Frank Prato

Journal Articles

  1. Farag, A., Thompson, R.T., Thiessen, J.D., Butler, J., Prato, F.S., & J. Théberge. Assessment of a novel 32-channel phased array for cardiovascular hybrid PET/MRI imaging: MRI performance. Eur J Hybrid Imaging 3(13): 1-16 (2019) - [Published | Free Access]
  2. Patrick, J., Thompson, R.T., So, A., Butler, J., Faul, D. , Stodilka, R.Z., Yartsev, S., Prato, F.S., & S. Gaede. Technical Note: Comparison of megavoltage, dual-energy and single-energy CT-based u-maps for a 4 channel breast coil in PET/MRI. Med Phys 44(9): 4758-4765 (2016) - [EPub ahead of print | PMID: 28622420]
  3. Binhi, V., & F.S. Prato. Biological effects of the hypomagnetic field: an analytical review of experiments and theories. PLOS ONE 12(6): (2016) - [Published | PMID: 28654641 | Free Access]
  4. Binhi, V., & F.S. Prato. Response to comments by Frank Barnes and Ben Greenebaum on "A Universal Physical Mechanism of Magnetoreception: Extension and analysis". Bioelectromagnetics 38(4): 324-325 (2016) - [EPub ahead of print | PMID: 28263452]
  5. Burhan, A., Marlatt N.M. , Palaniyappan L., Anazodo, U., & F.S. Prato. Role of hybrid molecular brain imaging in neuropsychiatric disorders. Diagnostics 5(4): 577-614 (2015) - [Published]
  6. Goldhawk, D., Gelman, N., Sengupta, A., & F.S. Prato. The interface between iron metabolism and gene-based iron contrast for MRI. Magnetic Resonance Insights 8: 9-14 (2015) - [Published | PMID: 26483608]
  7. Lee, C., Thompson, R.T., Prato, F.S., Goldhawk, D., & N. Gelman. . Investigating the Relationship between Transverse Relaxation Rate (R2) and Interecho Time in MagA-Expressing Iron-labeled Cells. Mol Imaging 14: 11-27 (2015) - [Published]
  8. Anazodo, U., Thiessen, J.D., Ssali, T., Mandel, J., Gunther, M., Butler, J., Pavlosky, W.F., Prato, F.S., Thompson, R.T., & K. St. Lawrence. Feasibility of simultaneous whole-brain imaging on an integrated PET-MRI system using an enhanced 2-point Dixon attenuation correction method. Front Neurosci 8: 1-11 (2015) - [Published]
  9. Prato, F.S., Butler, J., Sykes, J., Keenliside, L., Blackwood, K., Thompson, R.T., White, J.A., Mikami, Y., Thiessen, J.D., & G. Wisenberg. Can The Inflammatory Response Be Evaluated Using 18F-FDG Within Zones of Microvascular Obstruction Following Myocardial Infarction? . J Nucl Med 56: 299-304 (2015) - [Published | PMID: 25572090]
  10. Prato, F.S.. Non-Thermal Extremely Low Frequency Magnetic Field Effects on Opioid Related Behaviours: Snails to Humans, Mechanisms to Therapy. Bioelectromagnetics 36(5): 333-338 (2015) - [Published | PMID: 25962809]
  11. Camera, F., Paffi, A., Thomas, A.W., Apollonio, F., d'Inzeo, G., Prato, F.S., & M. Liberti. The CNP signal is able to silence a supra threshold neuronal model. Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience 9(44): 10.3389 (2015) - [Published | PMID: 25972807]
  12. Robertson, J., Thomas, A.W., Prato, F.S., Johansson, M., & H. Nittby. Simultaneous fMRI and EEG during the multi-source interface task. PLOS ONE 9(12): (2014) - [Published | PMID: 25490131]
  13. Sengupta, A., Quiaoit, K., Thompson, R.T., Prato, F.S., Gelman, N., & D. Goldhawk. Biophysical features of MagA expression in mammalian cells: implications for MRI contrast. Frontiers in Microbiotechnology, Ecotoxicology and Bioremediation 5: 29 (2014) - [Published | PMID: 24550900]
  14. Prato, F.S., Desjardins Holmes, D., Keenliside, L., DeMoor, J., Robertson, J., & A.W. Thomas. Magnetoreception in Laboratory Mice: Sensitivity to Extremely Low Frequency Fields Exceeds 33 nT at 30 Hz. J R Soc Interface 10(81): (2013) - [Published | PMID: 23365198]
  15. Mitchell, A., Sabondjian, E., Blackwood, K., Sykes, J., Deans, L., Feng, Q., Stodilka, R.Z., Prato, F.S., & G. Wisenberg. Comparison of the Myocardial Clearance of Endothelial Progenitor Cells injected Early vs. Late into Reperfused or Sustained Occlusion Myocardial Infarction. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 29(2): 497-504 (2013) - [Published | PMID: 22736429]
  16. Tyan, C.C., Anderson, S., Scholl, D., Stirrat, J., Blackwood, K., El-Sherif, O., Thompson, R.T., Wisenberg, G., Prato, F.S., So, A., Lee, T.-Y., Drangova, M., & J.A. White. Hypoperfusion and Tissue Injury in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Spatial Characterization Using High-Resolution 3-Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 6(2): 229-238 (2013) - [Published | PMID: 23413422]
  17. White, J.A., Butler, J., Thompson, R.T., Prato, F.S., & G. Wisenberg. Active Cardiac Sarcoidosis: First Clinical Experience of Simultaneous PET-MRI Imaging for Diagnosis of Cardiac Disease. Circulation 127(22): 639-641 (2013) - [Published | PMID: 23733970]
  18. Marshall, H., Patrick, J., Prato, F.S., Butler, J., Théberge, J., Thompson, R.T., & R.Z. Stodilka. Description and Assessment of a Registration-Based Approach to Include Bones for Attenuation Correction of Whole-Body PET/MRI. Med Phys 40(8): 082509 (2013) - [Published | PMID: 23927354]
  19. Legros, A., Miller, J.E., Modolo, J., Corbacio, M., Robertson, J., Goulet, D., Lambrozo, J., Plante, M., Souques, M., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Efeitos de campos electromagneticos no sistema nervoso humano. Electricidade Moderna 475: 94-105 (2013) - [Published]
  20. Rohani, R., Figueredo, R., Koropatnick, J., Foster, P., Thompson, R.T., Prato, F.S., & D. Goldhawk. Imaging tumor growth non-invasively using MagA expression to augment intracellular contrast for repetitive MRI. Mol. Imaging Biol. 16(1): 63-73 (2013) - [Published | PMID: 23836502]
  21. Gao, P., Gula, L.J., Yee, R., Krahn, A., Skanes, A., Leong-Sit, P., Klein, G., Stirrat, J., Fine, N., Pallaveshi, L., Wisenberg, G., Thompson, R.T., Prato, F.S., Drangova, M., & J.A. White. Prediction of Arrhythmic Events in Ischemic and Dilated Cardiomyopathy Patients Referred for Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator: Evaluation of Multiple Scar Quantification Measures for Late Gadolinium Enhancement Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 5(4): 448-456 (2012) - [Published | PMID: 22572740]
  22. Marshall, H., Prato, F.S., Deans, L., Théberge, J., Thompson, R.T., & R.Z. Stodilka. Variable lung density consideration in attenuation correction of whole-body PET/MRI. J Nucl Med 53(6): 977-984 (2012) - [Published | PMID: 22566600]
  23. Goldhawk, D., Rohani, R., Sengupta, A., Gelman, N., & F.S. Prato. Using the magnetosome to model effective gene-based contrast for magnetic resonance imaging. Rev. Nanomed. Nanobiotechnol. 4: 378-388 (2012) - [Published | PMID: 22407727]
  24. Owen, D., Clarke, C., Bureau, Y., Ganapathy, S., Prato, F.S., & K. St. Lawrence. Measuring the neural response to continuous intramuscular infusion of hypertonic saline by perfusion MRI. J Magn Reson Imaging 35(3): 669-677 (2012) - [Published | PMID: 21953816]
  25. Corbacio, M., Brown, S., Dubois, S.L., Goulet, D., Prato, F.S., Thomas, A.W., & A. Legros. Human cognitive performance in a 3 mT power-line frequency magnetic field. Bioelectromagnetics 32(8): 620-633 (2011) - [Published | PMID: 21544842]
