Dr Tzong Tyng Hung

National imaging facilitation fellow

Category: Academic Staff
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Research Interests:

Applications of high frequency ultrasound

PET-CT imaging for prostate cancer detection

Broad Research Areas:
Cancer, Pre-clinical Imaging / Radiology


Society Memberships & Professional Activities:
ASMR-Australian Society for Medical Research

Specific Research Keywords:
Pre-clinical Imaging, cancer


Book Chapters

Russell PJ;Sauter G;Hung TT;Waldman F, 2006, 'Cytogenetics of urothelial neoplasia', in Lerner SP;Schoenberg MP;Sternberg CN (ed.), Textbook of bladder cancer, edn. 1, Taylor and Francis group, United kingdom, pp. 123 - 136

Conference Papers

Mattner F;Hung T-T;Bourdier T;Lee B;Henderson D;Poon J;Doan J;Power C;Katsifis A;Fulham M, 2015, 'Evaluation of F-18-TSPO radiotracers in a prostate tumour model using PET', in JOURNAL OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE, SOC NUCLEAR MEDICINE INC, Baltimore, MD, presented at Annual Meeting of the Society-of-Nuclear-Medicine-and-Molecular-Imaging, Baltimore, MD, 06 - 10 June 2015, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000358738801206&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
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Hung TT;Russell PJ;Power C, 2010, 'Circulating and tumour-infiltrating CD4+IL-17+ T-cells in mice bearing orthotopic and heterotopic prostate tumours', in Proceedings of the American Association for Cancer Research, American Association Cancer Research, Walter E.Washington Convention Centre, Washington DC, pp. 1162 - 1162, presented at AACR 101st Annual Meeting, Walter E.Washington Convention Centre, Washington DC, 17 - 21 April 2010
Power C;Cho J;Pwint H;Hung TT;Russell PJ, 2009, 'Combined Docetaxel and Zoledronic Acid Treatment for Bone Metastatic Murine Prostate Cancer.', in Cancer & Bone Society, VIIIth International Meeting on Cancer Induced Bone Disease, Sydney, presented at VIIIth International Meeting on Cancer Induced Bone Disease, Sydney, 25 - 26 March 2009
Hung TT;Power CA;Russell PJ, 2005, 'Inhibition of tumorigenicity of invasive human bladder cancer cells by a non-tumorigenic subline from the same xenograft: Identification of differentially expressed genes.', in CANCER EPIDEMIOLOGY BIOMARKERS & PREVENTION, AMER ASSOC CANCER RESEARCH, Baltimore, MD, pp. 2742S - 2743S, presented at 4th Annual Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research, Baltimore, MD, 30 October - 02 November 2005, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000233351200253&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Journal articles

