Name: GUO BAOSHENG

Academic qualifications:

  • 2000-2005: B. Med. Hebei North University, Hebei, China
  • 2005-2008: M. Med. Shanghai University of Chinese Medicine, Shanghai, China; Luo Yang Institute of Orthopedics & Traumatology; Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • 2009- : Ph.D. Student, Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Previous academic positions held:
  • 2004-2005: Resident, The First Affiliated Hospital of Hebei North University
  • 2007-2008: Resident, Luo Yang Orthopeadic-Traumatology Hospital
  • 2008-2009: Research Assistant, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • 2009-: PhD student, Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Present academic position:
  • 2009- PhD student, Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Previous relevant research work:
  • Technical expertise: Bone biomechanics, Bone bioimaging, Bone biology
  • Research area: Muscle atrophy; RNAi-based or phytotherapy-based translational research in osteoporosis

Publication Records: 1 Thesis; 1 Book Chapters; 1 SCI Papers;

Representative publication in the past ten years

  1. Zhang G, Guo BS, Wu H, Tang T, Zhang BT, et al. A delivery system targeting bone formation surfaces to facilitate RNAi-based anabolic therapy. Nature Medicine 2012;18:307-14
  2. Guo BS, Cheung KK, Yeung SS, Zhang BT, Yeung EW. Electrical stimulation influences satellite cell proliferation and apoptosis in unloading-induced muscle atrophy in mice. PLoS One. 2012;7(1):e30348.
  3. Others:

  4. Guo BS. Therapeutic RNAi targeting CKIP-1 for promoting bone formation in an aged rat model of postmenopausal osteoporosis. Young Investigator Award. American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. San Diego 2011.