  26. Prato, F.S., Desjardins Holmes, D., Keenliside, L., DeMoor, J., Robertson, J., Stodilka, R.Z., & A.W. Thomas. The detection threshold for extremely low frequency magnetic fields may be below 1000 nT-Hz in mice. Bioelectromagnetics 32(7): 561-569 (2011) - [Published | PMID: 21381048]
  27. Legros, A., Corbacio, M., Beuter, A., Modolo, J., Goulet, D., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Neurophysiological and behavioral effects of a 60 Hz, 1,800 µT magnetic field in humans. Eur J Appl Physiol 112(5): 1751-1762 (2011) - [Published | PMID: 21894451]
  28. Legros, A., Miller, J.E., Modolo, J., Corbacio, M., Robertson, J., Goulet, D., Lambrozo, J., Plante, M., Souques, M., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Multi-modalities investigation of 60 Hz magnetic field effects on the human central nervous system. Electra 256: 4-18 (2011) - [Published]
  29. Blackwood, K., Sykes, J., Deans, L., Wisenberg, G., & F.S. Prato. Comparison of in leakage from labeled endocardial and epicardial cells: impact on modeling viability of cells to be transplanted into myocardium. Int J Mol Imaging 2011: (2011) - [Published | PMID: 21603238]
  30. Stodilka, R.Z., Modolo, J., Prato, F.S., Robertson, J., Cook, C., Patrick, J., Beuter, A., Thomas, A.W., & A. Legros. Pulsed magnetic field exposure induces lasting changes in neural network dynamics. Neurocomputing 74(12-13): 2164-2175 (2011) - [Published]
  31. McNamee, D., Corbacio, M., Weller, J., Brown, S., Stodilka, R.Z., Prato, F.S., Bureau, Y., Thomas, A.W., & A. Legros. The Response of the Human Circulatory System to an Acute 200 µT, 60 Hz Magnetic Field Exposure. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84(3): 267-277 (2011) - [Published | PMID: 20496180]
  32. Belton, M., Prato, F.S., & J.J.L. Carson. Effect of Glutathione depletion, hyperthermia, and a 100 mT static magnetic field on an hsp70/luc reporter system. Bioelectromagnetics 32(6): 453-462 (2011) - [Published | PMID: 21360557]
  33. Belhocine, T., & F.S. Prato. Transbilayer phospholipids molecular imaging. EJNMMI Research 1: 17 (2011) - [Published]
  34. Robertson, J., Thomas, A.W., Modolo, J., Miller, J.E., Juen, N., Legros, A., & F.S. Prato. Evolution of Hybrid Functional Imaging in Bioelectromagnetics Research. The Environmentalist. The Environmentalist 31(2): 134-139 (2011) - [Published]
  35. Sabondjian, E., Wisenberg, G., & F.S. Prato. Hybrid SPECT/Cardiac-Gated First-Pass Perfusion CT: Locating Transplanted Cells Relative to Infarcted Myocardial Targets. Contrast Media Mol Imaging 7(1): 76-84 (2011) - [Published | PMID: 22344883]
  36. Marshall, H., Stodilka, R.Z., Théberge, J., Sabondjian, E., Legros, A., Deans, L., Sykes, J., Thompson, R.T., & F.S. Prato. A comparison of MR-based attenuation correction in PET versus SPECT. Phys Med Biol 56(14): 4613-4629 (2011) - [Published | PMID: 21725141]
  37. Reddy, S. , Weller, J., Desjardins Holmes, D., Winters, T., Keenliside, L., Prato, F.S., Prihoda, T., Vijayalxmi, & A.W. Thomas. Micronuclei in the blood and bone marrow cells of mice exposed to specific complex time-varying pulsed magnetic fields. Bioelectromagnetics 31(6): 445-453 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 20564168]
  38. Legros, A., Marshall, H., Beuter, A., Gow, J., Cheung, B., Thomas, A.W., Prato, F.S., & R.Z. Stodilka. Effects of acute hypoxia on postural and kinetic tremor. Eur J Appl Physiol 110(1): 109-119 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 20414673]
  39. Ephrat, P., Albert, G.C., Roumeliotis, M., Prato, F.S., & J.J.L. Carson. Localization of spherical lesions in tumour-mimicking phantoms by 3D sparse array photoacoustic imaging. Med Phys 37(4): 1619-1628 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 20443483]
  40. Owen, D., Clarke, C., Ganapathy, S., Prato, F.S., & K. St. Lawrence. Using Perfusion MRI to measure the dynamic changes in neural activation associated with tonic muscular pain. Pain 148(3): 375-386 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 19914778]
  41. Mitchell, A., Sabondjian, E., Sykes, J., Deans, L., Feng, Q., Prato, F.S., & G. Wisenberg. Comparison of initial cell engraftment and clearance kinetics following subendocardial or subepicardial injections of endothelial progenitor cells in a canine myocardial infarction model. J Nucl Med 51(3): 413-417 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 20150266]
  42. Lekx, K.S., deKemp, R., Beanlands, R.S.B., Wisenberg, G., Wells, R.G., Stodilka, R.Z., Lortie, M., Klein, R., Zabel, P.L., Kovacs, M.S., Sykes, J., & F.S. Prato. 3D versus 2D dynamic 82Rb myocardial blood flow imaging in a canine model of stunned and infarcted myocardium. Nucl Med Commun 31(1): 75-81 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 19838136]
  43. Lekx, K.S., deKemp, R., Beanlands, R.S.B., Wisenberg, G., Wells, R.G., Stodilka, R.Z., Lortie, M., Klein, R., Zabel, P.L., Kovacs, M.S., Sykes, J., & F.S. Prato. Quantification of regional myocardial blood flow in a canine model of stunned and infarcted myocardium: comparison of rubidium-82 positron emission tomography with microspheres. Nucl Med Commun 31(1): 67-74 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 19823095]
  44. McKay, J., Corbacio, M., Tyml, K., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Extremely low frequency pulsed electromagnetic field designed for antinociception does not affect microvascular responsiveness to the vasodilator acetylcholine. Bioelectromagnetics 31(1): 64-76 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 19644977]
  45. Legros, A., Robertson, J., Juen, N., Miller, J.E., Corbacio, M., Modolo, J., Goulet, D., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. A fMRI Pilot Study on Power-Line Frequency Magnetic Fields on Human Brain Activation. Neurosci Lett (2010) - [Published]
  46. Legros, A., Corbacio, M., Beuter, A., Goulet, D., Lambrozo, J., Plante, M., Souques, M., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Human exposure to a 60 Hz, 1800 microtesla magnetic field: a neurobehavioral study / Exposition humaine à un champ magnétique de 1800 µT à 60 HZ : une étude neurocomportementale. Revue de l’électricité et de l’électronique 5: 44-55 (2010) - [Published]
  47. Prato, F.S., Thomas, A.W., Legros, A., Robertson, J., Modolo, J., Stodilka, R.Z., DeMoor, J., & W. Huda. MRI safety not scientifically proven. Science 328: 568-569 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 20430995]
  48. Robertson, J., Théberge, J., Weller, J., Drost, D., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Low-frequency pulsed electromagnetic field exposure can alter neuroprocessing in humans. J R Soc Interface 7(44): 467-473 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 19656823 | Free Access]
