Education

Undergraduate Beijing Normal College - China (2000), Chemistry
Graduate School Beijing Normal College - China (2005), Chemistry

Research Interest

  • Design and evaluate molecular imaging probes for oncology, neuroscience, and cardiovascular/metabolic diseases via positron emission tomography (PET), single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), and fluorescence imaging.

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

The role of cdk5 in neuroendocrine thyroid cancer.

Pozo K, Castro-Rivera E, Tan C, Plattner F, Schwach G, Siegl V, Meyer D, Guo A, Gundara J, Mettlach G, Richer E, Guevara JA, Ning L, Gupta A, Hao G, Tsai LH, Sun X, Antich P, Sidhu S, Robinson BG, Chen H, Nwariaku FE, Pfragner R, Richardson JA, Bibb JA Cancer Cell 2013 Oct 24 4 499-511

A Multivalent Approach of Imaging Probe Design To Overcome an Endogenous Anion Binding Competition for Noninvasive Assessment of Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen.

Hao G, Kumar A, Dobin T, Oz OK, Hsieh JT, Sun X Mol. Pharm. 2013 Jun

In vivo evaluation of medical device-associated inflammation using a macrophage-specific positron emission tomography (PET) imaging probe.

Zhou J, Hao G, Weng H, Tsai YT, Baker DW, Sun X, Tang L Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2013 Apr 23 7 2044-7

Serial non-invasive assessment of antibody induced nephritis in mice using positron emission tomography.

Hao G, Du Y, Zhou XJ, Guo J, Sun X, Mohan C, Oz OK PLoS ONE 2013 8 2 e57418

Highly Specific PET Imaging of Prostate Tumors in Mice with an Iodine-124-Labeled Antibody Fragment That Targets Phosphatidylserine

Stafford JH, Hao G, Best AM, Sun X, Thorpe PE Plos One 2013 8 12

Cyclization of RGD peptide sequences via the macrocyclic chelator DOTA for integrin imaging.

Hao G, Sun X, Do QN, Ocampo-García B, Vilchis-Juárez A, Ferro-Flores G, De León-Rodríguez LM Dalton Trans 2012 Dec 41 46 14051-4

Near-Infrared Emitting Radioactive Gold Nanoparticles with Molecular Pharmacokinetics.

Zhou C, Hao G, Thomas P, Liu J, Yu M, Sun S, Oz OK, Sun X, Zheng J Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2012 Sep

Synthesis and PET imaging studies of [18F]2-fluoroquinolin-8-ol ([18F]CABS13) in transgenic mouse models of Alzheimer's disease

Neil Vasdev , Pengpeng Cao , Erik M. van Oosten , Alan A. Wilson , Sylvain Houle , Guiyang Hao , Xiankai Sun , Nikolai Slavine , Mustafa Alhasan , Peter P. Antich , Frederick J. Bonte and Padmakar Kulkarni MedChemComm 2012 3 10 1228-1230

Nanoparticle-Based Positron Emission Tomography and Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography Imaging of Cancer

Jin, Mingwu; Hao, Guiyang; Sun, Xiankai; Chen, Wei RNN 2012 1 1 3-21

Multivalent bifunctional chelator scaffolds for gallium-68 based positron emission tomography imaging probe design: signal amplification via multivalency.

Singh AN, Liu W, Hao G, Kumar A, Gupta A, Öz OK, Hsieh JT, Sun X Bioconjug. Chem. 2011 Aug 22 8 1650-62

Honors & Awards

  • Fall 2009 North and Central Texas Clinical and Translational Science Initiative (NCTCTSI) Pilot Grant Award
    (2009)
  • Young Researcher Award, the Third International Workshop on Biomedical Imaging
    Fukui, Japan (2004)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Society of Radiopharmaceutical Sciences (2010)
  • The American Chemical Society (2010)
  • The Society of Nuclear Medicine (2009)