Research > Team I:Molecular Mechanisms of Diseases and Target

Name Zhuo Yang
Research Area Cognitive control of major diseases of the central nervous system
Tel 0086-22-23504364

Zhuo Yang obtained a BS degree in Medicine from Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China, in 1983, a Master degree in Medicine from Zhejiang Medical College, University of Zhejiang, Hangzhou, China, in 1989, and a PhD degree in Physiology from Medical School of Birmingham University, United Kingdom, in 1998. Having completed her postdoctoral training at Queen May College, University of London, UK. She was a clinical doctor from 1983-1992 in Tianjin Chest Hospital and the Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang Medical University, China. She was a CMB fellow at Hong Kong University, in 1992. She was a research fellow at Queen May College, University of London, UK from 1998-2000. She returned to Medical School of Birmingham University, in 2000, as a research fellow. She joined the Medical School of Nankai University, Tianjin in 2002, as a Professor of Physiology.

Resent Publications (in 5 years)
1.          Mei-Na Quan, Yu-Tao Tian, Kun-Han Xu, Tao Zhang, Zhuo Yang. Post weaning social isolation influences spatial cognition, prefrontal cortical synaptic plasticity and hippocampal potassium ion channels in Wistar rats, Neuroscience;2010;169:214–222
2.          Dadong Han, Yutao Tian, Tao Zhang, Guogang Ren, Zhuo Yang. Nano-zinc oxide damages spatial cognition capability via over-enhanced long-term potentiation in hippocampus of Wistar rats. International Journal of Nanomedicine.2011;6: 1453-1461
3.          XU Jing, WANG Yiyi, LI Ning, XU Lanju, YANG Hanyu, YANG Zhuo. l-3-n-butylphthalide improves cognitive deficits in rats with chronic cerebral ischemia. Neuropharmacology. 2012;62(7):2423–2428
4.          Liu Z, Zhang T, Ren G, Yang Z. Nano-Ag inhibiting action potential independent glutamatergic synaptic transmission but increasing excitability in rat CA1 pyramidal neurons. Nanotoxicology. 2012;6:414-423
5.          Weiwei Dai, Jiajia Yang, Ting Chen, Zhuo Yang. Protective Effects of Bexarotene against Aβ25-35-Induced Dysfunction in Hippocampal Neurons through Insulin Signaling Pathway. Neurodegenerative Diseases. 2014;14(2):77-84