Thaddeus J. Wadas, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Thaddeus J. Wadas, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-5696 | Department: 336-716-5696


Education & Training

  • B.S., Kings College, 1996
  • M.S., University of Rochester, 2000
  • Ph.D., University of Rochester, 2004
  • Fellowship, Radiological Science, Washington University School o, 2009
Thaddeus J. Wadas, Ph.D.

Thaddeus J. Wadas, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Radiology
Cancer Biology
Brain Tumor Center of Excellence
Comprehensive Cancer Center

Research Interests

cancer/oncogenesis, drugs/therapeutic agents pharm, men?s health issues, nuclear medicine, radiology imaging/nuclear medi

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-5696 | Department: 336-716-5696


Recent Publications

N Tinianow J, Pandya DN, Pailloux SL, Ogasawara A, Vanderbilt AN, Gill HS, Williams SP, Wadas TJ, Magda D, Marik J. Evaluation of a 3-hydroxypyridin-2-one (2,3-HOPO) based macrocyclic chelator for (89)Zr(4+) and its use for immunoPET imaging of HER2 positive model of ovarian carcinoma in mice. Theranostics. 2016;6(4):511-521.

Pandya DN, Hantgan R, Budzevich MM, Kock ND, Morse DL, Batista I, Mintz A, Li KC, Wadas TJ. Preliminary therapy evaluation of (225)Ac-DOTA-c(RGDyK) demonstrates that cerenkov radiation derived from (225)Ac daughter decay can be detected by optical imaging for in vivo tumor visualization. Theranostics. 2016;6(5):698-709.

Pandya DN, Pailloux S, Tatum D, Magda D, Wadas TJ. Di-macrocyclic terephthalamide ligands as chelators for the PET radionuclide zirconium-89. Chem Commun (Camb). 2015;51(12):2301-2303.

Sattiraju A, Xiong XB, Pandya D, Sun Y, Jung Y, Wadas T, Li K, Mintz A. Permeabilizing the blood-brain-barrier with alpha-particle therapy [abstract]. J Nucl Med. 2015;56(3 Suppl 3):1230.

Wadas TJ, Pandya DN, Solingapuram Sai KK, Mintz A. Molecular targeted alpha-particle therapy for oncologic applications. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014;203(2):253-260.

Shokeen M, Wadas TJ. The development of copper radiopharmaceuticals for imaging and therapy. Med Chem. 2011;7(5):413-429.

All Publications

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Assistant Professor, Radiology
Cancer Biology

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