Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

NCITA Imaging Quality Assurance Manager







Commonwealth BuildingHammersmith Campus





  • “[18F]tetrafluoroborate-PET/CT enables sensitive tumor and metastasis in vivo imaging in a sodium iodide symporter-expressing tumor model”, Diocou S, Volpe A, Jauregui-Osoro M, et al, Sci Rep. 2017 Apr 19; 7(1): 946
  • “[18F]tetrafluoroborate (18F-TFB), a PET probe for imaging sodium-iodide symporter expression: Whole body biodistribution, safety and radiation dosimetry in thyroid cancer patients”, O’DohertyJ, Jauregui-Osoro M, Brothwood T et al, J Nucl Med 2017 58(10): 1666-1671
  • “[18F]tetrafluoroborate as a PET tracer for the sodium/iodide symporter: the importance of specific activity”, Khoshnevisan A, Jauregui-Osoro M, Shaw K, et al, EJNMMI Research 2016, 6: 34.
  • Synthesis, Characterization, and Application of Core-Shell Co0.16Fe2.84O4@NaYF4(Yb, Er) and Fe3O4@NaYF4(Yb, Tm) Nanoparticle as Trimodal (MRI, PET/SPECT, and Optical) Imaging AgentsCui X, Mathe D, Kovács N, Horváth I, Jauregui-Osoro M, et al, Bioconj Chem 2016, 27, 319-328
  • Radiation dosimetry and biodistribution in non-human primates of the sodium/iodide PET ligand [18F]-tetrafluoroborate.”Marti-Climent JM, Collantes M, Jauregui-Osoro M, et al, EJNMMI Research 2015, 5: 70.
  • Aluminium hydroxide stabilised MnFe2O4 and Fe3O4 nanoparticles as dual-modality contrasts agent for MRI and PET imaging”, Cui X, Belo S, Krüger D, Yan Y, T.M. de Rosales M, Jauregui-Osoro M, Ye H, Su S, Mathe D, Kovács N, Horváth I, Semjeni  M, Sunassee K, Szigeti K, Green M, Blower PJ. Biomaterials 2014 
  • An iron oxide nanocarrier for dsRNA to target lymph nodes and strongly activate cells of the immune system” Cobaleda-Siles et al, Small 2014, 10(24): 5054
  • “QD-filled micelles which combine SPECT and optical imaging with light-induced activation of a platinum(IV) prodrug for anticancer applications”, Maldonado C, Gomez-Blanco N, Jauregui-Osoro M, Brunton V, Yate L, Mareque-Rivas JC, Chem Commun. 2013 49,(38), 3985-7
  • Iron oxide-filled micelles as ligands for fac-[M(CO)3] (M = 99mTc, Re)”, Gomez-Blanco N, Jauregui-Osoro M, Cobaleda M, Maldonado C, Henriksen-Lacey M, Padro D, Clark S, Mareque-Rivas JC. Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 4211-4213
  • Synthesis of 64Cu(II)-bis(dithiocarbamatebisphosphonate) and its conjugation with superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles: in vivo evaluation as dual-modality PET-MRI agent" , Torres Martin de Rosales R, Tavaré R, Paul RL, Jauregui-Osoro M, Protti A, Glaria A, Varma G, Szanda I, Blower PJ. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2011, 50(24):5509-13.
  • Biocompatible inorganic nanoparticles for [18F]-fluoride binding with applications in PET imaging”, Jauregui-Osoro M, Williamson PA, Glaria A, Sunassee K, Charoenphun P, Green MA, Blower PJ. Dalton Trans. 2011;40(23):6226-37
  • Evaluation of [18F]-tetrafluoroborate as a potential PET imaging agent for the human sodium/iodide symporter in a new colon carcinoma cell line HCT116 expressing hNIS”, Weeks AJ, Jauregui-Osoro M, Cleij M, Blower JE, Ballinger .RJ, Blower PJ.; Nucl Med Commun. 2011, 32(2):98-105
  • Synthesis and biological evaluation of [18F]-tetrafluoroborate: a PET imaging agent for thyroid disease and reporter gene imaging of the sodium/iodidesymporter”, Jauregui-Osoro M, Sunassee K, Weeks AJ, Berry DJ, Paul RL, CleijM, Banga JP, O’Doherty MJ, Marsden PK, Clarke SEM, Ballinger JR, Szanda I,Cheng SY, Blower PJ. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2010 37(11):2108-16
  • Performance Evaluation of an MRI-Compatible Pre-Clinical PET System Using Long Optical Fibers”, Mackewn JE, Halsted P, Charles-Edwards G, Page R, Totman JJ, Sunasse K, Strul D, Hallett WA, Jauregui-Osoro M et al. IEEE Trans Nucl Sci 2010, 57 (3):1052-62.
  • Changing the local coordination environment in mono- and bi- nuclear lanthanide complexes through "click" chemistryJauregui M, Perry WS, Allain C, Vidler LR, Willis MC, Kenwright AM, Snaith JS, Stasiuk GJ, Lowe MP, Faulkner S. Dalton Trans. 2009, 28(32):6283-5.
  • "Using the Ugi multicomponent condensation reaction to prepare families of chromophore appended azamacrocycles and their complexes” M. Main, J.S. Snaith, M.M. Meloni, M. Jauregui, D. Sykes, S. Faulkner & A.M. Kenwright” Chem. Commun. 2008, 7(41):5212-4.