HENU Gets Two International Joint Laboratories of Henan Province

2017-12-31

On December 22nd, Science and Technology Department of Henan Province released the list of the Construction of International Joint Laboratories in 2017. The Functional Research Laboratory of Medicine and Food Dual-use Resources and the Nuclear Protein Gene Regulatory Laboratory of HENU were on the list.

The construction of the Henan Provincial International Joint Functional Research Laboratory of Medicine and Food Dual-use Resources is based on HENU School of Pharmacy, carrying out cooperative researches with the Egyptian National Agricultural Center, Clemson University in the USA and Jiangyuan National University in Korea, etc.. The Laboratory has pioneered the establishment of the polyamine conjugate on its transporter recognition and tumor targeting cell model in the world, elucidating the molecular mechanism of this conjugate's anti-tumor effect.

The construction of the Henan Provincial International Joint Laboratory of Nuclear Protein Gene Regulatory is based on HENU School of Basic Medical Sciences, carrying out cooperative researches with universities and research institutes such as New York City College, Cornell University, University of Texas and Tokyo Medical Research Institute. The Laboratory has successfully developed the world's first nuclear protein PCNP gene knockout mouse, which is the first to prove that the nucleoprotein PCNP can inhibit neuroblastoma.