Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2023 Low molecular weight hyaluronan inhibits lung epithelial ion channels by activating the calcium-sensing receptorMatrix Biology.  116:67-84. 2023
2021 AICAR Decreases Acute Lung injury by Phosphorylating AMPK and Upregulating Heme Oxygenase-1European Respiratory Journal.  58. 2021
2021 Instillation of hyaluronan reverses acid instillation injury to the mammalian blood gas barrier 2021
2020 Hyaluronan and halogen-induced airway hyperresponsiveness and lung injuryAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences.  1479:29-43. 2020
2018 Halogen inhalation-induced lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome 2018
2017 A novel role for primary cilia in airway remodeling 2017
2015 Respiratory syncytial virus infection increases chlorine-induced airway hyperresponsiveness 2015
2015 Ozone-induced airway hyperresponsiveness: Roles of ROCK isoforms 2015
2014 TRPV4 inhibition counteracts edema and inflammation and improves pulmonary function and oxygen saturation in chemically induced acute lung injury 2014
2011 Postexposure administration of a β2-agonist decreases chlorine-induced airway hyperreactivity in miceAmerican Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology.  45:88-94. 2011
2010 Inhibition of lung fluid clearance and epithelial Na+ channels by chlorine, hypochlorous acid, and chloraminesJournal of Biological Chemistry.  285:9716-9728. 2010
2009 α1-Antitrypsin inhibits epithelial Na+ transport in vitro and in vivoAmerican Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology.  41:261-270. 2009
2009 Regulation of epithelial sodium channels by cGMP/PKGII 2009
2009 Inhibition of Na+ transport in lung epithelial cells by respiratory syncytial virus infectionAmerican Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology.  40:588-600. 2009
2009 Respiratory syncytial virus inhibits lung epithelial Na+ channels by up-regulating inducible nitric-oxide synthaseJournal of Biological Chemistry.  284:7294-7306. 2009
2009 SARS-CoV proteins decrease levels and activity of human ENaC via activation of distinct PKC isoforms 2009
2009 Reactive species and pulmonary edemaExpert Review of Respiratory Medicine.  3:487-496. 2009
2007 Modulation of alveolar fluid clearance by reactive oxygen-nitrogen intermediates 2007
2006 Glycine-gated chloride channels depress synaptic transmission in rat hippocampusJournal of Neurophysiology.  95:2366-2379. 2006
2005 Rapid upregulation of α7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptors by tyrosine dephosphorylation 2005


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2008 Chapter 3 Modulation of Lung Epithelial Sodium Channel Function by Nitric Oxide.  Ed. 61.  2008

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy Level Degree in Anatomy, China Medical University 2000
  • Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery (MBBS), China Medical University 1995
  • Full Name

  • Weifeng Song