Jiliang Zhou


Jiliang Zhou


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

The Graduate School

  • (706) 721-7582
  • CB 3628


  • Ph.D., Public Health, General Zhejiang Univ of Medicine, 2002

  • MS, Cell Biology and Anatomy Zhejeiang Univ of Medicine, 1999

  • MD, Medicine Jiangxi Medical College, 1996

Awards & Honors

  • Wiggers Faculty Fellowship Albany Medical College, NY, 2012

  • Scientist Development Grant Award 2011

  • Council on ATVB Travel Award American Heart Association (AHA), Scientific Sessions, 2009

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PHRM 9020

    Seminar in Pharmacology
  • PHRM 8042

    Pharmacology & Therapeutics I


Selected Recent Publications

  • An emerging role for Hippo-YAP signaling in cardiovascular development, 2014
  • Deletion of yes-associated protein (YAP) specifically in cardiac and vascular smooth muscle cells reveals a crucial role for YAP in mouse cardiovascular development, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The transcription factor TEAD1 represses smooth Musclespecific gene expression by Abolishing Myocardin function, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Proinflammatory stimuli engage brahma related gene 1 and brahma in endothelial injury, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • SOX9 and myocardin counteract each other in regulating vascular smooth muscle cell differentiation, 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal