Wangjun Wu

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sequence and regulation of the porcine FSHR gene promoter
    Wangjun Wu
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China Electronic address
    Anim Reprod Sci 154:95-104. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Core promoter analysis of porcine Six1 gene and its regulation of the promoter activity by CpG methylation
    Wangjun Wu
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China Electronic address
    Gene 529:238-44. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Molecular characterization, expression patterns and polymorphism analysis of porcine Six1 gene
    Wangjun Wu
    Key Laboratory of Swine Genetics and Breeding, Ministry of Agriculture and Key Lab of Agriculture Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, Ministry of Education, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Mol Biol Rep 38:2619-32. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Subcellular localization of different regions of porcine Six1 gene and its expression analysis in C2C12 myoblasts
    Wangjun Wu
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
    Mol Biol Rep 39:9995-10002. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Overexpression of Six1 gene suppresses proliferation and enhances expression of fast-type muscle genes in C2C12 myoblasts
    Wangjun Wu
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
    Mol Cell Biochem 380:23-32. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Identification of four SNPs and association analysis with meat quality traits in the porcine Pitx2c gene
    Wangjun Wu
    Key Laboratory of Swine Genetics and Breeding, Ministry of Agriculture, College of Animal Science, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, 430070, China
    Sci China Life Sci 54:426-33. 2011
  7. doi request reprint RNA-seq analysis reveals new candidate genes for drip loss in a Pietrain × Duroc × Landrace × Yorkshire population
    Bojiang Li
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, 210095, China
    Anim Genet 47:192-9. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Molecular characterization and epigenetic regulation of Mei1 in cattle and cattle-yak
    Bojiang Li
    College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
    Gene 573:50-6. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Six1: a critical transcription factor in tumorigenesis
    Wangjun Wu
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China Huaian Academy of Nanjing Agricultural University, Huaian, Jiangsu, China
    Int J Cancer 136:1245-53. 2015
  10. pmc The role of Six1 in the genesis of muscle cell and skeletal muscle development
    Wangjun Wu
    1 Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, 210095, China 2 Huaian Academy of Nanjing Agricultural University, Huaian, Jiangsu, 223001, China
    Int J Biol Sci 10:983-9. 2014

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Sequence and regulation of the porcine FSHR gene promoter
    Wangjun Wu
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China Electronic address
    Anim Reprod Sci 154:95-104. 2015
    ..Our results showed that an increased FSHR gene expression level was accompanied with an increase in histone H3K9 acetylation levels, suggesting that histone H3K9 acetylation could regulate the expression of the porcine FSHR gene. ..
  2. doi request reprint Core promoter analysis of porcine Six1 gene and its regulation of the promoter activity by CpG methylation
    Wangjun Wu
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China Electronic address
    Gene 529:238-44. 2013
    ..On the other hand, based on Six1 involved in tumorigenesis, our data also provide a genetic foundation to control the generation of diseases via pursuing Six1 as therapeutic target gene. ..
  3. doi request reprint Molecular characterization, expression patterns and polymorphism analysis of porcine Six1 gene
    Wangjun Wu
    Key Laboratory of Swine Genetics and Breeding, Ministry of Agriculture and Key Lab of Agriculture Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, Ministry of Education, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Mol Biol Rep 38:2619-32. 2011
    ..05). Taken together, these studies suggest that porcine Six1 may play an important role in skeletal muscle growth and meat quality...
  4. doi request reprint Subcellular localization of different regions of porcine Six1 gene and its expression analysis in C2C12 myoblasts
    Wangjun Wu
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
    Mol Biol Rep 39:9995-10002. 2012
    ..Taken together, we conclude that the HD domain is important for the nuclear localization of porcine Six1 protein...
  5. doi request reprint Overexpression of Six1 gene suppresses proliferation and enhances expression of fast-type muscle genes in C2C12 myoblasts
    Wangjun Wu
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
    Mol Cell Biochem 380:23-32. 2013
    ..In conclusion, Six1 plays an essential role in modulation of the fast-twitch muscle fiber phenotype through up-regulating fast-type muscle genes expression, and it could suppress the proliferation of muscle cells...
  6. doi request reprint Identification of four SNPs and association analysis with meat quality traits in the porcine Pitx2c gene
    Wangjun Wu
    Key Laboratory of Swine Genetics and Breeding, Ministry of Agriculture, College of Animal Science, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, 430070, China
    Sci China Life Sci 54:426-33. 2011
    ..Two major haplotypes were identified, and association analysis between haplotype combinations and meat quality indicated that the presence of two copies of haplotype 1 -CCGG- may improve meat quality...
  7. doi request reprint RNA-seq analysis reveals new candidate genes for drip loss in a Pietrain × Duroc × Landrace × Yorkshire population
    Bojiang Li
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, 210095, China
    Anim Genet 47:192-9. 2016
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  8. doi request reprint Molecular characterization and epigenetic regulation of Mei1 in cattle and cattle-yak
    Bojiang Li
    College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
    Gene 573:50-6. 2015
    ..Our data suggest that bMei1 may play an important role in the meiosis of spermatogenesis and may be involved in cattle-yak male sterility, and its transcription was regulated by DNA methylation. ..
  9. doi request reprint Six1: a critical transcription factor in tumorigenesis
    Wangjun Wu
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China Huaian Academy of Nanjing Agricultural University, Huaian, Jiangsu, China
    Int J Cancer 136:1245-53. 2015
    ..The review will extend our understanding about the functional roles of Six1 and suggests opportunities to target Six1 for diagnostic, prognostic, and therapeutic purposes. ..
  10. pmc The role of Six1 in the genesis of muscle cell and skeletal muscle development
    Wangjun Wu
    1 Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, 210095, China 2 Huaian Academy of Nanjing Agricultural University, Huaian, Jiangsu, 223001, China
    Int J Biol Sci 10:983-9. 2014
    ..Finally, we proposed areas of future interest for understanding Six1 gene function. ..
  11. doi request reprint Let-7g induces granulosa cell apoptosis by targeting MAP3K1 in the porcine ovary
    Rui Cao
    Department of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, 210095, China
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 68:148-57. 2015
    ..In conclusion, our data indicate that let-7g induces porcine GCs apoptosis by inhibiting the MAP3K1 gene, which promotes FoxO1 expression and dephosphorylation with nuclear accumulation. ..
  12. doi request reprint Identification and characterization of yak (Bos grunniens) b-Boule gene and its alternative splice variants
    Bojiang Li
    College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
    Gene 550:193-9. 2014
    ..These results suggest that b-Boule gene, which is partially regulated by alternative splicing, may be involved in the process of yak spermatogenesis. ..
  13. pmc Dynamic distribution of the gut microbiota and the relationship with apparent crude fiber digestibility and growth stages in pigs
    Qing Niu
    1 Institute of Swine Science, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, 210095, China 2 Huaian Academy of Nanjing Agricultural University, Huaian, 223005, China
    Sci Rep 5:9938. 2015
    ..Three phyla, Proteobacteria, Tenericutes and TM7, and 11 genera, including Anaeroplasma, Campylobacter, and Clostridium, were correlated with apparent CF digestibility. ..
  14. pmc Effects of histone deacetylase inhibitor oxamflatin on in vitro porcine somatic cell nuclear transfer embryos
    Liming Hou
    1 Key Laboratory of Agriculture Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction, College of Animal Science, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, 430070, China
    Cell Reprogram 16:253-65. 2014
    ..In summary, oxamflatin treatment improves the developmental potential of porcine SCNT embryos in vitro...