- Monitoring tumour response to radiation therapy in real-time
- Detecting cancers earlier with fluorescence endoscopy
- Detecting bacterial infection in chronic wounds with light
- Optical molecular imaging applied to stem cell and regenerative medicine
- Optical molecular imaging applied to neuroscience and neutological disease
- New technologies for image-guided and minimally-invasive surgery
- New advances in 3D fluorescence image-guided cancer surgery
Ralph S. DaCosta
Improved detection of clinically relevant wound bacteria using autofluorescence image-guided sampling in diabetic foot ulcers.
Int Wound J. 2017 Feb 28;:
The Necrosis-Avid Small Molecule HQ4-DTPA as a Multimodal Imaging Agent for Monitoring Radiation Therapy-Induced Tumor Cell Death.
Front Oncol. 2016;6:221
In Vivo Imaging Reveals Significant Tumor Vascular Dysfunction and Increased Tumor Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-1α Expression Induced by High Single-Dose Irradiation in a Pancreatic Tumor Model.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 Sep 14;:
Cancer Res. 2016 Oct 6;:
Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle). 2016 Aug 1;5(8):329-331
Mol Imaging Biol. 2016 Jun 8;
Mol Imaging. 2015 Sep 1;14:452-74
Optically-tracked handheld fluorescence imaging platform for monitoring skin response in the management of soft tissue sarcoma.
J Biomed Opt. 2015 Jul 1;20(7):76011
Handheld fluorescence imaging device detects subclinical wound infection in an asymptomatic patient with chronic diabetic foot ulcer: a case report.
Int Wound J. 2015 Apr 22;
Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Research Faculty, Techna Institute for the Advancement of Technology for Health (Techna)
Cancer Care Ontario Research Chair in Cancer Imaging
UHN Biophotonics Program
Member, Radiation Medicine Program
Member, Spatio-Temporal Targeted and Amplification of Radiation Response (STTARR) Innovation Center