The research lab of Yu-Chien Wu, MD, PhD, is actively investigating a wide range of radiology and imaging topics. Wu is particularly focused on studying diffusion physics in biologic system using diffusion MRI.
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Alzheimers DiseaseR01 AG053993-01, NIA, Wu (PI), 2016 – 2021
Modeling Axonal Density and Inflammation-Associated Cellularity in Alzheimer’s Disease Using Hybrid Diffusion Imaging
CirrhosisClinical Trial, Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Chalasani (PI), 2015 – 2017
Dissection of Cholestatic Itch in Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
ConcussionW81XWH-14-2-0151, The NCAA-DoD Grand Alliance, McAllister (PI), 2014 – 2017
Concussion Assessment, Research and Education Consortium (CARE)
Hypoxic-Ischemic InjuryRadPDT, IU Radiology Project Development Team, Kralik (PI), 2017 – 2018
Evaluation of Resting State fMRI in Neonates with Hypoxic-Ischemic Injury
Imaging(Completed) Pilot Project, Indiana Alzheimer Disease Center, Wu (PI), 2014 – 2015
Measuring Axonal Diameters and Density with a Novel ActiveAx and Fast RSA-EPI Sequence
(Completed) MITRA, Dartmouth Synergy, Wu and Holtzheimer (PI), 2012 – 2015
High Angular Resolution Diffusion Imaging (HARDI) with novel HYPR image reconstruction
(Completed) Research Project, IUPUI/RITDP, Wu (PI), 2015 – 2016
Hybrid Diffusion Imaging (HYDI) of the Kidney
Traumatic Brain InjuryCTR, CTSI, Wu (PI), 2016 – 2018
Microstructure Modulated White Matter Connectivity for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
Indiana Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injury Research Fund, Massie (PI), 2017 – 2019
Improving functional ability in chronic TBI with intensive rehabilitation robotic gait training.
(Completed) R21 NS075791-01, NINDS, Wu and McAllister (PI), 2011 – 2015
HYBRID Diffusion Imaging to Detect Acute White Matter Injury After Mild TBI
(Completed) Research Project, IUPUI/ITDP, Wu (PI), 2015 – 2016
Microstructure Imaging of the Human Brain with TBI
Yu-Chien Wu, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Qiuting Wen, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Additional Research Team Members
Other research team members in the Wu Lab include Junjie Li (principal system analyst at Research Technologies, Indiana University) and Nahla M H Elsaid.
Previous Lab Members
Previous lab members include Chandana K. Nambukara, PhD (Dartmouth Brain Imaging Center at Dartmouth College) and Brian Stirling, PT (University of Southern California, Los Angeles).