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Xin Yu, ScD

Professor of Biomedical Engineering 216.368.3918 (o)

Department of Biomedical Engineering
Case Western Reserve University
Wickenden Building Room 427
10900 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106

Research Interests

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (MRS)
  • Cardiovascular physiology and diseases

  • ScD, Radiological Sciences, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology
  • MS, Electrical Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University
  • BS, Electrical Engineering, University of Science and Technology, Hefei, Anhui, China
  • Research Award, Case School of Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, 2008
  • Clement Vaturi Fellowship in Biomedical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1993-1994
  • Wolkman Fellowship of W.G.C. Whiting School of Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University, 1989-1990
  1. The impact of cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator disruption on cardiac function and stress response. J Cyst Fibros. 2015. [Epub ahead of print].
  2. Rapid multisclice T1 mapping of mouse myocardium: application to quantification of manganese uptake in α-dystrobrevin knockout mice. Magn Reson Med. 2014 doi: 10.1002.mrm.25533. [Epub ahead of print].
  3. Lack of dystrophin results in abnormal cerebral diffusion and perfusion in vivo. Neuroimage. 2014 Nov 15;102 Pt 2:809-16.
  4. Quantification of regional myocardial wall motion by cardiovascular magnetic resonance. Quant Imaging Med Surg. 2014; Oct 4(5):345-57.