Léon Sanche : Publications représentatives

"Resonant formation of DNA strand breaks by low energy (3-20 eV) electrons". Science 287, 1658-1660 (2000). B. Boudaiffa, P. Cloutier, D. Hunting, M.A. Huels & L. Sanche.

"Cross sections for low-energy (1-100 eV) electron elastic and inelastic scattering in amorphous ice". Radiation Research, 159, 3-22 (2003). M. Michaud, A. Wen & L. Sanche.

"Dissociative electron attachment to DNA". Physical Review Letters, 90, 208102-1-208102-4 (2003). X. Pan, P. Cloutier, D. Hunting & L. Sanche.

"Density functional theory studies of electron interaction with DNA: Can zero eV electrons induce strand breaks?" Journal of the American Chemical Society, 125, 13668-13669 (2003). X.F. Li, M.D. Sevilla & L. Sanche.

"DNA strand breaks induced by 0-4 eV electrons: the role of shape resonances". Physical Review Letters, 93, 068101-1-4 (2004). F. Martin, P.D. Burrow, Z. Cai, P. Cloutier, D.J. Hunting & L. Sanche.

"Low energy electron attachment to condensed formic acid" Journal of Physics Conference Series 115, 012018-1-8 (2008).S. Ptasińska, A.D. Bass & L. Sanche.

"Gold nanoparticles enhance DNA damage induced by anti-cancer drugs and radiation". Radiation Research, 172, 114-119 (2009). Y. Zheng & L. Sanche.

"Biological chemistry: Beyond radical thinking".Nature 461, 358-359 (2009). L. Sanche.

"Low Energy Electron Induced DNA Damage: Effect of Base Sequence in Oligonucleotide Trimers". Journal of the American Chemical Society 132, 5422–5427 (2010). Z. Li, P. Cloutier, L. Sanche & J.R. Wagner.

"On the role of low-energy electrons in the radiosensitization of DNA by gold nanoparticles".  Nanotechnology 22, 465101 (2011). F.  Xiao, Y. Zheng, P. Cloutier, Y. He, D. Hunting & L. Sanche.

"Precursors of solvated electrons in radiation biology". Chemical Reviews 112, 5578-5602 (2012). E. Alizadeh & L. Sanche.

"Efficacy of Cisplatin and Lipoplatin™ in combined treatment with radiation of a colorectal tumor in nude mouse."  Anticancer Research 33, 3005-3014 (2013). T. Tippayamontria, R. Kotb, B. Paquette & L. Sanche

"New Insights into the Mechanism Underlying the Synergistic Action of Ionizing Radiation with Platinum Chemotherapeutic Drugs: The Role of Low-Energy Electrons." International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 87, 847-53 (2013). M. Rezaee, D.J. Hunting & L. Sanche.

“Electron Resonance Decay into a Biological Function: Decrease in Viability of E. coli Transformed by Plasmid DNA Irradiated with 0.5−18 eV Electrons.” Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 6, 3911−3914 (2015) S. Kouass Sahbani, P. Cloutier, A. D. Bass, D. J. Hunting, & L. Sanche

“Cancer treatment: Low-energy electron therapy.” Nature Materials, 14, 861–863 (2015) L. Sanche

“Interaction of low energy electrons with DNA: Applications to cancer radiation therapy” Radiation Physics and Chemistry 128, 36-43 (2016). L. Sanche.