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Moataz Reda, Alexander F Bagley, Husam Y Zaidan, Wassana Yantasee, Augmenting the therapeutic window of radiotherapy: A perspective on molecularly targeted therapies and nanomaterials, Radiotherapy and Oncology, in press. 2020 | View Online

Jan Schuemann, Alexander Bagley, Ross Berbeco, et al. Roadmap for metal nanoparticles in radiation therapy: current status, translational challenges, and future directions, Physics in Medicine & Biology, in press. 2020 | View Online


Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Yantasee, W. siRNA therapeutics for breast cancer: recent efforts in targeting metastasis, drug resistance, and immune evasion. Translational Research. 2019 (In press) | View Online

Reda, M., Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Gu, S., Bejan, D.S., Siriwon, N., Gray, J.W., Yantasee, W. PLK1 and EGFR targeted nanoparticle as a radiation sensitizer for non-small cell lung cancer. Cancer Letters. 2019, 467:9-18. | View Online

Worapol Ngamcherdtrakul, Thanapon Sangvanich, Shaun Goodyear, Moataz Reda, Shenda Gu, David J. Castro, Primana Punnakitikashem, and Wassana Yantasee. Lanthanide-Loaded Nanoparticles as Potential Fluorescent and Mass Probes for High-Content Protein Analysis, Bioengineering. 2019, 6(1), 23. | View online

Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Morry, J., Sangvanich, T., Reda, M., Bejan, D.S., Fryxell, G.E., Yantasee, W. Removal of a gadolinium based contrast agent by a novel sorbent hemoperfusion in a chronic kidney disease (CKD) rodent model. Scientific Reports. 2019, 9:709, 1-9. | View online

Yantasee, W., Fryxell, G. E., Pattamakomsan, K., Sangvanich, T., Wiacek, R.J., Busche, B., Addleman, R.S., Timchalk, C., Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Siriwon, N. Selective capture of radionuclides (U, Pu, Th, Am and Co) using functional nanoporous sorbents. 2019, 366, 677–683. | View online 


Gu, S., Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Reda, M., Hu, Z., Gray, J.W., Yantasee, W. Lack of acquired resistance in HER2-positive breast cancer cells after long-term HER2 siRNA nanoparticle treatment. PLoS One. 2018, 13(6):e0198141. | View PDF 

Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Sangvanich, T., Reda, M., Gu, S., Bejan, D., Yantasee, W. Lyophilization and Stability of Antibody Conjugated Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticle with Cationic Polymer and PEG for siRNA delivery. International Journal of Nanomedicine. 2018, 13, 4015–4027. | View Online


Morry, J., Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Gu, S., Reda, M., Castro, D.J., Sangvanich, T., Gray, J.W., Yantasee, W. Targeted treatment of metastatic breast cancer by PLK1 siRNA delivered by an antioxidant nanoparticle platform. Molecular Cancer Therapeutics, 2017, 16(4):763-72. | View PDF


Morry, J., Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Yantasee, W. Oxidative stress in cancer and fibrosis: Opportunity for therapeutic intervention with antioxidant compounds, enzymes, and nanoparticles. Redox Biology, 2016, 11:240-253. | View PDF

Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Castro, D.J., Gu, S., Morry, J., Reda, M., Gray, J.W., Yantasee, W. Current development of targeted oligonucleotide-based cancer therapies: Perspective on HER2-positive breast cancer treatment. Cancer Treatment Reviews, 2016, 45:19-29. | View Abstract

Gu, S., Hu, Z., Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Castro, D.J., Morry, J., Reda, M., Gray, J.W., Yantasee, W. Therapeutic siRNA for drug-resistant HER2-positive breast cancer. Oncotarget, 2016, 7(12): 14727-14741. | View PDF


Morry, J., Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Gu, S., Goodyear. S., Castro, D., Reda, M., Sangvanich, T., Yantasee, W. Dermal delivery of HSP47 siRNA with NOX4-modulating mesoporous silica-based nanoparticles for treating fibrosis. Biomaterials, 2015, 66:41-52. | View PDF

Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Morry, J., Gu, S., Castro, D. J., Goodyear, S. M., Sangvanich, T., Reda, M. M., Lee, R., Mihelic, S. A., Beckman, B. L., Hu, Z., Gray, J. W., Yantasee, W. Cationic Polymer Modified Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles for Targeted siRNA Delivery to HER2+ Breast Cancer. Advanced Functional Materials, 2015, 25(18), 2646-2659. View Cover | View PDF


Sangvanich, T., Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Lee, R., Morry, J., Castro, D., Fryxell, G. E.,  Yantasee, W.  Nanoporous Sorbent Material as an Oral Phosphate Binder and for Aqueous Phosphate, Chromate, and Arsenate Removal. J Nanomed Nanotechnol, 2014, 5:4. View PDF

Sangvanich, T., Morry, J., Fox, C., Ngamcherdtrakul, W., Goodyear, S., Castro, D., Fryxell, G.E., Addleman, R.S., Summers, A.O., & Yantasee, W. Novel Oral Detoxification of Mercury, Cadmium, And Lead with Thiol-Modified Nanoporous Silica. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2014, 6 (8), 5483-5493. View PDF


Yantasee, W, W. Chouyyok, RJ Wiacek, JA Creim, RS Addleman, GE Fryxell, CE Timchalk, Functionalized nanoporous silica for oral chelation therapy of a board range of radionuclides. Chapter 14 in Environmental Applications of Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Sorbents and Sensors, GE Fryxell and G Cao (eds), 2nd Edition, Imperial College Press, London, United Kingdom, 2012, pp. 369-379.

