Resume (Education and Working Experience)
- BSc in Medical Science (TCM, Guangzhou University of TCM, 1987)
- PhD in Pharmacognosy (King’s College London, 1999)
- 1987-1990 Medical Doctor, the Affiliated Hospital of Guangdong Provincial Research Institute of TCM, China.
- 1991 - 1998 Herbalist and acupuncturist, Institute of Chinese Medicine, London, UK
- 1998 - 2002 Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Science, Middlesex University, London, UK
- 2002 - 2003 Assistant Professor, Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau
- 2003 - 2010 Assistant Professor, School of Chinese Medicine, CUHK
- 2010 - 2020 Associate Professor, School of Chinese Medicine, CUHK
- Start from 2017 Associate Director, School of Chinese Medicine, CUHK
- Start from 2017 Director, Hong Kong Institute of Integrative Medicine
- Start from 2020 Professor, School of Chinese Medicine, CUHK
- Lai ZQ, Ip SP, Liao HJ, Lu Z, Xie JH, Su ZR, Chen YL, Xian YF, Leung PS, Lin ZX*. Brucein D, a Naturally Occurring Tetracyclic Triterpene Quassinoid, Induces Apoptosis in Pancreatic Cancer through ROS-Associated PI3K/Akt Signaling Pathway. Front Pharmacol. 2017;8:936.
- Yuan Q, Yang J, Wu W, Lin ZX*. Motor deficits are independent of axonopathy in an Alzheimer's disease mouse model of TgCRND8 mice. Oncotarget. 2017 Jun 9. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.18429
- Fan ZM, Wang DY, Yang JM, Lin ZX, Lin YX, Yang AL, Fan H, Cao M, Yuan SY, Liu ZJ, Zhou X, Wang YH. Dalbergia odorifera extract promotes angiogenesis through upregulation of VEGFRs and PI3K/MAPK signaling pathways. J Ethnopharmacol. 2017;204:132-141.
- Lu Z, Lai ZQ, Leung AWN, Leung PS, Li ZS, Lin ZX. Exploring brusatol as a new anti-pancreatic cancer adjuvant: biological evaluation and mechanistic studies. Oncotarget. 2017 May 10. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17761.
- Lu Z, Lai ZQ, Leung AWN, Leung PS, Li ZS, Lin ZX*. Exploring brusatol as a new anti-pancreatic cancer adjuvant: biological evaluation and mechanistic studies. Oncotarget. 2017 May 10. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17761.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.