Zhongren Zhou, B.Med., Ph.D.

Zhongren Zhou, B.Med., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 626
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 276-4718
Fax: (585) 276-2832
Administrative: (585) 275-1959


The biographical information for Zhongren Zhou, B.Med., Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

CAPA Award for the best research abstract 2011
Guang-Hua Award for Outstanding Graduate Student | Shanghai Medical University 1992
Annual Science Festival Award for Outstanding Research Work | Shanghai Medical University 1992

Recent Journal Articles

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Jiang M; Ku WY; Zhou Z; Dellon ES; Falk GW; Nakagawa H; Wang ML; Liu K; Wang J; Katzka DA; Peters JH; Lan X; Que J. "BMP-driven NRF2 activation in esophageal basal cell differentiation and eosinophilic esophagitis". J. Clin. Inves. 2015; 125(4): 1557-1568. Link
Huber AR; Tan D; Sun J; Dean D; Wu T; Zhou Z. "High expression of carbonic anhydrase IX is significantly associated with glandular lesions in gastroesophageal junction and with tumorigenesis markers BMI1, MCM4 and MCM7." BMC Gastroenterology. 2015; 15: 80. Link
Wu S; Zhang YG; Lu R; Xia Y; Zhou D; Petrof EO; Claud EC; Chen D; Chang EB; Carmeliet G; Sun J. "Intestinal epithelial vitamin D receptor deletion leads to defective autophagy in colitis." Gut. 2015; 64(7): 1082-1094. Link
Chuang KH; Whitney-Miller CL; Chu CY; Zhou Z; Dokus MK; Schmit S; Barry CT. "MicroRNA-494 is a master epigenetic regulator of multiple invasion-suppressor microRNAs via targeting TET1 invasive human HCC tumors." Hepatology. 2015; 62(2): 466-480. Link
Costaldi ME; Lall A; Burack R; Zhou ZD. "Using Flow Cytometry for the Diagnosis of Lung Neuroendocrine Carcinoma With Samples From Endobronchial Ultrasound Fine Needle Aspiration and Pleural Fluid." J. Interdiscipl. Histopathol. 2015; 3(1): 3-8. Link

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD) - Primary


Cytopathology - American Board of Pathology
Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology - American Board of Pathology


PhD | Neurobiology | Shanghai Medical College; Fundan University1993
MS | Anatomy | Capital University of Medical Science1989
MD | Medicine | School of Medicine, Hebei United University1986

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Oncology at M.D. Anderson Cancer Cnter07/01/2007 - 06/30/2008
Fellowship in Cytopathology at Baylor College of Medicine07/01/2006 - 06/30/2007
Residency in Pathology at Boston University Medical Center - University Hospital07/01/2003 - 06/30/2006
Residency in Pathology at North Shore University Hospital07/01/2002 - 06/30/2003
Fellowship at Harvard02/01/1994 - 07/31/1998