Yongjian Liu, PhD


Washington University in St. Louis (WU)

• Nanomedicine/Molecular Imaging/Cancer Imaging: Construction and evaluation of nanostructures/small molecules as targeted imaging probes for diagnosis of cancer, infectious disease, cardiovascular disease, lung injury, as well as translational research • Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry: Development, evaluation and application of positron-based radiopharmaceuticals for diagnostic imaging and targeted radiotherapy of cancer • Radioenvironmental Chemistry: Investigation and mechanistic studies of long-lived radioactive metals (i.e. technetium-99g) waste management