2023). Preserving cognitive function in patients with Alzheimer's disease: The Alzheimer's Disease Neuroprotection Research Initiative (ADNRI). Neuroprotection, 1(2), 84-98.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/nep3.23.

Manivannan, A., Foley, L.M., Hitchens, T.K., Rattray, I., Bates, G.P., & Modo, M. (2023). Ex vivo 100 μm isotropic diffusion MRI-based tractography of connectivity changes in the end-stage R6/2 mouse model of Huntington's disease. Neuroprotection, 1(1), 66-83.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/nep3.14.

McGraw, M., Gilmer, G., Bergmann, J., Seshan, V., Wang, K., Pekker, D., Modo, M., & Ambrosio, F. (2023). Mapping the Landscape of Magnetic Field Effects on Neural Regeneration and Repair: A Combined Systematic Review, Mathematical Model, and Meta-Analysis. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 2023, 1-15.Hindawi Limited. doi: 10.1155/2023/5038317.

Modo, M., Fink, K., & Rossignol, J. (2023). Biologics in brain repair. BRAIN RESEARCH BULLETIN, 202, 110757.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2023.110757.

Modo, M., Sparling, K., Novotny, J., Perry, N., Foley, L.M., & Hitchens, T.K. (2023). Mapping mesoscale connectivity within the human hippocampus. Neuroimage, 282, 120406.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2023.120406.

Ghuman, H., Perry, N., Grice, L., Gerwig, M., Jr, M.J., Nitzsche, F., Poplawsky, A.J., Ambrosio, F., & Modo, M. (2022). Physical therapy exerts sub-additive and suppressive effects on intracerebral neural stem cell implantation in a rat model of stroke. JOURNAL OF CEREBRAL BLOOD FLOW AND METABOLISM, 42(5), 826-843.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/0271678X211062955.

Modo, M., Ghuman, H., Azar, R., Krafty, R., Badylak, S.F., & Hitchens, T.K. (2022). Mapping the acute time course of immune cell infiltration into an ECM hydrogel in a rat model of stroke using 19F MRI. BIOMATERIALS, 282, 121386.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2022.121386.

Modo, M., Lampe, K., & Willerth, S. (2022). Engineering brain and spinal cord tissue constructs. Brain Research Bulletin, 178, 131-132.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2021.11.012.

Damian, C., Ghuman, H., Mauney, C., Azar, R., Reinartz, J., Badylak, S.F., & Modo, M. (2021). Post-Stroke Timing of ECM Hydrogel Implantation Affects Biodegradation and Tissue Restoration. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES, 22(21), 11372.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/ijms222111372.

Ghuman, H., Matta, R., Tompkins, A., Nitzsche, F., Badylak, S.F., Gonzalez, A.L., & Modo, M. (2021). ECM hydrogel improves the delivery of PEG microsphere-encapsulated neural stem cells and endothelial cells into tissue cavities caused by stroke. BRAIN RESEARCH BULLETIN, 168, 120-137.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2020.12.004.

Hussein, H., Kokkinos, V., Sisterson, N.D., Modo, M., & Richardson, R.M. (2021). Extrapial Hippocampal Resection in Anterior Temporal Lobectomy: Technical Description and Clinical Outcomes in a 62-Patient Case Series. OPERATIVE NEUROSURGERY, 21(5), 312-323.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1093/ons/opab262.

Modo, M. (2021). 19F Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy in Neuroscience. NEUROSCIENCE, 474, 37-50.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2021.03.016.

Chou, C.H., & Modo, M. (2020). Characterization of gene expression changes in human neural stem cells and endothelial cells modeling a neurovascular microenvironment. BRAIN RESEARCH BULLETIN, 158, 9-19.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2020.02.008.

Ke, J., Foley, L.M., Hitchens, T.K., Richardson, R.M., & Modo, M. (2020). Ex vivo mesoscopic diffusionMRIcorrelates with seizure frequency in patients with uncontrolled mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. HUMAN BRAIN MAPPING, 41(16), 4529-4548.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/hbm.25139.

Ke, J., Foley, L.M., Hitchens, T.K., Richardson, R.M., & Modo, M. (2020). Cover Image. Human Brain Mapping, 41(16).Wiley. doi: 10.1002/hbm.24671.

Ly, M., Foley, L., Manivannan, A., Hitchens, T.K., Richardson, R.M., & Modo, M. (2020). Mesoscale diffusion magnetic resonance imaging of the ex vivo human hippocampus. HUMAN BRAIN MAPPING, 41(15), 4200-4218.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/hbm.25119.

Ly, M., Foley, L., Manivannan, A., Hitchens, T.K., Richardson, R.M., & Modo, M. (2020). Cover Image. Human Brain Mapping, 41(15).Wiley. doi: 10.1002/hbm.24669.

Boltze, J., Modo, M.M., Mays, R.W., Taguchi, A., Jolkkonen, J., Savitz, S.I., Bates, D., Bath, P., Carmichael, S.T., Jr, C.C.S., Daadi, M.M., Tejedor, E.D., Grande, A.W., Gutierrez-Fernandez, M., Hematti, P., Hess, D., Huang, D.Y., Kokaia, Z., Kuroda, S., Moniche, F.P., Muir, K., Olson, S., de Castro, P.H.R., Sinden, J., Satani, N., Shichinohe, H., Steinberg, G.K., Walczak, P., Wechsler, L., West, F., Vahidy, F., Vawter, D.E., Yavagal, D.R., Yang, B., Zrinzo, L., & Participants, S.T.E.P.S. (2019). Stem Cells as an Emerging Paradigm in Stroke 4 Advancing and Accelerating Preclinical Research. STROKE, 50(11), 3299-3306.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.119.025436.

