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Samarage, C.R., Carnibella, R., Preissner, M., Jones, H.D., Pearson, J.T., Fouras, A., Dubsky, S. (2016) Technical Note: Contrast free angiography of the pulmonary vasculature in live mice using a laboratory x-ray source. Medical Physics 43 ,6017.

Te Pas, A.B, Kitchen, M.J, Lee, K., Wallace, M.J., Fouras, A., Lewis, R.A., Yagi, N., Uesugi, K., Hooper, S.B., (2016) Optimizing lung aeration birth using a sustained inflation and positive pressure ventilation in preterm rabbits. Paediatric research. doi:10.1038/pr.2016.59


Kitchen, M.J., Buckley, G.A, Leong, A.F.T., Carnibella, R.P., Fouras, A., Wallace, M.J., Hooper, S.B., (2015) X-ray specks: low dose in vivo imaging of lung structure and function. Physics in Medicine and Biology, 60, 18.


Lang, J.A.R., Pearson, J.T., te Pas, A.B., Wallace, M.J., Siew, M.L.L., Kitchen, M.J., Fouras, A., Lewis, R.A., Wheeler, K., Polglase, G.R., Shirai, M., Sonobe, T. & Hooper, S.B. (2014) Ventilation/Perfusion mismatch during lung aeration at birth. Journal of Applied Physiology.

doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.01358.2013

Morgan, K.S., Donnelley, M., Farrow, N., Fouras, A., Yagi, N., Suzuki, Y., Takeuchi, A., Uesugi, K., Boucher, R.C., Siu, K.K.W. & Parsons, D.W. (2014) In vivo x-ray imaging reveals improved airway surface hydration after Cystic Fibrosis airway therapy. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 190(4), 469–472.

doi: 10.1164/rccm.201405-0855LE

Donnelley, M., Morgan, K.S., Siu, K.K.W., Fouras, A., Farrow, N.R., Carnibella, R.P. & Parsons, D.P. (2014) Tracking extended mucociliary transport activity of individual deposited particles: longitudinal synchrotron X-ray imaging in live mice. Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 21(4), 768–773.

doi: 10.1107/S160057751400856X

Murrie, R.P., Stevenson, A.W., Morgan, K.S., Fouras, A., Paganin, D.M. & Siu, K.K.W. (2014) Feasibility study of propagation-based phase-contrast X-ray lung imaging on the Imaging and Medical beamline at the Australian Synchrotron. Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 21, 430–445. 

doi: 10.1107/S1600577513034681


Hooper, S.B., Fouras, A., Siew, M.L.L., Wallace, M.J., Kitchen, M.J., te Pas, A.B., Klingenberg, C., Lewis, R.A., Davis, P.G., Morley, C.J. & Schmölzer G. (2013) Expired CO2 levels indicate degree of lung aeration at birth. PLoS One, 8(8), e70895. 

doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0070895

Siew, M.L., Wallace, M.J., Allison, B.J., Kitchen, M.J., te Pas, A.B., Islam, M.S., Lewis, R.A., Fouras, A., Yagi, N., Uesugi, K. & Hooper, S.B. (2013) The role of lung inflation and sodium transport in airway liquid clearance during lung aeration in newborn rabbits. Pediatric Research, 73, 443–449.

doi: 10.1038/pr.2012.197

Wheeler, K.I., Wallace, M.J., Kitchen, M.J., te Pas, A.B., Fouras, A., Islam, M.S., Siew, M.L., Lewis, R.A., Morley, C.J., Davis, P.G. & Hooper, S.B. (2013) Establishing lung gas volumes at birth: The interaction between positive end expiratory pressures and tidal volumes in preterm rabbits. Pediatric Research, 73, 734–741.

doi: 10.1038/pr.2013.48


Dubsky, S., Hooper, S.B., Siu, K.K.W. & Fouras, A. (2012) Synchrotron-based dynamic computed tomography of tissue motion for regional lung function measurement. Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 9(74), 2213–2224.

doi: 10.1098/rsif.2012.0116

Fouras, A., Allison, B.J., Kitchen, M.J., Dubsky, S., Nguyen, J.T., Hourigan, K., Siu, K.K.W., Uesugi, K., Yagi, N., Lewis, R.A., Wallace, M.J. & Hooper, S.B. (2012) Altered lung motion is a sensitive indicator of regional lung disease. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 40(5), 1160–1169. 

doi: 10.1007/s10439-011-0493-0

Thurgood, J.B., Hooper, S.B., Siew, M.L., Wallace, M.J., Dubsky, S., Kitchen, M.J., Jamison, R.A., Carnibella, R.P. & Fouras, A. (2012) Functional Lung Imaging During HFV in Preterm Rabbits. PLoS One, 7(10), e48122. 

doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0048122