Petras Juzenas
Position: Scientist, Ph.D.
Phone: +47-22781205
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Publications 2016

Hauge S, Naucke C, Hasvold G, Joel M, Rødland GE, Juzenas P, Stokke T, Syljuåsen RG (2016)
Combined inhibition of Wee1 and Chk1 gives synergistic DNA damage in S-phase due to distinct regulation of CDK activity and CDC45 loading
Oncotarget (in press)
PubMed 28030798

Publications 2015

Coelho SC, Pereira MC, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Coelho MA (2015)
Supramolecular nanoscale assemblies for cancer diagnosis and therapy
J Control Release, 213, 152-67
PubMed 26160308

Generalov R, Kuan WB, Chen W, Kristensen S, Juzenas P (2015)
Radiosensitizing effect of zinc oxide and silica nanocomposites on cancer cells
Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces, 129, 79-86
PubMed 25829130

Nitulescu GM, Margina D, Juzenas P, Peng Q, Olaru OT, Saloustros E, Fenga C, Spandidos DΑ, Libra M, Tsatsakis AM (2015)
Akt inhibitors in cancer treatment: The long journey from drug discovery to clinical use (Review)
Int J Oncol, 48 (3), 869-85
PubMed 26698230

Publications 2014

Coelho SC, Rocha S, Pereira MC, Juzenas P, Coelho MA (2014)
Enhancing proteasome-lnhibitor effect by functionalized gold nanoparticles
J Biomed Nanotechnol, 10 (4), 717-23
PubMed 24734524

Zou X, Yao M, Ma L, Hossu M, Han X, Juzenas P, Chen W (2014)
X-ray-induced nanoparticle-based photodynamic therapy of cancer
Nanomedicine (Lond), 9 (15), 2339-51
PubMed 24471504

Publications 2013

Coelho SC, Rocha S, Juzenas P, Sampaio P, Almeida GM, Silva FS, Pereira MC, Coelho MA (2013)
Gold nanoparticle delivery-enhanced proteasome inhibitor effect in adenocarcinoma cells
Expert Opin Drug Deliv, 10 (10), 1345-52
PubMed 23937147

Juzenas P, Kleinauskas A, Luo PG, Sun YP (2013)
Photoactivatable carbon nanodots for cancer therapy
Appl. Phys. Lett., 103 (6), 063701

Kleinauskas A, Rocha S, Sahu S, Sun YP, Juzenas P (2013)
Carbon-core silver-shell nanodots as sensitizers for phototherapy and radiotherapy
Nanotechnology, 24 (32), 325103
PubMed 23868054

Publications 2012

Mikulich A, Kavaliauskiene S, Juzenas P (2012)
Blebbistatin, a myosin inhibitor, is phototoxic to human cancer cells under exposure to blue light
Biochim Biophys Acta, 1820 (7), 870-7
PubMed 22507270

Publications 2011

Christensen IL, Sun YP, Juzenas P (2011)
Carbon dots as antioxidants and prooxidants
J Biomed Nanotechnol, 7 (5), 667-76
PubMed 22195484

Generalov R, Kavaliauskiene S, Westrøm S, Chen W, Kristensen S, Juzenas P (2011)
Entrapment in phospholipid vesicles quenches photoactivity of quantum dots
Int J Nanomedicine, 6, 1875-88
PubMed 21931483

Rocha S, Generalov R, Pereira Mdo C, Peres I, Juzenas P, Coelho MA (2011)
Epigallocatechin gallate-loaded polysaccharide nanoparticles for prostate cancer chemoprevention
Nanomedicine (Lond), 6 (1), 79-87
PubMed 21182420

Steponkiene S, Kavaliauskiene S, Purviniene R, Rotomskis R, Juzenas P (2011)
Quantum dots affect expression of CD133 surface antigen in melanoma cells
Int J Nanomedicine, 6, 2437-44
PubMed 22072879

Publications 2010

Generalov R, Lukoseviciute S, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P (2010)
Cytotoxicity and Phototoxicity of Red Fluorescent Nontargeted Quantum Dots
IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron., 16 (4), 997-1003

