Additional Resources

Web Resources

Claudia Wassmann. "Dr. Louis Sokoloff." Office of NIH History Oral History Program. 2005.

Society for Neuroscience. "History of Neuroscience: Louis Sokoloff." Educational Film Center for the Society of Neuroscience. 1996.


Ingrid G. Ferreras, Caroline Hannaway, and Victoria A. Harden, Eds., Mind, Brain, Body, and Behavior: Foundations of Neuroscience and Behavioral Research at the National Institutes of Health. Amsterdam, Berlin, Oxford: IOS Press, 2004.

Larry R. Squire, ed., "Louis Sokoloff." Vol. 1, The History of Neuroscience in Autobiography. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, 1996.


Kety, Seymour, and Carl Schmidt. "The Nitrous Oxide Method for the Quantitative Determination of Cerebral Blood Flow in Man: Theory, Procedure, and Normal Values." Journal of Clinical Investigation 27 (1948): 476-483.

Pommier, Jacques, Louis Sokoloff, and Jacques Nunez. "Enzymatic Iodination of Protein: Kinetics of Iodine Formation and Protein Iodination Catalyzed by Horse-Radish Peroxidase." European Journal of Biochemistry 38, (1973): 497-506.

Reivich, Martin, D. Kuhl, A. Wolf, J. Greenberg, M. Phelps, T. Ido, V. Casella, J. Fowler, E. Hoffman, A. Alavi, P. Som, and Louis Sokoloff. "The [18F]Fluoro-deoxyglucose Method for the Measurement of Local Cerebral Glucose Utilization in Man." Circulation Research 44, 1 (January 1979): 127-137.

Phelps, M., S. C. Huang, E. Hoffman, C. Selin, Louis Sokoloff, and D. Kuhl. "Tomographic Measurement of Local Cerebral Glucose Metabolic Rate in Humans with [F-18]2-Fluoro-2-Deoxy-D-Glucose: Validation of Method." Annals of Neurology 6, 5 (November 1979): 371-388.

Sokoloff, Louis. "Cerebral Circulation, Energy Metabolism, and Protein Synthesis: General Characteristics and Principles of Measurement." Chapter 1 in Positron Emission Tomography and Autoradiography: Principles and Applications for the Brain and Heart, edited by M. Phelps, J. Mazziotta, and H. Schelbert. Raven Press, 1986. Pp. 1-71.

Hawkins, Richard A. and Alexander L. Miller. "Deoxyglucose-6-Phosphate Stability In Vivo and the Deoxyglucose Method." Journal of Neurochemistry 49, 6 (December 1987): 1941-1949.

A. Poremba, R. C. Saunders, A. M. Crane, M. Cook, L. Sokoloff, and M. Mishkin. "Functional Mapping of the Primate Auditory System." Science 299, 5606 (24 January 2003): 568-572.

Shimoji, K., L. Ravasi, K. Schmidt, M. L. Soto-Motonegro, T. Esaki, J. Seidel, E. Jagoda, L. Sokoloff, M. V. Green, and W. C. Eckelman. "Measurement of Cerebral Glucose Metabolic Rates in the Anesthetized Rat by Dynamic Scanning With 18F-FDG, the ATLAS Small Animal PET Scanner, and Arterial Blood Sampling." Journal of Nuclear Medicine 45, 4 (April 2004): 665-672.

Toyama, H., M. Ichise, J. S. Liow, K. J. Modell, D. C. Vines, T. Esaki, M. Cook, J. Seidel, L. Sokoloff, M. V. Green, and R. B. Innis. "Absolute Quantification of Regional Cerebral Glucose Utilization in Mice by 18F-FDG Small Animal PET scanning and 2-14C-DG Autoradiography." Journal of Nuclear Medicine 45, 8 (August 2004): 1398-1405.

Esaki, T., M. Cook, K. Shimoji, D. L. Murphy, L. Sokoloff, and A. Holmes. "Developmental Disruption of Serotonin Transporter Function Impairs Cerebral Responses to Whisker Stimulation in Mice." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 102, 15 (2005): 5582-5587.

Sokoloff, L."The Physiological and Biochemical Bases of Functional Brain Imaging." Cognitive Neurodynamics 2, 1 (2008): 1-5.

Ravasi, L., K. Shinmoji, M. L. Soto-Motonegro, T. Esaki, J. Seidel, L. Sokoloff, and K. Schmidt. "Use of [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose and the ATLAS small animal PET scanner to examine cerebral functional activation by whisker stimulation in unanesthetized rats." Nuclear Medicine and Biology 32, no. 5 (2011): 336-342.

Paulson, O. B., I. Kanno, M. Reivich, and Louis Sokoloff. "History of International Society for Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism." Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism 32, no. 7 (2012): 1099-1106.

Ravasi, L., J. Tokugawa, T. Nakayama, J. Seidel, Louis Sokoloff, W. C. Eckelman, D. O. Kiesewetter. "Imaging of the Muscarine Acetycholine Neuroreceptor in Rats with the M2 Selective Agonist [18F]FP-TZTP." Nuclear Medicine and Biology 39, no. 1 (January 2012): 45-55.

Dienel, G. A., N. F. Cruz, Louis Sokoloff, and B. F. Driscoll. "Determination of Glucose Utilization Rates in Cultured Astrocytes and Neurons with [14C]deoxyglucose: Progress, Pitfalls, and Discovery of Intracellular Glucose Compartmentation." Neurochemical Research (2015).