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Jian Zhong, Ph.D.
Jian Zhong, Ph.D.
FACULTY - LAB DIRECTOR

Jian Zhong, Ph.D.

Lab Director
Molecular Regeneration and Neuroimaging Laboratory
Burke Medical Research Institute
Associate Professor of Neuroscience
Weill Cornell Medicine
Director
Burke Medical Research Institute

Biography

Dr. Zhong received his Ph.D. (Dr. rer. nat) from the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, in 1997. He conducted postdoctoral research in the laboratories of Dr. Paul Patterson (Caltech, Pasadena, CA) and Dr. Bill Snider (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC).

Dr. Zhong is an ad hoc reviewer for Nature Neuroscience Neuron, Journal of Neuroscience, EMBO Reports and European Journal of Neuroscience as well as for the NIH "Neural Differentiation, Plasticity, Regeneration, and Rhythmicity (NDPR)" and "Cellular and Molecular Biology of Glia (CMBG)" study sections.

Education

Degree: 
Postdoctoral Fellowship
Institution: 
Caltech, Pasadena, CA, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
Degree: 
Ph.D.
Institution: 
Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
Year Completed: 
1997

Recent Publications

PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Mathew G, Hannan A, Hertzler-Schaefer K, Wang F, Feng GS, Zhong J, Zhao JJ, Downward J, Zhang X.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Nov 15;113(46):13156-13161.
Abstract on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Karuppagounder SS, Alim I, Khim SJ, Bourassa MW, Sleiman SF, John R, Thinnes CC, Yeh TL, Demetriades M, Neitemeier S, Cruz D, Gazaryan I, Killilea DW, Morgenstern L, Xi G, Keep RF, Schallert T, Tappero RV, Zhong J, Cho S, Maxfield FR, Holman TR, Culmsee C, Fong GH, Su Y, Ming GL, Song H, Cave JW, Schofield CJ, Colbourne F, Coppola G, Ratan RR
Sci Transl Med. 2016 Mar 2;8(328):328ra29. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aac6008.
Abstract on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Zhong J.
Biol Chem. 2016 Mar;397(3):215-22. doi: 10.1515/hsz-2015-0270. Review.
Abstract on PubMed