Nanotechnology Imaging
and Detection Laboratory





  1. Label-Free Sensing with Metal Nano- structure-Based Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy for Cancer Diagnosis, M. Constantinou, K. Hadjigeorgiou, S. Abalde-Cela, and C. Andreou, ACS Applied Nano Materials, 2022. Get article

  2. DNA-functionalized Gold Nanorods for Perioperative Optical Imaging and Photothermal Therapy of Triple-negative Breast Cancer, S. Pal, J.K. Koneru, C. Andreou, T. Rakshit, V. Rajasekhar, M. Wlodarczyk, J. Healey, M.F. Kircher, and J. Mondal, ACS Applied Nano Materials, 2022. Get article

  3. Multiplexed Imaging in Oncology, C.Andreou, R.Weissleder, and M.F.Kircher, Nature Biomedical Engineering, 2022. Get article

  4. Colon Cancer: from Epidemiology to Prevention, K. Katsaounou, E. Nikolaou, P. Vogazianos, C. Brown, M. Stavrou, S. Teloni, P. Hatzis, A. Agapiou, E. Fragkou, G.Tsiaousis, G.Potamitis, A.Zaravinos, C.Andreou, A.Antoniades, C.Shammas, and Y. Apidianakis, Metabolites, 2022. Get article

  5. Visualizing surface marker expres- sion and intratumoral heterogeneity with SERRS-NPs imaging, L.K.Rotter, N.Berisha, H.-T.Hsu, K.H.Burns, C.Andreou, and M.F.Kircher, Nanotheranostics, 2022. Get article

  6. AdvancesinSurfaceEnhanced Raman Spectroscopy for in Vivo Imaging in Oncology, Kenry, F.Nicolson, L.Clark, S.R.Panikkanvalappil, B.Andreiuk, and C.Andreou Nanotheranostics, 2022. Get article

  7. 2021

  8. Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy as a sensitive method for UTI diagnosis, K.Hadjigeorgiou, E.Kastanos, C.Pitris, and C.Andreou, IEEE Sensors, 2021. Get article

  9. Structurally symmetric near-infrared fluorophore IRDye78-protein complex enables multimodal cancer imaging, J. Yang, C. Zhao, J. Lim, L. Zhao, R. Le Tourneau, Q. Zhang, D. Dobson, S. Joshi, J. Pang, X. Zhang, S. Pal, C.Andreou, H. Zhang, M. F. Kircher, and H. Schmitthenner, Theranostics, 2021. Get article

  10. Resveratrol loaded polymeric micelles for theranostic targeting of breast cancer cells, Y. Gregoriou, G. Gregoriou, V. Yilmaz, K. Kapnisis, M. Prokopi, A. Anayiotos, K. Strati, N. Dietis, A. I. Con- stantinou, C. Andreou, Nanotheranostics, 2021. Get article

  11. 2020

  12. Breath analysis of smokers, non-smokers, and e-cigarette users, E. Papaefstathiou, M. Stylianou, C. Andreou, and A. Agapiou, Journal of Chromatography B, 2020. Get article

  13. Gold/alpha- lactalbumin nanoprobes for the imaging and treatment of breast cancer, J. Yang, T. Wang, L. Zhao, VK. Rajasekhar, S. Joshi, C. Andreou, S. Pal, H-T. Hsu, H. Zhang , I.J. Cohen, R.Huang, R.C.Hendrickson, M.M.Miele, W.Pei, M.B.Brendel, J.H.Healey, G.Chiosis, and M.F.Kircher Nature Biomedical Engineering, 2020. Get article

  14. 2019

  15. Distorted Phthalocyanines by Click Chemistry: Photoacoustic, Photothermal, and Surface- Enhanced Resonance Raman Studies, W. Rizvi, N. Berisha, C. Farley, NVS D. K. Bhupathiraju, C. Andreou, E. Khwaja, G. V. Fuentes, M. F. Kircher, R.Gao, and C.M.Drain, Chemistry - A European Journal, 2019. Get article

  16. Immunoengineering in glioblastoma imaging and therapy, S.Zanganeh, P.Georgala, C.Corbo, L.Arabi, J.Q.Ho, N.Javdani, M.R.Sepand, K.Cruickshank, L.F.Campesato, C-H. Weng, S. Hemayat, C. Andreou, R. Alvim, G. Hutter, M. Rafat, and M. Mahmoudi, WIREs Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology, 2019. Get article

  17. Acid specific dark quencher QC1 pHLIP for multi-spectral optoacoustic diagnoses of breast cancer, S. Roberts, A. Strome, C. Choi, C. Andreou, S. Kossatz, C. Brand, T. Williams, M. Bradbury, M. F. Kircher, Y.K.Reshetnyak,and J.Grimm, Scientific Reports, 2019. Get article

