Ping Wang

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Affiliation: The Methodist Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Increased body mass index but not common vitamin D receptor, peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ, or cytokine polymorphisms confers predisposition to posttransplant diabetes
    Ping Wang
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 135:1581-4. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Statin dose in Asians: is pharmacogenetics relevant?
    Ping Wang
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The Methodist Hospital and The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 12:1605-15. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Using genetic and clinical factors to predict tacrolimus dose in renal transplant recipients
    Ping Wang
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston, TX, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 11:1389-402. 2010
  4. doi request reprint In utero drugs of abuse exposure testing for newborn twins
    Ping Wang
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital System, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Clin Pathol 63:259-61. 2010
  5. pmc A hydrophilic-interaction chromatography tandem mass spectrometry method for quantitation of serum s-adenosylmethionine in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus
    Ping Wang
    Department of Lab Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, United States
    Clin Chim Acta 396:86-8. 2008
  6. pmc Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms in interferon signaling pathway genes and interferon-stimulated genes with the response to interferon therapy for chronic hepatitis C
    Xiaowen Su
    Medical Genetics Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Hepatol 49:184-91. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Dosing algorithm for warfarin using CYP2C9 and VKORC1 genotyping from a multi-ethnic population: comparison with other equations
    Alan H B Wu
    University of California, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Chemistry Laboratory, San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 9:169-78. 2008
  8. pmc Fibrosis progression in African Americans and Caucasian Americans with chronic hepatitis C
    Norah A Terrault
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0538, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:1403-11. 2008
  9. pmc Relationship between obesity and diabetes in a US adult population: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2006
    Ninh T Nguyen
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, 333 City Bldg West, Suite 850, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Obes Surg 21:351-5. 2011
  10. pmc Predicting enzyme targets for cancer drugs by profiling human metabolic reactions in NCI-60 cell lines
    Limin Li
    Center for Biotechnology and Informatics, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute and Department of Radiology, The Methodist Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 11:501. 2010

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Increased body mass index but not common vitamin D receptor, peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ, or cytokine polymorphisms confers predisposition to posttransplant diabetes
    Ping Wang
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 135:1581-4. 2011
    ..However, it is not clear what genetic factors modify the risk. Evidence suggests vitamin D deficiency, perturbed glucose homeostasis, and increased inflammation all play roles in the development of diabetes...
  2. doi request reprint Statin dose in Asians: is pharmacogenetics relevant?
    Ping Wang
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The Methodist Hospital and The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 12:1605-15. 2011
    ..There is a clinical need to critically and comprehensively article the literature to answer these questions, and summarize future directions of research in the field. This article serves the above purpose...
  3. doi request reprint Using genetic and clinical factors to predict tacrolimus dose in renal transplant recipients
    Ping Wang
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston, TX, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 11:1389-402. 2010
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  4. doi request reprint In utero drugs of abuse exposure testing for newborn twins
    Ping Wang
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital System, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Clin Pathol 63:259-61. 2010
    ..If screening results are inconsistent with each other or with the clinical scenario, confirmation testing using more sensitive and specific methods with lower cut-offs is warranted...
  5. pmc A hydrophilic-interaction chromatography tandem mass spectrometry method for quantitation of serum s-adenosylmethionine in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus
    Ping Wang
    Department of Lab Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, United States
    Clin Chim Acta 396:86-8. 2008
    ..In this study, we report a robust hydrophilic-interaction liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) assay that can be used to quantitate serum SAM in clinical laboratories...
  6. pmc Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms in interferon signaling pathway genes and interferon-stimulated genes with the response to interferon therapy for chronic hepatitis C
    Xiaowen Su
    Medical Genetics Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Hepatol 49:184-91. 2008
    ..We studied single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in IPGs and ISGs for their associations with response to pegylated interferon alpha-2a (Peg-IFN-alpha) plus ribavirin therapy in HCV genotype-1 infected patients...
  7. doi request reprint Dosing algorithm for warfarin using CYP2C9 and VKORC1 genotyping from a multi-ethnic population: comparison with other equations
    Alan H B Wu
    University of California, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Chemistry Laboratory, San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 9:169-78. 2008
    ..We developed and validated a warfarin-dosing algorithm for a multi-ethnic population that predicts the best dose for stable anticoagulation, and compared its performance against other regression equations...
  8. pmc Fibrosis progression in African Americans and Caucasian Americans with chronic hepatitis C
    Norah A Terrault
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0538, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:1403-11. 2008
    ..Prior studies suggest the rate of liver fibrosis progression is slower in African Americans (AAs) than Caucasian Americans (CAs) with chronic HCV infection...