Juzenas P, Juzeniene A (2010)
Reduction of cutaneous photosensitivity by application of ointment containing ferrous or cobaltous ions concomitant with the use of topical protoporphyrin IX precursors
Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther, 7 (3), 152-7
PubMed 20728838

Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Iani V, Moan J (2010)
Reflectance spectroscopy and fluorescein angiography applied to assess photodynamic response in healthy mouse skin treated with topical hexylaminolevulinate
Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther, 7 (4), 239-45
PubMed 21112546

Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Moan J (2010)
Application of 5-aminolevulinic acid and its derivatives for photodynamic therapy in vitro and in vivo
Methods Mol Biol, 635, 97-106
PubMed 20552342

Morrow DI, McCarron PA, Woolfson AD, Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Iani V, Moan J, Donnelly RF (2010)
Hexyl aminolaevulinate is a more effective topical photosensitiser precursor than methyl aminolaevulinate and 5-aminolaevulinic acids when applied in equimolar doses
J Pharm Sci, 99 (8), 3486-98
PubMed 20222026

Morrow DI, McCarron PA, Woolfson AD, Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Iani V, Moan J, Donnelly RF (2010)
Novel patch-based systems for the localised delivery of ALA-esters
J Photochem Photobiol B, 101 (1), 59-69
PubMed 20634088

Morrow DI, McCarron PA, Woolfson AD, Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Iani V, Moan J, Donnelly RF (2010)
Influence of penetration enhancers on topical delivery of 5-aminolevulinic acid from bioadhesive patches
J Pharm Pharmacol, 62 (6), 685-95
PubMed 20636855

Petrosiute S, Purviniene R, Pasukoniene V, Lukosevciute S, Juzenas P, Rotomskis R (2010)
Characterization of cancer stem cells and their response to CdTe quantum dots
Med Phys Balt Stat, 8, 71-76
PublikaID 41

Publications 2009

Donnelly RF, McCarron PA, Al-Kassas R, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Iani V, Woolfson AD, Moan J (2009)
Influence of formulation factors on PpIX production and photodynamic action of novel ALA-loaded microparticles
Biopharm Drug Dispos, 30 (2), 55-70
PubMed 19226650

Generalov R, Christensen IL, Chen W, Sun YP, Kristensen S, Juzenas P (2009)
Generation of singlet oxygen and other radical species by quantum dot and carbon dot nanosensitizers
PROC SPIE, 7380, 738072

Publications 2008

Donnelly RF, Morrow DI, McCarron PA, David Woolfson A, Morrissey A, Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Iani V, McCarthy HO, Moan J (2008)
Microneedle arrays permit enhanced intradermal delivery of a preformed photosensitizer
Photochem Photobiol, 85 (1), 195-204
PubMed 18764907

Donnelly RF, Morrow DI, McCarron PA, Woolfson AD, Morrissey A, Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Iani V, McCarthy HO, Moan J (2008)
Microneedle-mediated intradermal delivery of 5-aminolevulinic acid: potential for enhanced topical photodynamic therapy
J Control Release, 129 (3), 154-62
PubMed 18556084

Juzenas P, Chen W, Sun YP, Coelho MA, Generalov R, Generalova N, Christensen IL (2008)
Quantum dots and nanoparticles for photodynamic and radiation therapies of cancer
Adv Drug Deliv Rev, 60 (15), 1600-14
PubMed 18840487

Juzenas P, Generalov R, Juzeniene A, Moan J (2008)
Generation of Nitrogen Oxide and Oxygen Radicals by Quantum Dots
J. Biomed. Nanotechnol., 4 (4), 450-456

Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Iani V, Moan J (2008)
Depth profile of protoporphyrin IX fluorescence in an amelanotic mouse melanoma model
Photochem Photobiol, 85 (3), 760-4
PubMed 19140894

Publications 2007

Bugaj A, Kwitniewski M, Iani V, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Ma LW, Moan J (2007)
Photodynamic therapy with di-l-arginine protoporphyrinate on WiDr human colon adenocarcinoma xenografts in athymic nude mice
Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther, 4 (4), 237-41
PubMed 25047558

Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Iani V, Moan J (2007)
Topical applications of iron chelators in photosensitization
Photochem Photobiol Sci, 6 (12), 1268-74
PubMed 18046481

Kaliszewski M, Kwasny M, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Graczyk A, Ma LW, Iani V, Mikolajewska P, Moan J (2007)
Biological activity of 5-aminolevulinic acid and its methyl ester after storage under different conditions
J Photochem Photobiol B, 87 (2), 67-72
PubMed 17350278

Publications 2006

Bugaj A, Iani V, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Ma LW, Moan J (2006)
The effect of dimethylsulfoxide, 1-[2-(decylthio)ethyl]azacyclopentan-2-one and Labrafac(®)CC on porphyrin formation in normal mouse skin during topical application of methyl 5-aminolevulinate: A fluorescence and extraction study
Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther, 3 (1), 27-33
PubMed 25049025

Bugaj A, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Iani V, Ma LW, Moan J (2006)
The effect of skin permeation enhancers on the formation of porphyrins in mouse skin during topical application of the methyl ester of 5-aminolevulinic acid
J Photochem Photobiol B, 83 (2), 94-7
PubMed 16442808

Donnelly RF, Juzenas P, McCarron PA, Ma LW, Woolfson AD, Moan J (2006)
Influence of formulation factors on methyl-ALA-induced protoporphyrin IX accumulation in vivo
Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther, 3 (3), 190-201
PubMed 25049154

Donnelly RF, Ma LW, Juzenas P, Iani V, McCarron PA, Woolfson AD, Moan J (2006)
Topical bioadhesive patch systems enhance selectivity of protoporphyrin IX accumulation
Photochem Photobiol, 82 (3), 670-5
PubMed 16475870

Donnelly RF, McCarron PA, Ma LW, Juzenas P, Iani V, Woolfson AD, Zawislak AA, Moan J (2006)
Facilitated delivery of ALA to inaccessible regions via bioadhesive patch systems
J. Environ. Pathol. Toxicol. Oncol., 25 (1-2), 389-402

Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Iani V, Moan J (2006)
The influence of light and darkness on cutaneous fluorescence in mice
Luminescence, 21 (3), 159-63
PubMed 16502394

Juzenas P, Moan J (2006)
Singlet oxygen in photosensitization
J. Environ. Pathol. Toxicol. Oncol., 25 (1-2), 29-50

Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Bronshtein I, Vorobey A, Moan J (2006)
The influence of temperature on photodynamic cell killing in vitro with 5-aminolevulinic acid
J Photochem Photobiol B, 84 (2), 161-6
PubMed 16624569

Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Ma LW, Iani V, Moan J (2006)
Topical application of 5-aminolaevulinic acid, methyl 5-aminolaevulinate and hexyl 5-aminolaevulinate on normal human skin
Br J Dermatol, 155 (4), 791-9
PubMed 16965430

McCarron PA, Ma LW, Juzenas P, Lani V, Woolfson A, Zawislak AA, Moan J (2006)
Facilitated delivery of ALA to inaccessible regions via bioadhesive patch systems
J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol, 25 (1-2), 389-402
PubMed 16566730

Moan J, Juzenas P (2006)
Singlet oxygen in photosensitization
J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol, 25 (1-2), 29-50
PubMed 16566709

Veberg A, Sørheim O, Moan J, Iani V, Juzenas P, Nilsen AN, Wold JP (2006)
Measurement of lipid oxidation and porphyrins in high oxygen modified atmosphere and vacuum-packed minced turkey and pork meat by fluorescence spectra and images
Meat Sci, 73 (3), 511-20
PubMed 22062491

Zhao L, Nielsen KP, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Lani V, Ma LW, Stamnes K, Stamnes JJ, Moan J (2006)
Spectroscopic measurements of photoinduced processes in human skin after topical application of the hexyl ester of 5-aminolevulinic acid
J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol, 25 (1-2), 307-20
PubMed 16566726

Publications 2005

Donnelly RF, Morrow DI, McCarron PA, Juzenas P, Woolfson AD (2005)
Pharmaceutical analysis of 5-aminolevulinic acid in solution and in tissues
J Photochem Photobiol B, 82 (1), 59-71
PubMed 16242952

Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Moan J (2005)
Deferoxamine photosensitizes cancer cells in vitro
Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 332 (2), 388-91
PubMed 15910749

Kaliszewski M, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Kwasny M, Kaminski J, Dabrowski Z, Golinski J, Moan J (2005)
Formation of protoporphyrin IX from carboxylic- and amino-derivatives of 5-aminolevulinic acid
Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther, 2 (2), 129-34
PubMed 25048672

Kristiansson S, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Iani V, Löfgren L, Moan J (2005)
Kinetics of protoporphyrin IX formation in rat oral mucosa and skin after application of 5-aminolevulinic acid and its methylester
Photochem Photobiol, 81 (2), 394-7
PubMed 15535733

Luksiene Z, Juzenas P, Moan J (2005)
Radiosensitization of tumours by porphyrins
Cancer Lett, 235 (1), 40-7
PubMed 15946797

Nielsen KP, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Stamnes K, Stamnes JJ, Moan J (2005)
Choice of optimal wavelength for PDT: the significance of oxygen depletion
Photochem Photobiol, 81 (5), 1190-4
PubMed 15934793

Wold JP, Veberg A, Nilsen A, Iani V, Juzenas P, Moan J (2005)
The role of naturally occurring chlorophyll and porphyrins in light-induced oxidation of dairy products. A study based on fluorescence spectroscopy and sensory analysis
Int. Dairy J., 15 (4), 343-353

Publications 2004

Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Rotomskis R, Moan J (2004)
Spectroscopic evidence of monomeric aluminium phthalocyanine tetrasulphonate in aqueous solutions
J Photochem Photobiol B, 75 (1-2), 107-10
PubMed 15246357

Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Ma LW, Iani V, Moan J (2004)
Effectiveness of different light sources for 5-aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy
Lasers Med Sci, 19 (3), 139-49
PubMed 15503248

Nielsen KP, Lu Z, Juzenas P, Stamnes JJ, Stamnes K, Moan J (2004)
Reflectance spectra of pigmented and nonpigmented skin in the UV spectral region
Photochem Photobiol, 80 (3), 450-5
PubMed 15623329

Uzdensky A, Kolpakova E, Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Moan J (2004)
The effect of sub-lethal ALA-PDT on the cytoskeleton and adhesion of cultured human cancer cells
Biochim Biophys Acta, 1722 (1), 43-50
PubMed 15716135

Uzdensky AB, Juzeniene A, Kolpakova E, Hjortland GO, Juzenas P, Moan J (2004)
Photosensitization with protoporphyrin IX inhibits attachment of cancer cells to a substratum
Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 322 (2), 452-7
PubMed 15325251

Publications 2003

Moan J, Ma LW, Juzeniene A, Iani V, Juzenas P, Apricena F, Peng Q (2003)
Pharmacology of protoporphyrin IX in nude mice after application of ALA and ALA esters
Int J Cancer, 103 (1), 132-5
PubMed 12455066

Publications 2002

Bissonnette R, Tremblay JF, Juzenas P, Boushira M, Lui H (2002)
Systemic photodynamic therapy with aminolevulinic acid induces apoptosis in lesional T lymphocytes of psoriatic plaques
J Invest Dermatol, 119 (1), 77-83
PubMed 12164928

Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Kaalhus O, Iani V, Moan J (2002)
Noninvasive fluorescence excitation spectroscopy during application of 5-aminolevulinic acid in vivo
Photochem Photobiol Sci, 1 (10), 745-8
PubMed 12656473

Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Stakland S, Iani V, Moan J (2002)
Photosensitizing effect of protoporphyrin IX in pigmented melanoma of mice
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 297 (3), PII S0006-291X(02)02238-6-472

Juzenas P, Juzeniene A, Stakland S, Iani V, Moan J (2002)
Photosensitizing effect of protoporphyrin IX in pigmented melanoma of mice
Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 297 (3), 468-72
PubMed 12270116

