Publications

Novel synthesis of cyano-functionalized mesoporous silica nanospheres (MSN) from coal fly ash for removal of toxic metals from wastewater.
J Hazard Mater 2018 Mar 1;345:76-86. Epub 2017 Nov 1.
School of Environment, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China; Key Laboratory for Solid Waste Management and Environment Safety (Tsinghua University), Ministry of Education of China, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China. Electronic address:

Gene expression profile and long non-coding RNA analysis, using RNA-Seq, in chicken embryonic fibroblast cells infected by avian leukosis virus J.
Arch Virol 2018 Mar 2;163(3):639-647. Epub 2017 Dec 2.
Institute of Epigenetics and Epigenomics, College of Animal Science and Technology, Yangzhou University, 48 East Wenhui Road, Yangzhou, 225009, Jiangsu, China.

A new cold-adapted, alkali-stable and highly salt-tolerant esterase from Bacillus licheniformis.
Int J Biol Macromol 2018 Feb 2;111:1183-1193. Epub 2018 Feb 2.
Microbiology and Metabolic Engineering of Key Laboratory of Sichuan Province, Key Laboratory of Bio-Resource and Eco-Environment of Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610065, Sichuan, PR China. Electronic address:


A comprehensive insight into the effects of microwave-HOpretreatment on concentrated sewage sludge anaerobic digestion based on semi-continuous operation.
Bioresour Technol 2018 Feb 1;256:118-127. Epub 2018 Feb 1.
State Key Laboratory of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China; Department of Water Pollution Control Technology, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China; University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China. Electronic address:

Inhibition of the JNK/MAPK signaling pathway by myogenesis-associated miRNAs is required for skeletal muscle development.
Cell Death Differ 2018 Feb 15. Epub 2018 Feb 15.
Key Laboratory of Gene Engineering of the Ministry of Education, State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, 510275, China.

Multimorbidity and health-related quality of life among the community-dwelling elderly: A longitudinal study.
Arch Gerontol Geriatr 2018 Jan 28;74:133-140. Epub 2017 Oct 28.
Key Laboratory of Environmental Medicine Engineering of Ministry of Education, Department of Medical Insurance, School of Public Health, Southeast University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China. Electronic address:

Apoptosis induction in K562 human myelogenous leukaemia cells is connected to the modulation of Wnt/β-catenin signalling by BHX, a novel pyrazoline derivative.
Cell Prolif 2018 Jan 16. Epub 2018 Jan 16.
Key Laboratory of Cancer Prevention and Therapy, National Clinical Research Center for Cancer, Tianjin's Clinical Research Center for Cancer, Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute and Hospital, Tianjin, China.

In type 2 diabetes induced by cigarette smoking, activation of p38 MAPK is involved in pancreatic β-cell apoptosis.
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2018 Jan 25. Epub 2018 Jan 25.
Institute of Chronic Non-Communicable Disease Control, Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Nanjing, 210009, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China.

Study on the effects of organic matter characteristics on the residual aluminum and flocs in coagulation processes.
J Environ Sci (China) 2018 Jan 4;63:307-317. Epub 2017 Jan 4.
Key Laboratory of Drinking Water Science and Technology, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China; State Key Laboratory of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China. Electronic address:

The formation of visible light-driven Ag/AgO photocatalyst with excellent property of photocatalytic activity and photocorrosion inhibition.
J Colloid Interface Sci 2018 Jan 31;516:511-521. Epub 2018 Jan 31.
Key Laboratory of Energy Materials Chemistry, Ministry of Education, Key Laboratory of Advanced Functional Materials, Autonomous Region, Institute of Applied Chemistry, Xinjiang University, Urumqi, Xinjiang 830046, China. Electronic address:


Topologically Directed Assemblies of Semiconducting Sphere-Rod Conjugates.
J Am Chem Soc 2017 Dec 15;139(51):18616-18622. Epub 2017 Dec 15.
Department of Polymer Science, College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering, The University of Akron , Akron, Ohio 44325, United States.

Morphology Control of Carbon-Free Spinel NiCoOCatalysts for Enhanced Bifunctional Oxygen Reduction and Evolution in Alkaline Media.
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 2017 Dec 15;9(51):44567-44578. Epub 2017 Dec 15.
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York , Buffalo, New York 14260, United States.

CircLRP6 regulation of ZEB1 via miR-455 is involved in the epithelial-mesenchymal transition during arsenite-induced malignant transformation of human keratinocytes.
Toxicol Sci 2017 Dec 1. Epub 2017 Dec 1.
Institute of Toxicology, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 211166, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China.

A Modified Ficoll-Paque Gradient Method for Isolating Mononuclear Cells from the Peripheral and Umbilical Cord Blood of Humans for Biobanks and Clinical Laboratories.
Biopreserv Biobank 2017 Dec 12. Epub 2017 Dec 12.
1 The Institute of Clinical Research and Translational Medicine, Gansu Provincial Hospital , Lanzhou, China .

