Yue Wang, MD

Yue Wang, MD, PhD

(352) 294-5000

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  • Eid T, Lee TS, Wang Y, Per and eacute;z E, Drummond J, Lauritzen F, Bergersen LH, Meador-Woodruff JH, Spencer DD, de Lanerolle NC, McCullumsmith RE.Gene expression of glutamate metabolizing enzymes in the hippocampal formation in human temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsia 2013; 54(2): 228-238
  • Perez EL, Lauritzen F, Wang Y, Lee TS, Kang D, Zaveri HP, Chaudhry FA, Ottersen OP, Bergersen LH, Eid T. Evidence for astrocytes as a potential source of the glutamate excess in temporal lobe epilepsy. Neurobiol Dis 2012; 47(3): 331-337
  • Lauritzen F, Perez EL, Melillo ER, Roh JM, Zaveri HP, Lee TS, Wang Y, Bergersen LH, Eid T. Altered expression of brain monocarboxylate transporter 1 in models of temporal lobe epilepsy. Neurobiol Dis 2012; 45 (1): 165-176
  • Wang Y, Zaveri HP, Lee TS, Eid T. The development of recurrent seizures after continuous intrahippocampal infusion of methionine sulfoximine in rats A video-intracranial electroencephalographic study. Exp Neurol. 2009; 220(2): 293-302
  • Eid T, Ghosh A, Wang Y, Beckstr and ouml;m H, Zaveri HP, Lee TS, Lai JC, Malthankar-Phatak GH, de Lanerolle NC. Recurrent seizures and brain pathology after inhibition of glutamine synthetase in the hippocampus in rats. Brain. 2008 Aug; 131(8): 2061-2070.
  • Wang Y, Simpson K, Lin RC. Patterns of convergence in rat zona incerta from the trigeminal nuclear complex: light and electron microscopic study. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 2008 Apr; 507(4): 1521-1541.
  • Maciag D, Simpson KL, Coppinger D, Lu Y, Wang Y, Lin RC, Paul IA. Neonatal antidepressant exposure has lasting effects on behavior and serotonin circuitry. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2006 Jan; 31(1): 47-57.

Research Interests

Dr. Wang is involved in precisional ketogenic diet treatment for refractory epilepsy in adults. She also has a particular interest in the surgical management of refractory epilepsy and advanced method for seizure onset detection.