Ghuman, H., Hitchens, T.K., & Modo, M. (2019). A systematic optimization of 19F MR image acquisition to detect macrophage invasion into an ECM hydrogel implanted in the stroke-damaged brain. NEUROIMAGE, 202, 116090.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019.116090.

Modo, M. (2019). Bioscaffold-Induced Brain Tissue Regeneration. FRONTIERS IN NEUROSCIENCE, 13, 1156.Frontiers Media SA. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2019.01156.

Modo, M., & Badylak, S.F. (2019). A roadmap for promoting endogenous in situ tissue restoration using inductive bioscaffolds after acute brain injury. BRAIN RESEARCH BULLETIN, 150, 136-149.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2019.05.013.

Modo, M., & Lampe, K. (2019). Development and implementation of biomaterials to promote neural repair. BRAIN RESEARCH BULLETIN, 152, 297-298.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2019.07.026.

Calevro, A., Cotel, M.C., Natesan, S., Modo, M., Vernon, A.C., & Mondelli, V. (2018). Effects of chronic antipsychotic drug exposure on the expression of Translocator Protein and inflammatory markers in rat adipose tissue. PSYCHONEUROENDOCRINOLOGY, 95, 28-33.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2018.05.021.

Ghuman, H., Mauney, C., Donnelly, J., Massensini, A.R., Badylak, S.F., & Modo, M. (2018). Biodegradation of ECM hydrogel promotes endogenous brain tissue restoration in a rat model of stroke. ACTA BIOMATERIALIA, 80, 66-84.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2018.09.020.

Jin, T., Iordanova, B., Hitchens, T.K., Modo, M., Wang, P., Mehrens, H., & Kim, S.G. (2018). Chemical exchange-sensitive spin-lock (CESL) MRI of glucose and analogs in brain tumors. MAGNETIC RESONANCE IN MEDICINE, 80(2), 488-495.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/mrm.27183.

Liu, J.R., & Modo, M. (2018). Quantification of the Extracellular Matrix Molecule Thrombospondin 1 and Its Pericellular Association in the Brain Using a Semiautomated Computerized Approach. JOURNAL OF HISTOCHEMISTRY & CYTOCHEMISTRY, 66(9), 643-662.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1369/0022155418771677.

Modo, M.M., Jolkkonen, J., Zille, M., & Boltze, J. (2018). Future of Animal Modeling for Poststroke Tissue Repair. STROKE, 49(5), 1099-1106.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.018293.

Wahlberg, B., Ghuman, H., Liu, J.R., & Modo, M. (2018). Ex vivo biomechanical characterization of syringe-needle ejections for intracerebral cell delivery. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 8(1), 9194.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-27568-x.

Bulte, J.W.M., & Modo, M.M.J. (2017). Design and Applications of Nanoparticles in Biomedical Imaging. v.Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-42169-8.

Bulte, J.W.M., & Modo, M.M.J. (2017). Nanoparticles as a Technology Platform for Biomedical Imaging. In Design and Applications of Nanoparticles in Biomedical Imaging. (pp. 1-7).Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-42169-8_1.

Dalise, S., Cavalli, L., Ghuman, H., Wahlberg, B., Gerwig, M., Chisari, C., Ambrosio, F., & Modo, M. (2017). Biological effects of dosing aerobic exercise and neuromuscular electrical stimulation in rats. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7(1), 10830.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-11260-7.

Ghuman, H., Gerwig, M., Nicholls, F.J., Liu, J.R., Donnelly, J., Badylak, S.F., & Modo, M. (2017). Long-term retention of ECM hydrogel after implantation into a sub-acute stroke cavity reduces lesion volume. ACTA BIOMATERIALIA, 63, 50-63.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2017.09.011.

Jin, T., Nicholls, F.J., Crum, W.R., Ghuman, H., Badylak, S.F., & Modo, M. (2017). Diamagnetic chemical exchange saturation transfer (diaCEST) affords magnetic resonance imaging of extracellular matrix hydrogel implantation in a rat model of stroke. BIOMATERIALS, 113, 176-190.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2016.10.043.

Modo, M., Crum, W.R., Gerwig, M., Vernon, A.C., Patel, P., Jackson, M.J., Rose, S., Jenner, P., & Iravani, M.M. (2017). Magnetic resonance imaging and tensor-based morphometry in the MPTP non-human primate model of Parkinson's disease. PLOS ONE, 12(7), e0180733.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0180733.

Nicholls, F.J., Liu, J.R., & Modo, M. (2017). A Comparison of Exogenous Labels for the Histological Identification of Transplanted Neural Stem Cells. CELL TRANSPLANTATION, 26(4), 625-645.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.3727/096368916X693680.

Rattray, I., Smith, E.J., Crum, W.R., Walker, T.A., Gale, R., Bates, G.P., & Modo, M. (2017). Correlations of Behavioral Deficits with Brain Pathology Assessed through Longitudinal MRI and Histopathology in the HdhQ150/Q150 Mouse Model of Huntington's Disease. PLOS ONE, 12(1), e0168556.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0168556.