  9. pmc Relationship between obesity and diabetes in a US adult population: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2006
    Ninh T Nguyen
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, 333 City Bldg West, Suite 850, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Obes Surg 21:351-5. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the prevalence of diabetes with increasing severity of obesity and the distribution of HbA1c levels in diabetics participating in the latest National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)...
  10. pmc Predicting enzyme targets for cancer drugs by profiling human metabolic reactions in NCI-60 cell lines
    Limin Li
    Center for Biotechnology and Informatics, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute and Department of Radiology, The Methodist Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 11:501. 2010
    ..Drugs can influence the whole metabolic system by targeting enzymes which catalyze metabolic reactions. The existence of interactions between drugs and metabolic reactions suggests a potential way to discover drug targets...
  11. ncbi request reprint A potent, water-soluble and photoinducible DNA cross-linking agent
    Ping Wang
    College of Chemistry and Molecular Sciences, Wuhan University, Hubei Wuhan 430072, P R of China
    J Am Chem Soc 125:1116-7. 2003
    ..0. Density functional theory (DFT) calculation indicated that 6 displays a twist structure. Therefore, it could bind to DNA naturally and has potent property to cross-link DNA after photoactivation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Population-specific alleles: the polymorphism (K121Q) of the human glycoprotein PC-1 gene is strongly associated with race but not with insulin resistance in black and white children
    John A Morrison
    Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Metabolism 53:465-8. 2004
    ..However, the QQ genotype was population-specific, encompassing most black children versus 1% to 3% of white children. As such, K121Q genotyping should be useful in epidemiology, population genetics, and forensic anthropology...
  13. ncbi request reprint Polymer-enzyme conjugates can self-assemble at oil/water interfaces and effect interfacial biotransformations
    Guangyu Zhu
    Department of Chemical Engineering, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3906, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 126:11132-3. 2004
    ..It is believed that the improved accessibility of the biocatalysts to chemicals held in both phases across the interface is the key driver for the enhancement of enzyme activity...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Soil moisture and interspecific relationships between grass and legume on mixed grassland: a research review]
    Ping Wang
    Key Laboratory of Vegetation Ecology of Education Ministry, Institute of Grassland Science, Northeast Normal University, Changchun 130024, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 18:653-8. 2007
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  15. pmc Mechanisms responsible for vascular hyporesponsiveness to adrenomedullin after hemorrhage: the central role of adrenomedullin binding protein-1
    Rongqian Wu
    Department of Surgery, North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Manhasset, NY, USA
    Ann Surg 242:115-23. 2005
    ..Our aim was to determine whether vascular responsiveness to AM is reduced after hemorrhage and, if so, to elucidate the possible mechanism responsible for such hyporesponsiveness...
  16. ncbi request reprint Self-assembling of polymer-enzyme conjugates at oil/water interfaces
    Lifang Wang
    Department of Chemical Engineering, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3906, USA
    Biotechnol Prog 21:1321-8. 2005
    ..It was found that the polar solvent slightly facilitated the assembling, whereas pH and ionic strength showed minimal effects...
  17. ncbi request reprint Screening and analysis of the multiple absorbed bioactive components and metabolites of Dangguibuxue decoction by the metabolic fingerprinting technique and liquid chromatography/diode-array detection mass spectrometry
    Ping Wang
    College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Research Center of Modernization of Chinese Medicines, Central South University, Changsha 410083, P R China
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 21:99-106. 2007
    ..This is very important not only for the pharmaceutical discovery process and the quality control of crude drugs, but also to explain the curative mechanism of TCMs...
  18. ncbi request reprint An organic soluble lipase for water-free synthesis of biodiesel
    Xueyan Zhao
    Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, Biotechnology Institute, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 143:236-43. 2007
    ..This provides a promising one-pot mix-and-use strategy for biodiesel production...
  19. ncbi request reprint Adsorption isotherms and dissipation of adsorbed poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) in its swelling and collapsed states
    Kun Wu
    Department of Modern Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230027, China
    J Phys Chem B 111:8723-7. 2007
    ..The difference in the adsorption behavior below and above the LCST can be qualitatively explained in terms of the conformation difference of the polymer in its swelling and collapsed states...
  20. ncbi request reprint Enzyme-carrying polymeric nanofibers prepared via electrospinning for use as unique biocatalysts
    Hongfei Jia
    Department of Chemical Engineering, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3906, USA
    Biotechnol Prog 18:1027-32. 2002
    ..It appeared that the covalent binding also improved the enzyme's stability against structural denaturation, such that the half-life of the nanofibrous enzyme in methanol was 18-fold longer than that of the native enzyme...