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Yang Teng, MD, PhD
Associate Research Associate, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Neurosurgery
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Research Location: Boston Lying-In

Research Email: yang_teng@hms.harvard.edu

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Research Narrative:

Associate Professor of Surgery (Neurosurgery)

Associate Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation


Education:
MD
PhD

Publications (Pulled from Harvard Catalyst Profiles):

1. Han IB, Thakor DK, Ropper AE, Yu D, Wang L, Kabatas S, Zeng X, Kim SW, Zafonte RD, Teng YD. Physical impacts of PLGA scaffolding on hMSCs: Recovery neurobiology insight for implant design to treat spinal cord injury. Exp Neurol. 2019 Jun 20; 320:112980.

2. Teng YD. Functional Multipotency of Stem Cells and Recovery Neurobiology of Injured Spinal Cords. Cell Transplant. 2019 Apr; 28(4):451-459.

3. Teng YD. Functional multipotency of stem cells: Biological traits gleaned from neural progeny studies. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2019 Mar 13.

4. Toktas ZO, Yilmaz B, Eksi MS, Wang L, Akakin A, Yener Y, Konakci M, Ayan E, Kilic T, Konya D, Teng YD. An ioMRI-assisted case of cervical intramedullary diffuse glioma resection. Cancer Manag Res. 2018; 10:4689-4694.

5. Teng YD, Wang L, Kabatas S, Ulrich H, Zafonte RD. Cancer Stem Cells or Tumor Survival Cells? Stem Cells Dev. 2018 Nov 01; 27(21):1466-1478.

6. Teng YD, Abd-El-Barr M, Wang L, Hajiali H, Wu L, Zafonte RD. Spinal cord astrocytomas: progresses in experimental and clinical investigations for developing recovery neurobiology-based novel therapies. Exp Neurol. 2019 01; 311:135-147.

7. Thakor DK, Wang L, Benedict D, Kabatas S, Zafonte RD, Teng YD. Establishing an Organotypic System for Investigating Multimodal Neural Repair Effects of Human Mesenchymal Stromal Stem Cells. Curr Protoc Stem Cell Biol. 2018 11; 47(1):e58.

8. Teng YD, Wang L, Zeng X, Wu L, Toktas Z, Kabatas S, Zafonte RD. Updates on Human Neural Stem Cells: From Generation, Maintenance, and Differentiation to Applications in Spinal Cord Injury Research. Results Probl Cell Differ. 2018; 66:233-248.

9. Kaplan GB, Leite-Morris KA, Wang L, Rumbika KK, Heinrichs SC, Zeng X, Wu L, Arena DT, Teng YD. Pathophysiological Bases of Comorbidity: Traumatic Brain Injury and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. J Neurotrauma. 2018 01 15; 35(2):210-225.

10. Tobe BTD, Crain AM, Winquist AM, Calabrese B, Makihara H, Zhao WN, Lalonde J, Nakamura H, Konopaske G, Sidor M, Pernia CD, Yamashita N, Wada M, Inoue Y, Nakamura F, Sheridan SD, Logan RW, Brandel M, Wu D, Hunsberger J, Dorsett L, Duerr C, Basa RCB, McCarthy MJ, Udeshi ND, Mertins P, Carr SA, Rouleau GA, Mastrangelo L, Li J, Gutierrez GJ, Brill LM, Venizelos N, Chen G, Nye JS, Manji H, Price JH, McClung CA, Akiskal HS, Alda M, Chuang DM, Coyle JT, Liu Y, Teng YD, Ohshima T, Mikoshiba K, Sidman RL, Halpain S, Haggarty SJ, Goshima Y, Snyder EY. Probing the lithium-response pathway in hiPSCs implicates the phosphoregulatory set-point for a cytoskeletal modulator in bipolar pathogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 05 30; 114(22):E4462-E4471.