Chou, C.H., & Modo, M. (2016). Human neural stem cell-induced endothelial morphogenesis requires autocrine/paracrine and juxtacrine signaling. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6, 29029. doi: 10.1038/srep29029.

Crum, W.R., Danckaers, F., Huysmans, T., Cotel, M.C., Natesan, S., Modo, M.M., Sijbers, J., Williams, S.C.R., Kapur, S., & Vernon, A.C. (2016). Chronic exposure to haloperidol and olanzapine leads to common and divergent shape changes in the rat hippocampus in the absence of grey-matter volume loss. PSYCHOLOGICAL MEDICINE, 46(15), 3081-3093.Cambridge University Press (CUP). doi: 10.1017/S0033291716001768.

Ghuman, H., & Modo, M. (2016). Biomaterial applications in neural therapy and repair. Chinese Neurosurgical Journal, 2(1).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1186/s41016-016-0057-0.

Ghuman, H., Massensini, A.R., Donnelly, J., Kim, S.M., Medberry, C.J., Badylak, S.F., & Modo, M. (2016). ECM hydrogel for the treatment of stroke: Characterization of the host cell infiltrate. BIOMATERIALS, 91, 166-181.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2016.03.014.

Modo, M. (2016). Gaining Mechanistic Insights into Cell Therapy Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Current Stem Cell Reports, 2(3), 221-227.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s40778-016-0059-z.

Modo, M., Hitchens, T.K., Liu, J.R., & Richardson, R.M. (2016). Detection of Aberrant Hippocampal Mossy Fiber Connections: Ex Vivo Mesoscale Diffusion MRI and Microtractography With Histological Validation in a Patient With Uncontrolled Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. HUMAN BRAIN MAPPING, 37(2), 780-795.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/hbm.23066.

Nicholls, F.J., Rotz, M.W., Ghuman, H., MacRenaris, K.W., Meade, T.J., & Modo, M. (2016). DNA-gadolinium-gold nanoparticles for in vivo T1 MR imaging of transplanted human neural stem cells. BIOMATERIALS, 77, 291-306.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2015.11.021.

To, A.C. (2016). Preface. 12, 143.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.addma.2016.09.003.

Caron, I., Micotti, E., Paladini, A., Merlino, G., Plebani, L., Forloni, G., Modo, M., & Bendotti, C. (2015). Comparative Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Histopathological Correlates in Two SOD1 Transgenic Mouse Models of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. In Grierson, A.J. (Ed.). PLOS ONE, 10(7), e0132159.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0132159.

Cotel, M.C., Lenartowicz, E.M., Natesan, S., Modo, M.M., Cooper, J.D., Williams, S.C.R., Kapur, S., & Vernon, A.C. (2015). Microglial activation in the rat brain following chronic antipsychotic treatment at clinically relevant doses. EUROPEAN NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, 25(11), 2098-2107.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.euroneuro.2015.08.004.

Massensini, A.R., Ghuman, H., Saldin, L.T., Medberry, C.J., Keane, T.J., Nicholls, F.J., Velankar, S.S., Badylak, S.F., & Modo, M. (2015). Concentration-dependent rheological properties of ECM hydrogel for intracerebral delivery to a stroke cavity. ACTA BIOMATERIALIA, 27, 116-130.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2015.08.040.

Modo, M., Braga, R., & Ray, H.L. (2015). In Vivo Imaging of Transplanted Cells and Biomaterials. In Stem Cell Biology and Tissue Engineering in Dental Sciences. (pp. 841-851).Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/b978-0-12-397157-9.00069-2.

Naumova, A.V., Modo, M., Moore, A., Frank, J.A., & Murry, C.E. (2015). Cardiac regeneration validated Reply. NATURE BIOTECHNOLOGY, 33(6), 587.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/nbt.3257.

Nicholls, F.J., Ling, W., Ferrauto, G., Aime, S., & Modo, M. (2015). Simultaneous MR imaging for tissue engineering in a rat model of stroke. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 5(1), 14597.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/srep14597.

Chou, C.H., Sinden, J.D., Couraud, P.O., & Modo, M. (2014). In Vitro Modeling of the Neurovascular Environment by Coculturing Adult Human Brain Endothelial Cells with Human Neural Stem Cells. In Walczak, P. (Ed.). PLOS ONE, 9(9), e106346.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106346.

Dalise, S., Ambrosio, F., & Modo, M. (2014). Adaptive plasticity and recovery in preclinical models of stroke. ARCHIVES ITALIENNES DE BIOLOGIE, 152(4), 190-215.Pisa University Press. doi: 10.12871/00039829201442.

Dalise, S., Ambrosio, F., & Modo, M. (2014). Brain plasticity and recovery in preclinical models of stroke. Arch Ital Biol, 152(4), 190-215. doi: 10.12871/00039829201442.

Meng, F., Modo, M., & Badylak, S.F. (2014). Biologic scaffold for CNS repair. REGENERATIVE MEDICINE, 9(3), 367-383.Future Medicine Ltd. doi: 10.2217/RME.14.9.

