Research Progress

[13-05-2019]Chinese Researchers Identify a Novel Regulator of STAT3 activity, Th17 differentiation and CAC de...

In a joint study with Prof. XIA Huimin from Guangzhou Women and Children’s Medical Center, Prof. WANG Yanyi from Wuhan Institute of Virology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, has identified a molecule, called FAM64A, as a positive regulator of STAT3 activity. They performed a large-scale screen to identify candidate proteins that regulate STAT3 activity by reporter assays, and found that FAM...

[22-04-2019]Scientists design a training program for BSL-4 laboratory users

In a recent study, the team led by Prof. YUAN Zhiming in Wuhan Institute of Virology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences designed a training program for BSL-4 laboratory users that follows local, national, and international guidelines and regulations. Their program ensures the safety and security of staff involved in research at the Wuhan BSL-4 laboratory.

[09-04-2019]Scientists uncover a novel strategy to combat human congenital viral infections through enhancing...

Recently, in a joint cooperation among the research group led by Prof. ZHOU Xi from Wuhan Institute of Virology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the research teams led by Prof. QIN Chengfeng from Beijing Institute of Microbiology and Epidemiology of the Academy of Military Medical Sciences and Prof. HU Baoyang from Institute of Zoology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the scientists f...

[28-03-2019]New progress is achieved in research fields of virology and nanotechnology

Molecule encapsulation in virus-based nanoparticles (VNPs) is an emerging bioinspired way to design novel functional nanostructures and devices. In a joint study, the research groups led by Prof. LI Feng from Wuhan Institute of Virology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Prof. ZHANG Xian’en from Institute of Biophysics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences reported a general cargo-compatible ...