Professor of Chemistry ,Director of the Hubei Key Laboratory of Bioinorganic Chemistry & Medicines

Phone: (86)27-87543133


Academic Areas: Bioinorganic Chemistry

Academic Degrees

1995: Ph.D in Department of Biology, HUST

1987: M.S. in Department of Chemistry, HUST

1982: B.S. in Department of Chemistry, Wuhan University

Professional Experience

1997-present   Professor of Bioinorganic Chemistry, HUST
2003-present   Director of Hubei Key Laboratory of Bioinorganic Chemistry & Materia Medica
2006-2011     Member of the Second Academic Committee of HUST
1997-2008     Director of Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
2002          Visiting Professor of University of Surry, UK
2000          Visiting scholar of Padova University, Italy
1995-1997     Assistant Professor of Bioinorganic Chemistry, HUST,Deputy director of Department of Chemistry
1992-1993    Cooperative research in Roskilde University, Denmark

Selected Publications

1. Hongjie Chen, Weiqun Tian, Kaixun Huang*. Effect of blood-retinal barrier development on formation of selenite nuclear cataract in rat. Toxicology Letters. 216 (2013): 181-188.
2. Yi Li, Yi Ji, Jun Zhou, Kaixun Huang*. Effect of methionine sulfoxide reductase B1 silencing on high-glucose-induced apoptosis of human lens epithelial cells. Life Sciences.92(2013): 193-201
3. HA Abbood, KAM Ahmed, Y Ren, KX Huang*. MnV2O6∙V2O5 cross-like nanobelt arrays: synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic properties. Appl Phys A. (2013) 112: 901-909
4. Y Jia, Y Li, SQ Du, KX Huang*. Involvement of MsrB1 in the regulation of redox balance and inhibition of peroxynitrite-induced apoptosis in human lens epithelial cells. Experimental Eye Research 100 (2012): 7-16.
5. Hayder A. Abbood, H Peng, XH Gao, BE Tan, KX Huang*. Fabrication of cross-like NH4V4O10 nanobelt array controlled by CMC as soft template and photocatalytic activity of its calcinated product. Chemical Engineering Journal 209 (2012): 245-254.
6. Khalid AM Ahmed, Hayder A. Abbood, KX Huang*. Hydrothermal synthesis of Mn(OH)O nanowires and their thermal conversion to (1D)-manganese oxides nanostructures. Journal of Crystal Growth. 2012, 358: 33-37.
7. Khalid Abdelazez Mohamed Ahmed, Kaixun Huang*. Synthesis, characterization and catalytic activity of birnessite type potassium manganese oxide nanotubes and nanorods. Materials Chemistry and Physics 133 (2012) 605-610.
8. Yi Li, Wen Zhang, Peiwu Li, Kaixun Huang*. Effect of streptozocin-induced diabetes mellitus on expression of methionine sulfoxide reductases and accumulation of their substrates in mouse lenses. Experim Eye Res. 92 (2011) 401-407
9. Khalid Abdelazez Mohamed Ahmed, Hong Peng, Kangbing Wu, Kaixun Huang*. Hydrothermal preparation of nanostructured manganese oxides (MnOx) and their electrochemical and photocatalytic properties. Chemical Engineering Journal 172 (2011) 531-539
10. Du SQ, Zhou J, Jia Y, Huang KX* SelK is a novel ER stress-regulated protein and protects HepG2 cells from ER stress agent-induced apoptosis. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2010, 502: 137-143
11. Du SQ, Liu HM, Huang KX*. Influence of SelS gene silence on β-Mercaptoethanol- mediated endoplasmic reticulum stress and cell apoptosis in HepG2 cells. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2010, 1800: 511-517.
12. Jun Zhou, Kaixun Huang*. Peroxynitrite mediates muscle insulin resistance in mice via nitration of IRβ/IRS-1 and Akt. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 2009, 241: 101-110
13. Zeng, JH, Zhou, J, Huang, KX. Effect of selenium on pancreatic proinflammatory cytokines in streptozotocin-induced diabetic mice. Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry 2009, 20: 530-536
14. Jun Zhou, Xingmu He, Kaixun Huang*. Bidirectional regulation of insulin receptor autophosphorylation and kinase activity by peroxynitrite. Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. 2009, 488: 1-8
15. Liu HM, Wang TB, Huang KX*. Cholestiane-3 beta,5 alpha,6 beta-triol-induced reactive oxygen species production promotes mitochondrial dysfunction in isolated mice liver mitochondria. Chemico-Biological Interactions, 2009, 179 (2-3): 81-87
16. Khalid Abdelazez Mohamed Ahmed, Qiumei Zeng, Kangbing Wua, Kaixun Huang*. Mn3O4 nanoplates and nanoparticles: Synthesis, characterization, electrochemical and catalytic roperties, Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 2010, 183(3): 744-751
17. Jun Zhou, Haidong Li, Jinhong Zeng, Kaixun Huang*. Effects of peroxynitrite-induced protein tyrosine nitration on insulin-stimulated tyrosine phosphorylation in HepG2 cells. Mol Cell Biochem, 2009, 331:49-57
18. Xue G, Liu FX, Wang Y, Huang KX*. Optimization of Synthetic Conditions for the Preparation of Dihomo-gamma-Linolenic Acid from gamma-Linolenic Acid Journal of the American Oil Chemists Society, 2009, 86 (1): 77-82
19. Cheng GE, Huang T, Wu K, Huang KX*. Synthesis of Fiber-Like Porous Microstructures SnO2 Templated by Cotton Fibers and Their Gas Sensing Properties Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2009, 9(3): 2001-2007
20. Zhao PT, Zeng QM, Huang KX. Fabrication of beta-NiS hollow sphere consisting of nanoflakes via a hydrothermal process Materials Letters, 2009, 63 (2): 313-315
21. Yu Zhang, Kaixun Huang*. DFT studies on the role of glutamate residue in the tyrosine nitration. Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM. 2008, 864(1-3): 48-55
22. Jinhong Zeng, Shaoqing Du, Jun Zhou, Kaixun Huang*. Role of SelS in lipopolysaccharide- induced inflammatory response in hepatoma HepG2 cells. Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics, 2008, 478: 1–6
23. Guoe Cheng, Tao Huang, Kui Wu and Kaixun Huang*. Synthesis of Fiber-Like Porous Microstructures SnO2 Templated by Cotton Fibers and Their Gas Sensing Properties. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2008, 8, 1-7
24. Pingtang Zhao, Qiumei Zeng, Xianliang He, Hao Tang, Kaixun Huang*. Preparation of γ-MnS hollow spheres consisting of cones by a hydrothermal method. Journal of Crystal Growth, 2008, 310: 4268–4272
25. Liu HM, Liu SX, Huang KX*. Low-temperature chemical route to bismuth-doped tellurium single-crystalline nanorods. Materials Letters, 2008, 62(12-13): 1983-1985
26. Pingtang Zhao and Kaixun Huang*. Preparation and Characterization of Netted Sphere-like CdS Nanostructures. Crystal Growth & Design. 2008, 8(2): 717–722
27. Pingtang Zhao, Jinmin Wang, Guoe Chen, Zhou Xiao, Jing Zhou, Dean Chen, and Kaixun Huang*. Hydrothermal Synthesis of PbS Hollow Spheres with Single Crystal-Like Electron Diffraction Patterns. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. 2008, 8: 379-385