Naumova, A.V., Modo, M., Moore, A., Murry, C.E., & Frank, J.A. (2014). Clinical imaging in regenerative medicine. NATURE BIOTECHNOLOGY, 32(8), 804-U121.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/nbt.2993.

Puppi, J., Modo, M., Dhawan, A., Lehec, S.C., Mitry, R.R., & Hughes, R.D. (2014). Ex Vivo Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Transplanted Hepatocytes in a Rat Model of Acute Liver Failure. CELL TRANSPLANTATION, 23(3), 329-343.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.3727/096368913X663596.

Savitz, S.I., Cramer, S.C., Wechsler, L., Aronowski, J., Boltze, J., Borlongan, C., Case, C., Chase, T., Chopp, M., Carmichael, S.T., Cramer, S.C., Duncan, P., Finklestein, S., Fischkoff, S., Guzman, R., Hess, D.C., Huang, D., Hinson, J., Kautz, S., Kondziolka, D., Mays, R., Misra, V., Mitsias, P., Modo, M., Muir, K.Savitz, S.I., Sinden, J., Snyder, E., Steinberg, G., Vahidy, F., Wechsler, L., Willing, A., Wolf, S., Yankee, E., Yavagal, D.R., & Consortium, S.T.E.P.S. (2014). Stem Cells as an Emerging Paradigm in Stroke 3 Enhancing the Development of Clinical Trials. STROKE, 45(2), 634-639.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.003379.

Vernon, A.C., Crum, W.R., Lerch, J.P., Chege, W., Natesan, S., Modo, M., Cooper, J.D., Williams, S.C.R., & Kapur, S. (2014). Reduced Cortical Volume and Elevated Astrocyte Density in Rats Chronically Treated With Antipsychotic Drugs-Linking Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings to Cellular Pathology. BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 75(12), 982-990.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2013.09.012.

Alfieri, A., Srivastava, S., Siow, R.C.M., Cash, D., Modo, M., Duchen, M.R., Fraser, P.A., Williams, S.C.R., & Mann, G.E. (2013). Sulforaphane preconditioning of the Nrf2/HO-1 defense pathway protects the cerebral vasculature against blood-brain barrier disruption and neurological deficits in stroke. FREE RADICAL BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, 65, 1012-1022.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2013.08.190.

Chou, C.H., Nicholls, F., & Modo, M. (2013). Image-Guided Injection and Noninvasive Monitoring of Tissue Regeneration in the Stroke-Damaged Brain. In Cell-Based Therapies in Stroke. (pp. 93-104).Springer Vienna. doi: 10.1007/978-3-7091-1175-8_7.

Chung, Y.L., El Akabawy, G., So, P.W., Solanky, B.S., Leach, M.O., & Modo, M. (2013). Profiling metabolite changes in the neuronal differentiation of human striatal neural stem cells using 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy. NEUROREPORT, 24(18), 1035-1040.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/WNR.0000000000000056.

Crum, W.R., Giampietro, V.P., Smith, E.J., Gorenkova, N., Stroemer, R.P., & Modo, M. (2013). A comparison of automated anatomical-behavioural mapping methods in a rodent model of stroke. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE METHODS, 218(2), 170-183.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2013.05.009.

Crum, W.R., Modo, M., Vernon, A.C., Barker, G.J., & Williams, S.C.R. (2013). Registration of challenging pre-clinical brain images. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE METHODS, 216(1), 62-77.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2013.03.015.

Dell'Acqua, F., Bodi, I., Slater, D., Catani, M., & Modo, M. (2013). MR Diffusion Histology and Micro-Tractography Reveal Mesoscale Features of the Human Cerebellum. CEREBELLUM, 12(6), 923-931.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s12311-013-0503-x.

Kazanis, I., Gorenkova, N., Zhao, J.W., Franklin, R.J.M., Modo, M., & ffrench-Constant, C. (2013). The late response of rat subependymal zone stem and progenitor cells to stroke is restricted to directly affected areas of their niche. EXPERIMENTAL NEUROLOGY, 248, 387-397.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2013.06.025.

Medberry, C.J., Crapo, P.M., Siu, B.F., Carruthers, C.A., Wolf, M.T., Nagarkar, S.P., Agrawal, V., Jones, K.E., Kelly, J., Johnson, S.A., Velankar, S.S., Watkins, S.C., Modo, M., & Badylak, S.F. (2013). Hydrogels derived from central nervous system extracellular matrix. BIOMATERIALS, 34(4), 1033-1040.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2012.10.062.

Modo, M., Ambrosio, F., Friedlander, R.M., Badylak, S.F., & Wechsler, L.R. (2013). Bioengineering solutions for neural repair and recovery in stroke. CURRENT OPINION IN NEUROLOGY, 26(6), 626-631.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000031.

Modo, M., Kolosnjaj-Tabi, J., Nicholls, F., Ling, W., Wilhelm, C., Debarge, O., Gazeau, F., & Clement, O. (2013). Considerations for the clinical use of contrast agents for cellular MRI in regenerative medicine. CONTRAST MEDIA & MOLECULAR IMAGING, 8(6), 439-455.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/cmmi.1547.

Mondelli, V., Anacker, C., Vernon, A.C., Cattaneo, A., Natesan, S., Modo, M., Dazzan, P., Kapur, S., & Pariante, C.M. (2013). Haloperidol and olanzapine mediate metabolic abnormalities through different molecular pathways. TRANSLATIONAL PSYCHIATRY, 3(1), e208.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/tp.2012.138.

