Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2020 Multilayer Microcapsules with Shell-Chelated 89Zr for PET Imaging and Controlled DeliveryACS Applied Materials and Interfaces.  12:56792-56804. 2020
2020 Optimized methods for production and purification of Titanium-45Applied Radiation and Isotopes.  166. 2020
2020 Interactions between knockout of schizophrenia risk factor Dysbindin-1 and copper metabolism in miceBrain Research Bulletin.  164:339-349. 2020
2020 Comparative Uptake and Biological Distribution of [18F]-Labeled C6 and C8 Perfluorinated Alkyl Substances in Pregnant Mice via Different Routes of AdministrationEnvironmental Science and Technology Letters.  7:665-671. 2020
2020 Harvesting 48V at the National Superconducting Cyclotron LaboratoryApplied Radiation and Isotopes.  157. 2020
2020 64Cu-ATSM positron emission tomography/ magnetic resonance imaging of hypoxia in human atherosclerosisCirculation: Cardiovascular Imaging2020
2020 Homologous Structural, Chemical, and Biological Behavior of Sc and Lu Complexes of the Picaga Bifunctional Chelator: Toward Development of Matched Theranostic Pairs for Radiopharmaceutical ApplicationsBioconjugate Chemistry2020
2019 The Cu(II) reductase RclA protects Escherichia coli against the combination of hypochlorous acid and intracellular copper 2019
2019 89Zr-DFO-Cetuximab as a Molecular Imaging Agent to Identify Cetuximab Resistance in Head and Neck Squamous Cell CarcinomaCancer Biotherapy and Radiopharmaceuticals.  34:288-296. 2019
2019 Pulmonary carcinoid surface receptor modulation using histone deacetylase inhibitorsCancers.  11. 2019
2019 Imaging of HER2 with [ 89 Zr]pertuzumab in response to T-DM1 therapyCancer Biotherapy and Radiopharmaceuticals.  34:209-217. 2019
2019 Manganese-52 production cross-section measurements via irradiation of natural chromium targets up to 20 MeVApplied Radiation and Isotopes.  147:165-170. 2019
2019 Photonuclear production, chemistry, and in vitro evaluation of the theranostic radionuclide 47ScEJNMMI Research.  9. 2019
2019 Radiolabeled Cationic Peptides for Targeted Imaging of InfectionContrast Media and Molecular Imaging.  2019. 2019
2018 Macrophage Rac2 is required to reduce the severity of cigarette smoke-induced pneumoniaAmerican Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.  198:1288-1301. 2018
2018 Evaluation of [ 89 Zr]trastuzumab-PET/CT in differentiating HER2-positive from HER2-negative breast cancerBreast Cancer Research and Treatment.  169:523-530. 2018
2017 Radiosynthesis and Biological Distribution of 18F-Labeled Perfluorinated Alkyl SubstancesEnvironmental Science and Technology Letters.  4:211-215. 2017
2016 New Methods for the Site-Selective Placement of Peptides on a Microelectrode Array: Probing VEGF-v107 Binding as Proof of ConceptACS Chemical Biology.  11:2829-2837. 2016
2016 Calibration setting numbers for dose calibrators for the PET isotopes 52Mn, 64Cu, 76Br, 86Y, 89Zr, 124IApplied Radiation and Isotopes.  113:89-95. 2016
2015 Harvesting 67Cu from the Collection of a Secondary Beam Cocktail at the National Superconducting Cyclotron LaboratoryAnalytical Chemistry.  87:10323-10329. 2015
2015 Cross-sections for (p,x) reactions on natural chromium for the production of 52,52m,54 Mn radioisotopesApplied Radiation and Isotopes.  96:154-161. 2015
2014 Immuno-PET of epithelial ovarian cancer: harnessing the potential of CA125 for non-invasive imagingArchaeological and Anthropological Sciences.  4. 2014
2014 Investigation of a vitamin B12 conjugate as a PET imaging probe 2014
2014 Specific activity measurement of 64Cu: A comparison of methodsApplied Radiation and Isotopes.  90:117-121. 2014
2013 Synthesis, characterisation and evaluation of a novel copper-64 complex with selective uptake in EMT-6 cells under hypoxic conditions 2013
2012 Long-term evaluation of TiO2-based 68Ge/68Ga generators and optimized automation of [68Ga]DOTATOC radiosynthesisApplied Radiation and Isotopes.  70:2539-2544. 2012
2012 A semi-automated system for the routine production of copper-64Applied Radiation and Isotopes.  70:1803-1806. 2012
2011 The rise of metal radionuclides in medical imaging: Copper-64, zirconium-89 and yttrium-86Future Medicinal Chemistry.  3:599-621. 2011
2011 A new and simple calibration-independent method for measuring the beam energy of a cyclotronApplied Radiation and Isotopes.  69:247-253. 2011
2007 55Cobalt complexes with pendant carbohydrates as potential PET imaging agentsApplied Radiation and Isotopes.  65:1303-1308. 2007
2007 Production cross-sections of 181-186Re isotopes from proton bombardment of natural tungstenApplied Radiation and Isotopes.  65:345-349. 2007
2007 Visualization of the flow of a fiber suspension through a sudden expansion using PETAIChE Journal.  53:327-334. 2007
2006 Production of intense radioactive beams at ISAC using low-energy protonsCanadian Journal of Physics.  84:325-333. 2006
Radiolabelled Bacterial Metallophores as Targeted PET Imaging Contrast Agents for Accurate Identification of Bacteria and Outer Membrane Vesicles in vivo

