Wei Zhang

Assistant Professor

Wei Zhang

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine

  • (518) 364-0318
  • CB 3942


  • DPB, Medical Scientist. Sun Yat-sen University, 2008


  • PHY GA Composite Medical BRD, 2017

Awards & Honors

  • Career Development Award AHA, 2018

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • VBIO 9020

    Vascular Biology Journal Club


Selected Recent Publications

  • MKL1 cooperates with p38MAPK to promote vascular senescence, inflammation, and abdominal aortic aneurysm., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Prime editing in mice reveals the essentiality of a single base in driving tissue-specific gene expression., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Transcriptome analysis of mouse aortae reveals multiple novel pathways regulated by aging., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Transcriptional control of a novel long noncoding RNA Mymsl in smooth muscle cells by a single Cis-element and its initial functional characterization in vessels. , 2019
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Vascular smooth muscle-MAPK14 is required for neointimal hyperplasia by suppressing VSMC differentiation and inducing proliferation and inflammation., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal