Selected Recent Publications:

Theranostics and Image Guided Drug Delivery Book


  • Abuhelal, S., Centelles, M. N., Wright, M., Mason, A. J., & Thanou, M. (2023). Development of Cationic Lipid LAH4-L1 siRNA Complexes for Focused Ultrasound Enhanced Tumor Uptake. Molecular Pharmaceutics, 20(5), 2341–2351.\


  • Zhang, W., Shi, Y., Abd Shukor, S., Vijayakumaran, A., Vlatakis, S., Wright, M., & Thanou, M. (2022). Phase-shift nanodroplets as an emerging sonoresponsive nanomaterial for imaging and drug delivery applications. Nanoscale, 14(8), 2943–2965.


  • Wilson, A. J., Rahman, M., Kosmas, P., & Thanou, M. (2021). Nanomaterials responding to microwaves: an emerging field for imaging and therapy. Nanoscale Advances, 3(12), 3417–3429.


  • Cressey, P., Amrahli, M., So, P.-W., Gedroyc, W., Wright, M., & Thanou, M. (2021). Image-guided thermosensitive liposomes for focused ultrasound enhanced co-delivery of carboplatin and SN-38 against triple negative breast cancer in mice. Biomaterials, 271, 120758.


  • Amrahli, M., Centelles, M., Cressey, P., Prusevicius, M., Gedroyc, W., Xu, X. Y., So, P.-W., Wright, M., & Thanou, M. (2021). MR-labelled liposomes and focused ultrasound for spatiotemporally controlled drug release in triple negative breast cancers in mice. Nanotheranostics, 5(2), 125–142.


  • Rahman, M., Lahri, R., Ahsan, S., Thanou, M., & Kosmas, P. (2020). Assessing Changes in Dielectric Properties Due to Nanomaterials Using a Two-Port Microwave System. Sensors, 20(21), 6228.


  • Cressey, P., Zhang, W., Turcanu, M., Cochran, S., & Thanou, M. (2019). Design of Nanoparticles for Focused Ultrasound Drug Delivery. In Nanotechnology Characterization Tools for Tissue Engineering and Medical Therapy (pp. 205–239). Springer Berlin Heidelberg. 


  • Huang, Y., Gu, B., Liu, C., Stebbing, J., Gedroyc, W., Thanou, M., & Xu, X. Y. (2019). Thermosensitive Liposome-Mediated Drug Delivery in Chemotherapy: Mathematical Modelling for Spatio–temporal Drug Distribution and Model-Based Optimisation. Pharmaceutics, 11(12), 637.


  • Lahri, R., Rahman, M., Wright, M., Kosmas, P., & Thanou, M. (2018). Zinc oxide nanoparticles as contrast-enhancing agents for microwave imaging. Medical Physics, 45(8), 3820–3830.


  • Centelles, M. N., Wright, M., So, P.-W., Amrahli, M., Xu, X. Y., Stebbing, J., Miller, A. D., Gedroyc, W., & Thanou, M. (2018). Image-guided thermosensitive liposomes for focused ultrasound drug delivery: Using NIRF-labelled lipids and topotecan to visualise the effects of hyperthermia in tumours. Journal of Controlled Release, 280, 87–98.


  • Centelles, M. N., Wright, M., Gedroyc, W., & Thanou, M. (2016). Focused ultrasound induced hyperthermia accelerates and increases the uptake of anti-HER-2 antibodies in a xenograft model. Pharmacological Research, 114, 144–151.


  • Rosca, E. v., Wright, M., Gonitel, R., Gedroyc, W., Miller, A. D., & Thanou, M. (2015). Thermosensitive, Near-Infrared-Labeled Nanoparticles for Topotecan Delivery to Tumors. Molecular Pharmaceutics, 12(5), 1335–1346.