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profileHuaLei Zhang, Ph.D.

TitleResearch Fellow in Radiology (EXT)
InstitutionBrigham and Women's Hospital
AddressBrigham and Women's Hospital
Radiology, TH 3-317
75 Francis St
Boston MA 02115
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  1. Zhang SH, Tse ZT, Dumoulin CL, Kwong RY, Stevenson WG, Watkins R, Ward J, Wang W, Schmidt EJ. Gradient-induced voltages on 12-lead ECGs during high duty-cycle MRI sequences and a method for their removal considering linear and concomitant gradient terms. Magn Reson Med. 2016 May; 75(5):2204-16. PMID: 26101951; PMCID: PMC4689682 [Available on 05/01/17].
  2. Gregory TS, Schmidt EJ, Zhang SH, Kwong RY, Stevenson WG, Murrow JR, Tse ZT. Left-ventricular mechanical activation and aortic-arch orientation recovered from magneto-hydrodynamic voltages observed in 12-lead ECGs obtained inside MRIs: a feasibility study. Ann Biomed Eng. 2014 Dec; 42(12):2480-9. PMID: 25224074; PMCID: PMC4241154.
  3. Gregory TS, Schmidt EJ, Zhang SH, Ho Tse ZT. 3DQRS: a method to obtain reliable QRS complex detection within high field MRI using 12-lead electrocardiogram traces. Magn Reson Med. 2014 Apr; 71(4):1374-80. PMID: 24453116; PMCID: PMC3961533.
  4. Zhang H, Zhou R. Noninvasive imaging of myocardial blood flow recovery in response to stem cell intervention. Methods Mol Biol. 2013; 1052:89-99. PMID: 23640256.
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  5. Lowell AN, Qiao H, Liu T, Ishikawa T, Zhang H, Oriana S, Wang M, Ricciotti E, FitzGerald GA, Zhou R, Yamakoshi Y. Functionalized low-density lipoprotein nanoparticles for in vivo enhancement of atherosclerosis on magnetic resonance images. Bioconjug Chem. 2012 Nov 21; 23(11):2313-9. PMID: 23075169.
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  6. Zhang H*, Qiao H*, Frank RS, Huang B, Propert KJ, Margulies S, Ferrari VA, Epstein JA, Zhou R. . Spin-labeling magnetic resonance imaging detects increased myocardial blood flow after endothelial cell transplantation in the infarcted heart. 2012; 5(2):210-7.
  7. Zhang H, Qiao H, Ferrari VA, Zhou R. Imaging Cell Therapy for Myocardial Regeneration. Curr Cardiovasc Imaging Rep. 2012 Feb 01; 5(1):53-59. PMID: 22905280.
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  8. Yamakoshi Y, Qiao H, Lowell AN, Woods M, Paulose B, Nakao Y, Zhang H, Liu T, Lund-Katz S, Zhou R. LDL-based nanoparticles for contrast enhanced MRI of atheroplaques in mouse models. Chem Commun (Camb). 2011 Aug 21; 47(31):8835-7. PMID: 21743892.
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  9. Qiao H*, Zhang H*, Yamanaka S, Patel VV, Petrenko NB, Huang B, Muenz LR, Ferrari VA, Boheler KR, Zhou R. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. Long-term improvement in postinfarct left ventricular global and regional contractile function is mediated by embryonic stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes. 2011; 4(1):33-41.
  10. Zhang H, Qiao H, Bakken A, Gao F, Huang B, Liu YY, El-Deiry W, Ferrari VA, Zhou R. Utility of dual-modality bioluminescence and MRI in monitoring stem cell survival and impact on post myocardial infarct remodeling. Acad Radiol. 2011 Jan; 18(1):3-12. PMID: 21145025; PMCID: PMC3052994.
  11. Zhou R, Idiyatullin D, Moeller S, Corum C, Zhang H, Qiao H, Zhong J, Garwood M. SWIFT detection of SPIO-labeled stem cells grafted in the myocardium. Magn Reson Med. 2010 May; 63(5):1154-61. PMID: 20432286; PMCID: PMC2914484.
  12. Qiao H, Surti S, Choi SR, Raju K, Zhang H, Ponde DE, Kung HF, Karp J, Zhou R. Death and proliferation time course of stem cells transplanted in the myocardium. Mol Imaging Biol. 2009 Nov-Dec; 11(6):408-14. PMID: 19459013; PMCID: PMC2965596.
  13. Wang D, Patel VV, Ricciotti E, Zhou R, Levin MD, Gao E, Yu Z, Ferrari VA, Lu MM, Xu J, Zhang H, Hui Y, Cheng Y, Petrenko N, Yu Y, FitzGerald GA. Cardiomyocyte cyclooxygenase-2 influences cardiac rhythm and function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 May 05; 106(18):7548-52. PMID: 19376970.
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  14. Qiao H, Zhang H, Zheng Y, Ponde DE, Shen D, Gao F, Bakken AB, Schmitz A, Kung HF, Ferrari VA, Zhou R. Embryonic stem cell grafting in normal and infarcted myocardium: serial assessment with MR imaging and PET dual detection. Radiology. 2009 Mar; 250(3):821-9. PMID: 19244049; PMCID: PMC2680165.
  15. Llano R, Epstein S, Zhou R, Zhang H, Hamamdzic D, Keane MG, Freyman T, Wilensky RL. Intracoronary delivery of mesenchymal stem cells at high flow rates after myocardial infarction improves distal coronary blood flow and decreases mortality in pigs. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2009 Feb 01; 73(2):251-7. PMID: 19085935; PMCID: PMC2835520.
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