• Rong Jia
    • Professor
    • Phone No: 027-87686227
    • E-mail: jiarong@whu.edu.cn


    Research Field

    ·RNA splicing and oral cancer

    ·RNA splicing and oral immune

    ·Prevention of dental caries



    Ph.D. Oral Biology, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, 2004

    Master Degree in Stomatology. Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, 2001

    Bachelor Degree in Stomatology. Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China, 1994


    Oversea study and visit

    2010-2015 Visiting scientist, HIV and AIDS Malignancy Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD. (Mentor; Dr. Zhi-Ming Zheng) 


    Honors and Awards

    2005   Science and Technology Progress Award of Ministry of Education, China

    2005   International Association of Dental Research, Chinese Division travel award, Baltimore, MD

    2004   Chinese Medical Science and Technology Award, China

    2004   Outstanding graduate student fellowship, Wuhan University, China

    2003   Outstanding graduate student fellowship, Wuhan University, China

    2002   Outstanding graduate student fellowship, Wuhan University, China 


    Publications (selected)

    1. Rong Jia, Cuiling Li, Philip J. McCoy, Chu-Xia Deng, Zhi-Ming Zheng. SRp20 is a proto-oncogene critical for cell proliferation and tumor induction and maintenance. International Journal of Biological Sciences. 2010,6(7):806-26.

    2. Masahiko Ajiro #, Rong Jia #, Yanqin Yang, Jun Zhu, Zhi-Ming Zheng. A genome landscape of SRSF3-regulated splicing events and gene expression in human osteosarcoma U2OS cells. Nucleic Acids Research. 2016,44(4):1854-70. (co-first author)

    3. Jihua Guo, Jun Jia, Rong Jia *. PTBP1 and PTBP2 impaired autoregulation of SRSF3 in cancer cells. Scientific Reports. 2015,5:14548. (corresponding author) 

    4. Cheng Yu #, Jihua Guo #, Yu Liu, Jun Jia *, Rong Jia *, Mingwen Fan *. Oral squamous cancer cell exploits hnRNP A1 to regulate cell cycle and proliferation. Journal of cellular physiology. 2015,230(9):2252-61. (co-corresponding author)

    5. Rong Jia #, Si Zhang #, Miaomiao Liu #, Yan Zhang, Yu Liu, Mingwen Fan *, Jihua Guo *. HnRNP L is important for the expression of oncogene SRSF3 and oncogenic potential of oral squamous cell carcinoma cells. Scientific Reports. 2016,6:35976. (co-first author)