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Wenqing Sun

Clinical Assistant Professor,  Radiation Oncology

Contact Information

Phone: +1 319 356 7603
Email: wenqing-sun@uiowa.edu
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Education

MD, Medicine, Peking University Health Science Center
Residency, Beijng Cancer Hospital, Beijing China
PhD, Free Radical and Radiation Biology, University of Iowa
Residency, Radiation Oncology, University of Iowa

Appointments

Primary: Radiation Oncology

Centers and Program Affiliations


Research Interests


MeSH Terms from Publications

Superoxide Dismutase, Pancreatic Neoplasms, Carmustine, Mice, Nude, Adenoviridae, Glutathione Peroxidase, Cell Line, Tumor, Glutathione, Gene Transfer Techniques, Mice, Reactive Oxygen Species, Breast Neoplasms, Combined Modality Therapy, Glutathione Disulfide, Cell Division, Animals, Transfection, Glutathione Reductase, Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating, Tumor Stem Cell Assay, Radiation, Ionizing, Blotting, Western, Humans, Phenotype, Xenograft Model Antitumor Assays

Research Summary

Research interests encompass FDG PET imaging, Head and Neck Cancer and OB-GYN cancer with relation to IORT therapy.

Recent Publications


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  1. Yu, L, Hitchler, M, Sun, W, Sarsour, E, Goswami, P, Klingelhutz, A, Domann, F. AP-2alpha Inhibits c-MYC Induced Oxidative Stress and Apoptosis in HaCaT Human Keratinocytes. J Oncol 2009:780874, 2009. [PubMed]
  2. Sun, W, Kalen, A, Smith, B, Cullen, J, Oberley, L. Enhancing the antitumor activity of adriamycin and ionizing radiation. Cancer Res 69(10):4294-300, 2009. [PubMed]
  3. Weydert, C, Zhang, Y, Sun, W, Waugh, T, Teoh, M, Andringa, K, Aykin-Burns, N, Spitz, D, Smith, B, Oberley, L. Increased oxidative stress created by adenoviral MnSOD or CuZnSOD plus BCNU (1,3-bis(2-chloroethyl)-1-nitrosourea) inhibits breast cancer cell growth. Free Radic Biol Med 44(5):856-67, 2008. [PubMed]
  4. Teoh, M, Sun, W, Smith, B, Oberley, L, Cullen, J. Modulation of reactive oxygen species in pancreatic cancer. Clin Cancer Res 13(24):7441-50, 2007. [PubMed]
  5. Liu, J, Du, J, Zhang, Y, Sun, W, Smith, B, Oberley, L, Cullen, J. Suppression of the malignant phenotype in pancreatic cancer by overexpression of phospholipid hydroperoxide glutathione peroxidase. Hum Gene Ther 17(1):105-16, 2006. [PubMed]
  6. Liu, J, Hinkhouse, M, Sun, W, Weydert, C, Ritchie, J, Oberley, L, Cullen, J. Redox regulation of pancreatic cancer cell growth: role of glutathione peroxidase in the suppression of the malignant phenotype. Hum Gene Ther 15(3):239-50, 2004. [PubMed]