James Breen-Norris

Email

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Position

Postdoc

Research Interests

I am interested in identifying changes in tissue microstructure occurring in health and disease and I will be working on the UHEAL project identifying nerve degeneration associated with hearing loss

Research Groups

Microstructure and Plasticity
Preclinical Research

Curriculum Vitae

Education

2018

PhD in Diffusion MRI in cancer, UCL

2014

MSc in Physics and Engineering in Medicine, UCL

2012

BSc in Physics, University of Durham

Employments

2018 - Present

Postdoc at Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Research

Publications

International conference abstracts

James O Breen-Norris, Bernard Siow, Ben Hipwell, Ioana Oprea,Thomas A. Roberts, Mark F. Lythgoe, Andrada Ianus, Daniel C. Alexander, Simon Walker-Samuel. Simulating measurements of diffusion across the cell membrane with DEXSY and FEXSY. Proceedings of ISMRM 2017, Honolulu, HI, USA, Abstract 1740.

James O. Breen-Norris, Bernard Siow, Thomas A. Roberts, Andrada Ianus, Simon Walker-Samuel. Assessing the feasibility of measuring the diffusion exchange of water in nerve tissue using diffusion exchange spectrocopy (DEXSY). Proceedings of ICMRM 2017, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, P64.

James O. Breen-Norris, Bernard Siow, Ben Hipwell, Thomas A. Roberts, Mark F. Lythgoe, Andrada Ianus, Daniel C. Alexander, Simon Walker-Samuel. Using Diffusion Exchange Spectroscopy (DEXSY) to observe diffusion exchange in yeast. Proceedings of MRPM, Gainsville, Florida, USA, P26, 2018.

James O. Breen-Norris, Bernard Siow, Ben Hipwell, Thomas A. Roberts, Mark F. Lythgoe, Andrada Ianus, Daniel C. Alexander, Simon Walker-Samuel. Measurement of diffusion exchange in yeast with Diffusion Exchange Spectroscopy (DEXSY). Proceedings of ISMRM 2018, Paris, France, Abstract 1104.

James Breen-Norris, Bernard Siow, Ben Hipwell, Ioana Hill, Thomas A. Roberts, Mark F. Lythgoe, Andrada Ianus, Daniel C. Alexander, Simon Walker- Samuel. Understanding the relationship between DEXSY (diffusion-diffusion exchange spectroscopy) measurements and cell membrane permeability in yeast in-silico and in-vitro. , Proceedings of ISMRM Workshop on Advances in Multiscale Cancer Detection: From Micro to Macro, Dublin, Ireland, P6, 2018.

James O. Breen-Norris, Bernard Siow, Claire Walsh, Mark. F. Lythgoe, Andrada Ianus, Daniel C. Alexander, Simon Walker-Samuel. In-vivo Diffusion Exchange Spectroscopy (DEXSY), to measure water exchange in tumours. Submitted as an abstract to be presented at ISMRM 2019, Montreal, Canada.

Journal articles

James O. Breen-Norris, Bernard Siow, Ben Hipwell, Thomas A. Roberts,Mark F. Lythgoe, Andrada Ianus, Daniel C. Alexander, Simon Walker-Samuel. Using Diffusion-Diffusion Exchange Spectroscopy to observe diffusion exchange in yeast. Accepted diffusion-fundamentals.org volume 31 (2018).

James O. Breen-Norris, Bernard Siow, Claire Walsh, Ben Hipwell, Ioana Hill, Mark F. Lythgoe, Andrada Ianus, Daniel C. Alexander, Simon Walker-Samuel. Measuring diffusion exchange across the cell membrane with DEXSY (Diffusion Exchange Spectroscopy). In preparation for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine.

Other publications

Thomas A. Roberts, Harpreet Hyare, Ben Hipwell, Andrada Ianus, James O. Breen-Norris, Eleftheria Panagiotaki, David Atkinson, Shonit Punwani, Jeremy Rees, Sebastian Brandner, Daniel Alexander, Simon Walker-Samuel. Quantification of tumour microstructure in low and high-grade brain tumoursusing VERDICT MRI: an initial feasibility study. Neurooncology, 2018.

Thomas A. Roberts, Harpreet Hyare, Ben Hipwell, Andrada Ianus,bames O. Breen-Norris, Eleftheria Panagiotaki, David Atkinson, Shonit Punwani, Jeremy Rees, Sebastian Brandner, Daniel C. Alexander, Simon Walker-Samuel. Quantifying microstructure in low and high-grade brain tumours using VERDICT MRI. Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 2017, Honululu, HI, USA, Abstract 3394.