Research Interest

  • Cancer Imaging
  • MRI pulse sequence design
  • Neuroscience


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Novel Molecular Platform Integrated Iron Chelation Therapy for 1H-MRI Detection of ß-Galactosidase Activity.
Li X, Zhang Z, Yu Z, Magnusson J, Yu JX Mol. Pharm. 2013 Feb
A noninvasive tumor oxygenation imaging strategy using magnetic resonance imaging of endogenous blood and tissue water.
Zhang Z, Hallac RR, Peschke P, Mason RP Magn Reson Med 2013 Feb
Simultaneous visualization of nerves and vessels of the lower extremities using magnetization-prepared susceptibility weighted magnetic resonance imaging at 3.0 T.
Zhang Z, Meng Q, Li Z, Pan B, Regatte RR, Schweitzer ME Neurosurgery 2012 Mar 70 1 Suppl Operative 1-7; discussion 7
Characterizing brain oxygen metabolism in patients with multiple sclerosis with T2-relaxation-under-spin-tagging MRI.
Ge Y, Zhang Z, Lu H, Tang L, Jaggi H, Herbert J, Babb JS, Rusinek H, Grossman RI J. Cereb. Blood Flow Metab. 2012 Mar 32 3 403-12
Morphological analysis in patients with sciatica: a magnetic resonance imaging study using three-dimensional high-resolution diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance neurography techniques.
Zhang Z, Song L, Meng Q, Li Z, Pan B, Yang Z, Pei Z Spine 2009 Apr 34 7 E245-50
High-resolution magnetic resonance imaging of the inferior alveolar nerve using 3-dimensional magnetization-prepared rapid gradient-echo sequence at 3.0T.
Deng W, Chen SL, Zhang ZW, Huang DY, Zhang X, Li X J. Oral Maxillofac. Surg. 2008 Dec 66 12 2621-6
Segmented echo planar MR imaging of the brachial plexus with inversion recovery magnetization preparation at 3.0T.
Zhang Z, Song L, Meng Q, Li Z, Luo B, Pei Z, Zeng J J Magn Reson Imaging 2008 Aug 28 2 440-4
High-resolution diffusion-weighted MR imaging of the human lumbosacral plexus and its branches based on a steady-state free precession imaging technique at 3T.
Zhang ZW, Song LJ, Meng QF, Li ZP, Luo BN, Yang YH, Pei Z AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2008 Jun 29 6 1092-4
3-T imaging of the cranial nerves using three-dimensional reversed FISP with diffusion-weighted MR sequence.
Zhang Z, Meng Q, Chen Y, Li Z, Luo B, Yang Z, Mao L, Lin E J Magn Reson Imaging 2008 Mar 27 3 454-8
Central neurocytoma: a clinicopathological and neuroradiological study.
Zhang B, Luo B, Zhang Z, Sun G, Wen J Neuroradiology 2004 Nov 46 11 888-95

Honors & Awards

  • 2014 ISMRM Magna Cum Laude Merit Award, Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB 2014.
  • 2014 ISMRM MR of Cancer Study Group Poster Award, Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB 2014

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (2013)