  18. DNA-enabled rational design of fluorescence-Raman bimodal nanoprobes for cancer imaging and therapy, S.Pal, A.Ray, C.Andreou, Y.Zhou, T.Rakshit, M.Wlodarczyk, M.Maeda, R.Toledo-Crow, N.Berisha, J.Yang, H.T.Hsu, A.Oseledchyk, J.Mondal, S.Zou, and M.F.Kircher, Nature Communications, 2019. Get article

  19. Surface-enhanced Resonance Raman Scattering Nanoprobe Ratiometry for Detecting Microscopic Ovarian Cancer via Folate Receptor Targeting, C.Andreou, A.Oseledchyk, F.Nicolson, N.Berisha, S.Pal, M.F.Kircher, JoVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments), 2019. Get article

  20. Non-invasive in vivo imaging of cancer using surface-enhanced spatially offset Raman spectroscopy (SESORS), F.Nicolson, B.Andreiuk, C.Andreou, H-T.Hsu, S.Rudder, M.F.Kircher, Nanotheranostics, 2019. Get article

  21. 2018

  22. Sonophore-enhanced nanoemulsions for optoacoustic imaging of cancer, S.Roberts*, C.Andreou*, C.Choi, P.Donabedian, M.Jayaraman, E.C.Pratt, J.Tang, C.Perez-Medina, la Cruz, W.J.M.Mulder, J.Grimm, M.F.Kircher, T.Reiner, Chemical Science, 2018. *equal first co-author Get article

  23. 2017

  24. Prostate- specific membrane antigen cleavage of vitamin B9 stimulates oncogenic signaling through metabotropic glutamate receptors, C. Kaittanis, C. Andreou, H. Hieronymus, N. Mao, C.A. Foss, M. Eiber, G. Weirich, P. Panchal, A. Gopalan, J.Zurita, S. Achilefu, G. Chiosis, V. Ponomarev, M. Schwaiger, B. S. Carver, M. G. Pomper, and J. Grimm, Journal of Experimental Medicine, 2017. Get article

  25. Quinone-Fused Porphyrins as Contrast Agents for Photoacoustic Imaging, S. Banala, S. Fokong, C. Brand, C. Andreou, B. Krautler, M. Rueping, and F. Kiessling, Chemical Science, 2017. Get article

  26. Molecular Imaging in Nanotechnology and Theranostics, C.Andreou, S.Pal, L.Rotter, J.Yang, and M.F.Kircher, Molecular Imaging and Biology, 2017. Get article

  27. Tissue Factor-Specific Ultra-bright SERRS Nanostars for Raman Detection of Pulmonary Micrometastases, T.R.Nayak*,C.Andreou*,A.Oseledchyk,W.D.Marcus,H.C.Wong,J.Massague,andM.F.Kircher, Nanoscale, 2017. *equal first co-author Get article

  28. 2016

  29. Folate-targeted SERRS Nanoprobe Ratiometry for Detection of Microscopic Ovarian Cancer, A. Oseledchyk, C. Andreou, M. A. Wall, and M. F. Kircher, ACS Nano, 2016. Get article

  30. Detection of Lymph Node Metastases with SERRS Nanoparticles, M. Spaliviero, S. Harmsen, R. Huang, M. A. Wall, C. Andreou, J. A. Eastham, K. A. Touijer, P. T. Scardino, and M. F. Kircher, Molecular Imaging and Biology, 2016. Get article

  31. Imaging of liver tumors using surface-enhanced Raman scattering nanoparticles, C. Andreou, V. Neuschmelting, D.-F. Tschaharganeh, C.-H. Huang, A. Oseledchyk, P. Iacono, H. Karabeber, R. R. Colen, L. Mannelli, S. W. Lowe, and MF Kircher, Journal of Nuclear Medicine, 2016. Get article

  32. 2015

  33. Surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy: a new modality for cancer imaging, C Andreou, SA Kishore, MF Kircher, ACS Nano, 2016. Get article

  34. Detection of low concentrations of ampicillin in milk, C Andreou, R Mirsafavi, M Moskovits, CD Meinhart, Analyst, 2015. Get article

  35. 2014

  36. Discrete free-surface millifluidics for rapid capture and analysis of airborne molecules using surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy, BD Piorek, C Andreou, M Moskovits, CD Meinhart, Analytical Chemistry, 2014. Get article

  37. 2013

  38. Aggregation kinetics of SERS-active nanoparticles in thermally stirred sessile droplets, MR Barmi, C Andreou, MR Hoonejani, M Moskovits, CD Meinhart, Langmuir, 2013. Get article

  39. Rapid Detection of Drugs of Abuse in Saliva Using Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy and Microfluidics,
    C Andreou, MR Hoonejani, MR Barmi, M Moskovits, and CD Meinhart, ACS Nano, 2013. Get article