Prof. Wei Wang

School of Medical Sciences, Australia



1996  Ph.D., Oita Medical University, Japan

1986  M.Sc., China Medical University, China

1983  B.Sc., China Medical University, China

Publications (selected)

  1. Wu LJ, Wang YX, Peng XX, Song MS, Guo XH, Nelson H and Wang W. (2014) Development of a medical academic degree system in China. Med Educ Online 2014, 19: 23141 -
  2. Zhao FF, Chen Y, Ge SQ, Yu XW, Shao S, Michael Black M, Wang YX, Zhang J, Song MS, and Wang W. (2014) A Quantitative Analysis of the Mass Media Coverage of Genomics Medicine in China: A Call for Science Journalism in the Developing World. OMICS A Journal of Integrative Biology 18, 2014 DOI:10.1089/omi.2013.0108
  3. Wang W, Russell A, Yan YX and on behalf of Global Health Epidemiology Reference Group (GHERG) (2014). Traditional Chinese medicine and new concepts of predictive, preventive and personalized medicine in diagnosis and treatment of suboptimal health. The EPMA Journal 2014 5:4 doi:10.1186/1878-5085-5-4
  4. Shao S, Zhao FF, Feng F, Lu XQ, Du J, Yan YX, Fu YH, Wu JJ., Wang C, Yu XW, Wang YX , Wang W (2013) The Ecology of Medical Care in Beijing. PLoS ONE 8(12): e82446. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0082446
  5. Chan KY, Wang W, Wu JJ, Liu L, Theodoratou E, Car J, Middleton L, Russ T, Deary IJ, Campbell H, Wang W and Rudan I on behalf of the Global Health Epidemiology Reference Group (GHERG). (2013) Epidemiology of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia inChinabetween 1990 and 2010.  Lancet, 381 (9982); 2016-2023.
  6. Lauc G, Huffman JE, Pučić M, Zgaga L, Adamczyk B, Mužinić A, Novokmet M, Polašek O, Gornik O, Krištić J, Keser T, Vitart V, Scheijen B, Uh HW, Molokhia M, Patrick AL, McKeigue P, Kolčić I, Kresimir Lukić IK, Swann O, van Leeuwen FN8, Ruhaak LR, Houwing-Duistermaat JJ, Slagboom PE, Beekman M, de Craen AJM, Deelder AM, Zeng Q, Wang W, Hastie ND, Gyllensten U, Wilson JF, Wuhrer M, Wright AF, Rudd P6, Hayward C, Aulchenko Y, Campbell H and Rudan I. (2013) Loci associated with N-glycosylation of human immunoglobulin G show pleiotropy with autoimmune diseases and haematological cancers. PLoS Genetics, 9(1): e1003225. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1003225
  7. Q. Chu, L. Liu and W. Wang. (2013) Overexpression of hCLP46 enhances Notch activation and regulates cell proliferation in a cell type-dependent manner. Cell Prolif., 2013, 46, 254–262 doi: 10.1111/cpr.12037
  8. Wang C, Huang XJ Xia Li, Zhang T , Wu LJ1,3, Du J, Lu XQ, Zhao FF, Wang YX , Song MS, Wu H , Wang W (2012): Prevalence of and Associated Factors for Hepatitis B Immunization and Infection among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Beijing, China.  PLoS ONE, 7(10): e48219. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0048219
  9. Lu JP, Huang Y, Wang Y, Li Y, Zhang Y,  Wu JJ, Zhao FF, Meng SJ, Yu XW, Ma QW, Song MS, Chang NB, Bittles AH, Wang W. (2012) Profiling Plasma Peptides for the Identification of Potential Ageing Biomarkers in Chinese Han Adults. PLoS ONE 7(7): e39726. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0039726
  10. Yan YX, Do J, Liu YQ, Yang XH, Li M, Xia G, and Wang W (2012) Association of suboptimal health status and cardiovascular risk factors in urban Chinese workers. Journal of Urban Health. 2011, 89(2):329-38
  11. Lu, JP,  Knezevic A, Wang YX, Rudan I, Campbell H, Zou ZK, Lan J, Lai QY, Wu, JJ, He Y, Song, MS, hang L, Lauc,G. and Wang W. (2011) Screening novel biomarkers for metabolic syndrome by profiling human plasma N-glycans in Chinese Han and Croatian populations. Journal of Proteome Research. 10 11 4959-4969
  12. Ma W, Du J, Chu Q, Wang Y, Liu L, Song M, and Wang W. (2011) hCLP46 regulates U937 cell proliferation via Notch signaling pathway. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 408(1):84-88
  13. Lauc G,  Essafi A, Huffman JE, Hayward C, Kneževi A, Kattla JJ, Polašek O, Gornik O, Vitart V, Abrahams JL, Pučić M, Novokmet M, Redžić I, Wild SH, Borovečki F, Wang W, Kolčić I, Zgaga L, Gyllensten U, Wilson JF, Wright AF, Hastie ND, Campbell H, Rudd PM. and Rudan I. (2010) Genomics meets glycomics—The first GWAS study of human N-glycome identifies HNF1 as a master regulator of plasma protein fucosylation. PLoS Genetics, 6(12): p. e1001256.
  14. Ling RE, Liu F, Lu QX, and Wang W.2010Emerging Issues in Public health: a perspective onChina's healthcare system. Public Health. 125, (1)9-14
  15. Peng X, Song S, Sullivan S, Qiu J, and Wang W. (2010) Ageing, the Urban-Rural Gap and Disability Trends: 19 Years of Experience in China - 1987 to 2006. PLoS ONE 5(8): e12129. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0012129
  16. Kottgen A. (including Wang W et al). (2010) Multiple New Loci Associated with Kidney Function and Chronic Kidney Disease: The CKDGen consortium. Nature Genetics 2010:  published online 11 April 2010; doi:10.1038/ng.568
  17. Zheng SM and M Song, L Wu, S Yang, X Lu. J Du and Wang W.  (2010) Public Health Genomics:China’s Aspect.  Public Health Genomics. 2010.13:269-275 DOI:10.1159/000240969
  18. Song, S, Wang W, and Hu P. (2009) Famine, death, and madness: Schizophrenia in early adulthood after prenatal exposure to the Chinese Great Leap Forward Famine. Social Science and Medicine. 68 (7) : 1315 -1321
  19. Yan YX, Liu YQ, Li M, Hu PF, Guo AM, Yang XH, Qiu JJ, Yang SS, and Wang W. (2009) Development and evaluation of a questionnaire for measuring suboptimal health status in urban Chinese. Journal of Epidemiology. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20080086
  20. Lan J, Song MS, Pan CH, Zhuang GQ, Wang YX, Ma WZ, Chu QY, Lai QQ, Xu F, Li YL, Liu LX, and Wang W. (2009) Association between dopaminergic genes (SLC6A3and DRD2) and stuttering among Han Chinese. Journal of Human Genetics (Nature Publishing Group). doi:10.1038/jhg.2009.60
  21. Teng Y, Liu Q, Ma J, Liu F, Han Z, Wang Y, and Wang W. (2006) Cloning, expression and characterization of a novel human CAP10-like gene hCLP46 from CD34+ stem/progenitor cells. Gene 371:7-15
  22. Wang W, Jia HL, Wang Q, Cai ZM, Wei LH, Wang DB, and Bittles AH. (2003) STR polymorphisms of ‘forensic loci’ in northern Han Chinese population.  Journal of Human Genetics. 48: 337-341

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