Prof. Lin Zhixiu-Detail

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Refereed Publications: Journal papers (SCI papers in English)

(Unless specified, the impact factor and ranking information was derived from the Web of Science Databases 2015.)
 
  1. Huang YF, Zhou JT, Qu C, Dou YX, Huang QH, Lin ZX, Xian YF, Xie JH, Xie YL, Lai XP, Su ZR. Anti-inflammatory effects of Brucea javanica oil emulsion by suppressing NF-κB activation on dextran sulfate sodium-induced ulcerative colitis in mice. J Ethnopharmacol. 2017;198:389-398. (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  2. Xian YF, Fan D, Ip SP, Mao QQ, Lin ZX*. Antidepressant-Like Effect of Isorhynchophylline in Mice. Neurochem Res. 2017;42(2):678-685 (Impact factor: 2.472; Ranking: 150/256, Q3 in the Neurosciences category.)
  3. Yuan Q, Wang CW, Shi J, Lin ZX*. Effects of Ginkgo biloba on dementia: An overview of systematic reviews. J Ethnopharmacol. 2017;195:1-9 (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  4. Chan YT, Zhang HW, Guo YQ, Lin ZX*. Effectiveness and Safety of Acupuncture for Poststroke Dysphagia: Study Protocol for a Pragmatic Multicenter Nonrandomized Controlled Trial. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2017;2017:2349794. (Impact factor: 1.931; Ranking: 7/24, Q2 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  5. Yiu EML, Chan KMK, Kwong E, Li NYK, Ma EPM, Tse FW, Lin ZX, Verdolini Abbott K, Tsang R. Is Acupuncture Efficacious for Treating Phonotraumatic Vocal Pathologies? A Randomized Control Trial. J Voice. 2016;30(5):611–20. (Impact factor: 1.113; Ranking: 28/43, Q3 in the Otorhinolaryngology category.)
  6. Leung SB, Zhang H, Lau CW, Lin ZX*. Attenuation of blood pressure in spontaneously hypertensive rats by acupuncture was associated with reduction oxidative stress and improvement from endothelial dysfunction. Chin Med. 2016;11(1):38. (Impact factor: 1.580; Ranking: 10/24, Q2 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  7. Xian YF, Ip SP, Mao QQ, Lin ZX*. Neuroprotective Effects of Honokiol against Beta-Amyloid-Induced Neurotoxicity via GSK-3β and β-Catenin Signaling Pathway in PC12 Cells. Neurochem Int. 2016;97:8-14. (Impact factor: 3.385; Ranking: 90/256, Q2 in the Neurosciences category.)
  8. Chen YL, Xian YF, Lai ZQ, Loo S, Chan WY, Lin ZX*. Anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic effects and underlying mechanisms of Huang-Lian-Jie-Du Decoction: Implication for atopic dermatitis treatment. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;185:41-52. (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  9. Xie JH, Lin ZX, Xian YF, Kong SZ, Lai XP, Ip SP, Chen HM, Su ZQ, Yang XB, Xu Y, Su ZR. (-)-Patchouli alcohol protects against Helicobacter pylori urease-induced apoptosis, oxidative stress and inflammatory response in human gastric epithelial cells. Int Immunopharmacol. 2016;35:43-52. (Impact factor: 2.551; Ranking: 105/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  10. Lin ZX*, Che CT, Lee SS, Chan RCY, Ip PSP, Yang JM. Sophora flavescens (Ku-Shen) as a booster for antiretroviral therapy through cytochrome P450 3A4 inhibition. Hong Kong Med J. 2015;21(6):18-21. (Impact factor: 0.887; Ranking: 96/157, Q3 in the Medicine, General & Internal category.)
  11. Zhang HW, Lin ZX, Chan K. Treatments Used in Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Side Effects of Drug Annual. Vol. 37, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2015, pp. 595-601. (Impact factor: N.A; Ranking: 4/4, Q4 in the Drug Guides category (2014) in SJR.)
  12. Yiu EM, Chan KM, Li NY, Tsang R, Verdolini Abbott K, Kwong E, Ma EP, Tse FW, Lin ZX. Wound-healing effect of acupuncture for treating phonotraumatic vocal pathologies: A cytokine study. Laryngoscope. 2016;126:E18-E22. doi: 10.1002/lary.25483. (Impact factor: 2.272; Ranking: 9/43, Q1 in the Otorhinolaryngology category.)
  13. Chan CC, Zhang HW, Chan K, Lin ZX*. Xiaoke pills and Anti-Diabetic Drugs: A Review on Clinical Evidence of Possible Herb-Drug Interactions. Chin J Integr Med. 2016; DOI: 10.1007/s11655-015-2106-5. (Impact factor: 1.234; Ranking: 15/24, Q3 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  14. Yu XC, Zhu B, Lin ZX, Qiao HF, Kong J, Gao XY. Acupoint Sensitization, Acupuncture Analgesia, Acupuncture on Visceral Functional Disorders, and Its Mechanism (Editorial). Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. Vol. 2015 (2015), Article ID 171759, 1 page; http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/171759. (Impact factor: 1.931; Ranking: 7/24, Q2 in the Integrative and Complementary Medicine category.)
