Wenying Zhang, MD, PhD

Clinical Director, Heart Institute Diagnostic Laboratory

Field Service Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-803-7886

Email wenying.zhang@cchmc.org

Clinical molecular genetics; molecular genetic diagnosis of heritable cardiovascular disease; molecular diagnosis of viral infection of the heart

MD, MS: Peking University Health Science Center, Beijing, China.

PhD: Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.

Fellowship: Clinical Molecular Genetics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH.

Certification: American Board of Medical Genetics in Clinical Molecular Genetics,  2011.

Kamat S, Yeola S, Zhang W, Bianchi L, Driscoll M. NRA-2, a nicalin homolog, regulates neuronal death by controlling surface localization of toxic C. elegans DEG/ENaCs. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2014; 289(17):11916-26.

Sivakuaran TA, Husami A, Kissell D, Zhang W, Keddache M, Black AP, Tinkle BT, Greinwald JH, Zhang K. Performance Evaluation of the Next-Generation Sequencing Approach for Molecular Diagnosis of Hereditary Hearing Loss. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 2013; 48 (6):1007-16.

Zhang W, Bianchi L, Lee W, Wang Y, Israel S, Driscoll M. Inter-subunit interactions between mutant DEG/ENaCs induce synthetic neurotoxocity. Cell Death and Differentiation. 2008; 15(11): 1794-803.