Mangala Srinivas, Nijmegen, Radboud, 19F MRI, cell tracking, multimodal imaging, nanoparticles, PET, SPECT, cell therapy, dendritic, T, macrophage, plaque, cardiovascular, research, in vivo, photoacoustic, optoacoustic, ultrasound, fluorescence, tumour, clinical, GMP, YAE



Perfluorocarbon-loaded nanoparticles for multimodal imaging, with a focus on photoacoustic imaging.

Drug and imaging-loaded nanoparticles for monitored drug delivery and release.

Perfluorocarbon-loaded nanoparticles for the enhancement of HIFU tumor ablation.


November 2014-present: PhD candidate at Multiscale Imaging Lab, part of the Tumor Immunology Lab (TIL), Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Science, Nijmegen, The Netherlands 

May 2015: MSc in Medical Biology from Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands 

August 2011: BSc in Biology, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland

key publications

1.     Design of triphasic poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) nanoparticles containing a perfluorocarbon phase for biomedical applications

Edyta Swider, Alexander H. J. StaalN. Koen van RiessenLinsey JacobsPaul B. WhiteRemco FokkinkGeert-Jan JanssenEric van DintherCarl G. Figdor, I. Jolanda M. de Vries, Olga KoshkinaMangala Srinivas

RSC Adv., 2018,8, 6460-6470 

2.     Spinning to a Different Beat: 19F Agents for “Hot-Spot” Cellular MR Imaging

Edyta Swider, Mangala Srinivas

In: Bulte J., Modo M. (eds) Design and Applications of Nanoparticles in Biomedical Imaging. Springer, Cham (2017)

3.     Fast, quantitative, murine cardiac 19F MRI/MRS of PFCE-labeled progenitor stem cells and macrophages at 9.4T.

Constantinides CMaguire MMcNeill ECarnicer RSwider ESrinivas MCarr CASchneider JE.

PLoS One. 2018 Jan 11;13(1):e0190558

4.     Temporal accumulation and localization of isoflurane in the C57BL/6 mouse and assessment of its potential contamination in 19 F MRI with perfluoro-crown-ether-labeled cardiac progenitor cells at 9.4 Tesla.

Constantinides CMaguire MLStork LSwider ESrinivas MCarr CASchneider JE.

J Magn Reson Imaging. 2017 Jun;45(6):1659-1667

5.      Customizing Poly(lactide-co-glycolic acid) particles for biomedical applications. 

Edyta Swider, Olga Koshkina, Jurjen Tel, Luis J. Cruz, I. Jolanda M. de Vries, Mangala Srinivas

Acta Biomaterialia, in press (2018)