Benjamin M. Ellingson, Ph.D.

Titles

Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
Radiology
Brain Research Institute
Member, CTSI
JCCC Cancer Molecular Imaging
Physics & Biology in Medicine GPB Home Area

Contact Information

Email
bellingson@mednet.ucla.edu
Phone
Work Phone Number: 310-481-7572
Address
Mailing Address: 924 Westwood Blvd.Suite 615Los Angeles , CA 90024UNITED STATES

Publications:

Karavaeva Elena, Harris Robert J, Leu Kevin, Shabihkhani Maryam, Yong William H, Pope Whitney B, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Liau Linda M, Chen Wei, Czernin Johannes, Cloughesy Timothy F, Ellingson Benjamin M   Relationship Between [18F]FDOPA PET Uptake, Apparent Diffusion Coefficient (ADC), and Proliferation Rate in Recurrent Malignant Gliomas Molecular imaging and biology : MIB : the official publication of the Academy of Molecular Imaging, 2015; 17(3): 434-42.
Harris Robert J, Cloughesy Timothy F, Liau Linda M, Prins Robert M, Antonios Joseph P, Li Debiao, Yong William H, Pope Whitney B, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Ellingson Benjamin M   pH-weighted molecular imaging of gliomas using amine chemical exchange saturation transfer MRI Neuro-oncology, 2015; 194(1): .
Ellingson Benjamin M, Kim Eunhee, Woodworth Davis C, Marques Helga, Boxerman Jerrold L, Safriel Yair, McKinstry Robert C, Bokstein Felix, Jain Rajan, Chi T Linda, Sorensen A Gregory, Gilbert Mark R, Barboriak Daniel P   Diffusion MRI quality control and functional diffusion map results in ACRIN 6677/RTOG 0625: a multicenter, randomized, phase II trial of bevacizumab and chemotherapy in recurrent glioblastoma International journal of oncology, 2015; 46(5): 1883-92.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Lai Albert, Nguyen Huytram N, Nghiemphu Phioanh Leia, Pope Whitney B, Cloughesy Timothy F   Quantification of nonenhancing tumor burden in gliomas using effective T2 maps derived from dual-echo turbo spin-echo MRI Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, 2015; 122(3): .
Ellingson Benjamin M, Salamon Noriko, Grinstead John W, Holly Langston T   Diffusion tensor imaging predicts functional impairment in mild-to-moderate cervical spondylotic myelopathy The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society, 2014; 14(11): 2589-97.
Leu Kevin, Enzmann Dieter R, Woodworth Davis C, Harris Robert J, Tran Anh N, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Pope Whitney B, Cloughesy Timothy F, Ellingson Benjamin M   Hypervascular tumor volume estimated by comparison to a large-scale cerebral blood volume radiographic atlas predicts survival in recurrent glioblastoma treated with bevacizumab Cancer imaging : the official publication of the International Cancer Imaging Society, 2014; 14(6): 31.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Bendszus Martin, Sorensen A Gregory, Pope Whitney B   Emerging techniques and technologies in brain tumor imaging Neuro-oncology, 2014; 16 Suppl 7(11): vii12-23.
Reardon David A, Ballman Karla V, Buckner Jan C, Chang Susan M, Ellingson Benjamin M   Impact of imaging measurements on response assessment in glioblastoma clinical trials Neuro-oncology, 2014; 16 Suppl 7(11): vii24-35.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Wen Patrick Y, van den Bent Martin J, Cloughesy Timothy F   Pros and cons of current brain tumor imaging Neuro-oncology, 2014; 16 Suppl 7(11): vii2-11.
Ellingson B M, Sahebjam S, Kim H J, Pope W B, Harris R J, Woodworth D C, Lai A, Nghiemphu P L, Mason W P, Cloughesy T F   Pretreatment ADC histogram analysis is a predictive imaging biomarker for bevacizumab treatment but not chemotherapy in recurrent glioblastoma AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology, 2014; 35(4): 673-9.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Kim Hyun J, Woodworth Davis C, Pope Whitney B, Cloughesy Jonathan N, Harris Robert J, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Cloughesy Timothy F   Recurrent glioblastoma treated with bevacizumab: contrast-enhanced T1-weighted subtraction maps improve tumor delineation and aid prediction of survival in a multicenter clinical trial Radiology, 2014; 271(1): 200-10.
Tran Anh N, Lai Albert, Li Sichen, Pope Whitney B, Teixeira Stephanie, Harris Robert J, Woodworth Davis C, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Cloughesy Timothy F, Ellingson Benjamin M   Increased sensitivity to radiochemotherapy in IDH1 mutant glioblastoma as demonstrated by serial quantitative MR volumetry Neuro-oncology, 2014; 16(3): 414-20.
Harris Robert J, Bookheimer Susan Y, Cloughesy Timothy F, Kim Hyun J, Pope Whitney B, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Liau Linda M, Ellingson Benjamin M   Altered functional connectivity of the default mode network in diffuse gliomas measured with pseudo-resting state fMRI Journal of neuro-oncology, 2014; 116(2): 373-9.
Connolly Mark, Bilgin-Freiert Arzu, Ellingson Benjamin, Dusick Joshua R, Liebeskind David, Saver Jeff, Gonzalez Nestor R   Peripheral vascular disease as remote ischemic preconditioning, for acute stroke Clinical neurology and neurosurgery, 2013; 115(10): 2124-9.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Mayer Emeran, Harris Robert J, Ashe-McNally Cody, Naliboff Bruce D, Labus Jennifer S, Tillisch Kirsten   Diffusion tensor imaging detects microstructural reorganization in the brain associated with chronic irritable bowel syndrome Pain, 2013; 154(9): 1528-41.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Salamon Noriko, Holly Langston T   Advances in MR imaging for cervical spondylotic myelopathy European spine journal : official publication of the European Spine Society, the European Spinal Deformity Society, and the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society, 2013; 154(9): .
