Translating Photoacoustic Imaging Advances into Theranostic Impacts

Our research interest is in photoacoustic and optical imaging technologies in life sciences, especially in functional brain imaging and early cancer theranostics.

Our work centers on developing novel photoacoustic technologies and translating the laboratory imaging advances into diagnostic and therapeutic applications for a broad range of diseases. If you are interested with joining us at Duke, please contact Dr. Junjie Yao (

Recent News

Mucong attended NIBIB medical imaging workshop at NIH

June 26, 2018

First time at Bethesda! Nice job representing our job.

We are featured on Duke Medicine Alumni News!

June 4, 2018

Here is the link of the magzine