  49. Robertson, J., Juen, N., Théberge, J., Weller, J., Drost, D., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Evidence for a dose-dependent effect of pulsed magnetic fields on pain processing. Neurosci Lett 482(2): 160-162 (2010) - [Published | PMID: 20643187]
  50. McNamee, D., Corbacio, M., Weller, J., Brown, S., Prato, F.S., Thomas, A.W., & A. Legros. The cardiovascular response to an acute 1800-muT, 60 Hz magnetic field exposure in humans. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 83(4): 441-454 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19902234]
  51. Sabondjian, E., Stodilka, R.Z., Belhocine, T., King, M., Wisenberg, G., & F.S. Prato. Small field-of-view cardiac SPECT can be implemented on hybrid SPECT/CT platforms where data acquisition and reconstruction are guided by CT. Nucl Med Commun 30(9): 718-726 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19617862]
  52. Belton, M., Rozanski, C., Prato, F.S., & J.J.L. Carson. The effect of a 100 mT SMF on activation of the hsp70 promoter in a heat shock/luciferase reporter system. J Cell Biochem 108(4): 956-962 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19725048]
  53. McNamee, D., Legros, A., Krewski, D., Wisenberg, G., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. A literature review: the cardiovascular effects of exposure to extremely low frequency electromagnetic fields. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82(8): 919-933 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19221783]
  54. Albert, G.C., Cook, C., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Deep brain stimulation, vagal nerve stimulation and transcranial stimulation: An overview of stimulation parameters and neurotransmitter release. Neurosci Biobehav Rev 33(7): 1042-1060 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19433105]
  55. Belton, M., Prato, F.S., Rozanski, C., & J.J.L. Carson. Effect of 100 mT homogeneous static magnetic field on [Ca(2+)](c) response to ATP in HL-60 cells following GSH depletion. Bioelectromagnetics 30(4): 322-329 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19204977]
  56. Rozanski, C., Belton, M., Prato, F.S., & J.J.L. Carson. Real-time measurement of cytosolic free calcium concentration in DEM-treated HL-60 cells during static magnetic field exposure and activation by ATP. Bioelectromagnetics 30(3): 213-221 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19025782]
  57. Blackwood, K., Lewden, B., Wells, R.G., Sykes, J., Stodilka, R.Z., Wisenberg, G., & F.S. Prato. In vivo SPECT quantification of transplanted cell survival after engraftment using (111)In-tropolone in infarcted canine myocardium. J Nucl Med 50(6): 927-935 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19470852]
  58. Albert, G.C., McNamee, J., Marro, L., Bellier, P., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Assessment of genetic damage in peripheral blood of human volunteers exposed (whole-body) to a 200 muT, 60 Hz magnetic field. Int J Radiat Biol 85(2): 144-152 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19280467]
  59. Wisenberg, G., Lekx, K.S., Zabel, P.L., Kong, H., Mann, R., Zeman, P., Datta, S., Culshaw, C., Merrifield, P., Bureau, Y., Wells, R.G., Sykes, J., & F.S. Prato. Cell tracking and therapy evaluation of bone marrow monocytes and stromal cells using SPECT and CMR in a canine model of myocardial infarction. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 11: 11 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19397809]
  60. Habash, R., Elwood, J.M., Krewski, D., Lotz, W.G., McNamee, J., & F.S. Prato. Recent advances in research on radiofrequency fields and health: 2004-2007. J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 12(4): 250-288 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 20183523]
  61. Prato, F.S., Desjardins Holmes, D., Keenliside, L., McKay, J., Robertson, J., & A.W. Thomas. Light alters nociceptive effects of magnetic field shielding in mice: intensity and wavelength considerations. J R Soc Interface 6(30): 17-28 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 18583276 | Free Access]
  62. Cook, C., Saucier, S., Thomas, A.W., & F.S. Prato. Changes in human EEG alpha activity following exposure to two different pulsed magnetic field sequences. Bioelectromagnetics 30(1): 9-20 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 18663700]
  63. Goldhawk, D., Lemaire, C., McCreary, C., McGirr, R., Dhanvantari, S., Thompson, R.T., Figueredo, R., Koropatnick, J., Foster, P., & F.S. Prato. Magnetic resonance imaging of cells overexpressing MagA, an endogenous contrast agent for live cell imaging. Mol Imaging 8(3): 129-139 (2009) - [Published | PMID: 19723470]
  64. Ephrat, P., Roumeliotis, M., Prato, F.S., & J.J.L. Carson. Four-dimensional photoacoustic imaging of moving targets. Opt Express 16(26): 21570-21581 (2008) - [Published | PMID: 19104588 | Free Access]
  65. Ephrat, P., Keenliside, L., Seabrook, A., Prato, F.S., & J.J.L. Carson. Three-dimensional photoacoustic imaging by sparse-array detection and iterative image reconstruction. J Biomed Opt 13(5): 054052 (2008) - [Published | PMID: 19021432]
  66. Belton, M., Commerford, K., Hall, J., Prato, F.S., & J.J.L. Carson. Real-time measurement of cytosolic free calcium concentration in HL-60 cells during static magnetic field exposure and activation by ATP. Bioelectromagnetics 29(6): 439-446 (2008) - [Published | PMID: 18338328]
  67. Tai, J., Nguyen, B., Wells, R.G., Kovacs, M.S., McGirr, R., Prato, F.S., Morgan, T., & S. Dhanvantari. Imaging of gene expression in live pancreatic islet cell lines using dual-isotope SPECT. J Nucl Med 49(1): 94-102 (2008) - [Published | PMID: 18077534 | Free Access]
  68. Owen, D., Bureau, Y., Thomas, A.W., Prato, F.S., & K. St. Lawrence. Quantification of pain-induced changes in cerebral blood flow by perfusion MRI. Pain 136(1-2): 85-96 (2008) - [Published | PMID: 17716820]
  69. Robertson, J., Thomas, A.W., Bureau, Y., & F.S. Prato. The influence of extremely low frequency magnetic fields on cytoprotection and repair. Bioelectromagnetics 28(1): 16-30 (2007) - [Published | PMID: 16917871]
  70. McKay, J., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. A literature review: the effects of magnetic field exposure on blood flow and blood vessels in the microvasculature. Bioelectromagnetics 28(2): 81-98 (2007) - [Published | PMID: 17004242]
  71. Krewski, D., Glickman, B., Habash, R., Habbick, B., Lotz, W.G., Mandeville, R., Prato, F.S., Salem, T., & D. Weaver. Recent advances in research on radiofrequency fields and health: 2001-2003. J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 10(4): 287-318 (2007) - [Published | PMID: 17620203]
  72. Thomas, A.W., Graham, K., Prato, F.S., McKay, J., Forster, P., Moulin, D., & S. Chari. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial using a low-frequency magnetic field in the treatment of musculoskeletal chronic pain. Pain Res Manag 12(4): 249-258 (2007) - [Published | PMID: 18080043]
