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Catherine Anne Foss, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
Research Interests: Small animal imaging; probe development; inflammation imaging; macrophages; infection imaging; PET; SPECT; NIRF imaging
Dr. Catherine Foss is an Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science in the Johns Hopkins Medicine Radiology and Radiological Science division. Her areas of clinical expertise include small animal imaging; probe development; inflammation imaging; macrophages; infection imaging; PET; SPECT; and NIRF imaging.
Dr. Foss received her undergraduate degree from University of Delaware. She earned her PhD from University of Notre Dame.
Dr. Foss' research interests include small animal imaging and infection and inflammation imaging research.
- Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
Departments / Divisions
Centers & Institutes
- Center for Infection and Inflammation Imaging Research
- Small Animal Imaging
- B.S., University of Delaware (Delaware) (1996)
- Ph.D., University of Notre Dame (Indiana) (2003)
Research & Publications
Core Facility: Small Animal Imaging
Technology Expertise KeywordsBioconjugate chemistry; radiolabeling of small molecules an biologics; autoradiography; small animal imaging; fluorescence microscopy; binding assays
Clinical Trial KeywordsI-DPA-713, inflammation, TSPO, tuberculosis, macrophages
Phase 1 Biodistribution and Pharmacokinetic Study of 124I-DPA -713 translocator protein (TSPO) based PET in Normal Human Volunteers and Feasibility Study for Detection of Tuberculosis. Imaging Macrophage Activity Within Subclinical Coronary Plaque Using a Novel Radioligand to Translocator Protein.