A photo of Diana Lindquist.

Associate Professor, UC Department of PediatricsUC Department of Radiology



My Biography & Research

Clinical Interests

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy of drug effects; magnetic resonance spectroscopy of metabolic disease; multinuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy; pulse sequence design

Academic Affiliation

Associate Professor, UC Department of PediatricsUC Department of Radiology


Radiology, Imaging, Radiology, Fibrosis

My Education

BS: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 1989.

MA: Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, 1991.

PhD: University of Arkansas-Little Rock, Little Rock, AR, 1998.

My Publications

Shereen A, Nemkul N, Yang D, Adhami F, Dunn RS, Hazen ML, Nakafuku M, Ning G, Lindquist DM, Kuan CY. Ex vivo diffusion tensor imaging and neuropathological correlation in a murine model of hypoxia-ischemia-induced thrombotic stroke. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2010 Dec 8.

Yuan W, Deren KE, McAllister JP 2nd, Holland SK, Lindquist DM, Cancelliere A, Mason M, Shereen A, Hertzler DA, Altaye M, Mangano FT. Diffusion tensor imaging correlates with cytopathology in a rat model of neonatal hydrocephalus. Cerebrospinal Fluid Res. 2010 Nov 5;7:19.

Cecil KM, Dietrich KN, Altaye M, Egelhoff JC, Lindquist DM, Brubaker CJ, Lanphear BP. Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy in Adults with Childhood Lead Exposure. Environ Health Perspect. 2010 Oct 13.

Brubaker CJ, Schmithorst VJ, Haynes EN, Dietrich KN, Egelhoff JC, Lindquist DM, Lanphear BP, Cecil KM. Altered myelination and axonal integrity in adults with childhood lead exposure: a diffusion tensor imaging study. Neurotoxicology. 2009 Nov;30(6):867-75.

Yang D, Nemkul N, Shereen A, Jone A, Dunn RS, Lawrence DA, Lindquist D, Kuan CY. Therapeutic administration of plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 prevents hypoxic-ischemic brain injury in newborns. J Neurosci. 2009 Jul 8;29(27):8669-74.

McNamara RK, Able J, Jandacek R, Rider T, Tso P, Lindquist DM. Perinatal n-3 fatty acid deficiency selectively reduces myo-inositol levels in the adult rat PFC: an in vivo (1)H-MRS study. J Lipid Res. 2009 Mar;50(3):405-11.

Lindquist D. Science to Practice: What can phosphorus MRS tell us about muscle disease? Radiology. 2008 247:1-2.

Lindquist D. What can 31P MR spectroscopy tell us about muscle disease? Radiology. 2008 Apr;247(1):1-2.

Lindquist D. Science to Practice: Is there a role for MR imaging in monitoring gene therapy response? Radiology. 2007 Jun;243(3):611-2.