Yaotang Wu

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Bone mineral imaged in vivo by 31P solid state MRI of human wrists
    Yaotang Wu
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 34:623-33. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Water- and fat-suppressed proton projection MRI (WASPI) of rat femur bone
    Yaotang Wu
    Laboratory for the Study of Skeletal Disorders and Rehabilitation, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Magn Reson Med 57:554-67. 2007
  3. pmc Bone matrix imaged in vivo by water- and fat-suppressed proton projection MRI (WASPI) of animal and human subjects
    Yaotang Wu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:954-63. 2010
  4. pmc Quantitative bone matrix density measurement by water- and fat-suppressed proton projection MRI (WASPI) with polymer calibration phantoms
    Haihui Cao
    Laboratory for the Study of Skeletal Disorders and Rehabilitation, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Magn Reson Med 60:1433-43. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Density of organic matrix of native mineralized bone measured by water- and fat-suppressed proton projection MRI
    Yaotang Wu
    Laboratory for the Study of Skeletal Disorders and Rehabilitation, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Magn Reson Med 50:59-68. 2003
  6. doi request reprint A comparison of the physical and chemical differences between cancellous and cortical bovine bone mineral at two ages
    Liisa T Kuhn
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 83:146-54. 2008
  7. pmc Quantitative (31)P NMR spectroscopy and (1)H MRI measurements of bone mineral and matrix density differentiate metabolic bone diseases in rat models
    Haihui Cao
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Bone 46:1582-90. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of hydroxyl ions in bone mineral by solid-state NMR spectroscopy
    Gyunggoo Cho
    Biomaterials Laboratory, NMR Center, Room 2301, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 149 13th Street, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Science 300:1123-7. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Nuclear magnetic resonance spin-spin relaxation of the crystals of bone, dental enamel, and synthetic hydroxyapatites
    Yaotang Wu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 17:472-80. 2002

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Publications9

  1. pmc Bone mineral imaged in vivo by 31P solid state MRI of human wrists
    Yaotang Wu
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 34:623-33. 2011
    ..To implement solid state (31)P MRI ((31)P SMRI) in a clinical scanner to visualize bone mineral...
  2. ncbi request reprint Water- and fat-suppressed proton projection MRI (WASPI) of rat femur bone
    Yaotang Wu
    Laboratory for the Study of Skeletal Disorders and Rehabilitation, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Magn Reson Med 57:554-67. 2007
    ..Proton solid-matrix images of rat femurs with 0.4-mm resolution and 12-mm field of view (FOV) were obtained. This method provides a noninvasive means of studying bone matrix in small animals...
  3. pmc Bone matrix imaged in vivo by water- and fat-suppressed proton projection MRI (WASPI) of animal and human subjects
    Yaotang Wu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:954-63. 2010
    ..To demonstrate water- and fat-suppressed proton projection MRI (WASPI) in a clinical scanner to visualize the solid bone matrix in animal and human subjects...
  4. pmc Quantitative bone matrix density measurement by water- and fat-suppressed proton projection MRI (WASPI) with polymer calibration phantoms
    Haihui Cao
    Laboratory for the Study of Skeletal Disorders and Rehabilitation, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Magn Reson Med 60:1433-43. 2008
    ..98 and 0.95, respectively) to the WASPI intensity. By this procedure the WASPI intensity can be used to obtain the true bone matrix mass density in g cm(-3)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Density of organic matrix of native mineralized bone measured by water- and fat-suppressed proton projection MRI
    Yaotang Wu
    Laboratory for the Study of Skeletal Disorders and Rehabilitation, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Magn Reson Med 50:59-68. 2003
    ..This method could be used in combination with bone mineral density measurement by solid state (31)P projection MRI to determine the degree of bone mineralization...
  6. doi request reprint A comparison of the physical and chemical differences between cancellous and cortical bovine bone mineral at two ages
    Liisa T Kuhn
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 83:146-54. 2008
    ..Based on the larger proportion of newly formed bone in cancellous bone relative to cortical bone, the major differences between the cancellous and cortical mineral crystals must be ascribed to differences in average age of the crystals...
  7. pmc Quantitative (31)P NMR spectroscopy and (1)H MRI measurements of bone mineral and matrix density differentiate metabolic bone diseases in rat models
    Haihui Cao
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Bone 46:1582-90. 2010
    ..These results demonstrate that the combined (31)P NMR/WASPI method is capable of discerning the difference in EBM between animals with osteoporosis and those with impaired bone mineralization...
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of hydroxyl ions in bone mineral by solid-state NMR spectroscopy
    Gyunggoo Cho
    Biomaterials Laboratory, NMR Center, Room 2301, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 149 13th Street, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Science 300:1123-7. 2003
    ..This finding sheds light on the biochemical processes underlying normal and abnormal bone mineral metabolism...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nuclear magnetic resonance spin-spin relaxation of the crystals of bone, dental enamel, and synthetic hydroxyapatites
    Yaotang Wu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 17:472-80. 2002
    ..The total concentration of the surface HPO4(-2) groups is higher in the younger, less mature biological crystals...

Research Grants4

  1. 31P/1H MRI Measurement of Bone Mineralization
    Yaotang Wu; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. 31P/1H MRI Measurement of Bone Mineralization
    Yaotang Wu; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  3. 31P/1H MRI Measurement of Bone Mineralization
    Yaotang Wu; Fiscal Year: 2006
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