Yong Song

Dr, GradDipComp Canberra, MD Gianghan, PhD Murd.

  • The University of Western Australia (M409), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

20092018
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Personal profile

Biography

Dr Yong Song is a full time academic at the University of Western Australia. He graduated with M.D. degree and Master degree in Respiratory Medicine in China in 1999. He subsequently pursued PhD studies with APAI scholarship and undertook a postdoctoral position at School of Molecular and Biomedical Sciences, Murdoch University. Since 2010, he was appointed Assistant Research Professor in the Centre for Neonatal Research and Education, UWA.

Funding overview

Research Development Awards, UWA
UWA Research Collaboration Awards
The Ada Bartholomew Medical Research Trust, Ada Bartholomew Grant
Starter Grant, Women and Infants Research Foundation

Research

Dr Song’s research focused on the neonatal respiratory biology. He is particularly interested in the molecular mechanisms underlying functional and phenotypic changes of the neonatal respiratory system in response to prenatal and postnatal injuries. He has extensive experience in developmental regulation, molecular signalling, cellular pathways, oxidative stress, epigenetic regulation and mitochondrial dysfunction, which render him capable of deciphering the fundamental mechanisms of newborn respiratory diseases.

Keywords

  • Respiratory biology
  • Respiratory diseases of preterm birth
  • Diaphragm dysfunction
  • Cellular and molecular pathways
  • Mitochondrial dysfunction and oxidative stress

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Research Output 2009 2018

BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF PRETERM BIRTH ON AIRWAY DEVELOPMENT

Shan, Y., Noble, P., York, E., Zhang, B. & Song, Y., Nov 2018, In : Respirology. 23, p. 65-66 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

2 Citations (Scopus)

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of vitamin D in food allergy

Poole, A., Song, Y., Brown, H., Hart, P. H. & Zhang, G. B., 1 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine. 22, 7, p. 3270-3277 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Food Hypersensitivity
Vitamin D
Microbiota
Sunlight
DNA Methylation
6 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical significance of circulating microRNAs as markers in detecting and predicting congenital heart defects in children

Song, Y., Higgins, H., Guo, J., Harrison, K., Schultz, E. N., Hales, B. J., Moses, E. K., Goldblatt, J., Pachter, N. & Zhang, G., 27 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Translational Medicine. 16, 1, 42.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Congenital Heart Defects
MicroRNAs
Atrial Heart Septal Defects
Defects
Cardiovascular Diseases

Cord Blood IL-12 Confers Protection to Clinical Malaria in Early Childhood Life

Song, Y., Aguilar, R., Guo, J., Manaca, M. N., Nhabomba, A., Berthoud, T. K., Khoo, S. K., Wiertsema, S., Barbosa, A., Quintó, L., Laing, I. A., Mayor, A., Guinovart, C., Alonso, P. L., Lesouëf, P. N., Dobaño, C. & Zhang, G. B., 1 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 10860.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Interleukin-12
Fetal Blood
Malaria
Mothers
Genotype
1 Citation (Scopus)
Diaphragm
Gestational Age
Lipopolysaccharides
Inflammation
Myosin Heavy Chains

Projects 2012 2017