Publications by authors named "William K K Wu"

100Publications

An update on the roles of circular RNAs in osteosarcoma.

Cell Prolif 2021 Jan 25;54(1):e12936. Epub 2020 Oct 25.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Peter Hung Pain Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong City, Hong Kong.

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January 2021

FGF18-FGFR2 signaling triggers the activation of c-Jun-YAP1 axis to promote carcinogenesis in a subgroup of gastric cancer patients and indicates translational potential.

Oncogene 2020 10 15;39(43):6647-6663. Epub 2020 Sep 15.

Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology, State Key Laboratory of Translational Oncology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China.

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October 2020

A surveillance method to identify patients with sepsis from electronic health records in Hong Kong: a single centre retrospective study.

BMC Infect Dis 2020 Sep 7;20(1):652. Epub 2020 Sep 7.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China.

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September 2020

Spinal microglia-neuron interactions in chronic pain.

J Leukoc Biol 2020 Nov 23;108(5):1575-1592. Epub 2020 Jun 23.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR.

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November 2020

LINC01133: an emerging tumor-associated long non-coding RNA in tumor and osteosarcoma.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2020 Sep 19;27(26):32467-32473. Epub 2020 Jun 19.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care and Peter Hung Pain Research Institute, The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong.

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September 2020

COVID-19 and Public Interest in Face Mask Use.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2020 08;202(3):453-455

Faculty of Medicine The Chinese University of Hong KongShatin, Hong Kong.

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August 2020

Embryonic gene expression altered by maternal exposure to air pollution in rats.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2020 Sep 4;27(25):31699-31705. Epub 2020 Jun 4.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care and Peter Hung Pain Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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September 2020

Biological characteristics associated with virulence in ribotype 002 in Hong Kong.

Emerg Microbes Infect 2020 17;9(1):631-638. Epub 2020 Mar 17.

Institute of Digestive Disease, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR.

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March 2020

Autophagy in host-microbe interactions.

Semin Cell Dev Biol 2020 05 8;101:1-2. Epub 2020 Feb 8.

City University of Hong Kong Shenzhen Research Institute, Shenzhen, China; Department of Biomedical Sciences, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Electronic address:

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May 2020

Cathelicidin preserves intestinal barrier function in polymicrobial sepsis.

Crit Care 2020 02 10;24(1):47. Epub 2020 Feb 10.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care and Peter Hung Pain Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.

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February 2020

Genomics and metagenomics of colorectal cancer.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2019 Dec;10(6):1164-1170

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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December 2019

Emerging roles of non-coding RNAs in scoliosis.

Cell Prolif 2020 Feb 12;53(2):e12736. Epub 2019 Dec 12.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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February 2020

Preoperative Vitamin D Concentration and Cardiac, Renal, and Infectious Morbidity after Noncardiac Surgery.

Anesthesiology 2020 01;132(1):121-130

From the Department of Outcomes Research (A.T., A.S.A., C.H., P.S., K.M., A.K., K.R., D.I.S.) Department of General Anesthesiology (A.T., K.M., A.K., K.R.) Anesthesiology Institute, and the Department of Quantitative Health Sciences (A.S.A.), Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio the Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (P.J.D., E.D.) the Department of Medicine (A.P., M.T.), McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada the Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, Canada (P.J.D., E.D.) Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom (R.P.) the Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (M.T.V.C., W.K.K.W.) the Department of Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada (S.S.) the Department of Medicine, Western University, London, Canada (A.X.G.) the Department of Cardiology, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom (R.S.).

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January 2020

Differentially expressed circular RNAs in air pollution-exposed rat embryos.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2019 Nov 21;26(33):34421-34429. Epub 2019 Oct 21.

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, The General Hospital of Xingtai Mining Industry Bloc., Orthopaedic Hospital of Xingtai, Xingtai, Hebei, China.

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November 2019

Circular RNAs in nucleus pulposus cell function and intervertebral disc degeneration.

