Wei-Qun Ding

Contact Information:
Wei-Qun Ding


Ding, Wei-Qun (HSC)
Associate Professor

Department of:

College Of Medicine/Pathology -Associate Professor

Center of:

Peggy & Charles Stephenson Oklahoma Cancer Center -Member


Department of Medical Neurochemistry, Lund University, Lund Sweden   Ph.D.   1998

Professional Interest/Expertise/Specializations:
Anticancer activity of metal binding compounds and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids Gene expression regulation in cancer


Research Projects:

Anticancer activity of metal binding compounds
Antioxidant enzymes and docosahexaenoic acid's anticancer action
MicroRNA regulation of gene expression in breast cancer

Selected Publications:

Zinc protoporphyrin suppresses cancer cell viability through a heme oxygenase-1-independent mechanism: the potential involvement of the Wnt/¿-catenin signaling pathway
2013    Shuai Wang, Jori E. Avery, Bethany N. Hannafon, Stuart E. Lind, Wei-Qun Ding
Biochemical Pharmacology, In press.
Over-expression of DNA Polymerase iota (Pol ¿) in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma.
2012    Jundong Zhou, Shuyu Zhang, Lin Xie, Pengfei Liu, Fang Xie, Xiaozhong Zhu, Jianing Cao, Jinchang Wu, Wei-Qun Ding
Cancer Science 103(8):1574-9.
Dietary intake of n-3 fatty acids and colorectal cancer risk: a meta-analysis of data from 489,000 individuals
2012    Shen XJ, Zhou JD, Dong JY, Ding WQ, Wu JC
British Journal of Nutrition 108(9):1550-6.
Activation of PPAR¿ suppresses HIF-1¿ signaling in human cancer cells
2012    Jundong Zhou, Shuyu Zhang, Jori E. Avery, Jinchang Wu, Wei-Qun Ding
Journal of Biological Chemistry 287(42):35161-9
Nitroxoline (8-hydroxy-5-nitroquinoline) is more a potent anti-cancer agent than clioquinol (5-chloro-7-iodo-8-quinoline).
2011    Hongchao Jiang, Jori E. Taggart, Xiaoxi Zhang, Doris M. Benbrook, Stuart E. Lind, and Wei-Qun Ding
Cancer Letters, 2011, 312 (1):11-17
microRNA-19 (miR-19) regulates tissue factor expression in breast cancer cells
   Xiaoxi Zhang, Haijun Yu, Jessica R. Lou, Jie Zheng, Narcis-Ioan Popescu, Florea Lupu, Stuart E. Lind, and Wei-Qun Ding
Journal of Biological Chemistry 286(2):1429-35
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