School of Biomedical Sciences
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 香港中文大學

Research Fellow

LU Gang

Telephone:   3943 5739

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Rm 124A, 1/F., Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sci. Bldg, Area 39, CUHK


  1. Neural Regenerative Medicine
  2. Cell Therapeutic Strategies for Clinical Application
  3. Innovative Technologies for Disease Diagnosis
  1. Lv Y., Zhao S.G., Lu G., Leung C.K., Xiong Z.Q., Su X.W., Ma J.L., Chan W.Y., Liu H.B. (2017). Identification of reference genes for qRT-PCR in granulosa cells of healthy women and polycystic ovarian syndrome patients. Sci Rep, 7(1):6961. (co-corresponding author)
  2. Su X.W.,Lu G., Leung C.W., Liu Q., Li Y.,Tsang K.S., Zhao S.D., Chan D.T.M., Kung H.F., Poon W.S. (2017). miR-181d Regulates Human Dendritic Cell Maturation through NF-κB Pathway. Cell Prolif, doi: 10.1111/cpr.12358. [Epub ahead of print] (co-corresponding author)
  3. Lu G., Wong M.S., Xiong M.Z.Q., Leung C.K., Su X.W., Zhou J.Y., Poon W.S., Zheng V.Z.Y., Chan W.Y., Wong G.K.C. (2017). Circulating MicroRNAs in Delayed Cerebral Infarction After Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. J Am Heart Assoc, 6(4).
  4. Wang W.M., Lu G., Su X.W., Lyu H., Poon W.S. (2017). MicroRNA-182 Regulates Neurite Outgrowth Involving the PTEN/AKT Pathway. Front Cell Neurosci, 11:96. (co- first author)
  5. Liu P.C., Lu G., Deng. Y., Wang C.D., Su X.W., Zhou J.Y., Chan T.M., Hu X., Poon W.S. (2017). Inhibition of NF-κB Pathway and Modulation of MAPK Signaling Pathways in Glioblastoma and Implications for Lovastatin and Tumor Necrosis Factor-Related Apoptosis Inducing Ligand (TRAIL) Combination Therapy. PLoS ONE, 12(1):e0171157. (co- first author)
  6. Su X.W., Chan A.H., Lu G., Lin M., Sze J., Zhou J.Y., Poon W.S., Liu Q., Zheng V.Z., Wong G.K. (2015). Circulating microRNA 132-3p and 324-3p Profiles in Patients after Acute Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. PLoS One, 10(12):e0144724.
  7. Liu Y., Ao L.J., Lu G., Leong E., Liu Q., Wang X.H., Zhu X.L., Sun T.F., Fei Z., Jiu T., Hu X., Poon W.S. (2013). Quantitative gait analysis of long-term locomotion deficits in classical unilateral striatal intracerebral hemorrhage rat model. Behav Brain Res, 257:166-77. (co- corresponding author)
  8. Wang X.H., Lu G., Hu X., Tsang K.S., Kwong W.H., Wu F.X., Meng H.W., Jiang S., Liu S.W., Ng H.K., Poon W.S. (2012). Quantitative assessment of gait and neurochemical correlation in a classical murine model of Parkinson's disease. BMC Neurosci, 13:142. (Co-first author)
  9. Zhang J.F., Fu W.M., He M.L., Wang H., Wang W.M., Yu S.C., Bian X.W., Zhou J., Lin M.C., Lu G., Poon W.S., Kung H.F. (2011). MiRNA-637 Maintains the Balance between Adipocyte and Osteoblast by Directly Targeting Osterix. Mol Biol Cell, 22(21):3955-3961. (Co-Correspondence Author)
  10. Li Q., Lu G., Kwong W.H., Choi H.L., Zeng X.F., Li Z., Yew D.T., Poon W.S. (2011). Programmed Neuronal Cell Death Induced by HIV-1 Tat and Methamphetamine. Microsc Res Tech, 74(12):1139-44. (Co-First Author)
  11. Liu A.M., Lu G., Tsang K.S., Li G., Wu Y., Huang Z.S., Ng H.K., Kung H.F., Poon W.S. (2010). Umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal stem cells with forced expression of ohepatocyte growth factor enhance remyelination and functional recovery in a rat intracerebral hemorrhage model. Neurosurgery, 67(2):357-365.
  12. Chen S.C., Lu G., Chan C.Y., Chen Y., Wang H., Yew D.T., Feng Z.T., Kung H.F. (2009). Microarray Profile of Brain Aging-Related Genes in the Frontal Cortex of SAMP8. J Mol Neurosci, 41(1):12-6.
  13. Fong S.P., Tsang K.S., Chan A.B., Lu G., Poon W.S., Li K., Baum L.W., Ng H.K. (2007). Trophism of neural progenitor cells to embryonic stem cells: neural induction and transplantation in a mouse ischemic stroke model. J Neurosci Res, 85(9):1851-1862.
  14. Li Q., Lu G., Antonio G.E., Mak Y.T., Rudd J.A., Fan M., Yew D.T. (2007). The usefulness of the spontaneously hypertensive rat to model attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be explained by the differential expression of dopamine-related genes in the brain. Neurochem Int, 50(6):848-57.
  15. Sun J., Gao Y., Yang L., Li Z., Lu G., Yew D. (2007). Neural-tube-derived neuroepithelial stem cells: a new transplant resource for Parkinson's disease. Neuroreport, 18(6):543-547.
  16. Lu G., Wu Y., Mak Y.T., Wai S.M., Feng Z.T., Rudd J.A., Yew D.T. (2006). Molecular evidence of the neuroprotective effect of Ginkgo biloba (EGb761) using bax/bcl-2 ratio after brain ischemia in senescence-accelerated mice, strain prone-8. Brain Res, 1090(1):23-28.
  17. Poon W.S., Lu G., Tsang K.S., Zhu X.L., Chen G., Ng H.K. (2006) Migration of bone marrow stem cells in ischaemic brain. Acta Neurochir Suppl, 99:123-124.
  18. Lu G., Wai S.M., Poon W.S., Yew D.T. (2005). Ki67 and doublecortin positive cells in human prefrontal cortices of normal aging and vascular dementia. Microsc Res Tech, 68(5):255-257.
  19. Lu G., Mak Y.T., Wai S.M., Kwong W.H., Fang M., James A., Randall D., Yew D.T. (2005). Hypoxia-induced differential apoptosis in the central nervous system of the sturgeon. Microsc Res Tech, 68(5):258-63.
  20. Lu G., Kwong W.H., Li Q., Wang X., Feng Z., Yew D.T. (2005). bcl2, bax, and nestin in the brains of patients with neurodegeneration and those of normal aging. J Mol Neurosci, 27(2):167-174.