Mingfeng Bai
Last active: 4/2/2019


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  1. Repurposing cabozantinib to GISTs: Overcoming multiple imatinib-resistant cKIT mutations including gatekeeper and activation loop mutants in GISTs preclinical models. Lu T, Chen C, Wang A, Jiang Z, Qi Z, Hu Z, Hu C, Liu F, Wang W, Wu H, Wang B, Wang L, Qi S, Wu J, Wang W, Tang J, Yan H, Bai M, Liu Q, Liu J (2019) Cancer Lett : 105-114
    › Primary publication · 30684595 (PubMed)
  2. Light-activatable cannabinoid prodrug for combined and target-specific photodynamic and cannabinoid therapy. Ling X, Zhang S, Liu Y, Bai M (2018) J Biomed Opt 23(10): 1-9
    › Primary publication · 30334393 (PubMed)
  3. Photostable, hydrophilic, and near infrared quaterrylene-based dyes for photoacoustic imaging. Yu J, Pin S, Lin X, Su M, Bai M, Kim K (2018) Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl : 1012-1019
    › Primary publication · 30274031 (PubMed) · PMC6172961 (PubMed Central)
  4. Combined CB2 receptor agonist and photodynamic therapy synergistically inhibit tumor growth in triple negative breast cancer. Zhang J, Zhang S, Liu Y, Su M, Ling X, Liu F, Ge Y, Bai M (2018) Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther : 185-191
    › Primary publication · 30240926 (PubMed) · PMC6289793 (PubMed Central)
  5. Molecular Imaging of Pancreatic Duct Adenocarcinoma Using a Type 2 Cannabinoid Receptor-Targeted Near-Infrared Fluorescent Probe. Guo X, Ling X, Du F, Wang Q, Huang W, Wang Z, Ding X, Bai M, Wu Z (2018) Transl Oncol 11(5): 1065-1073
    › Primary publication · 30005208 (PubMed) · PMC6043890 (PubMed Central)
  6. Mechanistic insight into the interaction of gastrointestinal mucus with oral diblock copolymers synthesized via ATRP method. Liu J, Cao J, Cao J, Han S, Liang Y, Bai M, Sun Y (2018) Int J Nanomedicine : 2839-2856
    › Primary publication · 29805260 (PubMed) · PMC5960240 (PubMed Central)
  7. Synthesis and Evaluation of a Tetra[6,7]quinoxalinoporphyrazine-based Near Infrared Photosensitizer. Shao P, Zhang S, Hu S, Han L, Jia N, Bai M (2017) RSC Adv 7(80): 50555-50561
    › Primary publication · 29456839 (PubMed) · PMC5810975 (PubMed Central)
  8. Multilayer photodynamic therapy for highly effective and safe cancer treatment. Yang L, Zhang S, Ling X, Shao P, Jia N, Bai M (2017) Acta Biomater : 271-280
    › Primary publication · 28285077 (PubMed) · PMC5415343 (PubMed Central)
  9. Discovery of N-((1-(4-(3-(3-((6,7-Dimethoxyquinolin-3-yl)oxy)phenyl)ureido)-2-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl)piperidin-4-yl)methyl)propionamide (CHMFL-KIT-8140) as a Highly Potent Type II Inhibitor Capable of Inhibiting the T670I "Gatekeeper" Mutant of cKIT Kinase. Li B, Wang A, Liu J, Qi Z, Liu X, Yu K, Wu H, Chen C, Hu C, Wang W, Wu J, Hu Z, Ye L, Zou F, Liu F, Wang B, Wang L, Ren T, Zhang S, Bai M, Zhang S, Liu J, Liu Q (2016) J Med Chem 59(18): 8456-72
    › Primary publication · 27545040 (PubMed)
  10. Tumor mitochondria-targeted photodynamic therapy with a translocator protein (TSPO)-specific photosensitizer. Zhang S, Yang L, Ling X, Shao P, Wang X, Edwards WB, Bai M (2015) Acta Biomater : 160-170
    › Primary publication · 26432436 (PubMed) · PMC4648641 (PubMed Central)
  11. Synthesis of a reactive oxygen species responsive heterobifunctional thioketal linker. Ling X, Zhang S, Shao P, Wang P, Ma X, Bai M (2015) Tetrahedron Lett 56(37): 5242-5244
    › Primary publication · 26309336 (PubMed) · PMC4545510 (PubMed Central)
  12. In vivo inflammation imaging using a CB2R-targeted near infrared fluorescent probe. Zhang S, Shao P, Ling X, Yang L, Hou W, Thorne SH, Beaino W, Anderson CJ, Ding Y, Bai M (2015) Am J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 5(3): 246-58
