Deans

Name:De-An Tian

Dean of Department of Gastroenterology;
Chief Physician, Professor, Doctoral Supervisor;
Third-grade Professor of Tongji Hospital;
Committee Member of Chinese Society of Gastroenterology;
Standing Committee Member, Deputy Director of Hubei Association of Gastroenterology;
Standing Committee Member, Deputy Director of Wuhan Association of Gastroenterology;
Editorial Board Member of Journal of Clinical Internal Medicine, Journal of Internal Intensive Medicine;
Standing Editorial Board Member of Chinese Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology;
Examining Expert of Journal of Clinical Hepatology.

Educational Background

1979-1984     B.S.,Tongji Medical University
1984-1987     M.S.for Gastroenterology, Tongji Medical University
1988-1990     M.D.,ULM University, Germany

Research

Liver Disease and Gastrointestinal Cancer.

Key Projects Involved

Two projects supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China
1. Title of project: Netrin-1 Modulates EMT of Hepatocellular Carcinoma and the Reversion of Its Invasive Phenotype.
   Leader of project: Professor De-An Tian
   Support of project: National Natural Science Foundation of China
   Duration of project: 2009.1-2011.12
   Item of project: 30873038
 
2. Title of project: The Role and Mechanism of Chemokine MIG in the Suppression of CHB Liver Fibrosis by Neucleosides.
   Leader of project: Professor Tian De-An
   Support of project: National Natural Science Foundation of China
   Duration of project: 2011.1-2013.12
   Item of project: 81070333

Honors & Awards

1. 2011 Great Clinician of Tongji Hospital;
2. 2009 Exquisite Curriculum (Diagnostics) of Huazhong Science & Technology University;
3. 2007 Second Prize of high-quality teaching;
4. 2007 Excellent Teacher for outstanding performance in teaching.

Publication

Professor De-An Tian has published over 50 articles in recent five years, in which 6 papers were included by SCI. He is also involved in compiling of national standardized textbook Internal Medicine(7th Edition), Hepatology(2nd Edition), Diagnosis and Therapy Guidelines for Digestive System Diseases(2nd Edition), etc. He is the chief editor of 1000 Q&As of Digestive System Diseases.
1. Luo Ming, Tian DA(Corresponding author). Very low density lipoprotein receptor subtype II silencing by RNA interference inhibits cell proliferation in hepatoma cell lines. Hepatogastroenterology. 2010,57(101):882
2. Xia LM, Huang WJ, Wang B, Liu M, Zhang Q, Yan W, Zhu Q, Luo M, Zhou ZZ, Tian DA(Corresponding author). Transcriptional up-regulation of FoxM1 in response to hypoxia is mediated by HIF-1. J Cell Biochem.2009;106(2):247-256.
3. Xia LM, Huang WJ, Wu JG, Yang YB, Zhang Q, Zhou ZZ, Zhu HF, Lei P, Shen GX, Tian DA(Corresponding author). HBx Protein Induces Expression of MIG and Increases Migration of Leukocytes through Activation of NF-κB. Virology. 2009;385(2): 335-342.
4. Huang WJ, Xia LM, Zhu F, Huang B, Zhou C, Zhu HF, Wang B, Chen B, Lei P, Shen GX, Tian DA(Corresponding author). Transcriptional up-regulation of HSP70-2 by HIF-1 in cancer cells in response to hypoxia. International Journal of Cancer. 2009;124(2):298-305.
5. Yan Wei, Yu Fu, Liao Jiazhi, Xai Limin, Luo Min, Zhu Qian, Tian De-an(Corresponding author). Effect of focal adhesion kinase on cytoskeletal arrangement of HepG2 cells induced by hypoxia. The Chinese-German Journal of Clinical Oncology.. 2009,8:129-133.
6. Zhu Q, Xu H, Xu Q, Yan W, Tian DA(Corresponding author).Expression of Twist Gene in Human Hepatocellular Carcinoma Cell Strains of Different Metastatic Potential. J Huazhong Univ Sci Technolog Med Sci. 2008;28(2):144-146.