  15. Xian YF, Ip SP, Mao QQ, Su ZR, Chen JN, Lai XP, Lin ZX*. Honokiol improves learning and memory impairments induced by scopolamine in mice. Eur J Pharmacol. 2015;760:88-95. (Impact factor: 2.730; Ranking: 91/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  16. Li X, Lao YZ, Zhang H, Wang XY, Tan HS, Lin ZX, Xu HX. The natural compound Guttiferone F sensitizes prostate cancer to starvation induced apoptosis via calcium and JNK elevation. BMC Cancer. 2015;15:254. doi: 10.1186/s12885-015-1292-z. (Impact factor: 3.265; Ranking: 85/213, Q2 in the Oncology category.)
  17. Wu M, Lao Y, Xu N, Wang X, Tan H, Fu W, Lin ZX, Xu H. Guttiferone K induces autophagy and sensitizes cancer cells to nutrient stress-induced cell death. Phytomedicine. 2015;15;22(10):902-10. (Impact factor: 2.937; Ranking: 4/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Comlementary Medicine category.)
  18. Chan K, Zhang HW, Lin ZX. An Overview on Adverse Drug Reactions to Traditional Chinese Medicines. Br J Clin Pharmacol 2015;80(4):834-43. (Impact factor: 3.830; Ranking: 48/253, Q1 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  19. Chen YL, Liao JB, Liang YZ, Xie JH, Wu Q, Lai XP, Chen JN, Su ZR, Lin ZX*. Characterization of solid dispersions of Patchouli alcohol with different polymers: effects on the inhibition of reprecipitation and the improvement of dissolution rate. Drug Dev Ind Pharm. 2015;41(3):436-44. (Impact factor: 2.429; Ranking: 120/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  20. Zhang SY, Chan SW, Zhou X, Chen XL, Mok DKW, Lin ZX, Wang YH. Meta-analysis of association between ALDH2 rs671 polymorphism and seential hypertension in Asian populations. Herz. 2015;40:203-8. (Impact factor: 0.751; Ranking: 114/124, Q4 in the Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems category.)
  21. Chen HM, Liao HJ, Liu YH, Zheng YF, Wu XL, Su ZQ, Zhang X, Lai ZQ, Lai XP, Lin ZX*, Su ZR. Protective effects of pogostone from Pogostemonis Herba against ethanol-induced gastric ulcer in rats. Fitoterapia 2015;100:110-7. (Impact factor: 2.408; Ranking: 123/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology and Pharmacy category.)
  22. Olayanju A, Copple IM, Bryan HK, Edge GT, Sison RL, Wong MW, Lai ZQ, Lin ZX, Dunn K, Sanderson CM, Alghanem AF, Cross MJ, Ellis EC, Ingelman-Sundberg M, Malik HZ, Kitteringham NR, Goldring CE, Park BK. Brusatol Provokes a Rapid and Transient Inhibition of Nrf2 Signalling and Sensitizes Mammalian Cells to Chemical Toxicity - Implications for Therapeutic Targeting of Nrf2. Free Radical Biol Med. 2015;78:202-12. (Impact factor: 5.784; Ranking: 37/289, Q1 in the Biochemistry & Molecular Biology category.)
  23. Zhang HW, Lin ZX, Chan K. Chapter 46 - Treatments used in complementary and alternative medicine. In: Sidhartha D. Ray, editor, Side Effects of Drugs Annual 37 (2015); ISSN: 0378-6080; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.seda.2015.08.010. (Impact factor: N.A; Ranking: 4/4, Q4 in the Drug Guides category (2014) in SJR.)
  24. Hsu WWQ, Zhang ZJ, Lin ZX, Bian ZX, Wong ICK. Chinese medicine students’ views on electronic prescribing: a survey study in Hong Kong. Eur J Integr Med. doi:10.1016/j.eujim.2014.09.134. (Impact factor: 0.769; Ranking: 21/24, Q4 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  25. Hsu WWQ, Zhang ZJ, Lin ZX, Bian ZX, Wong ICK. A survey study to investigate attitudes and perceptions of Chinese medicine professionals in health information technology in Hong Kong. Eur J Integr Med. DOI: 10.1016/j.eujim.2014.10.001. (Impact factor: 0.769; Ranking: 21/24, Q4 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  26. Lam RYY, Lin ZX, Sviderskaya EV, Cheng CHK. Mechanistic Studies of Anti-Hyperpigmentary Compounds: Elucidating Their Inhibitory and Regulatory Actions. Int J Mol Sci. 2014;15(8):14649-68. (Impact factor: 3.257; Ranking: 51/163, Q2 in the Chemistry, Multidisciplinary category.)
  27. Feng XX, Yu XT, Li WJ, Kong SZ, Liu YH, Zhang X, Xian XY, Zhang XJ, Su ZR, Lin ZX*. Effects of topical application of patchouli alcohol on the UV-induced skin photoaging in mice. Eur J Pharm Sci. 2014;63:113-23. (Impact factor: 3.773; Ranking: 52/253, Q1 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  28. Xian YF, Su ZR, Chen JN, Lai XP, Mao QQ, Cheng CHK, Ip SP, Lin ZX*. Isorhynchophylline Improves Learning and Memory Impairments Induced by D-galactose in Mice. Neurochem Int. 2014;76:42-9. (Impact factor: 3.385; Ranking: 90/256, Q2 in the Neurosciences category.)
