• Kai-Qi Zhang

  • Senior Research Associate


    • Integrated Research and Development Laboratory
    • 1000 North Oak Ave. MLR Marshfield, WI 54449

Education


1981 to 1985:
BS, Medical Technology, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai, China

Work Experience


2012 to Present:
Senior Research Associate - Integrated Research and Development Laboratory (IRDL), Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield
1994 to 2012:
Senior Research Associate - Cancer Gene Lab, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield
1991 to 1994:
Research Associate - Visiting Scholar - Department of Cardiology, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield
1985 to 1991:
Research Associate - Department of Acupuncture, Research Center of Chinese Traditional Medicine, Shanghai Second Medical University

Select Publications


  • Shui XW, Wang J, Zhang KQi. (1983). Study of the effect of acanthopanax gracilisylus on strengthening body resistance (Part I). Zhongchengyao Yanjiu. 9(43)
  • Shui XW, Wang J, Zhang KQi. (1984). Study of the effect acanthopanax gracilisylus on strengthening body resistance: the effect on anti-refection and anti-inflammation (Part II). Zhongchengyao Yanjiu. 10(22)
  • Chen BH, Wang RY, Zhang KQi. (1989). Study on the mechanism of NK cell immunoreactivity affected by acupuncture. Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion. 2(25)
  • Chen BH, Zhang KQi, Wang RY. (1991). Effect of opioid-like peptides on cellular immunoreactivity. Shanghai Journal of Immunology. 11(76)
  • Chen BH, Zhang KQi, Wang RY. (1991). Study on the mechanism of cellular immunoreactivity in response to acupuncture. Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion. 11(31)
  • Groden DL, Zhang KQi, Rezkalla SH. (1992). Abnormal calcium tansients and contractile dynamics in rat myocytes exposed to cocaine. J Am Col Cardiology. 19(Suppl A):194A.
  • Groden DL, Zhang KQi, Witte AS. (1992). The effect of isoprotenol on calcium transients and contractile dynamics on myocytes from spontaneously hypertensive rats. CIRCULATION. 86(Suppl I):1-330.
  • Groden DL, Zhang KQi, Witte AS. (1993). Abnormal intracellular clcium handling and contractile dynamics in single ventricular myocytes from failure-pone, spontaneously hypertensive rats. Eur Heart J. 14(Suppl):20.
  • Reding DJ, Thomalla JV, Fischer VV, Lappe KA, Zhang KQi. (1998). Occupation and exposure as related risk factors for prostate cancer (PC) and abnormal cytogenetics. Proceedings of ASCO. 17 :1.
  • Mercier RJ, Reding DJ, Thomalla JV, Fischer VV, Lappe KA, Zhang KQi. (1998). Prostate cancer (PC) tumor characteristics in a prevalence population at a community cancer center (CCC). Proceedings of ASCO. 17 :1.
  • Reding DJ, Zhang KQi, Salzman SA, Thomalla JV, Riepe RE, Suarez BK,...Burmester JK. (2001). Identification of a gene frequently mutated in prostate tumors. Med Oncol. 18(3):179-187.
    PubMed ID: 11917942
  • Zhang KQi, Polga D, Salzman SA, Burmester JK. (2002 March). Amino acids 67 and 68 of transforming growth factor-beta regulate binding to a glycosyl phosphatidyl inositol-linked membrane protein on vascular endothelial cells. Cytokines Cell Mol Ther. 7(1):25-30.
    PubMed ID: 12171248
  • Zhang KQi, Salzman SA, Reding DJ, Suarez BK, Catalona WJ, Burmester JK. (2003 January). Genetics of prostate cancer. Clin Med Res. 1(1):21-28.
    PubMed ID: 15931281
  • Burmester JK, Suarez BK, Lin J, Jin CH, Miller RD, Zhang KQi,...Catalona WJ [including Salzman SA, Reding DJ.] (2004 December). Analysis of candidate genes for prostate cancer. Hum Hered. 57(4):172-178.
    PubMed ID: 15583422
  • Cross DS, Reding DJ, Salzman SA, Zhang KQi, Catalona WJ, Burke JM, Burmester JK. (2004 August). Expression and initial promoter characterization of PCAN1 in retinal tissue and prostate cell lines. Med Oncol. 21(2):145-153.
    PubMed ID: 15299187
  • Burmester JK, Salzman SA, Zhang KQi, Dart RA. (2006 November). Small molecule antagonists of the TGF-beta1/TGF-beta receptor binding interaction. Med Oncol. 23(4):553-562.
    PubMed ID: 17303915
  • Caldwell MD, Berg RL, Zhang KQi, Glurich IE, Schmelzer JR, Yale SH,...Burmester JK [including Vidaillet HJ.] (2007 March). Evaluation of genetic factors for warfarin dose prediction. Clin Med Res. 5(1):8-16.
    PubMed ID: 17456829
  • Caldwell MD, Awad T, Johnson JA, Gage BF, Falkowski M, Gardina P,...Burmester JK [including Schmelzer JR, Glurich IE, Vidaillet HJ, Yale SH, Zhang KQi, Berg RL.] (2008 April). CYP4F2 genetic variant alters required warfarin dose. BLOOD. 111(8):4106-12.
    PubMed ID: 18250228
  • Schotthoefer AM, Meece JK, Ivacic LC, Bertz PD, Zhang KQi, Weiler T,...Fritsche TR [including Uphoff TS.] (2013 July). Comparison of a real-time PCR Method with serology and blood smear analysis for diagnosis of human anaplasmosis:importance of Infection time course for optimal test utilization. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY. 51(7):2147-53.
    PubMed ID: 23637292