• Bing Fan
    • Professor
    • Phone No: 027-87686210
    • E-mail: bingfan@whu.edu.cn


    Research Field

    ·  Endodontics

    ·  Morphology of root canal system and its infection control


    ·  Ph.D. candidate, from September 1996 to June 1999, Majored in Oral Biology, Supervised by Prof. Fan Mingwen

    ·  Postgraduate student for a Master’s degree, from September 1986 to June 1989

    ·  Undergraduate student, from September 1981 to June 1986

    Oversea Study and Visit

    ·  August, 1997-August, 1998  Academic Center for Dentistry in Amsterdam, Visiting Scholar

    Honors and Awards

    ·  Science and Technology Progress Second Prize of China

    ·  First prize of root canal treatment in asia-pacific region (Malaysia)

    ·  First prize of provincial teaching achievement award of hubei provincial college of higher    education

    ·  First prize in science and technology progress of the ministry of education


    1.     Gutmann JL Fan B Tooth Morphology, Isolation and Access, Cohen’s
    pathways of the pulp, eleventh edition, Editors: Kenneth M. Hargreaves, Louis H. Berman
    Elsevier Inc., p 130-208

    2.     Wei. Fan, Yanyun. Li, Qing. Sun, Tengjiao. Ma, and Bing. Fan*, 'Calcium-Silicate Mesoporous Nanoparticles Loaded with Chlorhexidine for Both Anti- Enterococcus Faecalis and Mineralization Properties', J Nanobiotechnology, 2016;14(1):72.IF=4.239

    3.     Xianhua. Gao, F. R. Tay, J. L. Gutmann, Wei. Fan, Ting. Xu, and Bing. Fan*, Micro-Ct Evaluation of Apical Delta Mprphologies in Human Teeth, Sci Rep 2016. DOI: 10.1038/srep36501 IF=5.228

    4.     Liu SY, Tonggu L, Niu LN, Gong SQ, Fan B, Wang L, Zhao JH, Huang C, Pashley DH, Tay FR. Antimicrobial activity of a quaternary ammonium methacryloxy silicate-containing acrylic resin: a randomised clinical trial. IF=5.228

    5.     Xu T, Tay FR, Gutmann JL, Fan B, Fan W, Huang Z, Sun Q: Micro Computed Tomography Assessment of Apical Accessory Canal Morphologies. J Endod 2016

    6.     Fan W, Wu Y, Ma T, Li Y, Fan B: Substantivity of Ag-Ca-Si mesoporous nanoparticles on dentin and its ability to inhibit Enterococcus faecalis. Journal of materials science Materials in medicine 2016, 27(1):16.

    7.     Wei Fan, Daming Wu, Tengjiao Ma, Bing Fan. Ag-loaded mesoporous bioactive glasses against Enterococcus faecalis biofilm in root canal of human teeth. Dental Materials Journal. 2015;34(1), 54-60.

    8.     Wei Fan, Daming Wu, Franklin R. Tay, Tengjiao Ma, Bing Fan. Effects of adsorbed and templated nanosilver in mesoporous calcium-silicate nanoparticles on inhibition of bacteria colonization of dentin. International Journal of Nanomedicine. 2014; 9(1):5217-5230.

    9.     Na Liu, Wei Fan, Chengtie Wu, Bing Fan. The interactions of Mg2+/Zn2+-containing silicate materials with stem cells and bacteria. Materials Letters. 2013; 112: 105-108. 

    10.   Wu D, Fan W, Kishen A, Gutmann JL, Fan B. Evaluation of the antibacterial efficacy of silver nanoparticles against Enterococcus faecalis biofilm. J Endod 2014;40(2):285-290.

    11.   Solomonov M, Paque F, Fan B*, Eilat Y, Berman LH. The challenge of C-shaped canal systems: a comparative study of the self-adjusting file and ProTaper. J Endod 2012;38(2):209-214.

    12.   Fan B*, Ye W, Xie E, Wu H, Gutmann JL. Three-dimensional morphological analysis of C-shaped canals in mandibular first premolars in a Chinese population. Int Endod J 2012;45(11):1035-1041.

    13.   Fan B*, Pan Y, Gao Y, Fang F, Wu Q, Gutmann JL. Three-dimensional morphologic analysis of isthmuses in the mesial roots of mandibular molars. J Endod 2010;36(11):1866-1869.

    14.   Ding J, Gutmann JL, Fan B*, Lu Y, Chen H. Investigation of apex locators and related morphological factors. J Endod 2010;36(8):1399-1403.

    15.   Mirfendereski M, Roth K, Fan B*, Dubrowski A, Carnahan H, Azarpazhooh A, et al. Technique acquisition in the use of two thermoplasticized root filling methods by inexperienced dental students: a microcomputed tomography analysis. J Endod 2009;35(11):1512-1517.

    16.   Fan B*, Min Y, Lu G, Yang J, Cheung GS, Gutmann JL. Negotiation of C-shaped canal systems in mandibular second molars. J Endod 2009;35(7):1003-1008.

    17.   Fan W, Fan B*, Gutmann JL, Fan M. Identification of a C-shaped canal system in mandibular second molars. Part III. Anatomic features revealed by digital subtraction radiography. J Endod 2008;34(10):1187-1190.

    18.   Fan B*, Yang J, Gutmann JL, Fan M. Root canal systems in mandibular first premolars with C-shaped root configurations. Part I: Microcomputed tomography mapping of the radicular groove and associated root canal cross-sections. J Endod 2008;34(11):1337-1341.

    19.   Fan B*, Gao Y, Fan W, Gutmann JL. Identification of a C-shaped canal system in mandibular second molars-part II: the effect of bone image superimposition and intraradicular contrast medium on radiograph interpretation. J Endod 2008;34(2):160-165.