  73. McCreary, C., Dixon, S., Fraher, L., Carson, J.J.L., & F.S. Prato. Real-time measurement of cytosolic free calcium concentration in Jurkat cells during ELF magnetic field exposure and evaluation of the role of cell cycle. Bioelectromagnetics 27(5): 354-364 (2006) - [Published | PMID: 16715520]
  74. Stodilka, R.Z., Blackwood, K., & F.S. Prato. Tracking transplanted cells using dual-radionuclide SPECT. Phys Med Biol 51(10): 2619-2632 (2006) - [Published | PMID: 16675873]
  75. Stodilka, R.Z., Blackwood, K., Kong, H., & F.S. Prato. A method for quantitative cell tracking using SPECT for the evaluation of myocardial stem cell therapy. Nucl Med Commun 27(10): 807-813 (2006) - [Published | PMID: 16969264]
  76. Shupak, N., McKay, J., Nielson, W., Rollman, G., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Exposure to a specific pulsed low-frequency magnetic field: a double-blind placebo-controlled study of effects on pain ratings in rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia patients. Pain Res Manag 11(2): 85-90 (2006) - [Published | PMID: 16770449]
  77. Lekx, K.S., Fathimani, M., Bureau, Y., Wisenberg, G., Sykes, J., & F.S. Prato. Comparison of the detection of subtle changes in myocardial regional systolic function using qualitative and semi-quantitative techniques. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 8(5): 731-739 (2006) - [Published | PMID: 16891233]
  78. Koziak, A., Desjardins Holmes, D., Keenliside, L., Thomas, A.W., & F.S. Prato. Light alters nociceptive effects of magnetic field shielding. Bioelectromagnetics 27(1): 10-15 (2006) - [Published | PMID: 16283641]
  79. Cook, C., Saucier, S., Thomas, A.W., & F.S. Prato. Exposure to ELF magnetic and ELF-modulated radiofrequency fields: the time course of physiological and cognitive effects observed in recent studies (2001-2005). Bioelectromagnetics 27(8): 613-627 (2006) - [Published | PMID: 16724317]
  80. Thornhill, R., Prato, F.S., Wisenberg, G., White, J.A., Nowell, J., & A. Sauer. Feasibility of the single-bolus strategy for measuring the partition coefficient of Gd-DTPA in patients with myocardial infarction: independence of image delay time and maturity of scar. Magn Reson Med 55(4): 780-789 (2006) - [Published | PMID: 16508912]
  81. Prato, F.S., Robertson, J., Desjardins Holmes, D., Hensel, J., & A.W. Thomas. Daily repeated magnetic field shielding induces analgesia in CD-1 mice. Bioelectromagnetics 26(2): 109-117 (2005) - [Published | PMID: 15672364]
  82. Jin, Y., Kong, H., Stodilka, R.Z., Wells, R.G., Zabel, P.L., Merrifield, P., Sykes, J., & F.S. Prato. Determining the minimum number of detectable cardiac-transplanted 111In-tropolone-labelled bone-marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells by SPECT. Phys Med Biol 50(19): 4445-4455 (2005) - [Published | PMID: 16177481]
  83. Cook, C., Thomas, A.W., Keenliside, L., & F.S. Prato. Resting EEG effects during exposure to a pulsed ELF magnetic field. Bioelectromagnetics 26(5): 367-376 (2005) - [Published | PMID: 15887255]
  84. Lekx, K.S., Prato, F.S., Sykes, J., & G. Wisenberg. The partition coefficient of Gd-DTPA reflects maintained tissue viability in a canine model of chronic significant coronary stenosis. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 6(1): 33-42 (2004) - [Published | PMID: 15054927]
  85. Cook, C., Thomas, A.W., & F.S. Prato. Resting EEG is affected by exposure to a pulsed ELF magnetic field. Bioelectromagnetics 25(3): 196-203 (2004) - [Published | PMID: 15042628]
  86. Thornhill, R., Prato, F.S., Wisenberg, G., Moran, G.R., & J. Sykes. Determining the extent to which delayed-enhancement images reflect the partition-coefficient of Gd-DTPA in canine studies of reperfused and unreperfused myocardial infarction. Magn Reson Med 52(5): 1069-1079 (2004) - [Published | PMID: 15508150]
  87. Shupak, N., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Human exposure to a specific pulsed magnetic field: effects on thermal sensory and pain thresholds. Neurosci Lett 363(2): 157-162 (2004) - [Published | PMID: 15172106]
  88. Shupak, N., Hensel, J., Cross-Mellor, S., Kavaliers, M., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Analgesic and behavioral effects of a 100 microT specific pulsed extremely low frequency magnetic field on control and morphine treated CF-1 mice. Neurosci Lett 354(1): 30-33 (2004) - [Published | PMID: 14698475]
  89. Moran, G.R., & F.S. Prato. Modeling (1H) exchange: an estimate of the error introduced in MRI by assuming the fast exchange limit in bolus tracking. Magn Reson Med 51(4): 816-827 (2004) - [Published | PMID: 15065256]
  90. Bartolini, M.E., Pekar, J.J., Chettle, D., McNeill, F., Scott, A., Sykes, J., Prato, F.S., & G.R. Moran. An investigation of the toxicity of gadolinium based MRI contrast agents using neutron activation analysis. Magn Reson Med 21(5): 541-544 (2003) - [Published | PMID: 12878264]
  91. Shupak, N., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Therapeutic uses of magnetic field exposure: A review. Radio Sci Bull 307: 9-32 (2003) - [Published]
  92. Thornhill, R., Prato, F.S., & G. Wisenberg. The assessment of myocardial viability: a review of current diagnostic imaging approaches. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 4(3): 381-410 (2002) - [Published | PMID: 12234110]
  93. Moran, G.R., Thornhill, R., Sykes, J., & F.S. Prato. Myocardial viability imaging using Gd-DTPA: physiological modeling of infarcted myocardium, and impact on injection strategy and imaging time. Magn Reson Med 48(5): 791-800 (2002) - [Published | PMID: 12417993]
  94. McCreary, C., Thomas, A.W., & F.S. Prato. Factors confounding cytosolic calcium measurements in Jurkat E6.1 cells during exposure to ELF magnetic fields. Bioelectromagnetics 23(4): 315-328 (2002) - [Published | PMID: 11948612]
  95. Cook, C., Thomas, A.W., & F.S. Prato. Human electrophysiological and cognitive effects of exposure to ELF magnetic and ELF modulated RF and microwave fields: a review of recent studies. Bioelectromagnetics 23(2): 144-157 (2002) - [Published | PMID: 11835261]
  96. Thomas, A.W., White K.P., Drost, D., Cook, C., & F.S. Prato. A comparison of rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia patients and healthy control exposed to a pulse (200 mT) magnetic field: Effects on normal standing balance. Neurosci Lett 309: 17-20 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11489536]
  97. Thomas, A.W., Drost, D., & F.S. Prato. Magnetic field exposure and behavioural monitoring system. Bioelectromagnetics 22: 401-407 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11536281]
  98. Pereira, R.S., Prato, F.S., Wisenberg, G., Sykes, J., & K.J. Yvorchuk. The use of Gd-DTPA as a marker of myocardial viability in reperfused acute myocardial infarction. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 17: 395-404 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 12025953]
