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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.


Membrane potential modulates plasma membrane phospholipid dynamics and K-Ras signaling.

Zhou Y, Wong CO, Cho KJ, van der Hoeven D, Liang H, Thakur DP, Luo J, Babic M, Zinsmaier KE, Zhu MX, Hu H, Venkatachalam K, Hancock JF.Membrane potential modulates plasma membrane phospholipid dynamics and K-Ras signaling. Science. 2015 Aug 21;349(6250):873-6. PMID: 26293964  

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The Pore Loop Domain of TRPV1 Is Required for Its Activation by the Volatile Anesthetics Chloroform and Isoflurane.

Kimball C, Luo J, Yin S, Hu H, Dhaka A (2015). The pore Loop domain of TRPV1 is required for its activation by the volatile anesthetics chloroform and isoflurane. Mol…

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Molecular and cellular mechanisms that initiate pain and itch.

Luo J, Feng J, Liu S, Walters ET, Hu H (2015). Molecular and cellular mechanisms that initiates pain and itch. Cell and Mol Life Sci 72(17):3201-23. PMID: 25894692

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Identification and characterization of two ankyrin-B isoforms in mammalian heart.

Wu HC, Yamankurt G, Luo J, Subramaniam J, Hashmi SS, Hu H, Cunha SR (2015). Identification and characterization of two ankyrin-B isoforms in mammalian heart. Cardiovasc Res [Epub ahead of…

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Kv Channel S1-S2 Linker Working as a Binding Site of Human β-Defensin 2 for Channel Activation Modulation.

Feng J, Yang W, Xie Z, Xiang F, Cao Z, Li W, Hu H, Chen Z, Wu Y (2015). Kv channel S1-S2 linker working as a binding site of human…

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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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