Ping Wang, PhD, DABCC, FACB

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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

Ping Wang: Point-of-care Testing. NEJM/AACC Learning Lab, 2019.

Ping Wang, Jiarui Lu, Hongzhe Li, Michael J. Bennett, Jeffrey Brandimarto, Michael Morely, Thomas Cappola, J. Eduardo Rame: Acylcarnitine Signatures for Risk Prediction in Chronic Heart Failure. Department of Medicine Research Day, University of Pennsylvania June 2018.

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. Clin Chim Acta 482: 21-26, 2018.

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. In review 2018.

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.

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.

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 Page: doi:10.1002/jbio.201700382, 2018 Notes: Highlighted on

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 In Press 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.

Ping Wang: Developing In Vitro Diagnostics for Commercialization and Clinical Implementation. Academic Entrepreneurship for Medical and Health Scientists--A Practical Guide from Bench, to Business Plan, to Bedside 2018.

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Last updated: 08/13/2018
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