Weixiong Zhong, MD, PhD Print Friendly PageFaculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Weixiong Zhong, MD, PhD, earned his medical degree from the Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Sciences in China and completed his residency at UW Hospital and Clinics.
UW School of Medicine and Public Health
|Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine|
Professional Certifications and Education
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Sciences, China
Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Sciences, China, 1982
|Cantoness, English, Chinese|
|Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.|
Damaschke N Yang B Bhusari S Avilla M Zhong W Blute ML Huang W Jarrard DF .
Loss of IGF2 gene imprinting in murine prostate promotes widespread neoplastic growth. Cancer Res. 2017 Aug 3;
[PubMed ID: 28775169]
Olson BM Bradley ES Sawicki T Zhong W Ranheim EA Bloom JE Colluru VT Johnson LE Rekoske BT Eickhoff JC McNeel DG .
Safety and Immunological Efficacy of a DNA Vaccine Encoding the Androgen Receptor Ligand-Binding Domain (AR-LBD). Prostate. 2017 May;77(7):812-821
[PubMed ID: 28181678]
Bracamonte-Baran W Florentin J Zhou Y Jankowska-Gan E Haynes WJ Zhong W Brennan TV Dutta P Claas FH van Rood JJ Burlingham WJ .
Modification of host dendritic cells by microchimerism-derived extracellular vesicles generates split tolerance. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Jan 31;114(5):1099-1104
[PubMed ID: 28096390]
Djamali A Wilson NA Sadowski EA Zha W Niles D Hafez O Dorn JR Mehner TR Grimm PC Hoffmann FM Zhong W Fain SB Reese SR .
Nox2 and Cyclosporine-Induced Renal Hypoxia. Transplantation. 2016 Jun;100(6):1198-210
[PubMed ID: 26950727]
Hafeez BB Meske L Singh A Singh A Zhong W Powers P John M Griep AE Verma AK .
Tissue-specific conditional PKCε knockout mice: a model to precisely reveal PKCε functional role in initiation, promotion and progression of cancer. Oncotarget. 2016 May 31;7(22):33069-80
[PubMed ID: 27102301]
Redfield RR Ellis TM Zhong W Scalea JR Zens TJ Mandelbrot D Muth BL Panzer S Samaniego M Kaufman DB Astor BC Djamali A .
Current outcomes of chronic active antibody mediated rejection - A large single center retrospective review using the updated BANFF 2013 criteria. Hum Immunol. 2016 Apr;77(4):346-52
[PubMed ID: 26867813]
George J Nihal M Singh CK Zhong W Liu X Ahmad N .
Pro-Proliferative Function of Mitochondrial Sirtuin Deacetylase SIRT3 in Human Melanoma. J Invest Dermatol. 2016 Apr;136(4):809-18
[PubMed ID: 26743598]
Kang JY Gao J Shin DH Alvarez C Zhong W Kwon GS .
Pharmacokinetics and Renal Toxicity of Monomeric Amphotericin B in Rats after a Multiple Dose Regimen. Pharm Nanotechnol. 2016;4(1):16-23
[PubMed ID: 27774409]
Panzer SE Laskowski J Renner B Kulik L Ljubanovic D Huber KM Zhong W Pickering MC Holers VM Thurman JM .
IgM exacerbates glomerular disease progression in complement-induced glomerulopathy. Kidney Int. 2015 Sep;88(3):528-37
[PubMed ID: 25945405]
Reese SR Wilson NA Huang G Redfield RR 3rd Zhong W Djamali A .
Calcineurin Inhibitor Minimization With Ixazomib, an Investigational Proteasome Inhibitor, for the Prevention of Antibody Mediated Rejection in a Preclinical Model. Transplantation. 2015 Sep;99(9):1785-95
[PubMed ID: 25919767]
Hafeez BB Fischer JW Singh A Zhong W Mustafa A Meske L Sheikhani MO Verma AK .
Plumbagin Inhibits Prostate Carcinogenesis in Intact and Castrated PTEN Knockout Mice via Targeting PKCε, Stat3, and Epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition Markers. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2015 May;8(5):375-86
[PubMed ID: 25627799]
Wilking MJ Singh C Nihal M Zhong W Ahmad N .
SIRT1 deacetylase is overexpressed in human melanoma and its small molecule inhibition imparts anti-proliferative response via p53 activation. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2014 Dec 1;563:94-100
[PubMed ID: 24751483]
Hafeez BB Mustafa A Fischer JW Singh A Zhong W Shekhani MO Meske L Havighurst T Kim K Verma AK .
α-Mangostin: a dietary antioxidant derived from the pericarp of Garcinia mangostana L. inhibits pancreatic tumor growth in xenograft mouse model. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2014 Aug 10;21(5):682-99
[PubMed ID: 24295217]
Singh CK Ndiaye MA Siddiqui IA Nihal M Havighurst T Kim K Zhong W Mukhtar H Ahmad N .
Methaneseleninic acid and γ-Tocopherol combination inhibits prostate tumor growth in Vivo in a xenograft mouse model. Oncotarget. 2014 Jun 15;5(11):3651-61
[PubMed ID: 25004451]
Chaiswing L Zhong W Oberley TD .
Increasing discordant antioxidant protein levels and enzymatic activities contribute to increasing redox imbalance observed during human prostate cancer progression. Free Radic Biol Med. 2014 Feb;67:342-52
[PubMed ID: 24269899]
Jorgenson TC Zhong W Oberley TD .
Redox imbalance and biochemical changes in cancer. Cancer Res. 2013 Oct 15;73(20):6118-23
[PubMed ID: 23878188]
Agarwal G Alfonso-Jaume M Zhong W Chan MR .
Quiz Page July 2013: a man with acute kidney injury and cutaneous purpura. Am J Kidney Dis. 2013 Jul;62(1):xxvii-xxx
[PubMed ID: 23773848]
Hafeez BB Zhong W Fischer JW Mustafa A Shi X Meske L Hong H Cai W Havighurst T Kim K Verma AK .
Plumbagin, a medicinal plant (Plumbago zeylanica)-derived 1,4-naphthoquinone, inhibits growth and metastasis of human prostate cancer PC-3M-luciferase cells in an orthotopic xenograft mouse model. Mol Oncol. 2013 Jun;7(3):428-39
[PubMed ID: 23273564]
Hafeez BB Zhong W Mustafa A Fischer JW Witkowsky O Verma AK .
Plumbagin inhibits prostate cancer development in TRAMP mice via targeting PKCε, Stat3 and neuroendocrine markers. Carcinogenesis. 2012 Dec;33(12):2586-92
[PubMed ID: 22976928]
Chaiswing L Zhong W Liang Y Jones DP Oberley TD .
Regulation of prostate cancer cell invasion by modulation of extra- and intracellular redox balance. Free Radic Biol Med. 2012 Jan 15;52(2):452-61
[PubMed ID: 22120495]