Visiting Associate Professor
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Department of Pathology
1035 Medical Laboratories
500 Newton Rd
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242

Training

MD, Xiangya School of Medicine (original Hunan Medical University), Central South University, 1984-1989
MS, Xiangya School of Medicine, Central South University, 1997-2000
PhD, Xiangya School of Medicine, Central South University, 2002-2005

Professional and Academic Positions

03/2013 – present: Visiting Scholar, Department of Pathology, University of Iowa
11/2002 - present: Associate Professor
Department of Nephrology, the Second Xiangya Hospital,  Central South University Changsha, Hunan, P. R. China
1997-2002: Attending physician and instructor
Department of Nephrology, The Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, P. R. China
2001-2002: Studied at National Laboratory of Medical Genetics, Central South University
1998-1999: Studied renal pathology at First Affiliated Hospital Beijing Medical University
1989-1997: Resident
Department of Nephrology, The Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, P. R. China

Research Interests

  • Peritoneal fibrosis of peritoneal dialysis
  • Animal model of peritonitis with peritoneal dialysis and peritoneal fibrosis
  • Human and mice peritoneal mesothelial cell culture
  • Renal pathology
  • Application for proteome on peritoneal fibrosis and Glomerulosclerosis
  • Signal transduction and the molecular mechanism of its effect on proliferation of peritoneal mesothelial cell or mesangial cell
  • The relation between TGF beta 1 and fibrosis
  • Preventing over-expression of extracellular matrix
  • Proteomic analysis between effect of high concentrate glucose on human peritoneal mesothelial cell and its control group

Publications 

  1. Liu Yinghong, Clinical investigation of Galectin-1 in SLE patients.Abstracts of the ASN 2012.
  2. Liu Yinghong. Role of galectin-1 on epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition induced by high glucose peritoneal dialysate in human peritoneal mesothelial cells.   Journal of Central South University(Medical Sciences) 2012, 37(2):190-196.
  3. Yuan Fang,Liu Yinghong. Indoleamine-pyrrole 2,3-dioxygenase might be a prognostic biomarker for patients with renal cell carcinoma. Journal of Central South University(Medical Sciences) 2012, 37(7):649-655.
  4. Yuan Fang,Liu Yinghong. Renoprotective effect of adiponectin through an antioxidant mechanism in streptozotocininduced diabetic rats. Journal of Southern Medical University. 2010,20(3) :426-430.
  5. TIAN Jun-wei, Liu Yinghong. Study of recombinant adiponectin on oxidative stress in diabetic nephropathy rats. Chinese Journal of Blood Purification, 2009, 8(3):158-162.
  6. Liu Yinghong. Effects of high glucose on the cell proliferation,damage and cytokine in human peritoneal mesothelial cells.  Journal of Central South University(Medical Sciences). 2006, 31 (4):575-579.
  7. Liu Yinghong. Effect of TGFβ1 antisense oligodeoxynucleotides (ASON) proliferation and fibronectin expression on human peritoneal mesothelial cell. Chinese Journal of Blood Purification, 2005, 4(6):317-321.
  8. Liu Yinghong. Effects of high glucose on human peritoneal mesothelial cells:a proteomic analysis. Chinese Journal of  Neprology.2005, 21(12):720-727.
  9. Liu Yinghong. Effect of insulin on proliferation,injury and apoptosis of human peritoneal mesothelial cells. Chinese Journal of Blood Purification, 2004;3(12):664-667.
  10. Liu Yinghong, Yuan Fang, Liu Fuyou. The effect of TGF-beta1 on extracellular matrix and bFGF of human peritoneal mesothelial cell. China Journal of medical medicine 2002;12;10-14.
  11. Liu Yinghong, Liu Fuyou, Duan Shaobin. Influence of Huangqi on TGF-beta1 inducing extracellular matrix secetion of human peritoneal mesothelial cell. Bulletin of Hunan medical university 2003;28;141-144.
  12. Liu Yinghong, Liu Fuyou, Establishment of rabbit model for peritoneal dialysis related peritonitis. Bulletin of Hunan med Univ,2001,26(6):573-574.
  13. Liu Yinghong, Duan Shaobin, Liu Fuyou, The effect of huangqi injection on the cytotoxicity of lactate-buffered peritoneal dialysis solutes to human peritoneal mesothelial cells. China Journal of medical medicine 2002;14;10-14.
  14. Liu Y., Peng Y., Liu F. The influence of 25% Albumin on Ultrafiltration of the Peritoneum. ABSTRACTS OF THE VIIIth CONGRESS OF THE ISPD 1998, 18 supple 2 s72.
  15. Zhang X, Liu Yinghong. Effect of peritoneal pathomorphology on rabbit model in peritoneal dialysis. Bulletin of Hunan med Univ, 2001,26(3):203-206.
  16. Liu Fuyou, Liu Yinghong. The effect of abdomen vibrate on peritoneal solute transport. J Clinical Nephrology; 1998, 2 (4)24-25.