    › Primary publication · 26069858 (PubMed) · PMC4446393 (PubMed Central)
  13. A novel near-infrared fluorescence imaging probe that preferentially binds to cannabinoid receptors CB2R over CB1R. Ling X, Zhang S, Shao P, Li W, Yang L, Ding Y, Xu C, Stella N, Bai M (2015) Biomaterials : 169-78
    › Primary publication · 25916505 (PubMed) · PMC4426855 (PubMed Central)
  14. Phosphorescence monitoring of hypoxic microenvironment in solid-tumors to evaluate chemotherapeutic effects using the hypoxia-sensitive iridium (III) coordination compound. Zeng Y, Liu Y, Shang J, Ma J, Wang R, Deng L, Guo Y, Zhong F, Bai M, Zhang S, Wu D (2015) PLoS One 10(3): e0121293
    › Primary publication · 25786221 (PubMed) · PMC4365010 (PubMed Central)
  15. Antibody-functionalized peptidic membranes for neutralization of allogeneic skin antigen-presenting cells. Wen Y, Liu W, Bagia C, Zhang S, Bai M, Janjic JM, Giannoukakis N, Gawalt ES, Meng WS (2014) Acta Biomater 10(11): 4759-4767
    › Primary publication · 25117952 (PubMed) · PMC4186902 (PubMed Central)
  16. Molecular imaging of human tumor cells that naturally overexpress type 2 cannabinoid receptors using a quinolone-based near-infrared fluorescent probe. Wu Z, Shao P, Zhang S, Ling X, Bai M (2014) J Biomed Opt 19(7): 76016
    › Primary publication · 25036213 (PubMed)
  17. Cannabinoid CB2 receptor as a new phototherapy target for the inhibition of tumor growth. Jia N, Zhang S, Shao P, Bagia C, Janjic JM, Ding Y, Bai M (2014) Mol Pharm 11(6): 1919-29
    › Primary publication · 24779700 (PubMed)
  18. Synthesis and optical properties of water-soluble biperylene-based dendrimers. Shao P, Jia N, Zhang S, Bai M (2014) Chem Commun (Camb) 50(42): 5648-51
    › Primary publication · 24733100 (PubMed) · PMC4037920 (PubMed Central)
  19. Perfluorocarbon nanoemulsions with fluorescent, colloidal and magnetic properties. Janjic JM, Shao P, Zhang S, Yang X, Patel SK, Bai M (2014) Biomaterials 35(18): 4958-68
    › Primary publication · 24674463 (PubMed) · PMC4058911 (PubMed Central)
  20. Targeted zwitterionic near infrared fluorescent probe for improved imaging of type 2 cannabinoid receptors. Wu Z, Shao P, Zhang S, Bai M (2014) J Biomed Opt 19(3): 36006
    › Primary publication · 24604536 (PubMed) · PMC4019425 (PubMed Central)
  21. Target-selective phototherapy using a ligand-based photosensitizer for type 2 cannabinoid receptor. Zhang S, Jia N, Shao P, Tong Q, Xie XQ, Bai M (2014) Chem Biol 21(3): 338-44
    › Primary publication · 24583052 (PubMed) · PMC3989837 (PubMed Central)
  22. Cannabinoid CB2 receptors regulate central sensitization and pain responses associated with osteoarthritis of the knee joint. Burston JJ, Sagar DR, Shao P, Bai M, King E, Brailsford L, Turner JM, Hathway GJ, Bennett AJ, Walsh DA, Kendall DA, Lichtman A, Chapman V (2013) PLoS One 8(11): e80440
    › Primary publication · 24282543 (PubMed) · PMC3840025 (PubMed Central)
  23. In vivo type 2 cannabinoid receptor-targeted tumor optical imaging using a near infrared fluorescent probe. Zhang S, Shao P, Bai M (2013) Bioconjug Chem 24(11): 1907-16
    › Primary publication · 24094147 (PubMed) · PMC4177906 (PubMed Central)
  24. Functional probe for annulus fibrosus-targeted intervertebral disc degeneration imaging. Kim HY, Mcclincy M, Vo NV, Sowa GA, Kang JD, Bai M (2013) J Biomed Opt 18(10): 101308
    › Primary publication · 23839314 (PubMed) · PMC3710152 (PubMed Central)
  25. Click Reaction-Mediated Functionalization of Near-Infrared Pyrrolopyrrole Cyanine Dyes for Biological Imaging Applications. Zhou M, Zhang X, Bai M, Shen D, Xu B, Kao J, Xia G, Achilefu S (2013) RSC Adv 3(19): 6756-6758
