QingQing Wei

Assistant Professor

QingQing Wei

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy

  • (706) 721-8766
  • (706) 721-6120
  • CB 1124


  • Ph.D., Neurobiology and Anatomy Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2001

  • BS, Physiology, General Nanjing University, 1996

Awards & Honors

  • Young Investigator Award Chinese American Society of Nephrology, 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 6330

    Healthcare Across the Lifespan


Selected Recent Publications

  • MicroRNA-489 Induction by Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-1 Protects against Ischemic Kidney Injury., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Competing Actions of Type 1 Angiotensin II Receptors Expressed on T Lymphocytes and Kidney Epithelium during Cisplatin-Induced AKI., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • SUMOylation occurs in acute kidney injury and plays a cytoprotective role, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • MicroRNA-687 Induced by Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-1 Targets Phosphatase and Tensin Homolog in Renal Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Changes in metabolic profiles during acute kidney injury and recovery following ischemia/reperfusion, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Acute kidney Injury, Chronic kidney disease, non-coding RNA regulation, metabolism regulation