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Liefeng Zhang Associate Professor

Research Interests: 
  • Supramolecular studies of bio-macromolecular drugs
  • Study on transport mechanism of protein drugs

Educational Background

PhD, Biochemistry and molecular biology, Nanjing Agricultural University (2007)

BA, Food Science, Nanjing Agricultural University (1998)

Research Projects

  • National Natural Science Foundation (youth) project, the project name: amphiphilic lipid-peptide-mediated transmembrane transport of insulin and its mechanism, (no: 81302688);
  • Doctor point Foundation of the education ministry, the project name: novel cell-penetrating peptide oral delivery of insulin Cyclodextrin supramolecular and the study of bioavailability, (no: 20103207120008)

Journal Articles

  • Zhang C, Sun T, Zhou P, Zhu Q, Zhang L. Role of Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor-2 in the Cerebellar Cortex in Cardiovascular Modulation in Anaesthetized Rats. Neurochem Res. 2016, 41,804-812.
  • Zhang Y, Li L, Han M, Hu J, Zhang L. Amphiphilic Lipopeptide-Mediated Transport of Insulin and Cell Membrane Penetration Mechanism. 2015, 20, 21569-21583
  • Zhang L, Zhang Z, Li N, Wang N, Wang Y,Tang S, Xu L, Ren Y. Synthesis and evaluation of a novel-β-cyclodextrin derivative for oral insulin delivery and absorption. Int. J. Biol. Macromol. 2013, 61, 494– 500.
  • Zhang L, Song L, Zhang C, Ren Y. Improving intestinal insulin absorption efficiency through coadministration of cell-penetrating peptide and hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin. Carbohyd. Polym. 2012, 87, 1822– 1827.