Das A;Huang GX;Bonkowski MS;Longchamp A;Li C;Schultz MB;Kim LJ;Osborne B;Joshi S;Lu Y;Treviño-Villarreal JH;Kang MJ;Hung TT;Lee B;Williams EO;Igarashi M;Mitchell JR;Wu LE;Turner N;Arany Z;Guarente L;Sinclair DA, 2019, 'Erratum: Impairment of an Endothelial NAD + -H 2 S Signaling Network Is a Reversible Cause of Vascular Aging (Cell (2018) 173(1) (74–89.e20), (S0092867418301521) (10.1016/j.cell.', Cell, vol. 176, pp. 944 - 945, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2019.01.026
Ooi CY;Carter DR;Liu B;Mayoh C;Beckers A;Lalwani A;Nagy Z;De Brouwer S;Decaesteker B;Hung TT;Norris MD;Haber M;Liu T;De Preter K;Speleman F;Cheung BB;Marshall GM, 2018, 'Network modeling of microRNA-mRNA interactions in neuroblastoma tumorigenesis identifies miR-204 as a direct inhibitor of MYCN', Cancer Research, vol. 78, pp. 3122 - 3134, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-17-3034
Das A;Huang GX;Bonkowski MS;Longchamp A;Li C;Schultz MB;Kim LJ;Osborne B;Joshi S;Lu Y;Treviño-Villarreal JH;Kang MJ;Hung TT;Lee B;Williams EO;Igarashi M;Mitchell JR;Wu LE;Turner N;Arany Z;Guarente L;Sinclair DA, 2018, 'Impairment of an Endothelial NAD + -H 2 S Signaling Network Is a Reversible Cause of Vascular Aging', Cell, vol. 173, pp. 74 - 89.e20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2018.02.008
Taguchi K;Lu H;Jiang Y;Hung TT;Stenzel MH, 2018, 'Safety of nanoparticles based on albumin-polymer conjugates as a carrier of nucleotides for pancreatic cancer therapy', Journal of Materials Chemistry B, vol. 6, pp. 6278 - 6287, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C8TB01613E
Ni J;Cozzi P;Hung TT;Hao J;Graham P;Li Y, 2016, 'Monitoring prostate tumor growth in an orthotopic mouse model using three-dimensional ultrasound imaging technique', Translational Oncology, vol. 9, pp. 41 - 45, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tranon.2015.11.011
Archer M;Hand SJ;Black KH;Beck RM D;Arena DA;Wilson LA B;Kealy S;Hung TT, 2016, 'A new family of bizarre durophagous carnivorous marsupials from Miocene deposits in the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, northwestern Queensland', Scientific Reports, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep26911
Ritchie H;Oakes D;Hung TT;Hegedus E;Sood S;Webster W, 2015, 'The Effect of Dofetilide on the Heart Rate of GD11 and GD13 Rat Embryos, in vivo, Using Ultrasound', Birth Defects Research Part B - Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology, vol. 104, pp. 196 - 203, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bdrb.21162
Chin LS;Lim M;Hung TT;Marquis CP;Amal R, 2014, 'Perfluorodecalin nanocapsule as an oxygen carrier and contrast agent for ultrasound imaging', RSC Advances, vol. 4, pp. 13052 - 13060, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3ra47595f
Hao J;Madigan MC;Khatri A;Power CA;Hung TT;Beretov J;Chang L;Xiao W;Cozzi PJ;Graham PH;Kearsley JH;Li Y, 2012, 'In vitro and in vivo prostate cancer metastasis and chemoresistance can be modulated by expression of either CD44 or CD147', PLoS ONE, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0040716
Funnell AP W;Norton LJ;Mak KS;Burdach J;Artuz CM;Twine NA;Wilkins MR;Power CA;Hung TT;Perdomo J;Koh P;Bell-Anderson KS;Orkin SH;Fraser ST;Perkins AC;Pearson RC M;Crossley M, 2012, 'The CACCC-binding protein KLF3/BKLF represses a subset of KLF1/EKLF target genes and is required for proper erythroid maturation in vivo', Molecular and Cellular Biology, vol. 32, pp. 3281 - 3292, http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/MCB.00173-12
Hung TT;Chan J;Russell PJ;Power CA, 2011, 'Zoledronic acid preserves bone structure and increases survival but does not limit tumour incidence in a prostate cancer bone metastasis model', PLoS ONE, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0019389
Nguyen-Khuong T;White MY;Hung TT;Seeto S;Thomas ML;Fitzgerald AM;Martucci CE;Luk S;Pang SF;Russell PJ;Walsh BJ, 2009, 'Alterations to the protein profile of bladder carcinoma cell lines induced by plant extract MINA-05 in vitro', Proteomics, vol. 9, pp. 1883 - 1892, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pmic.200700839
Hung TT;Wang H;Kingsley EA;Risbridger GP;Russell PJ, 2008, 'Molecular profiling of bladder cancer: Involvement of the TGF-β pathway in bladder cancer progression', Cancer Letters, vol. 265, pp. 27 - 38, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canlet.2008.02.034
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Division of Research, UNSW
Biological Resource Imaging Laboratory, Lowy Cancer Research Centre


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