Bangwen Xie

Research Associate
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
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+44 (0)1223 769698
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Research Interests: 

Molecular Imaging of Therapy-induced Tumour Cell Death

Teaching And Professional Interests: 

Biomedical Imaging

  • Park D*, Xie BW*, Van Beek ER, Blankevoort V, Que I, Löwik CW, Hogg PJ, Optical imaging of treatment-related tumor cell death using a heat shock protein-90 alkylator. Mol Pharm. 2013 Oct 7;10(10):3882-91.
  • Xie BW*, Park D*, Van Beek ER, Blankevoort V, Orabi Y, Que I, Que I, Kaijzel EL, Chan A, Hogg PJ, Löwik CW, Optical imaging of cell death in traumatic brain injury using a heat shock protein-90 alkylator. Cell Death Dis. 2013; 4: e473.
  • Smith BA*, Xie BW*, van Beek ER, Que I, Blankevoort V, Xiao S, Cole E, Hoehn M, Kaijzel EL, Löwik CW, Smith BD. Multicolor Fluorescence Imaging of Traumatic Brain Injury in a Cryolesion Mouse Model. ACS Chem. Neurosci. 2012 Jul 18; 3(7):530-7.
  • Xie BW, Mol IM, Keereweer S, van Beek ER, Que I, Snoeks TJ, Chan A, Kaijzel EL, Löwik CW. Dual-wavelength imaging of tumor progression by activatable and targeting near-infrared fluorescent probes in a bioluminescent breast cancer model. PLoS One. 2012; 7(2):e31875.
  • Keereweer S, Mol IM, Kerrebijn JD, Van Driel PB, Xie B, Baatenburg de Jong RJ,
  • Vahrmeijer AL, Löwik CW. Targeting integrins and enhanced permeability and retention (EPR) effect for optical imaging of oral cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2012 Jun 1; 105(7):714-8.
  • Keereweer S, Kerrebijn JD, van Driel PB, Xie B, Kaijzel EL, Snoeks TJ, Que I, Hutteman M, van der Vorst JR, Mieog JS, Vahrmeijer AL, van de Velde CJ, Baatenburg de Jong RJ, Löwik CW. Optical image-guided surgery--where do we stand? Mol Imaging Biol. 2011 Apr; 13(2):199-207.

*= co-first authors