2017 APS Outstanding Contribution Awards

Published: 2017-11-17

APS (ActaPharmacologica Sinica), published monthly in English, is an international peer-reviewed journal. With the leading by Professor Jian Ding, Editor-in-Chief, and the support from a respected global editorial board, APS is continuously growing to a high-level journal in the area of pharmacology and related life sciences. We owe all the journal progress to our authors,reviewers, and guest editors. To acknowledge their fine contributions to the journal, we set awards to outstanding papers, reviewers, and guest editors.

APS Outstanding Paper Award

Androgen receptor: structure, role inprostate cancer and drug discovery

TAN, M. H. Eileen; LI, Jun; XU, H. Eric; MELCHER,Karsten; YONG, Eu-leong

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2015 Jan;36(1):3-23. doi: 10.1038/aps.2014.18.Epub 2014 Jun 9.

Protein tyrosine phosphatases as potential therapeutic targets

HE, Rong-jun; YU, Zhi-hong; ZHANG, Ruo-yu; ZHANG,Zhong-yin

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2014 Oct;35(10):1227-46. doi:10.1038/aps.2014.80. Epub 2014 Sep 15.

EZH2: biology, disease, and structure-baseddrug discovery

TAN,Jin-zhi; YAN, Yan; WANG, Xiao-xi; JIANG, Yi; XU, H. Eric

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2014 Feb;35(2):161-74. doi: 10.1038/aps.2013.161.Epub 2013 Dec 23.

Immunomodulatory effects of lactoferrin


Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2014 May;35(5):557-66. doi:10.1038/aps.2013.200.

Microvesicles and diabetic complications -novel mediators, potential biomarkers and therapeutic targets

WANG,Ying; CHEN, Li-ming; LIU, Ming-lin

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2014Apr;35(4):433-43. doi: 10.1038/aps.2013.188. Epub 2014 Mar 10.

Anti-tumor activities of active ingredientsin Compound Kushen Injection

WANG,Wei; YOU, Rong-li; QIN, Wen-jie; HAI, Li-na; FANG, Ming-jing; HUANG, Guo-hua; KANG,Rui-xia; LI, Ming-hua; QIAO, Yu-feng; LI, Jian-wei; LI, An-ping

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2015Jun;36(6):676-9. doi: 10.1038/aps.2015.24. Epub 2015 May 18.

Recent progress regarding the bioactivities,biosynthesis and synthesis of naturally occurring resorcinolic macrolides

XU,Jing; JIANG, Cheng-shi; ZHANG, Zai-long; MA, Wen-quan; GUO, Yue-wei

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2014Mar;35(3):316-30. doi: 10.1038/aps.2013.155. Epub 2014 Jan 27.

Toward rapamycin analog (rapalog)-based precision cancer therapy

MENG,Ling-hua; ZHENG, X. F. Steven

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2015 Oct;36(10):1163-9. doi: 10.1038/aps.2015.68.Epub 2015 Aug 24.

Nanoscale monitoring of drug actions on cellmembrane using atomic force microscopy

LI,Mi; LIU, Lian-qing; XI, Ning; WANG, Yue-chao

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2015Jul;36(7):769-82. doi: 10.1038/aps.2015.28. Epub 2015 Jun 1.

ROR nuclear receptors: structures, related diseases, and drug discovery

ZHANG,Yan; LUO, Xiao-yu; WU, Dong-hai; XU, Yong

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2015 Jan;36(1):71-87. doi: 10.1038/aps.2014.120.Epub 2014 Dec 15.

Hydrogen sulfide inhibitshomocysteine-induced endoplasmic reticulum stress and neuronal apoptosis in rathippocampus via upregulation of the BDNF-TrkB pathway

WEI,Hai-jun; XU, Jin-hua; LI, Man-hong; TANG, Ji-ping; ZOU, Wei; ZHANG, Ping; WANG,Li; WANG, Chun-yan; TANG, Xiao-qing

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2014Jun;35(6):707-15. doi: 10.1038/aps.2013.197. Epub 2014 Apr 21.

