Honglin Jiang

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA

Honglin Jiang received his B.S. degree in biology from Nanjing University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China, M.S. degree in veterinary medicine from Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China, and Ph.D. degree in animal science from Purdue University, Ind, USA, in 1987, 1990, and 1997, respectively. From 1997 to 2001, he was a Postdoctoral and Research Assistant Professor at the Department of Animal Sciences, University of Missouri. From 2001 to 2007, he was an Assistant Professor at the Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences, Virginia Tech. Since 2007, he has been an Associate Professor at the Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences, Virginia Tech. His teaching interests include physiology and endocrinology. His research interests include GH-IGF, gene regulation, genomics, and miRNA. His publications include “Isolation and characterization of a novel promoter for the bovine growth hormone receptor gene,” “Variants of the 5'-untranslated region of the bovine growth hormone receptor mRNA: isolation, expression and effects on translational efficiency,” and “Identification of a distal stat5-binding DNA region that may mediate growth hormone regulation of insulin-like growth factor-I gene expression.”

Biography Updated on 24 March 2011

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