Selected Publications

Journal Publications

B. W. Schuller, P. J. Binns, K. J. Riley, L. Ma, M. F. Hawthorne and J. A. Coderre. "Selective irradiation of the vascular endothelium and its effect on the survival of murine intestinal crypt stem cells," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 103, 3787-3792 (2006) 

Otto K. Harling, Kent J. Riley, Peter J. Binns, Hemant Patel and Jeffrey A. Coderre. "The MIT user center for neutron capture therapy research," Radiat. Res. 164, 221-229 (2005)

J. Gueulette, P. J. Binns, B. M. De Coster, X-Q. Lu, S. A. Roberts and K. J. Riley. "RBE of the MIT fission converter beam for crypt cell regeneration in mice," Radiat. Res. 164, 805-809 (2005)
 
P. J. Binns, K. J. Riley, O. K. Harling, W.S. Kiger III, P. M. Munck af Rosenschöld, V. Giusti, J. Capala, K. Sköld, I. Auterinen, T. Serén, P. Kotiluoto, J. Uusi-Simola, M. Marek, L. Viererbl and F. Spurny. "An international dosimetry exchange for boron neutron capture therapy, Part I: absorbed dose measurements,"  Med. Phys. 32, 3729-3736 (2005)

K. J. Riley, P. J. Binns, S. J. Ali and O. K. Harling, “The design, construction and performance of a variable collimator for epithermal neutron capture beams,”  Phys. Med. Biol. 49 pp. 2015-2028, 2004.

K. J. Riley, P. J. Binns and O. K. Harling, “A state-of-the-art epithermal neutron irradiation facility for neutron capture therapy,”  Phys. Med. Biol. 49 pp. 3725-3735, 2004.

P. J. Binns, K. J. Riley and O. K. Harling, “Dosimetric measurements with a brain equivalent plastic walled ionization chamber in an epithermal neutron beam,”  Radiat. Prot. Dosim. 110 pp 687-692, 2004.

P. J. Binns, K .J. Riley O. K. Harling, I. Auterinen, M. Marek, W. S. Kiger III, “Progress with the NCT international dosimetry exchange,”  Appl. Radiat. Isot. 61 pp 865-868, 2004.
 
W. S. Kiger III, X. Q. Lu, O. K. Harling, K. J. Riley, P. J. Binns, J. Kaplan, H. Patel, R. G. Zamenhof, Y. Shibata, I. D. Kaplan, P. M. Busse, M. R. Palmer, “Preliminary treatment planning and dosimetry for a clinical trial of neutron capture therapy using fission converter epithermal neutron beam,”  Appl. Radiat. Isot. 61 pp 1075-1081, 2004.
 
 J. A. Coderre, J. W. Hopewell, J. C. Turcotte,  K. J. Riley, P. J. Binns, W. S. Kiger III, O. K. Harling, “Tolerance of normal human brain to boron neutron capture therapy,”   Appl. Radiat. Isot. 61 pp 1083-1087, 2004.

K.J. Riley, P.J. Binns and O.K. Harling, “Performance characteristics of the MIT fission converter based epithermal neutron beam,” Phys. Med. Biol. 48 pp. 943-958, 2003.

O. K. Harling and K. J. Riley, “Fission reactor neutron sources for neutron capture therapy  a critical review,” J. Neuro-Oncol 62 pp. 7-17, 2003.

P. M. Busse, O. K. Harling, M. R. Palmer, W.S. Kiger III, J. Kaplan, I. Kaplan, C, F. Chuang, J. T. Goorley, K. J Riley, T. H. Newton, G. A. Santa Cruz, X-Q. Lu and R. G. Zamenhof, “A critical examination of the results from the Harvard-MIT NCT program phase I clinical trial of neutron capture therapy for intracranial disease,” J. Neuro-Oncol62 pp. 111-121, 2003.

W.S. Kiger III, M.R. Palmer, K.J. Riley, R.G. Zamenhof and P.M Busse, “Pharmacokinetic modeling for boronophenylalanine-fructose mediated neutron capture therapy: 10B concentration predictions and dosimetric consequences,” J. Neuro-Oncol 62 pp. 171-186, 2003.

T.H. Newton, Jr., K.J. Riley, P.J. Binns, G.E. Kohse, L-W. Hu, and O.K. Harling, "Startup of the Fission Converter Epithermal Neutron Irradiation Facility at the MIT Reactor, "  Nuclear Technology , 139(2): 175-183 (2002).

K.J. Riley, P.J. Binns, D.D. Greenberg and O.K. Harling, "A Physical Dosimetry Intercomparison for BNCT,"
Medical Physics, 29 (5), May 2002.

M.R. Palmer, J.T. Goorley, W.S.Kiger, III, P.M. Busse, K.J. Riley, O.K. Harling, and R.G. Zamenhof, "Treatment Planning and Dosimetry for the Harvard-MIT Phase I Clinical Trial of Cranial Neutron Capture Therapy, "
International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics; 53(5): 1361-1379 (2002).

O.K. Harling, K.J. Riley, T.H. Newton, B.A. Wilson, J.A. Bernard, L-W. Hu, E.J. Fonteneau, P.T. Menadier, S.J. Ali, B. Sutharshan, G.E. Kohse, Y. Ostrovsky, P.W. Stahle, P.J. Binns and W.S. Kiger III, "The Fission Converter-Based Epithermal Neutron Irradiation Facility at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Reactor,"  Nuclear Science and Engineering ; 140: 223-240 (2002).

Kiger, III, W.S., Micca, P.L., Morris, G.M., Coderre. J.A.  Boron microquantification in oral muscosa and skin following administration of a neutron capture therapy agent. Radiation Protection Dosimetry , 99, 409-412, 2002.

J-P. Pignol, J. Slabbert, and P. Binns, "Monte Carlo Simulation of Fast Neutron Spectra: Mean Lineal Energy Estimation with an Effectiveness Function and Correletion to RBE," International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics;49(1): 251-260 (2001).

O.K. Harling, K.J. Riley, T.H. Newton, B.A. Wilson, S. Sakamoto and B. Sutharshan, "The New Fission Converter Based Epithermal Neutron Irradiation Facility for Neutron Capture Therapy,"  Neutron News, 12 , No. 1, 24-26 (2001).

W.S. Kiger, III, M.R. Palmer, K.J. Riley, R.G. Zahmenhof and P.M. Busse, "A Pharmacokintetic Model for the Concentration of 10B in Blood after Boronophenylalanine-Fructose Administration in Humans," Radiation Research; 155: 611-618 (2001).

 

 

 

 

 

 


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