Research Associates

Yi-Shan Yang

Research Associate, Imaging and Therapeutic Platforms for Translational Medicine (ITPTM)


Post Doctoral Fellow/NCI Fellow in Cancer Imaging 01/2000-04/2002
PhD, Chemistry, Stanford Univeristy 09/1993 - 12/1999

Contact Information:

Lucas MRS Center
1201 Welch Road
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305

Phone: (650) 736-1333
Fax: (650) 723-5795

Research Interests:

Cancer Imaging
Functional Genomics/Proteomics
Anti-angiogenic Therapy

Recent Publications:

  1. Yang Y-S, Zhang X, Xiong Z, Chen X. MicroPET imaging of gastrin-releasing peptide receptor expression with 64Cu-labeled bombesin analogs in a mouse model of human prostate adenocarcinoma. Nucl Med Biol. 2006;33():371-80.
  2. Cao YA, Bachmann MH, Beilhack A, Yang Y, Tanaka M, Swijnenburg RJ, Reeves R, Taylor-Edwards C, Schulz S, Doyle TC, Fathman CG, Robbins RC, Herzenberg LA, Negrin RS, Contag CH. Molecular Imaging Using Labeled Donor Tissues Reveals Patterns of Engraftment, Rejection, and Survival in Transplantation. Transplantation. 2005;80(1):134-139.