Yiming Zhong, PhD, FACMG

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3615 Civic Center Blvd
716H Abramson Pediatric Research Center
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-0488
Fax: 215-590-2156
B.S. (Biology)
Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, 1999.
M.S. (Genetics, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology)
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, 2004.
Ph.D. (Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology)
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 2010.
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Selected Publications

Yiming Zhong, Feng Xu, Jinhua Wu, Jeffrey Schubert, Marilyn M Li: Application of Next Generation Sequencing in Laboratory Medicine. Annals of Laboratory Medicine 41(1): 25-43, Jan 2021.

Yiming Zhong, Jinhua Wu, Fumin Lin, Minjie Luo, Lea Surrey, Jeffrey Schubert, Maha Patel, Feng Xu, Kieran B. Pechter, Kajia Cao, Daniel Gallo, Elizabeth H Denenberg, Elizabeth A Fanning, Jiani Chen, Zhiqian Fan, Suzanne MacFarland, Michele Paessler, Elizabeth Margolskee, Vinodh Pillai, Richard Aplenc, Kathrin M. Bernt, Susan R. Rheingold, Sarah K. Tasian, Stephen Hunger, Gerald Wertheim, Marilyn M. Li: Genomic Characterization of 747 Pediatric Hematological Malignancies. The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) Annual Meeting 2021 2021.

Chelsea Kotch, Michael Fisher, Yiming Zhong, Dan Gallo, Emily Fan, Fumin Lin, Jiani Chen, Mariarita Santi, and Marilyn Li : Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor in a Child With Neurofibromatosis Type 2: A Novel Dual Diagnosis. The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) Annual Meeting 2021 2021.

Minjie Luo, Suzanne Macfarland, Kristin Zelley, Fumin Lin, Daniel Gallo, Jinhua Wu, Jeffery Schubert, Elizabeth H Denenberg, Elizabeth A Fanning, Jiani Chen, Hou-sung Jung, Laura Conlin Laura, Gerald B Wertheim, Yiming Zhong, Surrey Lea, Garrett M Brodeur, Marilyn M Li: Identification of TP53 germline variants in pediatric patients undergoing tumor testing. The Cancer Genomics Consortium Annual Meeting 2021 2021.

Yiming Zhong#, Fumin Lin#, Feng Xu, Jeff Schubert, Jinhua Wu, Luanne Wainwright, Xiaonan Zhao, Kajia Cao, Zhiqian Fan, Jiani Chen, Shih-Shan Lang, Benjamin C. Kennedy, Angela N. Viaene, Mariarita Santi, Adam C. Resnick, Phillip B. Storm, Marilyn M. Li. : Genomic characterization of a PPP1CB-ALK fusion with fusion gene amplification in a congenital glioblastoma. Cancer Genetics 252-253: 37-42, Dec 2020.

Oscar Lopez-Nunez, Barbara Cafferata, Mariarita Santi, Sarangarajan Ranganathan, Thomas M Pearce, Scott M Kulich, Kelly M Bailey, Alberto Broniscer, Sabrina Rossi, Angelica Zin, MacLean P Nasrallah, Marilyn M Li, Yiming Zhong, Evelina Miele, Rita Alaggio, Lea F Surrey. : The spectrum of rare central nervous system (CNS) tumors with EWSR1-non-ETS fusions: Experience from three pediatric institutions with review of the literature. Brain Pathology doi: 10.1111/bpa.12900. , Sep 2020.

Yiming Zhong, Jeffery Schubert, Jinhua Wu, Feng Xu, Fumin Lin, Kajia Cao, Kristin Zelley, Minjie Luo, Jessica Foster, Kristina A Cole, Suzanne Macfarland, Adam C Resnick, Phillip B Storm and Marilyn M Li: A Germline PALB2 Pathogenic Variant identified in a Pediatric High Grade Glioma. Cold Spring Harbor Molecular Case Studies doi: 10.1101/mcs.a005397, Aug 2020.

Xiaonan Zhao, Jeff Schubert, Jinhua Wu, Fumin Lin, Gerald Wertheim, Lea F Surrey, Minjie Luo, Yiming Zhong, Chao Wu, Kajia Cao, Richard Aplenc, Rochelle Bagatell, Yael Mosse, Timothy Olson, Mariarita Santi, Sarah Tasian, Phillip Storm, John Maris, Stephen Hunger, Marilyn M Li.: Clinical significance of serial tumor testing in 155 pediatric cancer patients using NGS panels: the indication, result, and outcome. The American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting 2020.

Yiming Zhong, Minjie Luo, Kristin Zelley, Suzanne MacFarland, Adam Resnick, Phillip Storm, Marilyn Li. : A Germline PALB2 Pathogenic Variant identified in a Pediatric High Grade Glioma. The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) Annual Meeting 2020.

Minjie Luo, Lea Surrey, Yiming Zhong, Daniel Gallo, Elizabeth Denenberg, Elizabeth A Fanning, Fumin Lin, Xiaonan Zhao, Jinhua Wu, Jeffrey Schubert, Kristin Zelley, Michele Paessler, Joseph H Oved, Helge Hartung, Michele Lambert, Peter Kurre, Tim Olson, and Marilyn Li.: Genetic diagnosis of bone marrow failure syndromes: strategies, yields, and challenges. The Cancer Genomics Consortium Annual Meeting 2020.

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