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Venu Raman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Radiology and Radiological Sciences


Associate Professor

Journal Citations

Duriseti, S.; Winnard, P.T., Jr.; Mironchik, Y.; Vesuna, F.; Raman, A.; Raman, V. HOXA5 regulates hMLH1 expression in breast cancer cells. Neoplasia. 2006 Apr;8(4):250-258.
Henderson, G.S.; van Diest, P.J.; Burger, H.; Russo, J.; Raman, V. Expression pattern of a homeotic gene, HOXA5, in normal breast and in breast tumors. Cell Oncol. 2006;28(5-6):305-313.
Raman, V.; Artemov, D.; Pathak, A.P.; Winnard, P.T., Jr.; McNutt, S.; Yudina, A.; Bogdanov, A., Jr.; Bhujwalla, Z.M. Characterizing vascular parameters in hypoxic regions: a combined magnetic resonance and optical imaging study of a human prostate cancer model. Cancer Res. 2006 Oct 15;66(20):9929-9936.
Vesuna, F.; Raman, V. Histamine: a potential therapeutic agent for breast cancer treatment? Cancer Biol Ther. 2006 Nov;5(11):1472-1473.
Winnard, P.T., Jr.; Kluth, J.B.; Raman, V. Noninvasive optical tracking of red fluorescent protein-expressing cancer cells in a model of metastatic breast cancer. Neoplasia. 2006 Oct;8(10):796-806.
Gao, P.; Zhang, H.; Dinavahi, R.; Li, F.; Xiang, Y.; Raman, V.; Bhujwalla, Z.M.; Felsher, D.W.; Cheng, L.; Pevsner, J.; Lee, L.A.; Semenza, G.L.; Dang, C.V. HIF-dependent antitumorigenic effect of antioxidants in vivo. Cancer Cell. 2007 Sep;12(3):230-238.
Gilad, A.A.; McMahon, M.T.; Walczak, P.; Winnard, P.T., Jr.; Raman, V.; van Laarhoven, H.W.; Skoglund, C.M.; Bulte, J.W.; van Zijl, P.C. Artificial reporter gene providing MRI contrast based on proton exchange. Nature biotechnology. 2007 Feb;25(2):217-219.
Kato, Y.; Okollie, B.; Raman, V.; Vesuna, F.; Zhao, M.; Baker, S.D.; Bhujwalla, Z.M.; Artemov, D. Contributing factors of temozolomide resistance in MCF-7 tumor xenograft models. Cancer Biol Ther. 2007 Jun;6(6):891-897.
Mori, N.; Glunde, K.; Takagi, T.; Raman, V.; Bhujwalla, Z.M. Choline kinase down-regulation increases the effect of 5-fluorouracil in breast cancer cells. Cancer Res. 2007 Dec 1;67(23):11284-11290.
Raman, V.; Pathak, A.P.; Glunde, K.; Artemov, D.; Bhujwalla, Z.M. Magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy of transgenic models of cancer. NMR Biomed. 2007 May;20(3):186-199.
Botlagunta, M.; Vesuna, F.; Mironchik, Y.; Raman, A.; Lisok, A.; Winnard, P., Jr.; Mukadam, S.; Van Diest, P.; Chen, J.H.; Farabaugh, P.; Patel, A.H.; Raman, V. Oncogenic role of DDX3 in breast cancer biogenesis. Oncogene. 2008 Jun 26;27(28):3912-3922.
Glunde, K.; Shah, T.; Winnard, P.T., Jr.; Raman, V.; Takagi, T.; Vesuna, F.; Artemov, D.; Bhujwalla, Z.M. Hypoxia regulates choline kinase expression through hypoxia-inducible factor-1 alpha signaling in a human prostate cancer model. Cancer Res. 2008 Jan 1;68(1):172-180.
Gort, E.H.; Suijkerbuijk, K.P.; Roothaan, S.M.; Raman, V.; Vooijs, M.; van der Wall, E.; van Diest, P.J. Methylation of the TWIST1 promoter, TWIST1 mRNA levels, and immunohistochemical expression of TWIST1 in breast cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2008 Dec;17(12):3325-3330.
Gort, E.H.; van Haaften, G.; Verlaan, I.; Groot, A.J.; Plasterk, R.H.; Shvarts, A.; Suijkerbuijk, K.P.; van Laar, T.; van der Wall, E.; Raman, V.; van Diest, P.J.; Tijsterman, M.; Vooijs, M. The TWIST1 oncogene is a direct target of hypoxia-inducible factor-2alpha. Oncogene. 2008 Mar 6;27(11):1501-1510.
Vesuna, F.; van Diest, P.; Chen, J.H.; Raman, V. Twist is a transcriptional repressor of E-cadherin gene expression in breast cancer. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008 Mar 7;367(2):235-241.
Winnard, P.T., Jr.; Pathak, A.P.; Dhara, S.; Cho, S.Y.; Raman, V.; Pomper, M.G. Molecular imaging of metastatic potential. J Nucl Med. 2008 Jun;49 Suppl 2:96S-112S.
Koskimaki, J.E.; Karagiannis, E.D.; Rosca, E.V.; Vesuna, F.; Winnard, P.T., Jr.; Raman, V.; Bhujwalla, Z.M.; Popel, A.S. Peptides derived from type IV collagen, CXC chemokines, and thrombospondin-1 domain-containing proteins inhibit neovascularization and suppress tumor growth in MDA-MB-231 breast cancer xenografts. Neoplasia. 2009 Dec;11(12):1285-1291.
Krishnamachary, B.; Glunde, K.; Wildes, F.; Mori, N.; Takagi, T.; Raman, V.; Bhujwalla, Z.M. Noninvasive detection of lentiviral-mediated choline kinase targeting in a human breast cancer xenograft. Cancer Res. 2009 Apr 15;69(8):3464-3471.
Penet, M.F.; Pathak, A.P.; Raman, V.; Ballesteros, P.; Artemov, D.; Bhujwalla, Z.M. Noninvasive multiparametric imaging of metastasis-permissive microenvironments in a human prostate cancer xenograft. Cancer Res. 2009 Nov 15;69(22):8822-8829.
Botlagunta, M.; Winnard, P.T., Jr.; Raman, V. Neoplastic transformation of breast epithelial cells by genotoxic stress. BMC Cancer. 2010;10:343.
Kakkad, S.M.; Solaiyappan, M.; O'Rourke, B.; Stasinopoulos, I.; Ackerstaff, E.; Raman, V.; Bhujwalla, Z.M.; Glunde, K. Hypoxic tumor microenvironments reduce collagen I fiber density. Neoplasia. 2010 Aug;12(8):608-617.
Satoh, H.; Moriguchi, T.; Taguchi, K.; Takai, J.; Maher, J.M.; Suzuki, T.; Winnard, P.T., Jr.; Raman, V.; Ebina, M.; Nukiwa, T.; Yamamoto, M. Nrf2-deficiency creates a responsive microenvironment for metastasis to the lung. Carcinogenesis. 2010 Oct;31(10):1833-1843.
Shah, T.; Wildes, F.; Penet, M.F.; Winnard, P.T., Jr.; Glunde, K.; Artemov, D.; Ackerstaff, E.; Gimi, B.; Kakkad, S.; Raman, V.; Bhujwalla, Z.M. Choline kinase overexpression increases invasiveness and drug resistance of human breast cancer cells. NMR Biomed. 2010 Jul;23(6):633-642.


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