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W. Qin PhD

Position
PhD student
Main activities
Research
Specialisation
microbiology & Immunology
Focus of research

Airway epithelial cells specific DNA methylation in respiratory infections and inflammatory lung diseases.

Key publications
  • Qin W, Wang L, Lei L, New findings on the function and potential applications of the trimeric autotransporter adhesin. ANTON LEEUW INT J G 2015;108 (1):1-14 [PubMed]
  • Qin W, Wang L, Zhai R, Ma Q, Liu J, Bao C, Sun D, Zhang H, Sun C, Feng X, Gu J, Du C, Han W, Langford PR, Lei L, Apa2H1, the first head domain of Apa2 trimeric autotransporter adhesin, activates mouse bone marrow-derived dendritic cells and immunization with Apa2H1 protects against Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae infection. MOL IMMUNOL 2017;81:108-117 [PubMed]
  • Qin W, Wang L, Zhai R, Ma Q, Liu J, Bao C, Zhang H, Sun C, Feng X, Gu J, Du C, Han W, Langford PR, Lei L, Trimeric autotransporter adhesins contribute to Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae pathogenicity in mice and regulate bacterial gene expression during interactions between bacteria and porcine primary alveolar macrophages. ANTON LEEUW INT J G 2016;109 (1):51-70 [PubMed]
  • Wang L, Qin W, Zhang J, Bao C, Zhang H, Che Y, Sun C, Gu J, Feng X, Du C, Han W, Richard PL, Lei L, Adh enhances Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae pathogenicity by binding to OR5M11 and activating p38 which induces apoptosis of PAMs and IL-8 release. SCI REP-UK 2016;6:24058 [PubMed]
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