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Tan ZhangWake Forest Baptist Health

Tan Zhang

Assistant Professor,

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Academic: 336-716-9820 | Department: 336-716-6918

Education & Training

  • M.D., Qingdao Medical College-China , 1998
  • Ph.D., Peking University , 2004
  • Fellowship, Musculoskeletal, National Institues of Health, 2009
  • Fellowship, Geriatric Medicine, WFU School of Medicine, 2013

Memberships

  • Biophysics Society
Tan ZhangWake Forest Baptist Health

Tan Zhang

Assistant Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-9820 | Department: 336-716-6918

Recent Publications

Files DC, Xiao K, Zhang T, Liu C, Qian J, Zhao W, Morris PE, Delbono O, Feng X. The posterior cricoarytenoid muscle is spared from MuRF1-mediated muscle atrophy in mice with acute lung injury. PLoS One. 2014;9(1):e87587.

Birbrair A, Zhang T, Wang ZM, Messi ML, Enikolopov GN, Mintz A, Delbono O. Skeletal muscle neural progenitor cells exhibit properties of NG2-glia. Exp Cell Res. 2013;319(1):45-63.

Birbrair A, Zhang T, Wang Z-M, Messi ML, Enikolopov GN, Mintz A, Delbono O. Skeletal muscle pericyte subtypes differ in their differentiation potential. Stem Cell Res. 2013;10(1):67-84.

Zhang T, Birbrair A, Wang ZM, Taylor J, Messi ML, Delbono O. Troponin T nuclear localization and its role in aging skeletal muscle. Age (Dordr). 2013;35(2):353-370.


Birbrair A, Zhang T, Wang ZM, Messi ML, Enikolopov GN, Mintz A, Delbono O. Role of pericytes in skeletal muscle regeneration and fat accumulation. Stem Cells Dev. 2013;22(16):2298-2314.

Birbrair A, Zhang T, Wang ZM, Messi ML, Mintz A, Delbono O. Type-1 pericytes participate in fibrous tissue deposition in aged skeletal muscle. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2013;305(11):C1098-1113.

Feng X, Zhang T, Xu Z, Choi SJ, Qian J, Furdui CM, Register TC, Delbono O. Myosin heavy chain isoform expression in the Vastus Lateralis muscle of aging African green vervet monkeys. Exp Gerontol. 2012;47(8):601-607.

Feng X, Xu Z, Butler SG, Leng I, Zhang T, Kritchevsky SB. Effects of aging and levodopa on the laryngeal adductor reflex in rats. Exp Gerontol. 2012;47(12):900-907.

Zhang T, Birbrair A, Wang Z, Taylor J, Messi ML, Delbono O. Non-classical role of troponin T in skeletal muscle [abstract]. Gerontologist. 2012;52(Suppl 1):289.

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Assistant Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine

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