Zhihui Yang, Ph.D.

Zhihui Yang—location obtained PhD—–Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China

—-specialty—-research and development (R&D) of biomarkers in neurodegenerative disorders


Dr. Yang obtained her Ph.D. in Pharmacology from Shanghai Jiaotong University in China in 2010. Dr. Yang is an assistant professor at department of Emergency Medicine and associate director at Center of Neuroproteomics and Biomarker Research, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. Dr. Yang’s research involves CNS disorders-linked proteolytic enzymes, neuroproteomics, disease biomarker discovery, diagnostics and therapeutic development.  In this field, Dr. Yang utilizes an advanced multidimensional neuroproteomics biology platforms to investigate differential markers of central nervous injury that will be translated into clinical settings.

She is serving as an expert reviewer for journals like Neuroscience & Behavioral Reviews; PLOS ONE; Scientific Reports; Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease; Experimental Neurology; Cell death & Disease; Molecular Pain, Neuroimmunomodulation; Frontiers in Neurology; Journal of the Neurological Sciences; CNS Neuroscience & Therapeutics; Journal of Addiction Research & Therapy; Translational Proteomics and Nutritional Neuroscience. She also serves on five international journal’s Editorial Board such as Frontier in Neurology, Neuroimmunilogy & Neuroinflammation.