Dah-Jyuu Wang, PhD

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Background

    Refereed Scientific Presentations

    2006

    Wang DJ, Zimmerman RA. 3T MRS Observations of Acetone and Beta Hydroxybutyrate in an Epileptic Patient under Ketogenic Diet. 14th ISMRM Scientific Meeting, Seattle, Washington, 2006

    Leppert I, Almli R, McKinstry RC, Mulkern R, Pierpaoli C, Rivken M, Pike GB, and the Brain Development Cooperative Group. Pediatric age-related T2 relaxometry in normal brain development. Organization for Human Brain Mapping 2006, Florence, Italy, 2006

    2005

    Leone P, McPhee SWJ, Janson CG, Samulski J, Goldfarb O, Saslow E, Goldman HW, Wang DJ, Bilaniuk L, Cell and Gene Based Experimental Therapies for White Matter Diseases.Pharmaness Symposium, Pula, Italy, 2005

    McKinstry RC, Pike GB, Brain Development Group. The NIH MRI study of normal brain development. 13th ISMRM Scientific Meeting, Miami, Florida, 2005

    Leone P, McPhee SWJ, Janson CG, Samulski J, Wang DJ, Bilaniuk L. Gene Therapy Case Study Report. National Tay Sachs & Allied Disorders, New Orleans, LA, 2005

    Leone P, McPhee SWJ, Janson CG, Samulski J, Goldfarb O, Saslow E, Goldman HW, Wang DJ, Bilaniuk L. Safety and Efficacy of AAV-mediated Gene Transfer for Canavan Disease. American Society of Gene Therapy. Symposium - Clinical Trials: Metabolic Disorders, St Louis, MI, 2005

    2004

    Rivkin MJ, Stanford LR, The Brain Development Cooperative Group. The NIH MRI Study of Normal Brain Development: Objective-1 Brain Analyses., Soc. Neurosci. Abstr., 319.13, 2004

    McKinstry RC, The Brain Development Cooperative Group. The NIH MRI Study of Normal Brain Development: Objective-2 Brain Analyses. Soc Neurosci. Abstr., 319.14, 2004

    Botteron K, Freund LS, The Brain Development Cooperative Group.The NIH MRI Study of Normal Brain Development: Objective-1 Behavior Analyses. Soc. Neurosci. Abstr. 319.15, 2004

    Almli CR, The Brain Development Cooperative Group. The NIH MRI Study of Normal Brain Development: Objective-2 Behavior Analyses. Soc. Neurosci. Abstr. 319.16, 2004

    Leone P, McPhee SWJ, Janson CG, Samulski J, Wang DJ, Bilaniuk L. Gene Therapy for Canavan Disease. Myelin Project Annual Meeting, Aquiterme, Italy, 2004

    2003

    Leone P, McPhee SWJ, Janson CG, Samulski J, Wang DJ, Bilaniuk L. AAV-ASPA for Canavan Disease. Jichi Medical School, Kawachi, Japan, 2003

    Leone P, McPhee SWJ, Janson CG, Samulski J, Wang DJ, Bilaniuk L. Clinical Trials in Gene Therapy Research. Gene Therapy Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, 2003

    Wang DJ, Pollock A, Zimmerman RA. In Vivo 1H MRS Observation of Brain Succinate in a Subject with Cerebritis and Gram positive Sepsis. Proceedings of the 11th ISMRM Scientific Meeting, Toronto, Canada, 2003

     

    Editorial and Academic Positions

    Editorial Positions

    Ad hoc reviewer, Pediatric Neuroradiology

    Ad hoc reviewer, American Journal of Neuroradiology

    Academic Positions

    Member, Radiology Research Committee, CHOP

    Leaderships

    International Organizations Member, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine

    Original Articles

    2009

    Karama S, Ad-Dab'bagh Y, Haier RJ, Deary IJ, Lyttelton OC, Lepage C, Evans AC and ‡the Brain Development Cooperative Group. Positive association between cognitive ability and cortical thickness in a representative US sample of healthy 6 to 18 year-olds. Intelligence 37(2): 145-155, 2009

    2008

    Assadi M, Baseman S, Janson C, Wang DJ, Bilaniuk L, Leone P. Serial 1H-MRS in GM2 Gangliosidoses. Eur J Pediatr. 167(3):347-52, 2008

    2007

    Waber CP, deMoor C, Forbes PW, Almli CR, Botteron KN, Leonard G, Milovan D, Paus T, Rumsey J and ‡the Brain Development Cooperative Group. The NIH MRI study of normal brain development: Performance of a population based sample of healthy children aged 6 to 18 years on a neuropsychological battery. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 13(5):729-46,2007.

    2006

    Janson CG, McPhee SW, Francis J, Shera D, Assadi M, Freese A, Hurh P, Haselgrove J, Wang DJ, Bilaniuk L, Leone P. Natural History of Canavan Disease Revealed by Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (1H-MRS) and Diffusion-weighted MRI. Neuropediatrics. 37(4):209-21, 2006

    Janson CG, Kolodny EH, Zeng BJ, Raghavan S, Pastores G, Torres P, Assadi M, McPhee S, Goldfarb O, Saslow B, Freese A, Wang DJ, Bilaniuk L, Shera D, Leone P. Mild-onset presentation of Canavan's disease associated with novel G212A point mutation in aspartoacylase gene. Ann Neurol. 59(2):428-31, 2006

    Brain Development Cooperative Group and Evans AC. The NIH MRI study of normal brain development. Neuroimage. 30(1):184-202, 2006

    Nioka S, Wang DJ, Im J, Hamaoka T, Wang ZJ,Leigh JS, Chance B. Simulation of Mb/Hb in NIRS and Oxygen Gradient in the Human and Canine Skeletal Muscles Using H-NMR and NIRS. Adv Exp Med Biol. 578: 223-8, 2006

    2005

    Wang ZJ, Wang DJ. An RF Field Pattern with Improved B1 Amplitude Homogeneity. Magnetic Resonance Engineering, 24B(1), 1-5, 2005

     

  • Education and Training

    Additional Training

    PhD, Physical Chemistry, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY

    Undergraduate Degree

    BS, Chemistry, Tamkang University, Tamsui, Taiwan

    Graduate Degree

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Metabolic Magnetic Resonance Research and Computing Center, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Chief, MR Spectroscopy

  • Centers and Programs
  • Research Interests

    MR Spectroscopy