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Yongping Wang, MD, PhD

Yongping Wang, MD, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Contact information
Stem Cell Lab, 5NW60 Main Building
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-4759
Lab: 215-590-2807
B.S. (Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry; Economics)
Yale, 1995.
M.D, Ph.D. (Medicine; Pharmacology)
Dartmouth Medical School, 2003.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

cGMP cellular therapy, stem cell, bone marrow transplant, mesenchymal stromal cell (MSC)

Description of Research Expertise

RNAi, library screening, stem cell, erythropoiesis

Selected Publications

Cotticelli, M.G., Acquaviva, F., Xia S., Kaur, A., Wang, Y., and Wilson, R.B: Phenotypic screening for Friedreich ataxia using random shRNA selection. Journal of Biomolecular Screening 20(9): 1084, Oct 2015.

Yongping Wang and Deborah Sesok-Pizzini: Academia and Industry Collaborate in Cellular Therapy Partnerships. AABB News Page: 8-10, May 2015.

Wang Y, Speier JS, Engram-Pearl J, Wilson RB: Introduction of Mismatches in a Random shRNA-encoding Library Improves Potency for Phenotypic Selection. PLoS One 9(2): e87390, Feb 2014.

Hanley PJ, Mei Z, da Cabreira-Hansen M, Klis M, Li W, Zhao Y, Durett AG, Zheng X, Wang Y, Gee AP, and Horwitz EM: Manufacturing Mesenchymal Stromal Cells for Phase I Clinical Trials. Cytotherapy 15(4): 416-422, Apr 2013.

Wang Y, Wang YE, Cotticelli MG and Wilson RB: A Random shRNA-Encoding Library for Phenotypic Selection and Hit-Optimization Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s 8th International Discovery On Target Meeting, Boston, MA 2010.

Wang Y, Wang YE, Cotticelli MG, Wilson RB: A random shRNA-encoding library for phenotypic selection and hit-optimization. PLoS One 3(9): e3171, Sep 2008.

Wang Y, Wang YE, Cotticelli MG and Wilson RB: Synthesis of a Random shRNA-encoding Library for Phenotypic Selection and Hit-optimization. Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists 43rd Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA 2008.

Wang Y, Kurichi JE, Blumenthal NP, Ahya VN, Christie JD, Pochettino A, Kaiser LR, Sonnad SS, Pollak ES: Multiple Variables Affecting Blood Usage in Lung Transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant 25(5): 533-8, May 2006.

Wang Y, Magee D, Siegel D, Sachais B and Sesok-Pizzini D: Management of a severe blood shortage in a university hospital. Annual meeting of the American College of Preventive Medicine, Orlando, FL 2004.

Suh N, Glasebrook AL, Palkowitz AD, Bryant HU, Burris LL, Starling JJ, Pearce HL, Williams C, Peer C, Wang Y, Sporn MB: Arzoxifene, a new selective estrogen receptor modulator for chemoprevention of experimental breast cancer. Cancer Res 61(23): 8412-5, December 2001.

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Last updated: 10/15/2015
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