  99. Thornhill, R., Prato, F.S., Pereira, R.S., Wisenberg, G., & J. Sykes. Examining a canine model of stunned myocardium with Gd-DTPA-enhanced MRI. Magn Reson Imaging 45: 864-871 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11323813]
  100. Prato, F.S., Thomas, A.W., & C. Cook. Human standing balance is affected by exposure to pulsed ELF magnetic fields: Light intensity dependent effects. Neuroreport 12: 1501-1505 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11388437]
  101. Choleris, E., Thomas, A.W., Kavaliers, M., & F.S. Prato. A detailed ethological analysis of the mouse open field test: Effects of diazepam, chlordiazepoxide and an extremely low frequency pulsed magnetic field. Neurosci Biobehav Rev 25: 235-260 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11378179]
  102. Krewski, D., Glickman, B., Lotz, W.G., Mandeville, R., McBride, M.L., Prato, F.S., & D. Weaver. Update: Recent advances in research on radiofrequency fields and health. J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 4: 145-159 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11202059]
  103. Krewski, D., Glickman, B., Lotz, W.G., Mandeville, R., McBride, M.L., Prato, F.S., & D. Weaver. Potential health risks of radiofrequency fields from wireless telecommunications devices. J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 4: 1-143 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11202058]
  104. Thomas, A.W., Drost, D., & F.S. Prato. Human subjects exposed to a specific pulsed (200mT) magnetic field: Effects on normal standing balance. Neurosci Lett 297: 121-124 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11121885]
  105. Moran, G.R., & F.S. Prato. Modeling tissue contrast agent concentration: A solution to the tissue homogeneity model using a simulated arterial input function. Magn Reson Imaging 45: 42-45 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11146484]
  106. Pereira, R.S., Wisenberg, G., Prato, F.S., & K.J. Yvorchuk. Clinical assessment of myocardial viability using MRI during a constant infusion of Gd-DTPA. MAGMA 11: 104-113 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11154951]
  107. Choleris, E., Del Seppia, C., Thomas, A.W., Luschi, P., Ghione, S., Moran, G.R., & F.S. Prato. Shielding but not zeroing of the ambient magnetic field reduces stress-induced analgaesia in mice. (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11798436]
  108. Bellamy, D., Pereira, R.S., McKenzie, C., Prato, F.S., Drost, D., Sykes, J., & G. Wisenberg. Gd-DTPA bolus tracking in the myocardium using T1 Fast Acquisition Relaxation Mapping (T1-FARM). Magn Reson Imaging 46: 555-564 (2001) - [Published | PMID: 11550249]
  109. Choleris, E., Thomas, A.W., Ossenkopp, K.-P., Kavaliers, M., Valsecchi, P., & F.S. Prato. Sex differences in conditioned taste aversion and in the effects of exposure to a specific pulsed magnetic field in deer mice, Peromyscus maniculatus. Physiol. Behav. 71: 237-249 (2000) - [Published | PMID: 11150555]
  110. Pereira, R.S., Prato, F.S., Lekx, K.S., Sykes, J., & G. Wisenberg. Contrast-enhanced MRI for the assessment of myocardial viability after permanent coronary artery occlusion. Magn Reson Imaging 44: 309-316 (2000) - [Published | PMID: 10918331]
  111. Prato, F.S., Kavaliers, M., & A.W. Thomas. Extremely low frequency magnetic fields can either increase or decrease analgaesia in the land snail depending on field and light conditions. Bioelectromagnetics 21: 287-301 (2000) - [Published | PMID: 10797457]
  112. Stodilka, R.Z., Kemp, B.J., Prato, F.S., Kertesz, A., Kuhl, D., & R. Larry Nicholson. Scatter and Attenuation Correction for Brain SPECT using Attenuation Distributions Inferred from a Head Atlas. J Nucl Med 41(9): 1569-1578 (2000) - [Published | PMID: 10994740]
  113. McKenzie, C., Thornhill, R., Prato, F.S., & D. Drost. T1 fast acquisition relaxation mapping (T1 FARM): Optimised data acquisition. Magn Reson Imaging 18: 129-138 (2000) - [Published | PMID: 10722972]
  114. McKenzie, C., Pereira, R.S., Prato, F.S., Chen, Z., & D. Drost. Improved contrast agent bolus tracking using T1-FARM. Magn Reson Med 41: 429-435 (1999) - [Published | PMID: 10204862]
  115. Kavaliers, M., & F.S. Prato. Light-dependent effects of magnetic fields on nitric oxide activation in the land snail. Neuroreport 10: 1863-1867 (1999) - [Published | PMID: 10501522]
  116. McKenzie, C., Chen, Z., Drost, D., & F.S. Prato. Fast acquisition of quantitative T2 maps. Magn Reson Med 41: 208-212 (1999) - [Published | PMID: 10025632]
  117. Beers, G.J., Phillips, J.L., Prato, F.S., & I. Nair. Biologic effects of low-level electromagnetic fields: Current issues and controversies. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 6: 208-212 (1999) - [Published | PMID: 9799854]
  118. Pereira, R.S., Prato, F.S., Sykes, J., & G. Wisenberg. Assessment of myocardial viability using MRI during a constant infusion of Gd-DTPA: Further studies at early and late periods of reperfusion. Magn Reson Med 42: 60-68 (1999) - [Published | PMID: 10398951]
  119. Stodilka, R.Z., Kemp, B.J., Prato, F.S., & R. Larry Nicholson. Importance of bone attenuation in brain SPECT quantification. J Nucl Med 39(1): 190-197 (1998) - [Published | PMID: 9443760]
  120. Kavaliers, M., Choleris, E., Prato, F.S., & K.-P. Ossenkopp. Evidence for the involvement of nitric oxide and nitric oxide synthase in the modulation of opioid-induced analgaesia and the inhibitory effects of exposure to 60Hz magnetic fields in the land snail. Brain Res Bull 809: 50-57 (1998) - [Published | PMID: 9795129]
  121. Chen, Z., Prato, F.S., & C. McKenzie. T1 Fast Acquisition Relaxation Mapping (T1-FARM): An optimised reconstruction. IEEE Trans Med Imag 17: 155-160 (1998) - [Published | PMID: 9688148]
  122. Prato, F.S., Kavaliers, M., Thomas, A.W., & K.-P. Ossenkopp. Modulatory actions of light on the behavioural responses to magnetic fields by land snails probably occur at the magnetic field detection stage.. 265: 367-373 (1998) - [Published]
  123. Thomas, A.W., Kavaliers, M., Prato, F.S., & K.-P. Ossenkopp. Analgaesic effects of a specific pulsed magnetic field in the land snail, Cepaea Nemoralis: Consequences of repeated exposures, relations to tolerance and cross-tolerance with DPDPE. Peptides 19: 333-342 (1998) - [Published | PMID: 9493866]
  124. Stodilka, R.Z., Kemp, B.J., Msaki, P., Prato, F.S., & R. Larry Nicholson. The Relative Contributions of Scatter and Attenuation Corrections Toward Improved Brain SPECT Quantification. Phys Med Biol 43(10): 2991-3008 (1998) - [Published | PMID: 9814531]
  125. Taylor, A., Manatunga, A., Morton, K., Reese, L., Prato, F.S., Greenberg, E., Folks, R., Kemp, B.J., Jones, M., Corrigan, P., Galt, J., & L. Eshima. Multicentre trial validation of a camera-based method to measure 99mTc-mercaptoacetyltriglycine, or 99mTcMAG3, clearance. Radiology 204: 47-54 (1997) - [Published | PMID: 9205222]
  126. Thomas, A.W., Kavaliers, M., Prato, F.S., & K.-P. Ossenkopp. Pulsed magnetic field induced “analgaesia” in the land snail, Cepaea nemoralis, and the effects of µ, d and ? opioid receptors agonists/antagonists. Peptides 18: 703-709 (1997) - [Published | PMID: 9213364]