Cell Prolif 2019 Nov 16;52(6):e12704. Epub 2019 Oct 16.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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November 2019

Aberrantly expressed long non-coding RNAs in air pollution-induced congenital defects.

J Cell Mol Med 2019 11 26;23(11):7717-7725. Epub 2019 Sep 26.

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China.

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November 2019

Bufalin, a Traditional Chinese Medicine Compound, Prevents Tumor Formation in Two Murine Models of Colorectal Cancer.

Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2019 Oct 20;12(10):653-666. Epub 2019 Aug 20.

School of Biomedical Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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October 2019

Autophagy in intracellular bacterial infection.

Semin Cell Dev Biol 2020 05 10;101:41-50. Epub 2019 Sep 10.

Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; State Key Laboratory of Digestive Diseases, Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, and Centre for Gut Microbiota Research, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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May 2020

ER-residential Nogo-B accelerates NAFLD-associated HCC mediated by metabolic reprogramming of oxLDL lipophagy.

Nat Commun 2019 07 29;10(1):3391. Epub 2019 Jul 29.

Key Laboratory of Infection and Immunity of CAS, CAS Center for Excellence in Biomacromolecules, Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 100101, Beijing, China.

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July 2019

Serine and one-carbon metabolism, a bridge that links mTOR signaling and DNA methylation in cancer.

Pharmacol Res 2019 11 16;149:104352. Epub 2019 Jul 16.

State Key Laboratory of Oncology in South China, Collaborative Innovation center for Cancer Medicine, Sun Yat-sen University cancer center, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. Electronic address:

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November 2019

Long non-coding RNAs in the spinal cord injury: Novel spotlight.

J Cell Mol Med 2019 08 29;23(8):4883-4890. Epub 2019 May 29.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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August 2019

Autophagy inhibition enhances PD-L1 expression in gastric cancer.

J Exp Clin Cancer Res 2019 Mar 29;38(1):140. Epub 2019 Mar 29.

Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Key laboratory of Carcinogenesis and Translational Research (Ministry of Education/Beijing), Peking University Cancer Hospital and Institute, Beijing, 100142, China.

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March 2019

MicroRNA signature of air pollution exposure-induced congenital defects.

J Cell Physiol 2019 08 18;234(10):17896-17904. Epub 2019 Mar 18.

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China.

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August 2019

Cancer genomics: From benchtop to bedside.

Semin Cancer Biol 2019 04 6;55:iii-iv. Epub 2019 Mar 6.

State Key Laboratory of Digestive Diseases, LKS Institute of Health Sciences and Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute, Shenzhen, China. Electronic address:

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April 2019

Real-time tracking of fluorescent magnetic spore-based microrobots for remote detection of toxins.

Sci Adv 2019 01 11;5(1):eaau9650. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin NT, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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January 2019

The Role of Connexins in Gastrointestinal Diseases.

J Mol Biol 2019 02 11;431(4):643-652. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China; Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China. Electronic address:

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February 2019

Effect of cultural background and healthcare environment on postoperative opioid requirement.

Can J Anaesth 2019 03 10;66(3):309-317. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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March 2019

Reply.

Gastroenterology 2019 01 22;156(1):292. Epub 2018 Nov 22.

Institute of Digestive Disease, State Key Laboratory of Digestive Diseases, LKS Institute of Health Science and Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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January 2019

The incidence of atrial fibrillation with trastuzumab treatment: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Cardiovasc Ther 2018 Dec 28;36(6):e12475. Epub 2018 Nov 28.

Tianjin Key Laboratory of Ionic-Molecular Function of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Cardiology, Tianjin Institute of Cardiology, Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China.

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December 2018

Emerging roles of long non-coding RNAs in neuropathic pain.

Cell Prolif 2019 Jan 25;52(1):e12528. Epub 2018 Oct 25.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Hong Kong.

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January 2019

Patent foramen ovale closure versus medical therapy for stroke prevention: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

F1000Res 2017;6:2178. Epub 2017 Dec 27.

