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Wilfred Ngwa

Ngwa-Wilfred
Wilfred NgwaAssistant Professor

Publications

  • Ngwa, W., Boateng, F., Kumar, R., Irvine, D.J., Formenti, S., Ngoma, T., Herskind, C., Veldwijk, M.R., Hildenbrand, G.L., Hausmann, M., Wenz, F., Hesser, J. (2017) "Physics Contribution: Smart Radiation Therapy Biomaterials.," International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 97: pp. 624 - 637
  • Ngwa, W., Boateng, F., Kumar, R., Irvine, D.J., Formenti, S., Ngoma, T., Herskind, C., Veldwijk, M.R., Hildenbrand, G.L., Hausmann, M., Wenz, F., Hesser, J. (2017) "Smart Radiation Therapy Biomaterials.," International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 97:3 pp. 624 - 637
  • Ngwa, W., Ngoma, T., Zietman, A., Mayr, N., Elzawawy, A., Winningham, T.A., Balogun, O., Enwerem-Bromson, N., Ntizimira, C., Olopade, O.I., Oluwole, D., Odedina, F., Williams, M., Flanigan, J., Asana, L., Ngwa, K., Avery, S., Pollard, J.M., Roland, T., Funwi-gabga, N. (2016) "Closing the Cancer Divide Through Ubuntu: Information and Communication Technology-Powered Models for Global Radiation Oncology.," International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 94:3 pp. 440 - 449
  • Ngwa, Wilfred, Ngoma, Twalib,,Institute of Physics (, . (2016) "Emerging models for global health in radiation oncology,"
  • Hao, Y., Yasmin-Karim, S., Moreau, M., Sinha, N., Sajo, E., Ngwa, W. (2016) "Enhancing radiotherapy for lung cancer using immunoadjuvants delivered in situ from new design radiotherapy biomaterials: a preclinical study," Physics in Medicine and Biology 61:24 pp. N697
  • Ngwa, W., Ngoma, T. (2016) "Global radiation oncology made simpler: a practical guide and recommendations for high-impact radiation oncology global health," IOP Publishing
  • Ngwa, W., Ngoma, T. (2016) "ICT-powered models of global radiation oncology," IOP Publishing
  • Ouyang, Z., Liu, B., Yasmin-Karim, S., Sajo, E., Ngwa, W. (2016) "Nanoparticle-aided external beam radiotherapy leveraging the Cerenkov effect," Physica Medica 32:7 pp. 944–947
  • Ouyang, Z., Mainali, M.K., Sinha, N., Strack, G., Altundal, Y., Hao, Y., Winningham, T.A., Sajo, E., Celli, J., Ngwa, W. (2016) "Potential of using cerium oxide nanoparticles for protecting healthy tissue during accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) ," Physica Medica 32:4 pp. 631 - 635
  • Mato, E.P., Pokam-Fosso, P.E., Atogho-Tiedeu, B., Noubiap, J.J., Evehe, M., Djokam-Dadjeu, R., Donfack, O.S., Ngwa, E.N., Guewo-Fokeng, M., Mbacham, W.F., others, ., Ngwa, W. (2016) "The Pro12Ala polymorphism in the PPAR-2 gene is not associated to obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus in a Cameroonian population!!!," BMC obesity 3:1 pp. 26
  • Jermoumi, M., Yucel, A., Hao, Y., Cifter, G., Sajo, E., Ngwa, W. (2015) "A Software App for Radiotherapy with In-situ Dose-painting using high Z nanoparticles," pp. 618–621
  • Sinha, N., Cifter, G., Sajo, E., Kumar, R., Sridhar, S., Nguyen, P.L., Cormack, R.A., Makrigiorgos, G.M., Ngwa, W. (2015) "Brachytherapy Application With In Situ Dose Painting Administered by Gold Nanoparticle Eluters," International Journal of Radiation Oncology* Biology* Physics 91:2 pp. 385–392
  • Ngwa, W., Ngoma, T., Zietman, A., Mayr, N., Elzawawy, A., Winningham, T.A., Balogun, O., Enwerem-Bromson, N., Ntizimira, C., Olopade, O.I., others, . (2015) "Closing the Cancer Divide through Ubuntu: Information and Communication Technology powered models for global radiation oncology," International Journal of Radiation Oncology* Biology* Physics
  • Jermoumi, M., Korideck, H., Bhagwat, M., Zygmanski, P., Makrigiogos, G., Berbeco, R., Cormack, R., Ngwa, W. (2015) "Comprehensive quality assurance phantom for the small animal radiation research platform (SARRP)," Physica Medica
