Fei Wang

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Functional and structural connectivity between the perigenual anterior cingulate and amygdala in bipolar disorder
    Fei Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 300 George Street, Suite 901, New Haven CT 06511, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:516-21. 2009
  2. pmc Abnormal anterior cingulum integrity in bipolar disorder determined through diffusion tensor imaging
    Fei Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 193:126-9. 2008
  3. pmc Abnormal corpus callosum integrity in bipolar disorder: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    Fei Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 64:730-3. 2008
  4. pmc Genome-wide search for replicable risk gene regions in alcohol and nicotine co-dependence
    Lingjun Zuo
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 159:437-44. 2012
  5. pmc Relation between amygdala structure and function in adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Jessica H Kalmar
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 300 George Street, Suite 901, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:636-42. 2009
  6. pmc Effects of the brain-derived neurotrophic growth factor val66met variation on hippocampus morphology in bipolar disorder
    Lara G Chepenik
    Deparment of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 6511, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 34:944-51. 2009
  7. pmc Role of variation in the serotonin transporter protein gene (SLC6A4) in trait disturbances in the ventral anterior cingulate in bipolar disorder
    Maulik P Shah
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 34:1301-10. 2009
  8. pmc Sexually dimorphic features of vermis morphology in bipolar disorder
    Fay Y Womer
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:753-8. 2009
  9. pmc Corticolimbic functional connectivity in adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Fei Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50177. 2012
  10. pmc Genome-wide association study of alcohol dependence implicates KIAA0040 on chromosome 1q
    Lingjun Zuo
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 37:557-66. 2012

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  1. pmc Functional and structural connectivity between the perigenual anterior cingulate and amygdala in bipolar disorder
    Fei Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 300 George Street, Suite 901, New Haven CT 06511, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:516-21. 2009
    ..This study investigates the potential disruptions in pACC-amygdala functional connectivity and associated abnormalities in white matter that provides structural connections between the two brain regions in BD...
  2. pmc Abnormal anterior cingulum integrity in bipolar disorder determined through diffusion tensor imaging
    Fei Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 193:126-9. 2008
    ..The cingulum is an important candidate structure for study in bipolar disorder as it provides substantial white matter connections within the corticolimbic neural system that subserves emotional regulation involved in the disorder...
  3. pmc Abnormal corpus callosum integrity in bipolar disorder: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    Fei Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 64:730-3. 2008
    ..In this study, we used complementary diffusion tensor imaging methods to study the structural integrity of the CC and localization of potential abnormalities in BD...
  4. pmc Genome-wide search for replicable risk gene regions in alcohol and nicotine co-dependence
    Lingjun Zuo
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 159:437-44. 2012
    ..We concluded that the SH3BP5-NR2C2 region on Chromosome 3 might harbor causal loci for alcohol and nicotine co-dependence...
  5. pmc Relation between amygdala structure and function in adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Jessica H Kalmar
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 300 George Street, Suite 901, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:636-42. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that amygdala volume would be inversely associated with amygdala response to emotional stimuli, such that BD participants with the smallest amygdala volumes would exhibit the highest amygdala response...
  6. pmc Effects of the brain-derived neurotrophic growth factor val66met variation on hippocampus morphology in bipolar disorder
    Lara G Chepenik
    Deparment of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 6511, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 34:944-51. 2009
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  7. pmc Role of variation in the serotonin transporter protein gene (SLC6A4) in trait disturbances in the ventral anterior cingulate in bipolar disorder
    Maulik P Shah
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 34:1301-10. 2009
    ..Future treatment may be optimized for this BD subgroup by targeting the serotonergic system and the vACC...
  8. pmc Sexually dimorphic features of vermis morphology in bipolar disorder
    Fay Y Womer
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:753-8. 2009
    ..The cerebellar vermis is increasingly implicated in bipolar disorder (BD). In this study, we investigated vermis morphology in BD using a quantitative volumetric analysis...
  9. pmc Corticolimbic functional connectivity in adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Fei Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50177. 2012
    ..This suggests that amygdala-anterior paralimbic connectivity abnormalities are early features of BD that emerge at least by adolescence in the disorder...
  10. pmc Genome-wide association study of alcohol dependence implicates KIAA0040 on chromosome 1q
    Lingjun Zuo
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 37:557-66. 2012
    ..TNN is involved in neurite outgrowth and cell migration in hippocampal explants, and TNR is an extracellular matrix protein expressed primarily in the central nervous system...
