Kwan Leung Ng, M.D., Ph.D.
- Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Neurology
- Director of Vascular Neurology
M.D., UC Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine CA 2008
Ph.D., Pharmacology, UC Irvine, Irvine CA 2006
B.S., UC Davis, Davis CA 1995
Neurology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore MD 2010-2012
Clinical Stroke, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles CA 2013-2014
Clinical Neuro-Rehabilitation, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles CA 2014-2015
American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry,
American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry - Vascular Neurology,
Select Recent Publications
Nunez S, Doroudchi MM, Gleichman AJ, Ng KL, Llorente IL, Sozmen EG, Carmichael ST, Hinman JD. A Versatile Murine Model of Subcortical White Matter Stroke for the Study of Axonal Degeneration and White Matter Neurobiology. J Vis Exp. 2016 Mar 17;(109).
Shapiro LA, Ng K, Zhou QY, Ribak CE. Subventricular zone-derived, newly generated neurons populate several olfactory and limbic forebrain regions. Epilepsy Behav. 2009 Jan;14 Suppl 1:74-80.
Shapiro LA, Ng KL, Kinyamu R, Whitaker-Azmitia P, Geisert EE, Blurton-Jones M, Zhou QY, Ribak CE. Origin, migration and fate of newly generated neurons in the adult rodent piriform cortex. Brain Struct Funct. 2007 Sep;212(2):133-48.
Zhang C, Ng KL, Li JD, He F, Anderson DJ, Sun YE, Zhou QY. Prokineticin 2 is a target gene of proneural basic helix-loop-helix factors for olfactory bulb neurogenesis. J Biol Chem. 2007 Mar 9;282(10):6917-21.
Shapiro LA, Ng KL, Zhou QY, Ribak CE. Olfactory enrichment enhances the survival of newly born cortical neurons in adult mice. Neuroreport. 2007 Jul 2;18(10):981-5.
Ng KL, Li JD, Cheng MY, Leslie FM, Lee AG, Zhou QY. Dependence of olfactory bulb neurogenesis on prokineticin 2 signaling. Science. 2005 Jun 24;308(5730):1923-7.
Donahue AC, Hess KL, Ng KL, Fruman DA. Altered splenic B cell subset development in mice lacking phosphoinositide 3-kinase p85alpha. Int Immunol. 2004 Dec;16(12):1789-98.
Hess KL, Donahue AC, Ng KL, Moore TI, Oak J, Fruman DA. Frontline: The p85alpha isoform of phosphoinositide 3-kinase is essential for a subset of B cell receptor-initiated signaling responses. Eur J Immunol. 2004 Nov;34(11):2968-76.