  • Cifter, G., Altundal, Y., Detappe, A., Sajo, E., Berbeco, R., Makrigiorgos, M., Ngwa, W. (2015) "Dose enhancement during concomitant chemoradiotherapy using FDA approved concentrations of carboplatin and oxaliplatin nanoparticles," pp. 1723–1726
  • Moreau, M., Asana, L., Ngwa, W. (2015) "Information and Communication Technologies Elide Spatial and Temporal Distances to Usher in a New Era of Global Health Collaborations," International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics 93:3 pp. E382–E383
  • Brivio, D., Zygmanski, P., Arnoldussen, M., Hanlon, J., Chell, E., Sajo, E., Makrigiorgos, G., Ngwa, W. (2015) "Kilovoltage radiosurgery with gold nanoparticles for neovascular age-related macular degeneration (AMD): a Monte Carlo evaluation," Physics in medicine and biology 60:24 pp. 9203
  • Hao, Y., Cifter, G., Altundal, Y., Sinha, N., Moreau, M., Sajo, E., Makrigiorgos, G., Ngwa, W. (2015) "MO-FG-BRA-04: Leveraging the Abscopal Effect Via New Design Radiotherapy Biomaterials Loaded with Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors," Medical physics 42:6 pp. 3565–3565
  • Cifter, G., Sajo, E., Korideck, H., Kumar, R., Sridhar, S., Cormack, R., Makrigiorgos, G., Ngwa, W. (2015) "MO-FG-BRA-05: Next Generation Radiotherapy Biomaterials Loaded With Gold Nanoparticles," Medical physics 42:6 pp. 3565–3565
  • Altundal, Y., Sajo, E., Makrigiorgos, G.M., Berbeco, R.I., Ngwa, W. (2015) "Nanoparticle-aided Radiotherapy for Retinoblastoma and Choroidal Melanoma," pp. 907–910
  • Hao, Y., Altundal, Y., Moreau, M., Sajo, E., Ngwa, W. (2015) "New Potential for Employing Fiducials to Combat Metastasis via the Abscopal Effect," International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics 93:3 pp. E628
  • Altundal, Y., Cifter, G., Detappe, A., Sajo, E., Tsiamas, P., Zygmanski, P., Berbeco, R., Cormack, R.A., Makrigiorgos, M., Ngwa, W. (2015) "New potential for enhancing concomitant chemoradiotherapy with FDA approved concentrations of cisplatin via the photoelectric effect," Physica Medica 31:1 pp. 25–30
  • Hao, Y., Altundal, Y., Moreau, M., Sajo, E., Kumar, R., Ngwa, W. (2015) "Potential for enhancing external beam radiotherapy for lung cancer using high-Z nanoparticles administered via inhalation," Physics in medicine and biology 60:18 pp. 7035
  • Ngwa, W., Sajo, E., Ngoma, T., Bortfeld, T., Gierga, D., White, K.B., Akinwande, B., Enwerem-Bromson, M.M., Teboh, F.R., Winningham, T.A., others, . (2015) "Potential for information and communication technologies to catalyze global collaborations in radiation oncology.," International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 91:2 pp. 444
  • Ngwa, W., Teboh, R., Orton, C.G., others, . (2015) "Radiotherapy is an appropriate treatment to consider for patients infected with the Ebola virus," Medical physics 42:3 pp. 1149–1152
  • Altundal, Y., Sajo, E., Ngwa, W. (2015) "SU-D-210-04: Using Radiotherapy Biomaterials to Brand and Track Deadly Cancer Cells," Medical physics 42:6 pp. 3222–3222
  • Ouyang, Z., Altundal, Y., Sajo, E., Ngwa, W. (2015) "SU-ET-279: Dose Enhancement Effect Due to Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles Employed as Radiation Protectants," Medical physics 42:6 pp. 3397–3397
  • Cifter, G., Chin, J., Cifter, F., Altundal, Y., Sinha, N., Sajo, E., Ngwa, W. (2015) "Targeted radiotherapy enhancement during electronic brachytherapy of accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) using controlled release of gold nanoparticles," Physica Medica 31:8 pp. 1070–1074
  • Mainali, M., Ngwa, W., Cifter, G., Celli, J. (2015) "TU-F-CAMPUS-T-01: Potential of Using Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles (CONP) for Protecting Healthy Tissue During Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI)," Medical physics 42:6 pp. 3643–3643
  • Brivio, D., Zygmanski, P., Sajo, E., Makrigiorgos, G., Ngwa, W. (2015) "TU-F-CAMPUS-T-02: Monte Carlo Evaluation of Kilovoltage Radiosurgery with AuNPs for Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)," Medical physics 42:6 pp. 3644–3644