Rattray, I., Smith, E., Gale, R., Matsumoto, K., Bates, G.P., & Modo, M. (2013). Correlations of Behavioral Deficits with Brain Pathology Assessed through Longitudinal MRI and Histopathology in the R6/2 Mouse Model of HD. PLOS ONE, 8(4), e60012.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0060012.

Rattray, I., Smith, E.J., Crum, W.R., Walker, T.A., Gale, R., Bates, G.P., & Modo, M. (2013). Correlations of Behavioral Deficits with Brain Pathology Assessed through Longitudinal MRI and Histopathology in the R6/1 Mouse Model of Huntington's Disease. In Borchelt, D.R. (Ed.). PLOS ONE, 8(12), e84726.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0084726.

Stille, M., Smith, E.J., Crum, W.R., & Modo, M. (2013). 3D reconstruction of 2D fluorescence histology images and registration with in vivo MR images: Application in a rodent stroke model. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE METHODS, 219(1), 27-40.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2013.06.003.

Bible, E., Dell'Acqua, F., Solanky, B., Balducci, A., Crapo, P.M., Badylak, S.F., Ahrens, E.T., & Modo, M. (2012). Non-invasive imaging of transplanted human neural stem cells and ECM scaffold remodeling in the stroke-damaged rat brain by 19F- and diffusion-MRI. BIOMATERIALS, 33(10), 2858-2871.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2011.12.033.

Bible, E., Qutachi, O., Chau, D.Y.S., Alexander, M.R., Shakesheff, K.M., & Modo, M. (2012). Neo-vascularization of the stroke cavity by implantation of human neural stem cells on VEGF-releasing PLGA microparticles. BIOMATERIALS, 33(30), 7435-+.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2012.06.085.

El-Akabawy, G., Rattray, I., Johansson, S.M., Gale, R., Bates, G., & Modo, M. (2012). Implantation of undifferentiated and pre-differentiated human neural stem cells in the R6/2 transgenic mouse model of Huntington's disease. BMC NEUROSCIENCE, 13(1), 97.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1186/1471-2202-13-97.

Evans, M.C., Modo, M., Talbot, K., Sibson, N., & Turner, M.R. (2012). Magnetic resonance imaging of pathological processes in rodent models of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS, 13(3), 288-301.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.3109/17482968.2011.623300.

Patkar, S., Tate, R., Modo, M., Plevin, R., & Carswell, H.V.O. (2012). Conditionally immortalised neural stem cells promote functional recovery and brain plasticity after transient focal cerebral ischaemia in mice. STEM CELL RESEARCH, 8(1), 14-25.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.scr.2011.07.001.

Smith, E.J., Stroemer, R.P., Gorenkova, N., Nakajima, M., Crum, W.R., Tang, E., Stevanato, L., Sinden, J.D., & Modo, M. (2012). Implantation Site and Lesion Topology Determine Efficacy of a Human Neural Stem Cell Line in a Rat Model of Chronic Stroke. STEM CELLS, 30(4), 785-796.Oxford University Press (OUP). doi: 10.1002/stem.1024.

Sztriha, L.K., O'Gorman, R.L., Modo, M., Barker, G.J., Williams, S.C.R., & Kalra, L. (2012). Monitoring Brain Repair in Stroke Using Advanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging. STROKE, 43(11), 3124-U614.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.111.649244.

Vernon, A.C., & Modo, M. (2012). Do Levodopa Treatments Modify the Morphology of the Parkinsonian Brain?. MOVEMENT DISORDERS, 27(1), 166-167.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/mds.24018.

Vernon, A.C., Natesan, S., Crum, W.R., Cooper, J.D., Modo, M., Williams, S.C.R., & Kapur, S. (2012). Contrasting Effects of Haloperidol and Lithium on Rodent Brain Structure: A Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study with Postmortem Confirmation. BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 71(10), 855-863.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2011.12.004.

Vernon, A.C., Natesan, S., Crum, W.R., Modo, M., Cooper, J.D., Williams, S.C.R., & Kapur, S. (2012). Reply to: Lithium and the Expanding Brain. BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 72(7), E19.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2012.04.007.

Alfieri, A., Srivastava, S., Siow, R.C.M., Modo, M., Fraser, P.A., & Mann, G.E. (2011). Targeting the Nrf2-Keap1 antioxidant defence pathway for neurovascular protection in stroke. JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LONDON, 589(17), 4125-4136.Wiley. doi: 10.1113/jphysiol.2011.210294.

El-Akabawy, G., Medina, L.M., Jeffries, A., Price, J., & Modo, M. (2011). Purmorphamine Increases DARPP-32 Differentiation in Human Striatal Neural Stem Cells Through the Hedgehog Pathway. STEM CELLS AND DEVELOPMENT, 20(11), 1873-1887.Mary Ann Liebert Inc. doi: 10.1089/scd.2010.0282.

