Ping Wang, PhD, DABCC, FAACC

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Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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Director of Clinical Chemistry
Hospital of University of Pennsylvania
Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce St.
Founders 7.103
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-614-6062
Lab: 215-400-1526 (cell)
BS (Biological Sciences & Biotechnology)
Tsinghua University, China, 2000.
PhD (Molecular & Cellular Pharmacology)
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2005.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Dr. Wang's clinical expertise includes general Clinical Chemistry, Automation, Point-of-care Testing, Toxicology and Clinical Mass Spectrometry and Molecular Diagnostics.

Description of Other Expertise

Dr. Wang has also worked with industry partners to translate diagnostic tools in development into clinical applications, by way of pre-submission clinical studies and clinical trials.

Description of Research Expertise

Dr. Wang's research interests include improving analytic methods for precision disease diagnosis and prognosis by developing next-generation point of care devices with novel sensors, materials and microfluidics.

Selected Publications

Wang P* and Kricka LJ : Current and Emerging Trends in Point-of-care Technology and Strategies for Clinical Validation and Implementation. Clinical Chemistry 64(10): 00-00, 2018 Notes: *Corresponding author.

Xiaoyun Xu, Dongbing Gao, Ping Wang, Jian Chen, Jinxue Ruan, Jie Xu, and Xiaofeng Xia: Efficient homology-directed gene editing by CRISPR/Cas9 in human stem and primary cells using tube electroporation. Scientific Reports 8(1): 11649, August 2018.

Li-Ju Wang, Nicole Naudé, Yu-Chung Chang, Anne Crivaro, Malek Kamoun, Ping Wang*, and Lei Li* : A Ultra-low Cost Smartphone Octochannel Spectrometer for Mobile Health Diagnostics. Journal of Biophotonics 11(8): doi:10.1002/jbio.201700382, August 2018 Notes: *Equal corresponding authors Highlighted on

Wang L, Naudé N, Demissie M, Crivaro A, Kamoun M, Wang P*, Li L* : Analytical Validation of an Ultra Low-cost Mobile Phone Microplate Reader for Infectious Disease Testing. Clinica Chimica Acta 482: 21-26, 2018 Notes: *Equal corresponding authors.

Liu Z, Chen R; Li Y; Liu J; Wang P*; Xia X* and Qin L* : Integrated microfluidic chip for efficient isolation and deformability analysis of circulating tumor cells. Advanced Biosystems 2018 Notes: *Equal corresponding authors DOI: 10.1002/adbi.201800200.

Wang P, Panatdasirisuk W, Zhang M, Stoltzfus A, Dion G, Yang S: Wearable Knitted Bands For Sweat Glucose Sensing and Quantitation in Telemedicine. 27th Critical and Point of Care Testing International Symposium 2018.

Matthew W Rosenbaum, James G. Flood, PhD,MD; Stacy E.F. Melanson, MD,PhD; Nikola A. Baumann, PhD; Mark Albert Marzinke, PhD; Alex J. Rai, PhD; Joshua Hayden, PhD; Alan Wu, PhD; Megan Ladror, MLS; Mark S. Lifshitz, MD; Mitchell Scott, PhD; Octavia M. Peck Palmer, PhD; Raffick Bowen, PhD; Nikolina Babic, PhD; Kimia Sobhani, PhD; Donald Giacherio, PhD; Gregary Bocsi, DO; Daniel S. Herman, MD, PhD; Ping Wang PhD; John Toffaletti, PhD; Elizabeth Handel; Kathleen A. Kelly, PhD; Sami Albeiroti, PhD; Sihe Wang, PhD; Zimmer, Melissa; Brandon Driver, MD; Xin Yi, PhD; Clayton Wilburn, MD; Kent B. Lewandowski, MD: Quality Control Practices for Chemistry and Immunochemistry in a Cohort of 21 Large Academic Medical Centers. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 00: 1-9, 2018.

Wilburn C.R., Bernard D.W., Zieske A.W, Andrieni J., Miller T. and Wang P. : The Prevalence and Role of Hemoglobin Variants in Biometric Screening of a Multiethnic Population: One Large Health System’s experience. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 147(6): 589-95, 2017.

Ying Li, Uvaraj Uddayasankar, Bangshun He, Ping Wang* and Lidong Qin* : Fast, Sensitive and Quantitative Point-of-care Platform for the Assessment of Drugs of Abuse in Urine, Serum and Whole Blood. Analytical Chemistry 89(16): 8273-8281, 2017 Notes: *Equal corresponding authors.

Li Y, Xuan J, Song Y, Qi W, Wang P*, Qin L* : Nanoporous Glass Integrated in Volumetric Bar-chart Chip for Point-of-care Diagnostics of Non-small Cell Lung Cancer. ACS Nano 10(1): 1640-47, Jan 2016 Notes: *Equal corresponding authors. doi: 10.1021/acsnano.5b07357. Epub 2015 Dec 28.

Li Y, Xuan J, Song Y, Li Y, Wang P*, Qin L* : A Microfluidic Platform with Digital Readout and Ultra-Low Detection Limit for Quantitative Point-of-Care Diagnostics. Lab on a Chip 15(16): 3300-06, Aug 2015 Notes: *Equal corresponding authors. doi: 10.1039/c5lc00529a.

Zhang Y, Wu M, Han X, Wang P*, and Qin L* : High Throughput, Label-free Isolation of Cancer Stem Cells on the Basis of Cell Adhesion Capacity. Angewandte Chemie International Edition 127(37): 1-6, Sep 2015 Notes: *Equal corresponding authors. doi: 10.1002/anie.201505294. Epub 2015 Jul 15

Song Y., Wang Y., Qi W., Li Y., Xuan J., Wang P*., Qin L* : Integrative volumetric bar-chart chip for rapid and quantitative point-of-care detection of myocardial infarction biomarker. Lab on a Chip 16(15): 2955-62, August 2016 Notes: *Equal corresponding authors.

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