  11. pmc Functional connectivity between ventral prefrontal cortex and amygdala at low frequency in the resting state in bipolar disorder
    Lara G Chepenik
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Psychiatry Res 182:207-10. 2010
    ..Additionally, whole-brain analysis revealed higher correlations between left and right vPFC in BD, as well as with ventral striatum...
  12. pmc Structure-function associations in hippocampus in bipolar disorder
    Lara G Chepenik
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, United States
    Biol Psychol 90:18-22. 2012
    ..These results support associations between morphological changes in hippocampus structure in BD and verbal memory impairment. They provide preliminary evidence pharmacotherapy may reverse hippocampus-related memory deficits...
  13. pmc Lateral ventricle volume and psychotic features in adolescents and adults with bipolar disorder
    Erin E Edmiston
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:400-2. 2011
    ..This suggests LVV is a morphologic feature associated with psychosis in BD, present by adolescence...
  14. pmc Olfactocentric paralimbic cortex morphology in adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Fei Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Brain 134:2005-12. 2011
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  15. pmc Preliminary evidence for progressive prefrontal abnormalities in adolescents and young adults with bipolar disorder
    Jessica H Kalmar
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 15:476-81. 2009
    ..While data should be interpreted cautiously due to modest sample size, this study provides preliminary evidence to support the presence of accelerated loss in VPFC and rostral PFC volume in adolescents/young adults with BD...
  16. pmc Rare ADH variant constellations are specific for alcohol dependence
    Lingjun Zuo
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 48:9-14. 2013
    ..In the present study, we comprehensively examined the associations between rare ADH variants [minor allele frequency (MAF) <0.05] and alcohol dependence, with several other neuropsychiatric and neurological disorders as reference...
  17. pmc Trait and state corticostriatal dysfunction in bipolar disorder during emotional face processing
    Jie Liu
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Bipolar Disord 14:432-41. 2012
    ..Here, regional brain responses to positive, negative, and neutral emotional stimuli were assessed in individuals with BD during elevated, depressed, and euthymic mood states...
  18. pmc Genome-Wide Significant Association Signals in IPO11-HTR1A Region Specific for Alcohol and Nicotine Codependence
    Lingjun Zuo
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:730-9. 2013
    ..Alcohol and nicotine codependence can be considered as a more severe subtype of alcohol dependence. A portion of its risk may be attributable to genetic factors...
  19. pmc Stress reactivity and corticolimbic response to emotional faces in adolescents
    Jie Liu
    Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:304-12. 2012
    ..We investigated the relationship between cortisol response to a laboratory-based social stressor and regional brain responses to emotional face stimuli in adolescents...
  20. pmc Fasciculography: robust prior-free real-time normalized volumetric neural tract parcellation
    Hon Pong Ho
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 31:217-30. 2012
    ..Since a normalized tract can be delineated interactively in a just few seconds using the proposed method, accurate high volume tract comparisons become feasible...
  21. pmc Preliminary evidence for persistent abnormalities in amygdala volumes in adolescents and young adults with bipolar disorder
    Hilary P Blumberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:570-6. 2005
    ..Here we use a within-subject longitudinal design to investigate whether amygdala volume abnormalities persist in adolescents and young adults with BD over a time interval of approximately 2 years...
  22. pmc Integrated parcellation and normalization using DTI fasciculography
    Hon Pong Ho
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 14:33-41. 2011
    ..Cross-subject statistics of tract data can be compared easily based on these parameters. Our implementation demonstrated interactive speed and is available to the public in a packaged application...
  23. doi request reprint Prefrontal cortical response to emotional faces in individuals with major depressive disorder in remission
    Rebecca Kerestes
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Psychiatry Res 202:30-7. 2012
    ..Recovery may also be associated with compensatory increases in right DLPFC functioning...
  24. pmc The association of genetic variation in CACNA1C with structure and function of a frontotemporal system
    Fei Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Bipolar Disord 13:696-700. 2011
    ..In this study, we assessed associations between rs1006737 variation and both morphology and functional connectivity within a corticolimbic frontotemporal neural system implicated in BD...
  25. pmc Influence of vascular endothelial growth factor variation on human hippocampus morphology
    Hilary P Blumberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 64:901-3. 2008
    ..Here, an integrated genetic and neuroimaging approach was used to investigate whether VEGF variation influences hippocampus morphology in humans...
