Stable isotope magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of cancer and immunotherapy

The Buxbaum Laboratory is focused on developing novel diagnostics and therapies for cancer and immunity, including bone marrow transplantation and cellular immunotherapies.

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Lighting up cancer and CAR T cells with deuterium MRI

dMRI research
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Metabolic imaging and therapies for graft-versus-host disease

GvHD research


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Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

U.S. Patent No. 11684306

Title: Stable water isotope labeling and magnetic resonance imaging for visualization of the presence of and prediction of the likelihood of occurrence of rapidly dividing cells

Inventors: Buxbaum, et al.

Patent Approved: June 27, 2023

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We’re hiring post-doctoral fellows and pre-doctoral trainees. If you have skills in immunology, biochemistry, metabolism, and cancer biology, email Dr. Buxbaum today to learn more!

Currently recruiting: Full-time Postdoctoral Fellow

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Phone: 716-845-8151 
Office Location: Cancer Cell Center 521E 

Department of Pediatric Oncology 
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center 
Elm and Carlton Streets 
Buffalo, NY 14263