Kateb, B., Chiu, K., Black, K.L., Yamamoto, V., Khalsa, B., Ljubimova, J.Y., Ding, H., Patil, R., Portilla-Arias, J.A., Modo, M., Moore, D.F., Farahani, K., Okun, M.S., Prakash, N., Neman, J., Ahdoot, D., Grundfest, W., Nikzad, S., & Heiss, J.D. (2011). Nanoplatforms for constructing new approaches to cancer treatment, imaging, and drug delivery: What should be the policy?. NEUROIMAGE, 54(Suppl 1), S106-S124.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2010.01.105.

Modo, M. (2011). Tracking transplanted cells by MRI - methods and protocols. Methods Mol Biol, 771, 717-732.Humana Press. doi: 10.1007/978-1-61779-219-9_35.

Modo, M., & Bulte, J.W.M. (2011). From molecules to man: the dawn of a vitreous man. Methods Mol Biol, 711, 3-14.Humana Press. doi: 10.1007/978-1-61737-992-5_1.

Modo, M., & Kinchin, I. (2011). A conceptual framework for interdisciplinary curriculum design: a case study in neuroscience. J Undergrad Neurosci Educ, 10(1), A71-A79.

Puppi, J., Mitry, R.R., Modo, M., Dhawan, A., Raja, K., & Hughes, R.D. (2011). Use of a Clinically Approved Iron Oxide MRI Contrast Agent to Label Human Hepatocytes. CELL TRANSPLANTATION, 20(6), 963-975.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.3727/096368910X543367.

Vernon, A.C., & Modo, M. (2011). Non-invasive MR imaging of neurodegeneration in a rodent model of Parkinson's disease. Methods Mol Biol, 711, 487-510.Humana Press. doi: 10.1007/978-1-61737-992-5_25.

Vernon, A.C., Crum, W.R., Johansson, S.M., & Modo, M. (2011). Evolution of Extra-Nigral Damage Predicts Behavioural Deficits in a Rat Proteasome Inhibitor Model of Parkinson's Disease. PLOS ONE, 6(2), e17269.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0017269.

Vernon, A.C., Natesan, S., Modo, M., & Kapur, S. (2011). Effect of Chronic Antipsychotic Treatment on Brain Structure: A Serial Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study with Ex Vivo and Postmortem Confirmation. BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 69(10), 936-944.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2010.11.010.

Vernon, A.C., Smith, E.J., Stevanato, L., & Modo, M. (2011). Selective activation of metabotropic glutamate receptor 7 induces inhibition of cellular proliferation and promotes astrocyte differentiation of ventral mesencephalon human neural stem/progenitor cells. NEUROCHEMISTRY INTERNATIONAL, 59(3), 421-431.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuint.2011.04.001.

Turner, M.R., & Modo, M. (2010). Advances in the application of MRI to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Expert Opin Med Diagn, 4(6), 483-496.Informa Healthcare. doi: 10.1517/17530059.2010.536836.

Vernon, A.C., Ballard, C., & Modo, M. (2010). Neuroimaging for Lewy body disease: Is the in vivo molecular imaging of α-synuclein neuropathology required and feasible?. BRAIN RESEARCH REVIEWS, 65(1), 28-55.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.brainresrev.2010.05.006.

Vernon, A.C., Johansson, S.M., & Modo, M.M. (2010). Non-invasive evaluation of nigrostriatal neuropathology in a proteasome inhibitor rodent model of Parkinson's disease. BMC NEUROSCIENCE, 11(1), 1.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1186/1471-2202-11-1.

Ashioti, M., Beech, J.S., Lowe, A.S., Bernanos, M., McCreary, A., Modo, M.M., & Williams, S.C.R. (2009). Neither in vivo MRI nor behavioural assessment indicate therapeutic efficacy for a novel 5HT1A agonist in rat models of ischaemic stroke. BMC NEUROSCIENCE, 10(1), 82.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1186/1471-2202-10-82.

Badin, R.A., Modo, M., Cheetham, M., Thomas, D.L., Gadian, D.G., Latchman, D.S., & Lythgoe, M.F. (2009). Protective effect of post-ischaemic viral delivery of heat shock proteins in vivo. JOURNAL OF CEREBRAL BLOOD FLOW AND METABOLISM, 29(2), 254-263.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1038/jcbfm.2008.106.

Bible, E., Chau, D.Y.S., Alexander, M.R., Price, J., Shakesheff, K.M., & Modo, M. (2009). Attachment of stem cells to scaffold particles for intra-cerebral transplantation. NATURE PROTOCOLS, 4(10), 1440-1453.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/nprot.2009.156.

Bible, E., Chau, D.Y.S., Alexander, M.R., Price, J., Shakesheff, K.M., & Modo, M. (2009). The support of neural stem cells transplanted into stroke-induced brain cavities by PLGA particles. BIOMATERIALS, 30(16), 2985-2994.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2009.02.012.

Modo, M., Beech, J.S., Meade, T.J., Williams, S.C.R., & Price, J. (2009). A chronic 1 year assessment of MRI contrast agent-labelled neural stem cell transplants in stroke. NEUROIMAGE, 47(0 2), T133-T142.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.06.017.

Modo, M., Meade, T.J., & Mitry, R.R. (2009). Liver cell labelling with MRI contrast agents. Methods Mol Biol, 481, 207-219.Humana Press. doi: 10.1007/978-1-59745-201-4_17.

Modo, M., Meade, T.J., & Mitry, R.R. (2009). Liver cell labelling with MRI contrast agents. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.), 481, 207-219.