  29. Yuan, QJ, Su HX, Guo JS, Wu WT, Lin ZX*. Induction of phosphorylated c-Jun in neonatal spinal motoneurons after axonal injury is coincident with both motoneuron death and regeneration. J Anat. 2014;224(5):575-82. (Impact factor: 2.154; Ranking: 4/21, Q1 in the Anatomy & Morphology category.)
  30. Xiao ZG, Chow SC, Li CH, Tang SC, Tsui SKW, Lin ZX*, Chen YC. Role of microRNA-95 in the anticancer activity of Brucein D in hepatocellular carcinoma. Eur J Pharmacol. 2014;728(1):141-50. (Impact factor: 2.730; Ranking: 91/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  31. Lai ZQ, Liao HJ, Ip SP, Yi YY, Shi SJ, Su JY, Lai XP, Su ZR, Lin ZX*. Liquid Chromatography – Mass Spectrometry Method for the Simultaneous Determination and Confirmation of Seven Active Components in Chinese Medicine Kumu Injection. Trop J Pharm Res. 2014;13(1):141-8. (Impact factor: 0.589; Ranking: 234/255, Q4 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  32. Zhang HW, Lin ZX, Xu C, Leung C. Chan LS. Radix Astragali (a Chinese medicinal herb) for treating chronic kidney disease [Review]. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2014 Oct 22;10:CD008369. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008369.pub2. (Impact factor: 6.035; Ranking: 13/154, Q1 in the Medicine, General & Internal category.)
  33. Suen LKP, Chair SY, Thompson DR, Yu CM, Lin ZX, Lee PW, Chu TSK. Traditional Auriculotherapy for Hypertension: A Pilot Randomized Trial. J Cardiovasc Dis. 2014;2(1):19-24. (Impact factor: N.A.; Ranking: N.A.)
  34. Lai ZQ, Liu WH, Ip SP, Liao HJ, Yi YY, Qin Z, Lai XP, Su ZR, Lin ZX*. Seven alkaloids from Picrasma quassioides and their cytotoxic activities. Chem Nat Compd. 2014;50(5):884-8. (Impact factor: 0.473; Ranking: 57/59, Q4 in the Chemistry, Organic category.)
  35. Chan K, Zhang HW, Lin ZX. Chapter 48 - Treatments used in complementary and alternative medicine. Side Effects of Drugs Annual 36 (2014); J.K. Aronson (Editor); http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-63407-8.00048-4. (Impact factor: N.A; Ranking: 4/4, Q4 in the Drug Guides category (2014) in SJR.)
  36. Xian YF, Mao QQ, Wu JCY, Su ZR, Chen JN, Lai XP, Ip SP, Lin ZX*. Isorhynchophylline treatment improves the Aβ-induced cognitive impairment in rats via inhibition of neuronal apoptosis and tau protein hyperphosphorylation. J Alzheimers Dis. 2014;39(2):331-46. (Impact factor: 3.920; Ranking: 68/256, Q2 in the Neurosciences category.)
  37. Li YC, Xian YF, Su ZR, Ip SP, Xie JH, Liao JB, Wu DW, Li CW, Chen JN, Lin ZX*, Lai XP. Pogostone suppresses proinflammatory mediator production and protects against endotoxic shock in mice. J Ethnopharmacol. 2014;157:212-21. (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  38. Yuan QJ, Su HX, Chiu K, Wu WT, Lin ZX*. Assessment of the rate of spinal motor axonal regeneration by ChAT immunohistochemistry. J Neurosurg 2014;120(2):502-8. (Impact factor: 3.443; Ranking: 22/199, Q1 in the Surgery category.)
  39. Liu D, Hu HY, Lin ZX, Chen DW, Zhu YY, Hou ST, Shi XJ. Quercetin deformable liposome: Preparation and efficacy against ultraviolet B induced skin damages in vitro and in vivo. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2013;127:8-17. (Impact factor: 3.035; Ranking: 22/72, Q2 in the Biophysics category.)
  40. Xian YF, Lin ZX*, Mao QQ, Chen JN, Su ZR, Lai XP, Ip PSP. Isorhynchophylline Protects PC12 Cells against Beta-Amyloid-Induced Apoptosis via PI3K/Akt Signaling Pathway. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2013;2013:163057. doi: 10.1155/2013/163057. (Impact factor: 1.931; Ranking: 7/24, Q2 in the Integrative and Complementary Medicine category.)
  41. Yuan Q, Su HX, Chiu K, Wu WT, Lin ZX*. Contrasting neuropathology and functional recovery after spinal cord injury in developing and adult rats. Neurosci Bull. 2013;29(4):509-16. (Impact factor: 2.322; Ranking: 161/256, Q3 in the Neurosciences category.)
  42. Zhang HW, Lin ZX, Cheung F, Cho WSC, Tang JL. Moxibustion for alleviating side effects of chemotherapy or radiotherapy in cancer patients [protocol]. Cochrane Database of Syst Rev. 6 June 2013; DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010559. (Impact factor: 6.035; Ranking: 13/154, Q1 in the Medicine, General & Internal category.)
