Job title: Professor of Reproductive medicine
Academic Areas: Reproductive Medicine
Research Interests: Product research and development/application for male and female novel contraceptives; Gamete development
Changhong Zhu, MD, Ph.D, professor and Ph.D mentor. He is the vice director of reproductive medicine center of Tongji medical college, and the vice director of National Clinical Research Institution for Drugs. He is a member of American Society for Endocrinology, Chinese Society for Sexual Medicine. He is the reviewer for several international journals such as Fertility and Sterility, Contraception etc. He was a visiting scholar to University of Cincinnati in 1996-1998. His research interests are focused on two aspects, one is product research and development/application for male and female novel contraceptives, another one is gamete development. He has published over 20 international peer-reviewed papers, and obtained 5 invention patents.
1. Transient scrotal hyperthermia affects human sperm DNA integrity, sperm apoptosis, and sperm protein expression. (2016) Andrology, 4(6):1054-1063.
2. Alterations in the endometrium of rats, rabbits, and Macaca mulatta that received an implantation of copper/low-density polyethylene nanocomposite. (2014) Int J Nanomed, 9:1127-38.
3. In vitro cytotoxicity of Cu2+, Zn2+, Ag+ and their mixtures on primary human endometrial epithelial cells. (2012) Contraception, 85:509-18.
4. Will ethylene oxide sterilization influence the application of novel Cu/LDPE nanocomposite intrauterine devices? (2009) Contraception, 79: 65-70.