Davidson, J. D., Wiacek, R. J., Burton, S., Li, X. S., Fryxell, G. E., Addleman, R. S., Yantasee, W., Sangvanich, T. & Pattamakomsan, K. Improved deposition and deprotection of silane tethered 3,4 hydroxypyridinone (HOPO) ligands on functionalized nanoporous silica. Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 2012, 18(0), 92-96. View PDF


Yantasee, W., Rutledge, R. D., Chouyyok, W., Sukwarotwat, V., Orr, G., Warner, C. L., Warner, M. G., Fryxell, G. E., Wiacek, R. J., Timchalk, C., & Addleman, R. S. Functionalized Nanoporous Silica for the Removal of Heavy Metals from Biological Systems: Adsorption and Application. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2010, 2 (10), 2749-2758. View Cover | View PDF

Yantasee, W., Fryxell, G.E., Porter, G.A., Pattamakomsan, K., Sukwarotwat, V., Chouyyok, W., Koonsiripaiboon, V., Xu, J., & Raymond, K.N. Novel Sorbents for Removal of Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents in Sorbent Dialysis and Hemoperfusion: Preventive Approaches to Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis (NSF). (Feature article.) Nanomedicine: NBM, 2010, 6: 1-8. View Cover | View PDF

Chouyyok, W., Wiacek, R.J., Pattamakomsan, K., Sangvanich, T., Grudzien, R.M., Fryxell, G.E., & Yantasee, W. Phosphate removal by anion binding on functionalized nanoporous sorbents. Environ. Sci. Technol, 2010, 44(8):3073-3078. View PDF

Samuels, W., LaFemina, N., Sukwarotwat, V., Yantasee, W., & Fryxell, G.E. Chloromethylated activated carbon: A useful new synthon for making a novel class of sorbents for heavy metal separations, Sep. Sci. Technol, 2010, 45 (2): 288-235. View PDF

Warner, C. L., Addleman, R.S., Cinson, A. D., Droubay, T. C., Engelhard, M. H., Nash, M. A., Yantasee, W. & Warner, M. G. High-Performance, Superparamagnetic, Nanoparticle– Based Heavy Metal Sorbents for Removal of Contaminants from Natural Waters. ChemSusChem, 2010, 3 (6): 749–757. View Cover | View PDF

Sangvanich, T., Sukwarotwat, V., Wiacek, R.J., Grudzien, R.M., Fryxell, G.E., Addleman, R.S., Timchalk, C.& Yantasee, W. Selective Capture of Cesium and Thallium from Natural Waters and Simulated Wastes with Copper Ferrocyanide Functionalized Mesoporous Silica, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2010, 182: 225-231. View PDF

Yantasee, W., Sangvanich, T., Creim, J.A., Pattamakomsan, K., Wiacek, R.J., Fryxell, G.E., Addleman, R.S., & Timchalk,C., Functional sorbents for selective capture of plutonium, americium, uranium, and thorium in blood, Health Physics J (special issue), 2010, 99 (3): 413-419. View PDF

Timchalk, C., Creim, J.A., Sukwarotwat, V., Wiacek, R., Addleman, S., Fryxell, G.E., & Yantasee, W. In Vitro and In Vivo Evaluation of a Novel Ferrocyanide Functionalized Nanopourous Silica Decorporation Agent for Cesium (Cs) in Rats, Health Physics J (special issue), 2010, 99 (3): 420-429. View PDF

Chouyyok, W., Shin, Y., Davidson, J., Samuels, W.D., LaFemina N.H., Rutledge, R.D., Fryxell, G.E., Sangvanich, T. & Yantasee, W. Selective removal of copper (II) from natural waters by nanoporous sorbents functionalized with chelating diamines. Environ. Sci. Technol., 2010, 44 (16): 6390-6395. View PDF

Warner, M.G., Warner, C.L., Addleman, R.S., & Yantasee, W. Magnetic Nanomaterials for Environmental Sensing. In Magnetic Nanomaterials: NmLS-Series, vol. 4, Wiley-VCH, 2010.

Addleman, R.S., Yantasee, W., Fryxell, G.E., Warner, M.G., Fontenot, S.A., Johnson, D.W., Bays, J.T., Warner, C.L. Nanostructured materials for selective collection of trace-level metals from aqueous systems. DT Pierce, JX Zhao (eds). In Trace Analysis with Nanomaterials, 2010.