Puppi, J., & Modo, M. (2009). Use of magnetic resonance imaging contrast agents to detect transplanted liver cells. Top Magn Reson Imaging, 20(2), 113-120.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/RMR.0b013e3181c0dfe4.

Johansson, S., Price, J., & Modo, M. (2008). Effect of inflammatory cytokines on major histocompatibility complex expression and differentiation of human neural stem/progenitor cells. STEM CELLS, 26(9), 2444-2454.Oxford University Press (OUP). doi: 10.1634/stemcells.2008-0116.

Modo, M. (2008). Noninvasive imaging of transplanted cells. CURRENT OPINION IN ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION, 13(6), 654-658.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/MOT.0b013e328317a43c.

Modo, M. (2008). Brain repair how stem cells are changing neurology. Bull Soc Sci Med Grand Duche Luxemb, (2), 217-257.

Roberts, T.J., Williams, S.C.R., & Modo, M. (2008). A pharmacological MRI assessment of dizocilpine (MK-801) in the 3-nitroproprionic acid-lesioned rat. NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS, 444(1), 42-47.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2008.07.090.

Ashioti, M., Beech, J.S., Lowe, A.S., Hesselink, M.B., Modo, M., & Williams, S.C.R. (2007). Multi-modal characterisation of the neocortical clip model of focal cerebral ischaemia by MRI, behaviour and immunohistochemistry. BRAIN RESEARCH, 1145(1), 177-189.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2007.01.111.

Bae, J.S., Han, H.S., Youn, D.H., Carter, J.E., Modo, M., Schuchman, E.H., & Jin, H.K. (2007). Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells promote neuronal networks with functional synaptic transmission after transplantation into mice with neurodegeneration. STEM CELLS, 25(5), 1307-1316.Oxford University Press (OUP). doi: 10.1634/stemcells.2006-0561.

Brekke, C., Morgan, S.C., Lowe, A.S., Meade, T.J., Price, J., Williams, S.C.R., & Modo, M. (2007). The in vitro effects of a bimodal contrast agent on cellular functions and relaxometry. NMR IN BIOMEDICINE, 20(2), 77-89.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/nbm.1077.

Brekke, C., Williams, S.C., Price, J., Thorsen, F., & Modo, M. (2007). Cellular multiparametric MRI of neural stem cell therapy in a rat glioma model. NEUROIMAGE, 37(3), 769-782.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2007.06.006.

Fromes, Y., Modo, M., Herynek, V., Hoehn, M., Waerzeggers, Y., & Jacobs, A.H. (2007). Cellular Therapies and Cell Tracking. In Textbook ofin vivo Imaging in Vertebrates. (pp. 347-367).John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. doi: 10.1002/9780470029596.ch14.

Modo, M.M.J., & Bulte, J.W.M. (2007). Cellular imaging of cell transplants. In Molecular and Cellular MR Imaging. (pp. 325-341).

Modo, M.M.J., & Bulte, J.W.M. (2007). An outlook on molecular and cellular MR imaging. In Molecular and Cellular MR Imaging. (pp. 405-409).

Modo, M.M.J., & Bulte, J.W.M. (2007). Molecular and cellular MR imaging. 1-443.

Modo, M.M.J., & Bulte, J.W.M. (2007). What is molecular and cellular imaging?. In Molecular and Cellular MR Imaging. (pp. 1-9).

Roberts, T.J., Price, J., Williams, S.C.R., & Modo, M. (2007). Pharmacological MRI of stem cell transplants in the 3-nitroproprionic acid-damaged striatum. NEUROSCIENCE, 144(1), 100-109.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2006.09.015.

Schaller, B.J., Modo, M., & Buchfelder, M. (2007). Molecular imaging of brain tumors: A bridge between clinical and molecular medicine?. MOLECULAR IMAGING AND BIOLOGY, 9(2), 60-71.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11307-006-0069-9.

Wheatcroft, S.B., Kearney, M.T., Shah, A.M., Ezzat, V.A., Miell, J.R., Modo, M., Williams, S.C.R., Cawthorn, W.P., Medina-Gomez, G., Vidal-Puig, A., Sethi, J.K., & Crossey, P.A. (2007). IGF-binding protein-2 protects against the development of obesity and insulin resistance. DIABETES, 56(2), 285-294.American Diabetes Association. doi: 10.2337/db06-0436.

Modo, M. (2006). Understanding stem cell-mediated brain repair through neuroimaging. Curr Stem Cell Res Ther, 1(1), 55-63.Bentham Science Publishers Ltd. doi: 10.2174/157488806775269106.

Roberts, T.J., Price, J., Williams, S.C.R., & Modo, M. (2006). Preservation of striatal tissue and behavioral function after neural stem cell transplantation in a rat model of Huntington's disease. NEUROSCIENCE, 139(4), 1187-1199.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2006.01.025.

Modo, M., Hoehn, M., & Bulte, J.W.M. (2005). Cellular MR Imaging. MOLECULAR IMAGING, 4(3), 143-164.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1162/15353500200505145.

Modo, M., Mellodew, K., Cash, D., Fraser, S.E., Meade, T.J., Price, J., & Williams, S.C.R. (2004). Mapping transplanted stem cell migration after a stroke: a serial, in vivo magnetic resonance imaging study. NEUROIMAGE, 21(1), 311-317.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2003.08.030.

