Zhenming Yu, PhD Zhenming Yu, PhD, is Associate Administrative Director of the Genomic Diagnostics Laboratory at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Locations: Main Campus Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467) Education and Training FellowshipPostdoctoral fellowship in Biology - Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Undergraduate DegreeBS in Microbiology, Nankai University, Tianjin, China Graduate DegreePhD in Cancer Biology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX MS in Microbiology, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China Titles and Academic Titles Associate Administrative Director, Genomic Diagnostics Laboratory Departments and Services Division of Genomic Diagnostics Publications Papers2015 Nesbitt A, Bhoj EJ, McDonald Gibson K, Yu Z, Denenberg E, Sarmady M, Tischler T, Cao K, Dubbs H, Zackai EH, Santani A. Exome sequencing expands the mechanism of SOX5-associated intellectual disability: A case presentation with review of sox-related disorders Am J Med Genet A. 2015 Nov;167(11):2548-54 2014 Yu Z, Goodman LD, Shieh SY, Min M, Teng X, Zhu Y, Bonini NM. A fly model for the CCUG-repeat expansion of myotonic dystrophy type 2 reveals a novel interaction with MBNL1. Hum Mol Genet. 2014 Oct 9. pii: ddu507 Yu Z*, Cao K, Tishler T, Stolle CA, Santani AB*. Mung bean nuclease treatment increases capture specificity of microdroplet-PCR based targeted DNA enrichment. PLoS One 2014 Jul 24;9(7):e103491 (*: co-corresponding authors) Awards and Honors 1999-2001, Pre-doctoral fellowship, United States Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Training Grant 1998-1999, Training award from the United States Department of Defense 1992-1993, Scholarship for Academic Excellence, Nankai University Patient Experience Ratings About the Patient Experience Rating System The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. The comments are submitted by patients and families and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not reflect the views of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.