Allison M. Dennis PhD
Assistant Professor
Boston University College of Engineering
Dept of Biomedical Engineering
Materials Science & Engineering

PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology

Boston University
BU-BMC Cancer Center

In Vivo Mapping of Enzyme Activity using SWIR-emitting, Self-illuminating Quantum Dot Sensors
04/01/2022 - 01/31/2024 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Biomedical Imaging & Bioengineering

Multiplexed Imaging in the Near Infrared with Indium Phosphide Quantum Shells
07/01/2019 - 07/31/2023 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of General Medical Sciences

Biodegradable and Biocompatible Semiconductor Nanoparticles for Deep Tissue Imaging
04/01/2020 - 03/31/2023 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of General Medical Sciences

Multispectral and Hyperspectral Preclinical Imager Spanning the Visible, NIR-I and NIR-II
09/01/2021 - 08/31/2022 (PI)
NIH/Office of the Director

Deep tissue photoacoustic imaging with degradable inorganic nanoparticles (Scialog-Dennis)
08/01/2021 - 07/31/2022 (PI)
Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Clare Booth Luce Fellowship - Margaret Chern
09/01/2015 - 08/31/2017 (PI)
The Henry Luce Foundation, Inc.


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  1. An X, Kays JC, Lightcap IV, Ouyang T, Dennis AM, Reinhard BM. Wavelength-Dependent Bifunctional Plasmonic Photocatalysis in Au/Chalcopyrite Hybrid Nanostructures. ACS Nano. 2022 Mar 29. PMID: 35349253
  2. Rendos A, Cao W, Chern M, Lauricella M, Succi S, Werner JG, Dennis AM, Brown KA. Electric field induced macroscopic cellular phase of nanoparticles. Soft Matter. 2022 Mar 09; 18(10):1991-1996. PMID: 35080230
  3. Toufanian R, Zhong X, Kays JC, Saeboe AM, Dennis AM. Correlating ZnSe Quantum Dot Absorption with Particle Size and Concentration. Chem Mater. 2021 Sep 28; 33(18):7527-7536. PMID: 35221489; PMCID: PMC8872037; DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.1c02501;
  4. Kays JC, Conti CR, Margaronis A, Kuszynski JE, Strouse GF, Dennis AM. Controlled Synthesis and Exploration of CuxFeS4 Bornite Nanocrystals. Chem Mater. 2021 Sep 28; 33(18):7408-7416. PMID: 35221488; PMCID: PMC8872038; DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.1c02029;
  5. Saeboe AM, Nikiforov AY, Toufanian R, Kays JC, Chern M, Casas JP, Han K, Piryatinski A, Jones D, Dennis AM. Extending the Near-Infrared Emission Range of Indium Phosphide Quantum Dots for Multiplexed In Vivo Imaging. Nano Lett. 2021 04 14; 21(7):3271-3279.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33755481; PMCID: PMC8243857; DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.1c00600;
  6. Toufanian R, Chern M, Kong VH, Dennis AM. Engineering Brightness Matched Indium Phosphide Quantum Dots. Chem Mater. 2021 Mar 23; 33(6):1964-1975. PMID: 34219920; PMCID: PMC8243842; DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.0c03181;
  7. Chen M, Grazon C, Sensharma P, Nguyen TT, Feng Y, Chern M, Baer RC, Varongchayakul N, Cook K, Lecommandoux S, Klapperich CM, Galagan JE, Dennis AM, Grinstaff MW. Hydrogel-Embedded Quantum Dot-Transcription Factor Sensors for Quantitative Progesterone Detection. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2020 Sep 30; 12(39):43513-43521.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32893612
  8. Chern M, Garden PM, Baer RC, Galagan JE, Dennis AM. Transcription Factor Based Small-Molecule Sensing with a Rapid Cell Phone Enabled Fluorescent Bead Assay. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2020 11 23; 59(48):21597-21602.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32945589; PMCID: PMC8243852; DOI: 10.1002/anie.202007575;
  9. Chern M, Toufanian R, Dennis AM. Quantum dot to quantum dot Förster resonance energy transfer: engineering materials for visual color change sensing. Analyst. 2020 Aug 24; 145(17):5754-5767. PMID: 32715305; PMCID: PMC8275315; DOI: 10.1039/d0an00746c;
  10. Chen M, Nguyen TT, Varongchayakul N, Grazon C, Chern M, Baer RC, Lecommandoux S, Klapperich CM, Galagan JE, Dennis AM, Grinstaff MW. Surface Immobilized Nucleic Acid-Transcription Factor Quantum Dots for Biosensing. Adv Healthc Mater. 2020 09; 9(17):e2000403.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32691962
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