Brain Imaging, Diffusion Tensor Imaging, Image Analysis, Imaging, MRI, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuroscience, Spinal Cord
Biophysics and Systems Pharmacology [BSP], Neuroscience [NEU]
BS, Peking University
PhD, Washington University in St. Louis
Richard and Susan Friedman Research Scholar Award
The Friedman Brain Institute, ISMMS
IPMSA Infrastructure Award
International Progressive Multiple Sclerosis Alliance (IPMSA)
NARSAD Young Investigator Award
Brain and Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF)
RSNA Research Scholar Award
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
Advanced magnetic resonance (MR) techniques in neuroimaging
Xu J, Sun SW, Naismith RT, Snyder AZ, Cross AH, Song SK. Assessing optic nerve pathology with diffusion MRI: from mouse to human. NMR in Biomedicine 2008 Nov; 21(9): 928-40.
Naismith* RT, Xu* J, Tutlam NT, Snyder A, Benzinger T, Shimony J, Shepherd J, Trinkaus K, Cross AH, Song SK. Disability in optic neuritis correlates with diffusion tensor-derived directional diffusivities. Neurology 2009 Feb; 72(7): 589-94.
Xu J, Shimony JS, Klawiter EC, Snyder AZ, Trinkaus K, Naismith RT, Benzinger TL, Cross AH, Song SK. Improved in vivo diffusion tensor imaging of human cervical spinal cord. NeuroImage 2013 Feb; 67(15): 64-76.
Naismith RT, Xu J, Klawiter EC, Lancia S, Tutlam NT, Wagner JM, Qian P, Trinkaus K, Song SK, Cross AH. Spinal cord tract diffusion tensor imaging reveals disability substrate in demyelinating disease. Neurology 2013 Jun; 80(24): 2201-9.
Uğurbil K, Xu J, Auerbach EJ, Moeller S, Vu AT, Duarte-Carvajalino JM, Lenglet C, Wu X, Schmitter S, Van de Moortele PF, Strupp J, Sapiro G, De Martino F, Wang D, Harel N, Garwood M, Chen L, Feinberg DA, Smith SM, Miller KL, Sotiropoulos SN, Jbabdi S, Andersson JL, Behrens TE, Glasser MF, Van Essen DC, Yacoub E. Pushing spatial and temporal resolution for functional and diffusion MRI in the Human Connectome Project. NeuroImage 2013 Oct; 80: 80-104.
Xu J, Moeller S, Auerbach EJ, Strupp J, Smith SM, Feinberg DA, Yacoub E, Uğurbil K. Evaluation of slice accelerations using multiband echo planar imaging at 3T. NeuroImage 2013 Jul; 83: 991-1001.
Chang ST, Xu J, Trinkaus K, Pekmezci M, Arthur SN, Song SK, Barnett EM. Optic nerve diffusion tensor imaging parameters and their correlation with optic disc topography and disease severity in adult glaucoma patients and controls. Journal of glaucoma 2014; 23(8): 513-20.
Kim JW, Naidich TP, Ely BA, Yacoub E, De Martino F, Fowkes ME, Goodman WK, Xu J. Human habenula segmentation using myelin content. NeuroImage 2016 Apr; 130: 145-56.
Ely BA, Xu J, Goodman WK, Lapidus KA, Gabbay V, Stern ER. Resting-state functional connectivity of the human habenula in healthy individuals: Associations with subclinical depression. Human brain mapping 2016 Jul; 37(7): 2369-84.
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