Chapter

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2014 Coordination Chemistry and Ligand Design in the Development of Metal Based Radiopharmaceuticals.  47-79. 2014

Principal Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by IMAGINAB^ 2018 - 2026
  • Private Grant  awarded by PROTEOGENOMICS RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR SYSTEMS MEDICINE 2019 - 2024
  • Zr-89 Production, Optimized Antibody Labeling and Imaging Studies  awarded by International Atomic Energy Agency 2020 - 2023
  • Expansion of UAB Isotope Production Capabilities to Enable Participation in the DOE UIN  awarded by Department of Energy 2020 - 2022
  • Infrastructure for Investigator Initiated Molecular Imaging Trials  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION 2019 - 2021
  • Private Grant  awarded by NAVIDEA BIOPHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 2020 - 2021
  • Production, Purification and Characterization of Radioisotopes via Neutron Spallation  awarded by Department of Energy 2020 - 2021
  • Development of Novel Tataniu-45 PET Imaging Agents for PSMA  awarded by SOCIETY OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE AND MOLECULAR IMAGING 2019 - 2021
  • Private Grant  awarded by NAVIDEA BIOPHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 2019 - 2021
  • Production of Radioisotopes of Scandium for Imaging and Therapy  awarded by Department of Energy 2019 - 2021
  • Integrated Placental Imaging: Novel Methods for Probing Function and Metabolism  awarded by Washington University 2015 - 2021
  • Private Grant  awarded by CLOVIS ONCOLOGY 2020 - 2021
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant - Preclinical Imaging Shared Facility  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2021
  • Radiolabeled Antibodies Targeting LAT1 for Imaging and Therapy of Prostate Cancer  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2016 - 2020
  • Private Grant  awarded by NAVIDEA BIOPHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 2018 - 2020
  • Dermal Absorption of PFAS  awarded by LAST CALL FOUNDATION 2019
  • Therapeutic Radiopharmaceuticals Labelled with New Emerging Radionuclides (67Cu,186Re, 47Sc)  awarded by International Atomic Energy Agency 2016 - 2019
  • Production of Radiohalogens: Bromine and Astatine for Imaging and Therapy  awarded by Department of Energy 2017 - 2019
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant - Preclinical Imaging Shared Facility  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2019
  • Support for Students, Postdoctoral Fellows and Trainees to Attend Nuclear and Radiochemistry Symposia at the Spring 2018 ACS Meeting  awarded by Department of Energy 2017 - 2018
  • GE FASTLab2 for the UAB Cyclotron Facility  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION 2016 - 2018
  • Preparing for Harvesting Radioisotopes from FRIB  awarded by Department of Energy 2016 - 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by CELLDEX THERAPEUTICS, INC. 2017 - 2018
  • Production of the Medically Important Radionuclides: 52Mn and 90Nb  awarded by Department of Energy 2016 - 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by ABBVIE INC 2016 - 2018
  • Imaging for Assessment and Prediction of Response to Therapy for Triple Negative Breast Cancer  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • Direct Production of 99mTc Using a Small Medical Cyclotron  awarded by Department of Energy 2016 - 2017
  • Investigator On

  • Measuring Neuroinflammation in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome with Whole-brain Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2024
  • Private Grant  awarded by CYTOSITE BIOPHARMA INC 2020 - 2023
  • Viability Testing of Immune Cells Extracted from Human Blood Samples  awarded by ME RESEARCH UK 2019 - 2022
  • Detecting Neuroinflammation in Fibromyalgia with the Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Radioligand [18] DPA-714  awarded by American Fibromyalgia Syndrome Association 2019 - 2021
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2021
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2021
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant - Preclinical Imaging Shared Facility  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2021
  • Private Grant  awarded by IMAGINAB^ 2019 - 2021
  • FET-PET/MRI for Surgical Assessment of Pediatric Brain Tumors  awarded by St. Baldrick's Foundation 2017 - 2019
  • Risk of Hospital-acquired Pneumonia is Increased by Cigarette Smoke-induced Impaired Host Defense  awarded by American Lung Association 2017 - 2019
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2019
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant - Preclinical Imaging Shared Facility  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2019
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Simon Fraser University 2007
  • Full Name

  • Suzanne Lapi