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Hongzhen Hu, PhD

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology


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Biography

Dr. Hongzhen Hu received his Ph.D. at the Ohio State University and completed his post-doctoral training under Dr. Ardem Patapoutian at the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation and the Scripps Research Institute. He was an assistant professor of integrative biology and pharmacology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston before joining the Center for the Study of Itch in 2014.


Inhibitory neuromuscular transmission mediated by the P2Y1 purinergic receptor in guinea pig small intestine.

Wang GD, Wang XY, Hu H, Liu S, Gao N, Fang X, Xia Y, Wood JD (2007). Inhibitory neuromuscular transmission mediated by the P2Y1 purinergic receptor in guinea pig small…

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Caenorhabditis elegans TRPA-1 functions in mechanosensation.

Kindt KS*, Viswanath V*, Macpherson L, Quast K, Hu H, Patapoutian A, Schafer WR (2007). Caenorhabditis elegans TRPA-1 functions in mechanosensation. Nat Neurosci 10(5): 568-577. PMID: 17450139 

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Stimulation of adenosine A1 and A2A receptors by AMP in the submucosal plexus of guinea pig small intestine.

Gao N, Hu H, Liu S, Gao C, Xia Y, Wood JD (2007). Stimulation of adenosine A1 and A2A receptors by AMP in the submucosal plexus of guinea pig small…

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Welcome Dr. Hongzhen Hu, a new faculty, to join the CSI

We would like to welcome Dr. Hongzhen Hu to join CSI as an assistant professor, starting on June 1, 2014.  Dr. Hu received his Ph.D. at the Ohio State University and conducted his post-doctoral training under Dr. Ardem Patapoutian at the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation and the Scripps Research Institute. Prior to joining CSI, he was an assistant professor at the department of integrative biology and pharmacology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. 

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