Weiguo Peng, B.Med., M.Surg.

Weiguo Peng, B.Med., M.Surg.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 645
Rochester, NY 14642

Lab: (585) 273-5342
Fax: (585) 273-5561
Administrative: (585) 275-9588


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Recent Journal Articles

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2016 Sep
Peng W, Achariyar TM, Li B, Liao Y, Mestre H, Hitomi E, Regan S, Kasper T, Peng S, Ding F, Benveniste H, Nedergaard M, Deane R. "Suppression of glymphatic fluid transport in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease." Neurobiology of disease. 2016 Sep; 93:215-25. Epub 2016 May 24.
2012 Aug 15
Iliff JJ, Wang M, Liao Y, Plogg BA, Peng W, Gundersen GA, Benveniste H, Vates GE, Deane R, Goldman SA, Nagelhus EA, Nedergaard M. "A paravascular pathway facilitates CSF flow through the brain parenchyma and the clearance of interstitial solutes, including amyloid ?." Science translational medicine. 2012 Aug 15; 4(147):147ra111.
2011 Jan 11
Thrane AS, Rappold PM, Fujita T, Torres A, Bekar LK, Takano T, Peng W, Wang F, Thrane VR, Enger R, Haj-Yasein NN, Skare O, Holen T, Klungland A, Ottersen OP, Nedergaard M, Nagelhus EA. "Critical role of aquaporin-4 (AQP4) in astrocytic Ca2+ signaling events elicited by cerebral edema." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2011 Jan 11; 108(2):846-51. Epub 2010 Dec 27.
2009 Jul 28
Peng W, Cotrina ML, Han X, Yu H, Bekar L, Blum L, Takano T, Tian GF, Goldman SA, Nedergaard M. "Systemic administration of an antagonist of the ATP-sensitive receptor P2X7 improves recovery after spinal cord injury." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2009 Jul 28; 106(30):12489-93. Epub 2009 Jul 27.
2008 Mar 26
Oberheim NA, Tian GF, Han X, Peng W, Takano T, Ransom B, Nedergaard M. "Loss of astrocytic domain organization in the epileptic brain." The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 2008 Mar 26; 28(13):3264-76.

Current Appointments

Research Assistant Professor - Department of Neurosurgery, Center for Translational Neuromedicine (SMD) - Primary


Master of Surgery | Surgery | Hunan Medical College1992
MD | Medicine | Jiangxi Medical College1985

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Post-Doctoral Fellow; Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy; New York Medical College; Valhalla, NY 2001
Resident, Department of Orthopedics; 2nd Affiliated Hospital; Hunan Medical University; Changsha, Hunan, China 1992
Resident, Department of Surgery; Affiliated Hospital; Medical School of Yichun College; Yichun, China 1989