Pan Lab


Understand the tissue injury mechanisms after CNS trauma and search regimen for repair and recovery of sensory and motor function 



Jonathan Pan, MD, PhD

Zhihua Sun, MD, PhD

Jiandong Gao, MD, PhD


Talbott J.F., Whetstone W.D., Readdy W., Ferguson A.R., Bresnahan J.C., Saigal R., Jawryluk G.W., Beattie M.S., Mabray M.C., Pan J.Z., Manley G.T., Dhall S.S. The Brain and Spinal Injury Center score: a novel, simple, and reproducible method for assessing the severity of acute cervical spinal cord injury with axial T2-weighted MRI findings. J Neurosurg Spine[1] . 2015 Jul 10:1-10.

Readdy W.J., Whetstone W.D., Ferguson A.R., Talbott J.F., Inoue T., Saigal R., Bresnahan J.C., Beattie M.S. Pan J.Z., Manley G.T. and Dhall S.S. Complications and outcomes of vasopressor usage in acute traumatic central cord syndrome. Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine, in press

Hawryluk, G.W., Whetstone, W., Saigal, R., Ferguson, A., Talbott, J., Bresnahan, J., Pan, J.Z., Dhall, S., Beattie, M., Manley, G. Higher Mean Arterial Blood Pressures Following Human Spinal Cord Injury Correlate With The Greater Neurological Recovery. Journal of Neurotrauma,  2015, Feb 10.

Ye X.F., Lian Q.Q., Eckenhoff M.F., Eckenhoff R.G. Pan J.Z. Differential General Anesthetic Effects on Microglial Cytokine Expression. PLoS One. 2013;8(1): PMID: 23382826.

Pan J.Z., Xi J., Eckenhoff M.F., Eckenhoff R.G. Inhaled anesthetics elicit region-specific changes in protein expression in mammalian brain. Proteomics. 2008 Jul;8(14):2983-92.

Pan J.Z., Xi J., Tobias J.W., Eckenhoff M.F., Eckenhoff R.G. Halothane binding proteome in human brain cortex. Journal of Proteome Research. Feb 2007;6(2):582-92.

Pan J.Z., Eckenhoff R.G., Eckenhoff M.F. Limitations of microarray studies. Anesth. Analg. 2007 May;104(5):1300-1.

Pan J.Z., Wei H., Hecker J.G, Tobias J., Eckenhoff R.G., and Eckenhoff M.F. DNA transcript profile of halothane and isoflurane in rat brain. Pharmacogenet. and Genomics.March, 2006, 16(3):171-82.

Pan J.Z., Jörnsten R, Hart R.P. Screening anti-inflammatory compounds in injured spinal cord with microarrays: a comparison of bioinformatics analysis approaches. Physiol Genomics. 2004 Apr 13;17(2):201-14. PMID: 14970362

Jones T.B., Basso D.M., Sodhi A., Pan J.Z., Hart R.P., MacCallum R.C., Lee S., Whitacre C.C. and Popovich P.G. Pathological Central Nervous System Autoimmune Disease Triggered by Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury: Implications for autoimmune Vaccine Therapies. J. Neuroscience.April 1, 2002, 22(7): 2690-270. PMID: 11923434

Pan J.Z., Ni L., Sodhi A., Aguanno A., Young W. and Hart R.P. Cytokine Activity Contributes to Induce Inflammatory Cytokine mRNAs in Spinal Cord following Contusion. J. Neurosci. Res.2002, 68: 315-322.  PMID: 12111861

Contact Us

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco
Bldg 1, Room 233, Brain and Spinal Injury Center (BASIC),
San Francisco, Ca 94110

Email: [email protected]
Lab phone: 415-206-4467
Fax: 415-206-6614