  43. Leung SB, Zhang HN, Lau CW, Huang Y, Lin ZX*. Salidroside Improves Homocysteine Induced Endothelial Dysfunction by Reducing Oxidative Stress. Evid based Complement Alternat Med. Vol. 2013 (2013), Article ID 679635, 8 pages; http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/679635. (Impact factor: 1.931; Ranking: 7/24, Q2 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  44. Mok CF, Xie CM, Sham KWY, Lin ZX, Cheng CHK. 1,4-dihydroxy-2-naphthoic acid induces apoptosis in human keratinocyte: potential application for psoriasis treatment. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. Vol. 2013 (2013), Article ID 792840, 19 pages; http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/792840. (Impact factor: 1.931; Ranking: 7/24, Q2 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  45. Yuan QJ, Su HX, Zhang YL, Chau WH, Ng CT, Song YQ, Huang JD, Wu WT, Lin ZX*. Amyloid Pathology in Spinal Cord of the Transgenic Alzheimer's Disease Mice is Correlated to the Corticospinal Tract Pathway. J Alzheimers Dis. 2013;35(4):675-85. (Impact factor: 3.920; Ranking: 68/256, Q2 in the Neurosciences category.)
  46. Xian YF, Lin ZX, Ip SP, Su RZ, Chen JN, Lai XP. Comparison the neuropreotective effect of Cortex Phellodendri chinensis and Cortex Phellodendri amurensis against beta-amyloid-induced neurotoxicity in PC12 cells. Phytomedicine. 2013;20(2):187-93. (Impact factor: 3.126; Ranking: 4/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  47. Kong SZ, Xian YF, Ip SP, Lai XP, Shi XG, Lin ZX*, Su ZR. Protective Effects of Hydroxysafflor Yellow A on β-Amyloid-Induced Neurotoxicity in PC12 Cells. Neurochem Res. 2013;38(5):951-60. (Impact factor: 2.472; Ranking: 166/289, Q3 in the Biochemistry & Molecular Biology category.)
  48. Cheng CW, Fu SF, Zhou QH, Wu TX, Shang HC, Tang XD, Liu ZS, Liu J, Lin ZX, Lao LX, Lu AP, Zhang BL, Liu BY, Bian ZX. Extending the CONSORT Statement to moxibustion. J Integr Med. 2013;11(1):54-63. (Impact factor: 1.500; Ranking: 572/1775, Q2 in the Medicine (miscellaneous) category.)
  49. Yuan QJ, Su HX, Zhang YL, Chau WH, Ng CT, Wu WT, Lin ZX*. Existence of different types of senile plaques between brain and spinal cord of TgCRND8 mice. Neurochem Int 2013;62:211-20. (Impact factor: 3.385; Ranking: 90/256, Q2 in the Neurosciences category.)
  50. Yuan QJ, Su HX, Chau WH, Ng CT, Huang JD, Wu WT, Lin ZX*. Behavioral Stress Fails to Accelerate the Onset and Progression of Plaque Pathology in the Brain of a Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease. PLoS One. 2013;8(1):e53480. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0053480. (Impact factor: 3.234; Ranking: 11/63, Q1 in the Multidisciplinary Sciences category.)
  51. Cui W, Zhang ZJ, Li WM, Hu SQ, Mak SH, Zhang H, Han RW, Yuan S, Li S, Sa F, Xu DP, Lin ZX, Zuo Z, Rong JH, Ma EDL, Choi TCC, Lee SMY, Han YF. The anti-cancer agent SU4312 unexpectedly protects against MPP(+) -induced neurotoxicity via selective and direct inhibition of neuronal NOS. Br J Pharmacol. 2013;168(5):1201-14. (Impact factor: 5.259; Ranking: 17/253, Q1 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  52. Chan K, Zhang HW, Lin ZX. Chapter 48 - Treatments used in complementary and alternative medicine. Side Effects of Drugs, Annual 35 (2013); J.K. Aronson (Editor); ISSN: 0378-6080; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-62635-6.00048-6. (Impact factor: N.A; Ranking: 4/4, Q4 in the Drug Guides category (2014) in SJR.)
  53. Yuan QJ, Su HX, Wu WT, Lin ZX*. P75 and phosphorylated c-Jun are differentially regulated in spinal motoneurons following axotomy in rats. Neural Regen Res. 2012;7(26): 2005-11. (Impact factor: 0.968; Ranking: 232/256, Q4 in the Neurosciences category.)
  54. Liao HJ, Lai ZQ, Su JY, Yi YY, Li YC, Lai XP, Su ZR, Lin ZX*. Fingerprinting and simultaneous determination of alkaloids in Picrasma quassioides from different locations by HPLC with photodiode array detection. J Sep Sci. 2012;35(17):2193-202. (Impact factor: 2.741; Ranking: 21/75, Q1 in the Chemistry, Analytical category.)
  55. Zhang ZJ, Cui W, Li GH, Yuan S, Xu DP, Hoi MPM, Lin ZX, Dou J, Han YF, Lee SMY. Baicalein Protects against 6‑OHDA-Induced Neurotoxicity through2 Activation of Keap1/Nrf2/HO‑1 and Involving PKCα and PI3K/AKT Signaling Pathways. J Agric Food Chem. 2012;60(33):8171-82. (Impact factor: 2.857; Ranking: 3/57, Q1 in the Agriculture, Multidisciplinary category.)