  127. Thomas, A.W., Kavaliers, M., Prato, F.S., & K.-P. Ossenkopp. Anti-nociceptive effects of a pulsed magnetic field in the land snail, Cepaea nemoralis. Neurosci Lett 222: 107-110 (1997) - [Published | PMID: 9111740]
  128. Prato, F.S., Kavaliers, M., Cullen, A.P., & A.W. Thomas. Light-dependent and –independent behavioural effects of extremely low frequency magnetic fields in a land snail are consistent with a parametric resonance mechanism. Bioelectromagnetics 18: 284-291 (1997) - [Published | PMID: 9096848]
  129. Prato, F.S., Kavaliers, M., & J.J.L. Carson. Behavioural evidence that magnetic field effects in the land snail, cepea nemoralis, may not depend on magnetite or induced electric currents. Bioelectromagnetics 17(2): 123-130 (1996) - [Published | PMID: 8860729]
  130. Prato, F.S., Kavaliers, M., & J.J.L. Carson. Behavioural responses to magnetic fields by land snails are dependent on both magnetic field direction and light. P Roy Soc B-Biol Sci 263(1376): 1437-1442 (1996) - [Published]
  131. Carson, J.J.L., & F.S. Prato. A fluorescence spectrophotometer for the real time detection of cytosolic free calcium from cell suspensions during exposure to extremely low frequency magnetic fields. Rev Sci Instrum 67(12): 4336-4346 (1996) - [Published]
  132. Pereira, R.S., Prato, F.S., Wisenberg, G., & J. Sykes. The determination of myocardial viability using Gd-DTPA in a canine model of acute myocardial ischaemia and reperfusion. Magn Reson Med 36: 684-693 (1996) - [Published | PMID: 8916018]
  133. Kavaliers, M., Ossenkopp, K.-P., Prato, F.S., Innes, D., Galea, L., Kinsella, D., & T.S. Perrott-Sinai. Spatial learning in deer mice: Sex differences and the effects of endogenous opioids and 60 Hz magnetic fields. J. Comp. Physiol. A 179: 715-724 (1996) - [Published | PMID: 8888582]
  134. Prato, F.S., Carson, J.J.L., Ossenkopp, K.-P., & M. Kavaliers. Possible mechanisms by which extremely low frequency magnetic fields affect opioid function. FASEB J 9: 807-814 (1995) - [Published | PMID: 7601344]
  135. Kemp, B.J., Prato, F.S., Larry Nicholson, R., & L. Reese. Transmission computed tomography imaging of the head with a SPECT system and a collimated line source. J Nucl Med 36: 328-335 (1995) - [Published | PMID: 7830139]
  136. Kemp, B.J., Prato, F.S., & R. Larry Nicholson. The geometric modulation transfer function of a transmission imaging system that uses a SPECT scintillation camera and parallel hole collimation. Med Phys 22: 773-741 (1995) - [Published | PMID: 7565362]
  137. Tong, C.Y., & F.S. Prato. A novel fast T1-mapping method. J Magn Reson Imaging 4: 701-708 (1994) - [Published | PMID: 7981515]
  138. Prato, F.S., Wills, J.M., Frappier, J.R., Drost, D., Lee, T.-Y., Shivers, R.R. , & P.L. Zabel. Blood brain barrier permeability in rats is altered by exposure to magnetic fields associated with magnetic resonance imaging in 1.5T. Microscopy Research and Technique 27: 528-534 (1994) - [Published | PMID: 8012055]
  139. Steckner, M.C., Drost, D., & F.S. Prato. Computing the modulation transfer function of a magnetic resonance imager. Med Phys 21: 483-489 (1994) - [Published | PMID: 8208224]
  140. Karbe, H., Kertesz, A., Davis, J., Kemp, B.J., Prato, F.S., & R. Larry Nicholson. Quantification of functional deficit in Alzheimer’s disease using a computer assisted mapping programme for 99mTc-HMPAO SPECT. Neuroradiol 36: 1-6 (1994) - [Published | PMID: 8107986]
  141. Steckner, M.C., Drost, D., & F.S. Prato. A cosine modulation artefact in modulation transfer function computations caused by the misregistration of line spread profiles. Med Phys 29(1): 469-473 (1993) - [Published | PMID: 8497239]
  142. Tong, C.Y., Prato, F.S., Wisenberg, G., Lee, T.-Y., Carroll, E., Sandler, D., Wills, J.M., & D. Drost. Measurement of the extraction efficiency and distribution volume for Gd-DTPA in normal and diseased canine myocardium. Magn Reson Med 39: 337-346 (1993) - [Published | PMID: 8412605]
  143. Tong, C.Y., Prato, F.S., Wisenberg, G., Lee, T.-Y., Carroll, E., Sandler, D., & J.M. Wills. Techniques for the measurement of the local myocardial extraction efficiency for inert diffusible contrast agents such as gadopentate dimeglumine. Magn Reson Med 39: 332-336 (1993) - [Published | PMID: 8412604]
  144. Prato, F.S., Kavaliers, M., Ossenkopp, K.-P., Carson, J.J.L., Drost, D., & J.R. Frappier. Extremely low frequency magnetic field exposure from MRI/MRS procedures. Implications for patients (acute exposures) and operational personnel (chronic exposures). Ann NY Acad Sci 31(649): 44-58 (1992) - [Published | PMID: 1580517]
  145. Kemp, B.J., Prato, F.S., Dean, G., Larry Nicholson, R., & L. Reese. Correction for attenuation in SPECT brain imaging. J Nucl Med 33: 1875-1880 (1992) - [Published | PMID: 1403161]
  146. Latham, T.B., Prato, F.S., Wisenberg, G., & L. Reese. Effects of dipyridamole infusion on human renal function observed using 99mTc-HMPAO. J Nucl Med 33: 355-358 (1992) - [Published | PMID: 1740702]
  147. Diesbourg, L.D., Prato, F.S., Wisenberg, G., Drost, D., Marshall, T.P., Carroll, S.E., & B. O'Neill. Quantification of myocardial blood flow and extracellular volumes using a bolus injection of Gd-DTPA: Kinetic modelling in canine ischaemic disease. Magn Reson Med 23: 239-253 (1992) - [Published | PMID: 1549039]
  148. Steckner, M.C., Drost, D., & F.S. Prato. Comments on: "Transfer function measurements and analysis for a magnetic resonance imager," Mohapatra et al. Med Phys 18: 1141-1144 (1991) - [Published | PMID: 1584152]
  149. Skillings, J.R., Bramwell, V., Larry Nicholson, R., Prato, F.S., & G.A. Wells. A prospective study of magnetic resonance imaging in lymphoma staging. Cancer 67: 1838-1843 (1991) - [Published | PMID: 2004296]
  150. Carson, J.J.L., Prato, F.S., Diesbourg, L.D., Drost, D., & S. Dixon. Time-varying magnetic fields increase cytosolic free calcium in HL-60 cells. Am J Physiol, Cell Physiol 259(4 Pt 1): 687-692 (1990) - [Published | PMID: 2221045]
  151. Prato, F.S., Frappier, J.R., Shivers, R.R. , Kavaliers, M., Zabel, P.L., Drost, D., & T.-Y. Lee. Magnetic resonance imaging increases the blood-barrier permeability to 153-Gadolinium diethylenetriaminepentaacetic acid in rats. Brain Res Bull 523: 301-304 (1990) - [Published | PMID: 2400915]
  152. Kwong-Hing, A., Sandhu, H.S., Prato, F.S., Frappier, J.R., & M. Kavaliers. Effects of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) on the formation of mouse dentin and bone.. J Exper Zoo 251: 53-59 (1989) - [Published | PMID: 2809534]
  153. Teskey, G.C., Prato, F.S., Ossenkopp, K.-P., & M. Kavaliers. Exposure to time-varying magnetic fields associated with magnetic resonance imaging reduced fentanyl-induced analgesia in mice. Bioelectromagnetics 9: 167-174 (1988) - [Published | PMID: 2837250]