    › Primary publication · 23671791 (PubMed) · PMC3650893 (PubMed Central)
  26. Dual fluorescent molecular substrates selectively report the activation, sustainability and reversibility of cellular PKB/Akt activity. Shen D, Bai M, Tang R, Xu B, Ju X, Pestell RG, Achilefu S (2013) Sci Rep : 1697
    › Primary publication · 23603888 (PubMed) · PMC3631771 (PubMed Central)
  27. Alzheimer's disease imaging with a novel Tau targeted near infrared ratiometric probe. Kim HY, Sengupta U, Shao P, Guerrero-Muñoz MJ, Kayed R, Bai M (2013) Am J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 3(2): 102-17
    › Primary publication · 23526074 (PubMed) · PMC3601471 (PubMed Central)
  28. Photostable, hydrophilic and functional near infrared quaterrylenediimide-cored dendrimers for biomedical imaging. Shao P, Bai M (2012) Chem Commun (Camb) 48(76): 9498-500
    › Primary publication · 22896838 (PubMed)
  29. Preclinical molecular imaging of the translocator protein (TSPO) in a metastases model based on breast cancer xenografts propagated in the murine brain. Wyatt SK, Manning HC, Bai M, Ehtesham M, Mapara KY, Thompson RC, Bornhop DJ (2012) Curr Mol Med 12(4): 458-66
    › Primary publication · 22348613 (PubMed) · PMC6544018 (PubMed Central)
  30. NIR-mbc94, a fluorescent ligand that binds to endogenous CB(2) receptors and is amenable to high-throughput screening. Sexton M, Woodruff G, Horne EA, Lin YH, Muccioli GG, Bai M, Stern E, Bornhop DJ, Stella N (2011) Chem Biol 18(5): 563-8
    › Primary publication · 21609837 (PubMed) · PMC3420821 (PubMed Central)
  31. Synthesis and spectroscopy of near infrared fluorescent dyes for investigating dichromic fluorescence. Bai M, Achilefu S (2011) Bioorg Med Chem Lett 21(1): 280-4
    › Primary publication · 21106373 (PubMed) · PMC3010286 (PubMed Central)
  32. Binding of NIR-conPK and NIR-6T to astrocytomas and microglial cells: evidence for a protein related to TSPO. Sexton M, Woodruff G, Cudaback E, Kreitzer FR, Xu C, Lin YH, Möller T, Bai M, Manning HC, Bornhop D, Stella N (2009) PLoS One 4(12): e8271
    › Primary publication · 20020060 (PubMed) · PMC2792720 (PubMed Central)
  33. Molecular imaging of the translocator protein (TSPO) in a pre-clinical model of breast cancer. Wyatt SK, Manning HC, Bai M, Bailey SN, Gallant P, Ma G, McIntosh L, Bornhop DJ (2010) Mol Imaging Biol 12(3): 349-58
    › Primary publication · 19949989 (PubMed) · PMC6544016 (PubMed Central)
  34. MBC94, a conjugable ligand for cannabinoid CB 2 receptor imaging. Bai M, Sexton M, Stella N, Bornhop DJ (2008) Bioconjug Chem 19(5): 988-92
    › Primary publication · 18444670 (PubMed) · PMC4180707 (PubMed Central)
  35. Near-infrared dichromic fluorescent carbocyanine molecules. Zhang Z, Berezin MY, Kao JL, d'Avignon A, Bai M, Achilefu S (2008) Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 47(19): 3584-7
    › Primary publication · 18386274 (PubMed)
  36. A novel functional translocator protein ligand for cancer imaging. Bai M, Rone MB, Papadopoulos V, Bornhop DJ (2007) Bioconjug Chem 18(6): 2018-23
    › Primary publication · 17979225 (PubMed)
  37. A novel conjugable translocator protein ligand labeled with a fluorescence dye for in vitro imaging. Bai M, Wyatt SK, Han Z, Papadopoulos V, Bornhop DJ (2007) Bioconjug Chem 18(4): 1118-22
    › Primary publication · 17552492 (PubMed)
  38. A peripheral benzodiazepine receptor targeted agent for in vitro imaging and screening. Manning HC, Smith SM, Sexton M, Haviland S, Bai M, Cederquist K, Stella N, Bornhop DJ (2006) Bioconjug Chem 17(3): 735-40
    › Primary publication · 16704212 (PubMed)