Naeini Kourosh M, Pope Whitney B, Cloughesy Timothy F, Harris Robert J, Lai Albert, Eskin Ascia, Chowdhury Reshmi, Phillips Heidi S, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Behbahanian Yalda, Ellingson Benjamin M   Identifying the mesenchymal molecular subtype of glioblastoma using quantitative volumetric analysis of anatomic magnetic resonance images Neuro-oncology, 2013; 15(5): 626-34.
Harris Robert J, Cloughesy Timothy F, Pope Whitney B, Godinez Sergio, Natsuaki Yutaka, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Meyer Heiko, Paul Dominik, Behbahanian Yalda, Lai Albert, Ellingson Benjamin M   Pre- and post-contrast three-dimensional double inversion-recovery MRI in human glioblastoma Journal of neuro-oncology, 2013; 112(2): 257-66.
Ellingson B M, Lai A, Harris R J, Selfridge J M, Yong W H, Das K, Pope W B, Nghiemphu P L, Vinters H V, Liau L M, Mischel P S, Cloughesy T F   Probabilistic radiographic atlas of glioblastoma phenotypes AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology, 2013; 34(3): 533-40.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Cloughesy Timothy F, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Liau Linda M, Pope Whitney B   Quantitative probabilistic functional diffusion mapping in newly diagnosed glioblastoma treated with radiochemotherapy Neuro-oncology, 2013; 15(3): 382-90.
Harris Robert J, Cloughesy Timothy F, Pope Whitney B, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Lai Albert, Zaw Taryar, Czernin Johannes, Phelps Michael E, Chen Wei, Ellingson Benjamin M   18F-FDOPA and 18F-FLT positron emission tomography parametric response maps predict response in recurrent malignant gliomas treated with bevacizumab Neuro-oncology, 2012; 14(8): 1079-89.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Zaw Taryar, Cloughesy Timothy F, Naeini Kourosh M, Lalezari Shadi, Mong Sandy, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Pope Whitney B   Comparison between intensity normalization techniques for dynamic susceptibility contrast (DSC)-MRI estimates of cerebral blood volume (CBV) in human gliomas Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI, 2012; 35(6): 1472-7.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Cloughesy Timothy F, Zaw Taryar, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Harris Robert, Lalezari Shadi, Wagle Naveed, Naeini Kourosh M, Carrillo Jose, Liau Linda M, Pope Whitney B   Functional diffusion maps (fDMs) evaluated before and after radiochemotherapy predict progression-free and overall survival in newly diagnosed glioblastoma Neuro-oncology, 2012; 14(3): 333-43.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Cloughesy Timothy F, Pope Whitney B, Zaw Taryar M, Phillips Heidi, Lalezari Shadi, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Ibrahim Hassana, Naeini Kourosh M, Harris Robert J, Lai Albert   Anatomic localization of O6-methylguanine DNA methyltransferase (MGMT) promoter methylated and unmethylated tumors: a radiographic study in 358 de novo human glioblastomas NeuroImage, 2012; 59(2): 908-16.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Cloughesy Timothy F, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Pope Whitney B   Nonlinear registration of diffusion-weighted images improves clinical sensitivity of functional diffusion maps in recurrent glioblastoma treated with bevacizumab Magnetic resonance in medicine, 2012; 67(1): 237-45.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Cloughesy Timothy F, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Lalezari Shadi, Zaw Taryar, Motevalibashinaeini Kourosh, Mischel Paul S, Pope Whitney B   Quantification of edema reduction using differential quantitative T2 (DQT2) relaxometry mapping in recurrent glioblastoma treated with bevacizumab Journal of neuro-oncology, 2012; 106(1): 111-9.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Cloughesy Timothy F, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Pope Whitney B   Cell invasion, motility, and proliferation level estimate (CIMPLE) maps derived from serial diffusion MR images in recurrent glioblastoma treated with bevacizumab Journal of neuro-oncology, 2011; 105(1): 91-101.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Cloughesy Timothy F, Lai Albert, Mischel Paul S, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Lalezari Shadi, Schmainda Kathleen M, Pope Whitney B   Graded functional diffusion map-defined characteristics of apparent diffusion coefficients predict overall survival in recurrent glioblastoma treated with bevacizumab Neuro-oncology, 2011; 13(10): 1151-61.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Cloughesy Timothy F, Lai Albert, Nghiemphu Phioanh L, Liau Linda M, Pope Whitney B   High order diffusion tensor imaging in human glioblastoma Academic radiology, 2011; 18(8): 947-54.
Ellingson Benjamin M, LaViolette Peter S, Rand Scott D, Malkin Mark G, Connelly Jennifer M, Mueller Wade M, Prost Robert W, Schmainda Kathleen M   Spatially quantifying microscopic tumor invasion and proliferation using a voxel-wise solution to a glioma growth model and serial diffusion MRI Magnetic resonance in medicine, 2011; 65(4): 1131-43.
Ellingson Benjamin M, Malkin Mark G, Rand Scott D, Connelly Jennifer M, Quinsey Carolyn, LaViolette Pete S, Bedekar Devyani P, Schmainda Kathleen M   Validation of functional diffusion maps (fDMs) as a biomarker for human glioma cellularity Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI, 2010; 31(3): 538-48.