  56. Xian YF, Lin ZX*, Mao QQ, Hu Z, Zhao M, Che CT, Ip PSP. Bioassay-Guided Isolation of Neuroprotective Compounds from Uncaria rhynchophylla against Beta-Amyloid-Induced Neurotoxicity. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2012;2012:802625. doi: 10.1155/2012/802625. Epub 2012 Jun 20. (Impact factor: 1.931; Ranking: 7/24, Q2 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  57. Xian YF, Lin ZX, Xu XY, Su ZR, Chen JN, Lai XP, Ip SP. Effect of Rhizoma Polygonati on 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol-acetate-induced ear edema in mice. J Ethnopharmacol. 2012;142(3):851-6. (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  58. Xian YF, Ip SP, Lin ZX*, Mao QQ, Su ZR, Lai XP. Protective Effects of Pinostrobin on β-Amyloid-Induced Neurotoxicity in PC12 Cells. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2012;32(8):1223-30. (Impact factor: 2.328; Ranking: 160/256, Q3 in the Neurosciences category.)
  59. Zhang HW, Ho YF, Che CT, Lin ZX*, Leung C, Chan LS. Topical herbal application as an adjuvant treatment for chronic kidney disease – a systematic review of randomized controlled clinical trials. J Adv Nurs. 2012;68(8):1679-91. (Impact factor: 1.917; Ranking: 8/114, Q1 in the Nursing category.)
  60. Liu L, Lin ZX*, Leung PS, Chen LH, Zhao M, Liang J. Involvement of the mitochondrial pathway in bruceine D-induced apoptosis in Capan-2 human pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells. Int J Mol Med. 2012;30(1):93-9. (Impact factor: 2.348; Ranking: 63/124, Q3 in the Medicine, Research & Experimental category.)
  61. Yang JM, Ip SP, Xian Y, Zhao M, Lin ZX, Yeung JHK, Chan RCY, Lee SS, Che CT. Impact of the Herbal Medicine Sophora flavescens on the Oral Pharmacokinetics of Indinavir in Rats: The Involvement of CYP3A and P-Glycoprotein. PLoS One. 2012;7(2):e31312. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0031312. (Impact factor: 3.234; Ranking: 11/63, Q1 in the Multidisciplinary Sciences category.)
  62. Zhang ZJ, Cheang LCV, Wang MW, Li GH, Chu IK, Lin ZX, Lee SMY. Ethanolic Extract of Fructus Alpinia oxyphylla Protects Against 6-Hydroxydopamine-Induced Damage of PC12 Cells In Vitro and Dopaminergic Neurons in Zebrafish. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2012;32(1):27-40. (Impact factor: 2.328; Ranking: 160/256, Q3 in the Neurosciences category.)
  63. Xian YF, Lin ZX*, Mao QQ, Ip SP, Su ZR, Lai XP. Protective Effect of Isorhynchophylline Against β-Amyloid-Induced Neurotoxicity in PC12 Cells. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2012;32(3):353-60. (Impact factor: 2.328; Ranking: 160/256, Q3 in the Neurosciences category.)
  64. Zhou LL, Lin ZX*, Fung KP, Che CT, Zhao M, Cheng CH, Zuo Z. Ethyl acetate fraction of Radix rubiae inhibits cell growth and promotes terminal differentiation in cultured human keratinocytes. J Ethnopharmacol. 2012;142(1):241-7. (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  65. Yuan QJ, Su HX, Cheah KSE, Chiu K, Yang J, Wong WM, So KF, Huang HJ, Wu WT, Lin ZX*. Decreased c-Jun expression correlates with impaired spinal motoneuron regeneration in aged mice following sciatic nerve crush. Exp Gerontol. 2012;47(4):329-36. (Impact factor: 3.350; Ranking: 12/49, Q1 in the Geriatrics & Gerontology category.)
  66. Chan K, Zhang HW, Lin ZX. 48 - Treatments used in complementary and alternative medicine. Side Effects of Drugs, Annual 34 (2012); J.K. Aronson (Editor); ISSN: 0378-6080; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-59499-0.00048-9. (Impact factor: N.A; Ranking: 4/4, Q4 in the Drug Guides category (2014) in SJR.)
  67. Xian YF, Mao QQ, Ip SP, Lin ZX, Che CT. Comparison on the anti-inflammatory effect of Cortex Phellodendri Chinensis and Cortex Phellodendri Amurensis in 12-O-tetradecanoyl-phorbol-13-acetate-induced ear edema in mice. J Ethnopharmacol. 2011;137(3):1425-30. (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  68. Zhou LL, Lin ZX*, Fung KP, Cheng CHK, Che CT, Zhao M, Wu SH, Zuo Z. Celastrol-induced apoptosis in human HaCaT keratinocytes involves with the inhibition of NF-κB activity. Eur J Pharmacol. 2011;670(2-3):399-408. (Impact factor: 2.730; Ranking: 91/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  69. Wang YH, Qian PG, Liu P, Wei L, Cao M, Zhou L, Zhou D, Lin ZX*. Effects of Panax notoginseng flower extract on TGF-β/Smads signaling transduction pathway in heart remodeling of human chymase transgenic mice. Mol Med Rep. 2012;5(6):1443-8. (Impact factor: 1.559; Ranking: 85/124, Q3 in the Medicine, Research & Experimental category.)
