Zhuo Wang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Research
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Kech School of Medicine
University of Southern California

Contact Information
E-mail: zhuowang@usc.edu
Phone: (323) 442-1228
Fax: (323) 442-1587

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Journal Publication (PDFs are provided for research purpose only.)

Wang Z, Myers KG, Guo Y, Ocampo MA, Pang RD, Jakowec MW, Holschneider DP. (2013) Functional reorganization of motor and limbic circuits after exercise training in a rat model of bilateral Parkinsonism. PLoS ONE, 8(11): e80058.

Wang Z, Ocampo MA, Pang RD, Bota M, Bradesi S, Mayer EA, Holschneider DP. (2013) Alterations in prefrontal-limbic functional activation and connectivity in chronic stress-induced visceral hyperalgesia. PLoS ONE, 8(3): e59138.

Holschneider DP, Guo Y, Wang Z, Roch M, Scremin OU. (2013) Remote brain network changes after unilateral cortical impact injury and their modulation by acetylcholinesterase inhibition. J of Neurotrauma, 30(11): 907-919. (A figure was selected for cover illustration of the issue.)

Wang Z, Pang RD, Hernandez M, Ocampo MA, Holschneider DP. (2012) Anxiolytic-like effect of pregabalin on unconditioned fear in the rat: An autoradiographic brain perfusion mapping and functional connectivity study. NeuroImage, 59(4): 4168-4188.

Wang Z
, Bradesi S, Charles JR, Pang RD, Maarek J-MI, Mayer EA, Holschneider DP. (2011) Functional brain activation during retrieval of visceral pain-conditioned passive avoidance in the rat. Pain, 152(12): 2746-2756.

Pang RD, Wang Z, Klosinski LP, Guo Y, Herman DH, Celikel T, Dong HW, Holschneider DP. (2011) Mapping functional brain activation using [14C]-iodoantipyrine in male serotonin transporter knockout mice. PLoS ONE, 6(8): e23869.

Wang Z, Guo Y, Bradesi S, Labus JS, Maarek J-MI, Lee K, Winchester WJ, Mayer EA, Holschneider DP. (2009) Sex differences in functional brain activation during noxious visceral stimulation in rats. Pain, 145(1-2): 120-128.

Wang Z, Bradesi S, Maarek J-MI, Lee K, Winchester WJ, Mayer EA, Holschneider DP. (2008) Regional brain activation in conscious, nonrestrained rats in response to noxious visceral stimulation. Pain, 138(1): 233-243.
Editorial by Dr. Volker Neugebauer: Visceral pain and the black box called brain. Pain, 13(1): 5-6.

Tillisch K, Wang Z, Kilpatrick L, Holschneider DP, Mayer EA. (2008) Studying the brain-gut axis with pharmacological imaging. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1144(1): 256-264.

Song D, Wang Z, Marmarelis VZ, Berger TW. (2008) Parametric and non-parametric modeling of short-term synaptic plasticity. Part II: experimental study. Journal of Computational Neuroscience, 26(1): 21-37.

Wang Z, Song D, Berger TW. (2002) Contribution of NMDA receptor channels to the expression of LTP in the hippocampal dentate gyrus. Hippocampus, 12: 680-688.

Song D, Wang Z, Berger TW. (2002) Contribution of T-type VDCC to TEA-induced long-term synaptic modification in the hippocampal CA1 and dentate gyrus. Hippocampus, 12: 689-697.

Song D, Xie X, Wang Z, Berger TW. (2001) Differential effect of TEA on long-term synaptic modification in hippocampal CA1 and dentate gyrus in vitro. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 76: 375-387.

Bi X, Rong Y, Chen J, Dang S, Wang Z, Baudry M. (1998) Calpain-mediated regulation of NMDA receptor structure and function. Brain Research, 790: 245-253.

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