ZhenJiang Yang, Ph.D., M.D.

Research Assistant Professor

zhenjiang.yang@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Research Assistant Professor of Medicine
Education
M.D., Medicine, Shanghai Research Institute of Materials, Shanghai, ChinaPh.D., Neurobiology, Xinjiang University, Urumqi, China
Office Address
Clinical Pharmacology
23rd AVE S @ Pierce AVE
Nashville, TN 37232-6602
Publications
Yang Z, Prinsen JK, Bersell KR, Shen W, Yermalitskaya L, Sidorova T, Luis PB, Hall L, Zhang W, Du L, Milne G, Tucker P, George AL, Campbell CM, Pickett RA, Shaffer CM, Chopra N, Yang T, Knollmann BC, Roden DM, Murray KT. Azithromycin Causes a Novel Proarrhythmic Syndrome. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2017 Apr; 10(4): PMID: 28408648, PMCID: PMC5396181, PII: CIRCEP.115.003560, DOI: 10.1161/CIRCEP.115.003560, ISSN: 1941-3084.

Yang Z, Murray KT. Ionic mechanisms of pacemaker activity in spontaneously contracting atrial HL-1 cells. J. Cardiovasc. Pharmacol. 2011 Jan; 57(1): 28-36. PMID: 20881602, PMCID: PMC3023001, DOI: 10.1097/FJC.0b013e3181fda7c4, ISSN: 1533-4023.

Mace LC, Yermalitskaya LV, Yi Y, Yang Z, Morgan AM, Murray KT. Transcriptional remodeling of rapidly stimulated HL-1 atrial myocytes exhibits concordance with human atrial fibrillation. J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol [print-electronic]. 2009 Oct; 47(4): 485-92. PMID: 19615375, PMCID: PMC2754068, PII: S0022-2828(09)00280-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.yjmcc.2009.07.006, ISSN: 1095-8584.

Yang Z, Browning CF, Hallaq H, Yermalitskaya L, Esker J, Hall MR, Link AJ, Ham AJ, McGrath MJ, Mitchell CA, Murray KT. Four and a half LIM protein 1: a partner for KCNA5 in human atrium. Cardiovasc. Res [print-electronic]. 2008 Jun 6/1/2008; 78(3): 449-57. PMID: 18281375, PII: cvn038, DOI: 10.1093/cvr/cvn038, ISSN: 0008-6363.

Murray KT, Mace LC, Yang Z. Nonantiarrhythmic drug therapy for atrial fibrillation. Heart Rhythm [print-electronic]. 2007 Mar; 4(3 Suppl): S88-90. PMID: 17336893, PII: S1547-5271(06)02275-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2006.12.027, ISSN: 1547-5271.

Hallaq H, Yang Z, Viswanathan PC, Fukuda K, Shen W, Wang DW, Wells KS, Zhou J, Yi J, Murray KT. Quantitation of protein kinase A-mediated trafficking of cardiac sodium channels in living cells. Cardiovasc. Res [print-electronic]. 2006 Nov 11/1/2006; 72(2): 250-61. PMID: 16973141, PII: S0008-6363(06)00382-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.cardiores.2006.08.007, ISSN: 0008-6363.

Yang Z, Shen W, Rottman JN, Wikswo JP, Murray KT. Rapid stimulation causes electrical remodeling in cultured atrial myocytes. J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol [print-electronic]. 2005 Feb; 38(2): 299-308. PMID: 15698836, PII: S0022-2828(04)00336-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.yjmcc.2004.11.015, ISSN: 0022-2828.