Visiting Faculty

Kezheng Wang, MD, PhD

Visiting Faculty, Multimodality Molecular Imaging Laboratory (MMIL)


CMR Fellow and Visiting scholar Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine Cardiovascular Division
Doctor of Philosophy, Harbin Medical University (2009)
Medical Doctor, Harbin Medical University (2004)

Contact Information:

Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford
The James H Clark Center
318 Campus Drive
East Wing E150A
Stanford, CA 94305-5427

Research Interests:

Multimodality Molecular Imaging, Oncology, Nanomedicine, Targeting therapy

Recent Publications:

  1. Wang K, Pan D, Schmieder AH, Senpan A, Hourcade DE, Pham CT, Mitchel LM, Caruthers SD, Cui G, Wickline SA, Shen B*, Lanza GM*: Synergy between surface and core entrapped metals in a mixed manganese-gadolinium nanocolloid affords safer MR imaging of sparse biomarkers. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine. 2015,11 (3) 601–609
  2. Wang K, Pan D, Schmieder AH, Senpan A, Caruthers SD, Cui G, Allen JS, Zhang H, Shen B*, Lanza GM*: Atherosclerotic neovasculature MR imaging with mixed manganese-gadolinium nanocolloids in hyperlipidemic rabbits. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine. 2015,11 (3) 569–578
  3. Li L, Wang K, Sun X, Wang K, Sun Y, Zhang G, Shen B: Parameters of dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI as imaging markers for angiogenesis and proliferation in human breast cancer. Medical science monitor : international medical journal of experimental and clinical research 2015, 21:376-382.
  4. Pan D, Schmieder AH, Wang K, Yang X, Senpan A, Cui G, Killgore K, Kim B, Allen JS, Zhang H, Caruthers SD, Shen B, Wickline SA, Lanza GM.: Anti-angiogenesis therapy in the Vx2 rabbit cancer model with a lipase-cleavable Sn- 2 taxane phospholipid prodrug using αvβ3-targeted theranostic nanoparticles. Theranostics 2014, 4(6):565-578
  5. Schmieder AH, Wang K, Zhang H, Senpan A, Pan D, Keupp J, Caruthers SD, Wickline SA, Shen B, Wagner EM, Lanza GM. "Characterization of early neovascular response to acute lung ischemia using simultaneous 19F/1H MR molecular imaging." Angiogenesis 2013, 17(1):51-60.
  6. Tu Y, Wan L, Fan Y, Wang K, Bu L, Huang T, Cheng Z, Shen B. Ischemic Postconditioning-Mediated miRNA-21 Protects against Cardiac ischemia/reperfusion Injury via PTEN/Akt Pathway. PLoS One. 2013 Oct 3;8(10):e75872.
  7. Zhang L(#),Wang K(#),Zhao F,Hu W,Chen J,Lanza GM,Shen B,Zhang B,Near Infrared Imaging of EGFR of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Mice Administered Arsenic Trioxide,PLos One, 2012, 7(9), p e46255 (#:Co-first authers)
  8. Shen B, Wang K, Sun X, L. W: Development of molecular imaging and nanomedicine in China. Wiley interdisciplinary reviews Nanomedicine and nanobiotechnology 2011, 3(6):533-544.
  9. Wang K(#), Wang K(#), Shen B, Huang T, Sun X, Li W, Jin G, Li L, Bu L, Li R, Wang D, Chen X: MR Reporter Gene Imaging of Endostatin Expression and Therapy. Mol Imaging Biol 2010, 12(5):520-9. (#:Co-first authers)
  10. Wang K(#); Wang K(#); Li W ; Huang T; Li R; Wang D; Shen B,; Chen X. Characterizing Breast Cancer Xenografts Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Expression by Using Near-infrared Optical Imaging. Acta Radiologica 2009,10(50)1095-1103 (#:Co-first authers)

In Chinese

  1. Wang K; Shen B; Li W; Wang K; Huang T; Wang D; BU L, Wang Z, Ma Y, Ji H, Wang B, Yang Y. Molecular imaging of human breast cancer xenografts in nude mice by epidermal growth factor labelled by near infrared fluorescent dye. Chinese Journal of Radiology 2009 (8) 872-877
  2. Shen B; Wang K. The application of MR molecular imaging quantitative approaches in translational research of cardiovascular disease. Chinese Journal of Radiology 2009 46(5) 469-472
  3. Shen B, Wang K, Zhao D, Wang K, Sun X, Zhang T, Dong D, Wang L, Wang N, Li K. Application of Picture Archiving and Communication System in Medical Imaging Practice Teaching. Progress in Modern Biomedicine, 2015,15(3) 523-525.
  4. Shen B, Zhao D, Wang K, Wang K, Sun X, Wang D, Zhang T, Huang T, Cao S, He Q. Application of PBL Teaching Method baced on PACS System in Medical Imaging Practice Teaching. Progress in Modern Biomedicine, 2015,15(3) 529-534.
  5. Shen B, Wang K, Ning W, Wang D, Zhang T, Wang K, Huang T, Sun X, Cao S, He Q. Application of Combining Traditional Teaching Method and Digital Model Teaching Method in Medical Imaging Classroom Teaching. Higher medical education.2013,3,34-35.
  6. Wang K, Shen B, Wang K, Zhang T, Wang D. Application of Case Teaching Method Based on Picture Archiving and Communication System in Medical Imaging Practice Teaching. Higher medical education.2013,1,9-11.
  7. Dong D, Cao S, Bu L, Wang K, Shen B. Coronary Plaque Composition Differences in Individuals with and without Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease by 320-detector row Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography. Progress in Modern Biomedicine, 2012 12(31) 6060-6063.
  8. Wang D; Cao S; Shen B; Zhang T; Bai R; Wang K; Xu Y. The Value of 64-slice Spiral CT with 3D Transparency Reconstruction in the Diagnosis of Inner ear Malformation Analysis of 32 Cases. Journal of Clinical Radiology, 2011,30 (1) 29-32
  9. Wu L, Liu L, Fan L, Wang Z, Wang K, Sun X, Shen B. Synthesis and Properties of Water Soluble Fe3O4/Au Hybrid Nanoparticles. Energy Conservation Technology, 2014, 32(4) 305-317.
  10. Shen B, Sun X, Wang K, Wang K, Huang T. Molecular imaging research on the effect of endostatin gene therapy in vivo. Chin J Med Imaging Technol. 2010 26(1) 121