Tianjin Key Laboratory of Ionic-Molecular Function of Cardiovascular disease, Department of Cardiology, Tianjin Institute of Cardiology, The Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, 300211, China.

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December 2017

Gene-methylation epistatic analyses via the W-test identifies enriched signals of neuronal genes in patients undergoing lipid-control treatment.

BMC Proc 2018 17;12(Suppl 9):53. Epub 2018 Sep 17.

Division of Biostatistics, Centre for Clinical Research and Biostatistics, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China.

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September 2018

T-Wave Indices and Atherosclerosis.

Curr Atheroscler Rep 2018 09 17;20(11):55. Epub 2018 Sep 17.

Department of Cardiology, Evangelismos General Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece.

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September 2018

Long non-coding RNAs in nucleus pulposus cell function and intervertebral disc degeneration.

Cell Prolif 2018 Oct 24;51(5):e12483. Epub 2018 Jul 24.

Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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October 2018

Autophagy, NAFLD and NAFLD-Related HCC.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2018;1061:127-138

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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November 2018

Immune consequences induced by photodynamic therapy in non-melanoma skin cancers: a review.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2018 Jul 12;25(21):20569-20574. Epub 2018 Jun 12.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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July 2018

Association Between Bacteremia From Specific Microbes and Subsequent Diagnosis of Colorectal Cancer.

Gastroenterology 2018 08 3;155(2):383-390.e8. Epub 2018 May 3.

State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease, Institute of Digestive Disease, Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, and CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Electronic address:

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August 2018

Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia (ARVC/D) in clinical practice.

J Arrhythm 2018 Feb 21;34(1):11-22. Epub 2017 Dec 21.

Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences Faculty of Medicine Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong China.

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February 2018

Translational genomics in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: A review with re-analysis of TCGA dataset.

Semin Cancer Biol 2019 04 26;55:70-77. Epub 2018 Apr 26.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; State Key Laboratory of Digestive Diseases, Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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April 2019

Genotype-guided warfarin dosing vs. conventional dosing strategies: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

Br J Clin Pharmacol 2018 09 21;84(9):1868-1882. Epub 2018 Jun 21.

Tianjin Key Laboratory of Ionic-Molecular Function of Cardiovascular disease, Department of Cardiology, Tianjin Institute of Cardiology, Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, 300211, People's Republic of China.

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September 2018

Multi-cohort analysis of colorectal cancer metagenome identified altered bacteria across populations and universal bacterial markers.

Microbiome 2018 04 11;6(1):70. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Institute of Digestive Disease and Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease, Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong.

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April 2018

Correction: A RasGAP, DAB2IP, regulates lipid droplet homeostasis by serving as GAP toward RAB40C.

Oncotarget 2018 03 2;9(17):14035. Epub 2018 Mar 2.

School of Biomedical Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, P.R. China.

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March 2018

Genomic analysis of liver cancer unveils novel driver genes and distinct prognostic features.

Theranostics 2018 12;8(6):1740-1751. Epub 2018 Feb 12.

Institute of Digestive Diseases and Department of Medicine & Therapeutics, State Key Laboratory of Digestive Diseases, LKS Institute of Health Sciences, CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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January 2019

NOVA1 acts as an oncogene in melanoma via regulating FOXO3a expression.

J Cell Mol Med 2018 05 2;22(5):2622-2630. Epub 2018 Mar 2.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong City, Hong Kong.

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May 2018

Common Deregulation of Seven Biological Processes by MicroRNAs in Gastrointestinal Cancers.

Sci Rep 2018 02 19;8(1):3287. Epub 2018 Feb 19.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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February 2018

A novel susceptibility locus in MST1 and gene-gene interaction network for Crohn's disease in the Chinese population.

J Cell Mol Med 2018 04 14;22(4):2368-2377. Epub 2018 Feb 14.

