A photo of Ge Zhang.

Ge Zhang, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


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

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

Services and Specialties


Research Areas

Human Genetics, Prevention of Preterm Birth


P07-023-23 Human Milk Zinc, Copper, and Selenium Concentrations at 3 Months Postpartum Among Bangladeshi Women: Associations With Maternal Plasma Mineral Concentrations. Ge, X; Schulze, K; Stephenson, K; Wu, LS-F; Baker, S; Ali, H; Shaikh, S; Monangi, N; Zhang, G; Landero, J; et al. Current Developments in Nutrition. 2023; 7:101014.

P07-054-23 A Plasma Cuprome Reveals the Biology and Status of Copper in 1st Trimester Pregnant Women in Rural Bangladesh. Sincerbeaux, G; Schulze, K; Kim, H; Baker, S; Wu, LS F; Rebholz, C; Gogain, J; Cuddeback, L; Monangi, N; Zhang, G; et al. Current Developments in Nutrition. 2023; 7:101045.

Genetic effects on the timing of parturition and links to fetal birth weight. Solé-Navais, P; Flatley, C; Steinthorsdottir, V; Vaudel, M; Juodakis, J; Chen, J; Laisk, T; LaBella, AL; Westergaard, D; Bacelis, J; et al. Nature Genetics. 2023; 55:559-567.

Heritability Estimation Approaches Utilizing Genome-Wide Data. Srivastava, AK; Williams, SM; Zhang, G. 2023; 3:e734.

Stable methylation loci are associated with systolic blood pressure in a Croatian island population. Sprague, AC; Niu, L; Jandarov, R; Zhang, X; Zhang, G; Chen, A; Šarac, J; Coklo, M; Missoni, S; Rudan, P; et al. Epigenomics. 2022; 14:1343-1354.

Quantifying the phenome-wide disease burden of obesity using electronic health records and genomics. Robinson, JR; Carroll, RJ; Bastarache, L; Chen, Q; Pirruccello, J; Mou, Z; Wei, WQ; Connolly, J; Mentch, F; Crane, PK; et al. Obesity. 2022; 30:2477-2488.

Preventing Spontaneous Preterm Birth: Insights from Genomics. Muglia, LJ; Monangi, N; Hallman, M; Teramo, K; Jacobsson, B; Zhang, G. 2022; 1:108-123.

Using deep learning and electronic health records to detect Noonan syndrome in pediatric patients. Yang, Z; Shikany, A; Ni, Y; Zhang, G; Weaver, KN; Chen, J. Genetics in Medicine. 2022; 24:2329-2337.

Genetics, epigenetics, and transcriptomics of preterm birth. Jain, VG; Monangi, N; Zhang, G; Muglia, LJ. American journal of reproductive immunology and microbiology : AJRIM. 2022; 88:e13600.

Interrogating the causal effects of maternal circulating CRP on gestational duration and birth weight. Chen, J; Navais, PS; Xu, H; Flatley, C; Bacelis, J; Monangi, N; Kacerovsky, M; Hallman, M; Teramo, K; Lawlor, D; et al. 2022; 2022.05.16.22275164.