Modo, M., Roberts, T.J., Sandhu, J.K., & Williams, S.C.R. (2004). In vivo monitoring of cellular transplants by magnetic resonance imaging and positron emission tomography. Expert Opin Biol Ther, 4(2), 145-155.Informa Healthcare. doi: 10.1517/14712598.4.2.145.

Modo, M., Roberts, T.J., Sandhu, J.K., & Williams, S.C.R. (2004). In vivo monitoring of cellular transplants by magnetic resonance imaging and positron emission tomography. EXPERT OPINION ON BIOLOGICAL THERAPY, 4(2), 145-155. doi: 10.1517/14712598.4.2.145.

Modo, M., Hopkins, K., Virley, D., & Hodges, H. (2003). Transplantation of neural stem cells modulates apolipoprotein E expression in a rat model of stroke. EXPERIMENTAL NEUROLOGY, 183(2), 320-329.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0014-4886(03)00059-1.

Modo, M., Mellodew, K., & Rezaie, P. (2003). In vitro expression of major histocompatibility class I and class II antigens by conditionally immortalized murine neural stem cells. NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS, 337(2), 85-88.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0304-3940(02)01301-0.

Modo, M., Stroemer, R.P., Tang, E., Patel, S., & Hodges, H. (2003). Effects of implantation site of dead stem cells in rats with stroke damage. NeuroReport, 14(1), 39-42.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/00001756-200301200-00007.

Modo, M., Stroemer, R.P., Tang, E., Patel, S., & Hodges, H. (2003). Effects of implantation site of dead stem cells in rats with stroke damage. NEUROREPORT, 14(1), 39-42. doi: 10.1097/00001756-200301200-00007.

Modo, M. (2002). Tracking Transplanted Stem Cell Migration Using Bifunctional, Contrast Agent-Enhanced, Magnetic Resonance Imaging. NeuroImage, 17(2), 803-811.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/s1053-8119(02)91194-8.

Modo, M., Cash, D., Mellodew, K., Williams, S.C.R., Fraser, S.E., Meade, T.J., Price, J., & Hodges, H. (2002). Tracking transplanted stem cell migration using bifunctional, contrast agent-enhanced, magnetic resonance imaging. Neuroimage, 17(2), 803-811.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1006/nimg.2002.1194.

Modo, M., Cash, D., Mellodew, K., Williams, S.C.R., Fraser, S.E., Meade, T.J., Price, J., & Hodges, H. (2002). Tracking transplanted stem cell migration using bifunctional, contrast agent-enhanced, magnetic resonance imaging. NEUROIMAGE, 17(2), 803-811. doi: 10.1006/nimg.2002.1194.

Modo, M., Rezaie, P., Heuschling, P., Patel, S., Male, D.K., & Hodges, H. (2002). Transplantation of neural stem cells in a rat model of stroke: assessment of short-term graft survival and acute host immunological response. BRAIN RESEARCH, 958(1), 70-82.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0006-8993(02)03463-7.

Modo, M., Stroemer, P., Tang, E., Patel, S., & Hodges, H. (2002). Effects of implantation site of stem cell grafts on behavioral recovery from stroke damage. STROKE, 33(9), 2270-2278. doi: 10.1161/01.STR.0000027693.50675.C5.

Modo, M., Stroemer, R.P., Tang, E., Patel, S., & Hodges, H. (2002). Effects of implantation site of stem cell grafts on behavioral recovery from stroke damage. Stroke, 33(9), 2270-2278.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1161/01.str.0000027693.50675.c5.

Modo, M.M., & Williams, S.C.R. (2002). MRI and novel contrast agents for molecular imaging. In Biomedical Imaging in Experimental Neuroscience. (pp. 293-322).

Modo, M., Sowinski, P., & Hodges, H. (2000). Conditional discrimination learning in rats with global ischaemic brain damage. BEHAVIOURAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 111(1-2), 213-221.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0166-4328(00)00160-1.

Modo, M., Stroemer, R.P., Tang, E., Veizovic, T., Sowniski, P., & Hodges, H. (2000). Neurological sequelae and long-term behavioural assessment of rats with transient middle cerebral artery occlusion. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE METHODS, 104(1), 99-109.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0165-0270(00)00329-0.

Chou, C.H., & Modo, M. (2016). Human Neural Stem Cell-Induced Endothelial Morphogenesis Requires Paracrine and Juxtacrine Signaling. In CELL TRANSPLANTATION, 25(4), (p. 752).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/srep29029.

Rossetti, T., Nicholls, F., & Modo, M. (2016). Intracerebral Cell Implantation: Preparation and Characterization of Cell Suspensions. In CELL TRANSPLANTATION, 25(4), (pp. 645-664).SAGE Publications.United States. doi: 10.3727/096368915X690350.

Bible, E., Chau, D.Y.S., Price, J., Shakesheff, K.M., & Modo, M. (2008). Attachment of neural stem cells on PGLA microparticles. In European Cells and Materials, 16(SUPPL. 3), (p. 38).

Chau, D.Y.S., Bible, E., Agashi, K., Modo, M., Price, J., & Shakesheff, K.M. (2008). Improving brain repair with neural stem cells and engineered scaffolds. In European Cells and Materials, 16(SUPPL. 3), (p. 40).