Juzenas P, Sharfaei S, Moan J, Bissonnette R (2002)
Protoporphyrin IX fluorescence kinetics in UV-induced tumours and normal skin of hairless mice after topical application of 5-aminolevulinic acid methyl ester
J Photochem Photobiol B, 67 (1), 11-7
PubMed 12007462

Juzenas P, Sharfaei S, Moan J, Bissonnette R (2002)
Protoporphyrin IX fluorescence kinetics in UV-induced tumours and normal skin of hairless mice after topical application of 5-aminolevulinic acid methyl ester
J. Photochem. Photobiol. B-Biol., 67 (1), PII S1011-1344(02)00269-5-17

Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Iani V, Moan J (2002)
Topical application of 5-aminolevulinic acid and its methylester, hexylester and octylester derivatives: considerations for dosimetry in mouse skin model
Photochem Photobiol, 76 (3), 329-34
PubMed 12403455

Juzeniene A, Juzenas P, Kaalhus O, Iani V, Moan J (2002)
Temperature effect on accumulation of protoporphyrin IX after topical application of 5-aminolevulinic acid and its methylester and hexylester derivatives in normal mouse skin
Photochem Photobiol, 76 (4), 452-6
PubMed 12405155

Juzeniene A, Ma LW, Juzenas P, Iani V, Lange N, Moan J (2002)
Production of protoporphyrin IX from 5-aminolevulinic acid and two of its esters in cells in vitro and tissues in vivo
Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand), 48 (8), 911-6
PubMed 12699250

Sharfaei S, Juzenas P, Moan J, Bissonnette R (2002)
Weekly topical application of methyl aminolevulinate followed by light exposure delays the appearance of UV-induced skin tumours in mice
Arch Dermatol Res, 294 (5), 237-42
PubMed 12115027

Publications 2001

Juzenas P, Iani V, Bagdonas S, Rotomskis R, Moan J (2001)
Fluorescence spectroscopy of normal mouse skin exposed to 5-aminolaevulinic acid and red light
J Photochem Photobiol B, 61 (1-2), 78-86
PubMed 11485851

Moan J, Ma LW, Iani V, Juzenas P (2001)
Mechanisms and procedures in PDT
SKIN AND ENVIRONMENT - PERCEPTION AND PROTECTION, VOLS 1 AND 2, 641-647

Moan J, Van den Akker JTHM, Juzenas P, Ma LW, Angell-Petersen E, Gadmar OB, Iani V (2001)
On the basis for tumor selectivity in the 5-aminolevulinic acid-induced synthesis of protoporphyrin IX
J. Porphyr. Phthalocyanines, 5 (2), 170-176

von Beckerath M, Juzenas P, Ma LW, Iani V, Löfgren L, Moan J (2001)
The influence of UV exposure on 5-aminolevulinic acid-induced protoporphyrin IX production in skin
Photochem Photobiol, 74 (6), 825-8
PubMed 11783939

Publications 2000

Bagdonas S, Ma LW, Iani V, Rotomskis R, Juzenas P, Moan J (2000)
Phototransformations of 5-aminolevulinic acid-induced protoporphyrin IX in vitro: a spectroscopic study
Photochem Photobiol, 72 (2), 186-92
PubMed 10946571

Publications 1999

Juzenas P, Sorensen R, Iani V, Moan J (1999)
Clearance of protoporphyrin IX from mouse skin after topical application of 5-aminolevulinic acid and its methyl ester
P SOC PHOTO-OPT INS, 3563, 161-166

Juzenas P, Sørensen R, Iani V, Moan J (1999)
Uptake of topically applied 5-aminolevulinic acid and production of protoporphyrin IX in normal mouse skin: dependence on skin temperature
Photochem Photobiol, 69 (4), 478-81
PubMed 10212580

Moan J, Berg K, Gadmar OB, Iani V, Ma L, Juzenas P (1999)
The temperature dependence of protoporphyrin IX production in cells and tissues
Photochem Photobiol, 70 (4), 669-73
PubMed 10546563

Sorensen R, Juzenas P, Iani V, Moan J (1999)
Formation of protoporphyrin IX in mouse skin after topical application of 5-aminolevulinic acid and its methyl ester.
P SOC PHOTO-OPT INS, 3563, 77-81