  70. Li YC, Xian YF, Ip SP, Su ZR, Su JY, He JJ, Xie QF, Lai XP, Lin ZX*. Anti-inflammatory activity of patchouli alcohol isolated from Pogostemonis Herba in animal models. Fitoterapia. 2011;82(8):1295-301. (Impact factor: 2.408; Ranking: 123/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  71. Gao J, Wang Y, Xing Q, Yan J, Senthil M, Akmal Y, Kowolik CM, Kang J, Lu DM, Zhao M, Lin ZX, Cheng CHK, Yip RM, Yim JH. Identification of a Natural Compound by Cell-Based Screening that Enhances Interferon Regulatory Factor-1 Activity and Causes Tumor Suppression. Mol Cancer Ther. 2011;10(10):1774-83. (Impact factor: 5.579; Ranking: 27/213, Q1 in the Oncology category.)
  72. Xian YF, Lin ZX, Zhao M, Mao QQ, Ip SP, Che CT. Uncaria rhynchophylla Ameliorates Cognitive Deficits Induced by D-galactose in Mice. Planta Med. 2011;77(18):1977-83. (Impact factor: 1.990; Ranking: 70/209, Q2 in the Plant Sciences category.)
  73. Zhao M, Lau ST, Zhan XQ, Ye WC, Leung PS, Che CT, Lin ZX*. Bruceines K and L from the Ripe Fruits of Brucea javanica. Helv Chim Acta 2011;94(11):2099-105. (Impact factor: 1.087; Ranking: 111/163, Q3 in the Chemistry, Multidisciplinary category.)
  74. Zhou DY, Zhou LL, Liu L, Lin ZX. Investigation of the Anti-Proliferative Effect and the Underlying Mechanism of the Crude Extract of Celastrus Orbiculatus on Human HaCaT Keratinocytes. J Undergrad Life Sci. (University of Toronto) 2011;5(1):54-8. (Impact factor: N.A.; Ranking: N.A.)
  75. Wang MW, Zhang ZJ, Cheang LCV, Lin ZX, Lee SMY. Eriocaulon buergerianum extract protects PC12 cells and neurons in zebrafish against 6-hydroxydopamine-induced damage. BMC Chin Med. 2011;28;6:16. doi: 10.1186/1749-8546-6-16. (Impact factor: 1.580; Ranking: 10/24, Q2 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  76. Zhao M, Lau ST, Leung PS, Che CT, Lin ZX*. Seven Quassinoids from Fructus Bruceae with Cytotoxic Effects on Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Cell Lines. Phytother Res. 2011;25(12):1796-800. (Impact factor: 2.694; Ranking: 94/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  77. Xian YF, Li YC, Ip SI, Lin ZX*, Lai XP, Su ZR. Anti-inflammatory effect of patchouli alcohol isolated from Pogostemonis Herba in LPS-stimulated RAW264.7 macrophages. Exp Ther Med. 2011;2(3):545-550. (Impact factor: 1.280; Ranking: 95/124, Q4 in the Medicine, Research & Experimental category.)
  78. Chan K, Zhang HW, Lin ZX. Chapter 48 - Treatments used in complementary and alternative medicine. In J.K. Aronson, editor: Side Effects of Drugs Annual, Vol. 33, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2011, pp. 989-1007. ISBN: 978-0-444-53741-6. (Impact factor: N.A; Ranking: 4/4, Q4 in the Drug Guides category (2014) in SJR.)
  79. Zheng ZP, Ma JY, Cheng KW, Chao JF, Zhu Q, Chang RCC, Zhao M, Lin ZX.* Wang MF. Sulfur-containing constituents and one 1H-pyrrole-2-carboxylic acid derivative from pineapple [Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.] fruit. Phytochemistry. 2010;71(17-18):2046-51. (Impact factor: 2.779; Ranking: 44/209, Q1 in the Plant Sciences category.)
  80. Yuan QJ, Hu B, Chu TH, Su HX, Zhang WM, So KF, Lin ZX*, Wu WT. Co-expression of GAP-43 and nNOS in avulsed motoneurons and their potential role for motoneuron regeneration. Nitric Oxide 2010;23:258-63. (Impact factor: 3.521; Ranking: N.A.)
  81. Lam RYY, Lin ZX, Sviderskaya E, Cheng CHK. Application of a Combined Sulphorhodamine B and Melanin Assay to the Evaluation of Chinese Medicines and Their Constituent Compounds for Hyperpigmentation Treatment. J Ethnopharmacol. 2010;132(1):274-9. (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  82. Alex D, Lam IK, Lin ZX, Lee SMY. Indirubin shows anti-angiogenic activity in an in vivo zebrafish model and an in vitro HUVEC model. J Ethnopharmacol. 2010;131(2):242-7. (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  83. Zheng ZP, Cheng KW, Zhu Q, Wang XC, Lin ZX, Wang MF. Tyrosinase Inhibitory Constituents from the Roots of Morus nigra: a Structure-Activity Relationship Study. J Agric Food Chem. 2010;58(9):5368-73. (Impact factor: 2.857; Ranking: 3/57, Q1 in the Agriculture, Multidisciplinary category.)
