Yu Wang Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Canada
1 protocol

Shu Zhang
  • Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Canada
Research focus
  • Neuroscience
  • 1 Author merit


Ph.D in Neuroscience, University of British Columbia,Vancouver, Canada, 2011 

Current position

Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada


  1. Zhou N., Wang, C., Zhang, S., and Wu, D.C. (2013). The GLRA1 Missense Mutation W170S Associates Lack of Zn2+ Potentiation with Human Hyperekplexia.The Journal of Neuroscience (Accepted).
  2. Zhang, S., Taghibiglou, C., Girling, K., Dong, Z., Lin, S., Lee, W., Shyu, W., Wang, Y.T. (2013). Critical role of increased PTEN nuclear translocation in excitotoxic and ischemic neuronal injuries.The Journal of Neuroscience 33(18): 7997-8008.
  3. Taghibiglou, C., Martin, H.G., Lai, T.W., Cho, T., Prasad, S., Kojic, L., Lu, J., Liu, Y., Lo, E., Zhang, S., Wu, J.Z, Li, Y.P., Wen, Y.H., Imm, J.H., Cynader, M.S. and Wang, Y.T. (2009). Role of NMDA receptor-dependent activation of SREBP1 in excitotoxicity and ischemic neuronal injuries. Nature Medicine 15(12): 1399-1406.

1 Protocol published
NMDA-induced Excitotoxicity and Lactate Dehydrogenase Assay in Primary Cultured Neurons
Authors:  Shu Zhang and Yu Tian Wang, date: 11/05/2013, view: 9989, Q&A: 0
N-Methyl-D-aspartic acid receptor (NMDAR)-mediated excitotoxicity is thought to contribute to the pathogenesis of a large number of chronic neurodegenerative disorders (such as Alzheimer’s and Huntington’s diseases to mental illnesses) in addition ...
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