Hui Wang, MD, PhD

Ling Qi Lab

Areas of Interest

My broad research interest is to understand the mechanism of Diabetes affect the cancer. Now, I am working with the role of Sel1L-Hrd1 ERAD in neurons.

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding doctoral dissertation, Chongqing (2017)
  • Excellent Student Scholarship, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China (2011)


  • MD, Clinical Medicine, Army Medical University, China

Published Articles or Reviews

  1. Wang H, Liu X, Long M, Huang Y, Zhang L, Zhang R, Zheng Y, Liao X, Wang Y, Liao Q, Li W, Tang Z, Tong Q, Wang X, Fang F, Rojo de la Vega M, Ouyang Q, Zhang DD, Yu S, Zheng H. NRF2 activation by antioxidant antidiabetic agents accelerates tumor metastasis. Sci Transl Med. 2016 Apr 13; 8(334):334ra51. (F1000 Article recommendation)
  2. Wang H, Rojo de la Vega M, Zhang DD, Yu S, Zheng H. Response to comment on "NRF2 activation by antioxidant antidiabetic agents accelerates tumor metastasis". Sci Transl Med. 2016 Jul 27; 8(349):349lr1.
  3. Deng Y, Wang H, Lu Y, Liu S, Zhang Q, Huang J, Zhu R, Yang J, Zhang R, Zhang D, Shen W, Ning G, Yang Y. Identification of chemerin as a novel FXR target gene down-regulated in the progression of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. Endocrinology. 2013 May; 154(5):1794-801. (First co-auther)
  4. Zhang R, Wang H, Tong Q, Xu J, Long M, Wang X, Wang M, Zhou X, Zheng H. Tissue biopsy in the diagnosis of chronic tuberculous wounds in diabetes mellitus. Diabet Med. 2019 Feb 1. (First co-auther)
  5. Liu X, Qu H, Zheng Y, Liao Q, Zhang L, Liao X, Xiong X, Wang Y, Zhang R, Wang H, Tong Q, Liu Z, Dong H, Yang G, Zhu Z, Xu J, Zheng H. Mitochondrial glycerol 3-phosphate dehydrogenase promotes skeletal muscle regeneration. EMBO Mol Med. 2018 Dec; 10(12).
  6. Liao X, Song L, Zhang L, Wang H, Tong Q, Xu J, Yang G, Yang S, Zheng H. LAMP3 regulates hepatic lipid metabolism through activating PI3K/Akt pathway. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2018 Jul 15; 470:160-7.
  7. Long M, Cai L, Li W, Zhang L, Guo S, Zhang R, Zheng Y, Liu X, Wang M, Zhou X, Wang H, Li X, Li L, Zhu Z, Yang G, Zheng H. DPP-4 Inhibitors Improve Diabetic Wound Healing via Direct and Indirect Promotion of Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition and Reduction of Scarring. Diabetes. 2018 Mar; 67(3):518-31.
  8. Wang Q, Long M, Qu H, Shen R, Zhang R, Xu J, Xiong X, Wang H, Zheng H. DPP-4 Inhibitors as Treatments for Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. J Diabetes Res. 2018 Jan 8; 2018: 5308582.
  9. Duan L, Fang F, Fu W, Fang Z, Wang H, Yu S, Tang Z, Liu Z, Zheng H. Corticomedullary mixed tumour resembling a small adrenal gland-involvement of cancer stem cells: case report. BMC Endocr Disord. 2017 Feb 13; 17(1):9.
  10. Tong Q, Duan L, Xu Z, Wang H, Wang X, Li Z, Zhang W, Zheng H. Improved insulin secretion following intrapancreatic UCB transplantation in patients with T2DM. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Sep; 98(9): E1501-4.