  26. pmc Volumetric shape model for oriented tubular structure from DTI data
    Hon Pong Ho
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 12:18-25. 2009
    ..Our output can also serve as the input for subsequent boundary finding or shape analysis...
  27. pmc Corticostriatal-limbic gray matter morphology in adolescents with self-reported exposure to childhood maltreatment
    Erin E Edmiston
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 300 George St, Ste 901, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:1069-77. 2011
    ..To study the relationship between self-reported exposure to childhood maltreatment (CM) and cerebral gray matter (GM) morphology in adolescents without psychiatric diagnoses...
  28. pmc A novel, functional and replicable risk gene region for alcohol dependence identified by genome-wide association study
    Lingjun Zuo
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26726. 2011
    ..We conclude that the PHF3-PTP4A1 region appears to harbor a causal locus for alcohol dependence, and proteins encoded by PHF3 and/or PTP4A1 might play a functional role in the disorder...
  29. ncbi request reprint Asymmetry analysis of cingulum based on scale-invariant parameterization by diffusion tensor imaging
    Gaolang Gong
    National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, People s Republic of China
    Hum Brain Mapp 24:92-8. 2005
    ..More interestingly, a significant left-greater-than-right asymmetry pattern was obtained in most segments of cingulum bundle (-50-25 degrees), except in the most posterior portion of cingulum (25-50 degrees)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Anterior cingulum abnormalities in male patients with schizophrenia determined through diffusion tensor imaging
    Fei Wang
    Institute of Mental Health, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Am J Psychiatry 161:573-5. 2004
    ..This study used diffusion tensor imaging to examine fractional anisotropy in the anterior cingulum and posterior cingulum bundles in patients with schizophrenia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Abnormal anterior cingulum in patients with schizophrenia: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    Zhiguo Sun
    Department of Radiology, 11 South Xizhimen St, People s Hospital, Peking University, Beijing 100044, China
    Neuroreport 14:1833-6. 2003
    ..There were no significant differences between patients and controls in any other regions. This study supports the hypothesis that schizophrenia is associated with abnormal white matter integrity of the anterior cingulum...
  32. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous registration and segmentation of anatomical structures from brain MRI
    Fei Wang
    Department of Computer and Information Sciences and Engr, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 8:17-25. 2005
    ..We present examples of performance of our algorithm on synthetic and real data sets along with quantitative accuracy estimates of the registration...
  33. ncbi request reprint Positive association of the Disrupted-in-Schizophrenia-1 gene (DISC1) with schizophrenia in the Chinese Han population
    Mei Qu
    Institute of Mental Health, Peking University, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:266-70. 2007
    ..Our findings provide further evidence for DISC1 as a predisposing gene involved in schizophrenia in the Chinese Han Population...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cavernous transformation of the portal vein: three-dimensional dynamic contrast-enhanced MR angiography
    Li Wang
    Department of Radiology, Changhai Hospital, Shanghai, 200433, China
    Abdom Imaging 33:463-8. 2008
    ..To investigate characteristic features of three-dimensional dynamic contrast-enhanced MR angiography (3D DCE-MRA) and validate its clinical significance for the diagnosis of cavernous transformation of the portal vein (CTPV)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Reduced ventral anterior cingulate and amygdala volumes in medication-naïve females with major depressive disorder: A voxel-based morphometric magnetic resonance imaging study
    Yanqing Tang
    Department of Psychiatry, The Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, 86, Mid Renmin Road, Changsha, Hunan 410011, PR China
    Psychiatry Res 156:83-6. 2007
    ..These results suggest that volume reductions in vACC and amygdala in females with MDD are present at illness onset...
  36. ncbi request reprint A diffusion tensor imaging study of middle and superior cerebellar peduncle in male patients with schizophrenia
    Fei Wang
    Institute of Mental Health, Peking University, 100083 Beijing, China
    Neurosci Lett 348:135-8. 2003
    ..No structural abnormalities were detected in the white matter of the superior and middle cerebellar peduncles...
  37. pmc Hepatocyte growth factor switches orientation of polarity and mode of movement during morphogenesis of multicellular epithelial structures
    Wei Yu
    Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0452, USA
    Mol Biol Cell 14:748-63. 2003
    ..Our results demonstrate the power of direct observation in investigating how individual cell behaviors, such as polarization, movement, and division are coordinated in the very complex process of producing multicellular structures...