State Key Laboratory of Digestive Diseases, Institute of Digestive Diseases and Department of Medicine & Therapeutics, LKS Institute of Health Sciences, CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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April 2018

Fibroblast growth factor 21 in cardio-metabolic disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Metabolism 2018 06 2;83:11-17. Epub 2018 Feb 2.

Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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June 2018

PPARgamma agonists sensitize PTEN-deficient resistant lung cancer cells to EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitors by inducing autophagy.

Eur J Pharmacol 2018 Mar 31;823:19-26. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

Department of Clinical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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March 2018

SRGAP1, a crucial target of miR-340 and miR-124, functions as a potential oncogene in gastric tumorigenesis.

Oncogene 2018 03 13;37(9):1159-1174. Epub 2017 Dec 13.

Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology, State Key Laboratory in Oncology in South China, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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March 2018

Circulating microRNA signature of steroid-induced osteonecrosis of the femoral head.

Cell Prolif 2018 Feb 4;51(1). Epub 2017 Dec 4.

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China.

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February 2018

Pentraxin-3 as a marker of sepsis severity and predictor of mortality outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

J Infect 2018 01 23;76(1):1-10. Epub 2017 Nov 23.

Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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January 2018

A RasGAP, DAB2IP, regulates lipid droplet homeostasis by serving as GAP toward RAB40C.

Oncotarget 2017 Oct 3;8(49):85415-85427. Epub 2017 Aug 3.

School of Biomedical Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, P.R. China.

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October 2017

Frailty and Clinical Outcomes in Advanced Heart Failure Patients Undergoing Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

J Am Med Dir Assoc 2018 03 9;19(3):255-261.e1. Epub 2017 Nov 9.

Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, People's Republic of China.

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March 2018

Targeted Genotyping Identifies Susceptibility Locus in Brain-derived Neurotrophic Factor Gene for Chronic Postsurgical Pain.

Anesthesiology 2018 03;128(3):587-597

From the Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care (Y.T., X.L., Z.M., S.K., I.H.T.H., B.J., S.T., T.G., W.K.K.W., M.T.V.C.), Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences (Y.T., X.L., S.K., I.H.T.H., B.J., S.T., S.H.W., J.Y., W.K.K.W., M.T.V.C.), School of Biomedical Sciences (Y.S., C.H.K.C.), and Department of Medicine and Therapeutics (S.H.W., J.Y., W.K.K.W.), Institute of Digestive Disease, State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China; the Shandong Provincial Key Laboratory of Mental Disorders, Department of Neurobiology, School of Medicine, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, China (M.J., H.Y., Z.C.); the Institute of Human Genetics, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Neuherberg, Germany (P.L); and the Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Tuen Mun Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (B.C.P.C., C.K.M.L.).

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March 2018

Long non-coding RNAs in rheumatoid arthritis.

Cell Prolif 2018 Feb 7;51(1). Epub 2017 Nov 7.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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February 2018

Eosinophilia and clinical outcome of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a meta-analysis.

Sci Rep 2017 10 18;7(1):13451. Epub 2017 Oct 18.

Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.

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October 2017

Total cosine R-to-T for predicting ventricular arrhythmic and mortality outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 2018 Mar 12;23(2):e12495. Epub 2017 Sep 12.

Department of Cardiology, Tianjin Key Laboratory of Ionic-Molecular Function of Cardiovascular disease, Tianjin Institute of Cardiology, Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China.

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March 2018

Defective lysosomal clearance of autophagosomes and its clinical implications in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.

FASEB J 2018 01 25;32(1):37-51. Epub 2017 Aug 25.

Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Institute of Digestive Disease, State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease, Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China;

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January 2018

Gavage of Fecal Samples From Patients With Colorectal Cancer Promotes Intestinal Carcinogenesis in Germ-Free and Conventional Mice.

Gastroenterology 2017 12 18;153(6):1621-1633.e6. Epub 2017 Aug 18.

