Dah-Jyuu Wang, PhD

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

Departments and Services

Research Interests

MR Spectroscopy