  154. Wisenberg, G., Prato, F.S., Carroll, S.E., Turner, K.L., & T.P. Marshall. Serial NMR imaging of acute myocardial infarction with and without reperfusion. Am Heart J 115: 510-518 (1988) - [Published | PMID: 3344656]
  155. Prato, F.S., Ossenkopp, K.-P., Kavaliers, M., Uksik, P., Larry Nicholson, R., Drost, D., & E.A. Sestini. Effects of exposure to magnetic resonance imaging on nocturnal serum melatonin and other hormone levels in adult males: Preliminary findings. J Bioelectricity 7: 169-180 (1988) - [Published]
  156. Prato, F.S., Wisenberg, G., Marshall, T.P., Uksik, P., & P.L. Zabel. Comparison of the biodistribution of Gd-153 DTPA and Tc-99m DTPA in rats. J Nucl Med 29: 1683-1687 (1988) - [Published | PMID: 3049959]
  157. Teskey, G.C., Ossenkopp, K.-P., Prato, F.S., & E.A. Sestini. Survivability and long-term stress reactivity levels following repeated exposure to nuclear magnetic resonance imaging procedure in rats. Physiol Chem Phys Med NMR 19: 43-49 (1987) - [Published | PMID: 3039549]
  158. Wisenberg, G., Pflugfelder, P.W., Kostuk, W.J., McKenzie, F.N., & F.S. Prato. Diagnostic applicability of magnetic resonance imaging in assessing human cardiac allograft rejection. Am J Card 60: 130-136 (1987) - [Published | PMID: 3300244]
  159. Sweetland, J., Kertesz, A., Prato, F.S., & K. Nantau. The effect of magnetic resonance imaging on human cognition. Magn Reson Imaging 5: 129-135 (1987) - [Published | PMID: 3295446]
  160. Prato, F.S., Ossenkopp, K.-P., Kavaliers, M., Sestini, E.A., & G.C. Teskey. Attenuation of morphine-induced analgesia in mice by exposure to magnetic resonance imaging: Separate effects of the static, radiofrequency and time-varying magnetic fields. Magn Reson Imaging 5: 9-14 (1987) - [Published | PMID: 3586876]
  161. Shivers, R.R. , Kavaliers, M., Teskey, G.C., Prato, F.S., & R.M. Pelletier. Magnetic resonance imaging temporarily alters blood-brain barrier permeability in the rat. Neurosci Lett 76: 25-31 (1987) - [Published | PMID: 3587744]
  162. Marrocco, B.J.D., Drost, D., & F.S. Prato. An optimised head coil design for MR imaging at 0.15T. Magn Reson Med 5: 143-159 (1987) - [Published | PMID: 3657503]
  163. Prato, F.S., Drost, D., King, M., Keys, T., Wisenberg, G., Galland, C., & P.W. Pflugfelder. Cardiac T1 calculation from MR spin-echo images. Magn Reson Med 4: 227-243 (1987) - [Published | PMID: 3574057]
  164. Innis, N.K., Ossenkopp, K.-P., Prato, F.S., & E.A. Sestini. Behavioural effects of exposure to nuclear magnetic resonance imaging. II: Spatial memory tests. Magn Reson Imaging 4: 281-284 (1986) - [Published | PMID: 3669943]
  165. Ossenkopp, K.-P., Innis, N.K., Prato, F.S., & E.A. Sestini. Behavioural effects of exposure to nuclear magnetic resonance imaging. I: Open-field behaviour and passive avoidance learning in rats. Magn Reson Imaging 4: 275-280 (1986) - [Published | PMID: 3669942]
  166. Prato, F.S., Larry Nicholson, R., Smith, M., & D. Drost. Hazards and associated recommendations for Canadian MR imaging sites. Can Assoc Radiol J 37: 233-237 (1986) - [Published | PMID: 2950105]
  167. Lewis, C.E., Prato, F.S., Drost, D., & R. Larry Nicholson. Comparison of respiratory triggering and gating techniques for the removal of respiratory artefacts in MR imaging. Radiology 160: 803-810 (1986) - [Published | PMID: 3737921]
  168. Inch, W.R., Prato, F.S., Butland, T.S., & J.V. Frei. Use of nuclear magnetic resonance to monitor lung injury by x-radiation: A preliminary study. Resp Care 31: 388-394 (1986) - [Published]
  169. Pflugfelder, P.W., Wisenberg, G., Prato, F.S., Turner, K.L., & S.E. Carroll. Serial imaging of canine myocardial infarction by in vivo magnetic resonance. J Am Coll Cardiol Cardiovasc Imaging 7: 843-849 (1986) - [Published | PMID: 3958342]
  170. Prato, F.S., Drost, D., Keys, T., Laxon, P., Comissiong, B., & E.A. Sestini. Optimisation of signal to noise in spin-lattice images derived from two spin-echo images. Magn Reson Med 3: 63-75 (1986) - [Published | PMID: 3959891]
  171. Wisenberg, G., Zawadowski, A.G., Gebhardt, V.A., Prato, F.S., Goddard, M.D., Nichol, P.M., & P.A. Rechnitzer. Dopamine: Its potential for inducing ischemic left ventricular dysfunction. J Am Coll Cardiol Cardiovasc Imaging 6: 84-92 (1985) - [Published | PMID: 3159781]
  172. Pflugfelder, P.W., Wisenberg, G., & F.S. Prato. Cardiovascular applications of magnetic resonance imaging. Can Med Assoc J 133: 1121-1125 (1985) - [Published | PMID: 3904969]
  173. Wexler, H.R., Larry Nicholson, R., Prato, F.S., Carey, L.S., Vinitski, S., & L. Reese. Quantitation of lung water by nuclear magnetic resonance imaging: A preliminary study. Invest Radiol 20: 583-590 (1985) - [Published | PMID: 4066229]
  174. Ossenkopp, K.-P., Kavaliers, M., Prato, F.S., Teskey, G.C., Sestini, E.A., & M. Hirst. Exposure to nuclear magnetic resonance imaging procedure attenuates morphine-induced analgesia in mice. Life Sci 37: 1507-1514 (1985) - [Published | PMID: 4046745]
  175. Pflugfelder, P.W., Wisenberg, G., Prato, F.S., Carroll, S.E., & K.L. Turner. Early detection of canine myocardial infarction by in vivo magnetic resonance imaging. Circulation 71: 587-594 (1985) - [Published | PMID: 3971530]
  176. Wisenberg, G., Zawadowski, A.G., Gebhardt, V.A., Prato, F.S., Goddard, M.D., Nichol, P.M., & P.A. Rechnitzer. Effects on ventricular function of disopyramide, procainamide and quinidine as determined by radionuclide angiography. Am J Card 53: 1292-1297 (1984) - [Published | PMID: 6711431]
  177. Vinitski, S., & F.S. Prato. Estimated alpha dose to the epithelial and basal cells of the bronchial tree from acute radioaerosol exposure. Health Phys 44: 675-679 (1983) - [Published | PMID: 6853194]
  178. Vinitski, S., & F.S. Prato. Dosimetric consideration of radioactive particle inhalation. Health Phys 44: 454-455 (1983) - [Published]
  179. Prato, F.S., & S. Vinitski. Radiation dose calculations for inhalation of Tc-99m sulphur colloid radioaerosol. J Nucl Med 24: 816-821 (1983) - [Published | PMID: 6886812]
  180. Prato, F.S., & R.L. Knill. Diazepam sedation reduces functional residual capacity and alters the distribution of ventilation in man. Can Anaesth Soc J 30: 493-500 (1983) - [Published | PMID: 6627067]
  181. Prato, F.S., Gauci, E., & T.D. Cradduck. An interface between several cameras and two computers using differential analogue transmission. J Nucl Med 23: 735-738 (1982) - [Published | PMID: 7108616]
  182. Prato, F.S., Reese, L., Tevaarwerk, G.J.M., MacKenzie, R., & C.J. Hurst. Relation of cord blood thyroxine and thyrotropin levels to gestational age and birth weight. Can Med Assoc J 123: 1007-1011 (1980) - [Published | PMID: 7192594]
  183. Prato, F.S., & R. MacKenzie. The validity of performing a ventilation study after the perfusion lung scan. J Nucl Med 29: 578-579 (1979) - [Published | PMID: 536830]
  184. Prato, F.S., Kurdyak, R., Saibil, E., Rider, W.D., & N. Aspin. Physiological and radiographic assessment during the development of pulmonary fibrosis. Radiology 122: 389-397 (1977) - [Published | PMID: 834882]
