Dr. Wei Xi (韋栖博士)

Lecturer II
Ph.D. HKBU (Hong Kong)

Office: SMC 12 /F, College of International Education, Shek Mun Campus
Tel: (852) 3411-3341
Fax: (852) 3411-5990
Email: weixisisi@hkbu.edu.hk

EDUCATION

Ph.D. Department of Biology, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
M.Sc. School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China.
B.Sc. School of Pharmacy, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, China.

TEACHING

Biodiversity and Conservation
Restoration Ecology and Habitat Management

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Environmental Toxicology
Environmental Analysis and Testing
Phytoremediation and Restoration Ecology
Low Impact Development and Sustainability

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

X Wei, HT Wan, YG Zhao, MH Wong, JP Giesy, Chris KC Wong (2012) Effects of Perinatal Exposure to Bisphenol A and Di(2-ethylhexyl)-phthalate on Gonadal Development of Male Mice. Environ Sci Pollut Res 19(7):2515-2527.

Law AY, X Wei, Zhang X, Mak NK, Cheung KC, Wong MH, Giesy JP, Wong CK. 2012. Biological analysis of endocrine-disrupting chemicals in animal meats from the Pearl River Delta, China. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 22(1):93-100.

H.T. Wan, Y.G. Zhao, X. Wei, K.Y. Hui, J.P. Giesy, C.K. Wong 2012. PFOS-induced hepatic steatosis, the mechanistic actions on β-oxidation and lipid transport Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1820 (2012) 1092–1101

X Wei, Yeqing Huang, Ming H. Wong, John P. Giesy, Chris KC Wong. 2011. Assessment of Risk to Humans of Bisphenol A in Marine and Freshwater Fish from Pearl River Delta, China. Chemosphere. 85(1):122-8.

X Wei, Leung KS, Wong MH, Giesy J, Cai ZW, Chris KC Wong. 2010. Assessment of Risk of PCDD/Fs and Dioxin-like PCBs in Marine and Freshwater Fish in Pearl River Delta, China. Mar Pollut Bull. 63(5-12):166-71.

Zhao YG, Wan HT, Law AY, X Wei, Huang YQ, Giesy JP, Wong MH, Wong CK. 2011. Risk assessment for human consumption of perfluorinated compound-contaminated freshwater and marine fish from Hong Kong and Xiamen. Chemosphere. 85(2):277-83.

X Wei, CKF Lee, WSB Yeung, John P Giesy, MH Wong, Xiaowei Zhang, Markus Hecker, Chris KC Wong. 2010. Effect of Perinatal and Postnatal Bisphenol A Exposure to the Regulatory Circuits at the hypothalamus-pituitary-gonadal axis of CD-1 Mice. Reprod Toxicol. 31(4):409-17.

X Wei, Ching LY, Cheng SH, Wong MH, Wong CK. The detection of dioxin- and estrogen-like pollutants in marine and freshwater fishes cultivated in Pearl River Delta, China. Environ Pollut. 158(6):2302-9.

X Wei, Wu SC, Nie XP, Yediler A, Wong MH. The effects of residual tetracycline on soil enzymatic activities and plant growth. J Environ Sci Health B. 2009 Jun; 44(5):461-71.

X Wei, Wu SC, Nie XP , Yediler A, MH Wong. Roles of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in the Phytoremediation of Tetracycline and Ciprofloxacin Contaminated Soils Using Astrgalus sinicus L. 2009 Chemosphere 73(8) 154-161.