  84. Deng X, Liang J, Lin ZX, Wu FS, Zhang YP, Zhang ZW. Natural taurine promotes apoptosis of human hepatic stellate cells in proteomics analysis. World J Gastroenterol. 2010;16(15):1916-23. (Impact factor: 2.787; Ranking: 38/78, Q2 in the Gastroenterology & Hepatology category.)
  85. Yuan QJ, Hu B, Wu Y, Chu TH, Su HX, Zhang WM, So KF, Lin ZX, Wu WT. Induction of c-Jun phosphorylation in spinal motoneurons in neonatal and adult rats following axonal injury. Brain Res. 2010;1320:7-15. (Impact factor: 2.561; Ranking: 143/256, Q3 in the Neurosciences category.)
  86. Lau ST, Lin ZX*, Leung PS. Role of reactive oxygen species in brucein D-mediated p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase and nuclear factor-κB signaling pathways in human pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells. Br J Cancer. 2010;102(3):583-93. (Impact factor: 5.569; Ranking: 28/213, Q1 in the Oncology category.)
  87. Lin ZX*, Jiao BW, Che CT, Zuo Z, Mok CF, Zhao M, Ho WKK, Tse WP, Lam KY, Fan RQ, Yang ZJ, Cheng CHK. Ethyl acetate fraction of the root of Rubia cordifolia L. inhibits keratinocyte proliferation in vitro and promotes keratinocyte differentiation in vivo: Potential application for psoriasis treatment. Phytother Res. 2010;24(7):1056-64. (Impact factor: 2.694; Ranking: 94/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  88. Zhang HW, Ho YF, Lin ZX, Tung YS, Kwan TH, Mok CK, Leung C, Chan LS. Radix Astragali (a Chinese medicinal herb) for treating chronic kidney disease [Protocol]. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010; Issue 2. Art. No.: CD008369. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008369. (Impact factor: 6.035; Ranking: 13/154, Q1 in the Medicine, General & Internal category.)
  89. Zhang HW, Ho YF, Lin ZX*, Tung YS, Kwan TH, Mok CK, Leung C, Chan LS. Cordyceps sinensis (a Chinese medicinal herb) for treating chronic kidney disease [Protocol]. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010; Issue 2. Art. No.: CD008353. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008353. (Impact factor: 6.035; Ranking: 13/154, Q1 in the Medicine, General & Internal category.)
  90. Chan K, Lin ZX. Chapter 48 - Treatments used in complementary and alternative medicine. In: Aronson, J. (ed). Side Effects of Drugs Annual 32 (2010). Oxford (UK): Elsevier, ISBN: 978-0-444-53550-4, pp879-889. (Impact factor: N.A; Ranking: 4/4, Q4 in the Drug Guides category (2014) in SJR.)
  91. Zhang HW, Bian ZX, Lin ZX*. Are acupoints specific for some diseases? – A systematic review of the recent ten years’ literature on the randomized controlled trials with sham acupuncture control. BMC Chin Med. 2010;5:1. doi: 10.1186/1749-8546-5-1. (Impact factor: 1.580; Ranking: 10/24, Q2 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  92. Yuan QJ, Hu B, Su HX, So KF, Lin ZX, Wu WT. GAP-43 expression correlates with spinal motoneuron regeneration following root avulsion. J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj. 2009;4:18. doi:10.1186/1749-7221-4-18. (Impact factor: 0.580; Ranking: 250/335, Q2 in the Neurology (Clinical) category (2014) in SJR.)
  93. Liang J, Deng X, Lin ZX, Zhao LC, Zhang XL. Attenuation of portal hypertension by natural taurine in rats with liver cirrhosis. World J Gastroenterol. 2009;15(36):4529-37. (Impact factor: 2.787; Ranking: 38/78, Q2 in the Gastroenterology & Hepatology category.)
  94. Yuan QJ, Scott DE, So KF, Lin ZX, Wu WT. The potential role of nitric oxide synthase in survival and regeneration of magnocellular neurons of hypothalamo-neurohypophyseal system. Neurochem Res. 2009;34(11):1907-13. (Impact factor: 2.472; Ranking: 150/256, Q3 in the Neurosciences category.)
  95. Tse WP, Cheng CHK, Che CT, Zhao M, Fan RQ, Lin ZX*. Realgar-mediated growth inhibition on HaCaT human keratinocytes is associated with induction of apoptosis. Int J Mol Med. 2009;24(2):189-96. (Impact factor: 2.348; Ranking: 77/124, Q3 in the Medicine, Research & Experimental category.)
  96. Hong SJ, Wan JB, Zhang Y, Hu G, Lin HC, Seto SW, Kwan YW, Lin ZX, Wang YT, Lee SMY. Angiogenic Effect of Saponin Extract from Panax notoginseng on HUVECs In Vitro and Zebrafish In Vivo. Phytother Res. 2009;23(5):677-86. (Impact factor: 2.694; Ranking: 94/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  97. Zeng XH, Cheng KW, Jiang Y, Lin ZX, Shi JJ, Ou SY, Chen F, Wang MF. Inhibition of acrylamide formation by vitamins in model reactions and fried potato strips. Food Chem. 2009;116:34-9. (Impact factor 4.052; Ranking: 7/124, Q1 in the Food Science & Technology category.)