Piperlongumine induces apoptotic andautophagic death of the primary myeloid leukemia cells from patients viaactivation of ROS-p38/JNK pathways

XIONG,Xin-xin; LIU, Ju-mei; QIU, Xin-yao; PAN, Feng; YU, Shang-bin; CHEN, Xiao-qian

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2015Mar;36(3):362-74. doi: 10.1038/aps.2014.141. Epub 2015 Jan 26.

Resveratrol effectively attenuates alpha-naphthylisothiocyanate-inducedacute cholestasis and liver injury through choleretic and anti-inflammatorymechanisms

WANG,Tao; ZHOU, Zhi-xing; SUN, Li-xin; LI, Xia; XU, Zhi-meng; CHEN, Mi; ZHAO,Guo-lin; JIANG, Zhen-zhou; ZHANG, Lu-yong*

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2014Dec;35(12):1527-36. doi: 10.1038/aps.2014.119. Epub 2014 Nov 24.

Ginsenoside Rd promotes neurogenesis in ratbrain after transient focal cerebral ischemia via activation of PI3K/Aktpathway

LIU,Xin-yu; ZHOU, Xin-yu; HOU, Jin-cai; ZHU, Hua; WANG, Zhong; LIU, Jian-xun; ZHENG,Yong-qiu

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2015Apr;36(4):421-8. doi: 10.1038/aps.2014.156. Epub 2015 Mar 16.

Icaritin suppresses the proliferation ofhuman osteosarcoma cells in vitro by increasing apoptosis and decreasing MMPexpression

WANG,Xiao-fang; WANG, Jun.

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2014Apr;35(4):531-9. doi: 10.1038/aps.2013.178. Epub 2014 Mar 10.

Curcumin attenuates brain edema in mice withintracerebral hemorrhage through inhibition of AQP4 and AQP9 expression

WANG,Bao-feng; CUI, Zhen-wen; ZHONG, Zhi-hong; SUN, Yu-hao; SUN, Qing-fang; YANG,Guo-yuan; BIAN, Liu-guan*

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2015 Aug;36(8):939-48. doi: 10.1038/aps.2015.47.Epub 2015 Jun 29.

Green tea polyphenolepigallocatechin-3-gallate ameliorates insulin resistance in non-alcoholicfatty liver disease mice

GAN,Lu; MENG, Zi-jun; XIONG, Ri-bo; GUO, Jin-qiang; LU, Xiao-cui; ZHENG, Zhi-wei; DENG,Yan-ping; LUO, Bing-de; ZOU, Fei; LI, Hua

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2015 May;36(5):597-605. doi:10.1038/aps.2015.11. Epub 2015 Apr 20.

MIR-506 suppresses proliferation of hepatomacells through targeting YAP mRNA 3 ' UTR

WANG,Yue; CUI, Ming; SUN, Bao-di; LIU, Fa-bao; ZHANG, Xiao-dong; YE, Li-hong

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2014Sep;35(9):1207-14. doi: 10.1038/aps.2014.59. Epub 2014 Aug 4.

Nrf2 pathway activation contributes to anti-fibrosis effects ofginsenoside Rg1 in a rat model of alcohol-and CCI4-induced hepatic fibrosis

LI,Jian-ping; GAO, Yan; CHU, Shi-feng; ZHANG, Zhao; XIA, Cong-yuan; MOU, Zheng; SONG,Xiu-yun; HE, Wen-bin; GUO, Xiao-feng; CHEN, Nai-hong

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2014 Aug;35(8):1031-44. doi:10.1038/aps.2014.41. Epub 2014 Jun 30.

Matrine pretreatment improves cardiacfunction in rats with diabetic cardiomyopathy via suppressing ROS/TLR-4signaling pathway

LIU,Zhong-wei; WANG, Jun-kui; QIU, Chuan; GUAN, Gong-chang; LIU, Xin-hong; LI,Shang-jian; DENG, Zheng-rong

Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2015Mar;36(3):323-33. doi: 10.1038/aps.2014.127. Epub 2015 Jan 26.

APS Outstanding Reviewer Award




QI, Qi

ZHU, Hua

ZHOU, Zhaoli

JIAO, Zheng














APS Outstanding Guest Editor Award

GAO, Zhao-bing (Ion Channels, Vol.37, No. 1)

HUANG,Yong-zhuo & LI, Ya-ping (Cancer Nanobiotechnology, Vol. 38, No. 6)

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