Ge Zhang, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-7219

Email ge.zhang@cchmc.org

Statistical genetics; population genetics

MD: West China University of Medical Sciences, Chengdu, China, 1997.

PhD: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 2007.

Karns R, Zhang G, Jeran N, Havas-Augustin D, Missoni S, Niu W, Indugula SR, Sun G, Durakovic Z, Narancic NS, et al. Replication of genetic variants from genome-wide association studies with metabolic traits in an island population of the Adriatic coast of Croatia. Eur J Hum Genet. 2011;19(3):341-6.

Zhang G, Karns R, Narancic NS, Sun G, Cheng H, Missoni S, Durakovic Z, Rudan P, Chakraborty R, Deka R. Common SNPs in FTO gene are associated with obesity related anthropometric traits in an island population from the eastern Adriatic coast of Croatia. PLoS One. 2010;5(4):e10375.

Nebert DW, Zhang G, Vesell ES. From human genetics and genomics to pharmacogenetics and pharmacogenomics: past lessons, future directions. Drug Metab Rev. 2008;40(2):187-224.

Zhang G, Nebert DW, Chakraborty R, Jin L. Statistical power of association using the extreme discordant phenotype design. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2006;16(6):401-13.

Martin TM, Zhang G, Luo J, Jin L, Doyle TM, Rajska BM, Coffman JE, Smith JR, Becker MD, Mackensen F, et al. A locus on chromosome 9p predisposes to a specific disease manifestation, acute anterior uveitis, in ankylosing spondylitis, a genetically complex, multisystem, inflammatory disease. Arthritis Rheum. 2005;52(1):269-74.

Zhang G, Luo J, Bruckel J, Weisman MA, Schumacher HR, Khan MA, Inman RD, Mahowald M, Maksymowych WP, Martin TM, et al. Genetic studies in familial ankylosing spondylitis susceptibility. Arthritis Rheum. 2004;50(7):2246-54.

Akey JM, Zhang G, Zhang K, Jin L, Shriver MD. Interrogating a high-density SNP map for signatures of natural selection. Genome Res. 2002;12(12):1805-14.

Zhang G, Zhang S, Chen W, Qiu W, Wu H, Wang J, Luo J, Gu X, Cotton RG. Go!Poly: A gene-oriented polymorphism database. Hum Mutat. 2001;18(5):382-7.