Yong Ji, MD, PhD

4.90 out of 5 (24 ratings, 8 reviews)
Ratings and Reviews


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Hematologist/Medical Oncologist

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Hematology)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



Education & Training

Medical SchoolNantong Medical College, China
Graduate SchoolPhD, Biochemistry - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL
ResidencyInternal Medicine - Capital Health System, Trenton, NJ
FellowshipHematology/Oncology - Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA

Awards and Honors

  • “Top Doc” in Oncology, SJ Magazine, 2018, 2023
  • “Top Doc” in Hematology, South Jersey Magazine, 2013


Jiang, X. C., Bruce, C., Mar, J., Lin, M., Ji, Y., Francone, O. L., & Tall, A. R. (1999). Targeted mutation of plasma phospholipid transfer protein gene markedly reduces high-density lipoprotein levels. The Journal of clinical investigation, 103(6), 907–914. https://doi.org/10.1172/JCI5578

Jian, B., de la Llera-Moya, M., Ji, Y., Wang, N., Phillips, M. C., Swaney, J. B., Tall, A. R., & Rothblat, G. H. (1998). Scavenger receptor class B type I as a mediator of cellular cholesterol efflux to lipoproteins and phospholipid acceptors. The Journal of biological chemistry, 273(10), 5599–5606. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.273.10.5599

Wang, N., Arai, T., Ji, Y., Rinninger, F., & Tall, A. R. (1998). Liver-specific overexpression of scavenger receptor BI decreases levels of very low density lipoprotein ApoB, low density lipoprotein ApoB, and high density lipoprotein in transgenic mice. The Journal of biological chemistry, 273(49), 32920–32926. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.273.49.32920

Ji, Y., Jian, B., Wang, N., Sun, Y., Moya, M. L., Phillips, M. C., Rothblat, G. H., Swaney, J. B., & Tall, A. R. (1997). Scavenger receptor BI promotes high density lipoprotein-mediated cellular cholesterol efflux. The Journal of biological chemistry, 272(34), 20982–20985. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.272.34.20982

Ji, Y., & Jonas, A. (1995). Properties of an N-terminal proteolytic fragment of apolipoprotein AI in solution and in reconstituted high density lipoproteins. The Journal of biological chemistry, 270(19), 11290–11297. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.270.19.11290