Huadong Zeng

Specialist, Animal MRI/S Applications

UF, AMRIS Affiliated Faculty & Staff


Contact Information

Phone (352) 2948638
Fax (352) 3923422
Address 1149 South Newell Drive, P.O. Box 100015
Gainesville , FL 32611-
Building McKnight Brain Institute

Publications and Scientific Activities


    1. Deuterated water imaging of the rat brain following metabolism of [2H7] glucose Mahar, R.; Zeng, H.; Giacalone, A.; Ragavan, M.; Mareci, T.H.; Merritt, M.E. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 85, 6, 3049-3059 (2021) - Data Set
    2. Acute Cocaine Administration Shifts Endogenous Metabolite Pools Leading to Altered Metabolic Flux of Exogenous Pyruvate in the Cerebral Cortex Huang, C.; Downes, D.P.; Collins, J.H.P.; Pompilus, M.; Lama, B.; Zeng, H.; Febo, M.; Long, J.R. 62nd ENC: Experimental Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Conference March 29-31 (2021)


    1. Diffusion magnetic resonance imaging-derived free water detects neurodegenerative pattern induced by interferon-γ Febo, M.; Perez, P.D.; Ceballos-Diaz, C.; Colon-Perez, L.M.; Zeng, H.D.; Ofori, E.; Golde, T.E.; Vaillancourt, D.E.; Chakrabarty, P. Brain Structure and Function, 225, 1, 427-439 (2020)


    1. Characterization of Brain Metabolism by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Downes, D.P.; Collins, J.H.P.; Lama, B.; Zeng, H.D.; Nguyen, T.; Keller, G.; Febo, M.; Long, J.R. ChemPhysChem, 20, 2, 216-230 (2019)
    2. Relationship between 31P-MRS markers of pathology and inflammation in young mdx mice Lopez, C.; Guice, K.; Arora, H.; Batra, A.; Moslemi, Z.; Zeng, H.; Walter, G.A. and Forbes, S.C. Myo-MRI Berlin, Germany November 17-19 (2019)


    1. Acute heart failure with cardiomyocyte atrophy induced in adult mice by ablation of cardiac myosin light chain kinase Massengill, M.T.; Ashraf, Hassan M.; Chowdhury, R.R; Chrzanowski, S.M.; Kar, J.; Warren, S.A.; Walter, G.A.; Zeng, H.; Kang, B-H.; Anderson, R.H.; Moss, R. L. and Kasahara, H. Cardiovascular Research, 11, 1, 34-43 (2016)


    1. Acute Nicotine Administration Increases BOLD fMRI Signal in Brain Regions Involved in Reward Signaling and Compulsive Drug Intake in Rats Bruijnzeel, A.W.; Alexander, J.C.; Perez, P.D.; Bauzo-Rodriguez, R.; Hall, G.; Klausner, R.; Guerra, V.; Zeng, H.D.; Igari, M. and Febo, M. International Journal of Neurophsychopharmacology, 18, 2, 1-13 (2015)
    2. Enhanced MRI relaxivity in superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoribbons supported on chemically reduced graphene oxide Thapa, B.; Diaz-Diestra, D., Beltran-Huarac, J.; Zeng, H.; Weiner, B.R and Morel, G. 2015 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit Boston, Massachusetts, United States November 29 - December 4 (2015)
    3. Surface-Complexation Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoribbons with Enhanced Relaxivity as T2 Contrast Agent in MRI Thapa, B.; Diaz-Diestra, D., Beltran-Huarac, J.; Zeng, H.; Weiner, B.R and Morel, G. 44TH Southeastern Magnetic Resonance Conference Daytona Beach, Florida, United States October 9-11 (2015)
    4. Morphology-Induced MRI Relaxivity in Nanostructured Fe3O4 Beltran-Huarac, J.; Thapa, B.; Diaz-Diestra, D.; Zeng, H.; Weiner, B.R. and Morel, G. 44TH Southeastern Magnetic Resonance Conference Daytona Beach, Florida, United States October 9-11 (2015)
    5. Morphology-Induced MRI Relaxivity in Nanostructured Fe3O4 Beltran-Huarac, J.; Diaz-Diestra, D.; Vilmenay, J.; Zeng, H.; Weiner, B.R. and Morel, G. XXIV International Materials Research Congress Cancun, Mexico August 16-20 (2015)


    1. Age-related decline in white matter integrity in a mouse model of tauopathy: an in vivo diffusion tensor magnetic resonance imaging study Sahara, N.; Perez, P.D.; Lin, W.; Dickson, D.W.; Ren, Y.; Zeng, H.D.; Lewis, J. and Febo, M. Neurobiology of Aging, 35, 6, 1364-1374 (2014)


    1. Fe Doped CdTeS Magnetic Quantum Dots for Bioimaging Saha, A.K.; Sharma, P.; Sohn, H.B.;, Ghosh, S.; Das, R.K.; Hebard, A.F.; Zeng, H.; Baligand, C.; Walter, G.A. and Moudgil, B.M. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 1, 45, 6312–6320 (2013)


    1. Long-term Correction of Very Long-chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase Deficiency in Mice Using AAV9 Gene Therapy Keeler, A.M.; Conlon, T.; Walter, G.; Zeng, H.D.; Shaffer, S.A.; Fu, D.T.; Erger, K.; Cossette, T.; Tang, Q.S.; Mueller, C. and Flotte, T.R. Molecular Therapy, 20, 6, 1131-1138 (2012)
    2. Myosin Light Chain Phosphorylation is Critical for Adaptation to Cardiac Stress Warren, S.A.; Briggs, L.E.; Zeng, H.D.; Chuang, J.; Chang, E.I.; Terada, R.; Li, M.Y.; Swanson, M.S.; Lecker, S.H.; Willis, M.S.; Spinale, F.G.; Maupin-Furlowe, J.; McMullen, J.R.; Moss, R.L. and Kashara, H. Circulation, 126, 22, 2575-+ (2012)
    3. Estradiol modulates post-ischemic cerebral vascular remodeling and improves long-term functional outcome in a rat model of stroke Ardelt, A.A.; Carpenter, R.S.; Lobo, M.R.; Zeng, H.D.; Solanki, R.B.; Zhang, A.; Kulesza, P. and Pike, M.M. Brain Research, 1461, 76-86 (2012)