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Research Assistant Professor
School of Environmental Science and Engineering
Wenhui Qiu got her PhD’s degrees in Environmental Engineering from Shanghai University. She has 10 years of experience in the field of Environmental. She has overseas study experience in University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) during 2014 to 2015.Her research focus on the toxicity of environmental disrupting chemicals and antidepressants in fish. The research results have been published in 9 SCI papers including the journal of Environmental Science & Technology , and 2 patents (including 1 invention patents). In 2016, she got the Shanghai Tongji Gao Tingyao Environmental Science & Technology Development Foundation
Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering (2016), Shanghai University
Master in Environmental Engineering (2013), Shanghai University
Bachelor in Environmental Engineering (2010), Nanchang Hangkong University
02/2018 – present Research Assistant Professor, School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology
12/2016 – 02/2018 Research engineer, School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology
1) The environmental level of environmental disrupting chemicals and its toxicity to the fish immune system
2) The environmental level of antidepressants and its toxicity to the fish immune system
Honors and Awards
Shanghai Tongji Gao Tingyao Environmental Science & Technology Development Foundation
1）Ming Yang1*(Supervisor), Wenhui Qiu (co-first author), Bei Chen, Jingsi Chen, Shuai Liu, Minghong Wu, KeJian Wang. The In Vitro Immune Modulatory Effect of Bisphenol A on Fish Macrophages via Estrogen Receptor α and Nuclear Factor-κB Signaling, Environmental science & technology. 2015, 49: 1888-1895.
2）Wenhui Qiu, Minghong Wu, Ming Yang*. Suppressive Immunoregulatory Effects of Three Antidepressants via Inhibition of the NF-κB Activation Assessed Using Carp Primary Macrophages. Accepted by Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, 2016.
3）Ming Yang*(Supervisor), Wenhui Qiu (co-first author), Jingsi Chen, Jiang Zhan, Chenyuan Pan, Xiangjie Lei, Minghong Wu. Growth inhibition and coordinated physiological regulation of zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryos upon sublethal exposure to antidepressant amitriptyline. Aquatic Toxicology. 2014, 151: 68.
4）Wenhui Qiu, Yali Zhao, Ming Yang, Matthew Farajzadeh, Chenyuan Pan, Nancy L. Wayne*. Actions of Bisphenol A and Bisphenol S on the Reproductive Neuroendocrine System during Early Development in Zebrafish. Endocrinology. 2015, 157, 636-47.
5）Jianguo Sheng, Wenhui Qiu*, Bentuo Xu, Hui Xu, Chong Tan. Monitoring of heavy metal levels in main rivers and residents’ blood of Zhenjiang city, China and Assessment of human elimination via urine and sweat. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 2016, 23: 11034-11045.
6）Wenhui Qiu, Ming Yang, Nancy L. Wayne. BPS, a popular substitute for BPA, may not be safer. The conversation. 2016.
7）Wenhui Qiu, Shuai Liu, Jingsi Chen, Lei Hu, Minghong Wu, Ming Yang*. The primary culture of carp (Cyprinus carpio) macrophages and the verification of its phagocytosis activity. In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol.: Anim. 2015, 1-10.
8）Wenhui Qiu, Jingsi Chen, Yijie Li, Zhong Chen, Lihui, Jiang, Yang Ming, Minghong Wu*. Oxidative stress and immune disturbance after long-term exposure to bisphenol A in juvenile common carp (Cyprinus carpio). Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 2016, 130: 93-102. .
9）Wenhui Qiu, Yang Shen, Chenyuan Pan, Shuai Liu, Minghong Wu,Ming Yang, Kejian Wang. The potential immune modulatory effect of chronic bisphenol A exposure on gene regulation in male medaka (Oryzias latipes) liver. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 2016, 130: 146-154.