Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Hua Tian

Hua Tian

Research Associate, Chemistry
Scientific Program:Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis

Research Interests

  • Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry
  • Ions
  • Gases
  • Lipids
  • Nanoparticles
  • Gold
  • Trehalose
  • Xenopus laevis
  • poly(styrene-alt-maleic anhydride)
  • 4-methyl-N-(3-(4-methylimidazol-1-yl)-5-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl)-3-((4-pyridin-3-ylpyrimidin-2-yl)amino)benzamide
  • Argon
  • Irganox 1010

Recent Publications


Pareek, V, Tian, H, Winograd, N & Benkovic, SJ 2020, 'Metabolomics and mass spectrometry imaging reveal channeled de novo purine synthesis in cells', Science, vol. 368, no. 6488, pp. 283-290.


Tian, H, Maciążek, D, Postawa, Z, Garrison, BJ & Winograd, N 2019, 'C-O Bond Dissociation and Induced Chemical Ionization Using High Energy (CO2)n+ Gas Cluster Ion Beam', Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 476-481.
Sheraz, S, Tian, H, Vickerman, JC, Blenkinsopp, P, Winograd, N & Cumpson, P 2019, 'Enhanced Ion Yields Using High Energy Water Cluster Beams for Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry Analysis and Imaging', Analytical chemistry, vol. 91, no. 14, pp. 9058-9068.
Breuer, L, Tian, H, Wucher, A & Winograd, N 2019, 'Molecular SIMS Ionization Probability Studied with Laser Postionization: Influence of the Projectile Cluster', Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 123, no. 1, pp. 565-574.
Tian, H, Sparvero, LJ, Blenkinsopp, P, Amoscato, AA, Watkins, SC, Bayır, H, Kagan, VE & Winograd, N 2019, 'Secondary-Ion Mass Spectrometry Images Cardiolipins and Phosphatidylethanolamines at the Subcellular Level', Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, vol. 58, no. 10, pp. 3156-3161.


Tian, H, Sparvero, LJ, Amoscato, AA, Bloom, A, Baylr, H, Kagan, VE & Winograd, N 2017, 'Gas Cluster Ion Beam Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry High-Resolution Imaging of Cardiolipin Speciation in the Brain: Identification of Molecular Losses after Traumatic Injury', Analytical chemistry, vol. 89, no. 8, pp. 4611-4619.
Bloom, AN, Tian, H, Schoen, C & Winograd, N 2017, 'Label-free visualization of nilotinib-functionalized gold nanoparticles within single mammalian cells by C60- SIMS imaging', Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, vol. 409, no. 12, pp. 3067-3076.
Tian, H, Six, DA, Krucker, T, Leeds, JA & Winograd, N 2017, 'Subcellular Chemical Imaging of Antibiotics in Single Bacteria Using C60-Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry', Analytical chemistry, vol. 89, no. 9, pp. 5050-5057.

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