  98. Lau ST, Lin ZX*, Liao YH, Zhao M, Cheng CHK, Leung PS. Brucein D induces apoptosis in pancreatic adenocarcinoma cell line PANC-1 through the activation of p38-mitogen activated protein kinase. Cancer Lett. 2009;281(1):42-52. (Impact factor 5.992; Ranking: 23/213, Q1 in the Oncology category.)
  99. Tse WP, Cheng CHK, Che CT, Lin ZX*. Arsenic Trioxide, Arsenic Pentoxide and Arsenic Iodide Inhibit Human Keratinocyte Proliferation through the Induction of Apoptosis. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2008;326(2):388-94. (Impact factor: 3.760; Ranking: 53/253, Q1 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  100. Lau CST, Lin ZX, Zhao M, Leung PS. Brucea javanica fruit induces cytotoxicity and apoptosis in pancreatic adenocarcinoma cell lines. Phytother Res. 2008;22(4):477-86. (Impact factor: 2.694; Ranking: 94/253, Q2 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  101. Tse WP, Cheng CHK, Che CT, Zhao M, Lin ZX*. Induction of apoptosis underlies the Radix Rubiae-mediated anti-proliferative action on human epidermal keratinocytes: Implications for psoriasis treatment. Int J Mol Med. 2007;20(5):663-72. (Impact factor: 2.348; Ranking: 77/124, Q3 in the Medicine, Research & Experimental category.)
  102. Lin ZX, Tse WP, Cheng CHK, Che CT. Realgar-derived arsenic compounds induce anti-proliferation and apoptosis on cultured HaCaT keratinocytes (Abstract). Planta Med. 2007;73(9):989. (Impact factor: 1.990; Ranking: 70/209, Q2 in the Plant Sciences category.)
  103. Lin ZX, Liao YL, Venkatasamy R, Hider RC, Soumyanath A. Amides from Piper nigrum L. with dissimilar effects on melanocyte proliferation in vitro. J Pharm Pharmacol. 2007;59(4):529-36. (Impact factor: 2.363; Ranking: 126/253, Q3 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  104. Zhao BX, Wang XJ, Lin ZX, Liu RQ, Lao LX. A Novel Sham Moxibustion Device: A Randomized, Placebo-controlled Trial. Complement Ther Med. 2006;14(1):53-60. (Impact factor: 1.935; Ranking: 6/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  105. Tse WP, Che CT, Liu K, Lin ZX*. Evaluation of the Anti-Proliferative Properties of Selected Psoriasis-Treating Chinese Medicines on Cultured HaCaT Cells. J Ethnopharmacol. 2006;108(1):133-41. (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  106. Lin L, He DP, Han Y, Xu, JX, Lin ZX*. Treating Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome with Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine – A Report on 103 Hospitalised Cases at the Second Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, China. J Chin Med (UK). 2003;72:5-10. (Impact factor: 0.090.; Ranking: 84/96, Q4 in the Complementary and Alternative Medicine category (2014) in SJR.)
  107. Hao WS, Lin ZX*. Analysis of the methodologies employed in Shanghan Lun. J Chin Med (UK). 2003;72:20-25. (Impact factor: 0.090.; Ranking: 84/96, Q4 in the Complementary and Alternative Medicine category (2014) in SJR.)
  108. Lin L, Xu Y, He D, Han Y, Tang G, Lin ZX*. A Retrospective Study on Clinical Features of and Treatment Methods for 77 Severe Cases of SARS. Am J Chin Med. 2003;31(6):821-39. (Impact factor: 2.959; Ranking: 3/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  109. Lin ZX, Hoult JRS, Bennett DC, Raman A. Stimulation of mouse melanocyte proliferation by Piper nigrum L. fruit extract and its main alkaloid, piperine. Planta Med. 1999;65:600-3. (Impact factor: 1.990; Ranking: 70/209, Q2 in the Plant Sciences category.)
  110. Lin ZX, Hoult JRS, Raman A. Sulforhodamine B assay for measuring proliferation of a pigmented melanocyte cell line and its application to the evaluation of crude drugs used in the treatment of vitiligo. J Ethnopharmacol. 1999;66:141-50. (Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)
  111. Lin ZX, Donatien P, Raman A, Bennett DC. A naturally occurring growth promoter for human melanoblasts in culture (Abstract). J Pharm Pharmacol. 1998;50(supplement):218. (Impact factor: 2.264; Ranking: 133/255, Q3 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  112. Raman A, Lin ZX, Hoult R. Identification of a phytochemical stimulant for proliferation of mouse melanocytes in culture (Abstract). J Pharm Pharmacol. 1998;50(supplement):247. . (Impact factor: 2.363; Ranking: 126/253, Q3 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  113. Lin ZX, Raman A, Kim DSHL. Betulinic acid and betulin at up to 10 M concentration have no inhibitory effects on melan-a line (Abstract). J Pharm Pharmacol. 1997;49:549. (Impact factor: 2.363; Ranking: 126/253, Q3 in the Pharmacology & Pharmacy category.)
  114. Raman A, Lin ZX, Sviderskaya E, Kowalska D. Investigation of the effect of Angelica sinensis root extract on the proliferation of melanocytes in culture. J Ethnopharmacol. 1996;54:165-70. (Citation: 8; Impact factor: 3.055; Ranking: 2/24, Q1 in the Integrative & Complementary Medicine category.)

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