Journal of Steroids & Hormonal Science

ISSN - 2157-7536

Qi Huang Zheng

Qi Huang Zheng
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
Indiana University, USA


Qi-Huang Zheng is an Associate Professor in the Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences at Indiana University School of Medicine. He has received his B.S. (Chemistry, 1980-1984) and M.S. (Chemistry, 1984-1987) from Xiamen University, China, and Ph.D. (Chemistry, 1987-1990) from Zhongshan University, China. He has pursued his postdoctoral research first at University of Chicago (Chemistry, 1994), then at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (Chemistry, 1994), and eventually at Indiana University (Radiochemistry, 1995-1997). He has received the China Young Chemist Prize in 1991; China Guangdong Province Science and Technology Progress Achievement Award in 1995; and Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters Most Cited Paper 2006-2009 Award in 2009. He is serving as an abstract reviewer for the Society of Nuclear Medicine Annual Meeting, a manuscript reviewer for 33 scientific journals and a grant reviewer for 7 grant agencies/foundations. He has published over 250 research and review articles, meeting abstracts, and book chapters.

Research Interest

Design, synthesis and biological evaluation of new radiopharmaceuticals (tumor, brain and heart imaging agents) for use in the biomedical imaging technique positron emission tomography (PET) to study tumor, brain and heart diseases. Synthesis of anticancer drugs Radiosynthesis of cancer diagnostic agents.