  • Jermoumi, M., Sajo, E., Houari, K., Ngwa, W. (2015) "TU-F-CAMPUS-T-05: Dose Escalation to Biological Tumor Volumes of Prostate Cancer Patients Using Gold Nanoparticles," Medical physics 42:6 pp. 3644–3645
  • Ngwa, W., Sajo, E. (2015) "Closing the Cancer Divide through Ubuntu: Information and Communication Technology powered models for global radiation oncology," . Int. J. Rad Onc Biol Phys 94:3 pp. 440-449
  • Ngwa, W., Moreau, M., Asana, L. (2014) "MO-E-18C-05: Global Health Catalyst: A Novel Platform for Enhancing Access to Medical Physics Education and Research Excellence (AMPERE)," Medical Physics 41:6 pp. 427–427
  • Ngwa, W., Moreau, M., Asana, L. (2014) "Radiation Oncology in Resource-Poor Settings: Challenges and Opportunities for Humanitarian or Collaborative Cancer Care, Research, and Education," International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics 90:1 pp. S603–S604
  • Ngwa, W., Altundal, Y., Korideck, H., Kumar, R., Sridhar, S., Cormack, R., Makrigiorgos, M. (2014) "Radiation Therapy Biomaterials for Response Assessment and Nodal Detection (Brand)," International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics 90:1 pp. S856
  • Sinha, N., Cifter, G., Sajo, E., Ngwa, W. (2014) "SU-ET-333: Towards Customizable Radiotherapy Enhancement (CuRE) for Prostate Cancer Using Cisplatin Nanoparticles," Medical Physics 41:6 pp. 301–301
  • Jermoumi, M., Korideck, H., Zygmanski, P., Berbeco, R., Makrigiorgos, G., Cormack, R., Ngwa, W. (2014) "SU-ET-89: Comprehensive Quality Assurance Phantom for the Small Animal Radiation Research Platform," Medical Physics 41:6 pp. 242–242
  • Cifter, G., Chin, J., Cifter, F., Sinha, N., Bellon, J., Sajo, E., Ngwa, W. (2014) "Targeted Radiotherapy Enhancement During Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (ABPI) Using Controlled Release of Gold Nanoparticles (GNPs)," Med. Phys. 41 41: pp. 519
  • Bortfeld, T., Ngoma, T., Odedina, F., Morgan, S., Wu, R., Sajo, E., Ngwa, W. (2014) "WE-A-16A-01: International Medical Physics Symposium: Increasing Access to Medical Physics Education/Training and Research Excellence," Medical Physics 41:6 pp. 484–486
  • Altundal, Y., Sajo, E., Korideck, H., Ngwa, W. (2014) "WE-G-BRE-03: Dose Painting by Numbers Using Targeted Gold Nanoparticles," Medical Physics 41:6 pp. 517–517
  • Hao, Y., Altundal, Y., Sajo, E., Detappe, A., Makrigiorgos, G., Berbeco, R., Ngwa, W. (2014) "WE-G-BRE-06: New Potential for Enhancing External Beam Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer Using FDA-Approved Concentrations of Cisplatin Or Carboplatin Nanoparticles Administered Via Inhalation," Medical Physics 41:6 pp. 518–518
  • Zygmanski, P., Hoegele, W., Tsiamas, P., Cifter, F., Ngwa, W., Berbeco, R., Makrigiorgos, M., Sajo, E. (2013) "A stochastic model of cell survival for high-Z nanoparticle radiotherapy," Medical physics 40:2 pp. 024102
  • Ngwa, W. (2013) "MO-F-134-04: Access for Minorities to Physics Education & Research Excellence (AMPERE)," Medical Physics 40:6 pp. 414–414
  • Altundal, Y., Sajo, E., Makrigiorgos, G., Ngwa, W. (2013) "SU-E-T-302; Customizable Radiotherapy Enhancement (CuRE) for Retinal Diseases Using Nanoparticles," Medical Physics 40:6 pp. 274–274
  • Sinha, N., Sajo, E., Korideck, H., Makrigiorgos, G., Ngwa, W. (2013) "SU-E-T-586: Brachytherapy Application with in Situ Dose-Painting Administered Via Gold-Nanoparticle Eluters (BANDAGE) for Prostate Cancer (PCa)," Medical Physics 40:6 pp. 340–340
  • Cifter, G., Sajo, E., Makrigiorgos, G., Ngwa, W. (2013) "WE-A-108-02: Radiotherapy Enhancement for Prostate Cancer Using Platinum-Based Nanoparticles," Medical Physics 40:6 pp. 465–465
  • Ngwa, W., Altundal, Y., Sajo, E., Makrigiorgos, G., Berbeco, R. (2013) "WE-E-108-02: Tumor Vasculature Dose-Painting with FDA Approved Concentrations of Cisplatin, Oxaliplatin, and Carboplatin Nanoparticles During External Beam Radiotherapy," Medical Physics 40:6 pp. 488–488