Institute of Digestive Disease, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease, Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences and CUHK-Shenzhen Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Electronic address:

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December 2017

Drug combination approach to overcome resistance to EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitors in lung cancer.

Cancer Lett 2017 10 31;405:100-110. Epub 2017 Jul 31.

School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China. Electronic address:

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October 2017

Warning criteria for intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring.

Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 2017 Oct;30(5):557-562

aDepartment of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region bShandong Provincial Hospital cDepartment of Neurology, Qilu Hospital, Shandong University dBinzhou People's Hospital, Shandong eDepartment of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease, Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences fDepartment of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.

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October 2017

The T - T interval as an electrocardiographic risk marker of arrhythmic and mortality outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Heart Rhythm 2017 08 26;14(8):1131-1137. Epub 2017 May 26.

Tianjin Key Laboratory of Ionic-Molecular Function of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Cardiology, Tianjin Institute of Cardiology, Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, People's Republic of China. Electronic address:

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August 2017

IGF2BP3 functions as a potential oncogene and is a crucial target of miR-34a in gastric carcinogenesis.

Mol Cancer 2017 04 11;16(1):77. Epub 2017 Apr 11.

Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology, State Key Laboratory in Oncology in South China, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, People's Republic of China.

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April 2017

Neuro-oncological ventral antigen 1 (NOVA1): Implications in neurological diseases and cancers.

Cell Prolif 2017 Aug 10;50(4). Epub 2017 Apr 10.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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August 2017

Deep anesthesia: too much of a good thing?

Can J Anaesth 2017 Jun 31;64(6):574-580. Epub 2017 Mar 31.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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June 2017

Mammalian TRAPPIII Complex positively modulates the recruitment of Sec13/31 onto COPII vesicles.

Sci Rep 2017 02 27;7:43207. Epub 2017 Feb 27.

School of Biomedical Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Sha Tin, N.T., Hong Kong SAR, P.R. China.

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February 2017

Haploinsufficiency of SIRT1 Enhances Glutamine Metabolism and Promotes Cancer Development.

Curr Biol 2017 Feb 2;27(4):483-494. Epub 2017 Feb 2.

Signal Transduction Laboratory, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Oncogenes without a Neighboring Tumor-Suppressor Gene Are More Prone to Amplification.

Mol Biol Evol 2017 04;34(4):903-907

Institute of Digestive Diseases and Department of Medicine & Therapeutics, State Key Laboratory of Digestive Diseases, LKS Institute of Health Sciences, CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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April 2017

Pathological Role and Diagnostic Value of Endogenous Host Defense Peptides in Adult and Neonatal Sepsis: A Systematic Review.

Shock 2017 06;47(6):673-679

*Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong †State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease, LKS Institute of Health Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong ‡Department of Medicine §The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong ||Department of Rehabilitation, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong.

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June 2017

The involvement of regulatory non-coding RNAs in sepsis: a systematic review.

Crit Care 2016 Nov 28;20(1):383. Epub 2016 Nov 28.

Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China.

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November 2016

A W-test collapsing method for rare-variant association testing in exome sequencing data.

Genet Epidemiol 2016 11 16;40(7):591-596. Epub 2016 Aug 16.

Division of Biostatistics, Centre for Clinical Research and Biostatistics, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong SAR.

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November 2016

Cathelicidin-encoding Lactococcus lactis promotes mucosal repair in murine experimental colitis.

J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017 Mar;32(3):609-619

School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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March 2017

Autophagy in sepsis: Degradation into exhaustion?

Autophagy 2016 07 12;12(7):1073-82. Epub 2016 May 12.

a Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care , The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region , China.

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July 2016

Stratification of Digestive Cancers with Different Pathological Features and Survival Outcomes by MicroRNA Expression.

Sci Rep 2016 Apr 15;6:24466. Epub 2016 Apr 15.

Institute of Digestive Disease and Department of Medicine &Therapeutics, State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease, LKS Institute of Health Sciences, CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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April 2016