NF-κB-regulated miR-155, via repression of QKI, contributes to the acquisition of CSC-like phenotype during the neoplastic transformation of hepatic cells induced by arsenite.
Mol Carcinog 2017 Dec 14. Epub 2017 Dec 14.
Institute of Toxicology, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China.

MicroRNA-191, regulated by HIF-2α, is involved in EMT and acquisition of a stem cell-like phenotype in arsenite-transformed human liver epithelial cells.
Toxicol In Vitro 2017 Dec 24;48:128-136. Epub 2017 Dec 24.
Institute of Toxicology, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 211166, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China; The Key Laboratory of Modern Toxicology, Ministry of Education, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 211166, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China. Electronic address:

Synthesis of andrographolide-related esters as insecticidal and acaricidal agents.
Bioorg Med Chem Lett 2017 Dec 19. Epub 2017 Dec 19.
Research Institute of Pesticidal Design & Synthesis, College of Plant Protection, Northwest A&F University, Yangling 712100, Shaanxi Province, China; State Key Laboratory of Elemento-Organic Chemistry, Nankai University, Tianjing 300071, China; Shaanxi Key Laboratory of Natural Products & Chemical Biology, College of Chemistry and Pharmacy, Northwest A&F University, Yangling 712100, Shaanxi Province, China. Electronic address:

Solvent-free iodine-promoted synthesis of 3,2'-pyrrolinyl spirooxindoles from alkylidene oxindoles and enamino esters under ball-milling conditions.
Chem Commun (Camb) 2017 Nov;53(92):12477-12480
CAS Key Laboratory of Soft Matter Chemistry, iChEM (Collaborative Innovation Center of Chemistry for Energy Materials), Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at Microscale, and Department of Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui 230026, P. R. China.

MicroRNA-218 acts by repressing TNFR1-mediated activation of NF-κB, which is involved in MUC5AC hyper-production and inflammation in smoking-induced bronchiolitis of COPD.
Toxicol Lett 2017 Oct 31;280:171-180. Epub 2017 Aug 31.
Institute of Toxicology, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 211166, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China; The Key Laboratory of Modern Toxicology, Ministry of Education, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 211166, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China. Electronic address:


The microRNAs miR-200b-3p and miR-429-5p target the LIMK1/CFL1 pathway to inhibit growth and motility of breast cancer cells.
Oncotarget 2017 Oct 12;8(49):85276-85289. Epub 2017 Jul 12.
Department of Thyroid and Breast, Division of General Surgery, Shanghai Tenth People's Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200072, People's Republic of China.


Genetic and pathogenic characterization of a novel reassortant mammalian orthoreovirus 3 (MRV3) from a diarrheic piglet and seroepidemiological survey of MRV3 in diarrheic pigs from east China.
Vet Microbiol 2017 Sep 23;208:126-136. Epub 2017 Jul 23.
Institute of Preventive Veterinary Medicine and Key Laboratory of Animal Virology of Ministry of Agriculture, College of Animal Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310058, China. Electronic address:

MicroRNA-191, acting via the IRS-1/Akt signaling pathway, is involved in the hepatic insulin resistance induced by cigarette smoke extract.
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2017 Sep 29. Epub 2017 Sep 29.
School of Public Health, Southwest Medical University, Luzhou, 646000, Sichuan, People's Republic of China.

Synthesis of some monosaccharide-related ester derivatives as insecticidal and acaricidal agents.
Bioorg Med Chem Lett 2017 09 16;27(18):4336-4340. Epub 2017 Aug 16.
Research Institute of Pesticidal Design & Synthesis, College of Plant Protection, Northwest A&F University, Yangling 712100, Shaanxi Province, China; Shaanxi Key Laboratory of Natural Products & Chemical Biology, College of Chemistry and Pharmacy, Northwest A&F University, Yangling 712100, Shaanxi Province, China. Electronic address:

Impaired autophagic flux and p62-mediated EMT are involved in arsenite-induced transformation of L-02 cells.
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 2017 11 6;334:75-87. Epub 2017 Sep 6.
Institute of Toxicology, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 211166, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China; The Key Laboratory of Modern Toxicology, Ministry of Education, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 211166, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China. Electronic address:

Discovery of benzotriazole-azo-phenol/aniline derivatives as antifungal agents.
Bioorg Med Chem Lett 2018 01 16;28(2):181-187. Epub 2017 Nov 16.
Research Institute of Pesticidal Design & Synthesis, College of Plant Protection, Northwest A&F University, Yangling 712100, Shaanxi Province, China; Shaanxi Key Laboratory of Natural Products & Chemical Biology, College of Chemistry and Pharmacy, Northwest A&F University, Yangling 712100, Shaanxi Province, China. Electronic address:

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