Researcher Profile

Dr Brad Zhang

Brad Zhang
Brad Zhang

Phone: +61 8 9340 7906


Associate Professor (Research) Guicheng Zhang (PhD, MD) is a full time academic in the School of Paediatrics and Child Health (SPACH) at the University of Western Australia. He has established and continues to run a growing gene by environment interaction research group. He is also a group leader in the Division of Cell Biology at Telethon Institute for Child Health research (TICHR). Since 2011, he has been a Senior Statistical Advisor in Princess Margaret Hospital for Children.

Funding Received

BrightSpark Fellowship
G Zhang
Gene and environment interactions and epigenetics on asthma and allergies in infants
2012-2014 354,950

New Independent Researcher Infrastructure Support (NIRIS) Awards
G Zhang
2010/1011 10,000

Asthma Foundation of Western Australia
P LeSouëf, G Zhang, I Laing, J Goldblatt, S-K Khoo
The role of epigenetics in the global prevalence of asthma-East/West pilot study
2011 23,000

NHMRC project grant
G Zhang (Sole CI)
The interaction of LPS pathway genes with pre-natal and early exposure to LPS and allergens predicts atopy at age one
2009-2012 369,250

NHMRC Training Fellowship
G Zhang
A study on interactions between indoor exposure and genetic polymorphisms in asthma
using established cohorts
2007-2010 280,750

UWA Research Development Awards
G Zhang (Sole CI)
Investigating the confounding effects of population admixture on gene by environment interactions with asthmatic phenotypes in Karelians
2010 15,000

Asthma Foundation of Western Australia
P Stumbles, P Franklin, G Zhang
The effect of prenatal exposure to house dust mite in combination with nitrogen dioxide emitted from unflued-gas appliances on immune responses at birth
2008 38,450

UWA small grant
G Zhang (Sole CI)
Resolving gene-environment interactions in allergic disease: investigating the effects of ten key asthma/atopy-related genes in Finnish and Russian Karelians
2008 14,882


PhD Curtin

ID: 152051

Most frequent journals
  • European Respiratory Journal

    ISSNs: 0903-1936, 1399-3003

    European Respiratory Soc Journals Ltd

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 5 SJR 3.413 SNIP 2.332

    Journal: ERA2015

  • Clinical and Experimental Allergy

    ISSNs: 0954-7894, 1365-2222


    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 4.26 SJR 2.117 SNIP 1.46

    Journal: ERA2015

  • Clinical and Vaccine Immunology

    ISSNs: 1071-412X, 1556-679X, 1556-6811

    American Society of Microbiology

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 2.35 SJR 1.31 SNIP 0.911

    Journal: ERA2015

  • Vaccine

    ISSNs: 0264-410X, 1873-2518

    Elsevier BV

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 3.33 SJR 1.956 SNIP 1.155

    Journal: ERA2015

  • Tissue Antigens: immune response genetics

    ISSNs: 0001-2815, 1399-0039


    Scopus rating (2015): CiteScore 1.14 SJR 0.748 SNIP 0.621

    Journal: ERA2015

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