  185. Prato, F.S., Kurdyak, R., Saibil, E., Carrothers, J., Rider, W.D., & N. Aspin. The incidence of radiation pneumonitis as a result of single fraction upper half body irradiation. Cancer 39: 71-78 (1977) - [Published | PMID: 832253]
  186. Prato, F.S., Kurdyak, R., Saibil, E., Rider, W.D., & N. Aspin. Regional and total lung function in patients studied after pulmonary irradiation. Invest Radiol 12: 224-237 (1977) - [Published | PMID: 863626]
  187. Santon, L.W., Prato, F.S., & N. Aspin. Long-distance transmission of digital scintillation camera signals. J Nucl Med 17: 394-396 (1976) - [Published | PMID: 772181]
  188. Taylor, H.W., Singh, B., Prato, F.S., & J.D. King. The decay of 129 Ba. Nuclear Physics 129: 417-447 (1972) - [Published]
  189. Taylor, H.W., Singh, B., Prato, F.S., & R. McPherson. A tabulation of gamma-gamma directional correlation coefficients. ADNDT 9(1): 1-83 (1971) - [Published]

Proceedings Articles

  1. Legros, A., Miller, J.E., Modolo, J., Corbacio, M., Robertson, J., Goulet, D., Lambrozo, J., Plante, M., Souques, M., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Finger tapping induced brain activation is modulated after a 60 Hz, 3000 uT magnetic field exposure. (2010) - [Published]
  2. Corbacio, M., Brown, S., Dubois, S.L., Weller, J., Beuter, A., Goulet, D., Lambrozo, J., Plante, M., Souques, M., Prato, F.S., Thomas, A.W., & A. Legros. Effects of a 60 Hz, 3000 Microtesla Magnetic Field on Human Cognitive Processing. (2010) - [Published]
  3. Miller, J.E., Modolo, J., Robertson, J., Corbacio, M., Dubois, S.L., Stodilka, R.Z., Goulet, D., Lambrozo, J., Plante, M., Souques, M., Prato, F.S., Thomas, A.W., & A. Legros. Effects of a 60 Hz Magnetic Field Exposure on Human Cortical Activity During a Mental Rotation Task as Measured by fMRI. (2010) - [Published]
  4. Modolo, J., Legros, A., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Effect of a 1000 muT, 60 Hz magnetic field on spike timing in cortical neurons: a modeling study. (2010) - [Published]
  5. Ephrat, P., Roumeliotis, M., Prato, F.S., & J.J.L. Carson. 3D photoacoustic imaging of a moving target. Proc. SPIE 7177: 71770W (2009) - [Published]
  6. Robertson, J., Théberge, J., Weller, J., Drost, D., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Functional imaging of magnetic field therapy. Proc. URSI (2008) - [Published]
  7. Robertson, J., Prato, F.S., Desjardins Holmes, D., Keenliside, L., & A.W. Thomas. A review of several experiments in geomagnetic shielding and analgesia in mice. () - [Published]
  8. McNamee, D., Legros, A., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. The acute exposure effects of power-line frequency (60 Hz) magnetic fields on peripheral microcirculation. Proc. URSI (2007) - [Published]
  9. McKay, J., Tyml, K., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. The effects of a specific pulsed magnetic field on circulatory and microcirculatory parameters. (2006) - [Published]
  10. Albert, G.C., McNamee, J., Bellier, P., Prato, F.S., Vijayalxmi, & A.W. Thomas. Cytogenetic analysis of human lymphocytes after acute in vivo exposure to a 200 micro Tesla 60 Hz sinusoidal magnetic field. () - [Published]
  11. Legros, A., McNamee, J., Beuter, A., Goulet, D., Plante, M., Lambrozo, J., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Power-line frequency magnetic field effects on human neurophysiology and motor behaviour. Proc. URSI (2007) - [Published]
  12. Bureau, Y., Thomas, A.W., Marseu, K., Dunlop, D., Adams, E., Robertson, J., & F.S. Prato. Expression in the brain of mice exposed to pulsed low frequency magnetic fields and restraint. () - [Published]
  13. Stodilka, R.Z., Prato, F.S., Robertson, J., Lewden, B., & A.W. Thomas. Behaviour of a large-scale brain model in response to simple and complex stimuli. () - [Published]
  14. Goldhawk, D., McCreary, C., McGirr, R., Dhanvantari, S., Hill, D., Thompson, R.T., Lemaire, C., Thomas, A.W., Stodilka, R.Z., & F.S. Prato. Gene from magnetotactic bacteria provides novel MRI contrast agent. (2006) - [Published]
  15. Robertson, J., Drost, D., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Image guided magnetic field therapy. () - [Published]
  16. Legros, A., Robertson, J., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Power-line magnetic fields and brain activation: A fMRI pilot study. Proc. URSI (2007) - [Published]
  17. Cook, C., Thomas, A.W., & F.S. Prato. The effects of a specific pulsed magnetic field upon human brain electrical activity. () - [Published]
  18. Keenliside, L., Prato, F.S., Desjardins Holmes, D., & A.W. Thomas. Determining the threshold of light exposure required to eliminate electromagnetic shielding induced analgesia in CD-1 mice. () - [Published]
  19. Thomas, A.W., & F.S. Prato. Pilot Study: Double-blinded placebo-controlled treatment with a specific low frequency pulsed magnetic field. Proc. URSI (2005) - [Published]
  20. McCreary, C., Dixon, S., Fraher, L., & F.S. Prato. Effects of extremely low frequency treatment with a specific low frequency pulsed magnetic field. Proc. URSI (2005) - [Published]
  21. Robertson, J., Prato, F.S., Desjardins Holmes, D., Keenliside, L., & A.W. Thomas. Reintroduced time-varying geomagnetic field attenuates analgesia due to repeated magnetic field shielding. Proc. URSI (2005) - [Published]
  22. Prato, F.S., Desjardins Holmes, D., Keenliside, L., Robertson, J., & A.W. Thomas. In an electromagnetically shielded environment a 125 nanoTesla pulsed magnetic field induces changes in nociception in mice. Proc. URSI (2005) - [Published]

Book Chapters

  1. St. Lawrence, K., Owen, D., & F.S. Prato. Advanced signal processing, theory and implementation for sonar, radar and non-invasive medical diagnostic systems. Stergios Stergiopoulos ed., CRC Press, (2009)
  2. Stodilka, R.Z., Lewden, B., Jerosch-Herold, M., & F.S. Prato. Advanced Signal Processing Handbook, 2nd Edition. S. Stergiopoulus ed., CRC Press, (2009)
  3. Blackwood, K., Sabondjian, E., Goldhawk, D., Kovacs, M.S., Wisenberg, G., Merrifield, P., Prato, F.S., DeMoor, J., & R.Z. Stodilka. Progress in Stem Cell Applications. Faraday, AV and Dyer, JT ed., Nova Science Publishers, Inc., (2008)
  4. Stodilka, R.Z., Blackwood, K., & F.S. Prato. Interactions, Vol. 52. (2006)
  5. Prato, F.S., Thomas, A.W., & C. Cook. Advances in Electromagnetic Fields in Living Systems. J. Lin ed., Springer, (2003)

Reports

  1. Legros, A., McNamee, D., Corbacio, M., Beuter, A., Brown, S., Keenliside, L., Prato, F.S., & A.W. Thomas. Neurophysiological and Behavioral Effects of a 1800 µT, 60 Hz Magnetic Field in Humans – Phase I. Électricité de France (2010)
  2. Théberge, J., Lanius, R.A., St. Lawrence, K., Prato, F.S., Thompson, R.T., Thomas, A.W., & R.Z. Stodilka. Investigation of the Effects of Closed-Head Injury using Neurophysiological, Neuroimaging and Neurocognitive Assessment – *Phase 3, Task 1*. Lawson Health Research Institute (2008)

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