Career History

Senior Research Associate: Norwich Medical School, the United Kingdom

Scientific Assistant: University of Kassel; and Brandenburg University of Technology, Germany

Doctor-in-Charge and Executive Editor: Centre for Diseases Control and Prevention, Anhui China

Academic Background

CPD Certificates:

  • University of York, UK
  • St Catherine’s College, Oxford, UK
  • University of Sheffield, UK
  • University of Glasgow, UK
  • Phast, London, UK
  • Master University of Heidelberg, Germany
  • Bachelor Hefei United University, China

All Publications

Gao, C., Yang, Y., Shi, F., Wang, J., Steverding, D., Wang, X.

(2015)

Development of an immunochromatographic test for diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis based on detection of a circulating antigen,

in PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases

9

(6)

article no. e0003902

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(Article)

(Published)


Gao, C., Ding, D., Wang, J., Steverding, D., Wang, X., Yang, Y., Shi, F.

(2015)

Development of a LAMP assay for detection of Leishmania infantum infection in dogs using conjunctival swab samples,

in Parasites & Vectors

8

article no. 370

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(Article)

(Published)


Wang, J., Gao, C., Steverding, D., Wang, X., Shi, F., Yang, Y.

(2013)

Differential diagnosis of cystic and alveolar echinococcosis using an immunochromatographic test based on the detection of specific antibodies,

in Parasitology Research

112

(10)

pp. 3627-33

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(Article)

(Published)


Loke, Y., Hinz, I., Wang, X., Salter, C.

(2012)

Systematic review of consistency between adherence to cardiovascular or diabetes medication and health literacy in older adults,

in Annals of Pharmacotherapy

46

(6)

pp. 863-872

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(Article)

(Published)


Fordham, R., Skinner, J., Wang, X., Nolan, J.

(2012)

The economic benefit of hip replacement: a 5-year follow-up of costs and outcomes in the Exeter Primary Outcomes Study,

in BMJ Open

2

(3)

article no. e000752

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(Article)

(Published)


Steverding, D., Sexton, D. W., Wang, X., Gehrke, S. S., Wagner, G. K., Caffrey, C. R.

(2012)

Trypanosoma brucei: chemical evidence that cathepsin L is essential for survival and a relevant drug target,

in International Journal for Parasitology

42

(5)

pp. 481-8

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(Article)

(Published)


Kwok, S., Schelenz, S., Wang, X., Steverding, D.

(2010)

In vitro effect of DNA topoisomerase inhibitors on Candida albicans,

in Medical Mycology

48

(3)

pp. 155-160

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(Article)

(Published)


Shan, Y., Wang, X., Wang, W., He, C., Bao, Y.

(2010)

p38 MAPK plays a distinct role in sulforaphane-induced up-regulation of ARE-dependent enzymes and down-regulation of COX-2 in human bladder cancer cells,

in Oncology Reports

23

(4)

pp. 1133-1138

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(Article)

(Published)


Wang, X., Hunter, P.

(2010)

A systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between self-reported diarrhoeal disease and distance from home to water source,

in American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

83

(3)

pp. 582-584

UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Steverding, D., Wang, X.

(2009)

Evaluation of anti-sleeping sickness drugs and topoisomerase inhibitors in combination on Trypanosoma brucei,

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

63

(6)

pp. 1293-1295

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(Article)

(Published)


Steverding, D., Wang, X.

(2009)

Typanocidal activity of the proteasome inhibitor and anti-cancer drug bortezomib,

in Parasites & Vectors

2

article no. 29

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(Published)


Steverding, D., Wang, X., Sexton, D.

(2009)

The trypanocidal effect of NO-releasing agents is not due to inhibition of the major cysteine proteinase in Trypanosoma brucei,

in Parasitology Research

105

(5)

pp. 1333-1338

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(Article)

(Published)


Wang, X., Jobe, M., Tyler, K., Steverding, D.

(2008)

Efficacy of common laboratory disinfectants and heat on killing trypanosomatid parasites,

in Parasites & Vectors

1

article no. 35

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(Published)


Wang, Y., Xiong, T., Li, Y., Xu, J., Yin, L., Lu, Z., Wang, X.

(2006)

Inhibition of puerarin in the differentiation of marrow stromal cells into adipocytes induced by alcohol,

in Chinese Journal of Clinical Rehabilitation

10

(41)

pp. 172-175

UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Snieder, H., Wang, X., MacGregor, A.

(2005)

Twin methodology,

Encyclopaedia of life sciences

UEA Repository

(Book)

(Published)


Wang, Y., Xiong, T., Li, Y., Xu, J., Yin, L., Lu, Z., Wang, X.

(2004)

Puerarin inhibits differentiation of marrow stromal cells into adipocytes induced by alcohol,

in Chinese Journal of Bone Tumor and Bone Disease

3

(1)

pp. 55-58

UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Zhang, Y., Lu, Z., Xu, J., Yin, L., Xiong, T., Wang, X., Wang, Y.

(2004)

The expression of cyclin E protein in human osteosarcoma,

in Clinical Medicine

24

(3)

pp. 2-3

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(Article)

(Published)


Key Research Interests

Medical Decision analysis, Environment and Economic Evaluation modelling

Health service research; HTA; Research synthesis

Health literacy and medication adherence

Tropical medicine and drug development

Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases prevention

Research Group Membership

Representative of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences in UEA wide research staff skills development and training steering group

Representative of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences on the University's Research Staff Working Group

Contributing editor, of “the Anhui Journal of Preventive Medicine”

The associate of The Public Health Action Support Team PHAST 2012