Liwei Huang, M.D., Ph.D.


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1995 - 1999:  Ph.D. in Immunology and Nephrology, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China.  

1985 - 1991:  M.D. in Medicine, Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou, China. 


Jun 2001 - present:  Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Urology Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, USA

Apr 2000 - Jun 2001:  Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Urology Department, New York University Medical Center, New York, USA

Jul 1991 - Sept 1995:  Resident in the Department of Internal Medicine, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China


2003 American Urological Association Travel Award to the Summer Research Conference: Prostate Growth for Benign and Malignant Disease, Houston, TX

1997  Excellence Award for students, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China

1991  Excellence Award for students, Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Sciences,  Guangzhou, China


2003 - present: Member of the Society for Basic Urologic Research

2002 - present: Member of the Endocrine Society

2002 - present: Member of the American Society of Andrology


Oct. 2002:  Huang L, Pu Y, Birch L, Prins GS:  Neonatal estrogen alters FGF-10 and BMP-4 expression in the development rat prostate.  The 23rd Annual Minisymposium on Reproductive Biology. Center for Reproductive Science, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. 


Yao Q, Jiang Q, Huang L, Dong Y, Zhang N:  Predict and treatment of Stillís Disease in adult. Zhong Hua Nei Ke Za Zhi 33 (6): 410, 1994.

Huang L, Bi Z:  New therapy in the CRF secondary hyperparathyroidism. Foreign Medicine 16: 227-229, 1996.

Huang L, Li X:  Erythropoietin and hypertension. Foreign Medicine 17:1-3, 1997.

Huang L, Li X:  Case analysis: Recurrent proteinuria, cough and dyspnea. Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi Oct (10), 1997.

Huang L, Li X:  Benign nephrosclerosis. Middle Stage Medicine 1: 5-7, 1998.

Gilleran JP, Putz O, DeJong M, DeJong S, Birch L, Pu Y, Huang L, Prins GS:  The role of prolactin in the prostatic inflammatory response to neonatal estrogen. Endocrinology 144 (5): 2046-2054, 2003.

Zhu X, Chen J, Huang L, Gao J, Zhang Z, Pak J, Wu X-r:  Renal tubular specific expression and urinary secretion of human growth hormone: a kidney based transgenic bioreactor. Transgenic Research 12: 155-162, 2003.

Huang L, Wu X-R:  P.S.C.A.: A marker for advanced stage of urothelial development. (In preparation)

Huang L, Pu Y, Alam S, Birch L, Prins GS. Review: Estrogenic Regulation of Signaling Pathways and Homeobox Genes during Prostate Development. J Andrology. (submitted), 2003.


Huang L, Li X, Bi Z:  Role of interstitial infiltrated lymphocytes in the mediation of heymann nephritis. Annual Meeting of ASN, Miami, FL, 1999.

Pu Y, Huang L, Birch L, Prins GS: Sonic Hedgehog-Ptc-Gli signaling in developing rat prostate and lobe-specific suppression by neonatal estrogens. The Endocrine Society 85th Annual Meeting. Philadelphia, PA, June 19-23, 2003, p.523, #P3-205.

Huang L, Pu Y, Shumyle A, Prins GS: Neonatal estrogen exposure disrupts prostate morphogenesis through alterations in BMP-4, BMP-7 and FGF-10 expression. The Endocrine Society 85th Annual Meeting. Philadelphia, PA, June 19-23, 2003, p.334, #P2-113.

Liwei Huang, M.D., Ph.D.

University of Illinois at Chicago

Department of Urology; M/C 955

820 S. Wood Street

Chicago, IL  60612-7310

(312) 413 - 7801 - Voice Number

(312) 996 - 9649 - Fax Number - Email Address

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