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Independent experts nominated by country party

Huafang Wang

First name
Last name
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Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
Agricultural Sciences
Plant Science
UN languages spoken


Geographical Focus
Job function
Telephone number
86 10 62338249/13681568100
Work experience
Courses Taught (1981-2011)_x000D_
1)Plant cell and gene engineering _x000D_
2) Plant Biotechnology_x000D_
3)Plant Tissue Culture_x000D_
Areas of Research Interests:_x000D_
1 Molecular improvements of trees for drought adaptability, faster growth and higher quality timbers for forestry, wood/paper and bioenergy industrials._x000D_
2) Micropropagation of elite clones of woody plants.Development of tree species
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
Ph D, Plant physiology and Biochemistry, China Agriculture University, 1992
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Yin Weilun and Wang Huafang, 2009, Forestry V Biotechnology, Science Press, Beijing, ISBN/978-7-03-025955-4 _x000D_
2. Ji-Ren Chen, Jing-Jing Lv, Rong Liu, Xing-Yao Xiong, Tian-xiang Wang, Shou-Yi Chen, Lan-Bin Guo, Hua-Fang Wang,2010, DREB1C from Medicago truncatula enhances freezing tolerance in transgenic M. truncatula and China Rose (Rosa chinensis Jacq.),Plant Growth Regulation, 2010. 60(3):199-211 _x000D_
3. Ji-Ren Chen, Xingyao Xiong, Tian-Xiang Wang, Jing-Jing Lu¨, Shou-Yi Chen,Hua-Fang Wang, 2009, Rapid Construction of a Plant RNA Interference Expression Vector for Hairpin RNA–Mediated Targeting Using a PCR-Based Method. DNA AND CELL BIOLOGY, 28( 12): 605–613_x000D_
4. Ji-Ren Chen, Jing-Jing Lu, Hua-Fang Wang, 2008, Rapid and Efficient Gene Splicing Using Megaprimer-Based Protocol. Mol Biotechnol, 40:224–230_x000D_
5. Ji-Ren Chen, Jing-Jing Lü, Tian-Xiang Wang, Shou-Yi Chen, Hua-Fang Wang, 2009, Activation of a DRE-binding transcription factor from Medicago truncatula by deleting a Ser/Thr-rich region. In Vitro Cell.Dev.Biol.-Plant, 45(1):1-10
Other activities
1. Member of Chinese Society of Forestry _x000D_
2. Members of the Sixth Committee of Poplar in China_x000D_
3. Member of Beijing Society of Forestry _x000D_
4. Member of Chinese Botany Society
1. Excellent Teacher Award by Baogang _x000D_
2. Second place award of National Science and Technology Progress Award for Innovative Research Achievements in Dwarfing of Woody Plants for Ornamental Uses, The Chinese Government, 2008 _x000D_
3. Second place award for Excellent Research Achievement in Woody Plant Biotechnology, Beijing Municipal Government, 2005
Organisation name
Beijing Forestry University
Organisation street address
13 Tsinghua East Road, College of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology
Organisation city
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