Yongjun Gao

Research Associate

20042016

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Research Output

2004

Efficient preparation of glycoclusters from silsesquioxanes

Gao, Y., Eguchi, A., Kakehi, K. & Lee, Y. C., Sep 30 2004, In : Organic Letters. 6, 20, p. 3457-3460 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Facile synthesis of new L-arginine derivatives as substrates for trypsin-like proteases

Gao, Y. & Lee, Y. C., Oct 25 2004, In : Synthetic Communications. 34, 19, p. 3465-3471 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005

Synthesis and molecular recognition of carbohydrate-centered multivalent glycoclusters by a plant lectin RCA120

Gao, Y., Eguchi, A., Kakehi, K. & Lee, Y. C., Nov 15 2005, In : Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry. 13, 22, p. 6151-6157 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008
2009
2010

Improved syntheses of precursors for PET radioligands [18F]XTRA and [18F]AZAN

Gao, Y., Wang, H., Mease, R. C., Pomper, M. G. & Horti, A. G., Oct 6 2010, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 51, 40, p. 5333-5335 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synthesis and biodistribution of [11C]A-836339, a new potential radioligand for PET imaging of cannabinoid type 2 receptors (CB2)

Horti, A. G., Gao, Y., Ravert, H. T., Finley, P., Valentine, H., Wong, D. F., Endres, C. J., Savonenko, A. V. & Dannals, R. F., Jul 15 2010, In : Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry. 18, 14, p. 5202-5207 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

5-(5-(6-[11C]methyl-3,6-diazabicyclo[3.2.0]heptan-3-yl)pyridin- 2-yl)-1H-indole as a potential PET radioligand for imaging cerebral α7-nAChR in mice

Gao, Y., Ravert, H. T., Valentine, H., Scheffel, U., Finley, P., Wong, D. F., Dannals, R. F. & Horti, A. G., Jun 15 2012, In : Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry. 20, 12, p. 3698-3702 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

Derivatives of dibenzothiophene for positron emission tomography imaging of α7-nicotinic acetylcholine receptors

Gao, Y., Kellar, K. J., Yasuda, R. P., Tran, T., Xiao, Y., Dannals, R. F. & Horti, A. G., Oct 10 2013, In : Journal of medicinal chemistry. 56, 19, p. 7574-7589 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

PET imaging of high-affinity a4b2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in humans with 18F-AZAN, a radioligand with optimal brain kinetics

Wong, D. F., Kuwabara, H., Kim, J., Brašić, J. R., Chamroonrat, W., Gao, Y., Valentine, H., Willis, W., Mathur, A., McCaul, M. E., Wand, G., Gean, E. G., Dannals, R. F. & Horti, A. G., Aug 1 2013, In : Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 54, 8, p. 1308-1314 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synthesis and evaluation of new radioligands [11C]A-833834 and [11C]A-752274 for positron-emission tomography of α7-nicotinic acetylcholine receptors

Horti, A. G., Ravert, H. T., Gao, Y., Holt, D. P., Bunnelle, W. H., Schrimpf, M. R., Li, T., Ji, J., Valentine, H., Scheffel, U., Kuwabara, H., Wong, D. F. & Dannals, R. F., Apr 1 2013, In : Nuclear Medicine and Biology. 40, 3, p. 395-402 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014

18F-ASEM, a radiolabeled antagonist for imaging the aα7-nicotinic acetylcholine receptor with PET

Horti, A. G., Gao, Y., Kuwabara, H., Wang, Y., Abazyan, S., Yasuda, R. P., Tran, T., Xiao, Y., Sahibzada, N., Holt, D. P., Kellar, K. J., Pletnikov, M. V., Pomper, M. G., Wong, D. F. & Dannals, R. F., Apr 1 2014, In : Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 55, 4, p. 672-677 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Human Brain Imaging of α7 nAChR with [18F]ASEM: a New PET Radiotracer for Neuropsychiatry and Determination of Drug Occupancy

Wong, D. F., Kuwabara, H., Pomper, M., Holt, D. P., Brasic, J. R., George, N., Frolov, B., Willis, W., Gao, Y., Valentine, H., Nandi, A., Gapasin, L., Dannals, R. F. & Horti, A. G., Jan 1 2014, In : Molecular Imaging and Biology. 16, 5, p. 730-738 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

[125I]Iodo-ASEM, a specific in vivo radioligand for α7-nAChR

Gao, Y., Mease, R. C., Olson, T. T., Kellar, K. J., Dannals, R. F., Pomper, M. G. & Horti, A. G., May 1 2015, In : Nuclear Medicine and Biology. 42, 5, p. 488-493 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

AT-1001 Is a partial agonist with high affinity and selectivity at human and rat α3β4 nicotinic cholinergic receptors

Tuan, E. W., Horti, A. G., Olson, T. T., Gao, Y., Stockmeier, C. A., Al-Muhtasib, N., Dalley, C. B., Lewin, A. E., Wolfe, B. B., Sahibzada, N., Xiao, Y. & Kellar, K. J., Oct 1 2015, In : Molecular Pharmacology. 88, 4, p. 640-649 10 p.

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Cannabinoid CB2 receptors in a mouse model of Aβ amyloidosis: Immunohistochemical analysis and suitability as a PET biomarker of neuroinflammation

Savonenko, A. V., Melnikova, T., Wang, Y., Ravert, H., Gao, Y., Koppel, J., Lee, D., Pletnikova, O., Cho, E., Sayyida, N., Hiatt, A., Troncoso, J., Davies, P., Dannals, R. F., Pomper, M. G. & Horti, A. G., Jun 18 2015, In : PloS one. 10, 6, e0129618.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Development of a High-Affinity PET Radioligand for Imaging Cannabinoid Subtype 2 Receptor

Moldovan, R. P., Teodoro, R., Gao, Y., Deuther-Conrad, W., Kranz, M., Wang, Y., Kuwabara, H., Nakano, M., Valentine, H., Fischer, S., Pomper, M. G., Wong, D. F., Dannals, R. F., Brust, P. & Horti, A., Sep 8 2016, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 59, 17, p. 7840-7855 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle