Faculty & Staff

Ze Wang, PhD

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Research Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering in Psychiatry
Research Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Department of Bioengineering
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
3900 Chestnut St,
Treatment Research Center,
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2152223200-123
BA (Signal Detection Technology and Instruments)
Hefei University of Technology, 1995.
PhD (Biomedical Engineering)
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2003.
Post-Graduate Training
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, 2003-2005.
Siemens Co, 2007.
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Description of Research Expertise

Neuroimaging data processing using standard univariate method and multi-variate data driven methods. Arterial spin labeling perfusion MRI data processing. Parallel imaging.

Selected Publications

Teresa R. Franklin, Ze Wang, Yin Li, Jesse J. Suh, Marina Goldman, Falk W. Lohoff, Jeffrey Cruz, Rebecca Hazan, Will Jens, John A. Detre, Wade Berrettini, Charles P. O¹Brien, and Anna Rose Childress: Dopamine transporter genotype modulation of neural responses to smoking cues: Confirmation in a new cohort. Addiction Biology 16(2): 308-22, 2011.

Teresa R. Franklin, Ze Wang, Jesse J. Suh, Rebecca Hazan, Jeffrey Cruz, Yin Li, Marina Goldman, John A. Detre, Charles P. O¹Brien, and Anna Rose Childress: Effects of Varenicline on Smoking Cue-Triggered Neural and Craving Responses. Arch Gen Psychiatry 68(5): 516-26, 2011.

Teresa R. Franklin, Ze Wang, Nathan Sciortino, Derek Harper, Yin Li, Jonathan Hakun, Susan Kildea, Kyle Kampman, Ron Ehrman, John A. Detre, Charles P. O’Brien, Anna Rose Childress: Modulation of resting brain cerebral blood flow by the GABA B agonist, baclofen: A longitudinal perfusion fMRI study. Drug and Alcohol Dependence 2011.

William T. Hu*, Ze Wang*, Virginia M.-Y. Lee, John Q. Trojanowski, John Detre, Murray Grossman. (* contributed equally): Distinct Cerebral Perfusion Patterns in FTLD and AD. Neurology in press, 2010.

Y Chen, HI Wan, JP O’Reardon, DJJ Wang, Z Wang, M Korczykowski and JA Detre: ASL phMRI After a Single Dose of Oral Citalopram Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Clinical pharmacology & Therapeutics 89: 251-258, 2010.

Detre John A, Wang Jiongjiong, Wang Ze, Rao Hengyi: Arterial spin-labeled perfusion MRI in basic and clinical neuroscience. Current opinion in neurology 22(4): 348-55, Aug 2009.

Wang Ze, Mechanic-Hamilton Dawn, Pluta John, Glynn Simon, Detre John A: Function lateralization via measuring coherence laterality. NeuroImage 47(1): 281-8, Aug 2009.

Wang Ze: A hybrid SVM-GLM approach for fMRI data analysis. NeuroImage 46(3): 608-15, Jul 2009.

Franklin Teresa R, Lohoff Falk W, Wang Ze, Sciortino Nathan, Harper Derek, Li Yin, Jens Will, Cruz Jeffrey, Kampman Kyle, Ehrman Ron, Berrettini Wade, Detre John A, O'Brien Charles P, Childress Anna Rose: DAT genotype modulates brain and behavioral responses elicited by cigarette cues. Neuropsychopharmacology : official publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology 34(3): 717-28, Feb 2009.

Suh Jesse J, Langleben Daniel D, Ehrman Ronald N, Hakun Jonathan G, Wang Ze, Li Yin, Busch Samantha I, O'Brien Charles P, Childress Anna Rose: Low prefrontal perfusion linked to depression symptoms in methadone-maintained opiate-dependent patients. Drug and alcohol dependence 99(1-3): 11-7, Jan 2009.

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