Cathy Levenson




Contact Information

Phone (850) 644-4122
Address 1800 E. Paul Dirac Dr.
Tallahassee , FL 32310-3706
Building MSR

Publications and Scientific Activities


    1. Limitation of glucose consumption in rat head detected by labeled glucose-17O Schepkin, V.D.; Helsper, S.N.; Levenson, C.W. ISMRM 27th Annual Meeting & Exhibition Montreal, Canada May 11-16 (2019)


    1. Variability and uncertainty in the rodent controlled cortical impact model of traumatic brain injury Sellappan, P.; Cote, J.; Kreth, P.A.; Schepkin, V.D.; Darkazalli, A.; Morris, D.R.; Alvi, F.S.; Levenson, C.W. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 312, 37-42 (2018)
    2. 17O bolus fluxes in rat head at 21.1 T Schepkin, V.D.; Levenson, C.; Neubauer, A.; Schuch, C.; Glaeser, T.; Kievel, M.; Ranner, S.L.; Brey, W.W.; Helsper, S. and Schad, L. The Joint Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and the European Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology. Electronic poster Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, Paris, France 06.16 - 06.21 (2018)


    1. Use of human mesenchymal stem cell treatment to prevent anhedonia in a rat model of traumatic brain injury Darkazalli, A.; Ould Ismail, A.A.; Abad, N.; Grant, S.C. and Levenson, C.W. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 34, 3, 433-441 (2016)
    2. Diffusion tensor imaging analysis to assess stem cell therapy efficacy in traumaticbrain injury Abad,N.; Ould Ismail, A.A.; Darkazali, A.; Rosenberg, J.T.; Levenson, C. and Grant, S.C. ISMRM 2016 May 7-13 (2016)


    1. Tracking Stem Cells in Irradiated Traumatic Brain Injury Models using 1H MRI at 11.75 T. Abad, N.; Ould Ismail, A.A.; Darkazalli, A.; Levenson, C.W. and Grant, S.C. 31st Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference New Orleans, Louisiana, United States April 30-May 2 (2015)
    2. Use of zinc to improve outcomes after traumatic brain injury Morris, D (2015)
    3. Mesenchymal stem cell therapy for traumatic brain injury: Cellular and molecular mechanisms Darkazalli, Ali (2015)


    1. Tumor resistance and sodium/diffusion MRI Schepkin, V.D. and Levenson, C.W. US Patent 8,880,146 issued on November 4 (2014)


    1. Tumor drug resistance and sodium-diffusion MRI in rat glioma model Schepkin, V.D.; Morgan, T.; Calixto-Bejarano F.; Gor'kov P.L.; Brey, W.; Qian, C.; Gower-Winter, S.; Ozambela, M. and Levenson, C. Oral Presentation, The 20th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Melbourne, Australia May 7-11 (2012)


    1. Rodent Glioma Chemotherapy and Sodium MRI at 21.1 T Schepkin, V.D.; Calixto Bejarano, F.; Morgan, T.; Gower-Winter, S. and Levenson, C.W. 19th ISMRM Meeting Montreal, Canada May 7-13 (2011)


    1. The Loss of Sodium Homeostasis and Apoptosis during Rodent Glioma Therapy Schepkin, V.D.; Levenson, C.W.; Calixto-Bejarano, F.F.; Brey, W.W. and Gorkov, P.L. Joint ISMRM-ESMRMB Meeting Stockholm, Sweden April 29 - May 7 (2010)


    1. Sodium and Proton Diffusion MRI of Rodent Glioma Therapy at 21 T Schepkin, V.D.; Levenson, C.W.; Figueiroa, S.M.; Brey, W.W.; Gor’kov, P.L. and Shetty, K.K. Oral Presentation, ISMRM-2009, Annual Meeting and Exhibition Honolulu, Hawaii, United States April 18-24 (2009)
    2. Efficacy of Vitamin D3 and Progesterone Interactions Following Traumatic Brain Injury Figueiroa Da Cruz, Sylvia (2009)